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    RE: 45

    <span style="font-family: Tahoma; ">If you like working with poly primer, you should check out and try some of the 2K Urethane based primer. Has far superior filling capabilities over poly based...
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    RE: FIBERGLASSING HULL???

    Here is a thread I made a while back, may give you some insight. With all the work involved you may be best keeping an eye out for a used a fiberglass hull like the V24 One Design pictured there....
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    RE: need help for my rio 51

    A little through the tube at rest is typical. Sometimes you will get water, others not. Disconnect the water tube hose at the pickup. Blow into it as you place your finger on the water outlet hole at...
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    RE: need help for my rio 51

    Well, for starters the Rio is a very nice overall boat. Be patient as this hobby does have a learning process. Pictures of your hull insides will significantly help diagnose your problem with water....
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    RE: Putting together a plan for a GTX...

    <div style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: large; ">Guys, several posts were just deleted for many different reasons. I want to remind everyone of RCU's posting rules.....specifically...
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    RE: new lay up

    These hulls look nice. You speak of just wetting out the carbon fiber and not being able to see air bubbles. When I add carbon to my hulls I skip on polyester resin and use epoxy and vacume bag, this...
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    RE: AquaCraft Rio 51 Anyone?

    Have you read through this entire thread yet? The answers are already in there....

    www.rcuniverse.com/forum/fb.asp
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    RE: New hulls from OZ

    Nice looking hull....glad to see somebody else not using white gelcoat. Great sleek design....good luck with it!
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  9. RE: Interesting - even if it is about planes

    Unless it's a 40% plane, I don't see where you can pack anything besides the regular gear in there. Unless it's like a giant Telemaster (got one...haha). That's one HUGE friggin plane!
  10. Interesting - even if it is about planes

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/09/29/model-airplanes-terrorist-weapons_n_988140.html?ncid=webmail1
  11. Thread: Rio 51

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    RE: Rio 51

    Nice boat, not sonice engine. Spend some time reading through some if the MANY threads here about this one. In a nutshell, MOST Fugi engines have failed at the exhaust port and owners have been...
  12. RE: How many would like to have tapatalk in here ?

    Honestly, it's a cool feature, but don't hold your breath. &#160;Anything that requires a log in aside from RCU is typically banned here in my experiences.
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    RE: Shipping from Australia to USA

    That was almost a few years ago. I purchased another hull from an Aussie for producing here in the US. Part of our agreement was for me to pay shipping to the States. I'm not sure who he went through...
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    RE: Shipping from Australia to USA

    I paid almost $400 to have my Nemesis Catamaran plug mailed form there to the US.
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    RE: Custom rc boat STUCK!

    Wow do you have a ton of questions. I feel your excitement and desire to learn from here! There are many great members here who will undoubtably lend asistance. Really sounds like you just simply...
  16. RE: New Product Announcement BEST CUSTOM GRAPHICS ONLINE!

    I'm not blind.....but what is the problem? Sounds like it should be obvious.
  17. RE: Another Apache build from Waverider mouldings :)

    This may be a dumb question, but you DID use 2 cycle oil in your fuel, right?
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    RE: 72

    Nice progress! Hope my Nemesis thread was a little help. Thanks for sharing your efforts.
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    RE: Spraying gelcoat

    Dump gun pressure, I found that around 40 PSI works well. too much and you will wrinkle or put waves in the finish. With the dump gun, just one application of gel is all you need...it goes on very...
  20. RE: Affixing hull halves & retailing watertight integrity

    Try looking for plastic epoxy.....I'm assuming your model is made from plastic. Getting the right glue is the key....regular epoxy will usually flake off after a very short while. Epoxy designed for...
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    RE: Spraying gelcoat

    Thinning down the gelcoat is not ideal, however I did it for a while before getting my dump gun without any issues. When I teach my fiberglass construction unit at the school I work at, I have...
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    RE: what mold release wax do you use

    Don't use PVA....that stuff just screws up the finish. With at least 10-15 coats of wax, you will not need it. I used to use Partall, until I realized I was wasting my time with it.
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    RE: what mold release wax do you use

    TR is probably the best out there. Goes on easy and MUCHeasier to remove!
  24. Poll: RE: What is the best smelling Nitro fuel while burning

    Have to agree on that statement! All through high school and college I worked at a drag strip as the track announcer. Nothin' like CAM2 burning on a Sunday mornin'.
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    RE: All Composite 1/7th P-40E Mould Build

    Looking forward to seeing this video. May have to incorporate this into my manufacturing class somehow.
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