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Forum: RC Jets
08-31-2019, 04:32 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 28,137
Posted By kimhey

Just discovered this thread, one...

Just discovered this thread, one word...impressive! Thanks for sharing:)
Forum: RC Jets
06-30-2019, 04:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 605
Posted By kimhey

We both live in Scandinavia... I have a parallel...

We both live in Scandinavia... I have a parallel battery connection for my ECU in some of my models. Summertime no use (but in your situation useful), in winter time, I just plug in a spare Lipo, to...
Forum: RC Jets
06-12-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,869
Posted By kimhey

Hmm, I am not sure I follow Dave’s point. My 25kg...

Hmm, I am not sure I follow Dave’s point. My 25kg (55lbs) 1:4 Mig-15, flies very well with a JetsMunt 140 (14kg/30lbs thrust) turbine. Scale like takeoffs with «long» takeoff run, and shallow climb....
04-30-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,206
Posted By kimhey

Great to hear that you got two successful starts,...

Great to hear that you got two successful starts, after having similar starting issues as me. I am now more motivated so start troubleshooting when I get time, next days are packed with work and...
04-28-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,206
Posted By kimhey

Thank you for your input, I will try some more...

Thank you for your input, I will try some more troubleshooting. During the start sequence, it just will not stabilize and hand the controls over to me, but stays at some 50’-ish rpm and shuts down...
04-23-2019, 04:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,206
Posted By kimhey

Did you ever get the issue solved? I got...

Did you ever get the issue solved?

I got mine back from service a year ago, started it yesterday and have the excact same issue...


Kim
Forum: RC Jets
04-19-2019, 01:30 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 13,637
Posted By kimhey

165mm measured from the front og the main wing...

165mm measured from the front og the main wing tube. I think AW recommends 170mm, but I am not sure. But main thing to be aware of, is that the elevators need to be some 8mm down in front where they...
Forum: RC Jets
04-17-2019, 08:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 297
Posted By kimhey

Or too much elevator throw/expo? Not sure, but...

Or too much elevator throw/expo? Not sure, but believe I adjustet down to 30-35mm throw (55mm recommended by AW?). Do it mechanically, not digitally (in order to keep high servo resolution).
Forum: RC Jets
04-17-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 13,637
Posted By kimhey

No monster this one... probably one of my...

No monster this one... probably one of my «easiest to land»- jets;) Away at work now, but will check my CG when I get home. I think I am at factory settings minus a tiny bit..
Forum: RC Jets
03-11-2019, 07:36 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 37,280
Posted By kimhey

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/19d9f356_da3d_423a_84d8_4364140959b7_94564fd22239f4c0e065ed01f6d7c1a45d00398a.jpeg
After the successful maiden (except for the...
Forum: RC Jets
03-01-2019, 05:38 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 37,280
Posted By kimhey

Maiden flight today, with great result. The...

Maiden flight today, with great result. The turbine (18kg) would not go full, so I estimate only some 10-12kg thrust. I will change to another turbine, and send this in for service...

Cg is at...
Forum: RC Jets
02-27-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 37,280
Posted By kimhey

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1500x2000/0fa72658_2349_4c03_877b_89ac7da29460_0ed8c6d6e26eb14040ed8045df5efa33a4f75b48.jpeg...
Forum: RC Jets
11-17-2018, 07:05 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 37,280
Posted By kimhey

Started with nose wheel gear doors, main gear...

Started with nose wheel gear doors, main gear next.https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_1915_5b2af4fbe1d1051d3518c4fc90a83f710d2affa8.jpg...
Forum: RC Jets
11-08-2018, 01:15 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 37,280
Posted By kimhey

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/9acfc00e_020d_4630_bb2d_944578b12bfb_295662aed8d5aeeedd406a84135d94a8e65cc253.jpeg...
Forum: RC Jets
10-13-2017, 03:02 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 76,219
Posted By kimhey

I was a bit reluctant to rely om only the left...

I was a bit reluctant to rely om only the left latch as well, but after a small mod, it has proven worthy:)

In the photo, you can barely see a small screw extending the pin in the sliding...
Forum: RC Jets
10-12-2017, 07:08 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 76,219
Posted By kimhey

Welcome to the "club":D The Mig-15 looks, flies...

Welcome to the "club":D The Mig-15 looks, flies and handles well!
Forum: RC Jets
09-25-2017, 12:04 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 15,265
Posted By kimhey

Gentlemen, I am following this thread in hopes of...

Gentlemen, I am following this thread in hopes of getting useful info. My 18mz will soon be retired, as I think it is out-dated. Sorry to once again see another thread getting cluttered with.....well...
Forum: RC Jets
08-30-2017, 07:54 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 76,219
Posted By kimhey

Hi guys, I have almost 50 flights with my...

Hi guys,

I have almost 50 flights with my Mig-15, and really enjoy it:D

Some pictures taken by Uwe Puchtinger while I flew at Fyresdal Jetpower 2017 in June.
Forum: RC Jets
08-25-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 37,280
Posted By kimhey

Mugu, I have a FlyTechnique 1/4 scale Mig-15, and...

Mugu, I have a FlyTechnique 1/4 scale Mig-15, and I have a Merlin 140xbl installed. The model weighs some 23-24kg, and not under powered. Flies great, very scale-ish. (First 5-6 flights was with a...
Forum: RC Jets
08-23-2017, 06:56 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 37,280
Posted By kimhey

Looking very good indeed!

Looking very good indeed!
Forum: RC Jets
06-28-2017, 01:33 AM
Replies: 423
Views: 37,280
Posted By kimhey

Looking good!

Looking good!
Forum: RC Jets
06-26-2017, 12:47 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 33,718
Posted By kimhey

Really enjoying these updates:) Thanks!

Really enjoying these updates:)

Thanks!
Forum: RC Jets
05-07-2017, 06:42 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 76,219
Posted By kimhey

No problem;) I removed the scale flap system,...

No problem;)
I removed the scale flap system, and hinged the flaps "traditionally", cut an access servo hatch in each wing. Pushrod for movement. Since I have no intention of attending scale...
Forum: RC Jets
05-04-2017, 08:05 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 76,219
Posted By kimhey

I short update... I had some turbine issues,...

I short update...
I had some turbine issues, and decided to install a JetsMunt 140xbl, instead of the 180. I had some 15-ish flights with the 180, and was a bit......interested...in how a 140 would...
Forum: RC Jets
04-11-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 471
Views: 76,219
Posted By kimhey

Hi Tore, slow rolls/loops/fly-bys are a real joy...

Hi Tore, slow rolls/loops/fly-bys are a real joy with this model. It looks so nice, that I must focus on not becomming a spectator....keep flying ;)

My C-arf Mig-15 had some 250-300 flights...
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