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Sep 22, 2019, 09:38 AM
Tony Audsley Retired Locksmith
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Viking ... SOG and sea plane


This one is a variation on my Vixen sea plane, which was a variation on the renowned "Polaris which was also a variation on the great "North Star"

I think the 850mm wing span should be a really smart flier with maybe a 1000 - 1350 kv motor and a 8/9" prop .. should fly really slow .. and fast too

Once cut out should only take one and half to two days to build, this type of model is a very quick build and I have simplified the position of the 3 servos for ailerons, elevator and rudder .. I expect it to come in at about 700-800 grams including battery

I am thinking

2 x sheets of 6mm Depron (1000mm x 700mm) .. or similar .. MPF
Turnigy Aerodrive SK3 - 3530-1340kv motor or similar
8 or 9 x 4.5 prop
Plush 40A ESC
3 x 9 gram servos
5 mm CF tubes in wing, horizontal stab and 3 or 4 mm CF in booms

This one named by Bob (birdofplay) "Viking"

I am away for a few weeks so I am trying to talk my good friend Bob into making the build .. go on Bob .. Do it

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Sep 22, 2019, 02:01 PM
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OH [email protected]#$%$^* !!!

I just started a Build log of my own. dang

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...NG-850-mm-span

Oh and ...
Did I NOT SEE the Packing tape or similar treatment to your BOTTOM ?

It's a real foam saver
Last edited by birdofplay; Sep 22, 2019 at 05:13 PM.


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