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Old May 27, 2012, 02:05 AM
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Bixler


Looks like a great plane to fly. Enjoying the build so far. At this point I have some of the FPV gear installed. I will be covering the wings ...partially with NS 3 mill. in the weeks to come.
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Old May 27, 2012, 11:33 PM
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Paint job looks great!
Old Jun 08, 2012, 09:49 AM
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I see that HobbyKing are developing Bixler 2.

Proof: https://twitter.com/HobbyKingLive/st...674496/photo/1
Old Jun 10, 2012, 11:16 PM
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I see that HobbyKing are developing Bixler 2.

Proof: https://twitter.com/HobbyKingLive/st...674496/photo/1
Sweat! I hope they have some improvements in the wing, and more beef with the motor.
Old Aug 03, 2012, 11:35 PM
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Thanks road_rascal !

It took forever to get this in the air. My first maiden I had a pan servo mounted on the nose, purchased from Hobby wireless the FPV 180* servo. Worked fine in the shop many times. Took it to the field turned on my radio then the plane, checked the pan and it continuously rotated in a clockwise direction, winding up all the camera wire and ripping it out of the fuse "looked like spaghetti rolled up on a fork"
So for now I glued the camera to the fuse. I also took my ESC out of the fuse and mounted it on top.
I ended up putting 3 mill NS out to the center of the ailerons to stiffen the wings.
FPV BIXLER MAIDEN (3 min 6 sec)
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