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Colonel O Truth26 Dec 2018 8:45 p.m. PST

Hi all!

It's been a while! Hope everyone is well!

Anyway, I just completed a new VSF airship. Details on my blog:
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NWMike26 Dec 2018 10:12 p.m. PST

That is fantastic!

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian26 Dec 2018 10:45 p.m. PST

thumbs up

D A THB27 Dec 2018 1:16 a.m. PST

Brilliant and its nice to have you back.

Personal logo Zeelow Supporting Member of TMP27 Dec 2018 6:09 a.m. PST

thumbs up thumbs up !

Wildman27 Dec 2018 6:46 a.m. PST

What a great contraption! Good to have you back, Colonel.

Oberlindes Sol LIC Supporting Member of TMP27 Dec 2018 9:33 a.m. PST

Beautiful

Lion in the Stars27 Dec 2018 1:25 p.m. PST

Huzzah! The Colonel is back!!!

Colonel O Truth27 Dec 2018 3:05 p.m. PST

Thanks fellows! Nice to be back!

Personal logo Yellow Admiral Supporting Member of TMP29 Dec 2018 1:02 p.m. PST

Wow, that was a challenging build.

Did you add any structure to the inside to help keep it together? I can't tell from the description or photos what is holding together two metal lampshades and a band of plastic.

- Ix

Colonel O Truth30 Dec 2018 2:00 a.m. PST

Admiral – I glued wide plastic ribs inside the lampshades first, then overlaid them with the plastic collar. Once the decorative card strips were place over the top of that to run the full length of the balloon, it was surprisingly strong.

cybrt5431 Dec 2018 8:49 a.m. PST

Awesome as always! Glad to have you back!

Colonel O Truth31 Dec 2018 1:39 p.m. PST

Thanks!

tkdguy03 Jan 2019 1:23 p.m. PST

Well done!

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