1:08 Flight time
1755 max altitude
36 miles covered
Notes: The trim cams are slipping unless I pull the cam arm and “set” the trims. After landing I noticed that the left side was half out.
Falcon is grounded due to a broken weld at the top of the inner cage ring. Time to visit Mike Lange and perhaps talk to Terry about building a new airframe. The whipping knot held it together but I noticed that the broken welds were not far away from cutting the lines. I doubt it would have held for very long. It’s a good looking knot but not good for this purpose. Perhaps, if I overlayed it with a second whip …..
Once again the wing overshot and crashed in front of the trike. Nice flight …. Wide ranging