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Old Feb 11, 2013, 04:02 PM
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Decathlon 40

Witch is the best plane Seagull Decathlon .40 or Phoenix Model Decathlon .40. What is the beat engine choice 2 and 4 stroke.
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Old Feb 11, 2013, 05:40 PM
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I have the Phoenix. It is a very nice beautiful plane. 4 strokes are always gonna be best for scale planes.
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Old Feb 17, 2013, 07:20 PM
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I have the Seagull Decathlon 40 and like the plane. Not to pleased with the instructions though. Running a OS 46sx and wished I had A 55ax instead.
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Old Mar 09, 2013, 03:36 PM
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The SeaGull Decathlon flies nicely. But a 40 sized engine will not fly aerobatics. It's about 8 pounds full up weight, and probably needs a gas 20cc to fly powerfully.
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Old Mar 10, 2013, 09:05 AM
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I had the Phoenix Decathlon with a saito .82. The power was just right. There isn't a great deal of difference in the Phoenix and the Seagull.
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Old Mar 19, 2013, 12:34 PM
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hi huys

i have the seagull Decathlon 40 with an ASP 91 fs on it.
its flyies very strong , super scale and that sound in the air ROCKS.
seagull makes great quality, and flies GREAT, slow landing characteristics,dont hesitate
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