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Forum: ARF or RTF 04-05-2008, 01:56 PM
Replies: 1,238
Views: 96,521
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RE: Lanier Edge 540 ARF 94" 80cc for 400$

Checking over my Edge I noticed that the holes for the hinges are drilled just a bit larger than the hinge. The hinge has a bit of play in the hole. Was thinking has any one used the Robart hinge...
Forum: Questions and Answers 03-27-2008, 12:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 277
Posted By jetranger-RCU
Any Flyers In Northern Maine??

Any one flying in the Caribou or Limestone area?? We are five hours north of Portland.
Forum: ARF or RTF 03-19-2008, 07:58 PM
Replies: 1,238
Views: 96,521
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RE: Lanier Edge 540 ARF 94" 80cc for 400$

Just called Tower about 530 today and placed an order for one. The guy said they olny had 5 or 6 left in stock??? Also I asked about all the reports about the damage from shipping and he said they...
Forum: "1/2 A" & "1/8 A" airplanes 03-19-2008, 04:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,213
Posted By jetranger-RCU
Dakota Engine Question??

Just came in today a kit from BMJR nice kit. I was thinking that the plane had a 30 inch span but it's 24. Still for two wings it should be fine for r/c. Have a GWS rx and two pico servos, 100 mill...
Forum: "1/2 A" & "1/8 A" airplanes 02-15-2008, 08:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,797
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: Queen Bee in a Lazy Bee???

I have the 48 inch wing Bee kit that I built. It has the Queen B 074 with a 7-3 APC and 7-3 Cox props. The Cox works the best of the two. Hand toss over grass, but will take off on dirt or pavement....
Forum: Questions and Answers 12-15-2007, 12:26 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 283
Posted By jetranger-RCU
BP Hobbies covering??

I was on thier site and saw some GM covering. One was lite and the other was stronger and stated for glow use. Now this called tissue but made from some other type of stuff. I was wondering if it was...
Forum: Questions and Answers 12-15-2007, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 584
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: 4 Star 40 question

I have a OS 48 FS in mine with 11-6 APC and it flys great, so the 52 will be even better
Forum: Questions and Answers 11-27-2007, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,504
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: Midwest Balsa - Craft Plywood 'no aircraft use'

If you check the wood it will be 3 ply not 5 ply I got some there good for formers. Need the 5 ply for fire walls
Forum: Questions and Answers 11-24-2007, 12:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 311
Posted By jetranger-RCU
Krylon Fusion and H2O paint???

Has any one used the Fusion for glow fuel, and does it hold up? Also the H2O paint for gas and if so what clear coat did you put over it??
Forum: Traxxas Monster Truck forum 11-24-2007, 12:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By jetranger-RCU
T-Maxx tank problems

Have two trucks that sat for a while. When I tried to start them, I noticed the o-ring on the tank pump had shrunk and would not pump. Is there any way to replaced them or do you have to buy new...
Forum: RC Gliders, Sailplanes and Slope Soaring 08-20-2007, 06:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 698
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: Zap a-dap-a Goo foe holding servos??

I have the Goop also, it looks and smells like the Zap may be the same just repackaged?? Yes the Zap stays flexible. Thanks for the reply.
Forum: RC Gliders, Sailplanes and Slope Soaring 08-20-2007, 01:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 698
Posted By jetranger-RCU
Zap a-dap-a Goo for holding servos??

Where the servos go in fuse to balance in front of wing bulk head there is room for rails. But once in, and servos mounted it will be hard to remove the servo if replacement is needed. The front rail...
Forum: RC Gliders, Sailplanes and Slope Soaring 08-11-2007, 12:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,244
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: Bird of Time wing??

The BOT kit they make now is that different than the old kit. The one I was given I will say may be 10 years old, The wing rubber bands run from front center of fuse to rear center if that helps.
Forum: Questions and Answers 08-11-2007, 12:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: Supertigre G60 Bluehead Gaskets

Brown paper lunch bags make perfect gaskets also. I cut the hole place over back plate install then poke screw holes with tooth pick and put screws in then trim super simple. Also I put a little oil...
Forum: RC Gliders, Sailplanes and Slope Soaring 08-11-2007, 12:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,244
Posted By jetranger-RCU
Bird of Time wing??

Was given a BOT uncovered. The fuse is perfect but the wing is bad, does not look like the same person built both. Any way question is the ARF BOT wing replacement is $79 and the kit is $64. Is the...
Forum: "1/2 A" & "1/8 A" airplanes 08-02-2007, 05:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,843
Posted By jetranger-RCU
Dakota Bipe kit???

I think I saw a laser cut kit out for the 1/2a Dakota some where. Or may be a future kit to be?? Any help on this one ??
Forum: RC Gliders, Sailplanes and Slope Soaring 07-29-2007, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 543
Posted By jetranger-RCU
What kind of high start is this??

Picked up two high starts, One is a Craft Air the spool is about one foot dia. I have the two meter Craft Air whos spool is about eigth inch dia. Is the larger one for unlimited, has the same dia...
Forum: RC Gliders, Sailplanes and Slope Soaring 07-25-2007, 05:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 723
Posted By jetranger-RCU
Butterfly 99 who's kit?

Can not remenber who made it. Also was it a glider they put a motor on front or was it made for what it was. Is it still being made Tower does not list it, or I may have skiped over it with out...
Forum: E-Flight Power Sources 07-25-2007, 05:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,785
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: 2 cell lipo vs. 3 cell lipo

The reason I asked this is,I know the 3 cell will give more power. But if the plane flys perfect on 2 cells. I was thinking may be 3 at the same power level would extend the flight time with the...
Forum: E-Flight Power Sources 07-24-2007, 08:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 426
Posted By jetranger-RCU
Brushless motor vs. other brushless motors

On some of the sites like UnitedHobbies they have motors for unreal prices. So if you see a motor say AXI from Hobby-Lobby. How would you find the same motor in performance from another maker? Would...
Forum: E-Flight Power Sources 07-24-2007, 08:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,785
Posted By jetranger-RCU
2 cell lipo vs. 3 cell lipo

Say a 2 cell lipo 2000 mah. At full power say motor draws 10 amps runs for 10 minutes. Now the 3 cell 2000 mah lipo, if you power back so the volts are the same as the 2 cell at full power, and...
Forum: Twin & Multi Engine RC Aircraft 07-18-2007, 08:32 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 19,869
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: O.S. Wankel info?

Your photos on the engines are not right. The first Wankel looked like a gum drop and had cooling fins running from the front of engine to the rear. The engine with the ring is the second type ...
Forum: Questions and Answers 07-18-2007, 08:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: Dope Finishing Problem...Help!

You have to strip the covering. If you did not use the nitrate, you could have wiped the red down with thinner and a cloth and started over agian. The problem is you put the talc in the color, should...
Forum: "1/2 A" & "1/8 A" airplanes 07-17-2007, 07:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 513
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: Norvel carb question??

SGC

Checked again you are right I had the screw all the way in and had throws set to work with out it. But both my carbs have air bleed holes just behind the screen ring. Now both carbs have...
Forum: "1/2 A" & "1/8 A" airplanes 07-17-2007, 07:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 996
Posted By jetranger-RCU
RE: Midwest Gollywock

RCM had a write up on the Gollywock where they increased the wing span and such,thats what I did. Also have the GWS small gear drives that would also do the job.
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