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Sep 21, 2008, 12:36 PM
Go FASST or go home...
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173 inch SeaEagle slope model flies in Norway!

A fellow Norwegian modeller has made a 173 inch model of a Sea Eagle, the bird that is

There is a build thread but in Norwegian only. Pictures in the tread but the attached one gives an idea

Video of maiden on the slope is to be found here:

New, smaller video now online (34MB)

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Sep 21, 2008, 12:57 PM
Fly fast, Dont crash.
Thepasty's Avatar
very cool, bet ya cant launch that by yourself
Sep 21, 2008, 01:00 PM
Composites Kid
Alex.Schweig's Avatar
Holy !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Sep 21, 2008, 01:37 PM
Just an A&P mechanic
Oh so nice. any chance to get a copy of the plans ? i have the small elect. version of an epp eagle but 173 would scare the socks off the peeps on the mountain. made from? and the total weight?
Sep 21, 2008, 02:13 PM
Dreaming Weasel Dreams
Now visions of full-scale condors are dancing in my head :P

Sep 21, 2008, 02:16 PM
Park Stormer
now, you see, this is how the loch ness moster got started...
Sep 21, 2008, 02:20 PM
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you know what, the bigger the glider the more our local gulls go for it, you'd have the whole of the local population after that!
get a multiplex fox near them and their off
Sep 21, 2008, 02:23 PM
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It's got to scare off the other eagles...

Way cool glider.
Sep 21, 2008, 03:10 PM
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That is awsome! I bet seeing it from the ground flying around scares the grey hair out of the locals if they do not know it is a glider!

Sep 21, 2008, 03:10 PM
Mach 0.261 ... Hiccup of Wiggy
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Sep 21, 2008, 04:39 PM
I DS slower than I build!
Cory's Avatar
That reminds me of the American Indian legends of the Thunderbird!
Sep 21, 2008, 04:41 PM
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Can you imagine what that can do to a clean windshield?
Sep 21, 2008, 05:07 PM
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Very VERY Kewel !!!
Sep 21, 2008, 05:23 PM
Fly It Like You Stole It!
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Ohhh Myyyyy GOD!!!

Holy Sheep

Cheers! Raul
Sep 21, 2008, 05:37 PM
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That is some Keeeewwwwllll they do them in ARTF

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