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Old Dec 12, 2012, 05:52 AM
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Originally Posted by kahloq View Post
In my case, the 5 gal buckets weight more then the motors do. I will have to use a decent amount of wood to brace the wings with the weight of the buckets/motors hanging way out at the edges.

I might be on a losing path, but somehow, someway...it will fly.
If I may make this suggestion, I understand you want to preserve the Terminator looking with the length of the buckets however, why not cut them down to minimum. Later, once you have a flying machine, you can use fiberglass or some other very light compound to accomplish the cosmetic appearance.
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