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Estes Guardian Build, Part 2, Plastic Parts Prep

Before gluing in the nose cone shoulder, sand the base of the nose cone flat. Square the nose cone base now for a better fit against the body tube end. Also sand the end of the body tube square. Apply plastic glue and set the shoulder in place. Before the glue dries, slide the nose cone into the body tube and turn against the body tube to be sure it is square. I didn't cut out the entire recess in the attachment lug. Files were used so the ends would be round. If you were to cut the ... [Read More]