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How to: Making Movable Landing Gear
Jessie_C
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British Columbia, Canada
Joined: September 03, 2009
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Posted: Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 11:44 AM GMT+7
After a long break, the "How To" series has another installment. This time, how to make your landing gear retractable.

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Thanks!
drabslab
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European Union
Joined: September 28, 2004
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Posted: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 07:28 AM GMT+7
Very nice idea. those magnets are super. I hoe you continue this article because I really wonder how this w
ill look when finished.
the-F-planes
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Varna, Bulgaria
Joined: November 02, 2016
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Posted: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 10:22 PM GMT+7
10x! I finished it a few months ago - here is the full build video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ZETxfN3fsk&t Enjoy!
SpaceXhydro
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England - South West, United Kingdom
Joined: March 13, 2015
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Posted: Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 07:51 AM GMT+7
whats the name of the magnets you've used? i'm thinking about getting them for detachable weapons.


your model is amazing.
the-F-planes
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Varna, Bulgaria
Joined: November 02, 2016
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Posted: Friday, March 31, 2017 - 11:53 PM GMT+7
Hi and thanks too. They are neodymium magnets and Pramiz is the name of the company where i found them.
TimReynaga
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MODEL SHIPWRIGHTS
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California, United States
Joined: May 03, 2006
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Posted: Friday, April 21, 2017 - 02:58 PM GMT+7
What a cool idea. Thanks for sharing this!