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Old Dec 07, 2011, 07:30 AM
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90mm F86 on Nitroplanes

Hi All,

I just found this 90mm F86 on Nitroplanes. It's listed under Exceed RC but I can't find any references anywhere else on the web. Is anyone familiar with this model? If so, how ddoes it fly and how is the performance?

It's pretty pricey, so my thought (hope) was that maybe this is a new super-high quality release with a good powerplant!

Link Here:
http://www.nitroplanes.com/69a986-90...-blue-arf.html
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Old Dec 07, 2011, 09:19 AM
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Hi All,

I just found this 90mm F86 on Nitroplanes. It's listed under Exceed RC but I can't find any references anywhere else on the web. Is anyone familiar with this model? If so, how ddoes it fly and how is the performance?

It's pretty pricey, so my thought (hope) was that maybe this is a new super-high quality release with a good powerplant!

Link Here:
http://www.nitroplanes.com/69a986-90...-blue-arf.html
I think they have the wrong price listed...sounds like that's the price for PNF.

The fuse in parts are less than half that price, now the retracts are almost 100usd

Looks like a nice jet, I've been waiting on an EPO F-86 90mm for a while
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Old Dec 07, 2011, 07:02 PM
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http://www.nitroplanes.com/69a986-90...ellow-kit.html
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Old Dec 07, 2011, 08:25 PM
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fly like an EAGLE ;)
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curse you nitro planes!!!!!!!!!
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Old Dec 07, 2011, 09:27 PM
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Old Dec 08, 2011, 02:51 AM
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I wonder why they don't have "THe Huff" in the ARF version? I have the Skyblazers in the 70mm so I'd like to get the "Huff" in 90mm. Just like to get the ARF though.
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Old Dec 08, 2011, 06:56 AM
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kit version maybe?
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Old Dec 08, 2011, 06:58 AM
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they have the huff in a kit look at link above.Nice
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Old Dec 08, 2011, 09:09 AM
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+1, I've been waiting for an EPO f86 for a while and not it's here and in my price range.

If I didn't bust my budget bad on other purchaes I would buy this
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Old Dec 08, 2011, 09:51 AM
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Is this airframe available under another name? I'd like to see some build and flight reviews before pulling the trigger.

Speaking of triggers, on a scale note - has anyone ever seen an F-86 with Sidewinders before? I wasn't there, but I'm pretty sure air-to-air during Korea was just guns, guns, guns...
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I think they have the wrong price listed...sounds like that's the price for PNF.

The fuse in parts are less than half that price, now the retracts are almost 100usd

Looks like a nice jet, I've been waiting on an EPO F-86 90mm for a while
The price is right its just they have ARF instead of PNP
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Old Dec 08, 2011, 02:47 PM
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Made by A-RC aka Andy Chen, who also makes the F/A-18 90mm, 70mm. Recent rep has been well designed flight characteristics but iffy electric component quality.
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Old Dec 08, 2011, 06:46 PM
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Just curious, but what makes this more than $70 better than the FlyFly F-86? Just the EPO vs. EPS?
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Old Dec 08, 2011, 07:37 PM
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fly like an EAGLE ;)
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its way more scale for one
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Old Dec 08, 2011, 08:34 PM
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I see. I find it funny that foam models are more expensive than composite ones now. Maybe it will be on crazy sale next black Friday. Anyways, back to the plane.
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