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Posted by KiwiKid | May 10, 2011 @ 09:18 AM | 8,277 Views
This ridge soaring glider just turned 12 years old. That's 275 in human years

It's a scratch build that was originally intended for bungee launched thermal soaring. I still ping it up on a bungee now and then, but she's carrying a few repairs from her long life and needs to hook a strong thermal to stay up. Here's a vid ridge soaring in around 15 kts.

"The Sting" ridge soaring glider (2 min 25 sec)