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Old Oct 04, 2012, 05:54 PM
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Imo-gliders get a little boring. No ailerons, it just doesn't do anything. Now If you made it a night flyer.....
Are you living under a rock? Almost all gliders have ailerons. Only the really slow ones and beginner ones dont. And if you are not a purest you can get mega high speed vertical launches.
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 05:59 PM
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Sheesh, LOL tons of gliders are 3 ch.. the Radian, Gentle Lady, and some HK ones that I've been drooling over forever DLGs, however, are never sold with just rud/elv controls.



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Old Oct 04, 2012, 06:09 PM
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Most of the gliders ive seen are aileron-ed. i reckon ailerons are great. Only time i dont reccomend are if the person is full newby and isnt learning at a club
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 07:02 PM
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The world's fastest (hobbyist) RC planes are gliders. Is 500mph boring?
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 07:32 PM
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fun for awhile but yes it does get boring. thats why im now in the process of making it nitro powered. YES it is a glider wing. YES it is RUD ELV only. YES IT FLYS GOOD!!!
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 08:31 PM
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 08:48 PM
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 09:18 PM
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Guess what new plane I got yesterday!
Multiplex Fun Cub.
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 09:18 PM
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The Phoenix demo did OK at the low quality setting, and was still choppy with the Helis.

Should I still look into getting it? I'm thinking a better graphics card and maybe 4GB of Ram...
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 09:26 PM
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The Phoenix demo did OK at the low quality setting, and was still choppy with the Helis.

Should I still look into getting it? I'm thinking a better graphics card and maybe 4GB of Ram...
If you're gonna get one, get realflight. Not Phoenix,
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 09:30 PM
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You can't replace a graphics card in a PC I was going to do the same
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 09:52 PM
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You can't replace a graphics card in a PC I was going to do the same
Yes you can...
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 10:34 PM
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Too complicated for me to do
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 10:51 PM
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You can't replace a graphics card in a PC I was going to do the same
I don't have a laptop. It's a Dell tower. I'm using the built-in card which isn't that great. I may even look into a faster dual core processor.

$200 is too much for RF, $120 is a stretch. I'm not financially inclined.
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Old Oct 04, 2012, 10:52 PM
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Too complicated for me to do
All you have to do is open the case, plug in the card, maybe install a driver and you are good to go.
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