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Forum: Marketplace
04-23-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,153
Posted By DMichael

Can't believe you are selling these two (FW/P-47)...

Can't believe you are selling these two (FW/P-47) beautiful birds! Why are you selling?
Dave Michael (Freestate)
Forum: RC Jets
10-10-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

I have the same brakes and they really work well....

I have the same brakes and they really work well. I suspect that a small amount of air generated with a gentle blow into the line is not enough to make it work like it should. Have you tried it with...
Forum: RC Jets
10-05-2018, 07:59 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 6,074
Posted By DMichael

As I heard it the AMA had met over two days with...

As I heard it the AMA had met over two days with Senators and the FAA and "all were agreed to let AMA members fly under our (AMA) safety program and continue to be able to fly above 400'". I was...
Forum: RC Jets
08-21-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

I went in and put thread locker on mine this...

I went in and put thread locker on mine this evening and had some troubles with the supplied bolts - can anyone tell me what the thread on these bolts are? I found that the heads on the sockets are...
01-04-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 619
Posted By DMichael

I did a little digging and I'm pretty sure this...

I did a little digging and I'm pretty sure this plane was actually designed by Peter Erang and flown in the 1994 TOC. He did have a piped G62 in it. I recognized it because I think I have a DVD of...
01-02-2018, 07:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 619
Posted By DMichael

That looks like an Extra that was kitted maybe 20...

That looks like an Extra that was kitted maybe 20 years ago- it was flown in the TOC by one of the German flyers- Gunther Hoppe or Peter Wessels? I am pretty sure it was kitted in Germany... Trying...
01-01-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 904
Posted By DMichael

I suspect that you could adapt a similar sized...

I suspect that you could adapt a similar sized Extra 260 canopy to fit - like

Pilot: 106"(35%)-EXTRA 260-Pilot-RC Co,Ltd. (http://www.pilot-rc.com/ProductShow.aspx?id=65)
Comp ARF ...
01-01-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 904
Posted By DMichael

I suspect that a canopy from a similar sized...

I suspect that a canopy from a similar sized Extra 260- or a cut down canopy from an Extra 300- could probably be made to fit. Here aer some potentials:

Pilot 35% Extra 106"(35%)-EXTRA...
Forum: RC Jets
12-29-2017, 01:10 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 68,891
Posted By DMichael

Bankruptcy is a scary word and most people will...

Bankruptcy is a scary word and most people will have an initially negative reaction- that's normal. However, keep in mind that bankruptcy laws provide breathing room so businesses like JR can get...
12-29-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 904
Posted By DMichael

I bet you can probably find something similar...

I bet you can probably find something similar from another plane- creating a mold and pulling a single canopy will be expensing and time consuming.

What brand Staudacher do you have?
Forum: RC Jets
08-23-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 457
Views: 68,891
Posted By DMichael

FYI- if you go to the JRAmericas.com site you'll...

FYI- if you go to the JRAmericas.com site you'll see that NX8931 and NX8935 servos are in stock now- I just picked up 4 of the NX8931 servos and they are really nice.
07-31-2017, 06:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 853
Posted By DMichael

One of our club members had a Lipo fire in his...

One of our club members had a Lipo fire in his garage that burnt the garage - the house was saved. I have seen pictures of others having similar incidents. Small percentage of users but enough to...
Forum: RC Jets
07-20-2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,825
Posted By DMichael

Wow, that is what I was afraid of and thanks for...

Wow, that is what I was afraid of and thanks for the info. I will look at some of the options suggested.
Forum: RC Jets
07-19-2017, 01:56 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,825
Posted By DMichael

I am looking to purchase a 5lb CO2 extinguisher. ...

I am looking to purchase a 5lb CO2 extinguisher. Most places I look they are in the $150-$200+ range. But this place- webstaurantstore.com, sells them for significantly less. I like the price but...
Forum: RC Jets
07-06-2017, 11:17 AM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

OK, looks like I found it- or something very much...

OK, looks like I found it- or something very much like it- at Advance Auto Part. I plan to use it to shield servo leads/air lines as shown in the pictures above. Any reason not to use this or any...
Forum: RC Jets
07-06-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

Where can I get the heat shielding tape/foil as...

Where can I get the heat shielding tape/foil as shown in these pictures?
05-21-2017, 09:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,931
Posted By DMichael

I like this idea.

I like this idea.
Forum: RC Jets
04-26-2017, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

Got the second box today- plane looks great. The...

Got the second box today- plane looks great. The only change in the scheme that I'd suggest would have been to put the skull and crossbones on both sides of the vertical stab.
Forum: RC Jets
04-25-2017, 03:40 AM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

I received one of the two boxes yesterday- I have...

I received one of the two boxes yesterday- I have the front half of the fuse, hatches, nose cone, tank and gear. The second box is in customs in New York- looking forward to getting it soon.

The...
Forum: RC Jets
03-14-2017, 12:00 PM
Replies: 457
Views: 68,891
Posted By DMichael

Skymaster- you are referring to the NX8921...

Skymaster- you are referring to the NX8921 servos- what was received is a shipment of NXB8921 (brushless) servos. I just checked the jramericas.com site and these servos show in stock.

...
Forum: RC Jets
03-10-2017, 07:40 PM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

Great news and happy to see this. Can't wait!

Great news and happy to see this. Can't wait!
Forum: RC Jets
03-04-2017, 11:18 AM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

I have a Jolly Roger scheme on order placed Aug...

I have a Jolly Roger scheme on order placed Aug 31 and at that time I recall that this scheme had just been made available so I'm guessing that I was probably one of the first to order this scheme....
Forum: RC Jets
03-03-2017, 05:43 PM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

Ronnie and Jeff (and others as you receive...

Ronnie and Jeff (and others as you receive confirmation) - could I ask that you also provide your order date? As people post, it would give those of us still waiting some kind of gauge on how far...
Forum: RC Jets
02-08-2017, 07:52 AM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

I appreciate the update, Dirk.

I appreciate the update, Dirk.
Forum: RC Jets
01-30-2017, 09:09 PM
Replies: 2,070
Views: 301,884
Posted By DMichael

That is good to hear. I look forward to...

That is good to hear. I look forward to receiving mine.
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