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Jun 30, 2011, 01:06 PM
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I wonder if you could trick any birds with this thing haha

Great job!


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Oct 22, 2011, 06:25 PM
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a video of the 1m 10 version in a sunny n no windy day
the jacoda88 rc eagle, thanks buddy! (3 min 57 sec)


model caracteristics and equipments:

wingspan 110cm
weight 221g
motor turnigy 2204/14T
esc turnigy 10A plush
10g receiver
2x4g servos
v-tail mix on transmitter
7.4V/800mAh Li-Po 2 cells
prop 9/4.7 SF

it flies 15-20mn with a heavy throttle , i use to fly more than 30mn if the throttle is use softly to climb and then soaring
Last edited by MrGloriousfall; Oct 26, 2011 at 02:43 PM.
Oct 25, 2011, 07:45 PM
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1m50 version


hi everybody! i just started to build the bigger version of the jacoda88 eagle, the movie in my first post is the 1m 10 version that flies since the middle of september, long n slow fly, pure pleasure!

some pictures of the new one, which is realy bigger! i m still asking if i build a one piece wing or if i try to make it in 2 pieces
Last edited by MrGloriousfall; Oct 26, 2011 at 02:31 PM.
Oct 29, 2011, 08:07 PM
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building of the wings


sorry for the "fren-glish"...
Last edited by MrGloriousfall; Nov 01, 2011 at 05:17 PM.
Nov 14, 2011, 06:58 PM
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building of the 150cm version, the fuse


i stop comment, pictures says enough!
Nov 16, 2011, 11:38 AM
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Bonsoir MrGloriousfall

Félicitation pour ce superbe aigle!!

Je t'en remercie mille fois, mon fiston de 5 ans voulait que je lui fasse un oiseau mais je désespérais d'en trouvé un et je tombe pas hasard sur ton post.

Je m'y colle dés ce soir, tu à fait un heureux la tu sais ??

Il regarde en boucle tes vidéos

Désolé de ne pas écrire en anglais mais ce ne serait pas compréhensible.

Nico, si tu aurais des détails a me souligner a propos de cette construction, pourrait tu me le faire savoir par mp? Je ne voudrais pas gêner en écrivant en français.

Encore un grand merci pour mon fiston et pour le papa qui va ce régaler aussi.

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Nov 20, 2011, 11:51 AM
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Awesome bird!
Nov 20, 2011, 11:56 AM
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Will it be fun if I modify this to fly using an EDF?
Nov 20, 2011, 12:02 PM
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Also what if we use a single servo for the tail like the ones in ornithopters?
Nov 20, 2011, 08:51 PM
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well... hi mrexcel!

an EDF, why not... i never used an EDF, so if u use to, i m curious to see how it would fly!
concerning a single servo , would you use it as rudder or elevator control ?

let us know if u try those kind of stuff!

new video!

test montage 2 falaise (3 min 23 sec)
Dec 29, 2011, 12:00 AM
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Very nice work, Thanks for sharing i will have to build one!
Jan 19, 2012, 02:11 PM
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Eagle at 200%


Guys,
I just built and flew and Eagle which spans 10 feet 6 inches. It weighs 5.5 pounds. The first flight the CG was off and I had to stop the porpoising by a 3d landing(lol) Wheeew) The second time I corrected the CG and it flew like a champ no trim or major adjustments. I can fly level at 1/4 throttle and will climb at half throttle. I will post a video and pics soon. I did paint it like a Condor since the wings are the same span.
Jan 22, 2012, 12:34 PM
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my latest video, always with the 1'10m version


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Apr 16, 2012, 08:01 PM
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Here's my contribution to the Eagle. I am thinking if i should incorporate Ailerons to the wings. My wings have a very minimal dihedral and i think Ailerons should work best.


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