New Products Flash Sale
Thread Tools
Old Aug 22, 2009, 09:39 AM
DaDesign is offline
Find More Posts by DaDesign
ɹǝsn pǝɹǝʇsıƃǝɹ - inverted!
DaDesign's Avatar
Discussion

Paul's BowPlane - Plans, Pictures and Videos!


My friend Paul built the BowStick but didn't like the fact that it didn't have a fuselage. So, he built a fuselage and it looks and flys so nice that I took a video for you to enjoy! I also took a few pictures. For those that will want to build one I have also drew some plans. Enjoy.

Dalton

Pauls BowPlane Video by Dalton (1 min 15 sec)
Last edited by DaDesign; Aug 23, 2009 at 07:50 AM.
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Aug 23, 2009, 06:31 AM
DaOldGuy is offline
Find More Posts by DaOldGuy
Flying Half Pound and Down
DaOldGuy's Avatar
DaBowPlane looks great, I remember a while back you had been kickin that stickless idea around.

Ron
Old Aug 23, 2009, 01:54 PM
djacob7 is offline
Find More Posts by djacob7
Zen in the art of foam
djacob7's Avatar
Looks like a winner!
What thickness are the balsa wing reinforcements?
Old Aug 23, 2009, 02:06 PM
DaDesign is offline
Find More Posts by DaDesign
ɹǝsn pǝɹǝʇsıƃǝɹ - inverted!
DaDesign's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by djacob7
Looks like a winner!
What thickness are the balsa wing reinforcements?
I think he used 1/16". I will ask him tomorrow at work. I know it's not over that but I don't think it's 1/32".

It doesn't do much for looks but it really make a stable wing.

Mitchell did this on his Ellipso Aero and WHAT A DEFFERENCE!
No bending or fluttering and flys great with very little weight!
Old Aug 23, 2009, 02:14 PM
djacob7 is offline
Find More Posts by djacob7
Zen in the art of foam
djacob7's Avatar
Thanks, DaDesign (what a coincidence, my website is dj-design
That's much less expensive than reinforcing with CF, and flatter too.
Old Aug 23, 2009, 08:48 PM
DaDesign is offline
Find More Posts by DaDesign
ɹǝsn pǝɹǝʇsıƃǝɹ - inverted!
DaDesign's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by djacob7
Thanks, DaDesign (what a coincidence, my website is dj-design
That's much less expensive than reinforcing with CF, and flatter too.
I talked to Mitchell today and he said it was 1/16X2"X (what ever length you need) Balsa. One on top and one on the bottom.

I checked out your webSite. Classy! You do some good stuff bro.

Dalton
Old Aug 24, 2009, 01:31 AM
djacob7 is offline
Find More Posts by djacob7
Zen in the art of foam
djacob7's Avatar
Thanks, DaD! On both counts ;-)


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cool MNG's Nikon 3700 World Tour - Post your pictures and videos here! Duck! Aerial Photography 523 Jul 06, 2013 12:24 PM
Looking for great WWI-1930's plane kits which are "NOT" the cheapest !! davidalp Scale Kit/Scratch Built 14 Apr 30, 2004 11:50 AM
Question Is there a scale H 500 fuselage for micro heli's 50feet Micro Helis 11 Jul 21, 2003 05:02 PM
scale fuselage for logo's new2heli Electric Heli Talk 18 Dec 16, 2001 01:28 PM