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Old 02-25-2016, 05:38 PM
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Sheldon,

I use medium CA to attach the carbon fiber.

Best of luck with the build.

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Old 02-25-2016, 06:09 PM
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Thanks for the info. Maybe I will see you in New Mexico this year at the Alamogordo pattern contest.

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Old 02-26-2016, 05:03 AM
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We would love to have you at our contest. We had a great time last year!
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Old 02-26-2016, 06:47 PM
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I will do my best to try and get there. Really looking forward to it.

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Old 03-03-2016, 04:32 AM
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Jeff,

May I get another copy of your plans? My computer fried on me.

Green.bradlie@gmail.com

Thanks in advance!
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Old 03-14-2016, 08:26 AM
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vary light an awesome construction, could you send me a set of plans Jeff ? i would like to biuld this plane....
ernst_trejo@hotmail.com tks.
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Old 03-21-2016, 12:40 PM
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Jeff, I would love to take a shot at building a modern 2M plane from scratch! I'm just not an ARF guy and cutting parts after work for a week is my idea of a good time...

If you're still sending cad files my email is: pablom98@gmail.com

I was planning to hold off on building a full 2M but I'm pretty pumped after going through this thread!

thanks.
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Old 03-23-2016, 10:13 AM
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Jeff,

Thanks for for the quick response! It's a great looking plane.

I've been wanting to build a modern pattern plane for a while now... I've become uninterested in 3D after spending some time learning rolling circles. Way more fun flying style. Maybe I'll make 2 of these... Something in the 60" range, and then one full-size. I saw someone else post a 62" version that seemed nice. I'm just getting tired of flying only F3P style foamies and I want something that track in a breeze. 5 to 16 oz planes are fun, but I'm ready for something different.

Again, thanks for sharing your work and making it possible for a scratch-builder to try a pattern plane without having to reinvent the wheel in the first shot.

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Old 03-28-2016, 05:07 PM
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thank u so much jeff , i ll start the construction soon...
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Old 04-18-2016, 01:41 PM
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Interested in building your Lightning, could I get a set of your cad plans please. I Fly Imac but would like to build a capable pattern plane to go to a contest every once in a while.
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Old 05-03-2016, 12:50 AM
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Jeff,

I'am planning to build the Lightning too. I already got the pdf plans from Hans in Germany. Nur ad I own a CNC Miling machine they are of little use to me. Would it be possible to send dxf plans. That would Be great!

My Email is: samuel.1.1@gmx.at

Thanks in advance!
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Old 05-04-2016, 06:36 AM
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I would love a set of plans as well: tlyman3@gmail.com
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Old 05-14-2016, 01:10 AM
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Hi Jeff

Could I please get a copy of the plan.

thank you,
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Old 06-14-2016, 08:07 AM
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Hi Jeff

Could I please get a copy of the plan.

thank you,
My mail estudiojsilva@yahoo.com.ar

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Hi Jeff

Thinking of building this. Can you please send me the plans at: thermalstudent@yahoo.com

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Old 06-19-2016, 10:41 AM
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Hi,
my first contest after almost 3 years of absence from F3A-circus.
Thanks Jeff, my Lightning is a competitive plane. But the pilot has to do lot of training.

...Radio check



... flying



... done



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Looking for the dimension from hole to hole in the firewall to mount the firewall onto the fuse build jig.
I assume it is the same as the Hacker C50 (and C54) front motor mount hole spacing; but I can't seem to find info on those dimensions on the 'net.

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I don't have the dimensions on hand, but the jig bolt spacing was matched to the motor mount. The F1 holes on the plans are based on the Budd mount.

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Old 08-08-2016, 08:40 PM
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Hi Jeff
I want build this beautiful plane. Do you still offer just the plans for builders?
Could I get a copy of the Plan perhaps?
My e-mail delotehnika@mail.ru
Thank you very much in advance.
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Old 09-09-2016, 08:04 PM
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Hi Jeff;
Great work on this thread and the Lighting.
Could I also get. Set of your plans?
My email: refiore1776@gmail.com
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Old 09-24-2016, 11:05 AM
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Hi Jeff,
may I get a copy of your fantastic f3A DXF (or DWG) plans?
My e-mail is carlosseabra@ymail.com
Kind regards.
carlos seabra(Portugal)
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Hi Jeff,

could I get a copy of your Lightning in cad format please ? At the present I am not fan of the sparks motors but the four stroke glows, and I am planning to install a YS under the cowl.

My e-mail is jlvelasco@euskalnet.net

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Old 01-18-2017, 05:21 AM
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Hi Jeff,
is it possible ti get a copy of your Lightning bird plans ?
Wish to fit with an Yamada 140.
Thank you very much,
Dominique Hembise
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Old 01-21-2017, 02:54 AM
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Thanks a lot Jeff !
The drawings are printed and the work will start this afternoon... in my freezing garage!
Thanks again
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Old 09-22-2017, 05:06 PM
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Hello, can you email me the plans for this plane asp6570@outlook.com

thanks in advance.

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