The F-8 TRAINER
The F-8 is a trainer was also designed for the beginner to intermediate Builder / Piolt, but sports a look that resembles the F-8 Crusader. It is designed to fly solw and dosile yet look sleak and dominent at the field. It has a 40"wing span, and is 43.7"long.With an estimated weight of 29.2 oz it reaches the 11 oz per sq ft wing loading of a trainer. As with the Buccaneer a 950 Kv motor and an 11 X 6 prop with flaps depolyed its a walk in the park, but with a 1100 Kv to 1200 Kv motor and 10 X 4. It will provide plenty of excitement foe the intermediate, but docile handling for the beginner Pilot. It can handle up to a 2200 MaH 3S battery with a 30 amp ESC. No landing gear were incorperated for ease of construction. Simply hand launch and belly in. Leave the practice landing sessions to the advanced guys. Just have fun! A set of skins will be available upon the release of this design.