Register

If this is your first visit, please click the Sign Up now button to begin the process of creating your account so you can begin posting on our forums! The Sign Up process will only take up about a minute of two of your time.

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Jim Branaum

Page 1 of 40 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.67 seconds.

  1. Replies
    2,759
    Views
    78,465

    OOPS! I missed something somewhere. Years ago I...

    OOPS! I missed something somewhere. Years ago I took a Bud Nosen Citabria kit (100+ inches) and made the wing semi symmetrical and extended the nose a little to make it into a Decathelon.. It was...
  2. Replies
    1,122
    Views
    32,489

    Oh. I was looking at them as lock points for the...

    Oh. I was looking at them as lock points for the control horn.:o

    Robert, I have to admit my forward facing "L" was a failed experiment with a much longer exposed arm. The 'theory' was to provide...
  3. Replies
    27,114
    Views
    1,644,983

    What amazes me is how many folks don't do back...

    What amazes me is how many folks don't do back ups. Or run UPS's. But I am picky about stuff I value.

    The Saito .30 is a wonderful engine and great fun to play with. It looks and sounds great...
  4. Replies
    1,122
    Views
    32,489

    ROFLOL! I have a reputation to maintain. I am...

    ROFLOL! I have a reputation to maintain. I am known for breaking things, but rarely the tail wheel assembly! However, that is a good idea I have used before but stopped when I discovered that high...
  5. Replies
    892
    Views
    19,974

    SInce my Sig Kougars lead a very hard life, I...

    SInce my Sig Kougars lead a very hard life, I generally take precautions to insure the servos remain in the airframe and attached to their anchor points. That means I cut 1/8 ply fuselage side...
  6. Replies
    1,122
    Views
    32,489

    I have been very busy with my son prior to his...

    I have been very busy with my son prior to his TDY for training followed by deployment. If he says (very frequently with NO notice) "Lets go here now", I leave. Makes reading email and other things...
  7. Replies
    27,114
    Views
    1,644,983

    I refuse to answer that question on the grounds...

    I refuse to answer that question on the grounds that it would...I forgot.



    I don't think our fuels get chilled enough to worry about even though we may have carburetor ice from time to time...
  8. Replies
    27,114
    Views
    1,644,983

    I do a lot of touch and goes. I have had many a...

    I do a lot of touch and goes. I have had many a flame out and unplanned landing as my Saito 80 choked on carburetor ice on humid days. Took me a few times to isolate the problem, but the key was...
  9. Replies
    1,122
    Views
    32,489

    That is what I was looking for. My views on the...

    That is what I was looking for. My views on the fuselage are colored by MY approach which does not generally include glass.:o
  10. Replies
    1,122
    Views
    32,489

    When I mount tanks, I plumb the vent to a solid...

    When I mount tanks, I plumb the vent to a solid line coming down the firewall and out through the cowl. Sometimes the vent is a hard line through the cowl that disconnects when I remove the cowl and...
  11. Replies
    892
    Views
    19,974

    Oh, once again I am out of step!;) Saito .56...

    Oh, once again I am out of step!;)

    Saito .56 running 12x7. Used to be a Saito .50 running 12x6
  12. Replies
    529
    Views
    17,162

    Well, I got the props and things looked fine for...

    Well, I got the props and things looked fine for a while. Now I have a retract servo in one of the booms doing the cycle thing..retract, extend with no control over it. Where can I get a...
  13. Replies
    2,759
    Views
    78,465

    I do not disagree. I quite 5 or 6 times and...

    I do not disagree. I quite 5 or 6 times and spent several hundred dollars taking this or that course, system, or whatever but was unable to quit. When I decided to quit, it happened 15 years ago. ...
  14. Replies
    2,759
    Views
    78,465

    While there is NOTHING wrong with turkey bacon, ...

    While there is NOTHING wrong with turkey bacon, I am glad you are back to the paint job selected. I absolutely refuse to be dragged, kicking and screaming, into any conversation about smoking. I...
  15. Replies
    892
    Views
    19,974

    Hey, it says "Moment" not movement!

    Hey, it says "Moment" not movement!
  16. Replies
    1,474
    Views
    52,101

    I remember that. Wonder where I saw it...

    I remember that. Wonder where I saw it...
  17. Replies
    6,721
    Views
    804,937

    Fair enough. I use a filter for a Chevete...but...

    Fair enough. I use a filter for a Chevete...but probably don't do enough filtering on the main supply. Call me lazy...
  18. Replies
    6,721
    Views
    804,937

    Those are neat looking "little" units, but again...

    Those are neat looking "little" units, but again still hobby filters or I would order several today. The issue is that most of us rarely clean (back flush) our fuel filters and they ALL collect...
  19. Replies
    6,721
    Views
    804,937

    A wrap of soft wire 1/8 inch from the end and...

    A wrap of soft wire 1/8 inch from the end and soldered is a great (and cheap) barb. Put your tubing over it and use a tie wrap to 'crip' it smaller than the 'barb' and you are in business. I really...
  20. Replies
    27,114
    Views
    1,644,983

    In 1986 I got my first Saito - a 50 that went on...

    In 1986 I got my first Saito - a 50 that went on the nose of Kougar #4. It flew so well that when the .56 came out, I got one and mounted it. Discovered the .56 really liked at 12x6 prop and the...
  21. Replies
    1,374
    Views
    24,513

    Well, I guess you won't mind if I hope you get...

    Well, I guess you won't mind if I hope you get the chance to experience a similar incident when with friends and family. Apparently according to your take (and that of others here), it should be...
  22. Replies
    1,122
    Views
    32,489

    I was wondering that also then I remembered the...

    I was wondering that also then I remembered the primer is white. Is that the reason?
  23. Replies
    1,374
    Views
    24,513

    That is not quite true. If you shoot a personal...

    That is not quite true. If you shoot a personal photo or video without another's permission you are potentially liable for all sorts of things. Making that action public by posting it anywhere is...
  24. Replies
    1,374
    Views
    24,513

    Ummm..not right under most circumstances. Right...

    Ummm..not right under most circumstances. Right if it is an individual being photographed, but not if it the crowds (as are seen on the beach). If she did not want to be photographed, she COULD/and...
  25. Replies
    27,114
    Views
    1,644,983

    I have had cats and dogs forever and the ONLY...

    I have had cats and dogs forever and the ONLY ones that hurt my models where my kids and the dogs. The oldest too a brand new top wing to a Super Stinker and used the leading edge for a hammer. ...
Results 1 to 25 of 1000
Page 1 of 40 1 2 3 4
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:06 AM.

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.