Curtiss Jenny Restoration

Welcome! We hope you enjoy following the restoration process of a 1918 Curtiss JN4D Jenny. Once completed, the aeroplane will be flown and displayed at the Candler Field Museum in Williamson GA (30 miles south of Atlanta). You can contact me below by clicking on "VIEW MY PROFILE"

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Saturday, September 22, 2012

Spraying the fuselage

 As of this evening...the fuselage is blue!


Just to give you an idea of what the burnished cowl will look like against the Bahama Blue fuselage.


Our youngest son Brighton came to the shop tonight to assist Ron and I with the taping.


This lower wing is now taped and ready for poly brush.


Ron also sprayed white on the turtledeck.  After some wet sanding, it will be blue.

More soon...enjoy

Brian

2 Comments:

Blogger Toddy said...

That color is stunning! Just stunning! When finished, she'll look great both on the ground and in the sky! Although, I'd like to take my finger and slightly tap it on the fuselage skin just to hear the "thunk" ;)
Keep up the great work!
Toddy

3:25 AM  
Blogger Brian Karli said...

Thanks, Toddy. I'm pleased with the color as well!

Cheers

Brian

6:02 PM  

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