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07-25-2005, 10:10 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,750
Posted By `3D

RE: SO how many of you fly in you backyard

Yup...at home most of the time....got 20+ acres....10 of which I mow like a golf course...also about a 3 hundred yard runway for planks....am I spoiled or what...:)
07-25-2005, 09:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,576
Posted By `3D

06-10-2005, 01:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,436
Posted By `3D

RE: How much do you fly?

Me too.....2 -3 tanks a day.
06-10-2005, 01:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,196
Posted By `3D

RE: Please HElP!!

Fritz...

How come you mounted the gyro there?????
05-26-2005, 07:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 662
Posted By `3D

RE: glow plug relocater question

After seeing how this thing was made...all I do now is solder a 2 inch wire to a hairpin clip...tin the other end....and use aligator clips for the glow driver wires. Cost ...about .20
05-25-2005, 02:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 808
Posted By `3D

RE: Rules for flying

make sure nobody else has the same idea in your area...and is on YOUR channel.

KEEP THE SPECTATORS AWAY!!@!
05-25-2005, 02:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 938
Posted By `3D

RE: When are you no longer a beginner?

When the shakes stop

When you don't have to think about it...you just fly it and really have a lot of fun with no fear.

When it becomes instinctive and not a chore.

instinctive...
05-25-2005, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 395
Posted By `3D

RE: heli remote

Put it back on upside down.
05-24-2005, 03:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 651
Posted By `3D

RE: Is my GY401 working ?

If you unplug the sense wire(yellow) it will default to normal mode....did you set the servo travel with the pot on the gyro??
05-24-2005, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 678
Posted By `3D

RE: First chopper help

IMO...Raptor 50

very good support..and cheap parts

you'll out grow the 30 real quick

bigger fly's better

Futaba 9C is also a great radio
05-24-2005, 02:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 735
Posted By `3D

RE: Help Needed: Difficulty Starting helicopter engine

Place your hand right on top and get a good grip..the clutch should not engage at idle so you should be fine..there is also a 1 way bearing so you can leave the start shaft ingaged for a few sec.
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05-12-2005, 08:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 944
Posted By `3D

RE: Where to find SPAD ARF?

SPAD's are ARF's...from scratch
05-11-2005, 01:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 707
Posted By `3D

RE: how fast are gas heli's?

?????...generally heli's power is used for manuvers not speed..unless of course your drag racing them. Do we really care how fast they go?????
05-11-2005, 01:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 613
Posted By `3D

RE: Which Futaba Radio?

9C all the way...great radio

the 6x is great for planes too
05-11-2005, 01:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 647
Posted By `3D

RE: 9C questions

YES, set your mid stick values( hover ) the same for idle up and you can switch modes without any problems. I prefer switchig to idle up on the ground just before hover, so the gov with lock in...
08-20-2004, 09:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,050
Posted By `3D

RE: Drop a parachuter w/out an extra servo!

A while back I had a 20 trainer....I hooked up a cable in casing type control rod to the oppisite side of the rudder servo, ( like you would for a steering nose wheel), ran it down under the fuse so...
08-18-2004, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 701
Posted By `3D

RE: Simple Combat

The fuse is 16", ( suggest 18" and remove nose weight), the wings are a standard election sigh folded in almost in half (leave inch for control surface), comes out to 10 x 18 per side, gives you 18...
08-16-2004, 02:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 964
Posted By `3D

RE: Did a no no but was fun!

the wooden dowels break on not so gracefull landings.......look at the hardware store for those round driveway reflectors with fiberglass dowels...they work GREAT!
08-16-2004, 02:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 966
Posted By `3D

RE: Need help very frustrated!!

"Funny thing is I changed nothing and it started doing this Sunday up until today"

"Maybe I does not have enough head speed. I did kind of adjust my throttle curve kinda lower than most people...
08-16-2004, 11:35 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 21,053
Posted By `3D

RE: new spad

Very nice plane acam37, just a personal note one tail wheel mounting.....

I usually mount one on fuse. and let it float....the fuse. is stronger (than the rudder) and with a good rudder size it...
08-16-2004, 10:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 701
Posted By `3D

Simple Combat

Here's one I whipped up over the weekend.
Didn't even glue the yard sticks, just stuck it in there....notch in fuse. holds it.
Can't wait till the next election for more signs..
32 engine,...
08-09-2004, 07:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 862
Posted By `3D

RE: Futaba 6XAS okay to use for heli?

Yes it will work but a pain in the butt.

The main diff. in "A" or "H" is switch locations and no throttle rachet.

Remove the back cover and flip over the rachet arm.
08-09-2004, 07:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,557
Posted By `3D

RE: gonna try a loop this weekend

Just remember to go to mid stick over the top......then back to hover stick as it comes out of the loop.......back to hover.
08-09-2004, 07:41 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 902
Posted By `3D

RE: Hover difficult

The rocking is prolly from the blades not being centered yet....as the head speed picks up the spinning force of the blades will center them.

BTW...your doing great...I think I hovered for a...
06-08-2004, 10:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 858
Posted By `3D

RE: How often to tighten tail drive belt?

Depends on boom....I have had some crash kits with booms that are a tiny bit smaller around (dia.)...it was necessary to rap the boom with tape to get a good fit.

Also...I take a exacto and put...
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