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12-09-2015, 09:56 PM
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Posted By jollycub

Looking for a specific lipo battery tester

I would like to permanently mount a lipo battery tester in an airplane. There are cheap testers that will take 2 to 8 cells with twin buzzers mounted. When the lipo balancer is plugged in, it shows...
02-25-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By jollycub

Thank you. This should be very helpful.

Thank you. This should be very helpful.
02-24-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By jollycub

Using KV as a guide from one motor to the next

I am struggling through the electric motor-esc-prop-battery learning curve. I had a Emax Grand Turbo 2215-15 1,470 KV electric motor on a slow stick. I am using a 2 cell, 1300 mah battery with it...
Forum: Beginners
07-14-2013, 08:51 PM
Forum: Beginners
07-14-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 916
Posted By jollycub

RE: Kadet Senior Control Rod and Hatch Question

Well, I am finally done with the Senior. To recap, three of my flying buddies finished a Kadet Senior kit for me. They did a fantastic job and it looked great. It had tricycle landing gear and...
06-26-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By jollycub

5SLipo Battery Extension and heavy hub for electric

In order for my battery and speed controller to fit right in my Senior conversion, I would like to add a 6 inch extension between the speed controller and battery. I am using a 5 cell, 3500 mah...
Forum: Beginners
06-24-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 916
Posted By jollycub

RE: Kadet Senior Control Rod and Hatch Question

Continued from previous post. Forgive me if I don't know the proper terms. After I cut the top of the nose off, I shored up the cut in the airplane with a bulkhead. I did this for support and a...
Forum: Beginners
06-24-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 916
Posted By jollycub

RE: Kadet Senior Control Rod and Hatch Question

Thanks to everyone who responded to my question about the control rod. I will leave the control rods alone since the consensus seemed to do just that. Life rule number 2, if it ain't broke, don't...
Forum: Beginners
06-24-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 916
Posted By jollycub

RE: Kadet Senior Control Rod and Hatch Question

I hope ya'll don't mind, but I am going to include pictures on what I did to the airplane and make this somewhat a build thread.
Forum: Beginners
06-21-2013, 03:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 916
Posted By jollycub

RE: Kadet Senior Control Rod and Hatch Question

Very nice setup. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Beginners
06-19-2013, 10:11 AM
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Views: 916
Posted By jollycub

RE: Kadet Senior Control Rod and Hatch Question

Thanks for your advice. I was thinking that the metal rods would weigh more than the wood. I really didn't want to take the rods off to weigh them
Forum: Beginners
06-19-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 916
Posted By jollycub

Kadet Senior Control Rod and Hatch Question

I am converting a Kadet Senior from a Glow OS46 to a Turnigy Easy Match 46. When I built the Senior, I had to put 11 ounces of lead in the nose to get it balanced. Not thinking things through, I put...
05-22-2013, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 722
Posted By jollycub

RE: X-Mount/Hardware:Power 32/46/60 bolt size

I got the mount in and the mounting hardware is 6-32 bolts that mounts to the firewall. The e-flight part number is EFLM40462 for the xmount that fits the G46 Turnigy electric motor. Hope this...
05-16-2013, 09:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 722
Posted By jollycub

X-Mount/Hardware:Power 32/46/60 bolt size

I just purchased an E-Flight X-Mount/Hardware:Power 32/46/60 electric motor mount. I also need to purchase standoffs for it. I would like to know what size the outer bolt holes are that mount to...
Replies: 3
Views: 638
Posted By jollycub

RE: Can I use the KV ratings as a guide for motor replacement

Thank you. The motor can be bigger and still fit the airframe.
Replies: 3
Views: 638
Posted By jollycub

Can I use the KV ratings as a guide for motor replacement

I would like to replace a T-Motor AS2216 KV1250 with a similar KV rated motor from a different manufacturer? If not, what are the specs I should look for?
Forum: Beginners
04-25-2013, 06:21 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,773
Posted By jollycub

RE: When making a purchase

1. Who are you to decide how long a reply should be or how it is presented.

2. Ophose is entitled to write in the manner he chooses and in as many words as he chooses.

3. Please resist...
Forum: Beginners
05-25-2012, 04:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,039
Posted By jollycub

RE: 15CC Gas engine for Senior Kadet

Thanks for everyone's responses. My primary reason for the gas engine is that it runs cleaner with an engine sound, not the power. What I had read was that the gas engine was the equivalent of a 60...
Forum: Beginners
05-23-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,039
Posted By jollycub

RE: 15CC Gas engine for Senior Kadet

.then why in the world put a 15CC's weight in the airplane?
Because I haven't seen a 10CC or 5 CC gasser?:D In my original post, I suggested that I am doing a special covering scheme and do not...
Forum: Beginners
05-22-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,039
Posted By jollycub

RE: 15CC Gas engine for Senior Kadet

I guess what I read on the internet is that the 15cc is the size of a 60 glow. That is stretching a Senior, but still tolerable. I won't run it full power. If you think it will handle the...
Forum: Beginners
05-22-2012, 01:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,039
Posted By jollycub

15CC Gas engine for Senior Kadet

I am recovering a Kadet Senior with a specific scheme in mind. Since I don't want to get a lot of oil on it from a glow engine, I decided to use a RCG 15cc gas engine. I considered converting it to...
05-01-2012, 03:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,369
Posted By jollycub

RE: Battery doesn't last long in DX8

No, the rechargeable batteries that came with the transmitter.
04-30-2012, 02:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,369
Posted By jollycub

RE: Battery doesn't last long in DX8

Thanks for all of your replies. I assume this is the one that I want: http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__19481__Turnigy_4000mAh_Spektrum_DX8_Intelligent_Transmitter_Pack_.html. What was...
04-30-2012, 03:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,369
Posted By jollycub

Battery doesn't last long in DX8

I have a DX8 and it doesn't hold a charge. Last year I had this issue and Horizon Hobby sent me a new battery. It didn't seem to help, and I made sure I always had the battery charged up before I...
08-30-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 743
Posted By jollycub

RE: OS Max Muffler Replacement

Pehaps a picture will help. This is what the exhaust port looks like on the OS 90. Looking at the discontinued engine list, the only os90 that I can see is an OS91FX. Since this is the only OS90...
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