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Old May 07, 2007, 07:26 AM
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Sorry that you had a crash on maiden. But as I'm sure you will told here, the P-51 is not a beginners low wing trainer, no matter what the hype is. For a first low wing acrobatic plane, I highly recommend the Goldberg Tiger 400 (change the motor to a e-flite 400 or 450, the stock setup is destined for failure). Put the P-51 in the shelf for a few weeks.

Joe - the blue motor would account for the low speed but is probably necessary for the draggy 4-blade prop. Since a Mustang lives for speed, I think performance will have to trump aesthetics.

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