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Old Aug 06, 2011, 10:03 AM
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Airfield 800mm BF-109


Airfield 800mm BF-109

No longer have this plane... sold to Troutbum

Here is my 109.
I'm just about finished with my custom paint job. Using walmart apple barrel acrylics, hand brushed and Minwax polycrylic to seal it.

It has:
Exceed rocket motor 1420kv
Headsup 18a ESC
2 TP SG90's for ailerons
2 Dynam 7g servos for elevator and rudder

More pics and videos coming soon

Maiden flight while still stock colors
800mm BF109 Maiden (4 min 41 sec)
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Old Aug 08, 2011, 02:21 AM
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The tail seem's really long?

Is that original?

I like the paint job (brown) nice work!
Old Aug 08, 2011, 10:15 AM
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Yea.. the tail is the original length.

I hate the brown color.. looked like a flying turd. Thats why I painted it.
Old Aug 08, 2011, 01:18 PM
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Oh... Hahaha
I misread your post

Well the Britain battle colors are nice (not the British side but you know what I mean)
Old Aug 08, 2011, 01:46 PM
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Yea, The desert scheme didn't look that bad. I was just ready for something new and this was my first paint job. I think it came out alright. I hope to re-maiden it this evening.

It's a really good flying plane. I use it for my onboard cam, since it's so smooth and stable. Glides extremely well. I have lights for it too, but I haven't reinstalled them yet.
Old Aug 08, 2011, 02:25 PM
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Re-installed?

It's a pretty damn good paint job
Did you make the insignia's with tape?
Old Aug 08, 2011, 02:52 PM
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I had some 5mm Led's installed. I removed them to paint it. Red in left wing tip, green in right, white blinking on top behind canopy.

I actually recycled the factory stickers. I removed them carefully and used paint thinner to get the old paint off, then glued them back.
Old Aug 08, 2011, 03:00 PM
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Very nice indeed
Well clear skies to ya and best of luck to your future flights
Old Aug 08, 2011, 03:13 PM
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Thanks man

Happy landings

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