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Forum: Aeroworks Vendor Forum 02-20-2018, 05:30 PM
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Posted By HunkaJunk
Aeroworks 50cc Extra 300 QB - All Up Weight?

Hi, I recently put my 50cc Aeroworks Extra 300 QB together that I have had in the sealed box for a couple years now. I'm sure it will fly great but I wasn't real happy with the final weight. I...
Forum: AMA Discussions 01-19-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 646
Posted By HunkaJunk
You're nothing but a HACK.

You're nothing but a HACK.
Forum: JR Radio & Spektrum Radios 12-18-2017, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 611
Posted By HunkaJunk
I think I like it, I may have to get it next...

I think I like it, I may have to get it next year. I have literally been using Spektrum since the day it came out. I have a whole bunch of transmitters. Original DX7, 9303 DSMX, DX9, 9503H DSMX.
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Forum: AMA Discussions 12-15-2017, 07:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 646
Posted By HunkaJunk
That's very interesting. So you are saying that...

That's very interesting. So you are saying that the FBI shared information with you that these people you reported to them were in fact looking to cause trouble with RC equipment, and were already on...
Forum: AMA Discussions 12-15-2017, 07:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 646
Posted By HunkaJunk
This knowledge you claim they (FAA) have that AMA...

This knowledge you claim they (FAA) have that AMA modelers are not the problem did absolutely NOTHING when it came to them obeying section 336, and now since the term "model aircraft" is apparently...
Forum: AMA Discussions 12-14-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 646
Posted By HunkaJunk
So it was a "slap in the face" to the FAA that...

So it was a "slap in the face" to the FAA that they must also abide by laws as they are written? What a novel concept, a government agency must follow laws? It seems to me the slap in the face was...
Forum: Electric RC Jets 12-12-2017, 11:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By HunkaJunk
While I'm at it, there are a couple things to be...

While I'm at it, there are a couple things to be careful of on this plane. With my battery all the way forward, there is not a lot of weight on the nose gear. This can cause the plane to bounce on...
Forum: Electric RC Jets 12-12-2017, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By HunkaJunk
Super Scorpion 90mm EDF

I have a Super Scorpion 90mm EDF jet, that I have about 2 dozen flights on now. It flies good, but I am annoyed by the short 3 minute flights. I can stretch it 4 minutes with thoughtful throttle...
Forum: FPV Talk 12-01-2017, 07:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,147
Posted By HunkaJunk
I don't like it

I don't like FPV, I sold my equipment. Feels too much like a video game for my taste.
Forum: JR Radio & Spektrum Radios 11-28-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By HunkaJunk
Thanks, I also started putting a strain relief on...

Thanks, I also started putting a strain relief on them some time ago. Fortunately have never lost a model due to a satellite dropping off (knock wood). This last time I flew the plane and took it...
Forum: AMA Discussions 11-27-2017, 07:20 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,591
Posted By HunkaJunk
I don't doubt what you say, but that awareness...

I don't doubt what you say, but that awareness does not appear to be making into any FAA statements or regulations. It is my perception that we (as modelers) are being thrown in with all the FPV /...
Forum: JR Radio & Spektrum Radios 11-27-2017, 05:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By HunkaJunk
Spektrum Satellite JST Connectors

Does anyone know the exact nomenclature for the small JST connector on the Spektrum satellite receivers? I'm getting quite a collection of failed satellite cables and want to fix them, I have a...
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 11-27-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By HunkaJunk
If you are set on keeping the drill why not buy...

If you are set on keeping the drill why not buy modern NiCd sub-c cells, they also come in considerably higher ratings now in the same package. Many cordless tool packs were made up of 1300ma cells...
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 11-27-2017, 07:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By HunkaJunk
Most any modern charger will have a setting for...

Most any modern charger will have a setting for NiCd or NiMH charge. Typically it is long obsolete, or specific purpose chargers that can't auto cutoff a NiMH charge. I still have an old "race fast...
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 11-26-2017, 11:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 414
Posted By HunkaJunk
, It will charge, but it's not advisable if...

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It will charge, but it's not advisable if it's a peak detection rapid charger, the peak detection on NiCd rapid chargers is not sensitive enough for NiMH charging and will not shut off when the...
Forum: AMA Discussions 11-25-2017, 08:33 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,944
Posted By HunkaJunk
I am of the opinion that all government...

I am of the opinion that all government bureaucrats have the same mentality, although I haven't had the opportunity to deal with an FAA agent yet, I have had the distinct displeasure of dealing with...
Forum: Gas Engines 11-25-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 426
Posted By HunkaJunk
I have a couple, I have a new Turnigy 32cc gas...

I have a couple, I have a new Turnigy 32cc gas engine that seems to run fine, I also have a RCGF 50cc that has over 500 flights on it in an Extra 260, although I don't think it came from HK that long...
Forum: AMA Discussions 11-25-2017, 08:51 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,396
Posted By HunkaJunk
As I see it, the AMA is absolutely free to get...

As I see it, the AMA is absolutely free to get into any aspect of the business they see fit, why wouldn't they be, if they feel that commercial AMA insurance is a way to for them to make money, then...
Forum: AMA Discussions 11-24-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,944
Posted By HunkaJunk
No, you are the one who is acting like a total...

No, you are the one who is acting like a total blowhard. And it sounds like you have engaged in abusive and illegal activity. Maybe you should quit while your ahead. I'm taking your statement a...
Forum: AMA Discussions 11-23-2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,944
Posted By HunkaJunk
I don't need your advice, so save your breath. I...

I don't need your advice, so save your breath. I am very experienced and trained at standing up to numerous authorities, I'll give a general example and that will be it. FDA, USDA and others... show...
Forum: AMA Discussions 11-23-2017, 09:42 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,944
Posted By HunkaJunk
I'm operating under that assumption, mine doesn't...

I'm operating under that assumption, mine doesn't expire until next year, my models are marked on the inside with a very tiny sticker along with plainly visible anti-government profanity. I figure if...
Forum: AMA Discussions 11-22-2017, 08:04 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,944
Posted By HunkaJunk
With everything you just proposed, I find it...

With everything you just proposed, I find it difficult to believe that dues would do anything but skyrocket. I do believe however that the AMA has already gotten away from lobbying and just got into...
Forum: AMA Discussions 11-22-2017, 06:34 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,944
Posted By HunkaJunk
You're not scaring me. Government scamps have a...

You're not scaring me. Government scamps have a real bad habit of overstepping their authority and making rules up on the spot to assist them in doing so. I have sued over this behavior in the past...
Forum: The Clubhouse 11-22-2017, 03:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 622
Posted By HunkaJunk
True, but at least I wouldn't be supporting an...

True, but at least I wouldn't be supporting an organization that claims to represent my interests, and clearly does not, I absolutely disagree with the AMA statement that "registration makes sense at...
Forum: The Clubhouse 11-21-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 622
Posted By HunkaJunk
I have so had enough of all these damn government...

I have so had enough of all these damn government scamps. If I had a place to fly without AMA, I would do it in a heartbeat and use a private liability insurance policy as in the past.
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