shoulder to body hubs

Skirt Done, Body Done!

more progress adding caulk to the ribs and inside corners caulk by kimncris, on Flickr attaching the inside door detail (farewell to this clean door BTW – it is totally trashed as of now…) glue back panel by kimncris, on Flickr one of these doors I was lucky and the VHB worked, but the others … Continue reading »

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back door, shoulders and power coupler

while many builders are in Orlando today I drowned my sorrows in more building…. I started on the panels for the back door, tacking them together lightly with CA glue before moving on to the JB weld. ready to be jbwelded by kimncris, on Flickr I tell you this project has definitely renewed my hatred … Continue reading »

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more frame, skin and leg work

worked a little more on the frame today to check my pipe hole alignment I started working on the hubs. I drilled holes in the threaded part pin holes by kimncris, on Flickr after tightening down the screw end as tight as I could get it, I drilled through the holes and tapped it with … Continue reading »

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frame glued up and modifications added

I spent some more time today working on the frame optima battery by kimncris, on Flickr for one thing I think this is the battery I want to get – but I wanted to make sure it will fit in my frame before I got it. So now that I have the frame – I … Continue reading »

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center vents and leg hubs

today I finished up the BobC center vents kit. Thanks Sigge for those drawings, they were a big help.there was a little bit of discoloration, so I polished them a bit with steel wool steel wool by kimncris, on Flickr and used CA glue to assemble the parts glue by kimncris, on Flickr glue by … Continue reading »

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leg troubles

so I set the router table back up today to take care of these shoulder hub circles first I positioned the shoulders shoulder pattern by kimncris, on Flickr and traced around them and the hub itself tracing the circle by kimncris, on Flickr this is where the circle goes by kimncris, on Flickr also I … Continue reading »

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more leg work

worked on the legs a bit more today following the Mike Senna/Victor tutorials cutting the tips off of the pieces that are supposed to be square cut tips off of 4 pieces by kimncris, on Flickr looking good! legs taking shape by kimncris, on Flickr that knot in the wood bugs me but I had … Continue reading »

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