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Flyingwings
« on: September 04, 2018, 09:17:52 »
Bad news  Flying wings  is closing, I've had lots of a/c from them and all of them have been really good. :(
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Massive over draught.....

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Re: Flyingwings
« Reply #1 on: September 04, 2018, 09:49:01 »
No way, that's not good :(
Why use 4 motors when you can use 6?

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Re: Flyingwings
« Reply #2 on: September 04, 2018, 13:34:59 »
No way, that's not good :(
Too true, great A/C great service and very reasonable prices. Had a panic buy this morning tried to buy a stack of Raven Radicals but only one available. I am going to copy the air-foil and get the hot wire out, only problem will be getting small amounts  of the high density foam, might just go for standard stuff as when laminated  it really stiffens the wing up. The day went from finger licking good to ar$e wiping bad. :(
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Re: Flyingwings
« Reply #3 on: September 04, 2018, 15:27:15 »
Sad really love flying my Hornet, so ordered 5 of the WRA SPEC Racing wing, should get some fun times with my mates with those.

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Re: Flyingwings
« Reply #4 on: September 04, 2018, 17:20:30 »
Jammy sod, they really are superb flyers.
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Re: Flyingwings
« Reply #5 on: September 04, 2018, 18:20:22 »
I couldn't get a WRA SPEC wing, funds wouldn't allow plus everything else happening right now, I couldn't justify it, now they're out of stock :(

Also the ESC and motor has burnt out on the Falcon Evo where I've flown it so hard :laugh:
Why use 4 motors when you can use 6?

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Re: Flyingwings
« Reply #6 on: September 05, 2018, 05:19:07 »
Sad to hear they are calling it a day, never got round to owning a wing from them, very nearly bought the Raven radical the other week but went for another eashine blackwing 680 instead
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Re: Flyingwings
« Reply #7 on: September 05, 2018, 06:31:04 »
now they're out of stock :(

Yeah blame me and my friends for that one

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Re: Flyingwings
« Reply #8 on: September 05, 2018, 08:44:40 »
If any of them decide not to build them give me a P.M.  :smiley:
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Re: Flyingwings
« Reply #9 on: September 05, 2018, 20:43:02 »
If any of them decide not to build them give me a P.M.  :smiley:
Back in stock   :smiley:
https://flyingwings.co.uk/fpv-wings.html

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Re: Flyingwings
« Reply #10 on: September 06, 2018, 18:20:58 »
Brilliant.. :smiley: :smiley: :smiley:ordered another 2. ~~
Reptile folder , alien 500 , F/ Shark Attitudes,
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