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Old 06-25-2004, 04:55 AM
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Default Pheaton II Biplane

would like to know if somebody know the Pheaton II Biplane manufactured by balsa USA?
Old 06-25-2004, 06:14 AM
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Default RE: Pheaton II Biplane

There was a pretty extensive thread in the Kit building forum. I tried to search it, but I couldn't get it to work. You might want to try searching there.
Old 06-25-2004, 07:04 AM
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[link=http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_301702/anchors_301702/mpage_1/key_phaeton/anchor/tm.htm#301702]Here[/link] is one thread on the Phaeton. There are several pictures of the construction in [link=http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_1495903/anchors_1495903/mpage_1/key_phaeton/anchor/tm.htm#1495903]this thread[/link].
Old 06-25-2004, 04:51 PM
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if you wanting to know if i know bout it,,,then yes ,,,i do...cant give me one...worst plane ive ever built...if your wondering bout if its from balsa USA,,,then yes again...Rod
Old 06-26-2004, 12:25 PM
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I've built two of them, two of the finest flying 40 sized bipes made. You do have to pay attention to the wing alignment. I found mine flew best with the lower wing at zero degrees and upper wing at -1.5 degrees. In fact, you could roll inverted and fly straight and level hands off with no trim changes. My only other plane that will do that is the smaller LazyAce bipe. An absolute dream to fly but not real easy to build, especially if you are a new kit builder. The wood selection was very good in both my kits.
Old 04-29-2005, 09:22 PM
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cublover, I would be willing to bet that you get an ***** in the hole everytime you putt your cub.

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