More work on the rudder post, main frame is tacked together, 3mm ply on either side is the stability section for the elevator.
Canopy has been cut from the main fuse, it was just a process of slicing along the lengths and finishing off with a hacksaw blade for the former. Pic below id of the rough finish, it’s yet to be sanded and finialised. Rudder post taking shape, spot glued to have it setup so i can work on the elevator brackets.
Some progress with the Inspira, fuse halves have come together and work started on the rudder post. Carbon tow strengthening all through this front end of the fuse, just in case. With not a lot of info around on build instructions, it all comes back to the builder, what I think will work best and be strong enough but not too heavy.
Well, time to get to it. I always like having a few projects on the move. Ever since I seen this model I’ve always wanted to build it. I know its big, its heavy and it not modern or made on modern developments, but I just adore the big timber birds. Thanks to a few people out there who have helped me get info together on it. There are a couple of versions, this 4.5m span, a smaller version at…