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Old Sep 23, 2008, 11:42 AM
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Super Cub Night Flight


I love flying my Super Cub late at night! It is usually completely calm once the sun goes down... I have attached some pics of the LEDs that I use, and they really work great. I have 6 sets of them on my completely stock super cub and the weight does not affect it at all.

In the first video, I was running the camera as well as flying the plane but I hired a camera man for the 2nd video It is much more smooth and he got some cool moon shots, loops, and a nice landing.

Night Flight With My Super Cub (4 min 35 sec)


Night Flight With Super Cub II (5 min 1 sec)
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Old Sep 23, 2008, 07:14 PM
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about how much dose each light modugle weigh and how many are there? that is pretty sweet maybe once i get my first air plane witch i am planing on being a super cub i will try that.
Old Sep 23, 2008, 07:52 PM
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I actually have 6 sets of them on there now and man that plane is lit up :-) I can't remember how much they weigh but I don't notice any difference in the way that the plane flies.
Old Sep 23, 2008, 10:03 PM
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ok thanks. about how much are each of the light pods? and would you sugest the super cub for a beginer pilot like me?
Old Sep 23, 2008, 10:38 PM
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I think I got them for about $8 each. It has been awhile though... I can't remember.

As far as the SuperCub being a good plane for a beginner: YES!!!!!!! YES!!!!!!!! YES!!!
The super cub was my very first plane, and I honestly feel that I could fly anything at this point. I actually have 3 super cubs now. I love them.
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ok thats good because i am saving up during the winter then i am planing to buy a super cub from www.greathobbies.com
Old Sep 23, 2008, 11:53 PM
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You may want to get it here for a better price.
www.hobbyzone.com
Old Sep 24, 2008, 10:15 AM
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yeah it is cheaper but i think that it will still cost more because it is in us dallars and the shipping wound be more with great hobbies it comes out of alberta and i live in Saskatchewan and it is in Canadian $
Old Sep 24, 2008, 05:37 PM
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do you ever fly your super cubs in the winter?
Old Sep 24, 2008, 10:17 PM
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all the time. I even have skis for them
Old Sep 25, 2008, 09:39 AM
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cool were what size skis did you get for them or did you make them?
Old Sep 25, 2008, 10:25 AM
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Here they are
http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin...?&I=LXDCT4&P=M
Old Sep 25, 2008, 06:01 PM
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do you know how long and wide they are because i might try to build some and i don't like to order from tower hobbies because i can't pay COD there
Old Sep 25, 2008, 06:20 PM
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No, I am sorry.
Old Sep 25, 2008, 07:27 PM
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ok thanks but didn't you say you have on with skis?

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