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Oct 09, 2003, 10:44 AM
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Gws C-130


Mr. Lin

I know a GWS C-130 was in the talks quite some time ago but has never actually made it to the website. Was the project scraped or is there still a chance we will see this product.

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Ryan
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Oct 09, 2003, 11:00 AM
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Word on the C-130 would be nice also the P-38 ????
Oct 09, 2003, 12:39 PM
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Rumor has it the designer has died... Anyone know anything about it?
Oct 09, 2003, 02:35 PM
Where's the CA?
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Originally posted by Reverend
Rumor has it the designer has died... Anyone know anything about it?
That's true, it's why the DC3 was delayed. RIP.

However, I hope they havent scrapped the project altogether, as a C-130 would be AWESOME as long as they keep her with props and dont ruin her with EDFs.
Oct 09, 2003, 02:45 PM
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True that on the Hurc, keep the props. Leave the ducted fan to the true ducted fan aircraft. Install the triple blade of course unless you could design a 6 blade prop like the new J model.
Oct 09, 2003, 04:47 PM
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No give us a Four blade prop to go with it.
I don't want one of those nasty 'J' things
Oct 11, 2003, 11:08 PM
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The J thing is the C-130 model J, it has the latest glass cockpit and improved 6 bladed prop set-up.
Oct 12, 2003, 07:21 AM
Where's the CA?
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The J thing is the C-130 model J, it has the latest glass cockpit and improved 6 bladed prop set-up.
Yeah, the cockpit is a big improvement. Although I would probably prefer a 4-bladed setup, maybe GWS could come out with a 6 for those that want them.
Oct 12, 2003, 09:18 AM
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HUH???!!! NO DC3? oh man I was waiting, I had last heard it would be available around Christmas...........
Oct 12, 2003, 09:53 AM
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Check the Ezone Video magazine. DC-3 is said to be released early next year.

Geof.
Oct 14, 2003, 03:37 AM
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Check the Ezone Video magazine. DC-3 is said to be released early next year.

Geof.

That's very nice - but when does it really hit the shelves of the LHS? The time it takes from first one is seen here in the forums to when it is available anywhere else than in the States is way too looong. But again that is one of the price I have to pay living in Norway… (But I would't cahnge )

Ben_E
Oct 14, 2003, 10:19 AM
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GWS DC3 will be sold as or similar price like GWS BN2.

Worth for you to wait to get one!? Not easy to save money at this day, don't waste money for others!
Oct 14, 2003, 10:44 AM
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I hope the C-130 makes it - I am awaiting the C-47 eagerly, then maybe a C123?

Of course, all of mine will get dark paint jobs and guns out the left side - time to do a history of the gunship in models......

Matt
Oct 15, 2003, 04:41 PM
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I would also love to see the C-130 coming from GWS.
Priced as their other models, I for shure would get one.

I work at an Swedish Airforce Base where our Hercs are located.
I see them and hear them everyday.
Best working environment you can get!
Oct 17, 2003, 03:46 AM
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In the mean time, some bigger styro C-130 and other cargo planes available at www.rc-zeppelins.com

A GWS indoor hercy would be nice with the GWS EDP50-XC sets, or even smaller with the B2C motors.
Last edited by niek; Oct 17, 2003 at 03:49 AM.


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