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Guys, I've got some pictures of a brand new Toot project which is getting underway in my garage.
The first picture is the wing brackets which are cut from 0.125" chrome-moly steel. Note the full size templates which were laminated to cardboard from a shoe box.


Cutting and shaping the steel was slow, hard work, especially in 100 degree weather out here in California! The holes will be drilled later during assembly.


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