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Old 12-21-2009, 02:43 PM   #11
Gary Maker
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Re: CA Wing Warp

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Sometimes the simplest of ideas can slove a big problem. On my larger models I use "Supershrink" covering and finish it with dope and paint. Sometimes, not always, a slight bend or warp can be taken out simply by using your heat gun and reshrinking the covering while giving the wing a bit of a twist in the opposite direction of the warp.

IF its a fully sheeted wing it probably won't work so good but I have used this idea a few times on open bay wings with great success. Just a thought!
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