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Old Feb 02, 2013, 04:13 PM
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HMMM,maybe they'll have no choice but to revamp ,upgrade or re-market some older designs ...
Anyone find an Asian firm yet to undertake production of the SL?
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Old Feb 02, 2013, 04:21 PM
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Anyone know if the Tucan will be available in the U.S.A.?

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I hope so. I expect that it will be and I hope it is before winter 2013.

I am fairly certain I will buy one of these with the retracts.
Old Feb 05, 2013, 10:57 AM
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I hope so. I expect that it will be and I hope it is before winter 2013.

I am fairly certain I will buy one of these with the retracts.
Which retracts are you looking at?
That could make for a nice package...

Any speculation on motor choices?
Old Feb 05, 2013, 10:42 PM
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I want this puppy bad. Hope they bring it to the US. I looked at the UK store and the price nearly doubled with shipping. It would also be nice to get it with the retracts system, but that doesn't seem to be available.
Old Feb 08, 2013, 05:11 AM
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As mentioned before in another thread, the designer of Multiplex retired last year and I assume, that the designer of the Novaflight Tucano changed employers. I assume the Solius is also from the same designer.
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Although retired, the former designer of Multiplex still works as "freelancer" for MPX and designed the Solius, i.e. the Solius is the only real novelty here.

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Old Feb 28, 2013, 04:57 PM
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I bought one a couple of days ago.
Maidened it today.
Fly's like a trainer. comes in with speed but easy to land.
Old Feb 28, 2013, 09:49 PM
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I bought one a couple of days ago.
Maidened it today.
Fly's like a trainer. comes in with speed but easy to land.
Steve,
Congrats on being one of the first!

What country are you in?

What power system are you running? Care to share any pictures?
Old Mar 07, 2013, 04:17 PM
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Old Mar 10, 2013, 01:39 PM
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Hi, (from France )

Some pictures :



DualSky XM3548EA-3.5




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Old Mar 10, 2013, 09:18 PM
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this is a nice looking kit! My LHS, in Michigan, carries Multiplex kits. Looking forward to this one.
Old Mar 18, 2013, 03:02 PM
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Tucan assembled :



Old Mar 19, 2013, 04:48 AM
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It does look good, looking forward to your flight report.
Old Mar 19, 2013, 01:42 PM
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Hi guys,

Tower Hobbies is listing the Multiplex Tucan kit as being "On Order" with a list price of $179.99.

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Old Mar 19, 2013, 03:42 PM
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Hi,

I just put one on backorder. Using the appropriate Tower Club Member Discount Code ($25 off 149.99 order) it will be $155.00 shipped when it comes in stock.


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