Watrped wings

Joined: August 19th, 2014, 2:24 pm

May 12th, 2018, 10:54 pm #1

Gentlemen i bought a kit at recent IMSS but find that a wing is warped, any ideas how to fix this problem.
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Joined: November 3rd, 2012, 11:06 pm

May 13th, 2018, 11:27 am #2




I don't build planes but I have fixed warped parts by dipping in hot water and the straightening and running under cold water

a variation on this guy's
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Pat McGrath

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Joined: August 19th, 2014, 2:24 pm

May 13th, 2018, 12:59 pm #3

Parkadge wrote:
I don't build planes but I have fixed warped parts by dipping in hot water and the straightening and running under cold water

a variation on this guy's
method



Yeah thought that might be the way I will try it, thanks for tip.
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Joined: November 19th, 2012, 1:28 pm

May 14th, 2018, 10:15 pm #4

Hi, I asked a similar question the other day. Check under resources 'Straightening wing'!
I haven't tried it yet, working up the courage!
Cheers
Joe M
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