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#1 balsabozo Mar 14, 2011 04:37 PM

new puppy in the kennel: aeroworks 165" span carbon cub
 
did you guyz get a load of this!:
http://www.flyinggiants.com/forums/s...ad.php?t=62840

need to put an 100cc engine i have into something. cant decide now whether to wait for FranklinB to have his kit out or get this fella

#2 tkallev Mar 14, 2011 04:41 PM

Saw it at AMA Expo in Ontario in January ... a beautiful model with Aeroworks' signature high quality ... it was hung from the ceiling and cast a pretty decent shadow on the floor! :D

tk

#3 s2000 Mar 14, 2011 05:34 PM

Don't know how I missed seeing it, looks like a great towplane.

#4 tkallev Mar 14, 2011 06:15 PM

It was hanging from the ceiling over Aeroworks' booth ... hard to miss :D

#5 Lbuff1 Mar 14, 2011 07:08 PM

Dennis doesn't look up that often, he thinks it "saves" his neck mussels for more important things, like thermals.

#6 tkallev Mar 14, 2011 07:10 PM

I was going to say, isn't it normal for a soaring pilot to look up? But maybe he's a slope-head and spends all his time looking down on the top of his planes at the cliff?

I once told a girl I enjoyed watching the tops of women's heads ... when she got it, so did I! :eek:

#7 s2000 Mar 15, 2011 08:04 AM

Sorry guys, it just means that there was just so much bling to look at that I missed it, maybe I should have done two days there?

#8 tkallev Mar 15, 2011 10:09 AM

Dennis, I don't know ... I was there for two days, but it didn't take me that long to see everything I wanted to see, product-wise. It was more fun running into friends I haven't seen for years and years!

Maybe you just need to adjust your scan from 2D to 3D :popcorn:

Just funnin' with ya!

tk

P.S. LOOKING FORWARD TO JR AEROTOW!!!!!!!

#9 xroadie Mar 16, 2011 07:25 PM

Piper Cubs
 
No not a towplane video, although there is a shot of one of the new Carbon Cubs, like Aeroworks is about to bring out as an ARF. No it's just a cool video with a neat twist at the end that modelers will enjoy!

http://www.sleepingdogtv.com/reel/Classic-Cub.aspx

#10 xroadie Mar 17, 2011 11:30 AM

Boy...I have always liked Cubs, but this new Carbon Cub is really cool! That would have to make an awesome towplane for sure. I see that it will be in the $2,000 price range too. Not to mention a great color scheme as well!

#11 davidjensen Mar 17, 2011 03:56 PM

What will I ever do with my puni little 50cc sport cub?

#12 tkallev Mar 17, 2011 04:05 PM

I'd need a bigger van ... :eek:

#13 balsabozo Mar 17, 2011 04:28 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by davidjensen (Post 17710355)
What will I ever do with my puni little 50cc sport cub?

1. cry
2. put a DA85 or a 3w75 in it.
3. fly the dikens out of it, dragging up our 4m planes all day long.

speaking of which might fly monroe this wkend

#14 davidjensen Mar 18, 2011 12:36 AM

I'm looking for a good place to maden the Cub this weekend. Most likely Sunday.

#15 Lbuff1 Mar 18, 2011 07:13 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by tkallev (Post 17710435)
I'd need a bigger van ... :eek:

I know where there is a trailer for sale!

LEN


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