THE YAK-3. Scale model 1:33.
Proposed to build a paper model-copy of the Yak-3, which fought pilot regiment “Normandie-Niemen” post-graduate student face of the Brand in December 1944. Of the tools and materials you will need: cardboard, about 1 mm thick (you can use a box from under the Shoe, etc.), wire 0.5-1 mm (and staples), Mylar, or p/e film (for the transparent parts of the canopy) a few wooden toothpicks or matchsticks, scissors, sharp knife or razor blade, awl, ruler, a few clothespins, a small sheet of sandpaper medium grain, white glue (best score) or other for bonding paper.
The main condition is good quality of the final form of the model is precision and deliberation in the Assembly. Carefully cutting out the parts of the model and intelligently using the glue, you will achieve success. Assembly is easy, if you adhere to the following instructions. Details should be cut strictly on the contour prior to Assembly to give them the necessary form of “dry”.
Before you start, choose the version of the final form of the model: with transparent or non-transparent canopy, retracted or extended landing gear. Carefully review the Assembly diagram and read the instructions. Don’t cut out all the parts at once. The parts circled in dotted line on the page should be glued onto cardboard, dry them well and then cut. Icon of scissors indicates that the indicated portion of the part need to be cut or notched. Items with letter L after the number is necessary to stick to the left in the direction of flight of the aircraft, and with R on the right. Recommend frames, spars and ribs are cut at the outside edge, before gluing, lightly processed their face with sandpaper. Place the bend on the outside you can push the blunt side of a knife. The details are well glued together, if they press clothespins. The Assembly sequence may be different from the recommended.