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Old Jun 11, 2012, 08:33 PM
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After 40 years...finishing the Electric Canberra MK62

in the beginig of 2010 i received a plan of this great plane. The designer is Tito Johnston who draw it in the earlies 1970...
not EDF, not lipos in that time...
when he gave me the plans i put an 70mmEDF over the duct ant it fits i decided to start the model at the original plans scale: 1/10.

Its made with EPP in 3mm and 5mm. Fiberglassed witn 20/48 and 70 grs/m.
Inside with carbon fiber, some balsa, and wood in 3mm.
1,95 aprox x1,95 . Weight (without painting 3700grs) ready to fly.
2x70mm EDF from HK with 2 45amps ESCs, turnigy regulator, 5x 3kg servos, 1x1,6kgs servo for bomb bay...1 4S LIPO 4500mah.

some preliminaries...
canberra prelimina_WindowsMedia - LAN.wmv (3 min 8 sec)

the second flight...with 300grs in the nose!...i must move everything forward!
2do Vuelo Canberra MK62 RC (8 min 16 sec)

Thanks Terry Mitchel for inspired me with his great skills with depron and his Canberra too.
Thanks Tito Johnston, a great person! a great designer...
A lot of people help me to carry on this project. Thanks everyone!

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