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Forum: RC Jets
02-13-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,226
Posted By Chris Nicastro

I tell people I'm a Registered Drone Offender, we...

I tell people I'm a Registered Drone Offender, we are all guilty by association anyway, might as well get a laugh.

Its not going to get any better for us in my opinion. The people in charge at...
02-13-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 21,867
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Karl, not to knock on you but what you stated is...

Karl, not to knock on you but what you stated is exactly why the hobby industry will not and does not change the way they do business.
Does anyone walk into any store and buy any other product and...
02-12-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 21,867
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Don’t bother with either Tower or Horizon because...

Don’t bother with either Tower or Horizon because they will deny and deflect any responsibility on these planes. I have posted about this, contacted Tower about the Corsair regarding an issue with...
02-08-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 141
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Great plane. Use the DLE 20RA, nice engine, easy...

Great plane. Use the DLE 20RA, nice engine, easy to use and very reliable. I’ve have one on the TF P-51D and it’s a perfect combo.
Keep the power supplies separated for safety. When I first took...
02-08-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 972
Views: 81,782
Posted By Chris Nicastro

#24 Leroy Gardner, Rest In Peace - I’m sorry to...

#24 Leroy Gardner, Rest In Peace - I’m sorry to report he passed away last month. I had the privilege of owning and flying his pride and joy TF GS Kit Built P-51D. It was his first large warbird...
01-27-2019, 11:02 PM
Replies: 2,632
Views: 355,691
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Air all the way! Most reliable and for sure use...

Air all the way! Most reliable and for sure use large tanks and a smaller one any place you can fit it because the volume makes them more reliable and positive than with less air volume.
Mine are...
Forum: RC Jets
01-25-2019, 11:42 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 10,594
Posted By Chris Nicastro

PM sent Reuben!

PM sent Reuben!
Forum: RC Jets
01-19-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 590
Views: 75,913
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Could you post pics of your updates please?

Could you post pics of your updates please?
Forum: RC Jets
01-19-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 26,483
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Congratulations Zeeb, awesome jet and the same...

Congratulations Zeeb, awesome jet and the same scheme I would like too.
Forum: RC Jets
01-19-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 26,483
Posted By Chris Nicastro

One more video... I’ve never seen the original...

One more video... I’ve never seen the original Tomcat animation until now, check it out.
https://youtu.be/-vmAhZy4XvM
Forum: RC Jets
01-18-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 26,483
Posted By Chris Nicastro

LOL! yeah man, I've said that so many times too! ...

LOL! yeah man, I've said that so many times too!
Imagine what could have been had they developed the Tomcat further especially when the program was retired too early. What a machine!
I thought it...
Forum: RC Jets
01-18-2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 26,483
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Inspiration for your projects... ...

Inspiration for your projects...

https://youtu.be/G-mrFcsw-Ew

I wonder how many of you guys on here where around and maybe involved in the program. Such a cool time capsule video!
Forum: Gas Engines
01-14-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,613
Posted By Chris Nicastro

To my knowledge there has been no announcement,...

To my knowledge there has been no announcement, press release, or otherwise, to explain the transfer of ownership and the new policies going forward. So either way, open or closed, its going to leave...
01-14-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 30,793
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Oh no! That is a photo of the real plane! not my...

Oh no! That is a photo of the real plane! not my work!
Forum: RC Jets
01-14-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 539
Views: 66,631
Posted By Chris Nicastro

@Pat67 I hope those parts are printed with SLA...

@Pat67 I hope those parts are printed with SLA instead of FDM! Otherwise the details will be lost in a lower resolution print. The CAD looks great it would be a shame not to see that in the final...
Forum: RC Jets
01-14-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 554
Views: 63,842
Posted By Chris Nicastro

EXACTLY!! Customers are not an R&D Department!...

EXACTLY!!
Customers are not an R&D Department! Some feedback is ok to fine-tune a MINOR ISSUE but thats it!
Forum: Gas Engines
01-13-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,613
Posted By Chris Nicastro

I will see if in can find my invoice but the...

I will see if in can find my invoice but the problem I had was it took too long to try and fight the extra tax charge. Then I was charged extra because of the past deadline. So after all the back and...
Forum: Gas Engines
01-13-2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,613
Posted By Chris Nicastro

I wont argue with you Tom, it is what it is at...

I wont argue with you Tom, it is what it is at this point. Mr Ploberger/Kolm Engines will have to prove or demonstrate good customer service or he will lose customers.
The fact is unless he...
Forum: Gas Engines
01-13-2019, 07:10 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,613
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Side note to new Kolm buyers, and any significant...

Side note to new Kolm buyers, and any significant purchase made from overseas, watch out for the import tax! This was not disclosed to me at the time of purchase through Vogelsang Aeroscale and then...
Forum: Gas Engines
01-13-2019, 06:58 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 11,613
Posted By Chris Nicastro

More info on the exhaust pipe Tom! Anyone...

More info on the exhaust pipe Tom!
Anyone running one in flight yet? Video? Price? Where to buy?
Ill Need one for the IL150 Long Version for the P-51.

Im disappointed in the handling of the...
01-12-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 30,793
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Door detail

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1080x1440/ae64fd6c_b897_46e9_88b2_6f934644150d_a37c25525fec47550d32585cc54510028d521c58.jpeg
01-12-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 30,793
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Totto, take a look at countersink flat head...

Totto,
take a look at countersink flat head srcrews and install them on the doors for a flush surface finish. Then assemble the last locknut on the strut.

The full scale doors had a tape cover...
01-11-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Easier to spot hydraulic leaks!

Easier to spot hydraulic leaks!
01-11-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,223
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Hi Tom, Cool build! I see the new pipe for the...

Hi Tom,
Cool build! I see the new pipe for the IL230 engine. Is that pipe compatible with the IL150 also? Thats the first time Ive seen a pipe for these engines.
Looking forward to your build!
01-10-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 2,632
Views: 355,691
Posted By Chris Nicastro

Ive installed the FG 84 with zero offset in the...

Ive installed the FG 84 with zero offset in the H9 cowl I modified. Thats on a TF Corsair and it flies fine in all respects. On the H9 Corsair its common to see the left lower cylinder interfere with...
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