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Old 02-16-2009, 04:10 PM
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Whats a good starting point for the CG on a Proud Bird II ?


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Old 02-16-2009, 05:01 PM
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4 - 4 1/8" from LE
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Old 02-16-2009, 05:01 PM
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I test flew one last summer, and it didn't fly right till we got the CG back to 4", I liked it at 4 1/8", any further and it started getting squirlly.
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Old 02-16-2009, 07:41 PM
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Thanks DN

you coming out to the Classic next weekend?


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Old 02-16-2009, 08:16 PM
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What's a Proud Bird II ?? with so many versions I've lost track.

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I assume you were talking about Lyles latest??
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Nope, you guys have fun this weekend.
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ORIGINAL: luv to race

What's a Proud Bird II ?? with so many versions I've lost track.

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Hey RB, here's a sneak photo,,,

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trying carrying that to the line!...
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