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Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 01-14-2018, 11:52 AM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Down at the bottom of the "Quick Reply" box is a...

Down at the bottom of the "Quick Reply" box is a button that says "Go Advanced". Click that one and then scroll down to the "Manage Attachments" button in the Additional Options section. Click on...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 12-12-2017, 11:36 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
I can provide drawings Jim if you would like to...

I can provide drawings Jim if you would like to build your own. I'm trying to find the time to put one together for a Byron Corsair project I've got waiting on the shelf. I've built three or four...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 08-15-2017, 11:37 AM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Maybe use a contour guage and copy the shape from...

Maybe use a contour guage and copy the shape from the undamaged wing panel?
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 03-19-2017, 10:28 AM
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Posted By Chad Veich
These pics of the Museum of Flight FG-1D were...

These pics of the Museum of Flight FG-1D were provided to me by a friend. If you would like the original photos in much higher resolution they are available for the asking. cwveich@cwvmodels.com
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Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 01-06-2017, 10:48 AM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Dave Schwirian at Scale Specialties makes the...

Dave Schwirian at Scale Specialties makes the nicest dummy radials and static propellers available for those who might be in the market.

http://www.scalespecialties.com/
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 12-23-2016, 10:14 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
...and to all a good night! Sorry, couldn't...

...and to all a good night!

Sorry, couldn't help myself. Insert Santa Claus emoticon here.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-10-2016, 05:22 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
I did receive both of your messages Steve, just...

I did receive both of your messages Steve, just so you know. I did not get an email notification from RCU though so I guess I may need to check my settings. Glad you were able to use the...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 03-29-2016, 12:30 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Plan is based on the design by Earl Aune but has...

Plan is based on the design by Earl Aune but has been modified some to make it more scale. Earl is the "fellow out in Washington" mentioned by Bob T. and he may still offer the fully built and...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 03-22-2016, 04:35 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
If you guys are not in a huge rush I can probably...

If you guys are not in a huge rush I can probably make up a run of instrument panels to fit the TF Corsair. They are not as detailed as the IFLYTAILIES offering but they won't be near as expensive...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 03-16-2016, 09:19 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Bob has me covered Steve but your generosity is...

Bob has me covered Steve but your generosity is very much appreciated. Model airplane guys are good people! :)
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 03-11-2016, 06:39 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
It's always a pleasure dealing with you Bob,...

It's always a pleasure dealing with you Bob, you're a true gentleman. Please shoot me an email if you find the plans and I will be glad to cover any costs incurred. I am trying to settle on which...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 03-11-2016, 01:28 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Hey Corsair builders, any of you gents have a set...

Hey Corsair builders, any of you gents have a set of fuselage plans that are excess to your needs? I picked up a partially built kit but no fuse plans were included. TIA!

Chad Veich...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 04-14-2015, 09:11 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Current build? You mean to say it's possible to...

Current build? You mean to say it's possible to be working on just ONE airplane at a time?!!! :) Unfortunately I'm not getting much time on any of my own projects at the moment as I am...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 04-13-2015, 11:46 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
I don't recall having ever used machine screws...

I don't recall having ever used machine screws for mounting retracts. Sheet metal screws work nicely with little chance of them backing out. My .02 cents of course.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 04-07-2015, 09:25 AM
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Posted By Chad Veich
The Top Flite airplane is approximately 1:5.7...

The Top Flite airplane is approximately 1:5.7 scale so still closer to 1/6 than to 1/5. A true 1/5 scale Corsair would have a span of 98.4 inches. It's a big airplane!
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 04-03-2015, 04:30 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
That's it Steve. If you want a full size PDF...

That's it Steve. If you want a full size PDF copy just say the word.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 04-03-2015, 03:57 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Steve, I have a plan for scale tail feathers...

Steve,

I have a plan for scale tail feathers for the Corsair which may be of some use for modifying the existing kit tail to be more scale in appearance if you do not wish to build an entirely...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 03-24-2015, 05:57 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Full scale has a diameter of 32" so the TF...

Full scale has a diameter of 32" so the TF airplane would need a 5 1/2" wheel to be near scale.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 12-27-2014, 08:20 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you and...

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you and yours too Bob! I was not aware that you had mispelled my name anywhere and I wouldn't have been offended if I had known so no problem. Regarding the TF...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 12-26-2014, 09:46 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
My .02 cents if it is worth that much. If your...

My .02 cents if it is worth that much. If your expectation is to end up with a model that has the same level of scale fidelity as the Taylor airplane then you would probably be better off to build...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 09-02-2014, 12:29 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Drop Dave Schwirian at Scale Specialties a note...

Drop Dave Schwirian at Scale Specialties a note regarding static scale props (and dummy radials if you need one) for your big Corsair. There ain't none better, IMHO.
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Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 08-21-2014, 12:46 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
This one may have some useable info: ...

This one may have some useable info: http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/rc-warbirds-warplanes-200/10691035-top-flite-gs-corsair-plug-wings.html
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 08-21-2014, 12:45 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
Here is the thread that Bob is referring to: ...

Here is the thread that Bob is referring to: http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/rc-scale-aircraft-169/7335038-1-6-scale-f4u-corsair-group-build.html
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 08-17-2014, 10:44 PM
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Posted By Chad Veich
I will certainly put up a thread but it's going...

I will certainly put up a thread but it's going to be down the road a bit. Too many projects on the bench already!





Thanks Bob! I actually had a TFGS Corsair kit many years ago but traded...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 08-17-2014, 10:22 AM
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Posted By Chad Veich
I have apparently joined the brotherhood of TFGS...

I have apparently joined the brotherhood of TFGS Corsair owners with the acquisition of a partially built airframe. Wing is primarily framed and looks well done and the tail feathers were started...
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