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Jan 06, 2013, 02:58 PM
AMA Another Mans Airplane
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Originally Posted by RCgirl383
good place and position for the sat.? Attachment 5427022
LOL you just turned it sideways.
Jan 06, 2013, 03:04 PM
AMA Another Mans Airplane
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Originally Posted by RCgirl383
my parents want me to fly the 72" on the lake behind our house.. :\ Attachment 5427024Attachment 5427028Attachment 5427029
id do it in a heartbeat. i want to fly my 72 extra so bad. i wouldnt if you dont want to though. NEVER force you'reself to fly. it never ends good. but if you do be careful with the engine in the cold. let it warm up first before you fly.
Jan 06, 2013, 03:08 PM
It'll be fineee...
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And? LOL I can't tell what you mean by the pics. And what's CamWow?



Dan
ignore camwow lol
Jan 06, 2013, 03:09 PM
It'll be fineee...
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Originally Posted by cale10
id do it in a heartbeat. i want to fly my 72 extra so bad. i wouldnt if you dont want to though. NEVER force you'reself to fly. it never ends good. but if you do be careful with the engine in the cold. let it warm up first before you fly.
ive only flown it once so..idk if i wanna fly it around houses and stuff
Jan 06, 2013, 03:11 PM
AMA Another Mans Airplane
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my god i want to fly my 72 so bad right now.
Jan 06, 2013, 03:19 PM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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Originally Posted by RCgirl383
ive only flown it once so..idk if i wanna fly it around houses and stuff
Ummm yeah that's not a good ideal at ALL. One mistake and you could smash somebody's house apart

How heavy is that thing?



Dan
Jan 06, 2013, 03:20 PM
F3K all day
Well i just got to fly a glider!! I flew for about 60% of the time on a 35 min flight. I did not throw up too . Looking foward to doing it again
Jan 06, 2013, 03:24 PM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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COOL! A real one, I'm assuming. Catch any thermals?



Dan
Jan 06, 2013, 03:29 PM
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Originally Posted by jasonafriedman
Well i just got to fly a glider!! I flew for about 60% of the time on a 35 min flight. I did not throw up too . Looking foward to doing it again
Awesome isn't it.

How high did you get?
Jan 06, 2013, 03:43 PM
It'll be fineee...
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Originally Posted by DJO
Ummm yeah that's not a good ideal at ALL. One mistake and you could smash somebody's house apart

How heavy is that thing?



Dan
ya. like 11 lbs
Jan 06, 2013, 03:44 PM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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Yikes... skip it. Wait until you're insured at an AMA field... LOL



Dan
Jan 06, 2013, 03:56 PM
Team Aztech Aeromodels!
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Maidened my 71" slick today! I got 2 flights on it! I love it! It is so stable and smooth compared to my smaller planes! It did very well in harriers and hovers. I also loved rolling harriers! They were slower than my smaller planes and really smooth. All in all, I love it!

It also handles the wind much better than my smaller planes!
Jan 06, 2013, 04:10 PM
AMA Another Mans Airplane
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Originally Posted by zmonster97
Maidened my 71" slick today! I got 2 flights on it! I love it! It is so stable and smooth compared to my smaller planes! It did very well in harriers and hovers. I also loved rolling harriers! They were slower than my smaller planes and really smooth. All in all, I love it!

It also handles the wind much better than my smaller planes!
those things glide forever dont they?! they never want to land.
Jan 06, 2013, 04:10 PM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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Originally Posted by zmonster97
Maidened my 71" slick today! I got 2 flights on it! I love it! It is so stable and smooth compared to my smaller planes! It did very well in harriers and hovers. I also loved rolling harriers! They were slower than my smaller planes and really smooth. All in all, I love it!

It also handles the wind much better than my smaller planes!
Sounds awesome!

I.... flew my Pelican today



Dan
Jan 06, 2013, 04:11 PM
F3K all day
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Originally Posted by microflitedude
Awesome isn't it.

How high did you get?
Well we were towed to 3500 feet, but the air was very still. Even if there was a big thermal, i was just learning how to do turns and stuff, thermals were too hard to do today. The flight was 35 min. Plus i get motion sickness and thermal turs pulling 1.5 Gs would be bad. It is supposed to go away as i fly more. Maybe after 4 hours in the plane i will not get sick. I did stall it, but on puropse. It stalled at 38 knots, but we went up to 60 max. It can go i think 130 before the wings flutter.


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