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Post  Mark Boesen on Fri May 22, 2020 12:23 pm

I started this 4-5 years ago (when my kid and i were doing some indoor R/C) and finally got around to finishing it up...installing push rods and set-up, etc..
Used a photo profile from book and trip to kinkos to enlarge. Cut oversize elevator, ailerons and rudder, cg was easy with battery and velcro. Got several flights on it now and it flies overall better than expected, not as floatey as i wanted, but handles winds better and seems perfect size for a football field, also bonus is that in the air it really looks like a 'stang.

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Post  Cribbs74 on Fri May 22, 2020 12:36 pm

Looks good Mark, Does it have an airfoil or is it a completely flat wing?

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Post  Mark Boesen on Fri May 22, 2020 2:52 pm

its just flat 5mm(?) lol, no ballooning, i do have some some carbon fiber struts on underside to stiffen it up some.
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Post  Kim on Fri May 22, 2020 3:49 pm

Super Cool Project Dude! Clapping Clapping Clapping Clapping Clapping
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Post  Mark Boesen on Fri May 22, 2020 4:59 pm

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Post  getback on Fri May 22, 2020 5:07 pm

Cool; cut out Mark , looks like some fun!! RC Plane
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Post  rsv1cox on Fri May 22, 2020 5:17 pm

Nifty Mark. Some other interesting stuff strung around there too.

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Post  1/2A Nut on Sat May 23, 2020 7:18 am

Nice Mark yep,

Folks could make one out of balsa, skin it with shrink film and fly with a TD .020 RC.



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Post  davidll1984 on Sat May 23, 2020 10:24 am

to big reciver for it size spmar6300f nano light spectrum reciver kit wit servo it can go very light wit linear servo y use upgrade as3x one it make litle plane fly like larger scale plane wind dont afect model it fly straight wit is onbord gyro nice electro plane is engine is 250 size ?300 ?
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Post  roddie on Sat May 23, 2020 1:46 pm

Hi Mark, Good to hear from you! Congrats on finishing the model.. and great to know that its performance exceeded your expectations. I like the dark grey and absence of graphics (kinda stealthy).. and can understand how it could more closely resemble the full-scale aircraft when in flight.

Umm.. is that a 4-roll toilet-paper cradle by chance? Laughing

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