- Feb 9, 2019
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I like it. Did you do the underside of the blades as well so you'll see circles of color from below?Minimizing weight on the Mini A Heli is such a convenient excuse to avoid painting. The result is my first-ever Sharpie job:
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One thing I learned while testing on scrap balsa: the ink really flows into the wood grain. To achieve reasonably sharp mask edges, I applied CA to all the balsa areas that were to be Sharpie'd.
It's kind of a hack design, but it's better than naked.