Originally Posted by DoctorG
By the way what does it take to kill the Laser 70 vs Laser 62 argument? Mine flies most of the time on 1/4 throttle on the Laser 62. It is totally fine. You do not need a Laser 70 unless you are buying a new one. In that case look very hard at lots of down thrust and side thrust.
OK, one more time... 25 years ago, I SAW Neil Tidey fly a Falcon to test the first Laser 45 and it flew very well. I think he used more or less full power for takeoff, and then cruised around on 1/3 to half throttle... What else do you need?