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Old Dec 10, 2012, 02:40 PM
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Yes, I do understand your point!
I updated my post with a picture of the Wilga.
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Old Dec 10, 2012, 03:07 PM
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Jurgen I also agree that perhaps my first post was a little misleading. The Gymstar is for someone moving on from Rudder elevator, so truly an aerobatic trainer. The Wilga is a lovely looking model, and a flat winged version with ailerons was also considered as a project before the Gymstar was born.

Incidentally though the Gymstar flies slower than the Wilga in the videos, and that without flaps, with flaps its as slow as any F3P model
Old Dec 11, 2012, 12:21 PM
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Great model ! I'm suprised how good a high wing plane like this one can do aerobatics.

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Old Dec 11, 2012, 12:43 PM
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I'm happy to inform that in approx 3 weeks time - maybe a bit less - the Gym Star will be available to purchase also from www.aerobertics.be in Belgium
Old Dec 11, 2012, 06:29 PM
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Hats off to Andy on this fantastic airframe - never mind trainer, Gaz had an extreme snap-flap mix in today and the manoeuvres were insane to say the least - 2 servo wing is the way to go for unusual flight performance.

Well done Rob for kitting this - and good to see all the positive feedback on the colour scheme, It's lovely, but then I am biased as the graphic artist

This plane simply works at all levels... it flew both C and B schedules today at a standard that I'd be happy to attain at EIM level. Then it went on to do KE square loops and snap-flap loops in a small space.

After all that, it can still be handed to a newbie and flown in a relatively small space... a breath of fresh air.

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Old Dec 29, 2012, 01:03 PM
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AWD Gym-Star with HK Thrust Vector unit (4 min 3 sec)


My Gym-Star now has thrust vector

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Old Dec 31, 2012, 12:28 PM
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Two servo wing is definitely the way to go. Flaps work really well and will slow it down to about the same speed as a Vapor! Also nice to have the option of differential adjustment. Andy's idea of a high level tail works extremely well, as there's very little coupling in KE.

Using HS-35's all round, cheap Turnigy motor/esc and a 300 2S pack the RTF weight can in a bang on 130grms.

Awesome fun and something a little different
Could you give me a link to the motor and esc?
Also what size prop are you using
Thx in advance

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Old Dec 31, 2012, 04:37 PM
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Thanks Andy
Im going to use this setup in my banshee F3P
Old Jan 05, 2013, 06:14 PM
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gym star in belgium, first day flying


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Old Jan 07, 2013, 12:03 PM
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also in the wind fun to fly


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Old Jan 08, 2013, 06:25 PM
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even in the dark she flies well


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Old Jan 08, 2013, 06:59 PM
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Nice one Rene
When you switch the lights back on - shoot a picture to show some details of the LED's please .
Old Jan 08, 2013, 07:03 PM
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Nice one Rene
When you switch the lights back on - shoot a picture to show some details of the LED's please .
thank you, and will do that, will make ramiel as well with plenty of led's,
and then on switch, so i can turn them of to fly in total darkness
Old Jan 09, 2013, 08:36 PM
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Andycap,
Is Gym-Star available in US? I'd love to buy one for the $53.00 or so dollars but I can't cope with the $61.00 shipping.


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