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Sep 27, 2012, 06:31 PM
inverted-i-fly
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Maiden was a success, going to need quite a bit of tweaking to get cg and KE all set up, but this thing flys great, spins like mad and lands like a kitten. Boring maiden Video uploading
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Sep 27, 2012, 08:48 PM
inverted-i-fly
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boring trimming video as promised
vyper maiden (4 min 44 sec)
Sep 27, 2012, 08:50 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
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Now it works....and good job!!!.

SteveT
Last edited by SteveT.; Sep 27, 2012 at 09:06 PM.
Sep 27, 2012, 08:59 PM
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very nice inverted
Sep 27, 2012, 09:01 PM
Well, now that you know ...
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Originally Posted by ryan_m
had almost no gap at all once I fitted them right.
Washers on the bolts the inboard side as well as outboard?
Sep 27, 2012, 11:55 PM
inverted-i-fly
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Originally Posted by Bigster
Washers on the bolts the inboard side as well as outboard?
I just put them on the outboard side
Sep 28, 2012, 11:57 AM
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Congrats 3DHS! I can't imagine how much time and effort went into getting this model from drawing board to everyone's grimy little thumbs. Must be very satisfying.
Sep 28, 2012, 07:17 PM
inverted-i-fly
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a bit foggy this morning, but got 3 great flight in
Sep 28, 2012, 09:01 PM
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Looks like you did a little tail gear modification.
Sep 28, 2012, 09:04 PM
inverted-i-fly
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Originally Posted by M.Putnam
Looks like you did a little tail gear modification.
standard procedure from here out
Sep 29, 2012, 11:15 AM
Well, now that you know ...
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How far did you overlap the fairing on the gear? And did you glue all the way up the fuse?
Sep 29, 2012, 03:19 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
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Originally Posted by Bigster
How far did you overlap the fairing on the gear? And did you glue all the way up the fuse?
I like to use Zap-A-Dap-a-goo for things like this, as it is just a little bit flexible, and it has a very tenacious grip!!

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Sep 29, 2012, 03:52 PM
doh!
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I overlapped mine all the way to the edge, gave more glueing surface.
Sep 29, 2012, 04:27 PM
Well, now that you know ...
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Thanks guys. I used Welder adhesive, same deal as ryan_m. Looks great. Ready for the maiden. C'mon weather - cooperate!!
Sep 29, 2012, 04:28 PM
inverted-i-fly
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Originally Posted by ryan_m
I overlapped mine all the way to the edge, gave more glueing surface.
+1 but I used tape instead of glue, not very pretty, but the fairing didn't sit flush with the fuse at the trailing edge so I thought tape would be easier


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