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Old Oct 10, 2008, 03:18 AM
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All Fox ship with four pcs of 1cm X 1 cm square for fix on the wing join.

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Old Oct 10, 2008, 05:37 AM
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All Fox ship with four pcs of 1cm X 1 cm square for fix on the wing join.

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Hi Ming, I'm not very clear what you are talking about there? What are the 1 cm x 1 cm things? Magnets?
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Old Oct 10, 2008, 05:46 AM
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Hi Ming, I'm not very clear what you are talking about there? What are the 1 cm x 1 cm things? Magnets?
looks that way....never had a problem with wing retention on mine so far !
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Old Oct 10, 2008, 06:16 AM
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Yes, there were four strong magnets in my kit, apart from the ones for the canopy. Wondered what they were for. Brillant idea!
But you're right Del, even without the magnets I don't worry about the wings coming off in flight.
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Old Oct 10, 2008, 06:27 AM
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Yes, I mean magnet.
Windrider always things too much for modeler.
I am also worry how the stock market impact your mood.

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Old Oct 10, 2008, 06:56 AM
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Yes, I mean magnet.
Windrider always things too much for modeler.
I am also worry how the stock market impact your mood.

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Yes Ming the global economy is a big worry for everyone at the moment. Unfortunately we may have to cut down on our luxuries and RC expenditure in the future
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Old Oct 10, 2008, 07:40 AM
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Other than RC plane business, I hope every RC sloper can pass this economy ice age.

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Old Oct 10, 2008, 02:25 PM
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Thanks for the wishes, Ming ! It is so important to keep a positive outlook, as all economic downturns are largely fuelled by negative sentiment (i.e. emotions), stoked on by the media who just LOVE bad news... . This period WILL have an end!
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Old Oct 10, 2008, 03:34 PM
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The economic situation has made it hard for me to find a job. So, I have been spending my days flying my Fox. My wings seem to be secure
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Old Oct 11, 2008, 05:19 PM
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Look on the bright side. Now I can buy shares AND planes for the same money the shares alone cost a month ago.
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Old Oct 13, 2008, 11:03 AM
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On the right side, now I can buy some US shares.
I guess the return could be better than one new plane project.

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Old Oct 26, 2008, 09:35 AM
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CG location

I just finished mine. The plane arrived yesterday, so stayed home all weekend, working on my EPP Fox. I used flexible cable for rudder, placing the servo next to the elevator servo. It looks like I need to add some significant amount of lead in the tail to reach "2 inches from LE at root." CG location. Has anyone flown theirs at different CG location. Recommendations?
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Old Oct 26, 2008, 10:10 AM
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2" is too far back. I have the CG at 1.5".

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Old Oct 26, 2008, 03:48 PM
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I agree ,get it wrong (to far back) and they are hard to control.
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Old Oct 26, 2008, 08:33 PM
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Thanks! I used to have a 2 m Gerasis? Fox and its CG was just 5 mm back from LE at root. Any further back and she was virtually uncontrollable. Thats why I asked. 1.5". I think thats just about where mine is now.
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