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Posted By HunkaJunk

I know Futaba has issued warnings about...

I know Futaba has issued warnings about counterfeit servos and gyros back in 2008 and 2009, The problem has almost certainly gotten worse for Futaba products as it has for all others.

The problem...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-30-2018, 08:58 AM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

I have used microswitches like this as a magneto...

I have used microswitches like this as a magneto grounding switch (kill switch). This is just a generic photo, they are available with different operator arms on them also. The Zenoah toggle switch...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-25-2018, 01:42 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

I have the same engine, and it's been boxed up...

I have the same engine, and it's been boxed up nearly as long as yours. It had never been flown, only test run a couple tanks through it, I was able to see that the piston ring still had lubrication...
05-06-2018, 09:56 AM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

DX18 G2 hardware fault (intermittent)

Hi, I bought a new DX18 G2 from a local hobby shop a couple weeks ago. I registered the product. At some point while working with it on a new model, I found some screen glitches in the telemetry...
04-12-2018, 09:37 AM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

Yep I got 2 rights. it is being resolved. A...

Yep I got 2 rights. it is being resolved. A corrected part is on the way. Fast customer service. THANKS!
04-11-2018, 03:07 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

2 of the same strut?

I ordered a complete electric retract kit, PLE-33320-PRO. It appears I received 2 right struts instead of a left and a right. I am not seeing how a strut can be taken apart and assembled for the...
03-31-2018, 09:41 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

Private Message Problems

I'm having issues with the PM system, I replied to a PM, but it never shows up in sent items, Is this normal? I have old messages in my sent items that appear to be replies I sent.
Forum: RC Jets
03-28-2018, 01:42 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

I'll keep that in mind, that explains the...

I'll keep that in mind, that explains the wingspan range in the kit specs 71-XX inches. I can't remember the the exact numbers without looking at the plans again. Hopefully I'll get some benches...
Forum: RC Jets
03-27-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By HunkaJunk

That's exactly what I want. A jet that I will at...

That's exactly what I want. A jet that I will at least assemble and learn on, and get my waiver. I also have a full Ziroli Turbinator kit, but currently lack the time to build it. I also like that...
Forum: RC Jets
03-26-2018, 01:14 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

I took your advice and emailed him. It's ordered...

I took your advice and emailed him. It's ordered and should ship today or tomorrow (V2 but not with retracts as you mentioned).
Forum: RC Jets
03-23-2018, 01:19 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

I have tried twice to get a quote and buy the...

I have tried twice to get a quote and buy the Turbinator ARF by following their website instructions, No response on 1st attempt, tried again yesterday, we'll see I guess. The website says it's in...
03-19-2018, 08:51 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

I have flown plenty of events by just signing in...

I have flown plenty of events by just signing in with my AMA number, and paying the event fee. I haven't been questioned about my AMA number.
Forum: Gas Engines
03-19-2018, 02:31 AM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/343x336/planetarygearset_59be8e54bef6ff9e183578282e1752dc5729fa5d.jpg

Planetary gear reduction
The problem with planetary gear reduction...
03-18-2018, 11:41 AM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

I put 4 flights on it this weekend, I was pleased...

I put 4 flights on it this weekend, I was pleased with the results so far. The 22x8 prop spools up plenty fast enough for my style of flying, The CG is a little aft and I found I also have to hold...
02-20-2018, 05:30 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

Aeroworks 50cc Extra 300 QB - All Up Weight?

Hi, I recently put my 50cc Aeroworks Extra 300 QB together that I have had in the sealed box for a couple years now. I'm sure it will fly great but I wasn't real happy with the final weight. I...
01-19-2018, 04:33 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

You're nothing but a HACK.

You're nothing but a HACK.
12-18-2017, 06:29 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

I think I like it, I may have to get it next...

I think I like it, I may have to get it next year. I have literally been using Spektrum since the day it came out. I have a whole bunch of transmitters. Original DX7, 9303 DSMX, DX9, 9503H DSMX.
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12-15-2017, 07:48 AM
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Posted By HunkaJunk

That's very interesting. So you are saying that...

That's very interesting. So you are saying that the FBI shared information with you that these people you reported to them were in fact looking to cause trouble with RC equipment, and were already on...
12-15-2017, 07:33 AM
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Views: 1,010
Posted By HunkaJunk

This knowledge you claim they (FAA) have that AMA...

This knowledge you claim they (FAA) have that AMA modelers are not the problem did absolutely NOTHING when it came to them obeying section 336, and now since the term "model aircraft" is apparently...
12-14-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,010
Posted By HunkaJunk

So it was a "slap in the face" to the FAA that...

So it was a "slap in the face" to the FAA that they must also abide by laws as they are written? What a novel concept, a government agency must follow laws? It seems to me the slap in the face was...
12-12-2017, 11:12 PM
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Views: 497
Posted By HunkaJunk

While I'm at it, there are a couple things to be...

While I'm at it, there are a couple things to be careful of on this plane. With my battery all the way forward, there is not a lot of weight on the nose gear. This can cause the plane to bounce on...
12-12-2017, 07:24 PM
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Views: 497
Posted By HunkaJunk

Super Scorpion 90mm EDF

I have a Super Scorpion 90mm EDF jet, that I have about 2 dozen flights on now. It flies good, but I am annoyed by the short 3 minute flights. I can stretch it 4 minutes with thoughtful throttle...
Forum: FPV Talk
12-01-2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,831
Posted By HunkaJunk

I don't like it

I don't like FPV, I sold my equipment. Feels too much like a video game for my taste.
11-28-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 980
Posted By HunkaJunk

Thanks, I also started putting a strain relief on...

Thanks, I also started putting a strain relief on them some time ago. Fortunately have never lost a model due to a satellite dropping off (knock wood). This last time I flew the plane and took it...
11-27-2017, 07:20 PM
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Views: 2,095
Posted By HunkaJunk

I don't doubt what you say, but that awareness...

I don't doubt what you say, but that awareness does not appear to be making into any FAA statements or regulations. It is my perception that we (as modelers) are being thrown in with all the FPV /...
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