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02-19-2019, 08:38 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

I did some training with 31. Moffett Field was a...

I did some training with 31. Moffett Field was a nice place. I miss those days.
02-15-2019, 07:33 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

I sent this email to Horizon 3 days ago and have...

I sent this email to Horizon 3 days ago and have received no response:


Hi Courtney,



I just wanted to take a moment to send you an email regarding the Top Flite Hellcat I won at Toledo...
02-12-2019, 12:44 PM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

There is a 1/4 inch gap between where the...

There is a 1/4 inch gap between where the fuselage and the wing meet, not a constant gap but on one edge depending on what way you move the wing, it does not sit square against the fuse.
02-12-2019, 11:25 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Hello all. Earlier in this thread I indicated...

Hello all. Earlier in this thread I indicated that I was the winner of the Top Flite Hellcat given away at the 2018 Toledo swap meet. After careful consideration I decided to sell this airplane to a...
10-10-2018, 06:51 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

2262201...

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10-10-2018, 06:36 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

LOL.. I guess in Arizona there is no time to...

LOL.. I guess in Arizona there is no time to build because you are always flying! Phil was a good guy. I liked him a lot and the Circuits have a really nice place. I was out there this past Saturday...
10-09-2018, 06:28 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Smile Ha! You live in Arizona and you miss Fort Wayne??...

Ha! You live in Arizona and you miss Fort Wayne?? What are they putting in the water out there?? I am putting a DLE 20 in it. I installed the E flite retracts with the scale struts. they are soo...
10-08-2018, 09:32 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Looking good Bill. I have decided to shelve mine...

Looking good Bill. I have decided to shelve mine for now. Swap meet season is coming around so just going to collect what I need over the next few months. Maybe next winters project. I am building...
09-24-2018, 10:03 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Dang! I was hoping you would put the FG 60 in it...

Dang! I was hoping you would put the FG 60 in it so we could get a personal review!😁
09-17-2018, 02:48 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Looks really nice.

Looks really nice.
09-14-2018, 06:16 PM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Lol. I went home and mulled it over for a few...

Lol. I went home and mulled it over for a few hours then went back and bought it. Looking forward to your review !
09-14-2018, 06:14 PM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Are you going to put the 60 on yours?

Are you going to put the 60 on yours?
09-14-2018, 02:59 PM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

I stopped by the LHS this evening just asking...

I stopped by the LHS this evening just asking around and the guy there said that usually a multi cylinder wont pull the kind of power that a single cylinder will, that the FG 60 would be more like a...
09-14-2018, 09:14 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Hey Bill.. you think the FG 60 will fly this OK? ...

Hey Bill.. you think the FG 60 will fly this OK? I mostly like to fly scale and I dont need to go Mach III with my hair on fire.. Just looking for scale flight and some nice photo passes.
09-13-2018, 10:12 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

What does his P 47 weigh?

What does his P 47 weigh?
09-13-2018, 10:09 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

cheaper than the DLE but not a radial either. :(

cheaper than the DLE but not a radial either. :(
09-13-2018, 09:48 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

What about moving the cowl 3 inches forward on...

What about moving the cowl 3 inches forward on the fuselage?

dumb question.. that wont work either.
09-13-2018, 09:45 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

so I suppose that leaves the Saito 60 for the...

so I suppose that leaves the Saito 60 for the only radial option. At this point maybe I just put the DLE .61 in it and save the money for another project.
09-12-2018, 12:04 PM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Thank you sir! I had listed this ARF locally and...

Thank you sir! I had listed this ARF locally and have had no takers thus far so it looks like I am going to build it. I am crossing my fingers the EVO 77CC works. According to the measurements on...
09-10-2018, 06:15 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Tower has them but they are back ordered. As to...

Tower has them but they are back ordered. As to powerplants, it would appear the Evolution 77 CC 7 cylinder radial would fit inside the cowl. It is glow powered which is OK with me as I have not...
09-10-2018, 04:33 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Yes, When they notified me that I had won it I...

Yes, When they notified me that I had won it I thought it was a scam. I am just not sure if I want to build it or maybe just sell it. I can't seem to find retracts for it and all of the sites I have...
09-10-2018, 04:06 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

I was very fortunate to be the person who won...

I was very fortunate to be the person who won this airplane at Toledo and I just took delivery of it last week.
Forum: Glow Engines
09-02-2015, 09:04 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

LT-40.. that is a great flier. A kid out at the...

LT-40.. that is a great flier. A kid out at the club has been flying one of those around the last couple of weeks. He was buzzing me with it while I was out walking in the corn the other night. LOL....
Forum: Glow Engines
09-02-2015, 07:09 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Very true. The thing is that there are some...

Very true. The thing is that there are some airplanes that you just want to load into the car when you want to go fly. You hate working on it because it takes time away from the other "more fun"...
Forum: Glow Engines
09-02-2015, 04:09 AM
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Posted By Bill Lowen

Great stories all! But you guys in Australia can...

Great stories all! But you guys in Australia can keep your snakes. I think I read somewhere that 9 of the 10 worlds most dangerous snakes reside in Australia.

OKC I fly DSMX but as it turns out...
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