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Howard DGA-3 "Pete" - Build Photos

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1. Stripping tool and foam forms for building the laminated outlines of the tail group.

Infield Engineering

2. Laminations wrapped around the forms and pinned into place while the glue dries.

Infield Engineering

3. Laminated outlines filled with the tail framework.

Infield Engineering

4. Left and right handed side panels built over the plan.

Infield Engineering

5. Side panels squared up and joined with the lower formers.

Infield Engineering

6. Top formers going into place.

Infield Engineering

7. Stringers and sheeting of the nose and rear turtledeck complete.

Infield Engineering

8. Wings going together.

Infield Engineering

9. Spindly Pete landing gear--the bracing wire is a must-have on this model.

Infield Engineering

10. Soft balsa spinner turned on a drill.

Infield Engineering

11. Japanese tissue doped with water-based polyurethane.

Howard DGA-3 "Pete" - Build Photos

Infield Engineering

1. Stripping tool and foam forms for building the laminated outlines of the tail group.

Infield Engineering

2. Laminations wrapped around the forms and pinned into place while the glue dries.

Infield Engineering

3. Laminated outlines filled with the tail framework.

Infield Engineering

4. Left and right handed side panels built over the plan.

Infield Engineering

5. Side panels squared up and joined with the lower formers.

Infield Engineering

6. Top formers going into place.

Infield Engineering

7. Stringers and sheeting of the nose and rear turtledeck complete.

Infield Engineering

8. Wings going together.

Infield Engineering

9. Spindly Pete landing gear--the bracing wire is a must-have on this model.

Infield Engineering

10. Soft balsa spinner turned on a drill.

Infield Engineering

11. Japanese tissue doped with water-based polyurethane.