Another lovely example of the ASH26. I’ll get a few more images online, but works in progress. The ASW27 is my guinea pig before going much further on this. All Fiberglass fuselage, elevator and rudder. Wings will be foam core, fiberglassed and then sheeted with ply. At this stage the retract is fitted and the wheel well is cut. A few pics of Johns build below until I can get some time to take some photos.
Another one that has been collecting a bit of dust, but a bit more time now means I can finish it off. Being a chinese model, the quality is not there, but for the amount of money you can’t really argue. Elevator, rudder, aileron, flap, spoiler and retract mean a fair bit of electrics. Not my image.
This fuse has been moving house with me for decades, I originally bought it to build before the ASH26 as a test build to get things right. I’ve just ordered a new canopy for it, but won’t get to it until after a few projects. I’ve located a 3 view with all my measurements and will convert it around the 1/4 to 1/3rd scale, so about 4m wig span.
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…