Originally Posted by sniperfan
I bought myself a Multiplex Alpina Magic kit- a 160" span slope-soaring r/c sailplane.
Still gotta build it and cover those monsterous 80" wing panels, but it shouldn't be too bad. I already have a 144" span DG-800 scale sailplane that's in the same class- they're awesome for catching thermals out over some inland valley.
I'm so totally jealous. I've always wanted to try soaring and the biggest model I have is a 1/4 scale Cub... which may as well be a glider lol. I built it with full wings instead of clipped.