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Posted by bzfrank | Apr 06, 2012 @ 12:51 PM | 8,657 Views
This is an old model I have restored over the winter, a "Pelikan" designed by Robert Schweissgut, Austria.
Composite fuselage, 3.7m wingspan, 500W HCS Roton brushless motor and 15x7 folding prop:

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Posted by bzfrank | Apr 04, 2012 @ 11:12 AM | 6,186 Views
I recently got a key cam #16 for areal photography. While this tiny camera can be just attached by a strip of velcro, I thought a real camera mount makes it look nicer and will produce better movies due to better decoupling from vibrations and optimized camera angle. (And I was right! ) Made from carbon fiber with a total weight of 28g (incl. the camera):

The smaller one is the counter weight for the other wing.

Key cam #16 In-flight clip (6 min 56 sec)