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F-18 Park

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Weight 12-15.5 oz. Thrust 14-24 oz. Radio 4-5 Chanel Area 275 in2 Loading 7.5-9.3 oz/ft2

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ing area: 275 sq in (effective area, which includes the effect of the wing strakes) an: 28.4 in ngth: 41.7 in eight RTF: 15.6 oz as shown ing loading: 8.2 oz/ft2 (based on effective wing area) tor: GWS EPS-350 with "C" gearing ttery: 11.1V 1200 mAh Lipo op: GWS 8x6 SF

Cut a "V" groove in foam for spars. Pull spar through groove to make round

All hinging for tape or actual points epoxied and control fre

control surfaces can be packing hinges. I prefer robart hinge in place for the added longivity eness. CA hinges work well also.

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rrent draw: 9.7 amps wer loading: 101 watts/lb dio equipment: GWS R-6 receiver, GWS Pico and Hitec HS-55 servos, 10 amp ESC ight controls: Wing flaperons, full-flying horizontal stabilizer, twin rudders terials used: Either 6mm Depron or BlueCore fan fold foam

Make sure to use 5-15 m parts...foam CA are not under the torque. Sand the TOP ONLY of the strake at the LE

Notes on the fus

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F-2

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inute epoxy for the main strongenough, and will crack

F-3

End o Front of Canopy Frame

1/8" Ply Spar Cap

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HS-56HB

Optional Rudder Servo Location

Sand the fuselage corners roun with 80 grit sand pape then finish smooth with 200 and 4

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Dow EPS foam tristock

Round LE, apply 3M 1" Satin tape for protection

Pull Pull ntrol horns from 1/32" plastic coffee can lid.

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1/4 x 3/8 Balsa Missle Rails

Vacuum Formed Canopy (Sand from foam if scratch built)

Function Rudders Optional

6 5 4 3 2 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 Foam Nose Cone (CNC Cut, Sanded to shape)

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Strake Tab

F-2

F-3

Strake Tab

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Leave intake here for The Super Hornet

Cut hatch after painting for radio access

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HS-56HB

HS-56HB

Laser cut 1/4" birch motor block. Epoxy into plane. DO NOT use CA on the moutor mount.

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