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Forum: ARF or RTF
04-27-2018, 04:51 PM
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Posted By jbarnes

Nice, thanks for sharing.

Nice, thanks for sharing.
Forum: ARF or RTF
04-03-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,466
Posted By jbarnes

I must say Im impressed with this kit. Build,...

I must say Im impressed with this kit. Build, covering and fiberglass are excellent.
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-29-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,466
Posted By jbarnes

Thaknyou for the detailed pictures. Very nice. ...

Thaknyou for the detailed pictures. Very nice. I've found that the motor requires a electric starter to get started on the first flight of the day. I'm concerned the supplied spinner is not going...
03-29-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 47,823
Posted By jbarnes

Someone in the club did do a video, here is the...

Someone in the club did do a video, here is the link to it https://youtu.be/-PBSkBbU75o...
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-29-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,466
Posted By jbarnes

Thankyou for the quick reply. I'm thnking of...

Thankyou for the quick reply. I'm thnking of moving the rudder servo to the tail. Dont' know if there will be room or not. I noticed you have the kelo exhaust on your bird. Did the exhaust fit...
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-28-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,466
Posted By jbarnes

Hey Totto, I'm also putting a FG90 in mine. Can...

Hey Totto, I'm also putting a FG90 in mine. Can you tell me what you did for getting the CG to be reasonable without adding a bunch of weight? Also, where did you get the lighting kit? Thanks,...
03-27-2018, 08:40 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 47,823
Posted By jbarnes

I don't have any video, I'm digitally challenged!...

I don't have any video, I'm digitally challenged! When I get to Nall I'll get one of the guys to shoot some video for me. Doing a military scheme has proved to be a conversation piece. Everyone...
03-26-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 47,823
Posted By jbarnes

Picture

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/cf4aebb6_5795_4253_ac10_36700bcc3d9d_dbb5c5ab95dae7151ad082dbb6ff29379f314cce.jpeghttps://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...
03-26-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 47,823
Posted By jbarnes

Had several interruptions with this build but it...

Had several interruptions with this build but it finally flew this past weekend. I fly at 5200 feet which led me to using the DLE55’s. That proved to be overkill, you can hover this bird with the...
Forum: Kit Building
10-10-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,185
Posted By jbarnes

John, I have one of these running twin 55's on...

John, I have one of these running twin 55's on it. After 54 flights the horizontal stab broke in half. The stab is 3/8" balsa. I'm in the process of rebuilding the plane and gave the horizontal...
03-16-2016, 01:42 PM
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Views: 47,823
Posted By jbarnes

Thats going to look pretty ugly! I don't plan on...

Thats going to look pretty ugly! I don't plan on 3D this thing. Its more of a novelty. I did remove 50% of the dihedral.
03-15-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 47,823
Posted By jbarnes

I found this old thread. I recently picked up a...

I found this old thread. I recently picked up a Super Flyin King kit here on RCU. I ordered the Twin Kit from Bruce. My plan is to put two DLE 55RA's on the bird. These motors just fit the...
04-09-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By jbarnes

I run my twins with a single ibec feeding both...

I run my twins with a single ibec feeding both ignitions. Never had a problem.
Forum: Kit Building
04-09-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 604
Posted By jbarnes

You will get much smoother finish if the paint is...

You will get much smoother finish if the paint is warm. Warm some hot water in a pan, sit the can of paint in it for 30 minutes before you spray.
02-15-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,454
Posted By jbarnes

Jtec sells the short kits, cowls, etc.

Jtec sells the short kits, cowls, etc.
Forum: Sport Flying
01-15-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 31,016
Posted By jbarnes

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?att...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2063993http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2063994

Here are my two. AMR Stick 85 with a DLE111. AMR Twin Stick...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-15-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 422
Posted By jbarnes

I use the self stick monokote trim sheets. Make...

I use the self stick monokote trim sheets. Make sure you get it placed where you want it the first time!
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-15-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,945
Posted By jbarnes

I don't see why you couldn't. The gear from...

I don't see why you couldn't. The gear from cublandinggear is specifically made for the CZ cub by using the existing mounting slots. I think a guy could simply use some gear staps to screw to the...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-13-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,945
Posted By jbarnes

Pretty cool. I added the Cublandingear.com gear...

Pretty cool. I added the Cublandingear.com gear to mine plus the Dubro cub wheels. Much heavier than stock but now you have a nice cushy landing gear. Great plane, really enjoy mine.
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-13-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 826
Posted By jbarnes

I bought a couple of these last Fall. Have one...

I bought a couple of these last Fall. Have one flying with Eflite 25's. One pushing, one pulling. Think I have 12 X 10 props, maybe 12 x 8's. Run three cell's stuffed in the front of the fuse. ...
Forum: Kit Building
01-01-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 347
Posted By jbarnes

Take some sheeting balsa and glue against the...

Take some sheeting balsa and glue against the rib. Take a flat sanding bar to to get the root rib flat. Pretty common problem to deal with when building.
11-05-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 397
Posted By jbarnes

I put 1 degree of right thrust in mine and 3...

I put 1 degree of right thrust in mine and 3 degree's of left thrust on the left hand motor. Seems to fly fine, have not had a occasion where I've lost a engine yet so I don't know about single...
06-05-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,995
Posted By jbarnes

Maybe its the fact that folks that focus on...

Maybe its the fact that folks that focus on quality also focus on a quality build making the whole package much more likely to stand the test of time. Hobby King parts are fine for smaller planes...
Forum: Kit Building
05-27-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 7,185
Posted By jbarnes

Looking good. You might want to edit your title...

Looking good. You might want to edit your title of this thread from AMC to AMR. Will make it easier when folks want to search on AMR Twin.
05-22-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,851
Posted By jbarnes

Find this thread interesting. I have a twin...

Find this thread interesting. I have a twin engine (DLE55's) and no matter what you do they are always never perfect regarding the rpm's through the throttle curve. I typically adjust with a...
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