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Post by Alberto Barba » Fri Mar 22, 2019 2:55 am

The machinegun was re made turning and milling a rod of brass to get the correct long and detail...
The silver grey is the original of the kit.
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Post by Alberto Barba » Fri Mar 22, 2019 3:00 am

We scratchbuild the Notek convoy tail light, later will be cast in clear resin because we will instal a LED to light it
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Post by Alberto Barba » Fri Mar 22, 2019 3:05 am

Also we make the wooden block for the jack with real wood and a little of scrap metal... (in progress)
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Post by Alberto Barba » Fri Mar 22, 2019 3:12 am

Well, now, a little of technology, draw the tool clamps in the laptop, then you can go to your favorite laser cut shop and gently ask to cut them for you :D
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Post by Alberto Barba » Fri Mar 22, 2019 3:16 am

The great thing is that you can make it workable ! YEAH !
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Post by Alberto Barba » Fri Mar 22, 2019 3:22 am

:wink:
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Post by Vince Cutajar » Fri Mar 22, 2019 3:32 am

Great update Alberto. Keep it up.

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Post by florian rudolf » Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:10 am

Great tool clamps.
What will be the cost for that set?

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Post by Alberto Barba » Wed May 01, 2019 2:29 am

Hello !

Thanks Vince !

Hello, Florian... sorry I had not thought about that, this method laser cutting is somewhat expensive, but I will investigate how to make it more accessible and gladly you notice, thank you.

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Post by Alberto Barba » Wed May 01, 2019 2:36 am

Hi all !

Again a thousand occupations, but now we continue, here some photos of more advances, well you have to turn to tinsmith for some things, here the tool box, is made to measure, that's why it looks a little thick, made of brass foil welded, the door is workable ...
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Post by Alberto Barba » Wed May 01, 2019 2:38 am

Open...
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Post by Alberto Barba » Wed May 01, 2019 2:39 am

And in primer...
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Post by Alberto Barba » Wed May 01, 2019 2:42 am

Now in position and with zimmerit...
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Post by Alberto Barba » Wed May 01, 2019 2:52 am

The container for the replacement antennas is made of brass and aluminum bar, the clamps of the caps are from the set previously shown
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Post by Alberto Barba » Wed May 01, 2019 2:58 am

Container in place
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