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Old Apr 02, 2010, 03:55 PM
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Can you show us the shape of the enlarged fins ?

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Originally Posted by georgebinns View Post
By the way, I have been experimenting with the Xeno as a potential FPV platform but the first problem that came to light was that when I fitted a spy cam to the nose and noticed the fact that it tends to Dutch roll and oscillate badly from side to side (Yaw) when exiting a turn, flying slowly or in a cross wind. While this is not much of a problem or even noticeable when flying normally, on camera (and therefore FPV) it looks awful. However, by increasing the fin area by about 100% I have managed to almost eliminate it completely. It's so stable now that I can even fly round me in a very tight turn like a control line model at low throttle settings without it falling out the sky!


George.
The stock fins looked a bit small to me, I am so used to looking at my twin jet

Can you post a photo of your new fins ? What material did you use ?
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