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Old Feb 10, 2013, 02:00 PM
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Originally Posted by AirBornOne View Post
I would say not exactly.
The first time a saw a HobieHawk fly I was smitten by it's grace and elegance as the owner piloted it around.Yet it was years later before I owned & flew my own HH.
There is certainly an imprint from that 'first' experience.No argument there.
And then there's sloping my MPX DG-600 around.I just go to the zone when I'm flying it around.Usually in 40min chunks.Several times for 2hrs. plus.
I flew a Hobie Hawk for quite a number of years. I will agree with you about grace and elegance. I found this youtube video which has also been floating around here on RC Groups.
I agree.... one of the best looking planes of it's time.


Hobie Hawk / Hobie Model Company 1975 promo video
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