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Forum: Beginners
06-30-2019, 04:13 AM
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Posted By shd3920

Fuel proofing over paint

I would like to paint my plane with a lacquer based paint and need to know what can I use over it to fuelproof it from nitro?
I covered with polyspan and nitrate dope.

Thank you.

Steve
12-17-2017, 02:15 PM
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Views: 1,134
Posted By shd3920

Help me find a replacement motor and electronics

Hello, I have a Mini Trainstar Super Cub Piper J-3 with a 6-axis and self-stabilization that I need to replace the bad motor and servo/ESC/receiver tray.

- Wingspan: 15.7" (400mm)
- Length: 12.2"...
Forum: Beginners
08-15-2017, 07:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 591
Posted By shd3920

.15 ARF trainer

I am looking for a .15 electric (or .15 glow that Is easy to convert) ARF trainer for my Turnigy 950KV G15 motor.
Any suggestions?

Thank you
Forum: Beginners
05-11-2017, 06:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By shd3920

And what size gas motor and tank would that take?

And what size gas motor and tank would that take?
Forum: Beginners
05-03-2017, 08:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 413
Posted By shd3920

Herr Piper Cub #109 glow conversion

What size motor, fuel tank, servos to transform this kit to a glow? Thank you.

Super Cub W/Floats Piper#109 Herr Balsa Wood Model Airplane Kit Rubber Power | eBay...
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Views: 433
Posted By shd3920

Reversed motor???

I attempted to reverse the shaft on my Turnigy 300 brushless motor as I do not want to use the prop saver that can not be removed. I want to use the prop adapter but I could not slide the shaft...
Forum: Kit Building
04-04-2017, 10:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 262
Posted By shd3920

Park flyer, no covering???

I have this park flyer that weighs less than 8oz when completed that is a solid sheeted frame. Can I skip the covering process and simply paint it?

What paint would be best to keep it light,...
Forum: Kit Building
04-01-2017, 02:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 387
Posted By shd3920

Covering not sticking

I have Coverite material that will not stick. I want to apply an additional adhesive on the frame but do not want to pay the shipping cost for a 8oz can of Balsarite. Is there a replacement adhesive...
Replies: 5
Views: 869
Posted By shd3920

Thank you for the quick response. The ESC is...

Thank you for the quick response. The ESC is 12amps. The ESC wire awg is 20
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Views: 869
Posted By shd3920

Motor wires thinner than ESC wires, please HELP

I have a 10gram electric motor that has very thin wires, thinner than the 12amp ESC wires (by at least double) The ESC is 20awg. Can the 20awg ESC wires be soldered directly to the thinner motor...
Forum: Beginners
02-15-2016, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 617
Posted By shd3920

What is this?

I purchased this kit a few years ago and I do not remember the model name or manufacturer. I thought it was a Guillows kit but I can not find anything resembling it.

I would like to purchase...
Forum: Beginners
01-21-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By shd3920

I found out that a Futaba Skysport 4 buddy box...

I found out that a Futaba Skysport 4 buddy box (first two photos) has a square plug end and the Futaba Conquest TX (third photo) has a round plug end. So the trainer cord (link below) would work with...
Forum: Beginners
01-21-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By shd3920

I always thought that the flying instructors of...

I always thought that the flying instructors of the club supplied the 'instructor' transmitter and the student used their transmitter as the 'student' buddy box. So you are telling me that to use my...
Forum: Beginners
01-21-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By shd3920

These the cords you talking about? ...

These the cords you talking about?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Futaba-MDTC-Trainer-Cord-Micro-to-Round-Plug-/121537659930?pt=Radio_Control_Parts_Accessories&hash=item1c4c35841a

Still a deal for me....
Forum: Beginners
01-21-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,146
Posted By shd3920

Classic TXs still used?

I have an opportunity to purchase either of two Futaba transmitters, cheap, and I need to know before-hand if either are still accepted at a flying field and do they still have the proper trainer...
12-17-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,389
Posted By shd3920

I wanted the Turnigy Park480 850 KV motor but the...

I wanted the Turnigy Park480 850 KV motor but the one they shipped was a Turnigy Park480 1020kv.
Lowest recommended prop for this motor is 10x7, which building the kit according to plans would be...
Forum: Beginners
12-11-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,168
Posted By shd3920

How can a single conversion read a dual...

How can a single conversion read a dual conversion tho?
Forum: Beginners
12-11-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,168
Posted By shd3920

Hitec receiver

Will this dual conversion receiver work with the Max6 JR single conversion transmitter?
http://www.ebay.com/itm/151506948367?_trksid=p2055119.m1438.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT...
12-10-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,389
Posted By shd3920

I thank you all for your help and advice. I have...

I thank you all for your help and advice. I have ordered the Turnigy Park 480. Now I need a 30amp ESC and 2000+ battery pack or two.

If anyone is interested I think I may want to do a build thread...
12-10-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,389
Posted By shd3920

Looks as though the Rimfire 28-30-1450 Outrunner...

Looks as though the Rimfire 28-30-1450 Outrunner Brushless is discontinued (bummer, was a perfect match) so looks like I will have to go with the Hobbyking.
12-09-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,389
Posted By shd3920

Could you recommend commercial landing gear that...

Could you recommend commercial landing gear that would serve the purpose? I want the traditional wire gear. Please include a link..
I am torn between the two motors and would like more opinions from...
12-09-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,389
Posted By shd3920

The higher the KV the longer the flight time?

The higher the KV the longer the flight time?
12-09-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,389
Posted By shd3920

It would need to be extended by about 3/4 inch....

It would need to be extended by about 3/4 inch. The only gears I have will raise it by 2 inches. I think that would be too much. and I would like to keep it looking as stock as possible. To keep the...
12-09-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,389
Posted By shd3920

The minimum size prop for that motor is 9. The...

The minimum size prop for that motor is 9. The max this plane can take is 7. A 7 would not work for this motor.
12-09-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,389
Posted By shd3920

That is a beauty of a plane horton. Looks like...

That is a beauty of a plane horton. Looks like you did not use the stock landing gear (the ones that lay flat across the fuselage) and used your own to lift the fuselage front up more.

I do not...
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