B-29 SUPERFORTRESS

Building The Cowls

1- The Face:



2- Rear Former - Bolts to Engine Bulkhead:



3 & 4- Stringers that hold Front & Back Sections together, then cover with 1/64" 3 Layer Ply:

  


5- Remove Front Centering & Forming Ply, Install Balsa Sections:



6- Wrap 1/4" Rope around Cowl:



7 & 8 - Install Cooling Doors:

  


9- View from Front:



10- View of Right Side of Wing:




NEXT: Making the Gun Turret

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