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Old Dec 25, 2012, 06:18 AM
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MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL OF THE HIGH PERFORMANCE GUYS-Voodoo,Warmachine,Dup,Sebbe,Jackomiester,Slowbarle ss,Sykotic,Peter M,Henke,Magrinsi,Biskit,Mreyello,Tjarko,Magrinsi,A rticflyer,Gryphon and any one else that i've forgotton!!! cher cher

blitzu, thank you very much.
I also wish you a very Merry Christmas.

......hopefully you've made plans for a very memorable New Year's eve.



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Old Dec 25, 2012, 06:53 AM
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MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL OF THE HIGH PERFORMANCE GUYS-Voodoo,Warmachine,Dup,Sebbe,Jackomiester,Slowbarle ss,Sykotic,Peter M,Henke,Magrinsi,Biskit,Mreyello,Tjarko,Magrinsi,A rticflyer,Gryphon and any one else that i've forgotton!!! cher cher
Thanks mate, Hope you had a good Christmas and wishing you all the best for the new year!

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Old Dec 25, 2012, 07:07 AM
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blitzu and all other , wish you a good new year..
Old Dec 27, 2012, 02:07 AM
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You too Blitzu and to everyone else here. Have a great New Year !
Old Jan 01, 2013, 05:22 PM
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After not flying for a couple weeks and being on vacation,i needed to get out today and get the first flights of 2013 in,so first flight with the sun right in my face (not a fan of launching into the sun) and some nasty wind was on the Swist....Damn my knees were knocking...glad the plane still has that effect on me after all the flights i have on it On that note,i could not imagine going a couple months without flying it and try to get back in the groove,i was behind it this whole flight,second flight went much better.
First flight of 2013,Swist seemed to be the perfect plane to get the new year juices flowing (2 min 31 sec)
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Old Jan 01, 2013, 06:53 PM
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Excellent!! Voo Doo
Old Jan 02, 2013, 01:08 AM
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Was that on 6s cheif? It jst did'nt sound as revvy as usual....or could be the wind blowing the sound away mayb.
hehe takes a flight or three to get back into the groove at speed aye
Old Jan 03, 2013, 06:50 PM
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Starting to assemble mine finally, and noticed that the screw holes don't quite line up where the wing mounts, did anybody have to rework the fuse a bit where the front of the wing clips in for a better fit?
Old Jan 03, 2013, 06:59 PM
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Wing needs to move forward a bit so the screws line up nice in the countersinks, so I'm sanding away some of the fuse carefully.
I'm assuming that the countersunk holes line up the wing properly perpendicular to the fuse, so you would want the screws to fit nice.
Old Jan 03, 2013, 11:04 PM
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oool true! Thats no good for a plane of this cost...mines arriving soon
Old Jan 03, 2013, 11:10 PM
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On a brighter note...my mini pyro turned up today
Looks mean!
Old Jan 04, 2013, 12:57 AM
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Wing needs to move forward a bit so the screws line up nice in the countersinks, so I'm sanding away some of the fuse carefully.
I'm assuming that the countersunk holes line up the wing properly perpendicular to the fuse, so you would want the screws to fit nice.
Thats strange? What part of the fuse do you have to sand? I would have thought everything should line up perfectly being a moulded fuse.
Old Jan 04, 2013, 02:17 AM
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Mine line up perfectly.
Old Jan 04, 2013, 02:47 AM
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Thats strange? What part of the fuse do you have to sand? I would have thought everything should line up perfectly being a moulded fuse.
I have to sand away some of the fuse right where it meets up with the leading edge of the wing in the photo, so the wing is able to move ahead a bit in the saddle.
So I take it this seems strange from the responses???
Old Jan 04, 2013, 04:56 AM
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It's a moulded fuse so it should line up perfect. Contact the manufacture (if you can) and say they positioned the blind nuts in the fuse to far forward so the wing won't bolt on. I wouldn't mind betting that even if you did manage to get the wing on, the wing saddle won't seat the wing properly and you could then have an incidence issue. Of course thats worst case scenario. But best to contact the builders first and ask why they sent you a $600 airframe that you can't bolt the wing to.


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