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Forum: RC Jets
12-18-2018, 01:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 303
Posted By jeff sewell

The 1:8 is back in production so this part should...

The 1:8 is back in production so this part should be available to order from the factory (or BVM). I only have the main locking arm unfortunately...

Cheers

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
10-21-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 839
Posted By jeff sewell

awesome pictures - nice selection of jets... ...

awesome pictures - nice selection of jets...

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
07-23-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 909
Posted By jeff sewell

Thanks for the Southern contingent for making the...

Thanks for the Southern contingent for making the effort - much appreciated.
Great weekend flying, great company - made up for missing Pampa!
Forum: RC Jets
02-12-2018, 01:19 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

Hi, All batteries up-front... Still slightly...

Hi,

All batteries up-front... Still slightly nose heavy too...

Cheers
Forum: RC Jets
10-18-2017, 07:06 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

Hi, Never balanced the stabs and no problems so...

Hi,
Never balanced the stabs and no problems so far...
The front door may need a slight mod on the pick-up from the cylinder. Mine needed moving slightly back and extending too. The problem is that...
Forum: RC Jets
08-01-2017, 03:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 848
Posted By jeff sewell

6.25" from leading edge at the root - Still...

6.25" from leading edge at the root - Still slightly nose heavy at that but mine flew very well.

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
07-05-2017, 04:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 665
Posted By jeff sewell

Hi guys, Actually I did get a response earlier...

Hi guys,
Actually I did get a response earlier this week. Some parts are still produced but on the whole G1 F16 parts are no longer produced.
So from your list, the intake parts and nose cone are...
Forum: RC Jets
06-12-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,433
Posted By jeff sewell

They are just very slow at answering... Jeff

They are just very slow at answering...

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
06-05-2017, 10:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By jeff sewell

It's air and a little oil. Pump to 40psi I seem...

It's air and a little oil. Pump to 40psi I seem to remember. If in doubt just pump in 10psi increments and see how it feels.Use a standard 3mm threaded nipple for 3mm tube to fill.

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
05-17-2017, 07:34 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

Yeah, I set it up similar to my 1:6 G2 F16 which...

Yeah, I set it up similar to my 1:6 G2 F16 which I had flown for about 21/2 years so I was pretty confident that it would be okay. I used about 42% pos expo but reduced this as, even at the more...
Forum: RC Jets
05-17-2017, 04:06 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

No gyro but getting the C/Pro fitted. Can't say...

No gyro but getting the C/Pro fitted. Can't say it felt twitchy personally, but each to their own!:)
Forum: RC Jets
05-17-2017, 02:36 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

We have moved the CG to 1"/25mm from factory and...

We have moved the CG to 1"/25mm from factory and it could potentially go back further. As my friend says - no flaps needed really (it slows down very quickly).

Have fun...

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
04-09-2017, 11:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 386
Posted By jeff sewell

Hi Koen, We'll be there...looking forward to...

Hi Koen,

We'll be there...looking forward to it!!!

Been going a few years now - easiest, most relaxing event with great organisation.

Cheers

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
04-04-2017, 06:04 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

I checked my tanks and fuel system; didn't really...

I checked my tanks and fuel system; didn't really find any issues - just stuff I preferred to change.
The cockpit securing pins are spring loaded and as the canopy raises pulls the release pins. As...
Forum: RC Jets
03-31-2017, 11:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,238
Posted By jeff sewell

The factory may sometimes take a week or so to...

The factory may sometimes take a week or so to respond due to the workload - apparently they are very busy. The landing gear set is quite specific so you would invariably have to go with JL.

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
03-27-2017, 01:55 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

Ram it...;)

Ram it...;)
Forum: RC Jets
03-26-2017, 12:31 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

Great job Rob... just thinking your camera is...

Great job Rob... just thinking your camera is sh*t though or maybe it was the photographer (me):(

Great day at Elvington - perfect weather and banter.

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
03-14-2017, 11:01 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

I love colour - as long as it's grey, green or...

I love colour - as long as it's grey, green or multiple shades of brown - which is exactly what Rob's underpants will look like pre-maiden...;)

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
03-14-2017, 07:31 AM
Replies: 1,790
Views: 244,530
Posted By jeff sewell

Well done Brian, looked great... We have another...

Well done Brian, looked great... We have another 'session' at Elvington this coming Sunday and another after that - lots of opportunities!!!

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
03-12-2017, 11:06 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

The Central Controller uses power taken directly...

The Central Controller uses power taken directly from the RX.
Valves for retracts, doors, wheel brakes and speed brakes..
I don't use Powerbox...

Cheers

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
03-10-2017, 11:41 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

Mine are fixed to the former that supports the...

Mine are fixed to the former that supports the nose cone. The ECU pack is on the equipment tray just behind. I have no ballast...

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
03-08-2017, 10:52 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

They are own brand 'Spark' servos - 40kg with all...

They are own brand 'Spark' servos - 40kg with all CNC case- seem pretty good so far.

Jeff
Forum: RC Jets
03-07-2017, 11:10 PM
Replies: 1,936
Views: 312,303
Posted By jeff sewell

No issues, good aeroplane - my second favourite...

No issues, good aeroplane - my second favourite after my G2 F16 1:6...
Forum: RC Jets
03-07-2017, 02:12 PM
Replies: 1,936
Views: 312,303
Posted By jeff sewell

Hi, CG is 6.25" from LE at root... Approx 3mm...

Hi,
CG is 6.25" from LE at root...
Approx 3mm down elevator at 45deg of flap (from memory!)

The G1 had 2 x carbon tubes on the wing and receivers in the fuselage, whereas the G2 uses a single...
Forum: RC Jets
03-01-2017, 12:40 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 42,423
Posted By jeff sewell

Thanks Mark! Heraldo - images sent...

Thanks Mark!
Heraldo - images sent...
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