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DW 28" kit 61 10.45%
DW SKUA 28 4.79%
DW 38" kit 175 29.97%
DW 48" kit 154 26.37%
DW 55" kit 70 11.99%
DW Pylon Racer 9 1.54%
Never owned one 208 35.62%
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Old Sep 04, 2012, 08:33 PM
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Old Sep 04, 2012, 10:08 PM
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My YAK 54
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Also my first "SHARPIE" paint job.
Love em, Love em. Love em :-)
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Old Sep 07, 2012, 08:32 AM
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My YAK 54
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Also my first "SHARPIE" paint job.

Nice Artwork. I like the idea of using the Sharpies for that. They just had Sharpies on sale at the local office supply store last weekend. I should have gone down and stocked up -- LOL

who'd a though of that
not me till I saw your post
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Old Sep 07, 2012, 09:32 AM
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Hxt900's enough for a 40" yak 55? My bums digital died in there last water expedition.
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Old Sep 07, 2012, 10:11 AM
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Hxt900's enough for a 40" yak 55? My bums digital died in there last water expedition.
Yeah defenetly,never had a problem with any of mine yet
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Old Sep 07, 2012, 10:25 AM
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Hxt900's enough for a 40" yak 55? My bums digital died in there last water expedition.
Yep. They'll be just fine. We'll see on the next flight if my '900s were good enough to survive a water dunking.
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Old Sep 07, 2012, 07:06 PM
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nearing completion of my 34" Raven. Man this thing is light.
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Old Sep 10, 2012, 01:03 AM
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Here is a video with some sweet DW Juka action in the middle.
Fun Foamies (2 min 49 sec)
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Old Sep 13, 2012, 06:59 PM
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Well I have to admit I was wrong about the DW Foamie. I thought for sure this thing would be junk the first time it hit the ground.
It's like a Timex watch. "It takes a licking and keeps on ticking.
I've ripped the fuse in half 4 times, broken the wings into twice, busted both ailerons a few times and compleatly smashed and shattered the nose a couple of times.
Hot glue, Gorilla Glue, CA some tape and a little carbon fibre and it still flies just fine even though it's up to 22oz. AUW. Too bad I can't say that about the pilot.
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Old Sep 13, 2012, 08:32 PM
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Well I have to admit I was wrong about the DW Foamie. I thought for sure this thing would be junk the first time it hit the ground.
It's like a Timex watch. "It takes a licking and keeps on ticking.
I've ripped the fuse in half 4 times, broken the wings into twice, busted both ailerons a few times and compleatly smashed and shattered the nose a couple of times.
Hot glue, Gorilla Glue, CA some tape and a little carbon fibre and it still flies just fine even though it's up to 22oz. AUW. Too bad I can't say that about the pilot.
+1 for sure!! Thanks DWF I've learned so much about flying 3D planes, as my main focus is helicopters. They are quite forgiving :-)
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Old Sep 14, 2012, 01:22 PM
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my last 40" juka was crashed and repaired with only CA about a dozen times. But it kept going until a chain link fence finally put it in a permanent resting place.
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Old Sep 15, 2012, 07:19 PM
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hello fellas, would someone happen to know what the cg is on the 28" juka. Thanks in advance

Mike
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Old Sep 16, 2012, 08:13 PM
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Well, re-maiden on the Extra 330SC this evening and it went pretty well. Can't thank Mike enough for all the support. We have some tweaking to do and the gear are a little flexee as you will see by the endo on landing but Aaron had a blast flying it. Looks like a 3D monster as the high rate throws are approx 75 degrees on elevator and the rudder will take as much as the elevator will give it. Ailerons are much much better and no blowback now thanks to Mike. So, here you go, Enjoy!

DWEXTRA330SC RE MAIDEN 091612 (3 min 26 sec)
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Old Sep 16, 2012, 10:03 PM
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Nice flying!
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Old Sep 17, 2012, 01:09 AM
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great video!

Hoping to maiden the 34" Raven this week. Putting final touches on it.
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