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Old Nov 04, 2011, 07:13 AM
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Exactly what I was waiting for! The most sexy bird ever!
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Old Nov 04, 2011, 09:37 AM
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Hi guys

I am glad that you like the new announcement as much as I do.

Unfortunately there is not much more information on this SU-35 as of now, but I will be in close touch with Ready2Fly to bring you guys some updates.

We reckon the next information batch should come within the next 2-3 Weeks, maybe even earlier.

They put 1 Bird aside for me already, so I will be the first one to get my hands on it

Since this is still a prototype, changes may happen throughout the production process.

A bit sad that it does not have twin 90mm Fans, but that would be like a massive SU-35, burning through our skies

Keep you guys updated.
NS.
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Old Nov 04, 2011, 10:12 AM
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Hope the release does not take as long as for their Vampire from the announcement until it has been released.
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Old Nov 04, 2011, 10:37 AM
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Even a few more pics would be greatly appreciated Maybe the underside showing the retracts?
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Old Nov 04, 2011, 11:25 AM
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Time to ask Jason Cole at Hobby Lobby to see if this one is on the RADAR or not........
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Old Nov 04, 2011, 11:45 AM
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Hi guys

I'll try to get in some pics of the belly of the SU-35, some top views, battery compartment views and of course a closer look at the retracts.

I am sure this should not take that long to come out..I am guessing that it won't make it this year, it is a brand new announcement.

However you never know in the end.

Freewing is one of my No.1 Producer of Big Foamie Jets aside from RC Lander.

Looking good guys

NS.
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Old Nov 04, 2011, 08:49 PM
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Damn! Just told myself no more foamies.
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Old Nov 05, 2011, 02:08 AM
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Damn! Just told myself no more foamies.
Heads up Buddy, I am just suffering the same fate as you do, lol !

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Old Nov 05, 2011, 03:46 AM
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Last one.
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Old Nov 05, 2011, 07:52 AM
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Anyone know who will be selling the R2F Venom in the U.S.?
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Old Nov 05, 2011, 09:22 AM
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Counter rotating fans

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I hope R2F is going to offer it also as a kit to put in 2 of these Lander counter rotating fans.
That probably will not be necessary. Freewing also makes the SebArt MiG-29 which has counter-rotating 70mm fans. And according to some first impressions, the fans are cheap, but not that bad. For example I compared the stock SebArt fan+motor combination with Wemotecs with HET2W20 and - very roughly - the SebArts were not worse. So a) the fans are counter-rotating b) they are not so bad or maybe are even good c) they are cheap d) as a pair, they can take >= 1800 Watts of input power which is enough for a plane of this size e) Freewing makes them f) they are very light. So the Su-35 may have acceptable fans right from the start.

The biggest issue with the fan+motors in the SebArt is the very high current drawn (4S up to 130A). So a natural move would be to go to 6S and lower currents and update the Su-34 - as Freewing seems to have done...

Cheers,
Henrik
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Old Nov 05, 2011, 10:57 PM
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The Sebart Mig-29 was a disappointment to me. It was overpriced for what it was and from what I heard, it contains the same cheap stuff we find in everyday EDFs. As much as I love the Mig-29, there's just no way I'm getting it (Unless it's just the airframe)

Now this is more like it. The Su-35bm is another one of my favorites and I have got to get this. I just hope it won't be the same price the Mig had.
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Old Nov 06, 2011, 03:01 AM
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subscribed. Gorgeous plane.
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Old Nov 06, 2011, 08:10 AM
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Awesome!!!
When's the pre order?
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Old Nov 06, 2011, 09:55 AM
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Just when I thought I was out...they pull me back in. (0 min 6 sec)


This is how I think about foamies. I hate them!! I've sworn myself off of them!! Yet I love them!! And can't get enough of them when they make designs like this. They kill me with their cheap electronics and exploding fans and such. But they pull me in with their overall cool aircraft choices. Aaahhh!!! Save me.
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