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Old 08-31-2017, 11:13 AM
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thanks for the quick reply. are you sure it is dave platt kit ? interesting.
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Old 08-31-2017, 11:45 AM
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It could also be a Pica (bought the line from Platt) which had a few minor mods from the original. It's a good flying model. I built one back in 1974 from the original Platt kit.
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Old 08-31-2017, 12:54 PM
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I'd say its a Plat kit or Pica. Both looked the same. The graphics are identical to the Plat kit.
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Old 08-31-2017, 04:37 PM
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Does it have built in wood engine mount rails ?
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Old 09-10-2017, 11:40 AM
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I have a Pica 88". Do you think a NGH 35R would pull this around nicely?
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Old 09-10-2017, 02:27 PM
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Nope, because after you add about 2 to 3 pounds up front to balance it WILL fly like a pig . I had a G38 in mine with about 2 lbs of weight. Pig it was. Pica kits build a bit heavy. A 50 would be much better.

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Old 09-12-2017, 04:31 AM
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Good day

Anyone know if membership is still open to this forum? Did send PM to Warbird Racer

I have Pica and CARF Spitfires

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Old 09-12-2017, 04:34 AM
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I am sure you will hear from him soon, and welcome its a great thread!
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Old 09-12-2017, 04:49 AM
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Thanks, yes it is a great thread. Taken a couple of days to go through all the posts!
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Old 09-12-2017, 05:15 AM
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Good day

Anyone know if membership is still open to this forum? Did send PM to Warbird Racer

I have Pica and CARF Spitfires

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In my official capacity of "nobody" I hereby authorize you to post in this forum. WELCOME.
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Old 09-12-2017, 05:17 AM
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Thanks Radford
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Old 09-12-2017, 05:20 AM
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I am sure you will hear from him soon, and welcome its a great thread!
Don't hold your breath waiting... He hasn't posted here in several years. He is a young kid who started many of these "brotherhood" threads. I'm not sure what a brotherhood is that it requires permission from someone to be one?
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Old 09-18-2017, 07:10 PM
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Has anyone built the new 95 inch Pheonix spitfire yet?
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Old 09-18-2017, 08:51 PM
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It sure has peeked my interest!
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Old 09-19-2017, 05:18 AM
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Does anyone have it in stock?
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Old 09-19-2017, 05:25 AM
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Tower says late September but I have another item I was waiting on that was Late August then went to Late September and may go to Late October. Sounds like a supply chain problem or a cash flow crunch like much of the hobby industry is experiencing.
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