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Forum: RC Pattern Flying 09-05-2014, 01:20 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,089
Posted By matt13
This thread has been an interesting read as to...

This thread has been an interesting read as to how it has moved from a seemingly simple question on loops and keeping the wings level.
Once the model is trimmed to a reasonable standard, rolls...
Forum: Control Lines 03-27-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,536
Posted By matt13
Thanks for the interest Kozmo, yes it has been a...

Thanks for the interest Kozmo, yes it has been a while, and........ Not much has changed since my last post :-(
Travel for work and a busy life has found me in front of the TV when I find my way...
Forum: RC Pattern Flying 01-25-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 13,068
Posted By matt13
I enjoy reading your CL posts, and discovering...

I enjoy reading your CL posts, and discovering yet another form of pattern flying.
as a kid, we all started with CL back in the day, and it was stunt that caught my eye.
moving to RC, the interest...
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 01-12-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,407
Posted By matt13
Hmm, interesting reading, I have read about the...

Hmm, interesting reading, I have read about the blunt trailing edge in a book about the design and aerodynamics for rotors. It stated that a blunt trailing edge is used to create a small area of low...
Forum: RC Pattern Flying 10-16-2013, 01:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,100
Posted By matt13
Would you be able to post overseas?

Would you be able to post overseas?
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 10-10-2013, 02:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,343
Posted By matt13
I have the 10i, I choose it because it was a...

I have the 10i, I choose it because it was a little lighter and smaller. It will run 4x Hyperion Duo chargers as they charge 10s packs, each with a separate power supply and without even needing to...
Forum: RC Pattern Flying 10-04-2013, 05:20 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,925
Posted By matt13
The wind tunell photos that Alex put up speaks...

The wind tunell photos that Alex put up speaks for itself. For the first time I can see exactly what the caniliser is really doing, the flow control around the fueslarge and more importantly the fin...
Forum: Sport Flying 07-10-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,097
Posted By matt13
RE: New Build Das Mini Stick

I used Hobby King covering, seems to go on just as well as other more expensive coverings I have used in the past.
Forum: Sport Flying 07-09-2013, 10:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,097
Posted By matt13
New Build Das Mini Stick

Here is a couple of photos of my new Das Mini Stick, it is built from RCM plans and is powered by a Tunigy C2830 on a APC 8x4E prop.
Flys great, and the balance point was pretty close dispite the...
Forum: Sport Flying 04-02-2013, 12:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,345
Posted By matt13
RE: Four Play is not a dirty word!

This project stalled big time with a move and a change to electric flying.
I uncovered the airframe while looking for some thing else, and apart from a lot of dust, it has faired well, so the dust...
Forum: Control Lines 03-22-2013, 01:39 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 14,784
Posted By matt13
RE: Your first CL Plane? just for fun

Cox Fokker DVII was mine, spent most of my time learning how to start the 049, later I got an Enya 09 which I used in numerous Aeroflyte models fron the Couger to their Hurricane.
Starting to build...
Forum: Control Lines 01-20-2013, 12:25 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,536
Posted By matt13
RE: Kookaburra Plans , Spitfire VIII

All wing ribs cut out with final sanding next, and the spar slots still to be added.
But next to start the 2x laminet spars, yes it is slow progress, but there is progress.

Matt
Forum: Control Lines 01-12-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,536
Posted By matt13
RE: Kookaburra Plans , Spitfire VIII

This will most probaily be the slowest build ever witnessed on RCU, but as today started off with rain and the promise of only being 22degrees C (we have seen upto 46degrees c in the last week or...
Forum: Control Lines 12-29-2012, 04:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,536
Posted By matt13
RE: Kookaburra Plans , Spitfire VIII

Thanks Ray, have jut been looking through the site, there is some "memory lane" Aeroflyte stuff there.
I had the Couger, the small Hurricane x2, one of the Kittyhawks, and we made several of the...
Forum: Control Lines 12-29-2012, 04:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,536
Posted By matt13
RE: Kookaburra Plans , Spitfire VIII

Posted twice by mistake.
Forum: Control Lines 12-26-2012, 05:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,536
Posted By matt13
RE: Kookaburra Plans , Spitfire VIII

Three years have past since I was able to get a new copy of these plans, and I have done nothing further about building it!

My interest in CL again has been sparked, so now the dust comes off...
Forum: Classic RC Pattern Flying 12-18-2012, 05:59 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 19,759
Posted By matt13
RE: Tweety Bird

Thanks for the advice, I have been flying electric in pattern for a few years and need to do something that is not ARF and small enough to travel in the boot of the car. I have a scratch build Kaos...
Forum: Control Lines 12-17-2012, 11:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,175
Posted By matt13
RE: Fuel for Old Fox C /L Engines

Thanks for the offer, I will deflently take you up on that early in the new year, I was looking you guys up on the MASA web site, but did not know what time you kick off from.
Forum: Control Lines 12-17-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,175
Posted By matt13
RE: Fuel for Old Fox C /L Engines

Reading this makes me realise that I have done a bad thing. Some years back I has at a model auction and saw a Nobler with a Fox 35 in it, I was surprised when no one bid on it and ended up with it...
Forum: Classic RC Pattern Flying 12-17-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 19,759
Posted By matt13
RE: Tweety Bird

That looks like a nice model, is it electric ?
I have oftern thought that some of the classic pattern models would make nice small fun fly electric models, I would like to do a small E-Kaos one day.
Forum: RC Pattern Flying 12-16-2012, 03:10 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 13,068
Posted By matt13
RE: CL Stunt and Pattern (similiar yet different)

Super smooth Chip, makes me want to try CL again, the electric looks easier than trying to get a two stroke tuned perfectly.
Forum: RC Pattern Flying 11-21-2012, 02:55 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 13,068
Posted By matt13
RE: CL Stunt and Pattern (similiar yet different)

Hello Chip,
Do you have any you tube clips of you flying your new stunt plane?
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 11-20-2012, 12:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,454
Posted By matt13
RE: Rud-Ail mix and slow roll (roll rates)

Full size aircraft have their roll rate increase as the "top rudder" is added in on the last part of the roll. ( Iuse to instruct in Cap 10's)
It is just easier to judge how much aileron to reduce...
Forum: RC Pattern Flying 11-15-2012, 02:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,080
Posted By matt13
RE: Sneaking in flights before/after work.

Well done Rendegade, I'm away from home due work at the moment and I miss being able to sneak out for some practice.
Forum: RC Pattern Flying 11-12-2012, 11:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,080
Posted By matt13
RE: Sneaking in flights before/after work.

I love day light saving in Adelaide, most of my practice occurs when my other half starts to watch "Neighbours" at 6:30pm.
I use to fly six times with my Angle 50, but over time found that four was...
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