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Old 06-21-2011, 04:02 PM   #1
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I built an assassin flying wing but somehow got it tail heavy and too heavy overall. Not sure where i went wrong, but I am looking for some suggestions on a fix. CoG is about 6.75 back and the overall weight is ~18.3 ounces. I havent tried to fly it yet in fear that it will fly poorly due to weight and CG. One thing that i didnt notice until the wing was built is that it isn't 34" as described in the RCGroups post, it is 38 inches tip to tip. Any help is appreciated.






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Old 06-21-2011, 10:45 PM   #2
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Can you go to a heavier battery in the "stock" cavity. Wings with aft CG can get "interesting" in a hurry

19 oz isn't heavy for a wing that size. As indicated in the other thread, lose that 3D prop saver - you're going to need (and later want) all the thrust you can get.

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