Sopwith 1 1/2 Strutter

We continue to work on the wing spars only four more to go and the routing will be complete. When the routing is completed we will then do the final shaping of the spars, and we can start on the final assembling of the wings. […]

Sopwith 1 1/2 Strutter

Made the rough cut to the pilots cockpit plywood covering, A little sanding and it will be ready for finishing. Routed another wing spar, takes approx. 3 1/2 to 4 hours to do each one, only 6 more to go. Have started on the 92 […]

Sopwith 1 1/2 Strutter

Busy week for the Sopwith, trying to finish up a lot of small parts. The stabilizer pulley and the airbrake pulley need to be positioned then drilled and pinned in their final positions and then the cables will be fitted. Work continues on the pilots […]

The Pup is moving again!

The dust has been knocked off the parts, the work tables have been arranged, tools have been staged, and the AIM Dallas WWI Building Team has revived the process of constructing a Sopwith Pup.  The excitement and participation has been outstanding.  The whole campus is […]