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12-01-2018, 02:02 PM
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Posted By Norm Nestie

Good or Bad?

Hi all, seasons greetings. I wonder if anyone has used and has any opinions on Evolution 2 stroke motors. Thinking of asking Santa for a 60 size . Thanks in advance.
Forum: Kit Building
07-18-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 238
Posted By Norm Nestie

Great, Thanks!

Great, Thanks!
Forum: Kit Building
07-11-2018, 03:31 PM
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Posted By Norm Nestie

Help with CG

Hi all, have resurrected a Goldberg . Super Chipmunk but can't find plans. Can anyone tell the balanci ng point on this plane? Thanks in advance.
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-23-2018, 02:04 PM
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Views: 493
Posted By Norm Nestie

All Good

Thanks, John. Norm
06-20-2018, 01:53 PM
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Posted By Norm Nestie

ISDT BG-8S any good?

Thinking of ordering one of these battery analyzer to use at thje field.I use mostly NIMH batteries and am hoping that this unit can be simply plugged into the charging jack to get readouts. Anyone...
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-14-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 493
Posted By Norm Nestie

Lightbulb Thanks Tom, gives me an idea

Thanks Tom, gives me an idea
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-14-2018, 08:47 AM
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Views: 493
Posted By Norm Nestie

Can't figure this out.

Been away from flying for a while and trying to get back into the groove. Decided I needed a plane that would hopefully help me get my confidence back so I ordered an Avistar elite. Would really like...
03-02-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 461
Posted By Norm Nestie

Need advice/help with Triton EQ charger

Started using my Triton charger again and can't figure out how 5to turn the timer off. It seems that if I'm trying to discharge or charge a NiCad or NIMH pack at a lower rate, say .1A or .2A the...
08-19-2017, 12:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 481
Posted By Norm Nestie

As per instructions I entered all particulars...

As per instructions I entered all particulars about battery and using the down button got to the Peak Charge window and pressed charge button. I can't remember exactly what the instructions say but I...
08-18-2017, 02:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 481
Posted By Norm Nestie

Can't figure this out.

Starting to figure out my Accucycle Elite. BUT, when I put a new NIMH 2000 mah battery pack on to peak charge a d got up th enext morning it was still charging away and indicated almost 2800 mah had...
08-04-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 354
Posted By Norm Nestie

Geat, thanks Rodney. Norm

Geat, thanks Rodney. Norm
08-03-2017, 09:06 AM
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Views: 354
Posted By Norm Nestie

Charge / discharge or?

Morning all, just got a couple of new battery packs, NIMH 2000 mah. This time I thought I'd try to get things right. I',m using an Accucyle and am wondering if I should put these guys on a discharge...
Forum: Kit Building
07-28-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 321
Posted By Norm Nestie

Citabria motor ?

Greetings all, planning on building Sig Citabria and have been thinking of putting a sweet running Saito .65 in it, side mounted. My concern is getting the cowling over it with the amount the head...
Forum: ARF or RTF
05-05-2013, 12:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 584
Posted By Norm Nestie

New Denight Special problem? Ideas?

New DeNight special problem? Been frlying quite a while and have built and put several arfs together. No problems with this one but when I finally got to slippingt the cowling on the prop shaft...
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Views: 684
Posted By Norm Nestie

RE: Futaba Skysport is this right

To the above, Many Thanks, rc universe comes through again. Norm Nestie
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Posted By Norm Nestie

Futaba Skysport is this right

Just got a basic Futaba 4YF Tx and after charging battery both the red light and green light are on when it is turned on. Almost seems like the red (battery low) light shouldn't light up as well as...
03-25-2010, 02:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 449
Posted By Norm Nestie

Help! Need small part #

Big problem ordering a small part without part #, hope someone may have the order # for the vent line nipple for OS .46FX muffler. Thanks in advance.
Forum: Beginners
09-08-2009, 05:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,287
Posted By Norm Nestie

RE: Problems starting my OS 46 LA

Ok, first make sure all looks ok inside the tank ( pick up line connected, etc.) no splits in fuel line. Make sure center line of tank is pretty close to the height of the spray bar. Don't want your...
Forum: Beginners
08-11-2009, 06:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 946
Posted By Norm Nestie

RE: Field Fuel Pump slipping

You probably have a Hanar 9 pump. They are poor quality as I'v found mine have barely lasdted a season. Good thing they are reasonably cheap but when I bought my last one I was told they have a 2 yr....
Forum: Kit Building
06-19-2009, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 945
Posted By Norm Nestie

Need advice on Balsa USA Newport 11

Have had a fair bit of experience with different bipes and have my eye on the B USA Newport 11 for next winter build. Just wondering if any one
has had any experience with the kit quality, a flight...
Forum: Beginners
05-07-2009, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 505
Posted By Norm Nestie

RE: Repairing Rudder Push Rod

Minnflier is right on, have doe that set up myself several times. Besides, it's the only the rudder and not the elevator.
05-05-2009, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 695
Posted By Norm Nestie

RE: Can I repair my muffler?

Have used JB weld for just that problem, works well.
Forum: Beginners
05-05-2009, 06:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 861
Posted By Norm Nestie

Without much fanfair.

First time out Fri/May 2 and was perfect. Super Tigre .61 ran like a top.
Forum: Beginners
04-29-2009, 05:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,737
Posted By Norm Nestie

RE: I ground looped another cub

There's all kinds of good advice but sometimes confusing. The best and SIMPLE advice I got right here on RCU when I was having exactly the same problem was this: Keep it simple. Forget holding...
Forum: Beginners
04-14-2009, 04:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 932
Posted By Norm Nestie

RE: the Cub Curse ended today

The Goldberg Cub is an OK plane but the GP 40 size is a nicer rendition of the subject. I would've considered the Goldberg kit but just can't understand why they would design it with strip ailerons...
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