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Forum: RC Scale Boating 02-25-2015, 07:32 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
Yes I am still around, just been to occupied with...

Yes I am still around, just been to occupied with other things to do any work on my tug in a while. Someday hopefully I'll be able to get back to it. Although I am building a 51" version instead of a...
Forum: Golden Age, Vintage & Antique RC 04-30-2014, 02:55 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
Dan, Your Barth is looking nice your doin some...

Dan,
Your Barth is looking nice your doin some dam nice work :cool: two thumbs up!!!
Forum: Golden Age, Vintage & Antique RC 05-19-2013, 05:04 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: WACO YMF

Anthony, job well done on the resurrection of your WACO!! I hope for a very successful re-maiden flite and all other flites to follow!!
Forum: RC Scale Boating 04-23-2013, 05:28 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: 85 ft Harbor Tug/Angels Gate

For the one truck you need to build a boat trailer for it so it can hual a 36" tug!!
Forum: Golden Age, Vintage & Antique RC 04-23-2013, 01:21 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: WACO YMF

Well my cheater WACO is almost finished just a few more minor details and she'll be ready for maiden flite after an engine break in period of course. As you can see in the pics the blue tape shows...
Forum: ARF or RTF 04-23-2013, 01:08 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

Just a few more minor details and she'll be ready for maiden flite after an engine break in period of course. As you can see in the pics the blue tape shows what one of the issues are.
Forum: Golden Age, Vintage & Antique RC 03-04-2013, 09:10 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: WACO YMF

So Bill a kit with a number of 91012 what year of production would it be from.
Forum: ARF or RTF 02-04-2013, 10:35 AM
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Views: 126,885
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

I had the same problem you are having, but I fixed mine by taking painters tape and going around the landing gear close to the fuselage. Once I had that done I took the landing gear off and mixed up...
Forum: Electrics to Glow Conversions 01-21-2013, 07:51 AM
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Views: 8,065
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: Great Planes Super Stearman EP ARF 36

Nice plane but the pic makes it look bigger than a 36" wing span. Curious I see you decided against going electric power, I just ordered one and I am going electric with mine and I was wondering the...
Forum: Golden Age, Vintage & Antique RC 01-18-2013, 09:10 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: WACO YMF

Nope not missing anything it's just for some reason Great Planes thought that is was a good idea to setup both wings with servos and it doesn't come with any control rod to use between the ailerons....
Forum: Golden Age, Vintage & Antique RC 01-18-2013, 09:00 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: WACO YMF

I just bolted straight through the aileron, but one I have everything done the way I want it I am going to cut just enough of the monocote so I can mount it directly to the wood and shorten the screw...
Forum: ARF or RTF 01-18-2013, 08:51 PM
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Views: 126,885
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

Well so far I am about 70% complete. No big hurry to finish since there is snow on the ground and a little bit to cold to fly.
Forum: Golden Age, Vintage & Antique RC 01-18-2013, 07:47 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: WACO YMF

Well I refused to use 4 servos in my waco especially the way you have to use all the extentions to hook everything up so here is a few pics to show you what I did, it might not look pretty at the...
Forum: ARF or RTF 01-11-2013, 05:27 PM
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Views: 126,885
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

Is it me or is the engine off set to one side, because it doesn't look to mount on center to the firewall. Since I am using the DLE-20 I have to make adjustments to the mounting holes since none of...
Forum: RC Scale Aircraft 01-08-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 3,320
Views: 329,877
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: AMR 33% Waco YMF-5 Build

The snow isn't an issue it is the 20 deg temp with a 55 mph wind chil would be a little to much. LOL
Forum: RC Scale Aircraft 01-08-2013, 06:10 PM
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Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: AMR 33% Waco YMF-5 Build

Just had to rub in the 18 holes of golf!!! Try playing golf up here in New York you'd lose all your balls in the white stuff on the ground. I'm kind of waiting for the weather to change so I can get...
Forum: ARF or RTF 01-07-2013, 11:15 PM
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Views: 126,885
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

I think I found the same exact muffler you have on towerhobbies website with a price of $129.99, but I like the way it looks on yours so I had to have one for my self. I really like the way you have...
Forum: ARF or RTF 01-06-2013, 09:58 PM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 126,885
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

Thats a good question to ask since I have a DLE-20 to put in mine as well. If you ask Stickbuilder he'll say that it has sufficient power to fly the plane and as he says the plane flys on its wings...
Forum: ARF or RTF 01-06-2013, 09:51 PM
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Views: 126,885
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

Well after a little debate with my self I came to a suitable fix to resolve the issue. A few strips if painters tape along with epoxy mixed with micro balloans to lengthen the fairing around the legs...
Forum: ARF or RTF 01-06-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 126,885
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

I am refering to the fairing piece that goes around the landing gear and goes up next to the fuselage. The problem I am having is that there to short and they slip in under the landing gear.

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Forum: ARF or RTF 01-06-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 126,885
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

Well I have run into a speed bump and wanting to find out if anybody else may have run into the same issue. Trying to fit up the fairing pieces that go around the landing gear to fuselage! The...
Forum: ARF or RTF 01-03-2013, 10:17 AM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 126,885
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

Hi ye'all,

Well I got my kit yesterday from towerhobbies! The box is big enough to pack a couple of kids in and ship them off. LOL After opening the box and inspecting all the parts I was...
Forum: Golden Age, Vintage & Antique RC 12-24-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 19,086
Views: 1,848,339
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: WACO YMF

Merry Christmas to you all!! Be looking forward to another great season for flying in 2013.
Forum: ARF or RTF 12-20-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 126,885
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: GP Waco?

I'll soon be joining the clan of ARF Waco fliers!

This is a copy of the post I made on the other Waco forum!

The DLE-30 is a nice little engine I just got it in the mail the other day along...
Forum: Golden Age, Vintage & Antique RC 12-20-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 19,086
Views: 1,848,339
Posted By RCBOATMANIAC
RE: WACO YMF

The DLE-30 is a nice little engine I just got it in the mail the other day along with the Bisson wrap around muffler for it. Towards the end of the month I'll be placing my order for the Great Planes...
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