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Old Sep 15, 2013, 11:50 AM
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Sure Flite Super EyeSoar

I managed to pickup a kit for the Super EyeSoar on ebay a while back.
It will be modified with a brushless motor, landing wheel and spoilers.

Basic specs
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108 inch span wing, 957 sq inch, 54 inch long

Equipment list
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75mm foam wheel
50mm headless folding spinner
gold-n-rod snakes

servos;
TGY-390V HV Metal gear Coreless Digital Servo w/ Heat Sink 5.4kg / .11sec / 22.5g
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...dProduct=29348

Tunigy Glider Drive
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...dProduct=42046
Specs:
Turns: 14T
Voltage: 3~4S Lipoly
RPM/V: 960kv
Motor Poles: 14
Internal resistance: 0.045 Ohm
Max Loading: 35A
Max Power: 510W
Shaft Diameter: 5mm
Shaft Length: 20mm
Mounting screw Spacing: 25mm (M3x4)
Connector: 3.5mm bullet
Weight: 142g

Turnigy 40 amp ESC
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...dProduct=32432

covering film, transparent purple (modena 205)
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...idProduct=6742
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Old Sep 15, 2013, 11:54 AM
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The wing was originally polyhedral but I am changing mine to tip dihedral. Joiners for the wing will be a carbon rod and a carbon tube. Hence the wing centre section will straight.

Not seen any pictures of this model before so there cannot be many about.
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Old Sep 26, 2013, 08:50 AM
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Old Nov 10, 2013, 04:38 PM
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The covering is done and the electrics are in. Test flight soon.
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Old Nov 23, 2013, 11:38 AM
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First flight today, flew great. Just need throw on rudder and elevator reducing slightly.
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