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Oct 25, 2001, 10:23 PM
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Looking D &D.
They are such good looking it truley is a shame to hide the framing. I'm sure your finnish work will look great.
Can't wait to hear of the testing.
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Oct 26, 2001, 09:50 AM
Ain't Dutch? Ain't Mutch!
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Here is picture of mine.....enjoy
Oct 26, 2001, 10:11 AM
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holy wow!


what power system is in the plane? how big is it?
retracts and a speed break...just looks expensive
Oct 26, 2001, 10:15 AM
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very impressive detail, like the color scheme...........gregg
Oct 26, 2001, 10:18 AM
Dude, where's My Plane?
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Wowhe,, isit uhhhhhhhhhh,,,, whatsit nicetoohhh very,,,,,,,,,, sharplookin,,,, isi ts uhhhhhhhh wo h ohhhhhhh,,,, ,

No, really, nice Flanker there. Very nice.
Oct 26, 2001, 12:00 PM
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Kevin:
Thanks for the kind words. It's so much prettier with the covering though; all shiny and smooth.

Kimble:
Is that the FiberClassics kit modified to the Su-35? Where's the paint scheme from? That's one nice thing about the Flankers; there are quite a few cool paint jobs out there.

Daren
Oct 26, 2001, 01:34 PM
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Awesome paint job on that! <img src="http://www.feiermehl.com/images/smilies/astonished2.gif"> Great job! Any more pics of the wooden Flanker, plz?!
Last edited by Jensst; Oct 26, 2001 at 01:39 PM.
Oct 26, 2001, 03:31 PM
Ain't Dutch? Ain't Mutch!
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Thanx......

Ectualy its unfair, the power system that is.
It isn't electric apart from the RX battery....

It has an AMT pegasus JET engine in it.

Made it from fiberglas covered foam with some car paint on top.
I used the decals from a plastic kit and blew them up. That took a lot of time to do as it was tiny.

One lame thing about this thing, i heaven't flown it myselfe.
I sold it becous i know sh*t about turbines and i didn't have the money enyway. I can't realy fly these things. Did you know that these turbine powered planes fly over a 100 mph on landing!

Now that these EDF planes are realy taking to the sky. I am thinking of making an electric Su-35. Then finaly i can fly the thing.

I wish you good luck on flying your Su-27, it looks great!
Last edited by Kimble_Schmitz; Feb 15, 2002 at 07:36 AM.
Oct 26, 2001, 03:46 PM
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Kimble very nick looking plane. Like the paint scheme too.

Too bad it's a turbine though.
Don't worry - it can happen in the best of families.
Oct 26, 2001, 04:17 PM
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Where's the paint scheme from?
Looks like the Indian Air Force to me.

Dan
Nov 04, 2001, 12:27 PM
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one week to go!


ready for taxi test?
Nov 04, 2001, 01:43 PM
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Wow that's inpressive SCALE detail. Looks real.

But really, Any more pics Dan or Daren ?? Now that there is color to the covering .

And did you add doors to cover the retract openings ?
Nov 04, 2001, 04:02 PM
EDF Jet Jam 2017, June 15-18
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Just remember to lower the gear BEFORE you land


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Nov 04, 2001, 05:09 PM
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oops! no soup for that pilot tonight................gregg
Nov 04, 2001, 07:53 PM
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He's going to have to lay off the potato juice too.


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