Scratch build project

Repeated requests for a scratch built version of the Whisper motorglider lead to the project you see below. Mainly due to the high cost of shipping a moulded airframe overseas we decided it made sense to give it a try. Using CAD we were able to accurately generate the required shapes of the various flat pieces that create the compound curves of the fuselage. The process turned out to be a lot easier than envisaged.

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to this in a month of spare time
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From this…
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