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Old 01-19-2017, 05:49 AM
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in their description they mention 'modified vertical fin geometry and offset'. As far as i can see there is no offset at all so maybe they removed the offset. Ive never seen an older version so I can't compare
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Old 01-27-2017, 03:45 PM
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I can not wait to see some people get the new version in th air and give feedback.
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Old 02-01-2017, 04:40 AM
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There is no more offset of the fin on the new CARF kit, Richard and myself tried this many years ago and it worked very well!
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Old 02-01-2017, 04:54 AM
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In the past you offered decals for the Gee Bee. I am working on a 1/3 scale R-1/2. Do you still offer those decals by any chance?
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Old 02-01-2017, 05:04 AM
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In the past you offered decals for the Gee Bee. I am working on a 1/3 scale R-1/2. Do you still offer those decals by any chance?
Sorry no, itīs to much work - the price would be crazy. Itīs only for my private use, sorry**
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Old 02-11-2017, 09:56 AM
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Did they remove the off set in the rudder that they had in old version? I have been going to remove that out of mine, which I haven't done yet, just siting in the middle of my garage for the last 5 years!
Paul, I sent you a message on Facebook...
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Old 05-10-2017, 11:58 AM
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Hello,

Has any one seen the new version?, I have a couple of R2's of the older ones, How much different is the landing gear height and would the new style cowl work on a older kit?
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Old 08-04-2017, 06:31 PM
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Man no new updates on this I was hoping people would bring this back alive with the new version.
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Old 08-06-2017, 10:29 AM
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Hi rowdog,

yes it's a bit quite here. I still hope that i can do the maiden of my new version GeeBee this season.
Hannes it was a pleasure meeting you in schwabmunchen and chat a bit about the GeeBee...

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Old 08-06-2017, 11:59 AM
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Nice I will be waiting for an update!!!
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Old 08-06-2017, 01:33 PM
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Do you have one yourself as well?
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Old 08-06-2017, 02:11 PM
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I wish still trying to talk my wife into letting me get one. I am hoping I can catch an old one for cheap. Her reasoning is that I already have a GeeBee, Great Planes Gee Bee. I told her I would sell that one lol. Crazy thing is I have spent about 3grand on planes in the last 6 months lol. I could have purchased the gee Bee


Sooooo I am living vicariously through you guys!!! lol
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