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The Big Spit - Still Here

September 24 2010 at 5:39 PM

Ted Preston  (Login TeddieP)
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Yep, in case anyone was curious, the Big Spit is still on the workbench and still in production. Finished up the dashboard/instrument panel and test-fitted it to the lower bulkhead. I managed to pull off the fuel and oil pressure guages (the red and yellow thingy's to the immediate right of the central instrument cluster), and added the fuel cock levers just to the right of the compass:
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Ye 'ol dashboard seems a good dry fit inside the starboard fuselage half:
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I've made a tentative start on some extra details on the fuselage side wall - much more to come - and on the bulkhead that will hold the pilot's seat:
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Just a quickie update to let you know teddy boy is still in the game! Oh - and a note to my family and relatives: Stop calling me so I can get some work done on models! Harumph.
Best...Ted...



WIP Build:
The Big Spit Pt.1; The Big Spit Pt.2

Previous WIP Builds:
Vickers Tank Pt.1; Vickers Tank Pt.2; Vickers Tank Pt.3; Vickers Tank Pt.4; Vickers Tank Pt.5; Vickers Tank Pt.6; Vickers Tank Finish;
Connies Pt.1; Connies Pt.2; Connies Pt.3; Connies Pt.4; Connies Pt.5; Connies Pt.6; Connies Pt.7; Connies Finish

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