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Jul 27, 2012, 01:11 PM
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No Sky Man Not in the Cov Club in This Club http://www.plane-crazymfc.co.uk/
Got all the plans for the twin just not got the time just now going in for a op on
Monday 30th have to see how long iam layed up for
Have you got a twin ?
Thanks M8.... Brian
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Jul 27, 2012, 01:57 PM
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Hay mabbs
Ha!!!
Even a smaller world than u think

almost in the next field

Hoar park, does your club have a lake for row?
Jul 28, 2012, 07:17 PM
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Successfull maiden flight


Nothing sweeter than a successfull maiden flight on a scratch built.... Thank you Foam and Tape.
It was a big hit at our field too with 4 or 5 fellow flyers wanting one.
The 1st flight my son dropped a Jack In The Box antenna ball. And the maiden was cut short by a motor mount comming un-glued . But after a little more glue James flew it around 12 flights today.
The 180 watts was plenty and it flys wonderfully ... Lots of pics and vids comming but here's the maiden take off and ball drop
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Jul 28, 2012, 07:53 PM
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Pretty Gutsy !!!

I've always bee apprehensive re Single prop Catches
But with two chances to get sliced ... well ...

Just be careful out there :-)

Bob
Jul 28, 2012, 08:13 PM
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Yep.... Slows down to such a slow landing speed he thinks it's a propless glider.
Jul 28, 2012, 09:06 PM
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Yep.... Slows down to such a slow landing speed he thinks it's a propless glider.
Nice job! I built one for my son but he's not interested.
Thanks for the video and pics.
Jul 30, 2012, 11:35 PM
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Hi guys,
Just finished build the 75%...can't wait this sunday for Maiden




Jul 30, 2012, 11:43 PM
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Very nice atari. You will love it.
Jul 31, 2012, 12:49 AM
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What alpea said and I LIKE those Foils and the built up wing !

Dont forget those vidz !

Bob
Aug 02, 2012, 12:27 PM
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Originally Posted by atari7up
Hi guys,
Just finished build the 75%...can't wait this sunday for Maiden




cakep om atari...AUW berapa gram...
Aug 02, 2012, 06:14 PM
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Very Nice Atari!

I finished the bomb bay designed for my twin and though I would share. Hope to finish the rest of her next week.

video 2012 08 02 15 03 56 (0 min 15 sec)
Aug 02, 2012, 08:44 PM
Andres Lu
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20 inch WS micro version


After reading the first five pages of this thread, I have decided that I need to build a micro version. But...I have never scratch built before so I will need some help. First of all, Iam planning to build a 20 inch version. This is what I am most likely going to use:

-3mm cellfoam88 from Hobby Lobby
-CSRC-35 ultra nano servos
-OrangeRx R610 reciever

Still have not decided on the prop, motor and esc...

Would this work with a proper prop, motor and esc or would it be a failure? Or should I get some spektrum gear that is lighter and more reliable? If it is too heavy, I would be willing to make it a bit bigger...like 24 inch WS. Please suggest what gear you think I should use. All help is appreciated. Thanks

-joker

P.S. I am going to try and make this at least five channels - six channels if I can spare the weight.

EDIT: Whoops I almost forgot about the battery (how could I?) but I dont know what battery to use either.
Last edited by joker24458; Aug 02, 2012 at 08:52 PM.
Aug 02, 2012, 08:55 PM
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I don't know about a 20" w.s. version but the 100% flys with very light wing loading. My son is painting ours. It's gonna be white with an orange Coast Guard stripe and windows
Aug 02, 2012, 09:19 PM
Andres Lu
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Originally Posted by alpea 41
I don't know about a 20" w.s. version but the 100% flys with very light wing loading. My son is painting ours. It's gonna be white with an orange Coast Guard stripe and windows
That looks great alpea 41...about how much is the total cost of the 100% version? (I am only 11, so money is real tight for me) Thanks

-joker


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