[MakeCNC] F4U Corsair Plane

Here’s another MakeCNC model I cut. The pattern is available to purchase here. Additional pictures and a quick write up is available on my blog.

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That… is… beautiful!

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I so need this… That is by far my favorite aircraft from the WWII era.

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GREAT JOB!!! Looks amazing!

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Man, that turned out NICE! Quick question @Cole … did you use the 1/8” or 3mm pattern on this?

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1/8"

Some of the pieces my friend claimed needed to be sanded to make it fit. I personally think that brute force coulda been applied in some circumstances, but he’s the one that actually put it together. Alternately you could scale the model by a small amount and probably make it fit together a little easier.

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When you purchase the pattern … is it a one-time use or is it useable multiple times? Looks great! Very nice assembly job. :1st_place_medal:

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This gives me way too many ideas that could consume way too much time…

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Curious about how much it weighs, with all those layers.

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You are sent an email after purchase with the download links… they expire after 3 days.

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Pappy Boyington would be proud Semper Fi!

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My favorite airplane of all time! That is now on my “must make” list.

Beautiful work.

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You’re allowed to print up to 50 copies. After that they ask you to repurchase the pattern for every 50 copies you make.

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You beat me to the post for almost exactly my response!

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Very good. I love how the strips shape the lifting surface of the wings. Now my gears are turning.

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It weighs a pretty good amount. I haven’t put it on the scale, but it’s quite sturdy feeling. I’d say its probably about the weight of 1.5 sheets of walnut plywood.

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One of those moments when you look at a build and just go… WOW!

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Inspired!

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This is really awesome and thanks for the site!

I’m trying to make a list of material suppliers and files while I await my GF. Soon…

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I’d buy that for a dollar… in the GF design catalogue.