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Old 07-22-2018, 04:56 PM
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Default Love my Modeltech 3-Demon!

Modeltech 3-Demon. Saito 50 Golden Knight.
I bought a Modeltech 3-Demon on Craig’s List for fifty bucks last year in perfect condition with a .46 Thunder Tiger engine.
What a fantastic deal!
well-I hung it in my garage until this year when I got ahold of a Saito 50 Golden Knight Engine.
I put the Saito on the Demon and balanced it.
i took it out for the maiden and WOW!!!
This plane is crazy light and capable of any 3-d maneuvers!
I have actually improved my 3-d flying with this plane!
The Saito is a perfect match.
This is now one of my favorite 3-d planes!
I also have a Modeltech Magic Extra, a Sig Somthin’ Extra and a Model T. E. K. Eliminator that all perform well but the 3-Demon tops them all!
If you can find one, BUY IT!!!
ebay currently has one but they want $93 for shipping!
Old 07-28-2018, 12:33 AM
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Got any vid of this one in action?
Old 10-01-2019, 11:24 PM
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Fitted with FW130 speedo.

Among few models on fine day out.

My favored flying site.

Nice sport flying model.

Rather handful for doing this slow&low!
Yes, I love to see the 3D video flying action as well, with IC power. I have put one together recently I also bought for peanuts brand new in the box in 2nd. hand junk shop. I had a spare electric motor (50size) recommended for 6S, but I'm flying it on 5S/3300.
I'm not impressed with it as 3D performer, finding it bit of a handful, I think it's too heavy with my set up.
Hortco, what prop are you spinning with your Saito50?
Old 10-24-2019, 01:35 AM
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Bit hazy but otherwise perfect flying conditions today, 8 min. flight, the longest so far with this 5S
set up.

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