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Nov 20, 2011, 01:25 AM
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nice job mrexcel... really quick build too!

looking forward to the video! i will be interested to see how it will fly "scaled down" as i have a 24" version for 2cell nearly finished for indoor flying just goto make the time to finish it

David
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Nov 20, 2011, 03:06 AM
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Thank you David.

It took me about 1 hour to complete the whole thing. Very fast since no Aerofoil and wing comes in one piece.

Today I tried this outdoor with lots of winds. Still I could find my way! Nice model and next time I will go for the full sized version using a CD ROM Motor.
Nov 20, 2011, 06:34 AM
who put that tree there
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wot taube at night


night time flight of my wot taube...
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1542478
Nov 20, 2011, 01:52 PM
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night time flight of my wot taube...
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1542478

Dazza

you are amazing fella! that plane still looks like a "taube" even in the pitch black darkness....

well done

David
Nov 22, 2011, 12:13 PM
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could somebody please tell me how to move the cad files up to one of my earlier posts? i have tried allsorts!

i honestly HATE this new laptop.... how i mourn the loss of my old laptop with its windows xp.... everything was just.... no problem!

damn this new windows what a screw up!


d
Nov 22, 2011, 02:47 PM
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...could somebody please tell me how to move the cad files up to one of my earlier posts?...
Go to the post you want to add them to. Click on Edit in the lower right corner. When the gray editing dialog box comes up, click on Go Advanced near the bottom. That will bring up the same window you used to make all your posts. Click the Manage Attachments button to add the files. This is the same way you did it when you added pictures to your other posts.

By the way, I just moved to Windows 7 and so far I haven't seen any differences inside RCGroups. Thank goodness .

Thanks again for this excellent design, David.
Nov 23, 2011, 11:07 AM
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Make sure you downloaded the file you want to post, then you can re-post it as potshot said.

Nearly done... i know, took longer than should , been away for a few days, will be done ready for weekend. To do, connect controls sand fuselage then finish color scheme.
Last edited by domll; Nov 23, 2011 at 11:15 AM.
Nov 23, 2011, 12:52 PM
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Make sure you downloaded the file you want to post, then you can re-post it as potshot said.
Good catch, domil. The files to post should be on your hard drive in a place where you can find them when going the Manage Attachments part.
Nov 23, 2011, 11:16 PM
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night time flight of my wot taube...
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1542478
I liked the video........ those are some bright lights. I am not too sure that I could handle flying at night as I have been known to park a plane or two in trees during the day............I doubt if it would be any better if I were not able to see the trees.
Thanks for posting.

Stan
Nov 23, 2011, 11:20 PM
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I just completed a 24.8" inch model. Power system is HK 10 gram motor (1811-2000). I am planning to test fly this tomorrow morning with our regular flying session. Will post some videos and photos tomorrow.
Mrexcel
Nice looking build, I have one of those small HK motors and a cpl of small servos. I think the small wot next will be on my build list.

What size of prop did you use? I am thinking maybe a 5X3?
Thanks
stan
Nov 24, 2011, 11:08 AM
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Make sure you downloaded the file you want to post, then you can re-post it as potshot said.

Nearly done... i know, took longer than should , been away for a few days, will be done ready for weekend. To do, connect controls sand fuselage then finish color scheme.
looking really good there Dom......

if it flies half as good as mine you are in for treat

David
Nov 24, 2011, 04:50 PM
who put that tree there
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I liked the video........ those are some bright lights. I am not too sure that I could handle flying at night as I have been known to park a plane or two in trees during the day............I doubt if it would be any better if I were not able to see the trees.
Thanks for posting.

Stan
ive planted enough in trees..
have you noticed its always the damn prickliest one it ends up in.
amount of times ive come home cuts everywhere.
Nov 28, 2011, 12:18 PM
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Make sure you downloaded the file you want to post, then you can re-post it as potshot said.

Nearly done... i know, took longer than should , been away for a few days, will be done ready for weekend. To do, connect controls sand fuselage then finish color scheme.
domll

did you get to finish your wot-next?

if you did i doubt you got to fly it with the winds we had at weekend..


David
Nov 28, 2011, 02:50 PM
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Yes, i got it finished. right again, wasn't going to try with those winds. i have Friday through to Tuesday off at the end of the week to fingers crossed things stay calm.
Will put some pictures up tomorrow, left my camera at work.
Nov 30, 2011, 11:56 AM
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domll

Wind is a problem on this side of the pond also. When I have time and the weather is cooperating I am having a lot of fun flying my 30 inch WS Wot-a- Fokker. Yesterday afternoon, after readjusting the down thrust on the motor I flew a cpl of batteries thru the Wot-A Fokker. I got brave and turned high rates on for the control surfaces. I did my first ever Barrel roll with a RC plane. The Wot looked great doing barrel rolls. It was not nearly as scary as i thought it might be. I am running a 1300kv Emax 28-22 motor and 9x5 GWS prop on 2S Flies very well with that combo. I tried a 3S with the same prop motor and was quite impressed with the speed. It will go verticle. However I think the prop is being over revved as I hear that "whistle" sound when it is wide open. I am a bit afraid that the prop may fly apart causing a problem getting the plane down safely.
i am thinking that an 8X6 prop may work better on 3S. Any comments or suggestions for a different prop?
THanks again
Stan


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