Originally Posted by road_rascal
I came back from flying the Sky Surfer in 15-20mph winds with a bit of sloping action. Flew for over 30 minutes on one battery. I'm leaving the washers in the nose- more weight is better in the wind. I did catch a few thermals yesterday with it- it does OK. It's not really a 'proper' sailplane, but it's sure fun.
Great decision. That is why I am holding on to the washers - for windy days.