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Old Aug 29, 2010, 01:40 AM
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Heptad Finished!


I finished the final parts of my Heptad build last week. I took my time with this one, and enjoyed the process.

I tried to make wiring and such for the rc and downlink as neat as possible. Along with a few other minor "mods".

Weather here has been fairly terrible the last few weeks but I got out today for the maiden. Conditions weren't ideal but I found some smooth air up high.

Anyway it's a completely different flier to the Passive. Will be interesting to see how she goes in nicer conditions. Maiden/build video on the way...


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Old Aug 29, 2010, 09:55 AM
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different ?


I see you have both SO how is it different to the Passive ?

Is it slower ?
how does it handle in the wind ?
does it have better range ?

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