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John CooperAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Parked11-Jan-11 11:26
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Not an AeroGraphics model, but a similar sized scratch built version of the Firefly MkII.
steedAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Build27-Jul-10 08:39
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rudder just needs some sanding thennearlly done
steedAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Build24-Jul-10 21:26
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main part of the firefly taking shape at last
steedAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Build17-Jul-10 08:48
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Well at the grand old age of 39 i have decided to get a hobby and you have guessed building a fairey firefly.Having never done a balsa kit before this is my progress so far.My first comment is the instructions are rubbish and tring to find more info about them, is like hitting my head against a brick wall.As i go on with building this i will keep updating the photos and my thought cheers andy
jerry campbellAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Build10-Jul-08 14:02
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Papering went very well with few wrinkles that disapeared with doping. However the rudder fit is requiring a lot of triming to fit. so far each component fits very poorly.
jerry campbellAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Build06-Jul-08 14:30
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The major components are doped and sanded and ready for papering. I've had to do a good bit of trimming to get the wings to fit and they are not perfect but it would take some rebuilding for a better fit.
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jerry campbellAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Build30-Jun-08 23:54
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The repair work is finished, the fuselage wing former is switched around. Also the forward window of the rear cockpit has been cut into balsa slats that have been glued into place. I cut the window from the plans to use as a guide after the slats were in
jerry campbellAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Build28-Jun-08 12:08
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The balsa is excellent, but I am disapointed in both the engineering and the insturctions as well as the plans. The build is a little complicated and both the plans and the instuctions are some what vague making the construction more difficult than it sho
jerry campbellAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Flying28-Jun-08 11:59
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jerry campbellAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Build28-Jun-08 11:57
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I had copies made of the plans so I could cut them aprart for easier building on my board.
jerry campbellAeroGraphics Kit G340 Fairey Firefly Mk 5Build28-Jun-08 11:51
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The kit contains excellent quality stripwood, printed balsa sheets, 3 sheets of plans printed on one side, rather sparse inadequate decals, plastic wheels, vac canopy, clear sheet for the rear oockpit, plastic prop and rubber, It is designed for rubber or
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