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  1. 2142690Here is a pic of my plane from Top Gun,...

    2142690Here is a pic of my plane from Top Gun, before it was lost to a bad landing and subsequent repair. Gonna redo the current Ziroli to the same scheme.
  2. Hey Jerry, I have been for the past few years. ...

    Hey Jerry, I have been for the past few years. Trying to work my way up the chain. I started in the ProAm Class. I mainly enjoy the competition and the comraderie, I know I am never gonna win, but...
  3. Please add me to your group I am a big Skyraider...

    Please add me to your group I am a big Skyraider fan. Currently have a Ziroli and an ESM Skyraider. My favorite one was a big one I lost at Top Gun as few years ago built from a fiberglass kit...
  4. Well if the FAA is going to call our RC planes...

    Well if the FAA is going to call our RC planes "drones" and relate them to full size aviation, should we not then be allowed to use airport facilities, just the like the full size planes? Since most...
  5. Thread: A-7

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    Now that might be something available in the...

    Now that might be something available in the future.
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    If you have a local farmer's co-op you can call...

    If you have a local farmer's co-op you can call them and they may be able to put you in touch with some farmers who might be willing to sell or rent you a place on the edge of pasture land. one of my...
  7. Jerry, glad to hear you and your son are doing...

    Jerry, glad to hear you and your son are doing well. We are getting old. My son now lives in OKC. He and his wife are expecting our first grandchild in April! Take care and tell Jonathan I said...
  8. ANyone headed east toward Atlanta from the Austin Texas area?

    I am trying to get some parts of a fuselage from Austin Texas area to somewhere near me in Alabama. I will pay for your gas if you are willing to help me out. I am in no big hurry and if you are...
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    The exhaust stacks were made by Tam. I think they...

    The exhaust stacks were made by Tam. I think they are the same ones that fit the Jetcat turboprop. I cut them and shortened them up for my purposes. Have not run the engine yet, maybe this coming...
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    I don't have a build thread. It is 144 inch WS,...

    I don't have a build thread. It is 144 inch WS, weighs in the neighborhood of 38 pounds. All scratchbuilt from Duane Habets plans. Ply, foam, balsa, glassed, with CF inside for strength. The wheels...
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    It will be a P-51 style spinner, three blade,...

    It will be a P-51 style spinner, three blade, 4.25 inch diameter. I sent them a blade so they could custom cut it. You need 50% of the material remaining in order for the spinner to be flightworthy...
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    Thanks I checked the bolts when I got home and...

    Thanks I checked the bolts when I got home and actually both are already drilled. At least one of them fits a 10/32 screw. Not sure how I overlooked it. Appreciate you guys pointing it out to me.
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    k sonn, Your spinner or your engine came with a...

    k sonn, Your spinner or your engine came with a bolt? My engine came with two bolts, neither of which are drilled for a spinner. I could make one with access to a lathe, but Tru Turn offered one with...
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    David, I just got the Biela prop which is...

    David, I just got the Biela prop which is supposed to be the preferred prop for the engine. It says it is a 24 x22 3 blade. Have sent one of them to Tru Turn to have a spinner cut for it. Does anyone...
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    That is mine. It is an 802-U, the military...

    That is mine. It is an 802-U, the military version of the 802, or Fire Boss. They basically took the payload capability of an 802 and added some pylon for missiles, and a bmob release. My plane is...
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    Yep, it is a scam. I have even had the old...

    Yep, it is a scam. I have even had the old PayPal, pick it up in person played on before as well. There is no such thing as fool proof to a talented fool.
  17. Unfortunately I think it is all about "who" you...

    Unfortunately I think it is all about "who" you ask. The airport where I usually go to fly my jets was recently visited by the local "FAA official" who told him that RC operations within five miles...
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    Well if nothing else this drone issue has...

    Well if nothing else this drone issue has certainly stimulated new weapon development. But I notice the story also refers to "planes".......
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    I am running the KT K60TP unit. Like I said have...

    I am running the KT K60TP unit. Like I said have not run it yet, and am not sure what the Biella prop is, but I do remember that it is around the 24 inch size, but I probably got the pitch wrong. ...
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    Still waiting on the prop from Biella for mine. ...

    Still waiting on the prop from Biella for mine. Supposedly they are making or releasing a prop appropritate for this engine. I am anxious to run mine. The prop is supposed to be either a three or...
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    Like Gomer Pyle once said..."Fool me once, shame...

    Like Gomer Pyle once said..."Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me"......Looking at the history of this company and the results of their previous exploits should speak for itself.
  22. Thread: one of ours

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    Man that sucks LCS. Glad to hear you are OK. And...

    Man that sucks LCS. Glad to hear you are OK. And I sympathize with, I would go into a burning house to save my dog as well. I assume you lost your modeling equipment, and I have extra stuff like...
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    I may try to come up as well. If nothing else I...

    I may try to come up as well. If nothing else I might could fly into the airport and have Justin pick me up.
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    If OBL had surrounded himself with modelers who...

    If OBL had surrounded himself with modelers who would sell their soul for a new Lipo or a bottle of Zap, he would have been outed before the day was out....haha. If anyone knows these guys they are...
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    There is now a bounty on the head of the illegal...

    There is now a bounty on the head of the illegal operators in California. It is getting serious now. Look for the hammer to fall soon, and my guess is that those who have been doing this are going...
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