|Dai Fledermaus||05/05/2016 14:58:55|
1008 forum posts
I didn't make a very job of cutting the engine cowl on my Uno Wot, and now it's started to crack in places looking generally tatty. I'd like to replace it and do a better job this time.
Anyone know where I can I get a replacement? Carbon Copy do one for £15, but that seems a bit steep to me.
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|512 forum posts|
You could try Mr Foss himself.
809 forum posts
I repaired mine to use as a mould to make a new one, cheap because i had the stuff. When i enquired, CF wanted £16 for his and do bear in mind that the Carbon Copy one is fibreglass not ABS like the original, so is better value.
|Adrian Smith 1||05/05/2016 20:16:36|
2151 forum posts
Sorry DF but I think you are being a bit unrealistic to expect a ready made product for less than 15 quid. I can't believe Mr Foss could supply one for less including postage. As Andrew767 says if you have the kit in stock to make one yourself may be it will fall within in your price limitations, otherwise you will have bite the bullet.
|Percy Verance||08/05/2016 08:10:35|
8082 forum posts
Pegasus Models have fibreglass Wot4 Mk 3 cowls at £9.50. No idea if they'll fit an Uno Wot though........
Can't be too difficult to make one from blocks of balsa surely?
As an example, here's a cowl from balsa......
Peter Miller is surely the el supremo of the built up balsa cowl, but hopefully I'm not too far behind.......
Edited By Percy Verance on 08/05/2016 08:31:56
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