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Old May 02, 2007, 06:24 AM
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An E-Starter or F-4U Corsair or even a Formosa if you have been well experienced.

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Old May 02, 2007, 08:22 AM
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how about a Beaver?
Old May 02, 2007, 08:53 AM
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how about a Beaver?
Thats the one I thought of. Don't have one yet but its on my list

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Old May 02, 2007, 09:01 AM
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I just finish my Formosa 2
5 channels, fully glassed with 0.5 oz cloth and miniwax
Weigth come up at 26 oz without battery.
Great Planes 0.10 retracts with BMS 380 servo.
HiMax 2816-890 with 10x5 and Great Planes SS-25A
Electron 6, 2 S-75, 2 Dynam 8.4 servos
Still waiting delivery of my battery.
Not maiden yet




Old May 02, 2007, 09:13 AM
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nice, it looks like its going to be fast
Old May 03, 2007, 10:34 AM
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Holy crap, nice Formosa....retracts and everything! Very cool.
Old May 03, 2007, 12:54 PM
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My Pico Moth, TM400 and E-Starter. Nothing too special but they are awesome in the air and a blast to fly!

The Pico and E-Starter have Himax outrunners. TM400 is stock brushed motor. Both moth's have flying wires.

The Pico has tons of time in the air, the E-Starter is flying nearly everyday (weather permitting) and the TM400 is the best looking when its flying against a nice blue sky.
Old May 08, 2007, 12:22 PM
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Here's my specially scruffed up (to hide the fact that it would still look scruffy if I was trying my best) T-6. Not flown yet so although she looks high mileage she's still got zero hours clocked. GWS 2215 motor and although I wasn't particularly careful about the weight and apart from paint there's three coats of polycrylic floor shine on her I'm pretty pleased/surprised to see that the AUW including flight battery is 17.4 ounces.

Note no landing gear though. In fact with the 3 cell 800 20C PQ lipo that I use she balanced dead on 90mm (which is mid-range) without any ballast or other fiddling.

Note to craxmanpat the FW 190 spinner has gone!!

Note to Mr Lin see how much better they'll look when you make GWS pilots like this!
Old May 08, 2007, 12:42 PM
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Looks awesome Roger!
Old May 08, 2007, 12:48 PM
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Beautiful looking bird, Roger. I almost said you have a ding in your leading edge and is that part of the weathering?

Break a leg on the maiden.

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Old May 08, 2007, 01:19 PM
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Here's my specially scruffed up (to hide the fact that it would still look scruffy if I was trying my best) T-6. Not flown yet so although she looks high mileage she's still got zero hours clocked. GWS 2215 motor and although I wasn't particularly careful about the weight and apart from paint there's three coats of polycrylic floor shine on her I'm pretty pleased/surprised to see that the AUW including flight battery is 17.4 ounces.

Note no landing gear though. In fact with the 3 cell 800 20C PQ lipo that I use she balanced dead on 90mm (which is mid-range) without any ballast or other fiddling.

Note to craxmanpat the FW 190 spinner has gone!!

Note to Mr Lin see how much better they'll look when you make GWS pilots like this!
Roger

Once again stand up and take a bow for a job well done, Mr Lin should use your pictures for the GWS Catalog!
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Old May 10, 2007, 02:13 AM
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Roger,

Your Harvard is great !

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Old May 10, 2007, 04:32 AM
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again Roger you show us how its done right!!!!!!

very nice mate and again you do me proud...how good is that pilot!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

should have my 190 fininshed this weekend for the maiden,my pilot isnt as good as your but he is ready to fly.

again Roger very nice!!!!!!

taxdodger
Old May 13, 2007, 06:28 PM
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GWS Zero converted into a Macchi 202 or 205 (take your pic). Maidened it today and it flew fine. Looked neat in the air. Some club members took some of the plane in the air and I will try to get some pics of it up soon.
Old May 13, 2007, 06:55 PM
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You are my kind of guy. She is a doll. This is a very nice way to model. I bet it inherited the great qualities from the GWS Zero model also. I would like to see more modeling conversions like this. Sure is eye appealing. Any vids?
**Neons** Bob


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