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Old Jan 10, 2011, 08:48 PM
Renegade Fun Forever!!
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Wow its quick! Don't like to land much slower than Mach II though
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 08:50 PM
DELTAS RULE
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dead calm....no good...those flights were with the heavier packs too.

bob, any chance you can run some dopler?
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 08:53 PM
Renegade Fun Forever!!
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Yeah I'm with Blake at Royal Rangers right now, but I'll give it a whirl after
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 09:21 PM
Current project: Electrolyte
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Bob,
If that looks like mach 2 then its time for you to stop flying piper cubs and slow sticks...lol. It lands at about the same speed of the micro stinger...nothing crazy. The Gordo was much hotter on final!
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 09:25 PM
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LOL! I thought the Gordo only cartwheeled? did it ever land? I mean really slide

No I could tell with just a little head wind it would slow right down
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 09:54 PM
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it just looks like its landing fast....its so small( the size of a bret racer) but its really only landing as fast as a alfa sabre or mig. lands slower with the smaller packs. these landings were at 14.5oz. at 13, it has a little nicer glide.
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 09:59 PM
Current project: Electrolyte
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Bob,
Don't be bitter...I gave u credit in the flyrc article. Brent and Jon will defintely get credit in the next one...they are stand up guys.
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 10:11 PM
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Don't be bitter...I gave u credit in the flyrc article. Brent and Jon will defintely get credit in the next one...they are stand up guys.
Huh? Bitter?
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 10:21 PM
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Brent I think the these numbers might be low? I used 65 degrees for temp, but many of the passes were cruising or the throttle was cut but I am getting 92-94 on many. It looks way fast tan that to me though? I thought they were in the 105 range. Has anyone else dopplered any of the passes yet?
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 10:37 PM
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Bob, I thought Brent mentioned to me on Friday that he figured it was doing around 95?

65 degrees is pretty much where the temp was that day.
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 11:07 PM
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well, it did 90 at 4,000 asl, so mid 90's make sense

thanks again for the awsome vid jon! and thanks to bret for bringing this project to light.


you guys think mine fast...wait till dave gets his in the air with over 100 extra watts!!!!!!! :O

BTW dave, got the package today!!! thanks again!


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Brent I think the these numbers might be low? I used 65 degrees for temp, but many of the passes were cruising or the throttle was cut but I am getting 92-94 on many. It looks way fast tan that to me though? I thought they were in the 105 range. Has anyone else dopplered any of the passes yet?
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 11:23 PM
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Ok cool then I was reading it right. Sure looks faster though! Something about small red planes
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Old Jan 10, 2011, 11:32 PM
Team30 Micro EDF
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CN: hoping for good weather this weekend for the next round of butt clenching fun.

Good to hear you got the thingies.

Sign me up for any composite projects! I'm in. I have one planned myself for February - but will be seeking guidance from the maestro's in this thread as I go.
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Old Jan 11, 2011, 03:41 AM
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Meanwhile, I put the green back on this evening. Ran out of rattle can so it's a little light. It should've got another coat but this will have to do for now.
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Old Jan 11, 2011, 08:59 AM
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The past damages are now invisible. Nice job NC ! Hope the next attempt will be the right one ! (double check the CG...)
Brent, she seems to be very quick and touchy with the biggest wingload. Seems she tip stalled during the second landing, didn't she ?
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