Era Model Service
Quality Plan Sets for Radio Control Aircraft
Carl Goldberg's 1938 Comet Clipper
The completed upper and lower longerons.
Right click, download and print this chart, easier than using the one on the plan.
Cut all the diagonals first, and stick them on a board in order of use.
panoramic view of the first fuselage side. Note the way the
middle horizontal pieces in the front are short pieces, the diagonals
they intersect are full length.
These short pieces will be
doubled on the outside by
1/32 sheeting and by 1/8 by 3/8 stringers, and by 1/32 sheeting on
the inside. Leave the upper, lower,
and mid-front longerons long
in front to aid in framing up the sides later on. The upper front diagonals must
be set back on the bottom to clear the base of the
A sheet of plastic wrap is placed
over the first fuselage side and the second is built over the top,
ensuring that both are identical.
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