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From: Gord Rapson <gord.r-at-shaw.ca>
Subject: Re: e-mail list [TANKS]
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2007 17:30:36 -0700
Reply-To: tanks-at-rctankcombat.com

John please remove me from the mailing list as I just do not have the time 
to keep up with it right now .

Thanks Gord


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "JOHN PITTELLI" <jplily-at-yahoo.com>
To: <tanks-at-rctankcombat.com>
Sent: Friday, July 06, 2007 8:35 PM
Subject: Re: fiberglass questions [TANKS]


> Doug,
>       What tank are you building? Do you have lots of
> curves or mostly straight panels? The hull for my
> Comet was made from 1/4 ply with one layer fiberglass
> mat and one layer of cloth. Extremely strong and very
> light. If you like I could send you some interior pics
> of how the skin was attached.
>
> John
>
> -- Doug Conn <dwconn404-at-comcast.net> wrote:
>
>> Ok, more construction planning questions.
>>
>>
>>
>> I'm thinking about using molded fiberglass for the
>> turret and upper hull.
>> I'd build a plug, make a mold, and start making
>> parts. I've never done any
>> fiberglass before. Is this a bad idea ?
>>
>>
>>
>> If I use decent quality cloth and epoxy, how thick
>> should I plan to make the
>> turret and hull so they'll be sturdy ?
>>
>>
>>
>>             Thanks,
>>
>>             Doug
>>
>>
>
>
>
>
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