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Old Mar 30, 2012, 02:03 AM
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Cool
unbelivable performance Micro SPAD from H&Q (video)

Micro spad funny fly(HD) (2 min 33 sec)
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Old Mar 30, 2012, 03:39 AM
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Nice looking plane, not very scale though. The flying video is not so special, no roll, no loop, just flying around like 2ch plane.
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Old Mar 30, 2012, 06:30 AM
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Cute. I wish there were some specs.

I tend to agree on the scale aspect or lack there of. The Spad is a tough ship for a few reasons, one of which is that it never looks right with dihedral. Still, it would be a nice addition to all the similar sized WWI bipes we have.

Scale keeps getting better as does micro gear in general, so I hope this becomes available to start the ball rolling on competition and improvement.

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Old Apr 03, 2012, 01:41 PM
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id buy the foam if it was $25 + shipping
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Old Apr 03, 2012, 10:47 PM
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Slo-mo, flying through the legs was cool at 1:25.
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Old Apr 05, 2012, 10:40 AM
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looks nice
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Old Apr 11, 2012, 11:18 AM
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If you go to their website they have a DVII also. Any info on availability? Not much info on website. Sent an e-mail with no reply so far.
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Old Apr 15, 2012, 01:37 AM
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These look like the micro WW1 warbirds from the inventor of Snap&Fly! Nice to see them closer to production.
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Old Apr 15, 2012, 09:45 AM
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Kinda looks like a foam version of a Comet dime scale (16" ws) Spad. They should have at least took a broom to the floor of that place before flying.
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Old Apr 24, 2012, 12:53 PM
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I wonder if Flyzone is going to distribute these as they did the Uberlites from the same inventor. The wings look more beefy/robust than those on the Albatros and DR-1. I also like that they are finished on the bottom.

Video of the Fokker DVII:
Micro Fokker DVII (0 min 54 sec)
I like the Spad video better since it shows more continuous flying and not so many close-ups.
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Old Apr 25, 2012, 11:15 AM
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Kinda looks like a foam version of a Comet dime scale (16" ws) Spad. They should have at least took a broom to the floor of that place before flying.
Yup.
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Old Apr 25, 2012, 01:42 PM
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They should have at least took a broom to the floor of that place before flying.
Hey... what's wrong with a scale WWI plane flying over a scale like artillery bombed landscape?
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Where can I purchase these from?
On the YouTube video, it states that a Chinese company manufactures these (www.h-an-q.cn). I emailed them, but got no response back !
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Old Apr 28, 2012, 08:33 PM
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These planes were first "announced" over a year ago. http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1409640 While there is obviously a working prototype, I see no evidence of them coming to market, at least as far as US distribution is concerned.
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Old Sep 26, 2012, 12:39 PM
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Found a link for the H&Q Spad and Fokker DVII planes. The Spad shows as no longer available. The price for the DVII is great but the shipping is a killer!
http://blog.goo.ne.jp/sky_moon/e/9a7...fd8c0c803c2256
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