1/4 and 1/5th scale R2 Gee Bee cowls.
The cowls should be arriving as we speak. I included a lite ply ring to reinforce the cowls. They slip in to place and are glued with CA. They should... Read more
More knee surgery
I had a second knee surgery yesterday. I had two complications from the first one that needed to be fixed. I was getting steadily worse instead of better for the... Read more
1/4 scale R2 wood shipped
I shipped out all the 1/4 scale R2 wood parts a couple of days ago. Now I am working on getting the plastic parts made and packed. I sent the... Read more
Missing 80" Super Cub parts shipped
Due to a horrendous error on my part the 80" Super Cub kits were shipped out with no left front fuselage sides. The missing part has been shipped as of... Read more
The missing manual page...
There is no page 3 in the Super Cub manual. It was a list of kit parts (mostly hardware) and was lost somehow. The parts are no longer part of... Read more
Please send me your email address so I can send you the PDF instructions
I have the manuals for these kits as pdf files. If you send me your email I can send you out the required manual. Please let me know which manual... Read more
The 80" Super Cub Kits have left the building...
and the Province. I shipped out the 80" Cub kits today. If you pledged for one you should keep an eye out for 2 parcels in a week or two... Read more
Recovering from knee surgery
I had surgery on my left knee on Tuesday Dec 16th. I had my ACL replaced and my meniscus repaired.
My knee and lower leg are quite sore and swollen.... Read more
1/5th R2 kits went out today
I just shipped out the 1/5th R2 kits. Look for 2 packages in the mail. Wood in one and cowl, wheelpants etc. in the other.
Z kits are next.
I... Read more
Cardboard just arrived!
I just received 200 sheets of 54" square cardboard to make into kit boxes. I will be cutting Newbee boxes this afternoon! 200 sheets is a bit of a daunting... Read more
I have the instruction manuals for the kits as PDF files. I intend to post them as links on my website so you can download them as required. Unfortunately I... Read more
Multiple pledges only show up as single pledges on Kickstarter
Don't worry if you pledged for multiple items and Kickstarter only shows you pledged for a single item. I saved all the messages and you can also remind me when... Read more
I just sent out a "survey" to gather all the pledge's addresses.
I sent out the surveys to gather all of your addresses so I know where to send the kits. I sent all the surveys even though only the 40" Super... Read more
I'm cutting kits and boxes and forming plastic as we speak. It made sense to me to do the smallest kit first to get the process figured out, so that... Read more
I did get the wood from Trillium. The usual very nice quality too. UPS took ages to get it here for reasons known only to them. I’m just having a... Read more
The wood order is ready to ship.
I just got an email from Trillium Balsa that the wood was packed and waiting for the shipper to pick it up today.
Meanwhile, I am continuing to learn how... Read more
The laser arrived intact... not a mark on it. The thing is huge and it appears to be very well designed and built. I'm impressed... and I'm not easy to... Read more
Wood is ordered
I just sent off the wood order. Barry at Trillium Balsa in Ontario says he should be able to get it on a truck next week. It should be quite... Read more
Almost here ...
I'm told the laser will be in Montreal sometime this week. It will go through customs and then onto a truck to Berwick. Not sure how it will take but... Read more
Laser cutter is on board!
The laser is now on a boat in the port of Quingdau China. The voyage is supposed to take about 28 days. Then it will come to me by truck... Read more