|Jan 24, 2002, 05:11 PM|
Toledo Ohio, USA!
Joined Dec 2001
Am I dreaming?Or could this be the best plane out there?
Heres what i am thinking of. 1/4 inch foam wing ribs, and tail, covored in Colored saran wrap, geared spd 400 with 9 inch slow flyer prop. 36 inch wingspan with a fully simetricle airfoil. stick fuse. with 7 cell pack and HS55 servos. can be flown indoors and out, very aerobatic and moderately slow. and most of all, EASY AND CHEAP to build. I will challenge all of you to this challenge.I have alot of 1/4 inch pink foam and about 4 rolls of diferent colored saran wrap. Anyone got any ideas? Im goin to my workshop to work on it right now!
|Jan 24, 2002, 05:44 PM|
I just posted a picture of the plane you describe...too bad the wheather prevents me for having its maiden....
Ill post some video footage (if it flies well )
ermm: apart from the saran wrap, stick stuff and some more stuff then...
|Jan 26, 2002, 05:54 PM|
Of course it still looks fine! It flies great! All that's happened is a few little tears in the botton covering from a hay field landing, where I thought it was softer than it was. a little tape and it goes again! Made the L/G and Vstab removable, held on with a rubber band, so it'll fold flat to stay in the back of my truck for an emergency calm-wind moment!
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