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Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 07-06-2014, 04:57 AM
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Posted By charlie1960
To acdii, I noticed a couple times it did...

To acdii,

I noticed a couple times it did something squirrely while yanking and banking, it pitched up and rolled, but only when I was really high up and had plenty of altitude to correct, and...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 06-17-2014, 05:47 PM
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Views: 242,744
Posted By charlie1960
THAT was a total PITA. And the supplied tail...

THAT was a total PITA. And the supplied tail wheel support sucked. I used something from Dubro.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 06-17-2014, 04:43 PM
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Posted By charlie1960
I made the holes in the retract frame fit the...

I made the holes in the retract frame fit the blind nuts in the retract bay. I slotted the holes with a rat tail file (round file)
The servo arm if I remember right, needs to be rotated on the shaft...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 06-16-2014, 05:26 AM
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Views: 242,744
Posted By charlie1960
I had to take a round file to the holes and...

I had to take a round file to the holes and slightly slot them, worked out very well.
I also shimmed the back of the retracts with a popcicle stick to get the gear to lean just a touch forward.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 06-15-2014, 03:46 AM
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Posted By charlie1960
:cool:

:cool:
Forum: Glow Engines 06-13-2014, 03:28 PM
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Posted By charlie1960
me likes the smell of nitro

me likes the smell of nitro
Forum: Glow Engines 06-13-2014, 06:49 AM
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Views: 280
Posted By charlie1960
it will run great on 10%, just retune

it will run great on 10%, just retune
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 06-11-2014, 11:31 AM
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Posted By charlie1960
when you install the servo in the retract you'll...

when you install the servo in the retract you'll see they oppose one another. It takes care of itself.
you'll see how the linkage attaches. its straight forward, no hassle. theres a video on youtube...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 06-11-2014, 01:17 AM
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Posted By charlie1960
slowing the speed down wont hurt those servos...

slowing the speed down wont hurt those servos (RT88)
Forum: Beginners 06-10-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,730
Posted By charlie1960
Ive been using 5 cell Hydramax 6 volt 2000 ma for...

Ive been using 5 cell Hydramax 6 volt 2000 ma for several years, and have had no trouble from any of the packs.
But I only have 40-60 planes, standard sport type servos.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 06-10-2014, 03:46 AM
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Posted By charlie1960
Wont need any reversing on the gear servo. The...

Wont need any reversing on the gear servo. The gear servos are purpose oriented. meaning only good for retracts.
They do swing 180 degrees.
Forum: Glow Engines 05-27-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 35,020
Views: 2,110,456
Posted By charlie1960
K series Master Airscrew. White tips

K series Master Airscrew.
White tips
Forum: Glow Engines 05-26-2014, 01:29 PM
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Posted By charlie1960
Heavy prop, say a 14x8 MA. I think its called a...

Heavy prop, say a 14x8 MA. I think its called a Classic, it has almost square tips.
And it will be sharp enough to shave with right out of that package.
A lot of guys don't like a MA, but its a...
Forum: Glow Engines 05-26-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 17,483
Posted By charlie1960
St g90

St g90
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-25-2014, 07:14 AM
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Views: 832
Posted By charlie1960
My math teachers told me i'd need that stuff one...

My math teachers told me i'd need that stuff one day.....
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-25-2014, 07:08 AM
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Views: 738
Posted By charlie1960
Ver' Ver' Nice.

Ver' Ver' Nice.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-17-2014, 04:26 PM
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Views: 242,744
Posted By charlie1960
A power line is what got mine....lol

A power line is what got mine....lol
Forum: Glow Engines 05-17-2014, 04:15 PM
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Posted By charlie1960
All I can comment on is my 1.00 runs 9400-9600...

All I can comment on is my 1.00 runs 9400-9600 with VP 20-20 and a MA 14x8.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-11-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,656
Posted By charlie1960
great looking planes flying wasnt bad either

great looking planes
flying wasnt bad either
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-11-2014, 06:42 AM
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-10-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,656
Posted By charlie1960
Ya'll missing his point, he doesnt want a 47. ...

Ya'll missing his point, he doesnt want a 47.
He's stated that at least twice.

With proper tutalage, is that even a word, he can learn a 51. I did....albeit i learned the hard way.

I was...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-10-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,656
Posted By charlie1960
Poor retracts are a big PITA. That is one area...

Poor retracts are a big PITA. That is one area you should get the best you can afford.
The retracts i bought for my bird came from ESM. (troy built). The electric retracts recommended for my...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-09-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,656
Posted By charlie1960
Saito fourstroke. Will fit real nice under a...

Saito fourstroke. Will fit real nice under a mustang cowl, inverted of course.........and then, HERE comes the scale Keleo exhaust for a mustang.

See, thats how it starts........lol
I would...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-09-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,656
Posted By charlie1960
I've always loved a P-51. Used to watch them fly...

I've always loved a P-51. Used to watch them fly over when i was a little tike.
Back when Ellington AFB was still Ellington AFB.
Back in the day...when you could sit at the end of the runway at...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-08-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,656
Posted By charlie1960
currently building an ESM 72 inch D model mustang

currently building an ESM 72 inch D model mustang
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