logo
felisanchez1978's blog View Details
Posted by felisanchez1978 | 08-06-2021 @ 07:43 AM | 31,002 Views
DLE 20RA BREAK IN

L4 GRASSHOPPER ENGINE BREAK IN (0 min 13 sec)

Posted by felisanchez1978 | 08-02-2021 @ 11:32 AM | 31,690 Views
TESTING THE LIGHTS

L4 GRASSHOPPER LIGHTS TEST (0 min 55 sec)

Posted by felisanchez1978 | 07-29-2021 @ 06:47 AM | 32,359 Views
HAND-MADE SEATBELTS AND THE PILOT IS ALL GEARED UP FOR THE FIRST FLIGHT
Posted by felisanchez1978 | 07-28-2021 @ 03:31 PM | 32,455 Views
ADDED SIDE WINDOW BARS (ORIGINALLY THE ARF DOES NOT COME WITH THEM), MORE RIVETS TO THE COWL AND ENLARGED THE COWL VENT AREA TO LOOK MORE REALISTIC AND BETTER....
Posted by felisanchez1978 | 07-28-2021 @ 08:07 AM | 32,519 Views
MADE THE SEATS AND STICKS AND GLUED THEM LAST NIGHT....NEED TO TEST FIT THE PILOT AND START BUILDING THE SEATBELTS....I HOPE ENGINE BREAK-IN WILL BE NEXT WEEK
Posted by felisanchez1978 | 07-28-2021 @ 07:26 AM | 28,391 Views
PUT THE TAIL TOGETHER, LANDING GEAR AND STARTED TO PREPARE THE INTERIOR AND INSTALLED SERVOS AS WELL
Posted by felisanchez1978 | 07-28-2021 @ 07:13 AM | 28,372 Views
I started a new project, Seagull Models L-4 Grasshopper and I am planning add as many details as possible as I usually do in my planes
Posted by felisanchez1978 | 11-06-2020 @ 03:08 PM | 32,015 Views
LAST VIDEO BEFORE MAIDEN FLIGHT ON SUNDAY...
Hangar 9 Carbon CUB walkaround before Maiden flight (1 min 31 sec)

Posted by felisanchez1978 | 11-03-2020 @ 03:34 PM | 28,520 Views
Finally got the engine started and it definitely sounds really nice...it seems the plane will perform better than expected with a lot of power

HANGAR 9 CARBON CUB DLE 20RA BREAK-IN (0 min 31 sec)

Posted by felisanchez1978 | 10-14-2020 @ 05:03 PM | 28,888 Views
I just applied some decals that I think make my Cub look more real and cool as well....scale airplanes are fun to make and this one is not the exception
Posted by felisanchez1978 | 10-05-2020 @ 11:13 PM | 30,202 Views
finished applying rivets (finally got the glue mix right), assembled the plane and it looks fantastic...also added a locking system (pretty easy) to hold the window open (not for flying though) and also got 2 videos of the lights working...

lights at night
Hangar 9 Carbon Cub lights at night (0 min 40 sec)


lights
Hangar 9 carbon cub lights (0 min 35 sec)

Posted by felisanchez1978 | 10-04-2020 @ 10:42 PM | 30,279 Views
I just glued the fuel cap assembly on both wings, the pitot tube on the left wing behind the landing light as positioned in the real plane and started to test rivets...i am trying to get the elmer's glue and water mix correct...
Posted by felisanchez1978 | 10-02-2020 @ 10:52 PM | 26,667 Views
Glued the window and now both window and door can close....i made it close tight cause some people said that the window and door tend to open mid-air.
Posted by felisanchez1978 | 10-01-2020 @ 11:20 PM | 25,578 Views
I got some details: control sticks glued and functional, removable velcro seats.

Handmade seat belt (took me 2 hours) glued and fully functional, as well as pilot ready to fly....added a life vest as souvenir in the back of the cockpit too.

throttle levers installed, seat belt mechanism, headset, flap lever ....haven't glued the right window yet....maybe over the weekend

i am planning to apply decals maybe next week and therefore making it look more scale day after day...hope you guys like it..

as you can see, i love scale details ....more details coming soon