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From: "Ernesto" <ernesto19622002@...>
Date: Wednesday, August 16, 2006 7:31 AM
Subject: Re: Hi-Start for bug
Hi John, Thanks by the info. Ernesto --- In BugHLG@yahoogroups.com, John Gallagher <gldrgidr@...> wrote: > > Ernesto, > I made a couple of mistakes in the post. > The tower hobbies link should have been : > http://www2.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&I=LXE637&P=7 > This is the 1/8" rubber (3mm). That's the thickness you want. I've actually used the 3/16" ID rubber but I have to be very careful to limit how far I stretch the rubber. You can fold the wing if you put too much pull on the Bug. > The length of rubber would depend on how large a field you fly from. > > John >