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Feb 06, 2013, 05:33 PM
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Yes i meant aileron hinges. Almost all competition gliders have rudders, you need it for coordinated turns. And zeb, the ion ds-57mgs are perfect for a mini topsky. I intern there and just packaged up a whole bunch!
Feb 06, 2013, 06:10 PM
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Won't be for a while... Got baseball Wednesday, Saturday AND Sunday.
Feb 06, 2013, 06:11 PM
It'll be fineee...
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has anyone been flying lately?
Gotten five flights on my 57 in the past two days ive been draggin the tail around in the snow Name: ImageUploadedByTapatalk1360195914.158959.jpg
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Feb 06, 2013, 06:12 PM
DJO
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Baseball already? Spring training I assume

FPV might be banned soon in some certain states, I hope that the bill doesn't go through, especially for the people of Oregon!

Dan
Feb 06, 2013, 06:37 PM
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Yes i meant aileron hinges. Almost all competition gliders have rudders, you need it for coordinated turns. And zeb, the ion ds-57mgs are perfect for a mini topsky. I intern there and just packaged up a whole bunch!
well its only $2 less then the other one but still cheaper haha
Feb 06, 2013, 06:42 PM
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Warning extremely off topic post: I started learning the solo of freebird on guitar today, it sounds soooooo good!
Feb 06, 2013, 06:42 PM
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jason should i get the mini topsky or the super mini topsky?
Feb 06, 2013, 06:56 PM
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jason should i get the mini topsky or the super mini topsky?
Super. Ailerons let you turn better, Direct the plane during climb out, handle wind a bit better and it comes out of turns smoother.

I'm getting the super. Here's my setup.

DLG:
http://www.hobbyclub.com/product_inf...oducts_id=1198
$140.00

Battery:
http://www.hobbyclub.com/product_inf...oducts_id=1280
20.00

Servos (Buy 4):
http://www.hobbyclub.com/product_inf...oducts_id=1176
$40.00

Voltage Regulator:
http://www.hobbyclub.com/product_inf...40e5857695f565
$13.00

Total: 215.00

I have a AR6115e RX that I can use, so my price will be a bit cheaper.
Feb 06, 2013, 06:57 PM
F3K all day
Super mini has ailerons: so its worth the extra $30 or whatever it is. The ailerons are really clean and make aerobatics much better. Let me know if you get one.
Lately i have noticed a lot of interest in dlg on this thread: thats awesome. There are hardly any young people into the sport. Once all of you interested upgrade to a 1.5 meter dlg, we might see each other at contests. Just do one thing for yourself: dont tip strike on launch!
Feb 06, 2013, 06:58 PM
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The AR6115e I can already bet will not fit in the pod... I'm guessing that the pod is 1'' or less in width. So you need something TINY, and FULL RANGE.

Oh and BTW Jason you can thank me for the DLG interest on this thread



Dan
Feb 06, 2013, 06:58 PM
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Baseball already? Spring training I assume

FPV might be banned soon in some certain states, I hope that the bill doesn't go through, especially for the people of Oregon!

Dan
We have like 9 practices and 20 games
Feb 06, 2013, 07:00 PM
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The AR6115e I can already bet will not fit in the pod... I'm guessing that the pod is 1'' or less in width. So you need something TINY, and FULL RANGE.

Oh and BTW Jason you can thank me for the DLG interest on this thread



Dan
Nah. It'll fit it's about 3/4 of an inch wide. Front pins so it can fit better. And I think I'll be fine on a park flyer. The park flyer has like 700ft range found that out the hard way
Feb 06, 2013, 07:03 PM
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Super mini has ailerons: so its worth the extra $30 or whatever it is. The ailerons are really clean and make aerobatics much better. Let me know if you get one.
Lately i have noticed a lot of interest in dlg on this thread: thats awesome. There are hardly any young people into the sport. Once all of you interested upgrade to a 1.5 meter dlg, we might see each other at contests. Just do one thing for yourself: dont tip strike on launch!
That's one thing I like about DLG. It's kinda the only "Sport" in RC. I mean, rc is a "sport" to some degree, but it does not really deliver any lf the physical aspects of a sport. But it sure does require skill
Feb 06, 2013, 07:05 PM
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Nah. It'll fit it's about 3/4 of an inch wide. Front pins so it can fit better. And I think I'll be fine on a park flyer. The park flyer has like 700ft range found that out the hard way
700ft range is horrible for a DLG, you'll run out of range in no time. I flew 2,100 feet away with my PopWing (FPV) and I thought it was only 1,000 feet away.

You don't want a lockout. Get something full range, even OrangeRX if needed.



Dan
Feb 06, 2013, 07:11 PM
F3K all day
Thanks Dan! And yeah haha it is the only one you get excercise unless you go sloping, then you have to hike up and down some pretty big hills.
Oh and i will personally come and hurt you if you go fly with 700 feet of range. Haha but seriously you will need the extra range


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