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03-01-2016, 02:53 PM
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Posted By jofro

No sign of wear after all these years, enjoy. ...

No sign of wear after all these years, enjoy.
https://youtu.be/O10O8L3U9sc (https://youtu.be/O10O8L3U9sc)
03-01-2016, 02:16 PM
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Views: 2,574
Posted By jofro

Bit of "Twin Widow" on board video action, enjoy....

Bit of "Twin Widow" on board video action, enjoy.
https://youtu.be/J92FaOpR250
03-01-2016, 12:14 AM
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Views: 2,574
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2150137http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2150138"Twin Widow" in action, this is 8.5 feet long model at 8kg, AUW,...
02-29-2016, 07:39 PM
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Views: 4,413
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2150085Back to the subject, another perfect flying day burning some Watts, video nect.
02-26-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,413
Posted By jofro

I didn't realize it is a pusher, post it in...

I didn't realize it is a pusher, post it in different Thread, this is EDF Forum. Never the less it should fly fine if you stream line your control's Trial edges, BTW, it was a waste of time to glass...
02-24-2016, 03:52 PM
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Views: 4,413
Posted By jofro

Hi, I would never rely on recommended or listed...

Hi, I would never rely on recommended or listed figures, most of my EDFs are 300-450W/lb. Jets are heavy hard ware, if you know what I mean. 75 grams loading sounds pretty good, just about loading of...
02-23-2016, 09:18 PM
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Views: 4,413
Posted By jofro

Hi, I didn't realize you built it from scratch,...

Hi, I didn't realize you built it from scratch, I'm afraid your power won't be good enough at 2.7kg AUW. The loading you probly meant to say per sq. foot? I work metric which would translate to some...
02-21-2016, 03:28 PM
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Views: 4,413
Posted By jofro

Good to hear, I have been flying Starmax foamy...

Good to hear, I have been flying Starmax foamy F-16 for over 5 years now, its smaller at 145x 100cm runs 8S at 3.6kg AUW, (3.5kW). On lot of these models I use 1/2 size metal gear servos with 4-5kg...
02-18-2016, 10:18 PM
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Views: 4,413
Posted By jofro

It minimizes the efflux spiral turbulence.

It minimizes the efflux spiral turbulence.
02-15-2016, 11:48 PM
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Posted By jofro

12S powered "F-100" SS, upgrade.

After 5 years flying this 4.5Kwatt donk, I found some nasty wear of my elevator stab axis creating flatter. Ripped it all out, and upgrading it with 4mm stainless fly bar, both servos also replaced...
01-27-2016, 05:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,294
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2143849Latest footage, playing in the sand..
https://youtu.be/X2GiivN8X98 (https://youtu.be/X2GiivN8X98)
01-26-2016, 12:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,846
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2143571Happy Australia Day, my way of celebration was flying British Royal Navy "Harrier".





https://youtu.be/tXfMmJB5vRI...
01-07-2016, 10:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,796
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2140269http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2140270First thing after the paint dried I went to test fly it and what...
01-07-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,796
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2140201http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2140202Thanks Mate, that's what this wonderful hobby is all about. Just...
01-02-2016, 10:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,796
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2139413http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2139414My impatience was running wild, just about the worse weather...
12-25-2015, 05:50 PM
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Views: 2,796
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2137606Still no full flight with the original, it will take some time for the fields to dry up after 4 days of non stop drenching. Few more...
12-18-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,251
Posted By jofro

Starmax, F-16, 90mm

One of the best value scale EDF model I ever build, just about in-distractable, over 300 flights and now 6th. year in operation among my other fleet, just love it, few more flights yesterday to ad to...
12-12-2015, 11:04 PM
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Views: 2,796
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2135552Took it to the beach to do my range check, few taxi runs along perfect low tide sand but too windy for a test flight today, just a...
12-12-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,636
Posted By jofro

F- 4 runs on 8S/4000, 90mm fan.

F- 4 runs on 8S/4000, 90mm fan.
12-11-2015, 11:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,796
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2135485Another test flight today with my prototype in strong wind to see she handles it, more than pleased with this simple mop-up holding...
12-11-2015, 12:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,009
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2135345Having a break from this project which was so far a pain in the neck! After 4th re-design it still doesn't work to my expectations...
12-11-2015, 12:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,796
Posted By jofro

Something out of ordinary.

Recently got my hands on this rather unusual unfinished model built quarter century ago by fellow modeller as a slope soarer. I thought it would be a great contender to make it as EDF jet. Few weeks...
12-11-2015, 12:36 AM
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Views: 5,185
Posted By jofro

375th flight with this model last Tue. at my home...

375th flight with this model last Tue. at my home club, enjoy the landing into 90 deg. W/. cross wind.
https://youtu.be/co5g0PkCvrA (https://youtu.be/co5g0PkCvrA)
12-11-2015, 12:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,636
Posted By jofro

"HABU" by Eflite, 80mm/6S powered model I got for...

"HABU" by Eflite, 80mm/6S powered model I got for a song after member passed away couple years ago. Added wing tips is my own mod.
10-21-2015, 12:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,009
Posted By jofro

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http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2126689http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2126690After few non eventful flights on 4S I wasn't happy with the...
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