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11-14-2018, 08:46 PM
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Posted By benjack71

I am not ready to give up on it yet. The DLE 55 I...

I am not ready to give up on it yet. The DLE 55 I am sure will pull a two bladed prop around just fine. I am using a four blade biela. I agree the first run on the plane the vibration was bad. After...
09-29-2018, 04:46 PM
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Posted By benjack71

Anyone else build with the torqpro 70cc? Mine has...

Anyone else build with the torqpro 70cc? Mine has came out really really nose heavy. Guess its freaking me out some because i used the Giant Scale EZ Balancer for the cg and i was up to 24 oz of...
09-13-2018, 05:23 PM
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Posted By benjack71

Mine came out tail heavy. I was surprised

Mine came out tail heavy. I was surprised
09-13-2018, 05:04 PM
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Views: 77,561
Posted By benjack71

Anywhere inside the fuse that you want to I...

Anywhere inside the fuse that you want to I guess. I just used a plug.

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07-25-2018, 06:28 PM
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Posted By benjack71

Thats what has me messed up. I got the metal...

Thats what has me messed up. I got the metal brackets but no tabs in my wings to attach them to. Damnit

What if I epoxy bracket to servo door? I could even put a craft stick/popsicle stick between...
07-22-2018, 08:38 AM
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Views: 77,561
Posted By benjack71

Yeah I will definitely weigh my blades before i...

Yeah I will definitely weigh my blades before i assemble them into the hub. Thanks for your help and reply!
07-21-2018, 05:21 PM
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Views: 77,561
Posted By benjack71

Oh, I totally understand that. Allow me to...

Oh, I totally understand that. Allow me to clarify. I am referring to the actual props themselves locking into the propellor hub. My big question was drilling out the center hole of the prop hub to...
07-21-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 77,561
Posted By benjack71

Hello everyone. I just got the gunfighter...

Hello everyone. I just got the gunfighter version. This will be my first large scale build. The closest thing I ever built to this was the ESM Skyraider and a redwing RC MXS-Bach (both 30cc class). I...
Forum: The Clubhouse
12-26-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 876
Views: 41,454
Posted By benjack71

That is game playing. That is how bureaucracies....

That is game playing. That is how bureaucracies. get away with writing law. Having a requirement of the pilot of a model airplane is absolutely regulating the hobby. The intent of Congress was clear....
Forum: The Clubhouse
12-25-2015, 08:25 PM
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Views: 41,454
Posted By benjack71

The registration process is a regulation. How can...

The registration process is a regulation. How can you say a requirement to register is not a regulation?Congress was clear. Do not impose regulations on the hobby. The FAA used fear and hyperbole to...
12-25-2015, 05:24 PM
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Views: 3,182
Posted By benjack71

Registration is free. I registered. But, I will...

Registration is free. I registered. But, I will wait before I start making labels. If the AMA talks work out like I suspect. Then registering was no big deal, its not like it cost me anything ($5.00...
Forum: The Clubhouse
12-25-2015, 05:20 PM
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Posted By benjack71

I agree. I hope that they take it to court if...

I agree. I hope that they take it to court if they have to. Anyone with any common sense realizes the rules set forth by Congress had intentions for the idiot proof quad copters, not traditional...
12-25-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,806
Posted By benjack71

I tend to agree. I think a court will rule...

I tend to agree. I think a court will rule against the FAA and sort it out. Bureaucracy does not like to give up power. It will take a court decision, in a few years to modify the FAA rule. I...
12-14-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 200
Views: 7,646
Posted By benjack71

Where did you find this at? My interpretation is...

Where did you find this at? My interpretation is over 55 pounds its a no go. I am curious? I know this will affect several scale models over 55 pounds is now a no no
08-20-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 23,604
Posted By benjack71

I think your using a different set of Robarts...

I think your using a different set of Robarts than the "60" size that is junk. GS as in Giant Scale right? That is a larger version and probably different design that has been around awhile I believe.
05-20-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 23,604
Posted By benjack71

I haven't got a chance to fiddle with them, and...

I haven't got a chance to fiddle with them, and to be honest probably wont until late fall. Especially since I am on a ship until end of July. But...looking at what you did RBean, I cant help but...
04-27-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 23,604
Posted By benjack71

It is crimminal. Actually its just zero...

It is crimminal. Actually its just zero engineering on robarts part. Robart orders that from China an says yep thats good. There is no way they look at or test that stuff and put their name on it....
04-27-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 23,604
Posted By benjack71

I might try that this evening. They failed on my...

I might try that this evening. They failed on my topflite corsair already same thing. If you look at the 615, which I agree were not that great, they used a bracket that helped hold that in. I have...
04-26-2015, 08:04 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 23,604
Posted By benjack71

How do you like your Kyosho? I have looked at...

How do you like your Kyosho? I have looked at them time and time again. Other than the wheels being way to small, what was wrong with the air retracts?
04-26-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 23,604
Posted By benjack71

Did you use the existing holes? I am a little...

Did you use the existing holes? I am a little confused by what you drilled. Do you mean you retapped it to a different thread size, so thats why you redrilled it? Actually I am starting to wonder if...
04-18-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 23,604
Posted By benjack71

yeah I gave up on the Robarts. I sent them in,...

yeah I gave up on the Robarts. I sent them in, had the repaired. Same result. Bad design. I have a set of the new E-Flights in a H9 Hellcat using FMS Corsair struts. They work great!!!!!
03-18-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 1,074
Views: 45,642
Posted By benjack71

Assuming the LEO's handing out the citations dont...

Assuming the LEO's handing out the citations dont take a stance of wow look a AMA flying field, we got everyone in one spot. Sure is alot easier than tracking down the back yard knuckle head. Get the...
11-30-2014, 08:48 PM
Replies: 1,074
Views: 45,642
Posted By benjack71

Third class medical certificate is a joke. That...

Third class medical certificate is a joke. That would be a show stopper if the fed required that. Actually the FPV is all I would really be putting on the table at this time. The AMA would be well...
11-30-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 1,074
Views: 45,642
Posted By benjack71

that is one approach. I actually understand where...

that is one approach. I actually understand where you are coming from. What I think is, the AMA should go just the opposite. They should begin a licensing process now for FPV recreational pilots....
11-30-2014, 01:34 PM
Replies: 1,074
Views: 45,642
Posted By benjack71

Which is a good thing so far. Again the problem...

Which is a good thing so far. Again the problem is going to be the fed and the fact they wont see a difference. They will take a one size fits all approach sooner or later. In my opinion, what the...
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