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Mar 05, 2009, 10:38 AM
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Im lovin' that old Cox Cessna, and thats a great looking T6, too!
Mar 05, 2009, 10:48 AM
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Thanks, the Cessna is to blame for $$$ spent on this addiction?!?
Mar 05, 2009, 01:12 PM
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GRACE is a good flying plane. I had the one that is currently traveling around North America for a few weeks and did several flights on her. Very responsive on high rates, yet can be tamed down for a good flyer. She will snap roll quite well on high rates.

Here's a few pictures of the traveling GRACE for those not familiar with her.

Mar 05, 2009, 03:38 PM
Flying is an addiction
Originally Posted by kpriddle
Well, then, do you think that the TT .15 will find its way in the Super Chipmunk? I'm excited to see your decision. Hope you go glow. Good luck, either way, though.

Here ya go kpriddle the 15 is in the chipmunk.
Mar 17, 2009, 12:25 PM
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Glad to see ol Grace online again. She still looks as good as the day she left the hangar.

Mar 18, 2009, 08:26 AM
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I just got a TunderTiger Scooter with the GP-07! Its a NIB RTF supercombo, but im taking all the guts out because its all standard servos, Rx, and such and im going to add mini servos and Rx.

I'll get some pix soon!
Mar 18, 2009, 04:25 PM
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how well would an AP wast .061 work with the Herr little extra?
Mar 18, 2009, 04:39 PM
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the grace whats the wing span and weight
Mar 18, 2009, 05:07 PM
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Originally Posted by appleflyer
how well would an AP wast .061 work with the Herr little extra?
Hey apple... the AP .061 would be way too anemic for the 'Lil Extra. Sig recommends a Norvel .074, and there are folks running .10s and .15s in them with great results. Believe it or not, a light .15 is about perfect for the plane and wingloading isn't significantly affected. I'm running a Mag XL .15 on mine and it goes real nice - darn near unlimited vertical, but not quite enough to comfortably hover. I've read that the Mag .15 XLS is a much hotter engine and would be the one I chose if I had to do it again.

Hope this helps,

Mar 19, 2009, 07:38 AM
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Our club's field owner has the lil' SE with an OS .15LA and its a real hoot!

I've tried to give him his money back for it, but her just won't let it go
Mar 19, 2009, 10:38 AM
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Might the TT .07 work in the 'Lil Extra? A larger engine would be more prefered, but...could this still keep her up?

Mar 19, 2009, 10:54 AM
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Originally Posted by gabe200
the grace whats the wing span and weight
The wing span is 30" the weight is 13 to 16 oz., depends on your radio gear. Mine is heavy at 16.8 oz with the landing gear. dked41
Mar 20, 2009, 09:49 PM
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first 1/2A

Here is my first 1/2A model Modelcraft Hornet. Test flight early this spring.

Mar 21, 2009, 10:06 AM
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Really nice! Is it FF?

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