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Aug 21, 2010, 04:14 PM
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i got my folding prop from http://www.gliders.uk.com/
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Aug 21, 2010, 05:59 PM
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StealthWorkx your setup is massive! What's your final weight?
Aug 22, 2010, 04:51 AM
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Massive?
So far the weight is 1.78kg.
That's the plane with Riteweve done (on TE and LE and underside)
2x 3200 3s lipos
all of the laminate that Chris supplied, the balsa controls and the bats.
So the only weight to add is a bit of paint, bit more 3m90.

So it looks like she'll come at 1.8kg maybe just under.

Trappy is going for 1.9Kg with a 4s setup. And a 60" wing mine's 54". So I'm pretty happy with how it's turned out. There were places I could have made it lighter but hey this is my first wing build.

Trappy - when you weighed her up did you include the GoPro?
Aug 22, 2010, 05:04 AM
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Very nice Owen, where did you get that GPS sensor lead from ? Is it a EZOSD too its connected too ?
Aug 22, 2010, 05:28 AM
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Of course i'd not use anything else
When you purchase a EZosd there comes with it an extension lead for the GPS.
Aug 22, 2010, 05:42 AM
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Mine didnt just the orignal one in the heat shrink
Aug 22, 2010, 12:05 PM
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my weight does not include the gopro. trying to stay below 2kg.
Aug 22, 2010, 12:12 PM
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plus trappys is 54'' not 60''
Aug 22, 2010, 12:28 PM
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he got a 60?! sweet jesus, I alway thought I had the biggest ...
Aug 22, 2010, 12:28 PM
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Lol its not the size its what you do with it Trappy lol
Aug 22, 2010, 01:25 PM
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No mines a 54"er. You can relax Trappy
Aug 22, 2010, 02:08 PM
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Almost Done


A bit of laminate then its done
Aug 22, 2010, 02:47 PM
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Looks great how did you do the spars?
Aug 22, 2010, 02:57 PM
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With the carbon rod that you supplied and gorilla glue
Aug 22, 2010, 02:58 PM
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Where did you put the fiber glass rod spars?
Those spars were to be the internal mains, the rods were to go over and under each other top and bottom of the wing??
All the spars in the kits are glass BTW,even the dark ones.

Like this vid shows http://www.youtube.com/user/TheRitew.../7/oluWsKJArT8

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With the carbon rod that you supplied and gorilla glue
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