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Old Oct 09, 2012, 06:56 AM
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Originally Posted by Jackson Stone View Post

I used a mixture of Polyacrylic and white hobby paint to get the smooth finish.

I have another video in the works on the Ventus. Unfortunately I suffered a major crash not long after I shot the video last Spring. So, I am now flying the FMS ASW-28, which I also love.

Cheers, Jackson
Hi Jackson, sorry about the crash. She was a fine looking bird.
I have looked at the ASW28 a few times. Are you happy with it? I heard it was a little more docile, with normal wings, no this razor sharp stuff like the Ventus.
In an effort to make it more scale like, they made the wings too skinny. A slightly thicker wing profile would have made a huge difference, maybe with a touch more wing chord too and thinner trailing edges. This square cut trailing edge finish is not good, it creates extra drag that is so not necessary on this ship.
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