The Diana 2 and the GP15 are probably the most splendid single-seat competition gliders currently on the market. The Royal Model Diana 2 (SZD-56-2) seemed perfect. Just under 4 meters at 3.75m, allowing me to easily transport it (wings below 1.9M – detachable winglets), the cool look full gfk and carbon dbox in the wings
Thanks to Ian Mason (http://willowracing.blogspot.com) and Zhou (RGMCN) for this new model. It is always a pleasure to bring them to life.Getting a Harrier, the new model from Ian/Zhou, was an obvious choice after having so much fun with my E-Willow Sor last year. As with my other models, I do not compete (yet).So I
This project aims to create a 1:25 Wally 100 Tango model: LOA=1219mm, beam=288mm After 13 months, the result: Design Shaping Hull Hull border Rudder and fin Servo plate Mast and boom Pulley and belt Deck fitting Bulb Hull paint Deck planking Sails Launching DESIGN Covid crisis and minimal ressources: a 28″ screen, openSCAD, some paper,
Willow Sor… and more precisely an E-Willow Sor. Straight forward build – nothing special except the electric conversion. The initial goal is reached: no lead added with the electric conversion so finally nearly no overweight compared to the non-electric model. This outrunner give me 90watt/lb which is pretty good and more than enough. redundant power
This build is using the e-schwing fuselage to simply make an electric version of the Schwing glider (a Schwing Corsa here), not a hotliner as this fuselage was primary designed for. Finished with a pretty nice result: auw: 2380kg – and it is a Corsa 2.75m 😉 – the original e-schwing 88 was 2600kg in
From a base kit of a rc sailboat phantom to a high performance nice looking one meter.