Only if you are an old pharmacist!Is that a bible(redbook) your building on on?
1/16” balsa. By going ply, it handles stress in different directions.What do you use for each "ply"?
What are there two dowels in the nose cone instead of just one?
My thinking was for adhesive label paper only, where dust could definitely hinder adhesion. With glue, I would think the glue would fuse everything together, and the dust wouldn't make much difference. But, as is so often the case, just guessing.@neil_w recommended blue taping before papering. Not sure if that is for adhesive paper only or for glue as well.
I am going to put hinges on BEFORE I paper.
I DID notice it took off quite a bit, which I didn't expect after I had already wiped it down, so I see how it would definitely make a difference with adhesive paper.