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hand launch issues

Old 01-03-2019, 03:38 PM
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im not sure what my problem is the plane or me everytime I attempt to launch my clipped wing diamond dust it rolls to the right hard and fast ,nose dives and hits the dirt. I have a reg. dd I have launched it hundreds of times could it be torque? any input would be helpful thanks chris
Old 01-04-2019, 02:57 PM
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It's torque.
Just launch it with a left bank.

You can launch it by holding it by the right wing tip, apply throttle, give it a slight swing as it tries to get away from you...and watch it roll horizontal while you grab the stick.

I've got a foamy with a mean hotliner setup that needs to be launched almost inverted depending on the throttle setting.

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