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Gary Vinten 130/03/2016 22:25:34
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sorry the above AUW SHOULD BE IN POUNDS AND NOT KG blush

paul breckon22/05/2016 12:53:27
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Hi

Just wondering how your build is progressing. Had any airtime with her yet, nice colour scheme

Gary Vinten 130/05/2016 17:10:37
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Hi Paul progress has been a little slow at the moment I have spent some time on the canopy as it looked crap as it was so managed now to recess it into the balsa frame and then repaint looks much better now sad

Adrian Norris 106/08/2017 10:40:43
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Did it fly?

Gary Vinten 112/11/2017 16:21:42
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Hi Adrian

No maiden as yet purely because I am going to change the edf motor to a higher spec and run it on 8s as I think it will perform better .

Reason is that edf technology has changed and its got so much better than it was , there is more choice now and better units on the market .

So watch this space for the update in spec cheeky

Steven S04/12/2018 21:26:28
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Any more progress on this project Gary, very interesting and helpul thread.

lobster lobster03/02/2019 17:12:16
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I like that a lot any more progress on the jet Gary

Gary Vinten 111/04/2019 23:20:27
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Hi Lobster

Have changed the edf unit to a better spec and need to do a little more work on her and maybe I will fly her this summer !!!!

i9f I do I will get the video uploaded devil

Gary Vinten 111/04/2019 23:23:55
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its been a while looking back at my first post for the jet, so I should get my act together and get it air worthynerd

before it all goes out of date !!

Jack Petrie16/01/2020 10:24:21
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Hi Gary,

Did you manage to get this model flying in the end, and if so how was it?

I have the short kit I bought off a guy last year and want to get started on the build this year but want to know how well it flies before i put all of that time into it!

Jack

Gary Vinten 117/01/2020 09:31:59
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Hi Jack

I have not flown the jet yet it is still in my loft , has been there a while now!!

There is a video on youtube with one that is flying by a man named Brian .

You can also find information on the net but you have to really look . If i get it up in the air this season i will upload a video

Jack Petrie22/01/2020 09:08:19
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Found that video Gary, the jet looks great.

Yeah I've had a search around a few times before but your thread is the only thing I ever seem to find on it!

Hopefully will start on the build over Easter time.

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