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Forum: Kit Building
08-06-2007, 04:20 PM
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Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Congrats tick looks like it went great. She sure does look good.
Forum: Kit Building
06-27-2007, 08:39 PM
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Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

nice job beagle wish I had your talent and patiences. That looks like a nice and strong mount.:D
Forum: Kit Building
04-06-2007, 08:19 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

welcome home ticketec!!!
Forum: Kit Building
03-28-2007, 04:50 PM
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Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Gibbs, I have not gotten as far as the fuel lines yet, still glueing the wrong parts together[:@], but if your line was severed coming off the brass tube just try and make sure that the line comes...
Forum: Kit Building
03-27-2007, 04:51 PM
Replies: 3,622
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Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

RC I think some hod gottem something like the dubro foam tires. The rest cut away so the rails sat low enough to recess the tire inside enough to fit a door. I gave up on the doors with the retracts...
Forum: Kit Building
03-27-2007, 04:48 PM
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Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

looking good neverland, glad to see that magnum sitting tight in there bought one myself, had to save money[:'(]. May I ask how she flew the plane?
Forum: Kit Building
03-23-2007, 06:29 AM
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Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Smalley, I fit my retracts after I glued the wing halves together and sheeted the top of the wing. That way I knew how deep I could go plus I figured at least the top sheeting would hopelfully help...
Forum: Kit Building
03-19-2007, 04:43 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Thanks for the info bull I had thought about that myself and may end up doing something like that. However I have already fixed the doublers before I noticed the crutch.[:o]. I will get it figured...
Forum: Kit Building
03-18-2007, 09:40 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

My 531's are in with the 663 and a 4" tire. tight fit and not recessed below the skin, and with the toe of the tire the back half sits slightly above the skin however they aren not final fitted, so...
Forum: Kit Building
03-18-2007, 08:07 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Just to make you guys feel better I will let you know that now I have just realized that the crutch is on upside down [:@][:@][>:]. I have no idea how I managed that, but I will say do not work on...
Forum: Kit Building
03-16-2007, 07:20 PM
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Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

More building time here in New England, seeing it was 70 degrees two days ago:D and now there is 6 inches of snow and it is sleeting like the dickens out there[>:][&o]. Be glad you don't live here.
Forum: Kit Building
03-13-2007, 10:27 AM
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Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Thanks for the reply bull.
I know I'm not the only one mustang but I figured I'd give you guys a chuckle
Forum: Kit Building
03-13-2007, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

I have an even more difficult question, What size air tank will fit in the formers small, med?

I'm working on the fuse now to take a break from the wing. Of course just to challenge myself I...
Forum: Kit Building
03-09-2007, 06:05 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

My appologies for being lazy but how did you guy's mount the aileron servo's? I am at the point of the build to install them now. I was wondering if there were any pic's? I am doing the two servo...
Forum: Kit Building
03-07-2007, 05:26 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

no problemo bull, glad I could be of assistance. That's the great thing about this thread we all remeber different parts and can help each other out just ask.
Forum: Kit Building
03-07-2007, 08:18 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Bull I saw somewhere, I think in this thread, that some one used an old magarine container. They cut it down and it gave a nice round smooth well after painting.
Forum: Kit Building
03-04-2007, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Hi guys;
SVX what retract unit are you useing? I have the 553's I believe with the piston facing outward and have to cut a lot of rib 5 away I mean a lot, to get it flush with the sheeting. I...
Forum: Kit Building
02-28-2007, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Welcome buck, good luck with the build.
I have just been able to get back to my build and have just glued the wings together. I hope to get the retracts in and working shortly. I am still waiting...
Forum: Kit Building
02-27-2007, 08:35 AM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Thats my thought however that is some good engineering.;)
Forum: Kit Building
02-21-2007, 09:24 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

I myself have not had much time to build. I have been sitting idle at joining the wings together. However I am waiting on my RH strut which has been backordered since january.[:@][:@] I am also...
Forum: Kit Building
02-14-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Nice job bull that set up looks real good, be sure and report how she works.:D
I'm still going insane trying to decide what engine to get. With what they cost I want to get the right one.[&o][:o]
Forum: Kit Building
02-13-2007, 04:43 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Question for you guy's, I am still trying to figure out what to power my stang with, There are many option's, one thought was a RCV120 but they are quite pricey[X(], but it does seem to have a lot...
Forum: Kit Building
02-12-2007, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

Forum: Kit Building
02-04-2007, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Thanks Sabre.
I have a combo disk belt sander and a palm sander also plus I have been using the razor plane with great fast result's. Like was said here earlier I have my blade less than a 1/16...
Forum: Kit Building
02-03-2007, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3,622
Views: 518,015
Posted By mikemedic2

RE: Top Flite 1/7 P-51 Build

Looking good!!!
I just started mine last night, going to be a slow build. I got the stab done and I am working on the fin/rudder now. I am waiting on some maxxlights to arrive before I can sheet...
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