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12-04-2015, 01:02 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?att...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2133938

Number of Bacque families

http://c.ancestry.com/i/learn/clues/range3.gif 3 - 3 ...
12-03-2015, 04:34 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

[Dbacque is a Cajun Spy living in Texas]

[Dbacque is a Cajun Spy living in Texas]
11-14-2015, 06:52 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

It kind of looks like a chess piece. Jett makes...

It kind of looks like a chess piece.
Jett makes enough different size engines to make up the back row and OS .15s could be used as pawns.....
11-11-2015, 01:59 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

Looks great..! This is a good use of a .074 for...

Looks great..!
This is a good use of a .074 for some crowd pleasing fun.
As light as it is, you could rig up a rudder if you ever get curious and it would still be a spectacular performer.
The...
11-04-2015, 06:48 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

Looks good..! I hope it behaves like...

Looks good..!
I hope it behaves like these..........http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2129099http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2129100
11-04-2015, 10:23 AM
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Posted By combatpigg

The expert machinist / entrepreneur is a very...

The expert machinist / entrepreneur is a very special breed.
Imagine how supremely confident you have to be in order to buy $MM equipment and materials before you've made your first dollar.
You...
11-01-2015, 03:27 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

Remember, no CA glue, no Monokote...just a lot of...

Remember, no CA glue, no Monokote...just a lot of effort and skill.
06-09-2015, 03:14 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

OK, now the enlarger is kicking in ........ Can...

OK, now the enlarger is kicking in ........
Can you tell me where you buy those truss head screws...?
06-09-2015, 02:18 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

Nice job Mike..! RCU's photo enlarger isn't...

Nice job Mike..!
RCU's photo enlarger isn't working..but from what I can tell the prop looks pretty small..!
05-28-2015, 04:06 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

I am Combatpigg and I approve of this...

I am Combatpigg and I approve of this message..............
05-26-2015, 07:32 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

It really looks great..! You weren't kidding...

It really looks great..!
You weren't kidding about the supply and demand situation at your field. A plane like the Demon sells itself when folks see it in person.
Your cameraman does a nice job of...
05-25-2015, 10:14 AM
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Posted By combatpigg

Great report Mike..! No doubt this is a great...

Great report Mike..!
No doubt this is a great "Motor Sport" once you get interested in the engine and prop work as much as the actual flying.
With the added ability to clock speeds right there at...
05-22-2015, 07:32 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

[It would also look cool with a...

[It would also look cool with a rudder......:cool:]
05-22-2015, 05:15 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

I've "designed" a couple deltas with not enough...

I've "designed" a couple deltas with not enough fin and they tend to get bassackwards at launch.
I brought packing tape, ruler, scissors, file folder [card stock], rags and solvent to a couple test...
05-21-2015, 04:34 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

IE....the "trigger" can be difficult to operate...

IE....the "trigger" can be difficult to operate with a lot of launching tension on it.
An idea for a release mechanism is to have a hinged arm hold against the sprung load, similar to the way a...
05-18-2015, 02:57 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

If you want 180 timing, measure from the top of...

If you want 180 timing, measure from the top of the cylinder to the piston dome when the piston is at TDC then take a similar measurement when the piston is at BDC.
180 degree timing is exactly half...
05-18-2015, 10:28 AM
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Posted By combatpigg

Yes, the typical BB .40 has 1.40" between the...

Yes, the typical BB .40 has 1.40" between the beams and the .25 to .36 BB class is 1.25"...generally speaking.
Nelson used a very thin rear bearing to accommodate the larger than normal diameter...
05-18-2015, 08:03 AM
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Posted By combatpigg

180 is the magic number if you want to see the...

180 is the magic number if you want to see the explosive jump. Also make sure that the intake closes at 60 ATDC.
You might find that the hole going through the crank is too restrictive to process...
05-17-2015, 10:35 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

If you trim the exhaust for less prop [than 8 x...

If you trim the exhaust for less prop [than 8 x 8] and you don't like the results, you can always place the last slice of pipe back inside the silicone coupler. IIRC, it has been tried before by...
05-17-2015, 08:45 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

Awesome flight report RCGuy...! My first delta...

Awesome flight report RCGuy...!
My first delta of this sort gave me such a thrill with the OS.32 and pipe that I just couldn't stop smiling..for about a year or so.
I'll bet your Demon impressed...
04-27-2015, 08:32 PM
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Posted By combatpigg

They will also wonder why so many C/L flyers...

They will also wonder why so many C/L flyers glued so many copper plated likenesses of Abe Lincoln to the outboard wing panels of their planes.
04-27-2015, 04:31 PM
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Views: 32,676
Posted By combatpigg

Millions of years from now archeologists will...

Millions of years from now archeologists will stab themselves every day with the broken off tips of APC props.
04-27-2015, 11:24 AM
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Views: 32,676
Posted By combatpigg

Just had an idea. The AMA could market little,...

Just had an idea.
The AMA could market little, flat, custom engraved "grave markers" to set in the ground after you really stuff one good. The markers / plaques would be a permanent reminder of our...
04-26-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 633
Views: 32,676
Posted By combatpigg

If I was a cop, I would have arrested you for...

If I was a cop, I would have arrested you for reckless endangerment and littering, too..!
04-26-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 633
Views: 32,676
Posted By combatpigg

That's a gorgeous 190..! Too bad you didn't...

That's a gorgeous 190..!
Too bad you didn't have the Demon finished or you could have salvaged the weekend.
It was still better than my weekend as an amateur farm hand.
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