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Forum: Kit Building
10-29-2013, 03:00 AM
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Posted By ticketec

Hey Bigtim, My B is still flying!!! I don't...

Hey Bigtim,

My B is still flying!!! I don't fly it all that much to be honest but a few weeks ago I pulled it down, dusted it off and sorted out the gear issues I had. Have flown it a couple of...
Forum: Kit Building
11-25-2007, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey SVX,

Real nice rad and tail wheel doors ;)

My 'stang is back together again! Only took robart over a month to ship the parts out to me[:@]

The parts arrived on Friday and there was...
Forum: Kit Building
10-18-2007, 10:04 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey Guy's

Firstly, I have to say thank you to you all. i was touched to read so may messages of condolences for my 'stang:),

but the good news she is on the mend. the repairs are all but...
Forum: Kit Building
10-03-2007, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

hummm, the RCUvideo posting did work... here is a link to you tube instead.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aq4i-txrZL4

thanks

dave
Forum: Kit Building
10-03-2007, 11:18 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey guy's

I'm really touched by your comments... Thanks once again.

I finally edited the video of the crash landing so here is the link.....

...
Forum: Kit Building
09-19-2007, 08:47 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey gents

thanks for the condolences.:)

It was piloting error. i initially thought that i had slowed her down too much, as i was at a new field, with 15-20kts blustery conditions. but after...
Forum: Kit Building
09-19-2007, 07:05 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

well guys,

I have some food for thought.....

I know that these models have a somewhat weak retract area, and that we have spent many post talking about beefing up that area. but i must...
Forum: Kit Building
09-06-2007, 09:37 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey Bigstew,

Great job on her once again, and the moives were cool.

thanks

dave
Forum: Kit Building
09-01-2007, 09:11 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

big stew,

She looks great!!!! you done a really nice job with her. Good luck with the maiden, and let us know how she goes.

talk to gary at getstencils.com he is really nice, well priced...
Forum: Kit Building
08-21-2007, 09:36 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey N1EDM,

Yeah i used the hd606's because i wanted the 85-degree's. 90 is too much movement and the gear wil look splayed out. 85 is a little on the short side, but 85 is miles better than the...
Forum: Kit Building
08-07-2007, 11:00 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Sorry don't know they the pic's are coming out like this. i just uploaded them the normal way...

Well, got a second and very brief 3rd flight in today.
Roll rate on the high rates is good,...
Forum: Kit Building
08-07-2007, 10:41 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey Mate,

Yes the boys are right, she's the 1/7 scale TF P-51B. no deviation from the thread. if you go way back throught the pages i have posted the build from go to wow.

I guess your...
Forum: Kit Building
08-07-2007, 06:26 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey guy,

Thanks heaps for all the great comments.

I'm about to take her out again not and start to expand the flight envelope a little. i'll post my findings as i find them:D:D

Hey...
Forum: Kit Building
08-06-2007, 10:25 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Well, guy's

I'm please to announce that my Mustang has FLOWN!!!!!![8D][8D]:D

Ended going with a low tech onboard glow system to keep the idle nice and low because she was rolling around...
Forum: Kit Building
07-22-2007, 10:10 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey flying beagle,

I came and checked on the thread a few days ago and noticed the same thing....

I finally finished the steerable tail wheel and rudder linkages, installed the magnets on...
Forum: Kit Building
06-15-2007, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

I also when with the pumped O.S so i didn't have to worry about the tank location.

Thanks
Forum: Kit Building
06-05-2007, 03:00 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey Gord,

I did this and it wasn't correct. I ended up having to glue in some extra balsa to make up for it...

Thanks
Forum: Kit Building
05-29-2007, 01:20 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey manolo,

You found the thread! Thanks for that link, what an easy way to do it! And it also adds very little weight too. I'll have to to that to mine when i install the tail wheel doors.
...
Forum: Kit Building
05-18-2007, 02:30 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Oh yeah,

now your talking!!!!
Forum: Kit Building
05-17-2007, 07:22 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey guy's

Well funny i read that saramos was looking for a scale hach to use because so have i during the whole build and thouht of using the radiator outlet as a hatch but didn't want to add...
Forum: Kit Building
05-14-2007, 10:32 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey Zope,

Flite metal is not a replacement of fibreglassing. In fact, it probably evem mroe important to glass if using flite metal.

I haven't used it, but from what i read, it seems to be...
Forum: Kit Building
05-14-2007, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey tlgibson97

chalre is right, the first thing you look at is the thrust line. Shimming the mount is the right way to go to adjust it.

Now, if you say the the trim change is more related...
Forum: Kit Building
05-13-2007, 04:09 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey G.F. Reid,

Thanks mate. I went to a bit of trouble to get the colors right on her, and luckily the guy who worked at the paint place where i got my latex paints knew how to do his job really...
Forum: Kit Building
05-13-2007, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hey I B Buck,

I wanted to use the keleo exhaust but he doesn't make them for the O.S. 1.20 fs, so i would contact him first and make sure he can make them to suit your engine. he did say he...
Forum: Kit Building
05-10-2007, 09:03 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 517,912
Posted By ticketec

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Got out there and took some quick pic's so i can show the family this weekend..... thought i'd share them with you guy's too.

thanks
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