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Aug 30, 2017, 03:22 AM
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Your designs have flown there lockey. That is where I grew up and where my folks still live. Much easier flying than congested London parks.
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Aug 30, 2017, 09:21 AM
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Your designs have flown there lockey. That is where I grew up and where my folks still live. Much easier flying than congested London parks.
Beautiful part of the country!
Sep 06, 2017, 11:32 PM
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Maiden!.... Yep confirmed.... no elevator
I set it up on the original specs(elevator size). Will enlarge it.
I tried with the Cg at the tips of the booms on the bottom. See in the video.
Vixen pusher Maiden (4 min 7 sec)
Sep 07, 2017, 01:40 AM
Tony Audsley Retired Locksmith
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Hi Duke, thats further back than I had my CG mate, maybe needs even more ?? anyway this is what I drew up for the horizontal stb on the new plans, please try this and let me know ho it goes (see PDF)

Otherwise mate ... good maiden, and you got her home in one piece

Cheers

Lockey
Sep 07, 2017, 04:42 PM
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Thanks Lockey! Yep I'll have a go. 😁
Sep 18, 2017, 06:42 PM
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Hey Guys, I got to test the Vixen's elevator with 20mm extra on the T/E. Flys great!

Didn't check the battery b4 i went.......

She "dead sticks" just nicely...

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Sep 18, 2017, 09:00 PM
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Vixen design by" Lockey"


Vixen Pusher jet with elevator mod test (2 min 6 sec)
Sep 18, 2017, 09:07 PM
Tony Audsley Retired Locksmith
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Nice one Duke .. a couple of washers under the bottom of the motor mount should fix the nose down on full throttle

Lockey
Dec 05, 2018, 12:34 PM
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Have you updated the plans to include all the updates and Mods ?

;>}

Bob
Dec 05, 2018, 08:53 PM
Tony Audsley Retired Locksmith
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Have you updated the plans to include all the updates and Mods ?

;>}

Bob
Sure have Bob and DXF files sent

Lockey
Dec 05, 2018, 11:24 PM
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Check and thanx !


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