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Old Jan 31, 2005, 07:32 PM
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My new scratch built indoor / park flyer - Tupolev ANT-20

Hi gang,

While it's more of a parkflyer, I built this with the intention of flying it at the upcoming indoor in Chilliwack. She's got a 64" wingspan and a 20 oz AUW for a modest 5.8 oz wing loading. Check out this thread for more details and some flying pics / video:

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=329330

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Old Jan 31, 2005, 10:04 PM
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Does it have enough motors??? Looking good!
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Old Jan 31, 2005, 10:08 PM
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Martin, impresive, must impresive red star plane

Congratulations.

Alf "SSO"
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Old Feb 01, 2005, 01:52 AM
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Really, really, great looking plane and nice pics!
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Old Feb 04, 2005, 10:27 AM
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I think I have motor envy

See you there Martin
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Old Feb 04, 2005, 11:20 AM
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It was the music in the video that brought it all back. I remember seeing a documentary on public television about this airplane. What a big airplane it was for its time. One film clip showed an overhead flyby with the little biplanes off each wing tip. Very memorable.
Great work on that model. The build sequence pictures are a nice touch.
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