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Forum: RC Jets
10-30-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 334
Posted By Ron S

Very impressive, it sounds... I'd like to go...

Very impressive, it sounds... I'd like to go visit your seat parts! :)
I assume the seat parts were made with SLS process? (Powder resin, laser cured)
Forum: RC Jets
10-07-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 771
Posted By Ron S

Yes, Issue = tree. An evil tree at that, dropping...

Yes, Issue = tree. An evil tree at that, dropping all it's leaves so it would think I wouldn't see it. The evil trick worked!
Still interested in a comparison of Pirotti build versus CompARF build...
Forum: RC Jets
10-06-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 771
Posted By Ron S

Let us know how the construction/finish looks...

Let us know how the construction/finish looks when you get it, compared to the original Pirotti model... I had run into an "issue" with mine ( :( ) - wouldn't mind getting a replacement. I was very...
Forum: RC Jets
09-22-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,129
Posted By Ron S

Thanks for the additional Fishbed pics, Pat! :) I...

Thanks for the additional Fishbed pics, Pat! :) I don't have pics with it flying with the rocket launchers, and now I do. :-)
Forum: RC Jets
09-11-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,129
Posted By Ron S

Late on posting here, but the event was a lot of...

Late on posting here, but the event was a lot of fun. Lots of heat for everybody, too! :cool: Thanks to all of the sponsors for the event - most went home with goodies, all went home with sunburn......
Forum: RC Jets
09-07-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,452
Posted By Ron S

A delta wing model such as the Skyray could - I...

A delta wing model such as the Skyray could - I suspect quite easily - perform a level 1g flight at 20 degrees AoA. Past 10-12 degrees or so, the wing would be generating vortex lift to get to that...
Forum: RC Jets
09-02-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,129
Posted By Ron S

Clay, are you suggesting the firemen exaggerate...

Clay, are you suggesting the firemen exaggerate like fishermen? :D :D

Diesel - MiG flew. :) It can be a handful, but it'll be at Waco in a couple days as long as it fits in my vehicle with my...
Forum: RC Jets
08-18-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 18,275
Posted By Ron S

These pics are a few days old now, but Yeahbaby...

These pics are a few days old now, but Yeahbaby Buck G finally got a chance to fly his Camo F-4, at the HOTMAC field in Waco TX. Test flights went good. :cool: Hopefully we'll get another chance to...
Forum: RC Jets
07-29-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 11,857
Posted By Ron S

5th Annual Louisiana Jet Rally! Sponsored by the...

5th Annual Louisiana Jet Rally! Sponsored by the Shreveport SHARKS club.
October 18-19, 2019. New location: Minden Airport - a full scale airport about a half hour East of Shreveport, Louisiana....
Forum: RC Jets
07-14-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 25,221
Posted By Ron S

I agree with you, Jack. I think today is the last...

I agree with you, Jack. I think today is the last day of the event (or yesterday), and we're at page 9. This is the only page with a few pics from this year's event so far - all are from 2018. And...
Forum: RC Jets
05-08-2019, 12:06 PM
Replies: 261
Views: 54,943
Posted By Ron S

Pretty airplane, Barry! (And Mirce Models!...)...

Pretty airplane, Barry! (And Mirce Models!...) Hope to see it at Waco this year! :cool:
And finally, pics of one model from Top Gun... :confused:
Forum: RC Jets
05-08-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 805
Posted By Ron S

It's been raining cats and dogs in the Fort Worth...

It's been raining cats and dogs in the Fort Worth area... I was planning on being at the event Friday/Saturday, but until then I'll be monitoring the weather... :(
Forum: RC Jets
04-09-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 19,188
Posted By Ron S

The 18SZ does have a talking timer - its just not...

The 18SZ does have a talking timer - its just not in the manual when I purchased mine... I had a friend (who somehow knew about it) set up one of my models with it... :D
Forum: RC Jets
03-31-2019, 06:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 366
Posted By Ron S

I flew Thurs and Friday and had fun, but also...

I flew Thurs and Friday and had fun, but also left Friday nite, just in case the weather went south. I did not drive thru bad weather, so perhaps the weather stayed good for Saturday... :o
Forum: RC Jets
03-22-2019, 06:53 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 18,275
Posted By Ron S

I resurrected this thread because we are starting...

I resurrected this thread because we are starting flying season again. Plus, it's a cool thread! A few pages back on this tread, Pat Fernandez threw out the idea of building Zuni rocket launchers for...
Forum: RC Jets
03-19-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,574
Posted By Ron S

Lotsa nice flying jets at the event! :) And nice...

Lotsa nice flying jets at the event! :) And nice pics of Pumpkin versus the Hornet! Considering I left my place during a big windstorm, and fearing the worst for weather, the weather turned out 90%...
Forum: RC Jets
03-12-2019, 07:35 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,574
Posted By Ron S

I'm packing as we speak. :cool: Also, I'll...

I'm packing as we speak. :cool:

Also, I'll be bringing my stash of RSMP goodies, if anyone is currently doing installation work on a model. UAT holders, battery holders, etc.

For Skymaster F-4...
Forum: RC Jets
03-03-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,574
Posted By Ron S

Thanks Ralph! :) My registration goes in the mail...

Thanks Ralph! :) My registration goes in the mail tomorrow. :D
Forum: RC Jets
02-22-2019, 07:52 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 28,035
Posted By Ron S

That is a cool video, SJN! :cool: I wonder if the...

That is a cool video, SJN! :cool: I wonder if the prop plane is a Fairey Gannett??
As Buck pointed out to me, that vid shows a great comparison of the size of the Buccaneer relative to the F-4......
Forum: RC Jets
02-06-2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,574
Posted By Ron S

I missed last year... But I will try to make it...

I missed last year... But I will try to make it this time around though! :cool:
Forum: RC Jets
01-29-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 28,986
Posted By Ron S

Mugu, you are working this project at an...

Mugu, you are working this project at an incredible rate! Amazing!! Good Luck! :cool:
Forum: Aerodynamics
01-17-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 951
Posted By Ron S

I read that article also - had to reread it 2-3...

I read that article also - had to reread it 2-3 times to figure out why he used the word Inertia. I believe he was incorrect. I believe he was talking about the weight of the wing, which makes more...
Forum: RC Jets
12-25-2018, 01:49 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,709
Posted By Ron S

Thanks for the input, guys. :) I had also made a...

Thanks for the input, guys. :) I had also made a test harness for my ER-40s, in which I used an old 5 cell JR NiCd pack. I just tested it on my new gear and they work fine with the ER-50s. I needed...
Forum: RC Jets
12-24-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,709
Posted By Ron S

Reviving this old thread, only because it seems...

Reviving this old thread, only because it seems there are a few Electron Retract experts out there. :cool:

I just picked up a set of ER-50s. The ER-40s I have in my Rebel work great. With the 40s,...
Forum: RC Jets
12-21-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,936
Posted By Ron S

Nice looking model from the pics on the...

Nice looking model from the pics on the website... :cool: Fancy landing gear! Also incorporating some of the lower doors... That all has impact on cost!
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