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  • Stick 40's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:29 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread gas flight box in Gas Engines
    if we go to the flying field and have a good time, that's IT. we have a good time! does not matter how we do it. I do like to fly when I get...
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    Yesterday, 07:55 PM
    I really don't want this thread to be about which TX is good ( yours / mine ) . its just about how many channels we need. I think we have a wide...
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    Yesterday, 10:12 AM
    thanks I don't want to come across poorly, but I agree with you. it would have to be from someone I know and trust. I can find problems on...
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  • Stick 40's Avatar
    Yesterday, 08:00 AM
    That bring up a idea for a new channel, how about breaks , on the larger planes its been know to have breaks and they would need a channel won't...
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    Yesterday, 07:57 AM
    I have been buying second hand planes for some time and have gotten really great deals, that is how I got into gas. it helps me fly bigger better...
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  • Stick 40's Avatar
    04-27-2016, 09:33 PM
    thanks for pointing that out. someone have misunderstood !! sticks
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    04-27-2016, 08:48 PM
    your talking about the choke? I see I did a misspelling , I am not the brightest bulb in the pack, if that is what you are getting at! Lol I your...
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  • Stick 40's Avatar
    04-27-2016, 07:53 PM
    I was think about it after posting and thought of a extra channel for two Ail. servos. That makes 8 channels used, with the two Ail. servos. I...
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  • Stick 40's Avatar
    04-27-2016, 02:02 PM
    my old trusty 9 channels TX is getting old and I am thinking of a new one. just wondered how many channels are / or could be used for gas. I have...
    18 replies | 313 view(s)
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    04-26-2016, 02:22 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread Id p-51 in RC Warbirds and Warplanes
    yes it does, thanks to everyone. getting info from a owner , flyer is even better. your a great bunch of guys/gals some times.. I will get...
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    04-26-2016, 01:49 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread weighted spinner nut in Gas Engines
    got it, its a hanger 9 blue nose and the CG is 4 7/8". I have the battery's forward and that is just bout right for CG. thanks for the help. ...
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  • Stick 40's Avatar
    04-26-2016, 01:46 PM
    big thanks to everyone, I really want to fly this. But I was not going to until I was sure about he CG. I have all the info, throws , CG , etc. ...
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    04-25-2016, 09:18 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread Id p-51 in RC Warbirds and Warplanes
    I don't know how I got the extra pic's on that post!!!!!:confused:
    6 replies | 171 view(s)
  • Stick 40's Avatar
    04-25-2016, 09:11 PM
    I picked up a used plane, with a Mintor 22 on it. I got no info for it and am trying to fig. C.G. just wondering if any one would know anything...
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    04-25-2016, 07:56 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread weighted spinner nut in Gas Engines
    I went back and ran the calc. again and got 2.6 for CG I used 16.5 for Root "A" 7.5 for tip "B" 3" for sweep "S"...
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    04-25-2016, 07:46 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread weighted spinner nut in Gas Engines
    ok I am back, decided to take a break from the wife's little job that turned BIG. I got 16.5 for the root at the joint and 32 1/2 in for the wing...
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    04-25-2016, 07:29 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread weighted spinner nut in Gas Engines
    There is no hurry, I agree it needs to be right. I have many planes to fly, this is not keeping me on the ground. I did not look for a warbirds...
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    04-24-2016, 08:17 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread gas flight box in Gas Engines
    yes on both, its no fun to load up and go back and get a "bolt" if no one is there to trust. its take everything with you. But even if there is...
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    04-24-2016, 05:05 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread weighted spinner nut in Gas Engines
    trying to post pic of my plane wings.
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    04-24-2016, 04:59 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread weighted spinner nut in Gas Engines
    I like the pic, I will try and put one on of my wing for you to see. Its hard to tell but is your wind straight on the back side? mine is swap on...
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    04-24-2016, 04:50 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread weighted spinner nut in Gas Engines
    you are right, I looked at it again and I did not do it right. I went back used a square and got 3 in. for Sweep "S". I plugged that into the...
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    04-23-2016, 08:12 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread weighted spinner nut in Gas Engines
    wow, I saw the formula for doing the %MAC. I have not done math like that in a long time. I have done it but its been years, won't say how many!!!...
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    04-23-2016, 05:46 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread weighted spinner nut in Gas Engines
    That is great, thanks I did not know the %MAC bal. point. So I did the other calc. it asked for "Center of Gravity (CG)", I take it they want the...
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  • Stick 40's Avatar
    04-23-2016, 06:49 AM
    I am having a hard time balancing thisP51 with the Mintor 22 on it. I move the battery forward into thenose section but still 5 in back from leading...
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    04-22-2016, 06:26 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread gas flight box in Gas Engines
    if I am going to finish it off , I might as well fuel proof it as well. Its a little like doing something right. The amount of stuff we need is a...
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    04-22-2016, 01:52 PM
    Hi, I picked up this P-51 used with a Mintor gas engine on it, I am getting ready to fly it but I think the bal. Point is a little off, I think...
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    04-21-2016, 09:35 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread RF reduction in Gas Engines
    I was impressed with your post, safety is a big thing with our hobby, when we share issues like this we make others think about it. a severely...
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  • Stick 40's Avatar
    04-21-2016, 06:03 PM
    you are right to a point, we used to put the 72 RX's inside a block of foam. But the 2.4 don't handle heat as well, so its best to just mount them...
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    04-21-2016, 05:58 PM
    I guess I don't understand this. your saying , there is 1/4" sticking out on the 2.4 RX's that is not shielded? I just went and looked at 6 ...
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    04-21-2016, 05:44 PM
    Stick 40 replied to a thread gas flight box in Gas Engines
    I agree , I like my 35 plus year old box. I want to get my $3 worth out of it . Lol It has stickers on it , we can't get anymore. I wonder if the...
    14 replies | 384 view(s)
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