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Feb 26, 2005, 12:27 AM
PLANE CRAZZZY!!!

The article is in Model Airplane News-March 2004 p.96


Quite some time ago there was an article which I think was in Quiet Flyer
about how to hop -up a GWS Slowstick. The wingspan was cut back, the tail feathers were modified, a brushless motor was added and I don't remember for sure but I think ailerons were also added. I gave away some of my issues
so I no longer have it. Does anyone out there still have that article? If you do would you please make me a copy of it and mail it to me? I will be happy to
pay for the copy and postal charges. You will be doing me a GREAT favor for which I can't thank you enough!!! Happy Flying!!!
RCAV8ER52
The article may have been in Fly RC magazine if it's not in Quiet Flyer! I'm pretty sure the article is not more than 3 years old.

I FOUND it thanks to "imodel", who informed me the article was in March 04
issue of Model Airplane News.Man was I off! The article starts on page # 96
and is titled- Take your Slow Stick from mild to wild!
Last edited by RCAV8ER52; Mar 05, 2005 at 01:48 AM. Reason: Found the article!!!
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Feb 28, 2005, 11:24 PM
PLANE CRAZZZY!!!
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Feb 28, 2005, 11:37 PM
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Crazzzy === sure hope someone answers this I'm interested in it too..

Don't know if very much more can be done to the SS, above and beyond all the threads that have been posted here in the RC Groups.. But then again there just might be that "ONE" we've over looked

Jack
Feb 28, 2005, 11:44 PM
rc transports rule!
i'm not sure but i thought i saw something like that in one of my mags
i never got rid of my mags
mind you, i wish i had every issue
Mar 01, 2005, 12:33 AM
PLANE CRAZZZY!!!
Hey derailed,if you could look through your mags and try and find that article it would be great. Please PM me and let me know if you find it. Thanks!!!
Mar 02, 2005, 01:16 AM
PLANE CRAZZZY!!!
Bump.
Mar 02, 2005, 07:56 AM
rc transports rule!
hoped i had it
sorry i can't help
many issues i don't have and wish i did
Mar 02, 2005, 11:53 AM
Go BluCore!
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There's a discussion over in parkflyers about power systems for the slow stick.

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=341383
Mar 02, 2005, 09:30 PM
PLANE CRAZZZY!!!
Thanks xray2 I'll check it out.
Mar 03, 2005, 07:39 AM
Registered User
The article you are looking for was in the March 2004 issue of Model Airplane News. The author did everything you mentioned except he didn't add ailerons. I hear that ailerons on a SS are pretty useless.
Mar 03, 2005, 11:10 AM
rc transports rule!
imodel
i'm attempting to convert a pico stick w/fuse to ailerons
reduced the dehidral,and cut the ailerons
now the fun part,setting up a servo and linkage
lol


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