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Rustygun
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PostSubject: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 5:54 am

Bought these old sections of the training tower.
Decided to make a ww2 radar tower .. for an upcoming dio..
Now just have to decide what I am going to make the radar from..?



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PostSubject: Re: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 6:41 am

Ideal for converting aren't they . As your skills have shown , I am sure your come up with something for the radar. I look forward to seeing it develop .

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PostSubject: Re: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 6:42 am

Are you looking to do a dish type radar, or a more rectangular type radar?

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PostSubject: Re: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 6:49 am

I was thinking this sort of thing...



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PostSubject: Re: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 7:22 am

Great work so far Dean! bounce bounce bounce

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PostSubject: Re: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 2:51 pm

Thanks dal

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PostSubject: Re: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 6:19 pm

Nice weathering on the tower.

I wonder if gutter screening would work to fabricate that square radar receiver:

https://www.menards.com/main/building-materials/gutters-accessories/gutter-accessories/spectra-6-x-20-gutter-screen/6exproll/p-1444443250430.htm

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PostSubject: Re: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 9:38 pm

darn are we thinking alike I started a training tower out of wood 4feet high and 1 ft square at the top
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PostSubject: Re: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 10:13 pm

Fantastic idea and great start with the painting,

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PostSubject: Re: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 11:10 pm

SCU_HQ wrote:
Nice weathering on the tower.

I wonder if gutter screening would work to fabricate that square radar receiver:

https://www.menards.com/main/building-materials/gutters-accessories/gutter-accessories/spectra-6-x-20-gutter-screen/6exproll/p-1444443250430.htm



Great idea Dave... I think I may have some similar type mesh.... watch this space ...

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PostSubject: Re: Radar tower .   Radar tower . Icon_minitimeTue Jan 26, 2021 11:12 pm

JohnnyE4 wrote:
darn are we thinking alike I started a training tower out of wood 4feet high and 1 ft square at the top



Wow.....4ft high. That’s gonna be big .....look forward to seeing it...

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