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Old Sep 17, 2012, 04:59 PM
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To save some weight, you could use Depron-Aero, and cover it in Mylar, or(what I do) cover it in frosted plastic bags from Whole-foods!

See below.

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P.S. Air-brakes, depends on your AUW.
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Old Sep 17, 2012, 06:16 PM
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You guys Should I Add Some Aero-Brakes?
I'd suggest that you build it first (as it is) and then just keep testing with all different settings with and without brakes and then decide if you need them, how big and where..
Old Sep 17, 2012, 06:46 PM
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Saran wrap works too!

Chris G.
What did you attach it with???

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P.S. "Mammuth" has a good idea!
Old Sep 17, 2012, 07:51 PM
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What did you attach it with???

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P.S. "Mammuth" has a good idea!
3M super 77 spray adhesive. Just a SUPER light misting. And on the foam only, that way the parts that should be clear are clear and not clouded over by the spray stuff. It works. I still have the airframe hanging up in my basement.

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Old Sep 18, 2012, 10:08 AM
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To save some weight, you could use Depron-Aero, and cover it in Mylar, or(what I do) cover it in frosted plastic bags from Whole-foods!

See below.

Free

P.S. Air-brakes, depends on your AUW.
Im not gonna go too crazy with the milling ....
And i'll Switch to Depron Aero
Old Sep 18, 2012, 10:25 AM
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I think you should try it! It is easier than it looks! It doesn't even have to be symmetric on each side. (see pic of my first milled plane!)

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Old Sep 18, 2012, 10:42 AM
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I think ill Try the Unmilled prototype first the make changes too see what difference it makes
Old Sep 18, 2012, 11:04 AM
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OK

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Old Sep 18, 2012, 11:09 AM
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Old Sep 18, 2012, 01:19 PM
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If were talking about a regular sized F3P model of around 800-850mm span your not going to achieve 100-106g without milling unless you use some very exotic equipment to get the performance your after. An unmilled model may perform very differently to a milled one don't forget. I've been this route and can tell you a milled model will fly much slower than an unmilled of the same design and weight.
Old Sep 18, 2012, 01:33 PM
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If were talking about a regular sized F3P model of around 800-850mm span your not going to achieve 100-106g without milling unless you use some very exotic equipment to get the performance your after. An unmilled model may perform very differently to a milled one don't forget. I've been this route and can tell you a milled model will fly much slower than an unmilled of the same design and weight.
Ok Milled it is But the Outdoor Model Will be un-Milled
Old Sep 18, 2012, 07:41 PM
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...I've been this route and can tell you a milled model will fly much slower than an unmilled of the same design and weight.
Design and weight???

Don't you mill to save weight?

Maybe you misspoke?

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P.S. "3DDF", what's the fuselage length on the Banshee?
Old Sep 18, 2012, 08:22 PM
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Design and weight???

Don't you mill to save weight?

Maybe you misspoke?

Free

P.S. "3DDF", what's the fuselage length on the Banshee?
Wingspan is 32inches or 812mm and Fuse length is 885mm or 34.8 inches

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P.s this project's prototype and getting it production ready..Will be majorley Delayed because my now Ex-Girlfriend Rinsed my Paypal Account..!
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