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Taking the Plunge......rigging a biplane

May 19 2017 at 11:38 AM
Darrell B  (Login begaultd)
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Hello, friends! I am about to buy a Wingnut Wings Camel. My first biplane and it needs to be rigged. I have looked at EZ line as rigging material but I am not impressed with the roll that I have and was considering black monofilament fishing line. What pound test would be appropriate for a 1/32 scale model? I cant use line diameter since that is not usually listed on US fishing line boxes. Can monofilament be tightened with heat? If you know a better way than monifilament, I would LOVE to hear about it.

Rigging the outside of a biplane AFTER you have spent hours painting it scared the knickers off of me. If you have a technique that works well, I would LOVE to hear about it.

TIA for your expert advice. happy.gif

 
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  • Re: Taking the Plunge......rigging a biplane - Phil Palmer on May 19, 2017, 11:55 AM
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  • Good choice on the WNW Camel. There is a ... - chek on May 19, 2017, 12:14 PM
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  • Rigging - Chris Cowx on May 19, 2017, 1:52 PM
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  • What I use - Preston Pearson on May 19, 2017, 3:04 PM
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  • Before you plunge... - Stuart Milliken on May 19, 2017, 8:10 PM
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