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Old 05-01-2018, 01:22 AM
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I'm impressed with the amount of effort you've put into this! You may end up with Iranians wanting you to build some for them!
Gerald Bull (of Martlets and, later, "Babylon Gun" fame) would advise against that, but only via a ouija board or a shaman... :-)
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Old 05-01-2018, 08:43 AM
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I'm impressed with the amount of effort you've put into this! You may end up with Iranians wanting you to build some for them!


They can have the prototype if they want it. I think I can do better with the next one.

I'd suspect that the performance of the IR camera, which will have a wooden lens, will be sub-par, so the joke's on them.
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Old 05-05-2018, 07:47 PM
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Rusto 2x white primer is on. Found a few gaps in fillets around the wings that I'll need to fill, but mostly looks OK.

The nose cone will eventually be painted separately, once I, you know, actually make it.
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