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Old 02-02-2019, 01:51 PM   #1
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Mirce F-104 1/4 scale


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Started on this F-104 before Christmas. length 164", span 74" with tip tanks (64" w/o) So far I have used about 90 sheets of balsa, 10 oz of CA and 16 oz of wood glue. Need to up date my pictures for more resent picture as I now have most of the airframe glassed. maddoggie
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Old 02-02-2019, 02:15 PM   #2
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Re: Mirce F-104 1/4 scale

Wow, very impressive. I worked on the real one for 4 years in Germany. worst Airplane I ever worked on. I also had a ride in a Dual 104, Mach 1.6. Hope you add more pictures as you continue the build.
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Re: Mirce F-104 1/4 scale

Brad that is a beast .Keep the build thread going, I'm getting tired of looking at ARF's LOL, great to see some good old build threads again .....
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Re: Mirce F-104 1/4 scale

Hey Brad when are you going to start on the 1/3 scale one?
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Hey Brad when are you going to start on the 1/3 scale one?
When I finish the F 86. maddog
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Re: Mirce F-104 1/4 scale

So....will it be a pusher prop, or a prop in the nose?
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Started on this F-104 before Christmas. length 164", span 74" with tip tanks (64" w/o) So far I have used about 90 sheets of balsa, 10 oz of CA and 16 oz of wood glue. Need to up date my pictures for more resent picture as I now have most of the airframe glassed. maddoggie
Holy geezus that is just the nuts......keep up the great work and keep us in the loop with updates please

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Looking forward to some fresh pix Brad (and seeing it fly).

...heathenrc certainly describes that question Andy.
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Funny, I never consider that power option??? maddoggie
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Funny, I never consider that power option??? maddoggie

Noooooo, that would ruin it.
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