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    Try a few things first. A different receiver. A...

    Try a few things first. A different receiver. A different servo. I'd try and clean any servo extensions connectors. Perhaps even change the on off switch.
  2. Thread: RPMs

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    You can check your tach by pointing it at a light...

    You can check your tach by pointing it at a light bulb can't you? 60 hertz household power, should read 120
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    Why does it have to be Graupner props? There are...

    Why does it have to be Graupner props? There are other fine 3 blade props out there.
    But to get an answer call Dons hobbies in Salina Kansas or Graves Hobby Shop in Orlando Fla. If they can't help...
  4. Thread: Yak crash

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    Only one aileron servo on an airplane that size?...

    Only one aileron servo on an airplane that size? Sorry the movie won't down load for me so I couldn't see the flight
  5. Thread: Idle problem

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    I agree with speed had a problem like this it was...

    I agree with speed had a problem like this it was a mixture issue
  6. Thread: Dx8

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    If it's such a great transmitter why are you two...

    If it's such a great transmitter why are you two having issues?
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    Flaps are not speed brakes, they are lift...

    Flaps are not speed brakes, they are lift augmentation devices. Deploy flaps with too much airspeed and the airplane will balloon up on you.
    several things can cause too much speed on...
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    Sounds like it needs to be sent in

    Sounds like it needs to be sent in
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    Hummm no one has thought of the battery switch,...

    Hummm no one has thought of the battery switch, the voltmeter you have has a load built in. Per the pic it looks good.
    switches are cheap replace it
  10. Thread: Dx8

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    Sounds like a servo problem more than a radio...

    Sounds like a servo problem more than a radio problem unless you have a weird mix set into the transmitter
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    7.4V I am not familiar with the 14 but isn't that...

    7.4V I am not familiar with the 14 but isn't that a low voltage. The 9 and 10 have 9.6V batteries.
  12. Thread: Solar power

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    Pretty steep fine. What city code would you...

    Pretty steep fine. What city code would you violate? You can always charge planes off of a car battery.
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    I run LiIons they're 8.4 off the charger. He...

    I run LiIons they're 8.4 off the charger. He didn't say what pack he's using. Not arguing just pointing things out
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    No. A full charge may be over 7V but the full...

    No. A full charge may be over 7V but the full charge on a 7V system will be 8 or greater. Use a voltage regulator. Burn up a servo in flight you loose an airplane
  15. Thread: Solar power

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    Electricity is nice but not required. We had none...

    Electricity is nice but not required. We had none where I learned to fly.
    car battery to run chargers or a portable generator. Remember it's easier to ask forgiveness than permission.
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    I know you won't be getting into big gassers but...

    I know you won't be getting into big gassers but they eat channels quickly. 1 left aileron 1 rt aileron 1 left elevator 1 rt elevator, separate channels allows for a more precise setting. So there's...
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    I take it you plan on teaching yourself to fly?...

    I take it you plan on teaching yourself to fly? Please go to your local club and ask questions. Perhaps get in a flight or two or better yet learn to fly there.
    Im not sure what transmitter you...
  18. I know hz to mean heritz. I wonder if he means...

    I know hz to mean heritz. I wonder if he means torque
  19. Mixture is mixture more air equals leaner hotter...

    Mixture is mixture more air equals leaner hotter burn. If if tune to max power at the high end you have all the air you need.
  20. What are you flying? Glow gas or electric? Not...

    What are you flying? Glow gas or electric? Not all spray paint works well with glow
  21. Why mess with something that works? Unless of...

    Why mess with something that works? Unless of course you're having power issues.
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    Nitro planes BobCat 60 was my first pusher....

    Nitro planes BobCat 60 was my first pusher. problems with prop clearance, hardware was replaced. Then it was a problem with AOA on takeoff... Once that was done it flew good
  23. Also this is an old metal shop trick, don't use...

    Also this is an old metal shop trick, don't use your index finger to operate the drill trigger. Instead point your index finger along the side of the drill, use your social finger to operate the...
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    I use the hitech 4X as well. It seems to be the...

    I use the hitech 4X as well. It seems to be the same as the Turnigy single charger you can get from hobby king except for the AC input
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    No I think you might benefit from a few flights...

    No I think you might benefit from a few flights on the buddy box with an instructor. You'll take your plane home in one peice
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