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Nov 01, 2018, 09:11 AM
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Curl it in the other direction over the edge of a table. The same technique used to make airfoils with the paper removed inside and left outside.
Tried that. It ended up breaking . The foams kind of lime hk foam but slightly less brittle. The curve just goes back. It's quite thick paper.
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Nov 01, 2018, 02:33 PM
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I have bent and formed foam with a real hot rag placed on top. You have to keep this rag very hot at all times until the foam is to your liking. Hope this helps.
Nov 01, 2018, 08:47 PM
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I have recently have run in with a teacher willing to try r/c in the school, if anyone could give me basic specs for the pizza box or snowball along with starting throws I would appreciate it
Nov 02, 2018, 11:12 PM
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I have recently have run in with a teacher willing to try r/c in the school, if anyone could give me basic specs for the pizza box or snowball along with starting throws I would appreciate it
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Nov 08, 2018, 12:22 AM
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I have recently have run in with a teacher willing to try r/c in the school, if anyone could give me basic specs for the pizza box or snowball along with starting throws I would appreciate it
You can find the full Nutball/Snowball thread here.
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=836389

You can also find the PbF thread here.
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...A-videos-plans

Both links are chock full of info about the planes you mentioned. Enjoy!
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This is a new wing I am designing and have already produced a test panel. The actual wing which is about to be assembled will be a 2 piece 2.7m symmetrical for glider aerobatics.

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Yesterday, 07:44 PM
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oldscooler:

Is your spar tapered?

Dave-
Today, 05:22 AM
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In the pictures the wing looks almost symmetrical in shape. What airfoil do you aim to achieve?
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oldscooler: Is your spar tapered?Dave-
No it is not yet.
Today, 10:45 AM
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In the pictures the wing looks almost symmetrical in shape. What airfoil do you aim to achieve?
No particular airfoil. First flights will tell us a lot how this thin foil will do. When I reveal the way we are flying you will see foil designation isnít really a concern as long as itís just Sym.


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