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Jan 16, 2011, 09:08 PM
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Slow Stick Legacy


No one ever forgets their first love and so many people has learn to fly with the GWS Slow Stick, including my son, and the BowStick seem to be a little much for him (especially sense he crashed it) so I built this SS Legacy with ailerons for him. It was love at first site. For him and me! I built it so he could fly it with his DX5e and now I want one for my DX5e.

It fly's just like the old slow stick but much more controllable.

I'll post the plans just in case you might want one as well. The new foam parts are easy to cut out and they replace the old foam parts on your GWS Slow Stick. So pull out those old slow sticks and give them new life and have fun.

I hope you enjoy the thread.

Dalton

Slow Stick Legacy (4 min 6 sec)
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Jan 16, 2011, 09:09 PM
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Other Links....

BowStick...
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=952828

BiStick....
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=897419
Last edited by DaDesign; Jan 16, 2011 at 11:25 PM.
Jan 17, 2011, 06:06 AM
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Hey Dalton - what motor/esc are you using?

Can you take a couple pics of how things are mounted?


Bob
Jan 17, 2011, 05:51 PM
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LUCKY ME. I have a SLOW STICK in my hangar.
Jan 17, 2011, 06:13 PM
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Originally Posted by kid at 55 View Post
LUCKY ME. I have a SLOW STICK in my hangar.
Hey Buddy,
I can't wait to see your SS Legacy. Post pictures.
Here's pictures of the Legacy built by Byrdman.
Last edited by DaDesign; Jan 25, 2013 at 03:33 PM.
Jan 17, 2011, 06:16 PM
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Hey Dalton - what motor/esc are you using?

Can you take a couple pics of how things are mounted?


Bob
Hey Bob,
I used this motor I've had forever but the motor you used on your Ellipso Aero will work.
I posted the pictures! I hope it helps.
If you have more questions, please ask.
This would make a great plane for your Dad with his DX5e.
Great plane for you also.
Jan 18, 2011, 06:22 AM
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Thanks Dalton, looks good. I assume the stick (fuse) was from a slow stick - not something you made?

I still have a couple of those elipso motors around, always intended to build another one, just never seem to get around to it...
Jan 18, 2011, 06:22 PM
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Thanks Dalton, looks good. I assume the stick (fuse) was from a slow stick - not something you made?

I still have a couple of those elipso motors around, always intended to build another one, just never seem to get around to it...
Yes, the stick fuse with all it's parts is the slow stick set-up.

I made the Legacy for my son so I'm going to build me a Legacy wing for my SS and put servo extentions on the receiver, then color code them. When flying the SS I'll use the dark blue extentions (rudder and elevator on the right - throttle on the left), when flying the Legacy wing on it, I'll use the light blue extintions (ailerons and elevator on the right - throttle and rudder on the left)

I'll have two planes in one and still use my DX5e without having to "re-bind" to fly them.

Legacy wing on the Slow Stick.MOD (1 min 42 sec)
Last edited by DaDesign; Sep 23, 2011 at 02:28 PM.
Jan 19, 2011, 07:18 PM
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is this a new ss u built?the tail wing looks different...
Jan 19, 2011, 07:35 PM
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nevermind i see what you did...
Jan 19, 2011, 08:38 PM
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Yeah, I built these for my son to learn to fly with. A great trainer for the greatest son in the world.
Jan 20, 2011, 10:47 AM
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So would the greatest dad in the world want to fly it with your son this weekend?
Jan 20, 2011, 01:05 PM
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Sure, I always want to fly.
Jan 20, 2011, 05:51 PM
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Kool the hobbie shop called and said my props were in so i'll pick them up tomorrow


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