The wings are painted and are they ever shiny!
The Poly-brush has dried so now it’s time to add the Poly-spray for some ultraviolet protection.
I used Solidworks to design some frames to “sandwich” the rear windows into position.
After the the Poly-fiber has been Poly-tak’d to a surface, the next job is to Poly-brush it in preparation for the Poly-spray. Holy poly, that’s a mouth full. With that being said, the wings... read more
The wings got covered with Stits polyfiber and poly-tak. The poly-tak was allowed 24 hours to dry and we tried pulling the fabric up. There’s no way that fabric was gonna come off without pulling... read more
I don’t know the actual age of all the windows on my Tailwind, but they have all sustained their share of damage over the years. One of the back windows has a sticker for “Sun ‘n Fun... read more
My Tailwind must be a liberal. There are nine gauges in the instrument panel and every one is a different brand. How’s that for diversity?
Red arrow: Generic auto parts store oil temperature... read more
This is where we’re at with the paint so far.