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Time lapse video

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Ever wonder how long it takes to paint a Boeing 747?
In DL Colors
they are being painted here http://leadingedgecorp.com/
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cool video! wow! i'm taking my van there, lol!

except for the smell, i love aircraft paint; it looks like fina china!

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Fascinating, but how long does it really take?

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N801NW Airbus A330-323 went to the paint shop no Jan 14 2009 it is still there.
I've been watching for it to depart.
N801NW
photo from airliners.net before new paint job in link above

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since nobody would be too thrilled to have me call at 1.30 and ask about it, i looked up some and this fatso would take 5 days to paint.

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it's a Boeing KC-135A Stratotanker. we're are talking the final coats for all parts are already primed, mostly with this real icky green colour:


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First A330 out of the paint shop N801NW 1/26
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12 Days to paint it.

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they need bigger brushes! :P

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