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02-05-2019, 12:39 AM
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Posted By sjhanc

OK, I understood that he was quoting for P 51 B...

OK, I understood that he was quoting for P 51 B fuselage and parts, you are asking for Spitfire parts, they probably have different costs. I compared the cost of the P 51 B parts and a wood kit from...
02-04-2019, 09:53 PM
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Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

Prekin, I'm guessing that the price he gave you...

Prekin,
I'm guessing that the price he gave you is in EUROs, I would go with the LAST quote he sent. Without seeing the actual invoices I couldn't tell which should be correct. Ask him to clarify.
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02-03-2019, 02:14 AM
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Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

I don't remember the exact amount, somewhere...

I don't remember the exact amount, somewhere around $550 USD. You can contact him at Vic Catalasan vic@vicrc.com> for current pricing. It took about 3 weeks to build and ship the fuselage. I also...
01-30-2019, 04:20 AM
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Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1920x1080/vlcsnap_2019_01_30_05h22m16s107_9a8de5585708e83fa9b32d66bb7bba6b3114b3f8.jpg...
01-29-2019, 05:15 AM
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Posted By sjhanc

Hey guys who are still building this plane, the...

Hey guys who are still building this plane, the horizontal stab needs a hard leading edge instead of soft, easy to sand and shape balsa. I have dinged mine numerous times during construction and...
01-08-2019, 09:41 PM
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Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

I have 12 flights on this plane now. The only...

I have 12 flights on this plane now. The only issues were caused by me, plane is flying perfectly. I now have the control surfaces trimmed so that it does level flight hands off. I have never tried...
12-26-2018, 03:44 PM
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Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

OH, yeah, the pilot who started this thread IS...

OH, yeah, the pilot who started this thread IS using carbon parts that he manufactured himself, I don't know if he is making his stuff available to others, you could check with him.
12-26-2018, 01:44 PM
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Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/945x347/jb_p51_pix_92018_007_419ceb0ad0b7318cff744b9904f271aa759afac0.jpg
I don't have c/f servo mounts, I reinforced the joints everywhere...
12-26-2018, 11:15 AM
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Posted By sjhanc

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J-8PcVejXUU ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J-8PcVejXUU

This is the link to the new video of the 8th flight.
12-20-2018, 01:55 AM
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Posted By sjhanc

I got one more flight in with this new plane last...

I got one more flight in with this new plane last Sunday. I had noticed that the prop I had been using for the last two years (on 2 other P 51 models I own) had started to shake the plane. After...
12-16-2018, 05:25 AM
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Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1024x768/pic_8853_1024x768__64480e68a3b782c3ade436b78046c8f14ef6f2ac.jpg
Up -loading a few more views. A clean front profile is evident in...
12-15-2018, 09:44 PM
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Posted By sjhanc

You can tell by the grin that this old geezer is...

You can tell by the grin that this old geezer is having fun with this model....
12-15-2018, 09:09 PM
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Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

I have flown it 4 times now. I can report that it...

I have flown it 4 times now. I can report that it is a fine flying model, at least as good as the H9 P 51. The stall happens at about the same low speed as the H9 model with a slightly sharper break...
12-12-2018, 03:54 AM
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Views: 205,078
Posted By sjhanc

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1920x1080/vlcsnap_2018_11_15_16h35m20s564_36834603f4a3cc1a063955770a5a7678c98c845e.jpg...
12-11-2018, 08:35 PM
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Views: 603,469
Posted By sjhanc

You need to test the landing gear retraction...

You need to test the landing gear retraction cycles by having a couple of guys holding the plane up off the ground with the engine running at takeoff power. If they go up and down under this...
11-10-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

I am going to use Rust-oleum satin clear so I can...

I am going to use Rust-oleum satin clear so I can be sure it is compatible with the primer/silver I have already sprayed. So far, I like this paint, it looks like it is too thin when first sprayed...
11-10-2018, 06:14 AM
Replies: 257
Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

I used a EMS/Jomar gear door controller after two...

I used a EMS/Jomar gear door controller after two others I bought from HK and another Hobby outlet were DOA. I don't think the Jomar controller is currently available, but they WORK. Since retiring...
11-10-2018, 06:00 AM
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Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1837x608/jb_p51_gear_doors_002_648caf1c23696bc31ca512997532e00550b52225.jpg...
11-08-2018, 05:10 PM
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Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

Thanks, I finally found the kill decals, put them...

Thanks, I finally found the kill decals, put them on this afternoon. I will do another engine run tomorrow, and some shimming of the right landing gear to make the strut vertical. Then it is ready...
11-07-2018, 11:23 PM
Replies: 257
Views: 19,987
Posted By sjhanc

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1280x987/jb_p51_nose_weight_bracket_003_a9938d3a0073ee0399fb1b7a282a9a1f3280cc75.jpg...
11-06-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 205,078
Posted By sjhanc

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1509x404/vlcsnap_2018_11_05_00h50m58s889_3033366cfce02787019fd6165d122e037eab38af.jpg
Not a good picture, I'll post a better one after I get...
11-06-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 205,078
Posted By sjhanc

Ryan, sorry, I almost missed your spinner...

Ryan, sorry, I almost missed your spinner question. The 5 1/2 inch spinner is from Dave brown. I have owned both Tru-Turn and Dave Brown spinners, they both are good quality parts, but need...
11-06-2018, 05:29 PM
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Views: 205,078
Posted By sjhanc

A picture of the wing structure where the flyable...

A picture of the wing structure where the flyable wing leading edge is...
11-06-2018, 04:54 PM
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Views: 205,078
Posted By sjhanc

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1920x1080/h9_60cc_p51_structural_cracks_006_56412cdedd23379225a629766f63b946e7a127d0.jpg
Picture of the back side of the wing spar.
11-06-2018, 04:35 PM
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Views: 205,078
Posted By sjhanc

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1920x1080/h9_60cc_p51_structural_cracks_001_a16a1b8954af8cb1185cd60369cb451114f5b503.jpg
Pictures of the wing structure taken of a wing that...
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