Lockheed U-2R / Hobby Model / 1:33

Discussion in 'Aircraft & Aviation' started by korvette, May 11, 2007.

  1. korvette

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    Hi Folks,

    an interesting plane from Hobby Model - the famous spy plane glider U-2R.

    Enjoy !
  2. korvette

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    building instructions and drawings.
  3. korvette

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    The wings ! Format: DIN A3
  4. korvette

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    and the parts...
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    Front segments

    parts: 19 / 19
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    construction progress...
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    ...more...
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    first parts assembling. The nose section was filled with a mix of white glue and paper tissues. After assembling painted with acrylic paint.
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    The other segments have to wait until cockpit construction.
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    Cockpit parts

    parts: 42 / 61
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    Front cockpit parts
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    Rear cockpit parts
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    nice job ! paul
  14. korvette

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    Thank you paul !

    Now, the two hull segments with the cockpit parts go together without any problem.
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    The remaining parts for the cockpit. Sure, it´s quite simple, but nice to build and with a good result.
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    Installed in the cockpit section, making it complete.
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    Finally, we have this result after assembling all hull segments so far.
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    Middle section

    parts: 23 / 84
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    First, the main landing gear bay.
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    This one is installed to the hull segment...