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Forum: RC Jets
Yesterday, 06:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 314
Posted By Viper1GJ

All I can say is WOW! The 3D printing and CAD...

All I can say is WOW! The 3D printing and CAD have completely changed how everything is done. So fast and so accurate now. I could only dream of doing that the old way. I am really interested in...
Forum: RC Jets
Yesterday, 05:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 498
Posted By Viper1GJ

Congrats. Nice project. Do you have photos of...

Congrats. Nice project. Do you have photos of the parts and assembly?
Gary
Forum: RC Jets
Yesterday, 05:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 314
Posted By Viper1GJ

Hi Thomas, Subscribed. Looking forward to...

Hi Thomas,
Subscribed. Looking forward to seeing this one
Gary
Forum: RC Jets
10-09-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 989
Views: 127,874
Posted By Viper1GJ

I don't have the SM jet anymore so I can't...

I don't have the SM jet anymore so I can't measure anything. I do remember I reduced the flap travel to about 1/2" on TO and Landing to help reduce the pitch sensitivity I was experienceing. I think...
Forum: RC Jets
10-03-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 26,413
Posted By Viper1GJ

Wow! What a project. Awesome work. Keep sending...

Wow! What a project. Awesome work. Keep sending pics.
Thank,
Gary
Forum: RC Jets
10-01-2019, 12:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 658
Posted By Viper1GJ

Rav, No, the Viton is just used inside the...

Rav,

No, the Viton is just used inside the tanks. I use soft Tygon F-4040 outside the tanks up to the pump. There are some photos in Oli’s fuel considerations article on setting up tanks with...
Forum: RC Jets
09-30-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 658
Posted By Viper1GJ

Rav, I use 3/16" ID for up to 220N and I use...

Rav,

I use 3/16" ID for up to 220N and I use 1/4" ID for over 220N on the suction side of the pump from vent to the pump. All my 300N stuff uses 1/4" ID. Lots of people tell me its not needed...
Forum: RC Jets
09-30-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

I want to test the main landing gear retract...

I want to test the main landing gear retract power on air to see if the two cylinders on each gear can lift the long struts and big wheels.

Can you guys advise me on the best high flow retract...
Forum: RC Jets
09-30-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 658
Posted By Viper1GJ

Soft Viton for me. All sizes available from...

Soft Viton for me. All sizes available from McMaster Carr. I switched from Tygon years ago and have never had a malfunction or replacement since.
Gary
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Forum: RC Jets
09-30-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 8,104
Posted By Viper1GJ

Had a great week! Thanks for all the work by...

Had a great week! Thanks for all the work by Mike and the Georgia Jets guys. Looking forward to next year already.
Gary Jones
Forum: RC Jets
09-27-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Viper1GJ

Page 19 of this document has a diagram that may...

Page 19 of this document has a diagram that may help you.

AMA Document 520A Large Model Airplane Requirements
Forum: RC Jets
09-27-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Viper1GJ

Page 19 of this document has a diagram that may...

Page 19 of this document has a diagram that may help you.

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Forum: RC Jets
09-26-2019, 06:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 912
Posted By Viper1GJ

Check the pivot points of the stabs Gary

Check the pivot points of the stabs
Gary
Forum: RC Jets
09-26-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Congratulations to Bob Rullie for a successful...

Congratulations to Bob Rullie for a successful flight on his F-105!

Shortly after I arrived at SJS 2019 in Georgia I got an email from Bob Rullie who I mentioned in post #1 and #2. Bob took 4...
Forum: RC Jets
09-25-2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Hi Paul, I spoke to Dave to day at SJS in...

Hi Paul,
I spoke to Dave to day at SJS in Georgia about just that. I think I will make a wood mock up and some measurements and send it to him and he will be able to make some 3D printed brackets....
Forum: RC Jets
09-23-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Main landing gear middle and outer doors ...

Main landing gear middle and outer doors

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/640x480/img_3179_395b312e46a19e995135f39863a5fa46d802e74c.jpg
The gear doors before cutting...
Forum: RC Jets
09-23-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Rav, I got it from Danny at Aeropanda.com. ...

Rav, I got it from Danny at Aeropanda.com.

Digipoxy 5Min MMA is very different than Hysol. It mixes very easy and is very sticky almost stringing when you pull the mixing stick away. So it sticks...
Forum: RC Jets
09-22-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Installing inner gear door servos and linkage ...

Installing inner gear door servos and linkage


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I needed about 12mm...
Forum: RC Jets
09-22-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Doors attached to hinges and door horns ...

Doors attached to hinges and door horns


https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/800x600/img_3142_98fb8ae9018ecb04ef16a3bcc69e7ee49ec2a28e.jpg
RIght side open after tack gluing...
Forum: RC Jets
09-22-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Mounting door to hinges ...

Mounting door to hinges

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/800x600/img_3128_41cc5b3e07623565c7223d35b040e500dfdc388a.jpg
Door taped in place for dry fit
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Forum: RC Jets
09-22-2019, 06:25 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

HInge install ...

HInge install

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/800x600/img_3115_51bcb3263818a63f57fca0216313013e4c8ca118.jpg
After playing around with the hinges I did not trust the set...
Forum: RC Jets
09-22-2019, 06:07 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Main landing gear inner doors ...

Main landing gear inner doors

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/800x600/img_3114_f603656a2e15a2e396cd7e6334fd75f3b4b31f7a.jpg
I elected to use these metal offset hinges I...
Forum: RC Jets
09-19-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Well I said several times that I can use all the...

Well I said several times that I can use all the help I can get. So I got to shop this morning and saw Tim's post about mounting the servo on the other side of the bracket. Well, yesterday I tried...
Forum: RC Jets
09-18-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Nose gear steering servo and linkage. ...

Nose gear steering servo and linkage.


https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/800x600/img_3080_8606a754911bd8593d70632422a587d9acab8a32.jpg
I finally mounted a servo in the NG...
Forum: RC Jets
09-18-2019, 05:19 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 31,745
Posted By Viper1GJ

Latest version of the AutoChute Status page on...

Latest version of the AutoChute Status page on the Jeti that I got from Dave.
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