Monthly Archives: March 2013

Episode 116 – Polaris Flight and Flaps Testing

I tested the Polaris’s massive flaps today with some impressive results. It really slowed the airplane down for landing and yet it was able to maintain it’s control during descent....
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Episode 115 – Successful Polaris Flight!

The Polaris flies! And quite well at that… More flight testing to come over the next few days and weeks as I add the APM and other electronics to get...
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Episode 114 – Snapped Prop!

On this episode of MyGeekShow attempted to remaiden the Polaris, but when I full the motor up to full throttle one of the folding prop blades broke off! I Safely...
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Episode 113 – Wing Spar Testing

On this episode of MyGeekShow I tested 9 different wing spars to better understand how shapes, structure and material affect performance, and to determine what my options are for getting...
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Episode 112 – Polaris Maiden Crash

Make sure and watch it on our live ustream if you want the itty bitty details: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/mygeekshow On this episode of MyGeekShow I completed the maiden flight of the Polaris,...
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