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    Palmer cougar

    I thought I would report that I have flown the cougar and it flys very well! I had move the C/G back some from the position shown on the plans,good grass field jet with a p80 for power as the plane came out about 26lb. dry,Rich
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    RE: Palmer cougar


    ORIGINAL: jetster

    I thought I would report that I have flown the cougar and it flys very well! I had move the C/G back some from the position shown on the plans,good grass field jet with a p80 for power as the plane came out about 26lb. dry,Rich
    That is a beautiful model! So, how did you like building from the Palmer Plans? I have been wanting to do the Dash 7 he drew up, but thus far, I have heard little to recommend his plans.Dash
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    RE: Palmer cougar

    Dash7atp, Some parts of my plans&patterns were OK and some I had to redo, but it is possible to build from them,I hope you have good luck with yours

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    RE: Palmer cougar

    Thanks for your reply. I don't have any plans yet, but it's on my "bucket list".Dash
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    RE: Palmer cougar

    It's about time you flew her! Glad she flew well. Guess I have to build one now.

    See you in a couple of weeks.

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    RE: Palmer cougar

    Be-U-Tee-Ful Cougar!!!!

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    RE: Palmer cougar

    Nice Rich!

    Congrats!

    We gonna see her fly at the CARDS show in a week or so ??
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    RE: Palmer cougar

    IFLYRC, thats the plan, if mother nature will let me.

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    RE: Palmer cougar

    Congrats Rich..nice.

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    RE: Palmer cougar

    Good one Rich, congrats. See you in Michigan in a few weeks. Dave.

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    RE: Palmer cougar

    Great job Rich,
    Glad it flew good for ya see ya at the Cards

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    RE: Palmer cougar

    Thanks guys, see you at cards. Rich

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    RE: Palmer cougar

    Nice Cougar and congratulation on the success!
    What scale is it?
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