Pitts Challenger, okay bipe for rusty intermediate?
Just getting back into RC after 20 years. Just finished a QuickStick and am flying it okay but not fancy yet. The thumbs will get less rusty after a few more flights. I'd consider myself beyond novice but not an expert pilot. I've had sport planes with symmetric airfoils with glow engines 20 years ago that I could do basic aerobatics with.
I want to build a biplane next. I'm thinking fan-fold EPS construction as I just did an EPP plane and want to try something else. Also I would like to mess around with this KFm airfoil thing.
The Pitts Challenger looks about the right size and style for what I'm looking for and the construction looks fun and not to tricky. But there are some comments about it being moderately hot. Now I do not need a trainer to fly successfully. I can handle something more advanced as long as it's not crazy or too fast.
This would likely be a winter build and I'd be flying the QuickStick until next spring.
So, would the Pitts Challenger be the best choice for the next build or something else?
Any other suggestions or feedback welcome.
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