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Old Jul 30, 2010, 11:23 PM
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Heres a new KATO Almost ready for flight


Just built this KATO for a buddy of mine, it's almost to nice to sell, it should come out too about 20 oz, it gonna be a ripper, gonna test it tomarrow at Dave's beach. sorry accidently locked the thread, it's open now
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 09:15 PM
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unlocked the thread


sorry guy's I goofed up when trying to upload the pics and some how locked the thread, my fault I do better next time, it's open now
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 09:21 PM
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finished it this morning, test flew it at dave's beach, perfect maiden, balanced out just right, gave it the full flight test, inverted, rolls, loops, speed, and some seagull chasing, I think the owner will be quite happy with it.
Old Jul 31, 2010, 09:24 PM
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Nice looking wing there!!! I saw Justin's smiley-face KATO flying around at the floater fun-fly, did pretty good considering it was 7-8mph!

What I'm curious about is what is the AUW and how do you turn it on-off??
Old Jul 31, 2010, 09:44 PM
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Quite a beauty Kevin,

I think the new owner will be quite happy!
Old Jul 31, 2010, 11:23 PM
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Nice looking wing there!!! I saw Justin's smiley-face KATO flying around at the floater fun-fly, did pretty good considering it was 7-8mph!

What I'm curious about is what is the AUW and how do you turn it on-off??
i've been out of the loop for a while, don't remember all the terms used or abbreiviations for terms, sorry, can you explian AUW, it's just not easy for me to remember the meaning, how about a little reminder.
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 11:25 PM
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Have a GREAT weekend..
Old Jul 31, 2010, 11:39 PM
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Have a GREAT weekend..
that's what I thought, Thanks. I guess I'm getting old and my memory get's worse every day, I think I need another beer,
not sure on the AUW, haven't tested it yet, I estimate going off of my plane at 24 oz, around 28-32 oz maybe, I know justin's plane was built with light gear and came in at 19 oz, all the planes I've built for others came in at 20 oz

Mr Robert bought 2 kits today, so well be seeing his soon and I got another order for an ARF, I'll have to come up with a good covering scheme, I think I'll do the flames again but a different color
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 11:47 PM
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Kevin,

Your memory is the 2nd thing to go and you forgot what the 1st thing was

We can put that new wing on a the scale before it starts getting dirty
Old Aug 01, 2010, 12:10 AM
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Kevin,

Your memory is the 2nd thing to go and you forgot what the 1st thing was

We can put that new wing on a the scale before it starts getting dirty
what new wing? who are you? what, the scale is dirty?


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