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Old Sep 09, 2012, 05:38 PM
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Carter Hummingbird - 1/3 Scale

This project is just starting up. We still have a lot of calculations to go thru to finalize the design and duct/wing/empennage profiles...

What does everyone think?

http://www.esotec.org/hbird/
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Old Sep 11, 2012, 07:05 AM
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Neat project, looks like a design challenge!
Especially the contra-rotating propellers and duct. Have a look here for some inspiration: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1510248

Regards, Michael

EDIT:

I knew I saw this unique design somewhere before: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showp...&postcount=100
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Old Sep 11, 2012, 10:18 AM
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Neat project, looks like a design challange!
Especially the contra-rotating propellers and duct. Have a look here for some inspiration: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1510248

Regards, Michael

EDIT:

I knew I saw this unique design somewhere before: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showp...&postcount=100
Challenge is an understatement...

Nice contra-rotating ideas...
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 11:00 PM
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Still working on this. We are seriously behind at work. Most of my design time is there and not at home. LOL
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