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Forum: Kit Building
10-11-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 186
Views: 26,124
Posted By PointMagu

Holy cow! Can you believe I JUST today saw this...

Holy cow!
Can you believe I JUST today saw this post? Seriously! Been offline here a long time.

Guess the Stinker is long gone, sigh.....

Don
Forum: Kit Building
01-09-2017, 01:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 229
Posted By PointMagu

Bob Dively " 'Nuthin' Honey" biplane Question

Lost plans. Have airframe. Need CG info, please!
04-13-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,857
Posted By PointMagu

TY!

TY!
04-13-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,857
Posted By PointMagu

Working with aluminum tubing...

I need a little input.
I've read that aluminum cannot be welded but I know I've seen it done, (bicycle frames, etc). The plans for the Corben Baby Ace show square aluminum tubing for the fuselage,...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-27-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 349
Posted By PointMagu

CMP Pro 1.40 P-40E ARF SPINNER

Looking for a better spinner than the black nylon thing included in the kit.
I measure the backplate at 4-5/8" diameter but would "settle" for a 4-1/2".
I'd like it in Red or Yellow but if all...
Forum: The Clubhouse
12-06-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 7,437
Views: 334,236
Posted By PointMagu

First R/C? Goldberg Ranger 42 with single channel...

First R/C? Goldberg Ranger 42 with single channel rudder control. First propo? Orbit 4 channel. Been flying models at Mexico Farms Airfield since 1965, R/C since 1970.
07-25-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 392
Posted By PointMagu

Jack Stafford P-39D Kit Questions

Acquired a 42 yr old Stafford P-39 kit and have a few areas I'd like some enlightenment on.

If anyone out there has ever built this kit, I'd appreciate some insight.

1) Retracts: Nose gear...
07-24-2014, 03:59 PM
07-22-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 748
Posted By PointMagu

Not to surprising, LOL. Thanks for the correction

Not to surprising, LOL. Thanks for the correction
07-18-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 748
Posted By PointMagu

Thanks, John. I'll do just that! Don

Thanks, John. I'll do just that!

Don
07-17-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 350
Posted By PointMagu

STIT'S Jr. Plans?

Hey there....

I have a vintage C/L model of the Stit's Jr. that's older than I am, lol...Anyway, I want to try to find a set of plans, (they'll be old ones for sure) so that I can enlarge to 1/3...
07-17-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 748
Posted By PointMagu

Bob Aberle's Lil Eaglet

Hey, y'all.

I saw an auction on another site for Bob Aberle's 'Lil Eaglet, a model for which I have plans but no construction article.

I emailed the seller to see about obtaining a "copy" of...
07-16-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 918
Views: 38,853
Posted By PointMagu

Big Brother

Be advised that the FAA is most likely attempting to keep HOMELAND SECURITY out of the equation.
Reckless use of this new technology and hobbyist's insane need to keep pushing the envelope is going...
07-11-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 333
Posted By PointMagu

Selling R/C Aircraft Challenges

Well, I'm old school. I build. I buy ARF's, too but always strip 'em reinforce 'em and fly 'em for years.

Here's my challenge(s). I have to move. I've found homes for my pets, am selling my reef...
Forum: ARF or RTF
05-15-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 938
Posted By PointMagu

LOL....fellas, I'm not a purist in the sense of...

LOL....fellas, I'm not a purist in the sense of "scale". I build for fun and I fly for fun. 300 ft. in the air and no one knows the difference. We used to call this "stand-off" scale....general...
05-14-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 1,613
Views: 132,980
Posted By PointMagu

Bashing the CMP P-40 over to a P-36 Simplified....

Bashing the CMP P-40 over to a P-36 Simplified. The original owner carved away the engine bearers to fit a gasser so no 2-stroke/4-stroke mounting. By slicing off the fiberglass nose, I can install a...
Forum: ARF or RTF
05-13-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 938
Posted By PointMagu

Brought the P-40 home this weekend and started...

Brought the P-40 home this weekend and started the process......
05-04-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 234
Views: 38,683
Posted By PointMagu

Sell it?

Sell it?
05-04-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By PointMagu

Applying .010 epoxy/fiberglass sheeting

I purchased several sheets of .010 epoxy/glass wing skins several years ago from an outfit in CA. Unfortunately, I can't recall their name nor can I locate the instructions that accompanied them.
I...
Forum: ARF or RTF
05-04-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 938
Posted By PointMagu

Radical bash/ CMP P-40 (140)

I've picked up a used CMP, P-40 ARF and intend on doing something, different. I've always wanted to model the Curtiss A-75 Hawk or the P-36 variant.
Since the CMP ARF features a fiberglass...
02-23-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 918
Posted By PointMagu

I took the CAD fuselage plan to STAPLES. Had it...

I took the CAD fuselage plan to STAPLES. Had it enlarged and it turned out PERFECT.

Even though the plans show laser-cut templates, I simply drew straight over those for "standard" balsa wood...
02-23-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,359
Posted By PointMagu

No wanting to fan any flames about ARF's but I've...

No wanting to fan any flames about ARF's but I've never purchased one that didn't need, "some" redoing or reinforcing.
The hobby has become a fraternity of pilots rather than builder-pilots. I...
Forum: Kit Building
02-23-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 1,116
Views: 128,702
Posted By PointMagu

I know this thread has been dormant several...

I know this thread has been dormant several months but I'd like to ask something.
I recently traded a partially completed 2.1 Thunderbolt for a fully finished Stinson. The plane had been flown once...
02-22-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,121
Posted By PointMagu

Long history of success and satisfaction with...

Long history of success and satisfaction with Kanke products. I have 4 of their engines and have had several of their ARFs. I've ordered cowlings, engine parts and have nevcer experienced the type of...
01-17-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 529
Posted By PointMagu

Spinks Acromaster

Anyone have a build thread here on the Aero Tech Spinks?

Thx
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