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Exhaust Stains

The F-15 & F-16 are coming along very slowly as of late. The little detail projects have become tedious and a massive time killer. The F-15’s external stores have been conquered but upon attaching the rack for the Litening Pod, the same issue arose. 102 more words

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Birthdays and Model Building

Getting older isn’t ever the greatest of events. To make that disaster a little easier to swallow, we get distracted with presents! Yay! So for my 38th birthday this year, my wife and kids got me a fabulous gift. 264 more words

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The Let Down

While the weekend didn’t pan out like I had hoped for, I did get some quality work accomplished. The F-15 wouldn’t have been finished anyway, due to the ordnance not getting finished. 184 more words

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Weekly Update

My weekly output has been focused mainly on finishing up the F-15 build. With my work schedule sucking up more free time lately, I feel that adding anything else would be disastrous. 133 more words

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Happy Easter!

Happy Easter everyone! It’s a sunny morning here at Amateur Airplanes and I am thrilled to report that all is well at the workbench. With the A-10 finally finished, I can start focusing on finishing up the F-15 and F-16 builds. 99 more words

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National Air and Space Museum

My list of airplane related museums is long and seemingly impossible to complete. The venues here in the States are attainable and not too much of a worry to cross off my list. 305 more words

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Spring Break

Well it’s Spring Break, again and this year the Amateur Airplanes workbench has traveled to Gettysburg, PA. There is quite a bit more to do than I had thought so my build time has dwindled. 213 more words

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