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Forum: RC Jets
06-10-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,122
Posted By sweetpea01

Anyone have flap/brake throw settings for mid and...

Anyone have flap/brake throw settings for mid and high? Also where you measuring from? I'm doing my flaps now
Forum: RC Jets
06-08-2018, 06:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,863
Posted By sweetpea01

I haven't found a lower level email or phone...

I haven't found a lower level email or phone number yet to call. I still work for the Gov't and don't want to hit up the Command line.
Forum: RC Jets
06-06-2018, 08:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,863
Posted By sweetpea01

I'd like some help on the color codes for the...

I'd like some help on the color codes for the U.S. Navy Grumman QF-9J Cougar (BuNo 138886) of the "Redbird Squadron" at Naval Air Weapons Station, China Lake, California (USA)...
Forum: RC Jets
05-23-2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,180
Posted By sweetpea01

I got ahold of Tony....he stated my Turbine would...

I got ahold of Tony....he stated my Turbine would fit....also got ahold of T-1 and my turbine wouldn't fit the mini for reference (its 120mm mounting). But I've been looking at some other options...
Forum: RC Jets
05-21-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,122
Posted By sweetpea01

Are the nose gear doors included? Anyone have...

Are the nose gear doors included? Anyone have experience with the electric retracts and do they sequence those doors as well?
Forum: RC Jets
05-03-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 410
Posted By sweetpea01

I have a couple others....unfortunately they are...

I have a couple others....unfortunately they are not the "original" pics. They were done into a small poster you could frame. I had to scan the individual pic.

And I found the Dad taking the Kid...
Forum: RC Jets
05-02-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 410
Posted By sweetpea01

I don't know of any splinter scheme D versions. ...

I don't know of any splinter scheme D versions. But that doesn't mean there isn't one. I retired about 3yrs ago and I don't deal with the Aggressors much in my new job. That's me in the back...
Forum: RC Jets
05-02-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,449
Posted By sweetpea01

I'm looking at this plane. I've always liked the...

I'm looking at this plane. I've always liked the look, but I would need the regular size Scorpion (100lb), not the larger one. anyone selling a used one that isn't beat up bad?
Forum: RC Jets
05-02-2018, 08:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 410
Posted By sweetpea01

The Aggressor squadrons also have F-15Ds. They...

The Aggressor squadrons also have F-15Ds. They are not WSO platforms, that is the F15E. It is nothing more than a repeater of the front cockpit back there, think more of a Pilot Training cockpit. I...
Forum: RC Jets
05-01-2018, 08:27 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

Please let him know to contact me here on RCU if...

Please let him know to contact me here on RCU if he is thinking of selling. I have questions, like which wing it has etc.

My concern with the dolphin was in the threads here on RCU

"The tail...
Forum: RC Jets
04-30-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

Keep rubbing in Kentucky Jets (because I can't...

Keep rubbing in Kentucky Jets (because I can't commit to the whole thing!!!),, but if anyone knows of such a plane that fits me....let me know. It can be servoless I have lots of 8411's lying around...
Forum: RC Jets
04-30-2018, 03:32 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

I've heard a lot of bad reviews of the Dolphin in...

I've heard a lot of bad reviews of the Dolphin in regards to the tail moment not being correct. I'm not sure that ever completely got fixed.

Things I found out so far.....

Tony @ Pilot said...
Forum: RC Jets
04-27-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

I'm still not a fan of that...

I'm still not a fan of that reaction/ventrix/turbinator body style. basically where the tail sits over the turbine and the fatter body style and wings. While they may fly nice and be in my price...
Forum: RC Jets
04-26-2018, 04:53 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

Most of those are from foreign shipping and...

Most of those are from foreign shipping and prices. I'd be looking for the USA distributors. I'll have to do some checking.

From what research I have done, the Sebart line of planes are too...
Forum: RC Jets
04-25-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

Thanks again to everyone for the...

Thanks again to everyone for the help/suggestions, it is appreciated.

They are appreciated. I had nothing but dreams last night about thinking on how to make my F16 work faster. The intent of...
Forum: RC Jets
04-24-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

I thought about doing just what you...

I thought about doing just what you said....finishing the F-16 and flying that. My problem is the gear doors, fins and some other details are not installed (or don't fit quite right and need mods). ...
Forum: RC Jets
04-24-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

So not to be rude.......but no. these fall along...

So not to be rude.......but no. these fall along the lines of planes I dislike the look of (in my original list). I just can't spend hard earned money on something that doesn't excite my senses,...
Forum: RC Jets
04-23-2018, 11:32 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

I really appreciate the feedback. I'm trying to...

I really appreciate the feedback. I'm trying to decide what to do. Warm weather is finally approaching the Ohio area!

I just saw that many of the HSD jets with the ACE turbines are on sale...
Forum: RC Jets
04-23-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

I was basing that price point off the current...

I was basing that price point off the current smaller "sport Jets" They are in the $1999-$2500 range. I don't think my current budget is going to stretch must past $3k without shuffling things (or...
Forum: RC Jets
04-23-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

I'm heading to the Caymans the week after, so I...

I'm heading to the Caymans the week after, so I can't go for the whole event (can't take off work that close together) but I was hoping to attend the weekend. I really wanted to fly at it this year,...
04-23-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 741
Posted By sweetpea01

No judging or disrespect on keeping it EDF. I...

No judging or disrespect on keeping it EDF. I just bought the Motion RC F-4 EDF. I was just looking at what you have there, the room inside and thought with the new smaller turbines this "could"...
Forum: RC Jets
04-23-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

The BVM PNP's are a little out of my price point...

The BVM PNP's are a little out of my price point at this time for what I have in mind as a starter Jet. Nice looking, complete birds. I do like F-18/F-15/Mig-15 (heck pretty much all Military Jets).
Forum: RC Jets
04-23-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

I talked to TBM back when they had the DVR. I...

I talked to TBM back when they had the DVR. I know it was doable on the Rabbit, but not optimum. I'd prefer something with a touch more reserve. I don't want to fly full throttle all the time. I...
Forum: RC Jets
04-23-2018, 06:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By sweetpea01

Great post. I should have had you help me get...

Great post. I should have had you help me get my waiver back when I lived up in the NW.....At the very least, picked your brain for more knowledge. I would be at least 10yrs into my turbine...
Forum: RC Jets
04-23-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,765
Posted By sweetpea01

First time Jet

First. I've been flying since 2000 or so. Mostly Giant Scale props. I've been flying a heavy P-47 and some other warbirds. Additionally, I own several ducted fan jets. Finally....I've flown...
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