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Old Oct 05, 2008, 09:36 PM
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Q, Is the nose longer on this plane than the SU?


On the SU, I needed to have my battery, (Gforce 1300 from valuehobby) 75% under the wing for balance when running an Eflite park 400.

Just thought I'd ask.
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Old Oct 05, 2008, 09:42 PM
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Tail moment is longer, so the battery needs to be a bit further forward. The geometry of this plane is totally different.

On my SU, the battery is about 75% aft also.

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Old Oct 05, 2008, 09:47 PM
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Mine might be OK then. I have HS-65s in the tail. I'll bet I'm going to have my pack pretty far forward... I almost got mine done tonight. I couldn't find one of the HS-56s I had for the ailerons, and got pissed that I had to stop.
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Old Oct 05, 2008, 09:50 PM
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65's? Wow. I'm using GWS Naros all the way around.

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Old Oct 05, 2008, 10:09 PM
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65's? Wow. I'm using GWS Naros all the way around.

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That's what I've got sitting here. Looking at the plane, it's pretty serious overkill...
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Old Oct 10, 2008, 04:51 AM
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Here's brg34 flying his new Kat indoor at the HobbyTown HobbyPlex in Omaha. It's a tight space, mostly used for indoor car racing and helis. He still does not have the decals on it. This flight was with a 3cell pack, but he also flew it on 2 cells. On 3 cells he's at 13oz.

Katana 36 foamy indoor (4 min 55 sec)


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Old Oct 10, 2008, 11:53 PM
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............... I like the catch in the end of the vid!
















I need to work on my inverted flight!
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Old Oct 11, 2008, 06:59 AM
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I need to work on my inverted flight!
So do I. There's a reason I video Brett and he does not video me

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Old Oct 11, 2008, 08:52 AM
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Mine is all assembled. I'm going out to fly today, and I'll post my thoughts later.

Can you guys all see Quinn laying on the floor in his basement, in the fetal position, following that news?

"Not TailTwister, Please NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!"
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Old Oct 11, 2008, 10:09 AM
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Old Oct 11, 2008, 11:25 AM
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Mine is all assembled. I'm going out to fly today, and I'll post my thoughts later.

Can you guys all see Quinn laying on the floor in his basement, in the fetal position, following that news?

"Not TailTwister, Please NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!"


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Old Nov 22, 2008, 09:48 AM
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The SU goes out Monday BTW.

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My SU..? I meant Kat
OOOPS..I forgot to look at the date of the post....
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Old May 20, 2009, 07:54 AM
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How is everyone liking this plane? I was thinking about ordering one but would like some feedback.
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