Archive of the Yahoo! Groups mailing list for the Bug hand-launch glider 2002-2018

From: Christopher Behm <cbbehm.lmbehm@...>
Date: Saturday, December 29, 2012 2:13 PM
Subject: Re: [BugHLG] Re: BUG DLG Modifications
Aren't there some extremely light coverings available now?? What are your recommendations for sealing the balsa from moisture?? Thank you DLR for your advice. R, Chris --- On Fri, 12/28/12, gldrgidr <gldrgidr@...> wrote: From: gldrgidr <gldrgidr@...> Subject: [BugHLG] Re: BUG DLG Modifications To: BugHLG@yahoogroups.com Date: Friday, December 28, 2012, 8:59 PM   From long expereince, holes and covering look better but weigh more than a light weight balsa solid surface uncovered. Covering is heavy and will weigh more than the balsa removed in the holes. --- In BugHLG@yahoogroups.com, cbbehm.lmbehm@... wrote: > > DLR- > > All sounds good. > I'm wondering about the radio gear for the bug, particularly the battery and servos. I fly JR/Spektrum, so I plan on one of the HK Orange Rx's. > I have 4 buddies, I bought us all laser cut Lightnin' Bug kits with the AG wing profile and ribs. > > Another question is how to get the lightest tail parts... Holes and covering? Or sealed (or glassed) solid surfaces uncovered? > > R, > Chris B > Sent from my BlackBerry® smartphone with SprintSpeed > > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]