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May 18, 2006, 05:21 PM
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Yeah, it's a full size plan. 36"x23". I don't have the plans tiled. Sorry, bro.
Take it to a local office supply store that does large prints. That's what I do to print large plans.
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May 18, 2006, 10:52 PM
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Anyone up to a full fuse Yak? I've decided to try it out, and I have the plans almost done for the first prototype. I am getting some depron tomorrow to build it. I'll have pics over the weekend.
May 19, 2006, 09:48 PM
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So, what do you guys think? Still got some work to do, but that's it for tonite. 34"ws 28" long.
May 20, 2006, 01:14 PM
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Grey 3mm depron, how ugly....

New motor going in later i hope along with 3 x 5 grm servos and a 2cell 400mah and 8 x 3.4..

Mike
May 20, 2006, 02:11 PM
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Nice! Now you just need white or silver paint to do the canopy. Make sure to let me know how she flies.
How was the plan? Did the parts fit fine?
May 21, 2006, 07:19 AM
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i knew you were going to do a full fuse yak lol

did the plan i give you work?

looks nice by the way lol


dan
May 21, 2006, 07:57 AM
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Yeah, after the tips you gave me on how to do it, I couldn't resist. Nah, I didn't try the plan, yet.
May 21, 2006, 09:35 AM
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lol keep me posted

dan
May 21, 2006, 07:55 PM
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It's done! It's just a prototype, so I didn't apply myself to the paint job.
May 21, 2006, 10:12 PM
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One more.

Note that I didn't use a firewall, but just a cross section - like in a shocky. I have 2 reasons for that. First, it's a lot stronger than just a firewall in case of a nose crash. Second, I'll have more air going inside the fuse that will slow down the plane (also, more air for the eletronics and pack).
May 21, 2006, 11:21 PM
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Nice job Malves. Your Yak turned out very nice indeed.
May 22, 2006, 12:05 AM
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Wow, very nice. I will have to build one to.

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May 22, 2006, 02:16 PM
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A bit late Malves but, the plans worked fine and it all fitted together o.k., i weighed it today and it was 139g without the batt, but its sooo windy in the u.k. so it still hasnt flown.

It looks like i need a full fuse now, any tips on building one please?

Mike
May 22, 2006, 03:30 PM
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i told malves how to do it LOL

add me to msn anyone daniel_deavin@hotmail.com

dan
May 22, 2006, 04:41 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Brummeh
A bit late Malves but, the plans worked fine and it all fitted together o.k., i weighed it today and it was 139g without the batt, but its sooo windy in the u.k. so it still hasnt flown.

It looks like i need a full fuse now, any tips on building one please?

Mike
I have the plans for the prototype in the pics. It'll need a few adjustments, but if you wanna give it a try PM me your email address and I'll send the plans to you.


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