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Aug 28, 2012, 10:25 PM
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Fahmi43, have you glued the wings together or not?
actually, i didn't glue them together. But maybe when i glue carbon spar cover, some glue leaked to carbon spar slot, make it tight and not easy to remove. So i duct taped the wing to make it more rigid.
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Aug 28, 2012, 10:28 PM
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Fahmi43, have you glued the wings together or not?
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Originally Posted by austin.laws
Sorry to butt in i have glued the carbon wing rod into one side and left other side unglued so i can remove it. I personally wouldnt glue it into both sides just incase u need to do repairs on need it to fit into a small car.
agree with you, glued permanently this large wing will be hard to repair and put in cars. So i didn't glue them, only make tight, but still remove able.
Aug 28, 2012, 10:29 PM
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nice job Guys, Fahmi43, we love your video, and show it in Shanghai Hobby fair, please put the english subtitles
Glad if you like the video. yes we still making english subs
Aug 29, 2012, 05:36 PM
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Pics Pics Pics!!!
Aug 30, 2012, 01:58 AM
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I have a thread on this but here is my latest video.
Skywalker Condor 1880 Flight video and tail view. (5 min 35 sec)
Aug 30, 2012, 10:30 AM
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Glad if you like the video. yes we still making english subs
English Sub are up Check it out

Cekidot gan!

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Pics Pics Pics!!!
Here's for your seeing Pleasure
this one is fahmi43's Skywalker











Aug 30, 2012, 11:58 AM
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Mine is almost done now taken me about 2 weeks to get it fully sorted. Just glued the fuz together now. Modded the canopy too. Cut it flush and mounted the 1.2ghz lawmate up front,will be in the way of the cam but i dont mind. Getting dragonlink soon so will have massive massive range. will upload some pics soon!
Sep 01, 2012, 02:11 PM
TBS Crossfire or DragonLink?
How much cabon/glass fiber Rods are you guys using to prevent the tail 'boom' from "waggling back and forth"....?

Are you all putting the rods all the way length of the boom? from cockpit to the beginning for the horizontal and vertical stabilizers.....
Sep 02, 2012, 12:25 PM
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any body know a good starting point for CoG on the condor. i know the rule of thumb is 1/3 of the widest part of the wings cord! thanks
Sep 03, 2012, 01:05 AM
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any body know a good starting point for CoG on the condor. i know the rule of thumb is 1/3 of the widest part of the wings cord! thanks
i put my CG at Servo wire slot (110mm from LE) and it flies great.
Sep 03, 2012, 02:38 AM
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i put my CG at Servo wire slot (110mm from LE) and it flies great.
Thanks Fahmi i will try it there. Need to get some batteries. going for 2 5500mah 3cell lipos. Should get over a hours flight. Getting a dragon link too just hope i can get 20km range lol. Who knows lol.
Sep 03, 2012, 03:25 AM
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Thanks Fahmi i will try it there. Need to get some batteries. going for 2 5500mah 3cell lipos. Should get over a hours flight. Getting a dragon link too just hope i can get 20km range lol. Who knows lol.
If you like flying solo, Dragon Link will work with you, but if you planing to Fly in Formation, Dragon link not the best choice, because can't work with another LRS system nearby. that's why i chose RangeLink or my Long range System.
Sep 03, 2012, 04:32 AM
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Here are some pics of mine. Maiden flight will be next friday (if weather allows to)






Cheers
Last edited by aguriga; Sep 03, 2012 at 04:40 AM.
Sep 10, 2012, 06:45 AM
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I finished the building of condor skywalker 1880 from FPVmodel.com. The black EPO looks awesome. Not maidened yet, waiting for good weather conditions.

My setup is:
Motor: NTM 3548 1100KV
Prop: APC 9x6
ESC: 60A
Main Battery: 3S - 6000mAH
Tx: 1.2 GHz (1.5W)
Tx Antenna: Inverted vee (thanks teopbako!!!)
OSD Cam: RMRC 480
REC Cam: GoPro
OSD: EagleTree(eLogger v4, OSD Pro, GPS, RPM sensor, Guardian, Barometer)
Video Battery: 3S - 1300mAH
PanTilt for OSD cam
LRS: DragonLink


Here are some pics of the building progress…




Click to see the full album.



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Last edited by voutsasva; Sep 10, 2012 at 06:51 AM.
Sep 11, 2012, 10:30 AM
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Here's the maiden of my Condor
Pics and words to follow very soon
Skywalker Condor Maiden Flight (2 min 30 sec)


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