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Sep 06, 2017, 07:33 AM
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Drops 299 competition


Hello,
in the last few month we developed a new Drops 299 for F3B and F3F. You can change the wings, Tails and the Fuselage with the Drops 277 ;-)

The design comes from David Pichler and the molds were milld CNC.
Now we built the production forms and start with the first Drops 299

The max FAI competition weight is 4837g
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Sep 06, 2017, 07:36 AM
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some pictures


from the Drops 299 molds
Thanks Frank
Sep 06, 2017, 08:18 AM
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pictures


from the molds V-Tail and Wing joiner 220 and 277/299
Oct 26, 2017, 07:11 AM
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first pictures


from the Drops 299
Oct 26, 2017, 11:11 AM
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Great work, Frank! I'm really enjoying the Drops 220 you made for me. Is the 299 designed for F3B?

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Vic
Oct 27, 2017, 05:08 AM
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Drops 299 design


Hello Vic,
the design was just a try, because we use metallic paint....
but we can do any design what you want and the F3B Drops we make it with 60g IMS Spread Tow and inside with 38g CFK. The weight is about 1900g for F3B and for F3F with 100g double Spread Tow about 2300g.

Thanks
Frank


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