Search: Posts Made By: BobH
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 1.06 seconds.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes Yesterday, 05:39 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 5,815
Posted By BobH
Jimmy, I like using Latex too. It sprays...

Jimmy,
I like using Latex too. It sprays nicely and cleans up super easy. It does have to "cure" for some time at least a few weeks.
I also clear over it with minwax ploy satin clear for...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 10-14-2017, 05:41 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 5,815
Posted By BobH
One Coat??? I'm never so lucky!! Good job.

One Coat??? I'm never so lucky!! Good job.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 10-13-2017, 04:21 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 13,676
Posted By BobH
Pretty sure I saw Greg's Wildcat at Joe Nall this...

Pretty sure I saw Greg's Wildcat at Joe Nall this past spring.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 10-13-2017, 01:57 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 13,676
Posted By BobH
I know of only a few of those kits built here in...

I know of only a few of those kits built here in the USA. Scott Prosen is one of those people. He posts often on the Mokie radial forum.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 10-13-2017, 07:45 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 5,815
Posted By BobH
All that hard work is paying off, good job.

All that hard work is paying off, good job.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 10-04-2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 5,815
Posted By BobH
Looks really good Jimmy!

Looks really good Jimmy!
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 09-26-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,367
Posted By BobH
Sam, good reporting job. The thick spinner may...

Sam, good reporting job.
The thick spinner may be just fine so long as the engine/prop is balanced. I'd give it a try.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 09-17-2017, 06:54 AM
Replies: 308
Views: 5,815
Posted By BobH
Nice work on the interior etc.,that always makes...

Nice work on the interior etc.,that always makes a plane look more complete and authentic.
Forum: RC Scale Aircraft 09-16-2017, 08:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By BobH
My bud built one of these planes. It builds...

My bud built one of these planes. It builds HEAVY. He was using a Saito 325 which was under powered but it flew.
You might look at the plans and re-engineer the fuse. If I recall its a thick slab...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 09-16-2017, 07:18 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 12,514
Posted By BobH
Sam, Good job on the rebuild. She'll be as good...

Sam,
Good job on the rebuild. She'll be as good as new and flying again.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 09-14-2017, 03:33 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 5,815
Posted By BobH
Good job on everything so far..

Good job on everything so far..
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 09-12-2017, 05:32 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 170,938
Posted By BobH
One other area that needs proper attention. The...

One other area that needs proper attention. The wing connector area. Try and make sure you have all the wood lined up like is supposed to be when you assemble those. You'll slide Alu bars through...
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 09-12-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 800
Views: 170,938
Posted By BobH
I will say this about the wings. Make sure you...

I will say this about the wings. Make sure you test fit the Alu. Spars through the ribs BEFORE you glue everything down.
It's a very tight fight in through the ribs. Since my wings were already...
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 09-11-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 170,938
Posted By BobH
Shaun, I haven't posted a picture in a while so...

Shaun, I haven't posted a picture in a while so I'm not sure of the issues but I appreciate your efforts.
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 09-10-2017, 08:32 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 170,938
Posted By BobH
Shaun, Thanks for looking in. If you have a...

Shaun,
Thanks for looking in. If you have a picture of the Evo777 Mount idea I'd love to see it.
I was thinking about doing the same thing, glassing the center wing section.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 09-08-2017, 05:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,470
Posted By BobH
It's called "Market forces". When a product sits...

It's called "Market forces". When a product sits on the shelf to long it gets discontinued. Such is the fate of many 60 sized wooden arf's. I'm not surprised in the least.. I've been doing this...
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 09-08-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 170,938
Posted By BobH
Working on the wing assembly. I will say that...

Working on the wing assembly. I will say that Flair WAY Over Engineered the wing attachments!
The hardware is so stout it could be used on a 1/4 scale plane or larger.
My friend didn't do a...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 09-08-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4,499
Views: 424,257
Posted By BobH
Tommy was putting up a heck of a fight!! Three...

Tommy was putting up a heck of a fight!! Three P-47's all swarming for the kill. The 190 dodging and turning, escaping at every chance. Finally the P-47's had to give up and land.
Tommy came in...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 09-07-2017, 12:03 PM
Replies: 3,608
Views: 427,459
Posted By BobH
I don't have a dog in this fight but I will say...

I don't have a dog in this fight but I will say it's not the customers fault when a manufacture can't make a product that was paid for.
There may be "reasons" but those ultimately are excuses....
Forum: Gas Engines 09-06-2017, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1,596
Views: 133,559
Posted By BobH
I can't imagine that any premium grade oil won't...

I can't imagine that any premium grade oil won't do the job. If klotz technoplate 200 were the only one worth using there should be lots of engine failures of all kinds happening around the world....
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 09-06-2017, 12:12 PM
Replies: 800
Views: 170,938
Posted By BobH
Thank you. I know it's an older kit and most...

Thank you.
I know it's an older kit and most in existence have already vbeen built.
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 09-06-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 800
Views: 170,938
Posted By BobH
Rereading the Instructions I found the answer to...

Rereading the Instructions I found the answer to the question I asked.
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 09-06-2017, 08:31 AM
Replies: 800
Views: 170,938
Posted By BobH
The instruction manual doesn't really say how to...

The instruction manual doesn't really say how to secure the top wing center section. The part I have has blind T nuts on the other side of the cabane. My guess is that you drill through the cabane...
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 09-03-2017, 10:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By BobH
I use Expo on the elevators but not on the...

I use Expo on the elevators but not on the rudder.
Personally I'd get a gyro and be done with it lol. I know that's caving into technology but that's ok at times.
I read the same article and it...
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 09-03-2017, 09:53 AM
Replies: 800
Views: 170,938
Posted By BobH
So I've been working on the Stearman a bit...

So I've been working on the Stearman a bit lately. I needed to sand and shape the wing tips. Just chunks of balsa that you must remove most of.
Any way since I didn't build this plane I'm not...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500



Forum Jump


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 11:54 PM.