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Old 09-27-2009, 09:35 PM
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Peak Models

Just wonder if anyone has had a Peak Models planes. They seem to be price right but are they not very good quality. Just wondering



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Old 09-28-2009, 08:53 AM
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Re: Peak Models

A friend of mine has the 50cc yak. He loves the plane. The landing gear plate needs some beefing up but other than that is a good plane for the money.
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Old 09-28-2009, 09:27 AM
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Re: Peak Models

I have a 25% Extra 260 from Peak. Nice plane except for the covering. The covering is a no-name generic and started peeling almost immediately. I almost bought a 30% Edge from them. I passed and got a 3dHobbyshop plane. The Peakmodels plane was similiar to a Hanger 9 ARF. The 3dHobbyshop plane is in a completely different league. It oozes quality.
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Old 09-28-2009, 03:33 PM
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Re: Peak Models

I`ve got the 25% Yak and two of the 25% SU26ms. Great planes. Standard ARF shortcomings, landing gear plate, soft gear, etc.. Awesome planes for the money.
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Old 09-28-2009, 03:50 PM
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Re: Peak Models

I have a 50cc Yak 55sp from peakmodels and it's a blast to fly. It's not close to the quality of 3DHS or EF but it arrived at my door for $499. Covering completely sucks but the rest of the plane has held up nicely to some pretty aggressive flying.
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Old 09-28-2009, 04:30 PM
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Re: Peak Models

some of the younger kids at our field have the 26cc version yak 54 and i tell you what... it really flies nice! i was surprised to see how nice it was. the covering does leave a bit to be desired as it comes loose relatively easy and the plane needs quite a bit of mixing to be "true". but for the $$ it is a pretty nice little rig.
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Old 09-29-2009, 06:21 PM
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Re: Peak Models

thanks for the info guys. Just trying to find my first 50cc plane
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Old 06-16-2010, 12:05 AM
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Re: Peak Models

Any updates to this as some time have passed. Maybe more buyers now.

I'm looking for my first gasser and 30% is about the size I want to stick with.

The Combo (yak or Extra) with DLE-55 at $779 shipped is reallllllly attractive and ive almost pulled the plug a few times.

What do you guys think, has quality improved?
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Old 06-16-2010, 05:45 PM
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I've got a couple for Peakmodel 25% Yak 54s.. one electric and one gas/DLE30. Quality is excellent. I'm breaking in the gas kit now.... here's a pic

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Old 06-17-2010, 08:52 PM
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Re: Peak Models

I have the sbach 342 in a 25% (30cc), This is one of two new planes from the "peakmodel Factory"
check out my assembelly thread here http://www.flyinggiants.com/forums/s...ad.php?t=54013

Overall a well built plane with good covering and great paintwork as well as construction
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Old 06-18-2010, 02:32 PM
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I went ahead and ordered the V3 Yak 30% with DLE-55 combo in orange.
Will update once i get it.
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Old 06-18-2010, 08:22 PM
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Sounds great, let us know when you get it and start putting it together
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Old 06-18-2010, 10:26 PM
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Re: Peak Models

Quote:
Originally Posted by monarocoupe View Post
I have the sbach 342 in a 25% (30cc), This is one of two new planes from the "peakmodel Factory"
check out my assembelly thread here http://www.flyinggiants.com/forums/s...ad.php?t=54013

Overall a well built plane with good covering and great paintwork as well as construction
Where do you buy the peak models from in Australia????
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Old 06-19-2010, 12:47 AM
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From Here http://www.peakmodel.net/ ,Delivery is around 6-7 days , The price includes shipping, just convert it from usd to aud and that is you final price shipped to you door via trackable EMS
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Old 06-19-2010, 04:01 AM
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Re: Peak Models

Hi fly-boys

Here is mying...http://www.flyinggiants.com/forums/s...ad.php?t=51613

Very good flayer, good quality, excellent value for money,...!
Well done Peak Model !!!

Chris from Greece
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