Welcome Guest [Log In] [Register]
Add Reply
Watrped wings
Topic Started: May 12 2018, 11:54 PM (81 Views)
providerjack

Gentlemen i bought a kit at recent IMSS but find that a wing is warped, any ideas how to fix this problem.
Offline Profile Quote Post Goto Top
 
Parkadge
Member Avatar





I don't build planes but I have fixed warped parts by dipping in hot water and the straightening and running under cold water

a variation on this guy's
method




Pat McGrath

Work to become not to acquire




Offline Profile Quote Post Goto Top
 
providerjack

Parkadge
May 13 2018, 12:27 PM


I don't build planes but I have fixed warped parts by dipping in hot water and the straightening and running under cold water

a variation on this guy's
method




Yeah thought that might be the way I will try it, thanks for tip.
Offline Profile Quote Post Goto Top
 
Joseph M

Hi, I asked a similar question the other day. Check under resources 'Straightening wing'!
I haven't tried it yet, working up the courage!
Cheers
Joe M
On the bench in order of nearest to completion;
A Model 1/72 Spad A.2 Finished 24/4/18
A Z Models 1/72 Morane "WR". (Schneider race entry from 1914).
K P Models 1/72 Avia BH-3
Mark 1 Models 1/144 Gloster Gladiator
SRAM Models 1/144 SIA 7-B (Resin)
Valom Models 1144 A pair of Sopwith Pups
MSD Models 1/72 Vickers Vimy 66 Commercial
Glencoe Models 1/81 Curtiss Condor
Revell 1/72 Fokker D.VII conversion to a two seater
Curtiss Condor (added 24/4/18) 1/81
Ansaldo S.V.A 9 (added 24/4/18)

Posted Image

Posted Image
Offline Profile Quote Post Goto Top
 
1 user reading this topic (1 Guest and 0 Anonymous)
« Previous Topic · General Discussion · Next Topic »
Add Reply