Windrider Bee Construction

Article by Emil Weiler

 

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1) Splitting the spar in two is easy. 2) Cut spar slot with razor blade.
   
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3) Widen slot with piece of 4-40, push down with stick. Thin CA in place. 4) Servos in place.
   
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5) Radio gear and battery layout - this is on the bottom side of wing!! 6) Servo cover spacers.
   
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7) Trailing edge tape. 8) Taped per Karl's "Bee Build".
   
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9) Laminating film for top - 5 micron. 10)
   
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11) Tape elevons on 45 degree angle down - tape goes on top of wing. 12) Pushrod exit.
   
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15) Brush in 5200 for hinge. 16) Tape elevons at zero degrees overnight.
   

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21) Finished top side 22) Finished bottom side