Extreme Speed Prop Planes Discuss the need for speed with fast prop planes (Screamin Demon, Diamond Dust, Shrikes or any REAL sound breakin'''' plane)

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Old 09-19-2008, 12:07 AM
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Hey guys. . While I know the wingtips dont look it in the pics, when your up close and personal with them they loog like they grew there. so enjoy. the pics are top and bottom of left and right wingtips and one pics with an aileron in place for reference. This is on a .60 sized miss america p-51










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Old 09-19-2008, 09:44 AM
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Nice. Please show us the covered version when you get it done!

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Old 09-19-2008, 10:13 AM
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is this "shape supposed to help with the speed or are they just for looks???
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Old 09-19-2008, 10:26 AM
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Man that looks sharp! Nice! - It there for looks I presume.

I especially like the third picture with your face thats got the funny " *gasp* oh shiza! " look
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On the big guys the swept wingtips are supposed to help quite a bit with drag reduction, but I did it mainly for looks
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