Thread: New Product E-Flite UMX ASK-21 glider
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Old Feb 01, 2012, 07:51 AM
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Originally Posted by Bowerz View Post
It would appear high start launch system is a bungee
Hi-start is part elastic with a long cord attached. It's not a bungee launch.

The cord is four or five times the length of the rubber, which is not as strong as you would use for a bungee launch. The effect is that the rubber acts like someone running with a kite string and the glider goes up like a kite.

Very nice simple way to get a reasonable height without much effort.

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