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Forum: RC Jets
06-26-2018, 12:49 PM
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Posted By big fred

Need a new winer project. 3 questions if I may....

Need a new winer project. 3 questions if I may. When are kits available? What is the cost? An can you post specs? Thanks, fred.
Forum: Marketplace
06-02-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 146
Posted By big fred

powermax

I would be interested in the whole lot. Shipping would be to 55054. 952-688-6407 Dave, thanks
05-26-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

thanks.

thanks.
05-26-2018, 04:47 PM
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Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Almost...

Almost ready.https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/tf_p_47_pengie_iii_2_007_b271fde34419f822f69ced2a7f31cc766c664e0c.jpg...
05-21-2018, 02:19 PM
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Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/top_flite_p_47_pengieii_007_90f8febf34cc6a4f5562b5a8986455144589cf09.jpg...
Forum: Marketplace
05-16-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 520
Posted By big fred

Do you have more pics?The new RCU does not allow...

Do you have more pics?The new RCU does not allow you to enlarge pics, so if you had some close ups that would be great. Thanks.
Forum: RC Jets
05-08-2018, 04:07 AM
Replies: 1,693
Views: 117,422
Posted By big fred

Do you know what a helicopter is?? Do you know...

Do you know what a helicopter is?? Do you know what advancing blade and retreating blade is??
Forum: RC Jets
05-07-2018, 04:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 704
Posted By big fred

yes, I have taken paint from spray cans and...

yes, I have taken paint from spray cans and sprayed right into my airbrush cup to use.
04-24-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Hi Brad, that is great. Glad you are getting the...

Hi Brad, that is great. Glad you are getting the hang of it. I did my first one over 23 years ago and guess I have probably forgotten what the learning curve was like. All I can say is do what works...
Forum: RC Jets
04-22-2018, 02:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 704
Posted By big fred

You can take the painted parts to any auto parts...

You can take the painted parts to any auto parts store that does paint. They can scan and mix a perfect match. Repair area, airbrush matched paint over repair, sand overspray to 2000 grit, buff with...
04-21-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Hey Brad, try starting at just one end with only...

Hey Brad, try starting at just one end with only enough of the backing pulled off to stick it down. Fold the backing under itself and peel towards the opposite end while you burnish it down. I have...
03-08-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Brad, you owe me pics of the finished project is...

Brad, you owe me pics of the finished project is all. Good Luck. Fred.
03-08-2018, 04:19 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Hi Guys, thank you very much. I'm old, done a...

Hi Guys, thank you very much.
I'm old, done a couple. If I remember correctly the first Yellow P-47 I did back in "95" for the scale masters. Did not mean to hijack this thread, but glad if I can...
03-06-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

I don't do anything to make it more maleable, but...

I don't do anything to make it more maleable, but the thicker it is the more it will stretch.
03-06-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Thanks for the good words. Some of the panels are...

Thanks for the good words. Some of the panels are scuffed vertical, some are horizontal, some are left un scuffed, such as the fillet around the tail. I think kind that of adds to the over all look...
03-06-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Brad this T-33 is an EDF version of the BVM one...

Brad this T-33 is an EDF version of the BVM one in previous post. It is one of them Chinese ARF's. I went right over the plastic covering on this one, you could see the markings through the tape so I...
03-06-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Hi Brad, PO says it will be there Thursday.

Hi Brad, PO says it will be there Thursday.
03-06-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Diamond grit stone for sharpening the blades. A...

Diamond grit stone for sharpening the blades. A couple passes on it and they are better than new :)
03-06-2018, 06:45 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

I can send you out some. But just so that you...

I can send you out some. But just so that you know, the link that I posted a whole roll is 25 bucks for 6" wide and 50 yards long. I have to go to PO today, pm me address and I can send it out. Fred.
03-05-2018, 08:36 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Try that last one again

Try that last one again
03-05-2018, 08:33 PM
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Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Tool used

Tool used
03-05-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

More pics

More pics
03-05-2018, 08:19 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Hey Brad, a couple more pics. Hope these will...

Hey Brad, a couple more pics. Hope these will give you a better look. I just burnish the tape down, again with a pop sickle stick, that has been what has worked best over the years. If it is a flat...
03-05-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

PS downwind, I thought the F-100 you are asking...

PS downwind, I thought the F-100 you are asking about was done in Presto covering. But do not quote me on that.
03-05-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,484
Posted By big fred

Never had the orange peel on any that I have...

Never had the orange peel on any that I have done. I do sometimes get a few wrinkles if you do not peel off the liner just right. I have gone over bare balsa, glassed balsa, and glass fuse. I have...
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