Posts filed under: Maiden Flights

Episode 163 – Flight Failures and Lessons

Ummm… lots of crashing! Maiden flights can be painful. This week I flew the Solar Prototype on it’s maiden flights. Sadly, it was the worst airplane I think I’ve ever...
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Episode 134 – Raptor 140B Maiden Flight!!

This week I conducted the maiden flight of the Raptor 140b, the follow up and improvement on the original 140. It uses the exact kit I sell on my store,...
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Episode 130 – Raptor 140 Maiden Flight!

Completed the maiden flight of the 140 this week… it flew AMAZING. Seriously, one of the best airframes I’ve ever flown. This is significant as it proves that I’ll be...
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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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Episode 67 – Maiden Flight for a Fellow Geek

This episode we conducted a maiden flight for a MyGeekShow fan, and took the opportunity to share our steps for completing a maiden flight. Episode Question: How do you complete...
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Episode 63 – Shrike Maiden Flight

On this episode of MyGeekShow we completed the Shrike Maiden Flight, unfortunately with disastrous consequences. See you Saturday, -Trent & Nick –Raptor & Shrike– Tx: Flyer9x with er9x firmware by...
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Episode 55 – Successful Raptor Maiden Flight!

It flies!!! Finished the Raptor this week, it was a blast to make, I think I’m falling in love with flying wings. After installing all the electronics I was super...
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Episode 40 – Nova Maiden Flight

The Nova Flies! And quite well at that! Added 10 oz of weight in the nose to make sure it was nose heavy for the maiden, and that turned out...
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Episode 33 – GeekStar Successful Maiden Flight!

Yes!!! The GeekStar flies very, very well. Much better than I anticipated. Still have a few problems to work out (CG, wing stability, etc.) but overall, the best maiden flight...
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Episode 29 – MTP3 Maiden Flight

On this episode of MyGeekShow I maiden (first flight) my scratch build rc airplane: the modular testing platform 3 (MTP3). It flew just as well as I’d hoped and most...
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