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A-7 Canopy Correction

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#16 Out2gtcha


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Posted 13 January 2017 - 09:35 PM

Somebody recently put one on Ebay with "buy it now" for $150.  It didn't last long....


I agree with Dave above; we need to the whole nose and intake correction too.


If Paul could even produce his wonderful resin clear parts for Chris with some sort of collaboration, I think that could lead to a whole new generation of A-7 corrections, that actually might be better than the one I have.

Chris has all the tooling for the intake and canopy corrections, and Paul has the technology and know-how for the resin clear parts.     I know Im talking out of my you-know-where, because I am obviously not in Pauls nor Chris's shoes, but a collaboration seems like the most work and money cost effective way to get the complete correction set back into production.  

Edited by Out2gtcha, 13 January 2017 - 09:35 PM.

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Posted 14 January 2017 - 08:49 AM

this would be great, i have used my set on an A 7E and its certainly nice to work with; but a clear resin canopy would be even better. i need another for my -B conversion that i have i the stash

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Posted 15 January 2017 - 07:52 PM

I have 2 A-7 waiting to build, so a corrected canopy would be great.


The air intake is the other major point.... I corrected it with a LOT of work


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#19 Tony T

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Posted 16 January 2017 - 04:03 PM

I have two Zacto inlet/canopy sets finding a home on a pair of A-7Es but the project is stalled because of fear of messing up the vacform parts.

A resin windshield and canopy hood to fit the Zacto resin frames would be perfect. Yes, I'd buy two sets right now.

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#20 Christoffer Lindelav

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Posted 16 January 2017 - 09:04 PM

I would be in for a couple of sets too. Have an A-7 in the stash desperately needing a nose job.
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Posted 17 January 2017 - 02:35 AM

Yep..., I'm also in for two canopys
on the bench:
- Special Hobby T-2 Buckeye (Hellenic Air Force)
- ...?

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Posted 17 January 2017 - 05:30 PM

Im sure you fellas have seen this, but in case not...




Also a thread at ARC about it in the Zacto forum by the man himself.


just passing along...




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