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Old 07-25-2012, 08:37 AM
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I just ordered my SM F-104. This is the scheme I am leaning towards. I'm a bit concerned that it'll be difficult to see, but I love the pattern.

Hey Dantley,

If you have difficulty seeing a 10 foot long missile streaking thru the sky, it must be because you're flying to damn "rigorous" again! : )

Gorgeous scheme, can't wait to see it!

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Old 07-25-2012, 08:41 AM
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Hey Dantley,

If you have difficulty seeing a 10 foot long missile streaking thru the sky, it must be because you're flying to damn ''rigorous'' again! : )

Gorgeous scheme, can't wait to see it!

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I guess I set myself up for that. LMAO!
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Hi Anton,

wow - pics look great!

I can already see Rolands face smyling when he gets his 104

Glad i pulled the trigger myself, looks like this could be mine in the making ?

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Old 07-25-2012, 11:19 AM
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... and this is how she will look when finished

Cheers

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Old 07-25-2012, 12:38 PM
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Thomas, looks like we're after very similar schemes.
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Old 07-25-2012, 01:05 PM
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Very, very nice airplane! I can't, for the life of me, figure out that slogan though??? It must loose something in translation...

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Old 07-25-2012, 01:11 PM
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Hi Anton,

beautiful "men airplane" and thanks for work on the F104.

Thomas -und du konst ma a af deitsch schreibn (sorry US boys that is Bavarian language for Thomas)

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Old 07-25-2012, 10:13 PM
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Hi Dantley,

looks like it - man you got taste ;-) lol

Bavarian language on:
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Freily red ma auf Boarisch mit a nand. Ruaf di
in di nachstn paar Tog a mol an OK!
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take some pictures, tht Likai has updated the new scale main wheels with nose wheel ,


the Roland's F-104 almost finish the servos with fuel tank and tailpipe installed , we will deliver to Mr.Roland on afew next days...
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Looking great Anton. I can't wait to see mine!
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Old 07-26-2012, 08:32 AM
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Ali, which scheme will yours be in? Something unique, I'm sure!
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RIGOROUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 08-09-2012, 09:25 AM
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Instruction Manual for Skymaster F-104 1/5:



http://www.skymasterjet.com/f104.pdf
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Old 08-10-2012, 02:09 PM
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Nice Anton...
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Dantley, your F-104 is going to be something to see. I am going to have to make a special trip out to see you fly it when you get it up and running. I actually think your scheme should be easy to see with the contrasting gray and olive drab/yellow/white combo. With the leading edge flaps, details, presence... this kit/ARF is truly something else.
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Eddie, I hope the colors allow me to see the profile of the plane. I'm sure I'll have it at the next rally at Lodi.
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Anybody flying the plane yet ? Experiences ?

Wonder what size of turbine would be the best fit. A Rhino or a Mammoth.....

With the size of the wings, would this plance benefit of a gyro ?
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the color scheme For F-104
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Anybody flying the plane yet ? Experiences ?

Wonder what size of turbine would be the best fit. A Rhino or a Mammoth.....

With the size of the wings, would this plance benefit of a gyro ?
the Roland 's F-104 was our first F-104 customer, who just finished maiden flight by 17kg thrust turbine last weekend at German Master.

here are some pictures, and thread RC net work:

http://www.rc-network.de/forum/showt...nway-Herrieden
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Hi Anton.
Any updates on my F-104's ? I am really looking forward to this model.
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the color scheme For F-104
Very nice! Can't wait to get mine!
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Beautiful plane.....

No videos of the event ?

I was looking at the manual and it says that a gyro is recommended. Is this a must ?

I'm interested to know how the 17 kg turbine worked on this plane.
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new color scheme for customer's F-104...
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Hi Anton.
Any updates on my F-104's ? I am really looking forward to this model.
Regards Al
Hi, Ali

Sorry for the delay, your two F-104 just finished the paint job, we now waiting the LG from Likai Taiwan, please wait a few days that I will post the pictures of your F-104 here,

Best Regards

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