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Old Oct 12, 2005, 07:36 PM
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Everybody's gotta see THIS..............

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TwinStar II taking off from the Water
Dieter Wadle did this EXCELLENT test and video !
http://plawner.net/video/ts2_dieter.wmv
Can you tell us the "setup" on this plane, and some design sketches for the "floats', or do we just "wing it"????

thx,
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Old Oct 12, 2005, 08:35 PM
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Can you tell us the "setup" on this plane, and some design sketches for the "floats', or do we just "wing it"????

thx,
LarryR

From Dieter:
"I use 2 Graupner Speed 400/7.2V, Folding Props 6x4 and Kokam 2000 3s1p. Total weight is about 1100...1150g."
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Old Oct 13, 2005, 05:00 AM
Does it come in Flouro??
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And the "Duck Bill" mod - or is it "PlatypusBill" mod?

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Old Oct 13, 2005, 06:09 AM
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It's the duck's guts!!!!
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Old Oct 13, 2005, 06:17 AM
Does it come in Flouro??
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tt

You'll make an Honourary Aussie yet! It is, indeed, the Ducks Guts!

It is also a "Little Ripper", "U Beaut" and "A Rip Snorter"! All at once!

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Old Oct 13, 2005, 06:25 AM
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More pictures, and details on the setup to follow soon.
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Old Oct 13, 2005, 07:02 AM
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Details on the plane setup + more pictures are online now:

http://plawner.net/4/twinstar2/dieter/
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Old Oct 13, 2005, 11:12 AM
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Thanks Numb Thumbs.
Patrick I bet Dieter found that "roll and splash" exciting, nice video.
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Old Oct 13, 2005, 01:13 PM
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Thanks Numb Thumbs.
Patrick I bet Dieter found that "roll and splash" exciting, nice video.

Uh yeah, that was the heat point of the video.

He did escape from it well !
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Old Oct 13, 2005, 02:06 PM
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Can you tell us the "setup" on this plane, and some design sketches for the "floats', or do we just "wing it"????

thx,
LarryR
Old news.

I already posted the link to Dieter's "Aqua Star" a week ago:

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=424728

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Old Oct 13, 2005, 09:48 PM
Does it come in Flouro??
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Is the AquaStar modification detailed anywhere in English??

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Old Oct 14, 2005, 12:01 AM
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Is the AquaStar modification detailed anywhere in English??
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I don't know WHERE, but I've seen people in these threads posting a translation site that converts all this stuff, ads included, to the language of your/our choice........... seems to me it was on yahoo.com.............. you guys "in the know', help.

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Old Oct 14, 2005, 12:59 AM
Does it come in Flouro??
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The Flouro Fella

Took a photo today at the flying field.

I unloaded the car and took a photo.

Sunnies on when viewing - You have been warned!

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Old Oct 14, 2005, 01:14 AM
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Is the AquaStar modification detailed anywhere in English??

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http://plawner.net/4/twinstar2/dieter/

Dieter wrote some of his modif there.
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Old Oct 14, 2005, 06:34 AM
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Numb Thumbs.
That blue on the Easystar's wings is a bit over the top bright isn't it

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