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Forum: Twin & Multi Engine RC Aircraft 10-27-2017, 07:22 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Cool, thank you.

Cool, thank you.
Forum: Twin & Multi Engine RC Aircraft 10-27-2017, 04:45 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Do you know if there are plans available for...

Do you know if there are plans available for this? While I always thought it would be cool to build a the 2-40, a 2-60 is more in line with what I would like to build.
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Posted By vertical grimmace
With this being the case, it seems odd that you...

With this being the case, it seems odd that you would still have soo many large servos with Karbonite gears. Is there a warning with these servos not to use them with gas engines?
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Posted By vertical grimmace
A little update.. I dropped off my radio with...

A little update.. I dropped off my radio with USPS Saturday, and it it now on it's way back! Should have it by Saturday. All I can say is that is some really good service! $29 including shipping! ...
Forum: Futaba Radios Direct support forum 10-07-2017, 06:11 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Futaba 6L buddy box compatibility?

A friend of mine brought out a new 6L radio today and I tried to buddy box it to my 9C and it would not work. I had to conclude that the large disparity in voltage requirements is the reason. The...
Forum: Beginners 09-28-2017, 07:06 AM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Thanks for the info gmeyers. Did the anhedral...

Thanks for the info gmeyers. Did the anhedral on the stab work out as expected? It would seem to have been a passing trend, but pattern has changed a lot over the years and the designs need to...
Forum: Beginners 09-27-2017, 02:25 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
How does the UFO fly? Looks great to me. I am...

How does the UFO fly? Looks great to me. I am a taildragger guy. I am hoping I can make it this way without the stab dragging. Otherwise I will bite he bullet and build it stock with retracts.
Forum: Beginners 09-27-2017, 12:31 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Does anyone know what "UFO" means, other than...

Does anyone know what "UFO" means, other than the typical definition? Or did it mean anything? I have plans coming for this one and will do a scratch build. Going to get foam core set from...
Forum: RC Combat 09-25-2017, 07:05 AM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
So is the .25 FX II the same as a .25 AX? It...

So is the .25 FX II the same as a .25 AX? It does not seem either was made available in the U.S. for very long or if at all. The OS website and Tower show the .25 FX as discontinued. Funny, RC...
Forum: RC Combat 09-24-2017, 08:16 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
How does it run? Looks like it has the needle...

How does it run? Looks like it has the needle angled back, like the AX series.
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Thanks for the info. I plan to ship it out this...

Thanks for the info. I plan to ship it out this week.
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Bonehead move with battery

The other night I made a serious bonehead move. I plugged my TX battery in to the TX with the polarity the wrong way. Needless to say, the magic smoke appeared, and my TX is now dead. I plan to...
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Ok, I will check. Thanks

Ok, I will check. Thanks
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Posted By vertical grimmace
A9 with Minima rx?

I have an A9 TX and I cannot get my module to glow blue to bind Minima RXers. Any ideas or suggestions? will these RXers work with the A9?
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 08-30-2017, 04:13 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Yeah, that is how I always did it. My memory...

Yeah, that is how I always did it. My memory seems to be telling me though that I had less trouble with my 1st triplane before I used expo. It has been a long time though (12 years) So I am going...
Forum: Giant Scale Aircraft - General 08-29-2017, 06:26 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Fokker triplane rudder throw?

After reading the article in the current AMA mag about taking off, it got me thinking about my 1/4 scale triplane. It is a bear on the ground on take offs. I had full rudder travel and high expo....
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 08-25-2017, 07:01 AM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
I wonder who that Gunny sgt. is on Daves plane?...

I wonder who that Gunny sgt. is on Daves plane? !!!
Forum: Gas Engines 06-07-2017, 04:19 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Well, the verdict is in. Funny how you try...

Well, the verdict is in. Funny how you try everything your experience tells you to do, and you get help from your fellow modelers, and the problem still does not get solved. Well, Tom told me one...
Forum: Gas Engines 05-25-2017, 02:23 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Tom told me he will run the engine before he...

Tom told me he will run the engine before he ships it. I had to do this once before with a DLE 30 when they were new. It would just not tune out properly. This was back when Jedi Jodi worked there....
Forum: Gas Engines 05-24-2017, 01:47 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/facebook.comWell,...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/facebook.comWell, I tried everything I know, and it just does the same thing. Ended up with the low needle out 5 turns. One of the great things about Valley View is...
Forum: Gas Engines 05-23-2017, 07:04 AM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
Greg, I wonder if I put my heat gun to it to...

Greg, I wonder if I put my heat gun to it to warm it up if that might help? I might need to richen the low needle some. I may get out and try flipping it tonight.
Forum: Gas Engines 05-21-2017, 05:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 568
Posted By vertical grimmace
That is the way it acts. As if it would just...

That is the way it acts. As if it would just start, then it would not be a problem. Like priming the pump. This is a time when I wish I had a big starter. That way I could get it to suck the...
Forum: Gas Engines 05-20-2017, 06:29 PM
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Posted By vertical grimmace
RCGF 60 twin won't start?

I just got a new 60 cc RCGF engine that I cannot get to run. It primes out fine, following the typical starting procedure, then after opening the choke, it will fire twice, but burns up the prime...
Forum: Classic RC Pattern Flying 05-07-2017, 07:40 PM
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Views: 173,011
Posted By vertical grimmace
Yes, they do great work. I got 2 Super Satan CL...

Yes, they do great work. I got 2 Super Satan CL combat models from them.
Forum: Classic RC Pattern Flying 05-07-2017, 09:09 AM
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Views: 173,011
Posted By vertical grimmace
I agree. Nobody ever complained about the lack...

I agree. Nobody ever complained about the lack of parts until the Arf era. I only bought mine with the idea that it was disposable. There could be a time when the Arfs are more scarce than kits....
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