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Sep 14, 2001, 07:59 PM
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DJ Aerotech "Roadkill" Planes

Has anyone built and flown the DJ Aerotech "Roadkill" P-38? I've read Paul Bradley's article about the P-51 and have been wondering if anyone has tried any of the other "Roadkill" planes, in particular the P-38.

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Sep 14, 2001, 08:09 PM
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There's a very positive review of the P-38 in the latest RC Microflight. It was written by a friend of mine, so I saw the plane when he was working on it (but haven't seen it fly). He really likes it and says it flies really well.

Sep 15, 2001, 07:11 AM
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Thanks for the info, Neil. Paul's excellently written E Zone review of the P-51 caught my attention. I've been pondering the P-38.

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Sep 15, 2001, 05:29 PM
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I purchased the Spitfire last spring when it came out. Anyone else build this one? I'm having trouble with the curved wing. can't keep it from bending down. Please advise. Would like it ready for our dome flying this fall.

Sep 15, 2001, 05:50 PM
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I just started one of the P-38's. Looks really good. The coupled aileron, rudder, nosewheel linkage is going to be a challenge but apart from that, there should be no major difficulty.
Sep 15, 2001, 07:39 PM
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g'day guys -- gotta admit these little wonders have piqued my interest!!-- anybody know how a man in the antipodes (read Australia) might get his hands on one at a not too inflated price?
Shipping is the biggest problem here -- am sick of getting packages with UPS boot marks in them!! -- any one willing to pack it so securely it wont get bent? They look like the ducks guts (Aussie -- for really cool )

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