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Old Mar 20, 2008, 07:36 AM
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E-Flites Third Platinum Series is a Twin! Deuces Wild 25e2

Check it out! The next Platinum Series plane is a good size Sport twin called the Deuces Wild 25e2 !

Specs

* Wing Span:62 in (1570mm)
* Overall Length:62.5 in (1580mm)
* Wing Area:740 sq in (47.7 sq dm)
* Flying Weight:9.2 - 10.5 lbs (4.2 - 4.7kg)
* Motor Size:Power 25 - Power 32 (2 required)
* Radio:6+ channels
* Servos: (6) standard size servos (7) required with optional retracts
* Trim Scheme Colors:Ultracote White, black, and flame red
* Prop Size:12x8E - 13x6.5E
* Spinner Size:2.5 in
* Hardware Included:Yes
* Speed Control :60 Amp Brushless Switch mode BEC (2 required)
* Recommended Battery:3200 3S 11.1V Li-Po w/Power 25, 3300 4S 14.4 Li-Po w/Power 32
* Flaps:Yes, prehinged
* Retracts:Yes, optional
* Approx. Flying Duration:10 minutes
* Approx. Assembly Time:6 - 8 hours
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Old Mar 20, 2008, 07:48 AM
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Holy Smokes! where's the pre-order button! This will be on order today with my LHS

--Hear that Carlos? LHS, as in Local Hobby Shop!
-- You too Country Gentleman -L.H.S.!!!

Flaps:Yes, prehinged
Retracts:Yes, optional

Thank you John Redman!!!

Pilot looks like the one out of the Mentor

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Old Mar 20, 2008, 08:37 AM
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pretty cool...
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Old Mar 20, 2008, 08:58 AM
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This is one of my favorites guys. Big and flies like you cannot imagine. This one is a sweetheart. I hope you guys like it.

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Old Mar 20, 2008, 09:05 AM
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This is one of my favorites guys. Big and flies like you cannot imagine. This one is a sweetheart. I hope you guys like it.

John
You filmed it down in florida didn't you...

I hope this isn't a bad omen...
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Old Mar 20, 2008, 09:30 AM
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I will say it is different from everything else out there.
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Old Mar 20, 2008, 09:58 AM
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I will say it is different from everything else out there.
Not really, looks like a Pica Duelist, now in ARF buy Cox...
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Old Mar 20, 2008, 10:15 AM
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Curse you E-Flite! You're killin' me here! I just got my credit cards paid off, just got the Beaver, haven't even got it together yet and now this?

Oh well, here we go again!
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Old Mar 20, 2008, 10:41 AM
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1- Where in Fl was that crash???
2-I can't believe they are doing this plane... I am very disapointed. They had so many GA choices to choose from...
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Old Mar 20, 2008, 10:41 AM
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Well, it's not a Mosquito but I think it'll end up in my hangar as long as it's small enough with the wings removed to fit in the hatchback of my New Beetle!

If not... well... this may just be the last reason I need to justify a small SUV
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Old Mar 20, 2008, 10:47 AM
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Not really, looks like a Pica Duelist, now in ARF buy Cox...
The outline is quite similar (thought the tail is entirely different), but this looks a world better than the one from Cox.
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Old Mar 20, 2008, 11:16 AM
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Beautiful plane. I'll bet it looks and flies great! Myself I'm going to wait for another warbird though.


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Old Mar 20, 2008, 11:37 AM
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Beautiful plane. I'll bet it looks and flies great! Myself I'm going to wait for another warbird though.


Jamie

Same here. My plate is pretty full anyway.
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Old Mar 20, 2008, 11:54 AM
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Looks beautiful! Cant wait to see it up close.

Is that the only color scheme that will be avail?

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Old Mar 20, 2008, 01:08 PM
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I think I see an early Christmas present on it's way!!
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