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Feb 08, 2010, 01:42 PM
Fly Low or you'll never know!
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Originally Posted by W.W. Corrigan
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What's this? Is yours done yet?


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Feb 08, 2010, 04:01 PM
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Don't ask.

If I get off my a$$ I should be able to fly that or the AW's extra this weekend.

Steve
Feb 08, 2010, 11:52 PM
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I had a near miss this morning. My tail wheel is loose and was'nt lined up right, I failed to keep it centered in the runway and thought I would be up before I hit the grass, not quite. The elevator hooked a bunch of clover and jamed about 25 deg up. I looped it then cut the throttle then when I gave it throttle it started to loop again, I rolled level and figured out with throttle I could keep it in a harrier, I managed to circle and see the clover, I worked the elev but it would'nt fall out. Fortunately I've gotten pretty good at harrier and other manuvers (not anywhere close to you guy's) so I was able to land with no damage. I need to mow the sides of the runway.
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Feb 08, 2010, 11:57 PM
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Bobby,

Wow - that sounds like a really close call. Good job keeping a level head and thinking it through!

Alan
Feb 09, 2010, 08:10 AM
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wow! seems like a wild ride.good job saving it
Feb 09, 2010, 09:16 AM
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Wow! Good thinking and quick save...

Now you can fly it like it's free!!
Feb 09, 2010, 11:36 AM
Fly Low or you'll never know!
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Originally Posted by W.W. Corrigan
Don't ask.

If I get off my a$$ I should be able to fly that or the AW's extra this weekend.

Steve
That would be cool. Got alot to build huh!


Cory
Feb 09, 2010, 01:04 PM
Some Sharp Looking Cheddar
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Originally Posted by BOBBY1017
I had a near miss this morning. My tail wheel is loose and was'nt lined up right, I failed to keep it centered in the runway and thought I would be up before I hit the grass, not quite. The elevator hooked a bunch of clover and jamed about 25 deg up. I looped it then cut the throttle then when I gave it throttle it started to loop again, I rolled level and figured out with throttle I could keep it in a harrier, I managed to circle and see the clover, I worked the elev but it would'nt fall out. Fortunately I've gotten pretty good at harrier and other manuvers (not anywhere close to you guy's) so I was able to land with no damage. I need to mow the sides of the runway.
Must have been a 4 leaf clover! haha sorry so cheesy.
Feb 09, 2010, 01:12 PM
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Must have been a 4 leaf clover! haha sorry so cheesy.
LOL, thats for sure.
Feb 09, 2010, 05:49 PM
OOPS
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Originally Posted by BOBBY1017
I had a near miss this morning. My tail wheel is loose and was'nt lined up right, I failed to keep it centered in the runway and thought I would be up before I hit the grass, not quite. The elevator hooked a bunch of clover and jamed about 25 deg up. I looped it then cut the throttle then when I gave it throttle it started to loop again, I rolled level and figured out with throttle I could keep it in a harrier, I managed to circle and see the clover, I worked the elev but it would'nt fall out. Fortunately I've gotten pretty good at harrier and other manuvers (not anywhere close to you guy's) so I was able to land with no damage. I need to mow the sides of the runway.
WAY TO GO!nice save
Feb 09, 2010, 11:44 PM
"Because I was pǝʇɹǝʌuı"
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Hey guys...really quick question...what motor would be best on 4S 3700-4000 lipos? I have an Airboss 80 and I know the Reaper 45 are out of stock...thanks in advance.
Feb 09, 2010, 11:45 PM
ExtremeFlight - 3DHS - Legacy
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Scorpion 4020-8 or MotrolFly 3625-800 are good choices IMO.
Feb 09, 2010, 11:47 PM
"Because I was pǝʇɹǝʌuı"
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Originally Posted by blucor basher
Scorpion 4020-8 or MotrolFly 3625-800 are good choices IMO.
Thanks BB! You run a 14X7 or 15X8 on that? 6-8 min flight times?
Feb 09, 2010, 11:50 PM
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14x7 for 7-8 minutes. Lots of places to buy both, but if you strike out we have them.
Feb 09, 2010, 11:59 PM
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Do you think the Scorpion SII-3026-710 would suite this plane? Seems a close match to the GR-45.


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