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Forum: RC Jets
06-05-2019, 10:23 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

I have been looking for months but I cannot find...

I have been looking for months but I cannot find any either. They were also sold under the names Navycat and Tornado if I remember correctly.

Col
Forum: RC Jets
03-20-2019, 04:00 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

I have previously posted pictures of the mods I...

I have previously posted pictures of the mods I have done to my Falcons.
UC mods on page 184 of this thread.
I'll see if I can find some more.

My usual mods;
UC blocks and cutouts for trailing...
Forum: RC Jets
03-19-2019, 02:05 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

I just use these. Haven't failed in normal...

I just use these. Haven't failed in normal service yet. Broke one in crash landing though.
...
Forum: RC Jets
03-17-2019, 06:08 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Are they still available in the UK? I wouldn't...

Are they still available in the UK? I wouldn't mind one to keep unassembled on the shelf.

Col
Forum: RC Jets
03-17-2019, 02:59 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Not much between them, sheeted wings, two attach...

Not much between them, sheeted wings, two attach screws per wing, That's about it from memory.

Col
Forum: RC Jets
03-13-2019, 03:11 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

I have had 5 Falcons. The first one I flew...

I have had 5 Falcons. The first one I flew without mods.
First landing knocked the LH main out of the wing, mounting blocks and all. Very little glue on them.
Next to come adrift was the nose...
Forum: RC Jets
03-04-2019, 01:58 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

My first 4 Falcon's used a gas start Kingtech K80...

My first 4 Falcon's used a gas start Kingtech K80 flying from grass at sea level. https://www.larcs.com.au/
Plenty of power for takeoff and cruised at about 2/3 throttle. K70 should be plenty.
My...
Forum: RC Jets
01-12-2019, 05:18 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

That one is the only one I didn't mod myself. The...

That one is the only one I didn't mod myself. The colour scheme is fantastic for visibility against any sky. The tip tanks added a lot of drag but look great.

Col
Forum: RC Jets
01-11-2019, 11:52 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/500x307/atfield1_d3dde5151cf9095ba297289b5ac5daf5d54edd7c.jpg ...
Forum: RC Jets
01-11-2019, 11:47 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

I have had 5. I love them (after a bit of work). ...

I have had 5. I love them (after a bit of work).
Here are some of them. When I work how to shrink pics.

Col.
Forum: RC Jets
01-11-2019, 04:43 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Do you have a Falcon 1.20 Lior? They are great...

Do you have a Falcon 1.20 Lior? They are great fun on an 8kg turbine.

Col
Forum: RC Jets
11-23-2017, 03:10 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Anywhere between 0 and 5 degrees has been used....

Anywhere between 0 and 5 degrees has been used. My current Falcon 1.20 (no 4) has 3 degrees of down thrust (jet pipe end down) and flies well.

regards

Col
Forum: RC Jets
05-31-2017, 10:11 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Work resumed.

After a long period of laziness I have started work on the Velox again. I am attacking the gear doors as the first part of fuselage fit-out as I have never done them before. I have the main gear and...
Forum: RC Jets
01-01-2016, 03:39 AM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Top surfaces of one wing painted and decal cut...

Top surfaces of one wing painted and decal cut and applied. Non scale colours but it isn't a scale model.:) Clear coat over the lot still to be applied.
...
Forum: RC Jets
12-05-2015, 11:31 PM
Replies: 620
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Ok,, A little more work done. I have painted the...

Ok,, A little more work done. I have painted the underside white and applied a star for effect. The servos have been fitted and it was only when too late that I noticed that the aileron mounts seem...
Forum: RC Jets
11-14-2015, 10:59 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Been a bit slack but here is my latest effort. I...

Been a bit slack but here is my latest effort. I don't like the yellow/orange colour so I am going for a Russian winter camo scheme, similar to the one available from Fei Bao. I have rubbed back and...
Forum: RC Jets
11-09-2015, 07:31 PM
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Views: 101,271
Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

If you get a chance could you please post some...

If you get a chance could you please post some pics of the hinging of all doors and the linking to the gear leg for the outer doors?



Hmm, I will be using electric wormdrive actuators for the...
Forum: RC Jets
11-07-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 101,271
Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Step 1, boom extension

Greetings Earthlings.
In case someone is still watching this thread and there is still some interest I will post some pics as I get into this project.
The first step I have decided to undertake is...
Forum: RC Jets
07-22-2015, 04:01 PM
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Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Ed, edwarda10pilot, might be persuaded to do...

Ed, edwarda10pilot, might be persuaded to do another run if enough people want one. You can put me down for one if you decide to message him.
I would also recommend a new canopy from Park Flyer...
Forum: RC Jets
05-22-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 101,271
Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

I am just about to start the boom extension...

I am just about to start the boom extension process and am intending to break the booms just in front of the trailing edge of the wings. Can anyone tell me what the construction of the booms is in...
Forum: RC Jets
04-04-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 101,271
Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

An interesting phenomenon regardless of what...

An interesting phenomenon regardless of what causes it and one that I can do without experiencing. I have been spoiled by the excellent low speed flight characteristics of the Falcon/Tornado/Navycat...
Forum: RC Jets
04-02-2015, 07:25 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 101,271
Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Thanks for the quick reply Mike. Yes, I had...

Thanks for the quick reply Mike. Yes, I had decided to do the boom extension (it works so why try something else).Is 15% the optimal amount or the minimum amount? I have measured along the bottom of...
Forum: RC Jets
04-02-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 101,271
Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Greetings all, (if anyone still watches this...

Greetings all, (if anyone still watches this thread)
I have just bought a G1 Velox new in box and have just read the entire thread with interest. I must admit that if I had read this thread before I...
Forum: RC Jets
12-17-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 4,997
Views: 965,585
Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

I have bought 4 from him so far and I am very...

I have bought 4 from him so far and I am very happy with them.

Col
Forum: RC Jets
12-13-2014, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4,997
Views: 965,585
Posted By SeaHawk-RCU

Hello Ed, Glad to see you back on deck,, I...

Hello Ed,

Glad to see you back on deck,, I hope you have fully recovered.
The new tubs look ok, the addition of the optional second pilot is a good idea.
Look forward to seeing more. :)

Col
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