Bavarian RC Nord 2501 Noratlas – Build video

Welcome back to Bavarian RC. Today I’m gonna show you how to build the Bavarian RC Noratlas. If you haven’t seen the release video check the link in the description below. The Nord 2501 Noratlas was a military transport aircraft developed in the late 1940s. It saw operation mainly in the French and German Air Force. Designing the Noratlas was pretty much inspired by a control line Noratlas designed by my Dad back in the late 1950s. In this video

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Glider-Eating Tree (Will I get my CLG back?)

Brad: Once again, caught in a glider eating tree! Brad: Hey guys I’m Brad. This is Nighthawk Gliders. If this your first time here… Thanks, for stopping by! Hey so this weather here in central Indiana has been pretty bad this year as far as winter goes we get snow and then wind and then it rains and it gets all muddy and then it gets cold again it snows and rains really haven’t had a whole lot of time

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How to Build a Balsa Glider – 12″ Sandpiper – Part 2

For the fuse, you have to think about sanding in multiple dimensions. Before we sand this, we should mark a couple points on the top of the glider as to where the wings will be and as to where the tail will be. On the very top, we’re going to measure 2 3/4” and draw a line. That will be the leading edge of the wing. And then 2” from there, since that is the chord, we’ll draw another line.

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Catapult Gliders in RC Combat? (Flite Fest Ohio 2018)

[Bruce] Alright, launch, launch, launch! [Brad] OH! OH! [Bruce] Where’s it at? [Brad] It’s coming down! No one’s ever done this before as far as I know! [Music: Rock Intro 3 by Audionautix] Hey, guys, this Brad… Nighthawk Gliders! I’m gonna enter combat but guess what? it’s gonna be a balsa airplane. So let’s see how we do! I’m going to wait until after this guy gets out of the way. Should I shoot this guy down? [Bruce] Yeah! [Pilot]

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How to Build a Balsa Glider – 12″ Sandpiper – Part 1

Hey, Guys! Welcome to Nighthawk Gliders! I’m Brad. Today we are going to build the “Sandpiper 12” Glider.” This is a catapult-launch glider; an outstanding glider. And many of you’ve been asking for a “how to” video. This is your video. I’m just going to go thru the basics and let’s build one! We’re going to use #11; I designate these guys. He’s #11 and we’re going to use him as a guide since he is a great flyer. First

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Our Highest Flying Balsa Glider (How far will this go?)

[Brad] Yeah! Go, baby go! YEAH! [Brad] Hey guys, I’m Brad. [Bruce] I’m Bruce. [Brad] We’re Nighthawk Gliders! Guess what? We’re driving through some mountains and… I think we’re in Virginia. [Bruce] Yeah [Brad] I have no idea. We’re heading home from Doyle Blevin’s house and you gotta check this out look at this view! We’ve got an awesome, awesome place to do what? [Bruce] To toss one of these off and see how far it travels! [Brad] Yeah we’re

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Amazing Catapult Gliders (Flite Fest Ohio 2018)

We’ve just been having a blast here at Flite Fest East (Ohio) and this is just a perfect night! [Brad] Hey guys, I’m Brad! [Bruce] Bruce! [Brad] We’re Nighthawk Gliders! Hey, so check this out! We’re here we are at Flite Fest and the weather is absolutely perfect, isn’t it? [Bruce] Real calm. [Brad We’ve got to actually take advantage of this and we’ve got some gliders that are just spectacular flyers, no doubt! Gotta show you this, so check

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Our Biggest Catapult Glider Ever (Tornado 36 – “F3”)

[Brad] Um… I think I’ll zoom in a little bit and kind of… yeah.. uh, huh… that’s weird. I don’t know what’s going on… try to zoom some more. Uh yeah that’s better but I think there’s something wonky with my camera! [Brad chuckles] [Brad] I’m Brad. [Bruce] I’m Bruce. [Brad] Hey today we’re gonna fly some gliders we’re at a local park it’s a bigger park. We’ve flown here a few times . We’ve got we’ve got some gliders

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How to Build a Toothpick Biplane Glider

Hey guys! Welcome to Nighthawk Gliders. I’m Brad. Today we’re going to build some toothpick gliders. In this case, a biplane. This is a pretty cool plane and you will be amazed at how well it flies. The materials that you will need are going to be: 3×5 cards, typical notecards. You can choose various colors. You might find fluoresant. And the ones you want to get are lined— that have a rule, such as this. I also found some

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Nighthawk Gliders at Indy 500 – 2018 (Balsa Catapult Gliders)

I’m Brad, this is Nighthawk Gliders, and this is the Indianapolis 500! Hey guys! Here we are in the infield of the Indianapolis 500 and we’re just waiting for the race to start and what better thing to do than… what? Just sit and do nothing? [Bruce] Fly some Nighthawk gliders! [Brad] Of course! We’re gonna fly some gliders! So, we brought ourselves a little a little kit that we’re just gonna glue together and we’re gonna fly in this…

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