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Old Aug 16, 2010, 02:35 PM
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Slope glider, fast but no-name

I now have more aircraft than my transmitter can store, so this glider should go. Fast, thin-wing slope glider with various dings as shown in the pictures. Carbon-fiber wing with HS81s. Single elevator servo, probably an HS81 but the label is hidden. Wing has been cracked and fixed, and boom has been cracked and fixed, as shown in the pictures. Leading edge has a ding as shown. No RX or battery.
Too big to ship, so let's say "pick-up in West Los Angeles or the Valley". $100 obo, Paypal please.

By the way, does anybody recognize this glider and know its name?
Thanks, Jim
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Old Aug 16, 2010, 02:58 PM
SKY-MOLE HIT HARD GO DEEP
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Looks like an early composite Sparrow-
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Old Aug 16, 2010, 03:11 PM
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Looks like an early composite Sparrow-
nope. it's a Starling variant.

hella fast, they make a nice shriek in a dive
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Old Aug 16, 2010, 03:33 PM
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No way to ship ? single wing, tail glued on?
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Old Aug 16, 2010, 03:57 PM
***? - No slopes here......
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I'll take it! Thanks,

Dave
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Old Aug 16, 2010, 04:23 PM
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That's a Starling. I've had one for many years. Excellent slope ship.
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Old Aug 16, 2010, 04:25 PM
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That`s right, I have one too, the Sparrow is larger isn`t it, bought it about 10 or 11 years ago.
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Old Aug 22, 2010, 06:06 PM
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Starling

Definately a Starling. I had one for several yrs. Very fast and I could put it into a wicked flat spin.
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