View Single Post
Old Aug 16, 2010, 01:45 PM
hobie14 is offline
Find More Posts by hobie14
Registered User
hobie14's Avatar
Western Europe 52.7 N 8.9 W
Joined Jul 2007
2,624 Posts
Originally Posted by jbird View Post

Nice review. I've got an email this weekend indicating mine has shipped. I was afraid at this price, there might be quality issues with the mechanical bits. Sounds like a total refit is in order.......

I have a radian that pitches up under power as well but solved that with a mix.

The minimoa is quite a bit heavier than the radian. Do you have any info on wing area or wing loading?


I would say each wing is 7" x 36" on average (give or take an inch here and there) ......

so two wings will equal 504 sq inches or 3.5 sq ft ......

using Honda's auw of 38.25 ozs gives a wing loading of 11.0 ozs per sq ft or approx 33 gms/dm2 .......

not sure how this would rate for RC Gliders ......
hobie14 is offline Find More Posts by hobie14
Reply With Quote