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Jan 08, 2013, 05:20 PM
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First Balsa Model in over 25 Years


I just finished the maiden flight of the first balsa model I have built in over 25 years. It is a Herr Engineering Mini Sport with ailerons and a light weight brushless system. It did OK, just needs a few adjustments.

This was a test build to get my skills back for something better.

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Jan 08, 2013, 06:10 PM
A man with too many toys
I have built a few Herr models over the years and they have always been a pleasure to build. For those who don’t know you cat them from SIG (sigmfg.com).

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Jan 08, 2013, 06:10 PM
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Welcome back to the hobby! That's a nice bird ya got there, guess the skills never really do disappear.
Jan 09, 2013, 08:24 AM
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Back in the saddle again! Woo hoo! Nice airplane, too!
Jan 09, 2013, 04:01 PM
Hope to get out of life alive
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Welcome back!!! I will bet you will have more fun with that Mini Sport than anything you will build in the next few years, providing it lives that long

Ken
Sep 09, 2014, 03:34 PM
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Hello, could you tell me what brushless power system you used and what your thoughts were? Too little / too much power, other suggestions?
Thanks!
Sep 10, 2014, 04:24 PM
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I came back to the hobby 7 years ago after a 20 year hiatus.
And I am officially hooked.

Here's to hoping you get hooked too.
Nice build!


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