Old 02-12-2019, 05:49 PM
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quorneng
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The thread may have gone quiet but I print lots of parts for my planes. In my case they are mainly scale and in Depron so the parts have to be carefully designed to be as light as possible but still achieve the required duty or appearance.
Lightweight fuselage formers work well.
A stack of 10 for a Depron skinned fuselage
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Inside the completed fuselage.
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In this case a printed scale 9 cylinder radial and engine mount bulkhead go on the front.
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Rather time consuming to CAD design (and to print) but I am pretty sure it would be hard to achieve a similar result by any other method.



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