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Posted by JureZ | Feb 15, 2015 @ 05:38 AM | 9,969 Views
here is the first entry in the blog describing my new Flying Wing.

Recycled the aileron wing from the 54" chuck glider, adding a new fuselage and vertical stabilizer.

link to the maiden flight video: https://flic.kr/p/rbGZjz

important numbers

Foam wings, from 54" chuck glider, added ailerons, with two 9g servos under the wings.
Foam fuselage
Coroplast vertical stabilizer.
Wing Span = 54"
Wing Area = 405 sq in = 2.81 sq ft
AUW = 20 oz
wing loading = 7.11 oz/sq ft
motor super tigre 370 brush less , 20 A ESC
9x6 APC propeller (used GWS 8x4.3 for the maiden flight, a bit anemic for my taste, the plane invites more power and speed)
3S 1000 mAh LiPo battery
CG location : 2.25" from wing leading edge at the root.

Hand launched, belly lander.