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Forum: RC Jets
10-05-2016, 05:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 417
Posted By AlW

It's easy to do! Simply sand the outside of the...

It's easy to do! Simply sand the outside of the canopy using 600 wet/dry paper - do it wet. Clean everything off and shoot the clear. Your canopy will look like brand new. ...
Replies: 44
Views: 2,977
Posted By AlW

Frank, I am glad that I was able to help...

Frank, I am glad that I was able to help you regain your memory loss. You say that you know me but it's obvious that you do not so let me help you. My name is Al Watson - I am a long time JPO...
Replies: 44
Views: 2,977
Posted By AlW

Mr Tiano, Your response to my...

Mr Tiano, Your response to my question of why you resigned as Presidant of the Jet Pilot's Organization (JPO) was interesting. You seem to have a short memory but maybe I can help you....
Replies: 44
Views: 2,977
Posted By AlW

Mr Tiano, I read your bio - very...

Mr Tiano, I read your bio - very impressive. You did not mention that in 08 you became President of the Jet Pilot's Organization (JPO). After only a few months you resigned. Can you...
Forum: RC Jets
06-02-2016, 09:30 PM
Replies: 1,790
Views: 243,738
Posted By AlW

A couple of months ago I had the chance to get a...

A couple of months ago I had the chance to get a first hand look at the inside of a Jet Legend Viper wing. One of my flying buddies destroyed his Viper and one wing was all that remained in one...
Forum: RC Jets
02-03-2016, 11:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 474
Posted By AlW

I can buy kerosene or diesel at my local gas...

I can buy kerosene or diesel at my local gas station. Turbine oil I buy at the oil store.com. What brand turbine are you running and what is the manufactures recommendation. ...
Forum: RC Jets
11-22-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 1,790
Views: 243,738
Posted By AlW

If you look at the picture above it looks like...

If you look at the picture above it looks like the aluminum ring is in the wrong place. The ring should be tight against the tank - it looks that it is on the stopper. The purpose of the ring is to...
Forum: RC Jets
03-12-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1,790
Views: 243,738
Posted By AlW

I am using A123's - 6.6 volts with no problems.

I am using A123's - 6.6 volts with no problems.
Forum: RC Jets
03-12-2015, 07:22 AM
Replies: 1,790
Views: 243,738
Posted By AlW

I am using A123's - 6.6 volts with no problems.

I am using A123's - 6.6 volts with no problems.
02-28-2015, 08:44 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 12,467
Posted By AlW

I dont understand why you guys keep on flogging a...

I dont understand why you guys keep on flogging a dead horse. I will repeat again - AMA IS NOT A COMMUNITY BASED ORGANIZATION. They would like to be one but the FAAhas told them that they do not have...
Forum: RC Jets
02-23-2015, 04:53 PM
Replies: 1,790
Views: 243,738
Posted By AlW

Viper brake valve question

I am using a slider switch on a JR12X transmitter and in the ''off '' position the system will sit for a long time at 100psi. As you start to apply the brakes the valve has a clicking sound and...
02-20-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 12,467
Posted By AlW

AMA is NOT a community based organization. They...

AMA is NOT a community based organization. They have never been designated as such by the FAA.
Forum: RC Jets
12-23-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 1,790
Views: 243,738
Posted By AlW

My Viper has the light system. I ordered the...

My Viper has the light system. I ordered the airplane with the lights installed and I am very pleased. As noted above they are very bright and run cool. I am using A123 batteries so they are running...
Forum: RC Jets
12-20-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 1,790
Views: 243,738
Posted By AlW

I am making some changes to the retract/brake...

I am making some changes to the retract/brake system on my Viper - separate air tanks for brakes and retracts. This requires me to cut and reconnect some of the 2mm lines. These fittings have a...
Forum: RC Jets
11-13-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,022
Posted By AlW

Pete, A number of years ago I spent a lot...

Pete, A number of years ago I spent a lot of time studying and playing with lithium nano phosphate batteries especially A123's. They are fantastic batteries and I use them in all my turbine...
Forum: RC Jets
11-13-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,022
Posted By AlW

ENELOOP's I think would be just as good and maybe...

ENELOOP's I think would be just as good and maybe better. They fit inside the existing cartrige. I am using them in both my 12x and my older 10x - 1900mah They will hold voltage for months and give...
Replies: 0
Views: 278
Posted By AlW

Great Service From Horizon

We see lots of comments about bad service from various model companies and I would like to relate a good experiance from the Horizon Service Department.I have a JR 10X transmitter that I purchased in...
09-28-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 5,578
Posted By AlW

Regarding the vote at the July EC meeting to...

Regarding the vote at the July EC meeting to spend a bunch of ''our'' money on commercial FPV the first vote was (6) for and (6) against - eleven VPs and EVP Fitch. Bob Brown was then permitted to...
Forum: RC Jets
09-14-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 914
Posted By AlW

What kind/brand of valves are in the airplane? It...

What kind/brand of valves are in the airplane? It would make things easier if we knew.
09-08-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,070
Posted By AlW

Porcia - NO, I will not consider changing the...

Porcia - NO, I will not consider changing the title of the thread. The title accurately states what is going on at Muncie. All emails that I sent on this topic went to Rusty, Bob Brown and my VP...
09-07-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,070
Posted By AlW

Ama attempts to ''rig'' upcoming executive vice president election

Rusty Kennedy is the Chairman of the Leader Member Development Committee and on August 28th sent out an email message to AVPs and Leader Members. The bulk of the message talked about the tasks...
08-29-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 11,746
Posted By AlW

To say that these individuals are ''non AMA'' is...

To say that these individuals are ''non AMA'' is to stick your head in the sand. I know (5) or (6) FPV guys who are ALL AMA members and are members of one of the Chartered clubs where I am also a...
Forum: RC Jets
08-21-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,842
Posted By AlW

+1 for sherline. I have a Model 4000 lathe and a...

+1 for sherline. I have a Model 4000 lathe and a Model 5000 mill with just about all the attachments.Great machines, American made but pricey. ...
08-20-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,501
Posted By AlW

Ama needs to agree with the faa and give the boot...

Ama needs to agree with the faa and give the boot to fpv instead of poking the faa in the eye with a sharp stick.
08-13-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 6,501
Posted By AlW

OK - you are absolutely correct. We all get to...

OK - you are absolutely correct. We all get to vote for the EVP so lets get Horrace Cain elected.
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