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    Potato Launcher Cannon Project

    Inspired by the Backyard Scientist’s potato launcher glider, I’m working on writing up a project guide for my nephews (whom are only 8 and 9 years old) so that we can make a glider ourselves. I will be tasking them to do some basic research for glider designs, and want them to learn as much as...
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    The tow hook is hard to see, but it's there.
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    After launches
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    28"
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    Way up there
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    I did a loop to show off, but I think it scared the bird away.
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    I was slope soaring, when one of the other birds approached my glider to check it out.
  10. GliderFlyer

    Simple soarer RES

    Simple soarer RES ...need I say more?
  11. duckduckgoose

    Can't trim out roll (sailplane) SOLVED

    TLDR: powered glider keeps rolling either way and can't be trimmed out BACKGROUND: Hi, been a long time since I've been in here but I have a rolling issue with my latest build, a twin boom sailplane. The plane has an upscaled tiny trainer wing (lengthened and flaps installed as well) and has a...
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