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Old Nov 23, 2011, 08:15 PM
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Charles,

What plane and airfoils?

By the way, everyone, Happy Thanksgiving.

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Old Nov 23, 2011, 09:01 PM
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Charles,

What plane and airfoils?

By the way, everyone, Happy Thanksgiving.

Gary
The plane has no name, but the wing is a Zone V2 using GT's 2P planform with a 180mm root chord, and the tails are all Edge.

Happy Thanksgiving!

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Old Nov 23, 2011, 09:32 PM
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Happy thanksgiving to all. Cheerso pcorn:
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Old Nov 23, 2011, 09:43 PM
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Charles,

DS-09 can be buried in that wing. Just need to get them ahead of the spar.

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Old Nov 23, 2011, 09:51 PM
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with the Turkey day holiday upon so quickly and not had time to chime back in on the get together on bowling I think we will pass on it this weekend. Maybe next weekend.

We will post later next week to see if any one wants to join us.

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Old Nov 23, 2011, 11:46 PM
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Note to self: Verify battery voltage BEFORE flying.
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Old Nov 23, 2011, 11:48 PM
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Note to self: Verify battery voltage BEFORE flying.
Man that sucks. any damage?
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Old Nov 23, 2011, 11:55 PM
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Yep. It needs a total rebuild. End of the nose broke off and stuck in the dirt. Servo tray came loose, wing opened up on the outboard side. Luckily, I have yet to buy a truely new plane, and even if it were a total loss, the smokin' deal I got on it makes it a bit less painful.

The thing that bothers me the most was that I went against my better judgement and best practices, and hosed my lightest plane.

I may have to enlist the help of some of the more proficient wing fixers to keep it form ending up looking and flying like the other lead sled.

When is Jun coming back into town?
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Old Nov 23, 2011, 11:57 PM
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bummer. hope you get it fixed quick.
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Old Nov 24, 2011, 01:05 AM
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Sorry about that Tim...

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Old Nov 24, 2011, 08:29 PM
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Happy... humm... lobsters day?
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Tim ouch!
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Old Nov 29, 2011, 11:32 PM
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setup a little mod on my Aurora 9 to make the flap stick spring back to the flaps up position. Ignore the rambling of the idiot behind the camera...

the spring is a #71 at Ace Hardware, the screw I added to the post is from my misc parts bin at work (no idea what size it is)

Oh well thought i would share!

Aurora 9 - Flap Spring Mod (0 min 20 sec)
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