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Old Sep 26, 2010, 07:18 PM
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GWS Corsair

Finally got this one completed. Yet to maiden but it should cook with a 450 & hopefully will slow down nicely as well.

Regards,
Alan
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Old Sep 26, 2010, 09:00 PM
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Very nicely done!

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Old Sep 26, 2010, 10:37 PM
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Super classic paint scheme
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Old Sep 28, 2010, 05:40 PM
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GiUsetoBe;

Very impressive on your corsair. I will suggest one thing that you may consider. Try to cover your aileron horn with something, I have seen them break on landing. They are off the groung with the gull wing but it has happend.
Love the blending of your paint job. Great job

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Old Oct 05, 2010, 03:51 PM
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From how I saw it fly the other day, you need more speed. Not really. It looks great.



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Old Oct 30, 2010, 06:36 PM
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Just wanted to share a pic of my newly completed GWS 109, waiting for the maiden.
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Old Oct 30, 2010, 07:35 PM
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Nice. Good Luck!
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Old Nov 03, 2010, 06:29 PM
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Nice 109 SNOW?????????

Good looking 109, where did you pick up the snow?
What motor are u running? I put a BP-21 in mine and it flies great....on a
3s/910ma
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Old Nov 04, 2010, 04:11 PM
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GiUsetoBe;

Very impressive on your corsair. I will suggest one thing that you may consider. Try to cover your aileron horn with something, I have seen them break on landing. They are off the groung with the gull wing but it has happend.
Love the blending of your paint job. Great job

Rudy
Thanks for the tip. I've never stripped a servo belly landing before but sure enough I did with this plane. Used some old PZ wing deflectors like on the old FW. Works like a charm and they are really not noticeable.

Nice Me-109's gents. Still one of my alltime faves.

Here's my beat up old 109. Absolutely love this plane.
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Old Nov 04, 2010, 06:30 PM
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Nice 109s guys!!

Basha, I live at 10,000 ft in the rockies. Ski resorts are starting to open already Power plant in the 109 is an Arrowind 2215-20 outrunner with a CC 25 esc and 3cell 25c lipos.

At wot pulling just under 200 watts at 17 amps with an APC 8x6. On paper it looks to be a fast setup, still waiting to maiden do to a busy schedule. Maybe this weekend.
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Old Nov 09, 2010, 06:47 PM
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Maiden?

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Nice 109s guys!!

Basha, I live at 10,000 ft in the rockies. Ski resorts are starting to open already Power plant in the 109 is an Arrowind 2215-20 outrunner with a CC 25 esc and 3cell 25c lipos.

At wot pulling just under 200 watts at 17 amps with an APC 8x6. On paper it looks to be a fast setup, still waiting to maiden do to a busy schedule. Maybe this weekend.
How did your maiden go?
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Old Nov 10, 2010, 05:39 PM
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...wouww, what of nice 109īs
so many different pattern.
i have also build a 109-the black 3 JG-27 Gazala- and fly it with a modified Towerpro and a cut 9070 with 3s 1500 Lipo.
The 109 have a great figure in the air..but its not to control simply
In germany we said...it is flying just like a diva
here some Pictures...hope you like it

greeetings from germany
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Old Nov 11, 2010, 11:34 PM
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How did your maiden go?
Not yet, time/weather/daylights savings has kept me grounded. Soon I hope! I'll post pics and give a post flight report when done.

I have a new 3-d foamy halfway done on the bench and a GWS p-40 in line next. I'd better get the 109 in the air before I'm swamped with maidens

Nice paint on your 109 Chris03
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Old Nov 14, 2010, 12:42 PM
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awww maidens

Flew the 109 today, over cast and snowing but flew great! Scoots along at half throttle. WOT it turns into a 19 oz bullet! Everyone always says this but it is true, not one click of trim was needed. Very scale looking loops and rolls. Good thing I didn't run into any allied patrols, I was ready to mix it up

1350 mah 3s 25c got just under 6 min of flight with 11.35 volts in it upon landing.

Very pleased with the whole setup.
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Old Nov 14, 2010, 02:21 PM
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Arrowhead - Congrats on the maiden. the 109 is (IMO) the sleekest and fastest old style GWS bird out. Not easy to handle because it get small REAL fast.

Jim
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