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Old Feb 01, 2012, 02:28 PM
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Originally Posted by PeteSchug View Post
I've specked out my Champ a couple of times and had full control. I think I sold a couple of Champs that day, and to glider pilots at that!

BTW, it was probably over 400 feet. I spun down and had to do that in two stages since it was drifting downwind quite a bit.

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I have taken my Champ up to speck like heights. In the late evening dusk it was easy to see how high I could fly and still see it. Full negative and full rudder gives it a tight axial spiral downward. I used a RTF TX when I did this. I can't imagine losing radio control before losing sight.
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