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Dec 13, 2001, 12:58 AM
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Anyone have the Bristol Beaufighter from HL


Just wanted to hear some feed back from someone who has this kit. building, mods, Flight characteristic, power, etc. Thanks
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Dec 13, 2001, 04:28 AM
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Glenn

A beautiful kit - the prebuilt wing is the finest I have ever seen in a kit. If you order one be prepared for a BIIIGGG box- you won't hide this one from the missus. There was a review in EFI back in the spring. I have a video of the editor of EFI flying his version of this kit at Walsall fly-in during the summer. It would be a huge download - certainly more than 10mB - but if you would like to see what she flies like just say the word and I'll capture an AVI and email it to you.

Brian
Dec 13, 2001, 12:24 PM
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Glenn,

Sorry, can't help to throw in a plug for the RBC kits Beaufighter, that I had the pleasure of designing for them. Check out www.rbckits.com .
Available in the U.S.A. via EAMC.

Max.
Dec 13, 2001, 03:38 PM
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Max

Off course your Beaufighter is Beau-tiful as well That is a lovely flying shot you have there.

cheers

Brian
Dec 14, 2001, 04:42 AM
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I have looked at the RBC kits Beaufighter as a winter project and it looks really well designed, congratulations Max! What's next?
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Dec 14, 2001, 05:43 AM
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Glenn

It would be a huge download - certainly more than 10mB - but if you would like to see what she flies like just say the word and I'll capture an AVI and email it to you.

Brian
Dear Brian
I would certainly like to see the video. Would you care to post a link here. The large size does not bother.

Regards
Max
Dec 14, 2001, 08:58 AM
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Max

I don't have a website or anywhere to host the video at the moment, so I'm afraid it would have to be attached to an email rather than as a link. I'll capture the video later on today and let you know how big a file it will be.

cheers

Brian
Dec 14, 2001, 07:16 PM
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Thanks for the info guys, my favorite plane to fly right know is the Kavan Partenavia. So I want to try another twin. Max, your kit looks great! Now I really want one. but don't want to tackle a kit from the ground up. I remember building a couple kits( rubber power) when I was a teen. They looked ok till I covered them. I CAN"T COVER. So I don't want to spend alot of time I don't have building it only to ruin it when it came time to cover it.
So I'd have to go with HL's kit. Sorry Max. Thanks again
Jan 07, 2002, 09:14 AM
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Sorry chaps I never managed to get the file downloaded in the run-up to Christmas. Anyhow I've done it now - it's 9.5mB, three minutes long, that is the complete flight, no sound. If anyone would like it emailed to them just let me know and I will cc it to those interested.

cheers

Brian
Jan 08, 2002, 11:47 AM
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Hello,
What motors and prop do you use for your plane? Is it the stock motor and the 3 blabe prop?
thanks


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