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Old Mar 05, 2005, 08:51 PM
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Rafale by Aeronaut II

This is intended as a continuation of my previous thread on the Aeronaut Rafale,

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...=154235&pp=100

Some pictures I took at the field today ...


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Old Mar 05, 2005, 08:56 PM
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I was visiting Doug's field today so I recorded some new video, Doug did the flying this time. Here's an excerpt

Rafale hi res video (wmv, 2 mins, 20 MB)
Rafale lo res video (wmv, 2 mins, 6 MB)
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Old Mar 05, 2005, 09:12 PM
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At liftoff the Rafale was throttled back to 50% or less for the rest of the flight. She scoots around nicely on just 1100w.
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Old Mar 05, 2005, 09:35 PM
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Very nice Herb!
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Old Mar 05, 2005, 11:03 PM
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Shes got Legs!!!!!! Fantastic Job Herb!!

Set the second pic as my wallpaper, lovely with the mountians in the background
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Old Mar 05, 2005, 11:33 PM
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Herb are those retracts?
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Old Mar 06, 2005, 03:22 AM
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Impressive stuff Herb, VERy nice!

Thank's for this video

Cheers,
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Old Mar 06, 2005, 03:30 AM
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You guys listen to Herb, I don't know him, but he is a wealth of knowledge, and has some of the nicest jets here! ....and he likes BIG power!

Regards,

Justin

Concrusher thread....
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Old Mar 06, 2005, 07:23 AM
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Cool Herb
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Old Mar 06, 2005, 08:02 AM
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Has this been updated to the big single fan? If so give us details like RTF weight and motor/cells combo.
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Old Mar 06, 2005, 08:39 AM
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Quote:
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Has this been updated to the big single fan? If so give us details like RTF weight and motor/cells combo.
It's the same twin Kev. It just went Jenny Craig with lipos.

Starting mine today.
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Old Mar 06, 2005, 08:42 AM
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LOL...
Thanks Gregg.
Great job Herb.
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Old Mar 06, 2005, 10:38 AM
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Great Video of the Rafale Herb. Gregg nice work on the formers or is that one of those laser cut Rafales
I know you'll be flying it soon.
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Old Mar 06, 2005, 12:50 PM
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Beautiful Herb. Just the right inspirational stuff to get me building again.
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Old Mar 06, 2005, 01:29 PM
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What are you going for Gregg single or twin?


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