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Old May 10, 2006, 08:31 AM
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Which 60" EPP Racer?

I know this must have been asked many times before, but what are some good 60" EPP Racers? I like wings, but is there a good (strong) conventional plane out there?

I've seen LEG's 60" One D, but was wondering if there are others out there.

Thanks!

-- Acer (who's just getting into this sloping thing )
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Old May 10, 2006, 10:21 AM
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Here at CaliforniaSailplanes (.com) we carry both the Redback from Australia and the Banshee from here in the US.

The Redback is a good all-round plane and has had some good success in 60" and the Banshee is more a high performace only plane.

We have videos of both on our site.

I fly both, but my Banshee is extra heavy so I only use it for high wind or DS days. Several local fliers have thought my Redback was a moldie in the air.

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Old May 10, 2006, 11:15 AM
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Wowings Skua S-15 without a shadow of doubt
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Old May 10, 2006, 01:58 PM
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Also Check out the Steve Drake GV-60
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Old May 10, 2006, 02:24 PM
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I'm a NCFM M60 man myself www.northcountyflyingmachines.com .Also check out their new 60" half pipe.

The Australian S-15 looks good www.wowings.com and the new PMP Rampage has been doing OK here in the UK. www.phoenixmp.com .

Here's a link to a recent thread with tons of info and not a little biased opinion and mutual slagging off. All in good humour of course!
http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=495113

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