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Old 10-19-2017, 09:35 PM
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A friend of mine has ask me to complete an OV-10 Bronco for him. All he wants is to see it fly once and then it's mine. It's a Rich Uravitch design, 52 inch wingspan, 533 sq. in. Right now with everything in it, but not covered, it weighs 8.25 lbs. Recommended weight is 5 to 6.5 lbs. When complete I am figuring 9 lbs take off weight. It has 2 HB .25's on it. Also has Spring Air retracts with 3/16 wire.
I am wondering if it will even get off the ground when I try to fly it!
Any advice would be appreciated.

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Old 10-20-2017, 01:03 AM
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Try Youtube and see if you can find any videos. Chances are pretty good there is at least one.
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Rich Uravitch 52" OV-10 Bronco

This one is electric @ 8lbs and the owner said he had to extend the front strut to raise the nose a bit to help it takeoff.

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Thanks guys, I guess I will finish it and see what happens.
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