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  1. trying2fly liked Wildthing's post in the thread WHAT DID YOU FLY TODAY???.

    Up first is my design of the Antonov AN-2 Colt this is the MK2 proto type scaled up to 120% and now has dihedral built into the wings....

    Dec 18, 2018 at 5:46 PM
  2. trying2fly replied to the thread The Ugly Ugly Stick.

    Looked like it caught that 20Mph wind just as you gave it "up" to lift off and it threw it into a loop. Nothing you can't fix!!!!It...

    Dec 18, 2018 at 5:35 PM
  3. trying2fly liked Wildthing's post in the thread The Ugly Ugly Stick.

    Ugly Stick bit the big one, she now rests in a garbage can :D It wasn't lifting and then bang up she went and then down she came. :D...

    Dec 18, 2018 at 5:31 PM
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    Dec 16, 2018 at 10:58 AM
  5. trying2fly attached a file to the thread What Name..new plane?????.

    Obviously the CG would be affected farther back by added rear weight but reasonable parameters have been historically presented that...

    CG..finding it.PNG Dec 16, 2018 at 9:46 AM
  6. trying2fly liked Wildthing's post in the thread What Name..new plane?????.

    But all you are doing is finding the center balance of your plane which has nothing to do with your wing design. Sorry I don't know all...

    Dec 16, 2018 at 9:07 AM
  7. trying2fly replied to the thread What Name..new plane?????.

    Dec 15, 2018 at 6:53 PM
  8. trying2fly liked CrstnJdi's post in the thread What Name..new plane?????.

    You know, this looks like the Alpha veitech in fighter mode. https://i.pinimg.com/736x/14/14/a2/1414a2e8393b0f17957e8302fbd8268b.jpg

    Dec 15, 2018 at 6:45 PM
  9. trying2fly attached a file to the thread What Name..new plane?????.

    When I haven't a clue as to where the CG is on my unorthodox scratch builds I use this technique. I get a large cylindrical pencil and...

    CG Starting Point 011.JPG Dec 15, 2018 at 6:39 PM
  10. trying2fly liked Wildthing's post in the thread What Name..new plane?????.

    I don't understand how you would think you have the right spot by just looking at it. I use my fingers to balance it also but they are...

    Dec 15, 2018 at 6:28 PM
  11. trying2fly replied to the thread What Name..new plane?????.

    I tried a few of those wing calculators I guess my measurements were off or that I did not completely comprehend the terminology for my...

    Dec 15, 2018 at 6:45 AM
  12. trying2fly liked Wildthing's post in the thread What Name..new plane?????.

    There are free wing calculators online you can use so you have a more accurate cg for the maiden.

    Dec 15, 2018 at 6:36 AM
  13. trying2fly replied to the thread WHAT DID YOU FLY TODAY???.

    That was some great flying...............congrats on your skill....chas

    Dec 15, 2018 at 5:50 AM
  14. trying2fly liked Wildthing's post in the thread The Ugly Ugly Stick.

    PS; all the marshmallows are frozen. :D

    Dec 15, 2018 at 5:09 AM
  15. trying2fly liked Wildthing's post in the thread The Ugly Ugly Stick.

    Good thing I was taxiing to the far side of the field so I could turn around and launch into the wind.

    Dec 15, 2018 at 5:09 AM


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