The Corsair82: 82% F4U-1A Corsair

Shop Talk

Here you'll find information about the shop, tools and techniques I've used. I've put them here to share with other homebuilders what has worked for me.

My Shop The Shop

Here you'll find pictures of the basic design and construction of my shop. Having a good place to build is Invaluable. The time it took to build mine was more than paid back by the savings in time building the Corsair.
Tools My Tools

Here is information and pictures of some of the tools I've found indispensable.
QuickTime Video Portable Cutting Table

This is digital video of my portable cutting table. This is a must have for anyone working with composites, and it's easy to build.

QuickTime The video is in QuickTime format. You can get the QuickTime plug-in and player for free from Apple by clicking the logo to the right.
QuickTime Video Preparation

In this video I show how I prepare for laying up composites.

QuickTime These videos are in QuickTime format. You can get the QuickTime plug-in and player for free from Apple by clicking the logo to the right.
QuickTime Video Mold Discussions

In these videos I discuss decisions and features regarding the fuselage molds.

QuickTime These videos are in QuickTime format. You can get the QuickTime plug-in and player for free from Apple by clicking the logo to the right.
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