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Old 11-26-2012, 06:08 PM
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pictures now,
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Old 12-12-2012, 12:07 AM
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the second F-104 maiden flight in Taiwan yesterday.. powered by K-170,
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:34 AM
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Any videos of the maiden ?
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Old 12-13-2012, 05:42 AM
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Sorry , there are no camera man , here is video for the F-104 camo color demo flight in RC Model show Taiwan last month.. Powered by K-180,

http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XNDYyOTQ5MDcy.html
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Old 01-10-2013, 12:52 AM
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new color schemes for F-104..
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Old 01-10-2013, 01:18 AM
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That Yellow and black one looks Gorgeous Anton
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Old 01-10-2013, 03:12 AM
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Looks Great Anton,

Cant wait for mine, I ordered through
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Beautiful 104, but the letter S seems kinda off...

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Looks Great Anton,

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Old 01-10-2013, 03:20 PM
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ORIGINAL: Ali

That Yellow and black one looks Gorgeous Anton
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I agree!!!

Here are some more nice schemes: http://theaviationist.com/works/f-10.../#.UO9Hy6xrS5I

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Old 01-10-2013, 07:31 PM
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Looks Great Anton,

Cant wait for mine, I ordered through
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Hi, Paul

yes, got your order, we will arrange the F-104 to paint factory for the paint job,

Best regards

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Old 01-10-2013, 07:34 PM
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Man!!!! that's a sexy bird!!! can't wait to see these birds in person.

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Old 01-13-2013, 05:42 AM
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ORIGINAL: pilot tw

new color schemes for F-104..

Hi Anton,

both yellow schemes are great!!!

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Old 01-17-2013, 12:30 PM
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tis is one of the best italian f-104 scheme



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Old 01-18-2013, 11:56 PM
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Nice color scheme![X(]
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Old 01-31-2013, 08:17 PM
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Has anyone tried finishing with SpectraChrome or similar. My favorite of all the schemes is the polished aluminum USAF like the bird in the movie "The Right Stuff". The equipment is very expensive so DIY doesn't seem realistic but this would seem to be a great application to achieve that mirror finish.
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No, but flitemetal...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_11357482/tm.htm

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Old 02-01-2013, 02:33 AM
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Mine is shipping this week.. Just a shame I will be away when it arrives I want this one in the air asap
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Skymaster F-104 maiden

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Old 03-06-2013, 01:05 PM
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Hi RoLand or Anton
I am in the process of setting my 104 up and would to clarify how you are measuring the movements. You say 11mm and 17mm for the slats. Is this measured at the root or the tip of the slat. Likewise for the ailerons and flaps, is it the root or tip of each surface?

For the elevator, i assume its the rearmost part of the elevator, in the middle?

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Old 03-07-2013, 03:12 PM
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Hi Geoff,
slats and flaps movements measuredatthe root
movements aileron(flaps-aileron position)
elevator 0 point position go back to site 8
elevater high position 5,2 cm (end of the elevator) + 6 mm with slats/flaps
The new thrust pipe are bigger
Position root to pipe 8,5 cm (pictures site 8)

Here my Nr. 2 Starfighter (85% build ready)

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Thanks for that Roland,

Another question. on page 8, you state the CG position is 12cm back from the front of the wing. However, in the instructions Anton states 185mm in front of the rear hatch. I have measured both of these positions and can see that your position is a 50mm rearward of Antons, can you confirm this is correct?

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My F-104 sat on its wheels for the first time @ The little Jet Co. Cant wait to get my hands on this when its ready, I am so pleased with the way its turned out!



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Old 03-07-2013, 08:37 PM
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Very nice![8D]
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Really if you just take an F16 and replace the wings with the lower fins and than add T-33 wing tanks you have about the same thing. Just toooooo draggy an airframe for me.
A real cool color scheme would be the one Darrel Greenmeyer (sure I killed the last name) build back in the late 70's early 80's.
http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=...QEwBQ&dur=3252
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Old 03-08-2013, 06:35 PM
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very luck ,

the F-104 Hit the treetops over 200KM and the F104 still landed safely..[X(]
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