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Lightning converted to PSS

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_AL_19/08/2018 13:21:26
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I thought I'd post a few pics of my Lightning built for PSS from Tony's plans.

Not finished yet but almost there.

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Al

Piers Bowlan20/08/2018 09:37:12
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That was one of my many 'I must do that one someday' projects! Looking forward to hearing how your one works out Al. Good luck and following with interest. yes

Callsign Tarnish20/08/2018 10:58:25
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Yes, that's nice thumbs up

_AL_27/11/2018 10:36:42
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All done bar gluing the CA hinges & balance. Hopefully maiden in the next couple of weeks.

It came out a bit rough but should be good for the local slope where landings are made by picking a soft tree/bush & dropping it in.

Al

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Engine Doctor27/11/2018 12:04:33
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I haven't flown one PSS but have flown one with electric pusher power . VERY fast and loads of fun. Good luck and enjoy.

Edited By Engine Doctor on 27/11/2018 12:05:46

stu knowles27/11/2018 13:10:28
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I too flew the original pusher powered version, I flew and looked good but was too small and fast for me. I always thought that a 'Times Two' version from the same plan would be very nice

_AL_14/01/2019 23:04:18
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Well the little Lightning has been to the slope twice now & both times the lift was not as predicted & too light.
Hopefully it'll grt it's maiden soon.

Al
Adrian Norris 109/03/2019 12:51:50
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Has anyone done an EDF conversion?

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