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Forum: Marketplace
06-10-2018, 06:18 PM
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Posted By faceman

Cessna 310

Selling a 3 flight old TF Cessna 310. Has twin OS 55AX's, Futaba s-9000 servos. Excellent to new condition. Only hanger rash is from me picking it up and putting my finger into one of the flaps skin...
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-24-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 505
Posted By faceman

Again. Great info Dick. I'm pretty partial to...

Again. Great info Dick. I'm pretty partial to Pulse battery's so I'll look through their inventory and see what fits the bill. Thanks again. Almost maiden time. Pretty excited!!
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-24-2014, 03:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 505
Posted By faceman

Dick. Got another question for ya if you don't...

Dick. Got another question for ya if you don't mind. I ended up getting the 60A ss ESC and the rimfire .80 for this plane. I'm a little confused about what battery to run. Is 25C the highest rating...
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-08-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 505
Posted By faceman

Gotcha. I should have made the connection with TT...

Gotcha. I should have made the connection with TT being thunder tiger. I have always heard their products were reliable. Would really like to try a Nitro TT 700 someday. right now I've got the bug...
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-05-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 505
Posted By faceman

Dick: Sounds like you are a pretty well...

Dick:

Sounds like you are a pretty well rounded pilot that fly's everything. I enjoy the tinkering of this hobby just as much as the flying. I suppose that's what drew me into helis 4 years ago....
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-05-2014, 02:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 505
Posted By faceman

Dick: Awesome information there. Thank you...

Dick:

Awesome information there. Thank you again. I agree with you on keeping things matching. I'll be grabbing the recommended SS ESC too then. That's terrible with Castle's brush off. They are...
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-04-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 505
Posted By faceman

Dick: Thanks for the reply. Will the recommended...

Dick: Thanks for the reply. Will the recommended great planes ESC be sufficient as well. I only have experience with Castle products, that is why I ask. Thanks again for the reply. I'll be ordering...
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-03-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 505
Posted By faceman

Help with great planes cap 580??

Putting together the Great Planes Matt Chapman Cap 580. Its the 53" wingspan model. It recommends a Rimfire .80 and a great planes ESC for it. I want to sport fly and do 3D with it. Is this motor and...
Forum: ARF or RTF
05-07-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 291
Posted By faceman

Great Planes 53" Matt Chapman Cap 580

Just picked one of these up and looking to go electric power on it. Want it mostly for sport and light 3D flying. Is the recommended rimfire .80 and the electrifly 60A esc up to the task or should I...
Forum: Gas Engines
01-17-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,813
Posted By faceman

David it sounds like we are thinking along the...

David it sounds like we are thinking along the same lines. I believe that is the direction I'm going to head. I'll just keep this old balsa bird for a display. Thanks for helping me make the right...
Forum: Gas Engines
01-16-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,813
Posted By faceman

Sorry guys kinda hacked my own thread here didn't...

Sorry guys kinda hacked my own thread here didn't I. I really appreciate all the insight though. Its great that the DLE 20 would be a drop in but I failed to mention that this CAP21 is just an...
Forum: Gas Engines
01-16-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,813
Posted By faceman

Guys I'm looking at costs to get this old bird in...

Guys I'm looking at costs to get this old bird in the air. Looks to me like around 400 more I could get a new redwing Sback 30CC and have all new stuff. Just trying to see where my money is best...
Forum: Gas Engines
01-13-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,813
Posted By faceman

Guys thanks for the feedback. I'm thinking I...

Guys thanks for the feedback. I'm thinking I wanted to try gas cause of the cheaper operating expense and I really hate the nitro residue. That more than the nitro costs drive me nuts. Looks like...
Forum: Gas Engines
01-13-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,813
Posted By faceman

what gas engine to replace OS 1.20 four stroke?

I have an older cap 21 plane that i was thinking of putting back in the air. I long ago sold off the os 1.20 fs that it had in it. Looking to see what gas engine would replace it size and power wise....
Forum: ARF or RTF
10-01-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,006
Posted By faceman

How is the Quality and service from Peak models? ...

How is the Quality and service from Peak models? Quality looks great in the pictures.
Forum: ARF or RTF
09-29-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,006
Posted By faceman

Drube: I just checked there and they are out of...

Drube: I just checked there and they are out of stock on that model. Being that I have never purchased one of these ARF's I'm worried about buying junk. Really unsure which kit to get
Forum: ARF or RTF
09-28-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,006
Posted By faceman

Guys have any of you tried skyline kits? I see a...

Guys have any of you tried skyline kits? I see a guy on ebay selling the Sbach 30CC for 299. Looks like a decent kit but I may be wrong.
Forum: ARF or RTF
09-26-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,006
Posted By faceman

Thanks for the info guys. Much appreciated.

Thanks for the info guys. Much appreciated.
Forum: ARF or RTF
09-24-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,006
Posted By faceman

Hobby King Sbach 30CC

Looking to get one of these planes as a winter build. Never bought from hobby king but am curious as to the quality of the arf kits from them. I'm reading mixed reviews. I'm not looking for static...
06-16-2012, 02:50 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,141
Posted By faceman

RE: o,s, 32 max

Man I'm reading these posts and you guys are really into this speed thing. Wow thats awesome. Guys like you guys are what manufacturers should be looking at to produce the products you want. Should...
06-14-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,141
Posted By faceman

RE: o,s, 32 max

raptor I would be very interested to see that Kobra built. after reading this post I was looking at mine and wondering how to put retracts in it. Then it hit me too tail dragger!! Hmmm. Is it...
06-14-2012, 01:55 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,141
Posted By faceman

RE: o,s, 32 max

No biggie raptor I extracted what I need from the conversation. Thanks again have 2 of those apc props coming. Just curious how do you land the plane with no gear under it? Do you get it close and...
06-13-2012, 03:02 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,141
Posted By faceman

RE: o,s, 32 max

Guys, why the bickering back and forth. Isn't this suppose to be a hobby we can ENJOY? (Man do I sound like an old man!!) Thanks again for the help on the props. And to me anything over 100 is plenty...
06-12-2012, 02:29 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,141
Posted By faceman

RE: o,s, 32 max

airraptor

Wow is all I can say about that video. That thing is insanely fast. I'll give that prop a try as well.
06-11-2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 8,141
Posted By faceman

RE: o,s, 32 max

Speed racer I flew the plane 3 times with a 10 x 6 prop on it. It seemed to perform ok but was much better coming from a dive. Seemed like the motor wound up more. Found an online manuel and it said...
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