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Old Jul 14, 2008, 12:44 AM
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Well, I maiden this bird this evening, and I have to say.... Where is the power!!!!! I had a heck of a time getting her off the ground. from watching other SSX videos, I expected it to just jump off the ground with a good steady climb rate. My setup is the setup package offered to me at the time of purchase.

I am by no means disappointed with the airplane, just think I needed some more get up and go. I let off the throttle just a little bit and she wanted to drop out of the sky. Here is a "SHORT maiden flight video". The first try failed, as my expectation of climb was off, second flight was success full, but was lacking a massive amount of power. maybe upgrade to a bigger motor for next flights?

Micro SSX Bi-plane (0 min 35 sec)
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