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Old Feb 28, 2011, 04:50 AM
.....till the wind drops.
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Waiting! Waiting! Where are those pics! still battling the upload speed battle! :-)
No, not the "speed battle", but the black hole battle

I get about twenty pics uploaded with labels, then,..... someone divides by 0 !!
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 05:29 AM
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No, not the "speed battle", but the black hole battle

I get about twenty pics uploaded with labels, then,..... someone divides by 0 !!
Try the launch pictures thread!

Oh well....
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 05:59 AM
.....till the wind drops.
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Naa!
I did it all over again on the PE Slopers thread!

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...05921&page=108

.....but I saw this on the launch thread, so I gave it a try!!

Correx Mig-7 soft launch. (0 min 10 sec)
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 07:11 AM
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No, not the "speed battle", but the black hole battle

I get about twenty pics uploaded with labels, then,..... someone divides by 0 !!
Well, when you divide by zero, you get infinity and beyond!!!
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 07:24 AM
...missing the PE Slope Rebels
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Sean, that soft launch is soo cool !
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 07:48 AM
scratch build everything
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nice launch, reminds me of thepasty's swinger video.

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showp...30&postcount=1
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 09:48 AM
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naa!
I did it all over again on the pe slopers thread!

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...05921&page=108

.....but i saw this on the launch thread, so i gave it a try!!

http://vimeo.com/20459123
awesome!!!
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 11:22 AM
.....till the wind drops.
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Thanx guys!!
It was one of those days when the wind was so just...... PERFECT!!
Allows to to play around and do almost anything!
There was lift ....literally... at my feet!

Dudley, which one?
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 01:33 PM
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okay got 8 of these bad boys cnc cut coming thru later this week or early next week

just need to get some spars cut , some bicycle spokes and need to knock up some spinners ...

will price it when they ready ,
i gotta say they go together really really nice , they have been cut with the added mods ( longer joiners , pieces over the wings next to the ailerons etc)
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 02:44 PM
.....till the wind drops.
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okay got 8 of these bad boys cnc cut coming thru later this week or early next week

just need to get some spars cut , some bicycle spokes and need to knock up some spinners ...

will price it when they ready ,
i gotta say they go together really really nice , they have been cut with the added mods ( longer joiners , pieces over the wings next to the ailerons etc)
BRat,
When the fuzz was drawn in CAD to cut, was it drawn in half then mirrored?
I ask cause when the plan is folded on the centre line, the halves are slightly out.....not that its a problem....just slows you down a tad.
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 10:52 PM
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Another Mig-7 is born!
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Old Feb 28, 2011, 11:57 PM
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Dudley, which one?
The first one, the first launch on the video he's holding the wing tip and merely lets go and off goes the swinger.
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Old Mar 01, 2011, 12:01 AM
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okay got 8 of these bad boys cnc cut coming thru later this week or early next week
If you making them available let me know. I'm keen for a lazy build for a change.
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Old Mar 01, 2011, 01:02 AM
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yea sean, that problem was fixed , you will love the way this thing goes together , all the formers are out of corex too ....
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Old Mar 01, 2011, 01:09 AM
.....till the wind drops.
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Another Mig-7 is born!
WOW!!!
That looks WICKED!!
Fuzzy B, you and Barry are setting the standard high!!
I will have to work harder on my color scheme now.....
Cant wait to get all the guys together again!!

This is where I am at the mo....Wing complete...busy placing canopy...no servos in fuzz yet!.....but wait....will do plenty today!
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