Thread: Discussion Need advice on my second glider
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Old May 14, 2012, 01:42 PM
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Originally Posted by twn Chen View Post
Using rudder and elevator to control a thermal glider that has dihedral is good enough, aileron control + rudder + elevator + flaps + spoliers is normally for speedy contest flights, ie. slope glider. There have been many gliders equipping ailerons and flaps available on market. You have to make up your mind depending on what you would like to fly.
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Originally Posted by dedStik View Post
Chen is right, if bang for buck is a factor, since you already have a tx if you get just the kits without tx the price is fairly close, I would lean toward the pro for this reason.
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Originally Posted by Belem View Post
The original radian will float better than the pro. It also makes a great AP platform with those big wings with lots of dihedral. The pro is a better choice if your goal is to learn how to work different flight modes while on your way to moving up to more expensive birds.
Thank you guys for your tips - - I ended up picking up Original Radian PNP for now - I considered the Pro version but thinking I might not be able to handle it completely - I decided to pick the Radian
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