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Old 07-27-2008, 11:11 PM   #11
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My CG was so out of whack I had to velcro it to the belly. I had the CG so far back that when I maidened it the thing went staight up and would almost hover on it's own. Now that I got that straightened out it flys pretty good, but what a squirrly plane. The rudder throws it around in ways I've never seen before. It will keep me entertained for a while. I'm using this combo on it.
With a 3S 800 mah battery I get over 10 min of flight and great vertical power.

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I keep having the same mechanical problem. I've got a loose nut on the transmitter!

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Old 07-28-2008, 06:38 AM   #12
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Sounds like fun George, these things are pretty hairy! Sometimes I like to mash the sticks into the corners when I'm at a decent height and watch it flip around for a bit of fun. I have never actually "landed" it though, closest I've come is somewhat of a coordinated crash
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