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12-31-2018, 09:35 AM
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Posted By solentlife

Activity stops us old farts from dieing off !! ...

Activity stops us old farts from dieing off !!

You don't want to come over here and do my kitchen floor ?? :)

Nigel
12-30-2018, 07:25 PM
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Posted By solentlife

Hi WF ... I would suggest step be ON the CoG or ...

Hi WF ... I would suggest step be ON the CoG or a few mm slightly ahead of it ...

Nigel
12-29-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By solentlife

My Arctic cat and Polaris have flown off tarmac...

My Arctic cat and Polaris have flown off tarmac and concrete ... as well as Grass, Snow, Dirt / Sand and Water.

I paint coats of clear varnish over my colour scheme with extra coats on the bottom....
12-29-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 26
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Posted By solentlife

No .. Polaris should be built as plan ... the...

No .. Polaris should be built as plan ... the wing sponsons are important.

The curvature allows the model to 'rotate' and climb out.

My comment to not build - was based on the floatplane such...
12-28-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By solentlife

One aspect as Wildflyer pointed out ... you can...

One aspect as Wildflyer pointed out ... you can create a waterplane for grass etc. by building a flat suitable fuselage bottom.

The trick being to make sure its wide and deep enough to displace...
12-28-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 26
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Posted By solentlife

Here are a few sites to think about : ...

Here are a few sites to think about :

http://www.hippocketaeronautics.com/hpa_plans/details.php?image_id=6844&sessionid=d1ca807639acd7f9d4de1ed3bb9a74a4

https://aerofred.com/
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12-28-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,457
Posted By solentlife

The Arctic Cat really does fly well ... in order...

The Arctic Cat really does fly well ... in order of preference for me :

1. Polaris
2. Arctic cat
3. Drake
4. Skipper
5. Cessna

Nigel
12-28-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,457
Posted By solentlife

Something different about linking videos ... ...

Something different about linking videos ...

https://youtu.be/Eee-Z1LdlAQ

Nigel
12-28-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,457
Posted By solentlife

If you want a kit model that flies awesome as...

If you want a kit model that flies awesome as well as not costing an arm and a leg ... Hobby King has the Glue and Go series ... the Arctic Cat is a very good model with similar to the Polaris.
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12-27-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,457
Posted By solentlife

One of the best and actually not difficult to...

One of the best and actually not difficult to build All Terrain planes is the POLARIS.

Standard plan size uses :

Typical 2826 2200kv motor
30 - 40A ESC
6x4 .. 6x5 E prop (I use a 6x4 3...
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