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  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-23-2014, 12:27 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    I've got Du-Bro ball links on all the control surfaces except for the nose gear.
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  • jeffie8696's Avatar
    12-22-2014, 10:54 PM
    I use SIG fuel in all my engines. They are only 2 hours from my house.
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    12-22-2014, 10:16 PM
    Whew, glad that happened. Love my Thunder Tigers.
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  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-22-2014, 03:41 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Nice looking pix. Love the pix of her coming in for a landing with the flaps deployed. Nice.
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  • jeffie8696's Avatar
    12-21-2014, 02:38 PM
    Last time I contacted Thunder Tiger directly they were just fine. I suspect it is a Great Planes decision.
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    12-21-2014, 02:37 PM
    Great deal on the 48 Surpass, I have a 40 Surpass on my Dazzler and I love it. And the 26 Surpass on my 4Star20 is just perfect. All in all I think I...
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    12-20-2014, 08:05 PM
    That is disappointing
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    12-16-2014, 12:42 AM
    At Tower, its a Christmas miracle.
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  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-15-2014, 03:29 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Nice. I'm looking forward to how this flies on 8s. The underside of the wings and horizontal stabs are completely factory with the fuse...
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    12-15-2014, 02:02 PM
    I will always run an engine on the test stand for a tank or two to verify. And it gives me the opportunity to start the break in under ideal...
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  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-11-2014, 11:28 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Lots of vids on youtube of the Habu 32 with various motor, esc, battery configurations that show many speeds. Best bet for you to actually "see"...
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    12-10-2014, 01:31 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Main objective in changing the color scheme was the factory 32's didn't seem to have much of a difference in top vs bottom. Both sides had all the...
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    12-10-2014, 01:24 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    For sure. Had I not bought two of the 32's five or so months ago, I would have held off and got the 32X. Biggest selling point between the two for...
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    12-10-2014, 11:42 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    I'm hoping the "nose heavy" issue will be minimal and eliminated by positioning the batteries as far aft as possible. I've seen 10S and 12S Habu...
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    12-10-2014, 10:51 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Thanks for the info. Yeah, airspeed is my primary focus as round speed can vary, depending on weather related wind speed. Airspeed sufficient for...
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    12-09-2014, 04:49 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    From your experience with the Habu 32, utilizing flaps, what is the acceptable/adequate airspeed during final approach for a plane that weight, size...
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    12-09-2014, 03:22 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    I see. Good to know. 8lbs wet is pretty light still.
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    12-09-2014, 12:20 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    What's the weight of your Habu wet? Since your mentioning keeping it light, I worry now because mine is slightly a little heavier then stock,...
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    12-09-2014, 11:36 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Nice bird, nice video. So since you're running a turbine in this bird, did you have to beef up the area where the wings join the fuse or does it...
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    12-08-2014, 04:46 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    From what I've seen so far, it seems the only difference besides the color scheme is the swept back wing design. Would a swept back wing have a...
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    12-08-2014, 02:21 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Cool! I'm interested to hear from those who have flown the Habu 32 if flying the new Habu is different in any ways compared to the older one. I've...
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    12-05-2014, 04:31 PM
    Any vids? I'd love to see them. I've got a Habu 32 as well, but with a customized paint job, I wanted colors distinct between the top and bottom. ...
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  • jeffie8696's Avatar
    12-04-2014, 12:41 PM
    Plenty, mine flies well with a 52 four stroke https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MtBmcXQpUYk&list=UUuTB_M4rcSXPIF7UE5LWLDw
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    12-01-2014, 02:20 PM
    I had a similar situation with a Habu that I bought second (third, fourth, etc. ?) hand. It came with batteries but (lessons learned), just because...
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    11-25-2014, 11:08 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Hello FAA! in RC Jets
    I'm pretty sure this has been the case for a while now. A guy I know was mentioning this about a year ago. He was saying that someone saw him...
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