Thread Tools
This thread is privately moderated by DqP, who may elect to delete unwanted replies.
Old May 26, 2010, 11:53 AM
DqP is offline
Find More Posts by DqP
Alert5 RC International

My RCLander Mig-17's maiden flight

Finally completed my RCLander Mig-17 and took it out on a pretty windy day for it's maiden. It's a pretty decent flying 90mm. Pablo did a great job with the trimming and adjustments on it. It was remarkable how sweet the plane flares naturally with the flaps out on landing.

I flew my 6th sortie on it a few days ago and was pretty amazed how nicely it hold in the air in low passes. I think it could use a bit more air and maybe a little more umph in the motor. I'm going to take out next time and try it on 7S to see how much it helps.

I would like to look into some custom ducting get positive air in addition to the cheater holes.

It was filmed with new camera and so i think i was able to get enough clips form the flight to highlight the maiden. It took me about 7 hours+ to process, edit but i'm pretty happy how it came out.

My RCLander Mig-17 - Maiden Flight (2 min 35 sec)
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Jun 07, 2010, 09:18 AM
Downwind3Zero is offline
Find More Posts by Downwind3Zero
It's like an addiction!
Downwind3Zero's Avatar
Excellent piloting!! Congrats,

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cool RCLander Mig-17 Duo Flight AceMigKiller Arizona Electric Festival 6 May 24, 2010 08:52 PM
Video RCLander Mig 17 PC version w/electric retract and gear doors system Tim Wan Electric Plane Talk 7 Mar 07, 2010 09:42 PM
Video RCLander Mig 17 RB color PC version maiden flight Tim Wan Electric Plane Talk 3 Jan 19, 2010 08:57 PM
Video RCLander Mig 17 second flight video Tim Wan Electric Plane Talk 5 Oct 11, 2009 03:33 AM
Video RCLander Mig 17 Maiden Flight Video Tim Wan Electric Plane Talk 9 Oct 10, 2009 12:10 PM