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Custom

Twister

Description

This kit was based on the old Centuri Red Eye.

Additional Information

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Build History

  • 01/30/1999 – Purchased Custom Twister from Joe’s Hobby Barn for $3.50 (Retail – $3.89)
  • 03/11/2000 – Opened this kit and all part were present. Removed parts from bag. Scanned decal, fin guide, nose cone and fin. Glued nose cone into body tube then sanded and glued fins onto body tube at marks made using fin guide. Cut 6″ x 1/8″ dowel rods using picture guide in instructions. Glued rods onto fins so angled part was flush with body tube. Filleted all parts attached to body tube except nose cone.
  • 03/12/2000 – Glued launch lug and filleted joints.
  • 06/08/2000 – Painted entire model Krylon #1601 Gloss Black.

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