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Old 07-06-2015, 08:31 PM
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Well I decided Too bite the bullet and try and fly the bitty bipe. So I gave some left rudder and throttled up and it took off and it banked to the left, because I didn't let off the rudder and it cartwheeled in. Broke off the firewall, and took off the bottom wing, intact. Oh well, probably will rebuild it but not right now.
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Old 07-06-2015, 09:14 PM
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Did you really hold left rudder?
We usually have to hold a small amount of right rudder, unless the prop is running in reverse direction, then you would need left.

Sorry for your crash, I think I have crashed in almost every way possible, from before lift-off to straight down full power dive (my receiver battery came unplugged on a nitro 60 stunt plane)

Little epoxy will fix the firewall.
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