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Old Apr 19, 2004, 10:42 PM
Gettin' Lifted
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Hole In The Earth, CA
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Suggestions For My First Wing??? Overlord??

Well im getting the itch for a wing, the wind has been grounding my other parkfliers here, so im looking for something I can have fun with in less desireable conditions.

As I indicated, I have R/C experience with my parkfliers, but never flown a wing, nor do I know anyone locally that does. So I am looking for something docile and tough enough to handle the learning curve without 'expert instructions'

Im mainly interested in E powered, for lack of slopes in this desert...

Whaddya guys think?? best Ive come up with is the Overlord, considering I am not planning on taking the dive to LiPo's quite yet, so id like to be able to use my ni-mh 8 cell 1050's....

Just figured id ask and see what kind of suggestions I could get.
Thanks guys,
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Old Apr 20, 2004, 05:58 AM
Me likes Depron...
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Amsterdam Schiphol, Netherlands
Joined Mar 2003
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I fly several www.edgerc.com planes and building a Devastator now..
The kits have nice and clean cutted wings, elevons are sanded and the service is great!
I would say go get one!

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Old Apr 20, 2004, 04:46 PM
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well when i asked about planes that could handle winds the other day i got a lot of replies in favor for the unicorn unicornwings.net
i havent flown one yet but there are some reviews at

hope that helps!
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Old Apr 20, 2004, 06:54 PM
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I would say combatwings.com Xe2. It was my first wing: great, great airplane!
It is litle bit more expensive than other 48 inches wing but is tough and very durable.
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