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Jan 17, 2013, 01:05 PM
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Is this really a Mirage?........It needs a new name...Ideas?


For those of you who may not be following my build of a Custom Mirage in the Thermal section,here's a couple pictures.

I'm making it an electric and will probably use it for ALES.

I custom built and stretched the fuselage. Custom built the tail feathers,and made the wing a 5 panel wing with custom tips. The stock Mirage is a 3 Panel wing with square tips.

Therefore,shouuld this be called a Mirage,even though the box it came in says Mirage. It doesn't resemble a Mirage and probably won't fly like a Mirage.

So what should it be called?

Eddie
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Jan 17, 2013, 03:05 PM
Duane, LSF IV
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Oasis
Jan 17, 2013, 03:06 PM
Intermediate Multi
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illusion, delusion, apparition, hallucination, phantasm, hallucination.
Jan 17, 2013, 03:29 PM
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Boomirage...
Jan 17, 2013, 03:50 PM
Will fly for food
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MM (modified mirage)
Jan 17, 2013, 04:08 PM
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Miragish!
Jan 17, 2013, 04:11 PM
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+1 David, cause it stil has the same airfoil and that means it will have the basically the same speed range but should handle a bit better. Does look nice, will be pretty in the air.

Marc
Jan 17, 2013, 05:11 PM
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Fata Morgana

does look very nice BTW
Jan 17, 2013, 10:49 PM
They call me Maj. Sink!
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The Hograge!

Very sexy bird you have concocted there sir. Hope she flies well for you.

Forest
Jan 17, 2013, 11:50 PM
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Eddie,
Expect to see this at Visalia in May !

Ross
Jan 17, 2013, 11:54 PM
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Aeroplane.
Jan 18, 2013, 07:45 AM
Lou
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Mirage Ex , for 'extended'

Place the Ex as a subscript off the end of the 'e' in Mirage. Place it across the top of the right wing.
Jan 18, 2013, 08:43 AM
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Jan 18, 2013, 07:06 PM
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Chimera. Same definition, different word
Jan 18, 2013, 08:31 PM
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Call it a Sharage. Sharon/Mirage


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