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Apr 06, 2018, 12:05 AM
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Will fly it some more to wring out all the throws and trim issues ... Installed a HobbyEagle gyro A3 Super II :

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Apr 06, 2018, 12:07 AM
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Then after that it should be ready for a complete repaint

Will try these new acrylics from Spain ("Ammo by Mig") , they look nice !
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Apr 12, 2018, 09:25 PM
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After a good flight last week the X8R receiver decided to just go dead - an not come back. Luckily the plane was back on the ground, see description here:

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...er&perpage=100

It was suggested that I switch to a more robust receiver, the RX8R Pro (16-ch s-bus telemetry)

https://www.frsky-rc.com/product/rx8r-pro/

which apparenly does not suffer from the signal losses that some have experienced with the X8R (also 16-ch s-bus telemetry) I had in before.

I also update the firmware on all three X8R and the new RX8R, using the very convenient FrSky usb firmware updater :

https://www.frsky-rc.com/product/stk/



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Apr 22, 2018, 01:33 PM
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Had three good flights with it today ... I really like the way this thing flies Very smooth & responsive.

It looks like the rear struts are a bit under-dimensioned ? Have been looking in my parts box for some thicker alu struts, the FW G-91 are close but about ~10mm longer. Could work with slightly smaller wheels.

Taranis QX7 radio with R8XR receiver & frsky lipo voltage monitor.

It's about time Freewing re-issues one of these with the new production quality standard (even though I like the lightness of eps here).

Pics from today at the field

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those are great looking models! ive heard they fly real nice


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