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Jan 10, 2011, 02:28 AM
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Same ! I`m sold, I`m going with the Hacker on 12s and will be lucky enough to be the only Australian owner.....for a while ! ;-)
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Jan 10, 2011, 09:24 AM
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Originally Posted by BingWing
Same ! I`m sold, I`m going with the Hacker on 12s and will be lucky enough to be the only Australian owner.....for a while ! ;-)
well... err, second...
Jan 10, 2011, 10:02 AM
"I Am The Animal!" in training
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WOW! this is about as big of a plane as i ever want to have. i LOVE the orange scheme!

what do yall think about a DLE111 for those of use who dont like to shell out for DA?
and someone else mentioned something about single aileron servos earlier...? does a plane this big HAVE to have 2 servos on each aileron? or can you get away with saving a couple hundred bucks there?

man... im gonna have to get back to work and really make some money for this one! i could sell my 70" slick...but that would be like selling a leg... so, NO! maybe i could part with my 42" for some quick cash though... that'd be more like selling a kidney... lol you dont need it, and most people have 2 of em!

anyone have any idea what this one will cost? or when its gonna be available?
Helifryer
Jan 10, 2011, 10:10 AM
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Originally Posted by joesmith285
89 vs. 104
The squirrel clearly approves of the 104".

Jan 10, 2011, 10:27 AM
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Originally Posted by helifryer
WOW! this is about as big of a plane as i ever want to have. i LOVE the orange scheme!

what do yall think about a DLE111 for those of use who dont like to shell out for DA?
and someone else mentioned something about single aileron servos earlier...? does a plane this big HAVE to have 2 servos on each aileron? or can you get away with saving a couple hundred bucks there?

man... im gonna have to get back to work and really make some money for this one! i could sell my 70" slick...but that would be like selling a leg... so, NO! maybe i could part with my 42" for some quick cash though... that'd be more like selling a kidney... lol you dont need it, and most people have 2 of em!

anyone have any idea what this one will cost? or when its gonna be available?
Helifryer
DL111 will be great... the plane will 3D absolutely sweet on a 100cc engine... the DL111 was the step up to provide just that little bit more, and will do the same on the 104. The 120 just punches just that little bit more for the power greedy is all...

You could run a really powerful servo (480oz) for single aileron servo setup like some 103's have done... blowback is always the only drawback though, but would only show its head on higher speed maneuvers.

They're in build... so shipping to customers is still some months away as chinese new year will also interrupt...
Jan 10, 2011, 10:31 AM
Artillery! King of Battle!
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Hopefully I will be able to rebuild the hobby fund before pre-orders open on the 104. Might have to sell my 70" Slick to generate cash for this one!

Brill
Jan 10, 2011, 10:40 AM
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The squirrel clearly approves of the 104".

Yes he does
Jan 10, 2011, 11:17 AM
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ohhhh....you were supposed to say "He's Nuts over it"
Jan 10, 2011, 11:46 AM
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Hopefully I will be able to rebuild the hobby fund before pre-orders open on the 104. Might have to sell my 70" Slick to generate cash for this one!

Brill
im in the same boat. already sold my 70 to fund this...but it mysteriously ended up going towards getting a 65 vyper ready to go....so now i need to hurry up and build my funds to make sure i get one of the orange ones in the first batch....hint hint ben
Jan 10, 2011, 12:44 PM
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what do yall think about a DLE111 for those of use who dont like to shell out for DA?
It's very good. The DA 120 is gob-smackingly awesome.


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and someone else mentioned something about single aileron servos earlier...? does a plane this big HAVE to have 2 servos on each aileron? or can you get away with saving a couple hundred bucks there?
You *can* do it...but we'll be recommending that people use two if at all possible. The 103" Extra is a good comparison, anything less than a 7950TH is definitely going to blow back and a strong DLE111 can blow back at 7950 at sea level.



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anyone have any idea what this one will cost? or when its gonna be available?
Shipment to customers will be in March, est. Pre-orders will happen when everyone wants them to, now that I have the delivery sorted. Be aware, I do not think we can get enough onto the first container to satisfy demand.

They will arrive with Cloth wing and stab bags, both sets of horizontal stabs/elevators (3D and IMAC) carbon wing and stab tubes, carbon main gear, carbon tail wheel bracket, aluminum wheels, and carbon spinner for $1049 +shipping.
Jan 10, 2011, 12:54 PM
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[QUOTE=blucor basher;$1049 +shipping.[/QUOTE]

so i can attend my freshman year of college this year... or i can have myself a shiney new 104" Slick all decked out with way too many servos, a DA120, and while im spending my college fund, i might as well get an aurora 9. lol

choices....

naw.... but man...i seriously hope yall still carry this plane in 4 years when ive graduated from college with an aerospace engineering degree, and im making enough money to be able to support my hobby. haha
Jan 10, 2011, 01:06 PM
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Originally Posted by helifryer
so i can attend my freshman year of college this year... or i can have myself a shiney new 104" Slick all decked out with way too many servos, a DA120, and while im spending my college fund, i might as well get an aurora 9. lol

choices....

naw.... but man...i seriously hope yall still carry this plane in 4 years when ive graduated from college with an aerospace engineering degree, and im making enough money to be able to support my hobby. haha
college is overrated anyway
Jan 10, 2011, 01:11 PM
Barefoot Birkinsomething
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Originally Posted by blucor basher
Shipment to customers will be March, est. Pre-orders will happen when everyone wants them to, now that I have the delivery sorted. Be aware, I do not think we can get enough onto the first container to satisfy demand.

They will arrive with Cloth wing and stab bags, both sets of horizontal stabs/elevators (3D and IMAC) carbon wing and stab tubes, carbon main gear, carbon tail wheel bracket, aluminum wheels, and carbon spinner for $1049 +shipping.
ben. you are killing me. my parents are not going to be happy when i deplete my savings to preorder a plane....

any specials deals for preorders?
Jan 10, 2011, 01:11 PM
Team 3DHS
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vouch for that i can ......
Jan 10, 2011, 01:17 PM
Artillery! King of Battle!
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Drat! Can't swing a pre-order...off to purchase a lottery ticket!!!

Would it be silly to sell my Hacker A100-8 just to be able to pre-order the 104"

Brill
Last edited by Brill 1; Jan 10, 2011 at 01:32 PM.


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