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Old Oct 05, 2007, 09:36 PM
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Guillow's Aeronca Champ

I am well aware of this model as-designed being seriously overweight - - - but does the design itself warrant serious kitbashing so as to wind up with an r/c airplane? I've owned the kit for twenty years, its cost base is zero as I see it. I don't have to worry about wasting my money, that was done a long time ago.

The conversation earlier this week about its somewhat small cousin got me to wondering.

Thanks, everybody.
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Old Oct 05, 2007, 10:10 PM
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Peter,

I can be made into a good flying plane. This took me a while to make. Look for my after the build thread titled "A Champion of Success."

Henry
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Old Oct 07, 2007, 07:56 PM
If it flies, I crash it!
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Try an enlarge version! I did! I'm in the middle of the build now.

Spec's: 50" wing span, FFF Blue core formers and ribs, balsa stringers on fuse,
balsa LE,TE and stringers on wing. 20 lb printing paper for covering.

Light and easy to work with.

Daniel
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