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Forum: Q-500 Racing
01-09-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,944
Posted By whiskey29

OMG, I thought I have posted a reply last...

OMG, I thought I have posted a reply last year.... It didnt send correctly..
Any way thanks for the Dave Norman's thing, I recalled I have read them before, and just aware of it again after you...
Forum: Q-500 Racing
12-14-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,944
Posted By whiskey29

Ahh thank you for the replies :) I did add some...

Ahh thank you for the replies :)
I did add some weight on the wing tip to balance the plane,
so it should be heavier on the left ?
Thanks for the link, I will have to try it this sunday.
I will...
12-12-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,245
Posted By whiskey29

Thanks for the information. I should have but it...

Thanks for the information. I should have but it back then :)
So basically its a nozzle with flat base with rubber that hold the plastic in a channel with rubber as well? I wonder if oring would...
12-10-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,245
Posted By whiskey29

That's an awesome neat idea, thanks for sharing. ...

That's an awesome neat idea, thanks for sharing.
I was going to build one, an purchased ez vacuum instead, when I learned I need the vacuum switch.
I don't think I can get that kind of "quick...
Forum: Q-500 Racing
12-08-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,944
Posted By whiskey29

Seems no one flying pylon anymore :) I got...

Seems no one flying pylon anymore :)

I got 2nd place at last week regional championship that paves the road for national champs here, not good enough with my flying to secure the place :)
The...
Forum: Q-500 Racing
12-01-2018, 03:23 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,944
Posted By whiskey29

By the way, can some one share a correct...

By the way, can some one share a correct incidence from engine, wing and tail ?
I have to trim down.....
Replies: 87
Views: 16,314
Posted By whiskey29

Hi, how about in the mixer page, add a second mix...

Hi, how about in the mixer page, add a second mix to the throttle channel. set the weight, and set to replace then assign a switch to it.
Forum: Q-500 Racing
11-27-2018, 03:53 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,944
Posted By whiskey29

Hi, Finally got one ready for upcoming race....

Hi,
Finally got one ready for upcoming race. Our rule allowed for 1 inch wing, i thought it changed to new rule that it must be 30mm and I finished one seeker, turns out this coming race still uses...
11-25-2018, 08:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

Hi Jim, Currently we are preparing for a...

Hi Jim,
Currently we are preparing for a regional competition in early December, so all efforts and focus are used for preparing for the competition.
We will resume working on the plane, mid...
Forum: Aerodynamics
11-23-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 438
Posted By whiskey29

Thank you for the replies. I could not agree...

Thank you for the replies.

I could not agree more practice, practice and practice is a good key to success,
however, good equipment must follow, right ?

I forgot to mention that the local...
Forum: Aerodynamics
11-23-2018, 08:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 438
Posted By whiskey29

touch n go airfoil recommendation

Hi,

I was delegated a task to build a plane for touch n go competition,
I know I need to build it light so I can do tighter turns for landing,
Initially I was going to build the model with wide...
Forum: Q-500 Racing
11-14-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,866
Posted By whiskey29

Hi Stone I am sorry for the long reply, I have...

Hi Stone I am sorry for the long reply,
I have forgotten about this for a while :)
I got one 46FX and I did replace the liner and piston from asp, which I believe is chrome,
I havent fly the...
11-05-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

I printed negative mold for the spacewalker, the...

I printed negative mold for the spacewalker, the surface is not smooth and I know it will requires me do do some filling later with the final product.
So I printed another smaller cowl for...
11-01-2018, 02:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

Fits rather nice ! ...

Fits rather nice !
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/800x600/114_ac4883d73fb0f7760a4c0013f7433311afc81e18.jpg...
10-31-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

Thanks, may be not too scale, I will work on...

Thanks, may be not too scale, I will work on getting it a bit more scale after test flight.

The fuse wing and stabs were sent to a friend, he will do the covering for me, The other spacewalker in...
10-30-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 584
Posted By whiskey29

I do salvage my lipo by removing puffed pack, I...

I do salvage my lipo by removing puffed pack, I do it for friends all the time,
The only reason is its very difficult to get lipo here, not to mention its super expensive.
The procedure is not for...
10-14-2018, 04:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

Progress!!! I needed latch for the hatch,...

Progress!!!

I needed latch for the hatch, however its no where to buy here, I downloaded from Thingiverse but its too big, I recreated it with my needed dimension, and had to use my daughters hair...
10-11-2018, 03:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

Hatch is done. The weight is 61 grams all balsa,...

Hatch is done. The weight is 61 grams all balsa, I am happy with it.
The skin is made of 3mm balsa, didnt wrap it long enough but the balsa is soft enough to bent.
I need to make some hatch latch ...
10-05-2018, 06:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

I slowly will :) Not much building time next...

I slowly will :)

Not much building time next week, I must travel for 3 days to visit a really close friend for her dad's funeral. Her dad and brother got hit by a cab in front of a hospital lobby...
09-29-2018, 11:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

Spent 10 days last week building SeaFury that has...

Spent 10 days last week building SeaFury that has been waiting in my garage for months 2262137
Flew great with retracts, flaps and everything, it required 11 channel 2262137. I used taranis for...
09-19-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

RCPilot100 thank you for the kind words and...

RCPilot100 thank you for the kind words and picture. I never actually know the person whom designed spacewalker until today and I love that US trainer color, it looks great in it.
I definitely going...
09-15-2018, 06:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

I finished the elevator this afternoon... It took...

I finished the elevator this afternoon... It took me almost 2 hours.. too slow but I enjoyed it haha.
I love the sandwiching thinner balsa part to form the shape of the elevator, should have done...
09-14-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

I have been learning Fusion 360 for the past 3...

I have been learning Fusion 360 for the past 3 weeks.
I managed to draw the cowl in 3D and made a negative mold from it. I plan to 3D print negative mold.

I am sure its difficult to make smooth...
09-12-2018, 03:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

@rcpilot100 Awesome picture, the aerial shot are...

@rcpilot100 Awesome picture, the aerial shot are awesome !!!! It looks great ! Thanks for the pictures.
At 105 w/s it makes the one I am making a lot smaller. How much fuel does that engine drink...
09-02-2018, 05:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 921
Posted By whiskey29

16 days and I only got this far :( However,...

16 days and I only got this far :(
However, progress is progress.

I didn't like how thick the balsa I use for the truss.
The fuse weighted 393 grams, I thin out the truss and saved 16 grams....
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