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From: John Gallagher <gldrgidr@...>
Date: Wednesday, April 14, 2010 8:16 PM
Subject: Re: [BugHLG] No lift on calm days?
Tim, I just had a late afternoon flying session in calm conditions and there was lift.  There are summer days with almost no wind and great lift.  John --- On Tue, 4/13/10, Tim Schuh <tim@...> wrote: From: Tim Schuh <tim@...> Subject: Re: [BugHLG] What do you think of using Specktrum AR6400 with linear servos in the BUG? To: BugHLG@yahoogroups.com Date: Tuesday, April 13, 2010, 1:24 PM   On 4/13/2010 7:05 AM, henry.kwok@xtra. co.nz wrote: > Hi > > Just thinking of building a bug again, but I need a new rx first. I came across this which is designed for the ultra micro models. Do you think a servo torque of 2.8Oz would be adequate for the bug V-tail? If so I think it would be an ultimate way to reduce the weight of the bug... > > ...penetrate wind. Since thermals don't exist on calm days it could limit your flying opportunities. Tim [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]