Register

If this is your first visit, please click the Sign Up now button to begin the process of creating your account so you can begin posting on our forums! The Sign Up process will only take up about a minute of two of your time.

Search:

Type: Posts; User: combatpigg

Page 1 of 40 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.97 seconds.

  1. Replies
    126
    Views
    7,007

    I learned to fly on a 2 channel hand launch...

    I learned to fly on a 2 channel hand launch glider and was taught to always wiggle the sticks and take a peek at the control surfaces before releasing the model.
    You can still accidentally have the...
  2. I'm only 1/2 way joking, but things do tend to...

    I'm only 1/2 way joking, but things do tend to loosen up on account of vibration.
    I wouldn't tape working parts [like an assembled engine] to a running sander.
    There might be some "science" to the...
  3. Tape it to an orbital sander and leave it running...

    Tape it to an orbital sander and leave it running all night.
  4. Congratulations...! Those checkers really show...

    Congratulations...!
    Those checkers really show off the contour of the airfoil.
  5. Replies
    83
    Views
    4,308

    I'd just keep tweaking the CG / loading plan of...

    I'd just keep tweaking the CG / loading plan of wing you've got. Yes, you'll find more thrilling performance with more power..!!
    I like your idea to try the pusher configuration again. My only...
  6. Replies
    83
    Views
    4,308

    To build a delta of equal area to this plane of...

    To build a delta of equal area to this plane of your's, it would have less span.....wouldn't it...?
    Less span will make it more sensitive in the roll axis. The control setup and proper balance of...
  7. Replies
    712
    Views
    7,826

    With a closing speed of 200 MPH+, anyone with any...

    With a closing speed of 200 MPH+, anyone with any common sense will tell you that nothing could possibly go wrong.
    [/humor]
  8. Replies
    712
    Views
    7,826

    Elsewhere in the news the DOT has been awarded...

    Elsewhere in the news the DOT has been awarded $20MM to study the effects that falling boulders have upon moving vehicles.
  9. Replies
    5
    Views
    632

    Looking good...!I I was just telling someone...

    Looking good...!I
    I was just telling someone the other day about the place in Colorado Springs that made the dinner plate sized hamburgers.
  10. Replies
    117
    Views
    5,081

    LJE, thanks for that great explanation / history...

    LJE, thanks for that great explanation / history lesson about our technical challenges.!
  11. Love it..! I think I'll build something similar...

    Love it..!
    I think I'll build something similar for the Cyclon 1cc.
  12. I think a PT Cruiser would make a great looking...

    I think a PT Cruiser would make a great looking street rod. Even a "gasser" project with a straight axle, blown 392 hemi, etc..... since those '48 Anglias are getting pretty rare.
    Yes, the HAMB...
  13. Sorry for the sparse attendance but RCU lately...

    Sorry for the sparse attendance but RCU lately has been swamping my computer with junk that is constantly loading and loading.
    Tonight, things are quiet.
    [I've been lurking at Ford Muscle type...
  14. The tiny ones look great for those special times...

    The tiny ones look great for those special times when there's no wind, but this .09 definitely looks like it's going to see a lot of air time.
  15. Replies
    5,254
    Views
    144,716

    +1000 At this point the only recourse is to NOT...

    +1000
    At this point the only recourse is to NOT give those who seek to get certain threads closed an audience.
    We can continue to make our statements but let's exercise some self control and DO...
  16. Replies
    15
    Views
    1,319

    How hard is it to reposition a wing with any of...

    How hard is it to reposition a wing with any of these SPADS...?
  17. Replies
    9
    Views
    460

    I've been involved with this hobby for about 30...

    I've been involved with this hobby for about 30 years and it is my understanding the Japanese OS brand has been copied by other Asian based companies all this time.
    OS are the ones who provide the...
  18. Nicely done...!

    Nicely done...!
  19. Replies
    122
    Views
    2,661

    Franklin...why do you continue to give these guys...

    Franklin...why do you continue to give these guys an audience...?
    Take this thread for example.
    Look at how they can take such a simple, matter of fact observation on your part and turn it into a...
  20. It looks like a .020 Speed Cup entry...! The...

    It looks like a .020 Speed Cup entry...!
    The Catch 22 with such a small, fast model is the controls need to be minimal but if a wind comes up during the glide, you need enough command to keep the...
  21. Init4fun and Franklin......Is it already time to...

    Init4fun and Franklin......Is it already time to renew our vows...[LOL]....???

    Maybe this time a small wager could be held in escrow......
  22. Replies
    122
    Views
    2,661

    Howdy Franklin..! Your situation seems pretty...

    Howdy Franklin..!
    Your situation seems pretty clear and what a nice one you have.
    When I first got into RC the club fields provided a level of entertainment that the parks, school yards and vacant...
  23. What grade of wood would you say is in the...

    What grade of wood would you say is in the wing...?
    Years ago I came across a single cell 6V camera battery. At the time it was a huge improvement over the 250 NICAD.
    This was back in the S-133...
  24. Replies
    2
    Views
    409

    Very nice..! The cart idea is a good example of...

    Very nice..!
    The cart idea is a good example of how time spent in preparation to make things easier is always time well spent.
  25. :)Init, in order to answer the original question...

    :)Init, in order to answer the original question in your thread title, do you want to base the answer on what has been considered customary and traditional reporting that dates back to any certain...
Results 1 to 25 of 1000
Page 1 of 40 1 2 3 4
RCU Reviews
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:05 AM.

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.