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Old Oct 01, 2004, 11:28 AM
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BV222 WW2 German flying boat

I've also posted this in the scale forum, but since it's made of foam I will also post it in foamies. Here are the specs. wingspan 48" weight 12-14 ounces motors GWS IPS 12mm (6 each) battery 1500 two cell Litho.

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Old Oct 01, 2004, 12:07 PM
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Wow, stacker, will it row? You and Vyceroy, need to compair notes, Looks awesome!
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Old Oct 01, 2004, 02:04 PM
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Good work stacker!
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Old Oct 01, 2004, 02:30 PM
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I still have a lot of work, but it is starting to look like something. I think my next project will only have one engine.

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Old Oct 01, 2004, 11:15 PM
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Beautiful plane Stacker .. love those flying boats i await reports impatiently .. keep up the great work ..
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Old Oct 03, 2004, 08:42 PM
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Thanks Vyceroy, I hope to make some fast progress.

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Old Oct 04, 2004, 11:14 AM
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One more picture for size ref.
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Old Nov 22, 2004, 11:30 AM
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Bv222 progress

I'm almost ready to paint. Weight will be between 12-14 ounces.

Cheers --- Stacker
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Old Nov 22, 2004, 02:01 PM
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Wow, that looks fantastic! Good luck with the maiden flight. I'm looking forward to reading a flight report.
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Old Nov 22, 2004, 04:46 PM
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That is one great looking plane...is it Blucor or did you hot wire it from foam?
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Old Nov 22, 2004, 05:57 PM
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It is hollowed out white bead foam with a balsa framed wing covered in thin foam.

Thanks again --- Stacker
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Old Nov 22, 2004, 06:52 PM
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Great job stacker!

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Old Nov 26, 2004, 11:39 AM
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very impressed....
could you tell me how yo produce the fuselage, is it solid and shaped, or hollow? either way, could yo explain how you do it!
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