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Green Models 50" Tiger Moth Conversion

Old 06-18-2011, 02:00 AM
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Does anyone know where I can get a wing kit for this Tiger Moth? Hobby Lobby no longer carries it. Mine did a roll on take off and destroyed the wings but the fuse is OK! Any help would be appreciated....
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Old 09-10-2011, 09:09 PM
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Default Spares for moth

In UK the JP Pekins has many things:
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Old 09-10-2011, 09:13 PM
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Default Maiden day

Today i went on a "second" maiden (the fist one was to short to count as a maiden). It flew, but tail heavy to the point that it was hardly poossible to fly. it flew like a leaf in storm and I went round and round to try to get her stable for a landing. Eventually i got her down in one pice (acctUALLY WITH A PROPER LANDING). Now I need som wieight in the front to get har to fly in a controllable manner.
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Old 10-19-2011, 11:20 PM
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Default Moth is now flying great

I have now 30 flights with the moth and it flies great. I upgraded the motor to an 140 g motor with a APC 10x7 slowflyer prop and I use 2200 mAh 3s lipo. Flying for about 10 minutes wih some spare power in the lipo. The AUW is about 1800g but I still have 60g lead in the nose. I think I can remove some of the lead but it does not seem to hurt to keep it either.
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Old 04-06-2012, 12:10 PM
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Thumbs up Tiger Moth info.

Hi fellas , (This is my first time on a forum.) I am restoring a Greens 50" moth and I have found this thread a real gold mine of valuable info for which I am very grateful, thank you all . My user name is Mr, because John had been taken.( Im not an old fuddy duddy) Thanks again to all .
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Old 04-06-2012, 04:56 PM
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Default TM

I had mine out yesterday and It flew well.
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