Archive for January, 2013

Building the Stinson SR-9 (16)

This is another of those places where it all starts to get really interesting. The basic structure of the airplane is complete, and that goes a long way toward defining just what sort of model airplane it’s going to be. If we haven’t built in plenty of accuracy, strength and lightness by now, it’s never […]

Building the Stinson SR-9 (15)

“You’re gonna put working cabin doors on that new¬† scale job you’re building? And, you’re planning on taking it out and flying it…and flying regularly, not just once to prove you dared to? Yeah, right…” Once upon a time, admitting to something like this would instantly assign you to the ranks of those gawky, nerdly […]