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#1 Cutter

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Posted 18 March 2012 - 07:59 PM

Here's a 6 cylinder radial I built for my grandson a while back.
Some acrylic so he can see the movement.

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Posted 19 March 2012 - 12:01 AM

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Posted 19 March 2012 - 02:28 AM

That is neat. Does it run with compressed air?
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Posted 19 March 2012 - 03:39 PM

Yes, runs on air.
I found a 5' webbed gear on ebay, just for show.

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Posted 20 March 2012 - 10:48 PM

It runs so quietly and smooth. Does the air exhaust out somewhere?
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Posted 21 March 2012 - 03:21 AM

Yea Bruski a small hole in the base.

Here's one I started about 15 years ago.
With two exhaust ports

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 06:34 PM

That is really neat in it's design and how clean it looks while being functional also. Is that one of your own designs?
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Posted 22 March 2012 - 12:33 AM

Yea that's mine Bruski.
Plus a little help from ebay on the 8" brass prop.

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Posted 30 March 2012 - 11:19 PM

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Posted 21 December 2012 - 09:11 PM

some very nice work! though if you keep this up you'll have to build something to
put them in..... torpedos? ....




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