The Bleriot 127 Project - Bones

  Final Bones  
     
  Construction  
Wing center two sections Cracked Rib wing construction Wing, showing diagonal bracing - 14.0 grams
     
Right Panel Center Panel Left Panel - note wing tip construction
     
Nacelle Sides built over one 'master' side Second Side done - showing pre-bend stringers Bendable landing gear - no axels yet
     
Wheels, Nacelle, Wing mockup so far, its a flying wing?? Just need a few more parts
     
Basic Fuse Unpainted gunner in front Fuse, Nacelles, Wing mockup
     
Easy Built Wheels Much more sanding to do  The three Gun Rings before turning
     
Rudder 3/32 x 3/32 and 1/32 x 3/32 sticks Bending 1/32 wood on foam board template Stab split into 2 exactly matching sides
     
Stab 3/32 x 3/32 and 1/32 x 3/32 sticks Mockup overview Basic airplane parts
     
First bones photo Mockup Twin Lewis gun mount
     
Front Gunners Position Front Gunner - 2.1 grams In position
     
Showing the steps to make all parts Cockpit and Headrests started Landing Gear wire is covered in balsa
     
   
One nacelle ready for covering    
     
     
     
     
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