I have completed a slow flier from plans and shown at
It is the 'Chickadee'.
The author used ' litespan' covering which requires the application of heat
for adhesion. It is not avilable locally. Also, the use of heat is foreign
I have tissue and some silkspan. I do not think the structure will withstand
water shrinking of the covering. However, I think it will need doping for
I have not covered a model in many years, so I am wondering if doping either
or both of these will result in shrinkage as much as that when using water.
- posted 12 years ago