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Yesterday, 06:49 PM
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ScaleMasters still. Around?

I have been to the website, and it appears that it has not been updated for some time. Trying to figure out the difference between them and the NASA Scale group. Can anyone enlighten me?
11-17-2018, 06:16 PM
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Posted By cjtyped

Recommending competitive stand off scale kit?

Lookig for a civilian kit I can use to get into competition. Not a Cub or warbird. Pretty fair skilled. What would YOU build?
TIA
Forum: Aerodynamics
11-15-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 685
Posted By cjtyped

More info

Just for information, I DID compete in the 2018 Scale RC Nationals. What I learner was that I was WAY under prepared and under practiced. That won't happen again.
I used a Hangar 9 bashed Super...
Forum: RC Sailboats
11-12-2018, 11:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By cjtyped

Kyosho Seawind Status?

someone in the KNOW.....wanting a new version Seawind for next year. Can't find anything solid information. Where can I get one? When? How much? Thank You in advance
Forum: Aerodynamics
11-12-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 685
Posted By cjtyped

Response

I posted this about a week ago. Trying to prepare for next season. I am also fortunate to have several planes to choose from for competition. It sure is such an interesting hobby. I love it and...
Forum: Aerodynamics
11-09-2018, 06:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 685
Posted By cjtyped

I need to clarify more. I am planning on entering...

I need to clarify more. I am planning on entering Standoff Scale contests with my Fornier. That's all. I am going to try adding weights to my plane, bit by bit, according to wind conditions.
Forum: Aerodynamics
11-09-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 685
Posted By cjtyped

My plane is a Mick Reeves' designed Fournier RF-4...

My plane is a Mick Reeves' designed Fournier RF-4 powered glider. It has a 10'. Wingspan. Electric powered. The usual aileron,Rudder,elevator,throttle plus a retracting belly wheel and spoilers. It...
Forum: Aerodynamics
11-08-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 685
Posted By cjtyped

Will adding weight make my glider fly better in wind?

i have a scale powered glider. Want to compete in contests, but wind affects the plane. So if I add weight but not change the CG, will this help? Any other suggestions?
TIA
08-08-2018, 06:21 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,179
Posted By cjtyped

My fantasy is that I can enter " RC Scale events...

My fantasy is that I can enter " RC Scale events within 500 miles of me in the next 90 days" . There is no such thing tony knowledge. WHY is this so complicated?
06-29-2018, 12:04 PM
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Views: 550
Posted By cjtyped

Full-size Ugly Stick homebuilt aircraft

Someone somewhere built and flew an experimental aircraft based on the RC classic Ugly Stick. I have seen pictures of it,but am unable to find now. Help?
06-29-2018, 11:59 AM
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Posted By cjtyped

Steen Skybolt sponsored by Mennen

In the mid 70s I saw this at Oshkosh. The top wing had " Thanks, I needed that " written on it, and the smoke the airplane used was made to smell like Mennen aftershave. So clever. I am looking for...
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-13-2018, 03:26 PM
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Views: 173
Posted By cjtyped

OLD Hangar 9 Super Cub Manual

looking for an assembly manual for the old model. Red and white, N2496A. Tried Hangar 9/ Horizon Models. They've never heard of it. Can anyone point me somewhere on the web?
thanks in advance
Forum: The Clubhouse
05-17-2018, 06:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By cjtyped

Hotels near the Nats

Going to the Scale NATS June 22-24. Can anyone tell me hotels nearby? Thanks in advance.
Forum: The Clubhouse
05-14-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By cjtyped

Ok, I am going to use the Hangar 9 Super Cub; the...

Ok, I am going to use the Hangar 9 Super Cub; the older version slightly bashed... Practice begins this week..
am thinking about camping. IN a tent. I assume the camping area will be a safe area for...
Forum: ARF or RTF
05-14-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 374
Posted By cjtyped

I have mine right in front of me. AFT spar...

I have mine right in front of me.

AFT spar 6* dihedral, as measured using protractor app on android phone
1/4" thick
1" wide
21" long from upper corners


FORWARD. Spar 6* dihedral
5/16"...
Forum: ARF or RTF
05-14-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 374
Posted By cjtyped

I have mine right in front of me. AFT spar...

I have mine right in front of me.

AFT spar 6* dihedral, as measured using protractor app on android phone
1/4" thick
1" wide
21" long from upper...
Forum: The Clubhouse
05-04-2018, 08:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 425
Posted By cjtyped

NATS newbie Advice

i have decided to enter my first NATS. This year 2018. Fun Scale. Entry class. I have the fortune of selecting from several planes. I plan on selecting my competitor in the next 2 weeks. My choices...
11-07-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By cjtyped

Flying wires vs 2.4 radio?

Sig Waco SRE. Wanting to use metal wire for flying wires. Hitec radio. Mfr says no problem, but wasn't sure what flying wires are. Anyone have any experience with this?
Forum: Gas Engines
05-15-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By cjtyped

Choke needed on gasser?

i have several gas engines I will be using this summer. As many of you know, choke setup can be a female dog. I also have a very powerful electric starter that should make starting easier. Do I still...
Forum: The Clubhouse
04-07-2017, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,497
Posted By cjtyped

Faa notam fdc 7/7137

Anyone else get this in their email? I am a full scale pilot also and got confused trying to understand. Maybe someone smarter than I can explain it.
03-14-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 292
Posted By cjtyped

Wisconsin Fly in 2016?

There was a fly in prior to Oshkosh Airventure 2016. Even an article in a popular magazine ( Sport Aviation? ). I'd like to attend the 2017 version, but I don't know where or when. Can somebody help...
10-17-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,494
Posted By cjtyped

Possible kits

there is a manufacturer that does foam wings and balsa its...Wing Manufactureres...the website doesn't mention a T-34 though.
Another possibility would be World Manufacturerea. They currently have...
Forum: ARF or RTF
09-13-2016, 07:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 462
Posted By cjtyped

Ready Made RC Lunar Eclipse Foamie Painting

I am assembling this Mooney clone. Wanting to know if I can use Rustoleum spray paint? If not, suggestions? Thank you in advance.
08-23-2016, 03:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 463
Posted By cjtyped

Decathlon/Citabria- best scale fidelity

Who puts out the closest, most accurate model of these planes? Doesn't matter if it's ARF or kit, doesn't matter the size. Thanks
Forum: ARF or RTF
08-15-2016, 04:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 329
Posted By cjtyped

Citabria/Decathlon closest scale fidelity8

who makes this plane look the closest to scale? Doesn't matter if it's a kit or ARF., size doesn't matter either ( that's what SHE said ).
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