I am also making an eagle and thank you Tom Frank for making this very helpful video. awesome community. I will post vids of maiden or first flights when finished. looking forward in flying the eagle...
Originally Posted by Tom Frank
The attached pic shows how I set my V-tail servos (with pushrods crossing to opposite tail surface -not necessary... just easier). And as soon as the video is done being prepared on Vimeo in about 30 minutes, the following will show all the control action:
I show flaperons in the video, but with the bird basically being a flying wing, they have the reverse action of what's expected...plane will dive with flaperons down. I don't use that function now... the bird flies in slow enough without them.