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

From: "bob_chiang2 <rhc3@...>" <rhc3@...>
Date: Tuesday, December 17, 2002 3:57 PM
Subject: Re: 1/8" carbon tailboom -- revisited
--- In BugHLG@yahoogroups.com, "Dan <djedward@u...>" <djedward@u...> wrote: .... > Along with speaking with Joe Wurts, he autographed my new extended- > wing Bug (Ex-Bug). I posted a picture in the photos section. > > Also, I said I could launch as high as a Taboo -- this should be > rephrased to: "I can launch as high as a very poorly launched Poly > Taboo." The ploy Taboo thrown correctly easily made 3x my height and > the Taboo XL easily made 4x my height. Geez! Thanks for the photos Dan, great looking model. You should consider replacing that heavy antenna wire though : ) And interesting to hear about a direct comparison of launch heights. Does anyone know how the Gambler compares for launch and glide performance compared to the Bug or Taboo?