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07-02-2016, 09:02 AM
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Posted By bufordbob

Mark, I have a good sized stable full of planes...

Mark,
I have a good sized stable full of planes but periodically I fly the P6-E,when I do I don't feel the need for speed or 3D,just cruising by and smiling when she passes down the field,she is a...
05-15-2016, 12:18 PM
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Posted By bufordbob

Goldberg 67" Edge 540

Looking for info to convert this to electric,motor,battery,esc,prop.
Just finished latest conversion Goldberg Monster Pitts to electric,flies like a champ,great kit and great plane.
Have converted...
Forum: ARF or RTF
05-13-2016, 11:41 AM
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Posted By bufordbob

Electric Monster

https://youtu.be/YdJov0AHZLM

Bob
Forum: ARF or RTF
05-12-2016, 01:20 PM
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Posted By bufordbob

"she flies !" Flew her finally last Monday...

"she flies !" Flew her finally last Monday 5/9/16 Never had an ARF that flew "off the boards with ZERO trim " amazing experience needs to be tuned in with throws and minor tweaks i.e.. CG but what a...
05-09-2016, 03:27 PM
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Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

https://youtu.be/V3s0NytWAsA Sorry wrong video...

https://youtu.be/V3s0NytWAsA
Sorry wrong video this shows the whole flight with the landing,my bad.
05-08-2016, 09:19 PM
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Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

https://youtu.be/iLhKRQD62o8

https://youtu.be/iLhKRQD62o8
05-08-2016, 09:17 PM
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Posted By bufordbob

youtu.be:iLhKRQD62o8. Finally got the maiden...

youtu.be:iLhKRQD62o8.

Finally got the maiden flight of my P6-E up on you tube and posting here,only about 14 months late. She still flies great,enjoy.

Bob
Forum: ARF or RTF
02-17-2016, 09:37 PM
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Views: 163,545
Posted By bufordbob

Jesse, See you are from High Point NC,I live in...

Jesse,
See you are from High Point NC,I live in the summer in OBX in a town called Corolla,fly on the beach almost everyday. If you ever come east let me know will take you flying on the sand.

Bob
Forum: ARF or RTF
02-16-2016, 08:12 PM
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Views: 163,545
Posted By bufordbob

Cabanes

Sorry about that,I am embarrassed too say the least,Had the rear cabanas reversed right for left,THANK YOU FOR POINTING THAT OUT TO ME!!. Some times the harder you look the less you see.

Bob
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Forum: ARF or RTF
02-16-2016, 07:07 PM
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Views: 163,545
Posted By bufordbob

Instructions clearly say"slightly longer ones go...

Instructions clearly say"slightly longer ones go on the rear, Reversed?? How can that be done? They are not upside down as the tab with the 2 mounting holes only goes into the fuse.Have tried all...
Forum: ARF or RTF
02-16-2016, 09:12 AM
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Views: 163,545
Posted By bufordbob

I bought my kit when it first came out in 2004...

I bought my kit when it first came out in 2004 had it sitting for 11 years starting to put it together,noticed the cabanes dont seat properly in the top wing notches. Anyone have any issues with...
01-02-2016, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1,820
Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

vfourmax, Welcome to the club,you will love...

vfourmax,
Welcome to the club,you will love this bird she is a sweet heart,read my post about my maiden flight,mine is electric but they basically all fly the same,light wing loading and just a...
12-20-2015, 03:27 PM
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Posted By bufordbob

Have this plane for a year now,it is the best and...

Have this plane for a year now,it is the best and most relaxing biplane I ever owned,while I did power it with an Electric motor(Rimfire 1.20) it is a wonderful flying plane and rarely use more than...
11-11-2015, 02:17 PM
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Views: 820
Posted By bufordbob

Goldberg 120 size Monster Pitts:QUESTION

Need some help electrifying this bird,ideas about motorsize ,prop,batteries any and all comments appreciated.
Thanks
Bob
09-09-2015, 12:18 PM
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Posted By bufordbob

The wing mounts are the same it is the N struts...

The wing mounts are the same it is the N struts that need proper orientation , checked page 22 to make sure and it is what I said . But of course I built this plane last year and I could be wrong....
03-12-2015, 09:58 PM
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Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

Flew her the other day,got to field late in...

Flew her the other day,got to field late in afternoon and bye the time had it all together it was getting close to dusk,nice short 4 min. trim flight nothing exciting going on she flew very well,not...
02-16-2015, 01:57 PM
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Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

LOL, great minds think alike. Thanks ...

LOL, great minds think alike.

Thanks

Bobhttp://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2073803
02-14-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 1,820
Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

Have the Dubro 4" treaded pneumatics,used to have...

Have the Dubro 4" treaded pneumatics,used to have a Dubro tire pump for them but it seems it is no longer in production,what are you guys using now? Besides hot air,lol.


Bob
02-11-2015, 07:35 PM
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Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

Rick, You would not want to fly here in...

Rick,
You would not want to fly here in July,August or September.
02-11-2015, 03:17 PM
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Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

Finished and ready to fly !! Anyone have any...

Finished and ready to fly !! Anyone have any issues with amount of aileron travel,seems a bit much,how about aileron- rudder mixing is it necessary ?

Thanks for everyones input.

Bob
01-18-2015, 12:29 PM
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Posted By bufordbob

Anyone have any glass parts to sell? They don't...

Anyone have any glass parts to sell? They don't need to be new can be damaged. Want cowl,and wheel pants.

Bob
01-12-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 1,820
Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

Rick, Thanks for the info, I am electrifying my...

Rick,
Thanks for the info, I am electrifying my Hawk and need access to the top of the motor box,but with the demise of the kits and spare parts i.e.. cowl and LG pants have decided to take off the...
12-24-2014, 12:49 PM
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Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

Fiber glassing for reinforcing cowl: Can any...

Fiber glassing for reinforcing cowl:
Can any one point me to some directions for the proper technique for glassing the cowl on my P6-E,looking to cut a large hatch in the top as previously pictured...
12-15-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 1,820
Views: 257,313
Posted By bufordbob

Paul, Thanks very much for all your good info. ...

Paul,
Thanks very much for all your good info.

Bob
12-15-2014, 03:42 PM
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Views: 215,292
Posted By bufordbob

Paul, Sorry to but in, but asked you some...

Paul,
Sorry to but in, but asked you some questions on the P6E thread if you get a chance could you let me know,waiting to go to next step.

Thanks

Bob

BTW why the big hole cut in firewall?
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