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Old Dec 12, 2012, 12:38 PM
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Thanks Andy, unfortunately all the Glavak props are sold out at f3p-online.
Htry Glavak direct then

glavak@gmx.net
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Old Dec 12, 2012, 12:45 PM
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I will see what can be done in order to help you out. Please send me picture of all damaged parts. With my friend it can be quite difficult. because his machine now working almost non stop, and to cut my planes he had to stop work for one day. I wish we thought about this earlier, this would be good decision for your problems.
I will email you.... thanks
Old Dec 12, 2012, 04:44 PM
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Htry Glavak direct then

glavak@gmx.net
Got a very quick relply, order now placed, many thanks.
Old Dec 14, 2012, 05:00 PM
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Part way through the build now, if the rudder and elevator are both pull pull there does not seem to be rudder and elevator horns in the hardware set only rudder reinforcement plates.
Could you tell me how its done.
Old Dec 14, 2012, 05:26 PM
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Hello Anders looking really good. Wish you best luck with test flight. 140 mm from leading edge of wing is acceptable C.G position to start with. I include attachment Spies on diet If everything will go well I plan to use this model in WC in Germany.
Hello Donatas, that looks quite extreme. Having useless material in airframe seems to be against your policies Some of the spots are only milled, why not holes? I would also be interested in what kind of machine a "bad ass CNC machine" is...

Hopefully the plane will be light enough and work well.

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Old Dec 14, 2012, 08:11 PM
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Part way through the build now, if the rudder and elevator are both pull pull there does not seem to be rudder and elevator horns in the hardware set only rudder reinforcement plates.
Could you tell me how its done.
Hutt,

The plates are too reinforce a CF rod which is used as the control horn. Pictured is the same setup on my Symmetric (we are patiently waiting for Spies in US)

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Old Dec 15, 2012, 04:35 AM
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Thanks Dave, Electricwingman can ship worldwide.

http://www.electricwingman.com/donat...ies-by-ft.aspx
Old Dec 23, 2012, 04:01 AM
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Started building mine yesterday, great service as always from electricwingman with next day delivery. I'm hoping to get to the uk EIM comp in february and decided to not go down the disney route, like the look of the spies and so far it's going together nicely. Thanks to the guys who have posted the pictures on here, really useful to see the bracing pattern, i'll get a few pics up when i'm done and a flying report-probably in the new year!
Old Dec 23, 2012, 05:23 AM
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Started building mine yesterday, great service as always from electricwingman with next day delivery. I'm hoping to get to the uk EIM comp in february and decided to not go down the disney route, like the look of the spies and so far it's going together nicely. Thanks to the guys who have posted the pictures on here, really useful to see the bracing pattern, i'll get a few pics up when i'm done and a flying report-probably in the new year!
Thank you for selecting Donatas Design kits. If you will have some questions please let me know! Here is link to manual draft:
http://donatasdesign.com/downloads/M...anualdraft.pdf
I cut my finger bad and it is quite hard to finish it now. Besides this I need to move on with Spies I plan to use in WC in Germany. So in any case if you guys have questions here just post it and I will be glad to answer.
Old Dec 23, 2012, 12:23 PM
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What's the status on the mylar kit? Is it going to be along the version you're working on now?
Old Dec 23, 2012, 12:39 PM
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Wow, that looks light!

What's your target AUW?

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Old Jan 04, 2013, 08:12 AM
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Wow, that looks light!

What's your target AUW?

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RTF weight is 110g. My goal was not to have lightest plane possible. Main goal was strong construction, good quality precise servos and bigger plane. i think I reach it. I test flew new Spies yesterday, as expected it fly little better than previous version.
Old Jan 04, 2013, 12:15 PM
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Is this larger than the production Spies then Don
Old Jan 04, 2013, 07:41 PM
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Hey Andy,

Yes this plane is made specially for big halls. I heard that WC hall is really big. It is great plane to visit your EIM hall as well. unfortunately I do not have time and opportunity to visit all events i want.
Old Jan 05, 2013, 03:02 AM
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Hey Andy,

Yes this plane is made specially for big halls. I heard that WC hall is really big. It is great plane to visit your EIM hall as well. unfortunately I do not have time and opportunity to visit all events i want.
We would love to se you again but realise that with the WC this could be difficult.
I would think you have spent a lot of money this indoor season already


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