Mod Tech Monday - Will it Fly? The TunCub (Tundra x Cub)

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Hobbyking - Will it fly?

Rob is here to see if the TunCub, a mashup of the Durafly Tundra and the H-King J-3 Cub can fly? Discover how the Tundra and Cub are modified and reassembled into the TunCub!

  • Intro: 00:00
  • Meet the TunCub: 00:45
  • TunCub overview: 02:22
  • TunCub front, landing gears: 04:17
  • TunCub build time, other tips: 05:53
  • TunCub Assembly: 07:03
  • TunCub "Flight Demo": 20:12
  • Wrap-up: 23:12

The Durafly Tundra has firmly established itself in the RC community and has now become the go-to electric RC plane for pilots of all levels. From beginners to seasoned veterans, this RC plane does it all.

Mod Tech Monday - Will it Fly? The TunCub (Tundra x Cub) (23 min 44 sec)

Whether it is flying from rough fields, water, snow, or sand, the Tundra takes it all on with ease. As an RC bush plane, the Tundra is inherently versatile and is ideal for FPV flying, aerobatics, glider towing, candy dropping, or just good old-fashioned super STOL slow-flying!

Get the Tundra V2: https://bit.ly/2Y7xHI4 Get the H-King (PNF) Swiss J-3 Piper Cub EPO 1400mm: https://bit.ly/3kNhtMQ

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Oct 11, 2021, 03:20 PM
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Rampage's Avatar
With the right CG and enough power you can fly anything.

Will it fly WELL? That's the real question.
Oct 11, 2021, 08:35 PM
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dan culv's Avatar
It will fly!
Oct 12, 2021, 07:08 PM
Just always blame the wind....
ServiceRep's Avatar
This is a total waste of time !
Oct 13, 2021, 01:53 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Rampage
With the right CG and enough power you can fly anything.

Will it fly WELL? That's the real question.
True. It did indeed fly but it did not fly well. Better than I thought though! And it certainly garnered its fair share of attention.

Rob
HK NY
Oct 13, 2021, 01:54 PM
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This is what modeling is all about! Big kudos for a fun project!
Oct 13, 2021, 01:56 PM
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Originally Posted by Jim T. Graham
This is what modeling is all about! Big kudos for a fun project!
Thanks Jim! Much appreciated!

Rob
HK NY
Oct 15, 2021, 06:50 AM
Computer says No .....
stewjay's Avatar

Just silly


What a waste of two very good planes. Says grumpy old man. I treasure my planes too much to hack them into that sort of c... up.
Oct 17, 2021, 07:04 PM
Proud of Brushless Sprouts
Commander Clumsy's Avatar
Half Tundra and the other half a 2 meter glider, now that would be interesting.


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