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#1 ty_horn Sep 23, 2008 10:42 AM

Super Cub Night Flight
 
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I love flying my Super Cub late at night! It is usually completely calm once the sun goes down... I have attached some pics of the LEDs that I use, and they really work great. I have 6 sets of them on my completely stock super cub and the weight does not affect it at all.

In the first video, I was running the camera as well as flying the plane but I hired a camera man for the 2nd video :D It is much more smooth and he got some cool moon shots, loops, and a nice landing.

Night Flight With My Super Cub (4 min 35 sec)


Night Flight With Super Cub II (5 min 1 sec)

#2 monboy10 Sep 23, 2008 06:14 PM

about how much dose each light modugle weigh and how many are there? that is pretty sweet maybe once i get my first air plane witch i am planing on being a super cub i will try that.

#3 ty_horn Sep 23, 2008 06:52 PM

I actually have 6 sets of them on there now and man that plane is lit up :-) I can't remember how much they weigh but I don't notice any difference in the way that the plane flies.

#4 monboy10 Sep 23, 2008 09:03 PM

ok thanks. about how much are each of the light pods? and would you sugest the super cub for a beginer pilot like me?

#5 ty_horn Sep 23, 2008 09:38 PM

I think I got them for about $8 each. It has been awhile though... I can't remember.

As far as the SuperCub being a good plane for a beginner: YES!!!!!!! YES!!!!!!!! YES!!!
The super cub was my very first plane, and I honestly feel that I could fly anything at this point. I actually have 3 super cubs now. I love them.

#6 monboy10 Sep 23, 2008 10:38 PM

ok thats good because i am saving up during the winter then i am planing to buy a super cub from www.greathobbies.com

#7 ty_horn Sep 23, 2008 10:53 PM

You may want to get it here for a better price.
www.hobbyzone.com

#8 monboy10 Sep 24, 2008 09:15 AM

yeah it is cheaper but i think that it will still cost more because it is in us dallars and the shipping wound be more with great hobbies it comes out of alberta and i live in Saskatchewan and it is in Canadian $

#9 monboy10 Sep 24, 2008 04:37 PM

do you ever fly your super cubs in the winter?

#10 ty_horn Sep 24, 2008 09:17 PM

all the time. I even have skis for them

#11 monboy10 Sep 25, 2008 08:39 AM

cool were what size skis did you get for them or did you make them?

#12 ty_horn Sep 25, 2008 09:25 AM

Here they are
http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin...?&I=LXDCT4&P=M

#13 monboy10 Sep 25, 2008 05:01 PM

do you know how long and wide they are because i might try to build some and i don't like to order from tower hobbies because i can't pay COD there

#14 ty_horn Sep 25, 2008 05:20 PM

No, I am sorry.

#15 monboy10 Sep 25, 2008 06:27 PM

ok thanks but didn't you say you have on with skis?


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