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Forum: Kit Building
03-28-2010, 05:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,579
Posted By Borzak

RE: Future Kit Supplies

Reminds me of the comment by Burt Rutan on the video I watched of him at the AMA convention this year...."I didn't see any balsa for sale at the convention...how the hell do you expect to learn...
Forum: The Clubhouse
09-04-2003, 03:56 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 14,748
Posted By Borzak

Ignorant people who should know better

I've got nothing to win in this thread anymore. I can see that everyone that wasn't there knows exactly what happened, the perfect way to act.

But now your just pulling stuff out of your ass that...
Forum: The Clubhouse
09-04-2003, 12:52 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 14,748
Posted By Borzak

Ignorant people who should know better

Ruined my reputation with anoynymous people I never see? Hmm yeah I'm really screwed now.

How can this thread get so blown out of proportion? Keep an eye on my rear view mirror? I've never met the...
Forum: The Clubhouse
09-04-2003, 12:11 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 14,748
Posted By Borzak

Ignorant people who should know better

I like how everyone here jumped to conclusions based on figments of their imagination.

1. We had words. I asked him to leave.

This has turned into "I ripped him a new one etc..."

After he...
Forum: The Clubhouse
09-03-2003, 10:15 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 14,748
Posted By Borzak

Re: bozerk!!

I'm older than the trooper that came out there today!
Forum: The Clubhouse
09-03-2003, 09:41 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 14,748
Posted By Borzak

Ignorant people who should know better

That's not what I said . I said on the tape that I was flying an approx 10 pound plane (it is actually 6) and that the trooper was ingorant.

What the guy did was HUGE mistake that I guess to get...
Forum: The Clubhouse
09-03-2003, 09:28 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 14,748
Posted By Borzak

Ignorant people who should know better

Actually.....


1. At no time did the State Trooper identify himself as "on a call". At no point did the trooper MOVE after I asked him to. I also had about the last 2 parts my antennae collapsed...
Forum: The Clubhouse
09-03-2003, 05:39 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 14,748
Posted By Borzak

Ignorant people who should know better

he's lucky I didn't promote the hobby by slamming my plane into him or his car.....

What's wrong with waiting 2 minutes behind the flight line? Let me see you fly competently when someone stands 6...
Forum: The Clubhouse
09-03-2003, 05:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,242
Posted By Borzak

Rally - Law Enforcement Notice?

Hope you don't run into a law officer like this one.....

http://www.rcuniverse.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=1113627&forumid=59]
Forum: The Clubhouse
09-03-2003, 05:33 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 14,748
Posted By Borzak

Ignorant people who should know better

Rant time.

Today at my flying field (Redstick RC - Baton Rouge, LA). I was flying and I was the only person at the club (as usual on a weekday).

Normally (our club fronts a busy road) people...
09-02-2003, 02:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,928
Posted By Borzak

TF P-47 Invasion Stripes

Look at many photos of the aircraft in question. I think too many people make the stripes too straight.

If you look at photos at the field with the plane in the background (not a plane picked out...
09-02-2003, 02:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 905
Posted By Borzak

O.s. 46 La

Engine was a royal pain in the rear to start. Brand new it was so tight it wouldn't turn over - period.

I had to heat it with a heat gun and then crank it on the bench. I ran a 1/2 gallon thru it...
Forum: Beginners
09-01-2003, 01:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 510
Posted By Borzak

Finally SOLOed!!!Cross Wind and All

It goes away pretty fast...at least it did for me.

The wind was blowing pretty hard straight down the runway when I soloed but after trying for a few weeks the instructor just said "Go now or...
Forum: Beginners
08-31-2003, 01:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 820
Posted By Borzak

I feel like a NIMROD

You'd be suprised how much people suck at distance judging and depth perception.

I used to be a semi-professional hunter and when they came available I would carry one of the laser range finders...
08-29-2003, 11:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 905
Posted By Borzak

O.s. 46 La

O.S. 46 LA with about 3 gallons of fuel thru it. With 10% fuel and a 11x6 Master Airscrew prop..

Peaked out at 11,800 rpm max and I backed it off from there.
Forum: Glow Engines
08-29-2003, 03:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 477
Posted By Borzak

Tune to how many RPM shy of peak?

Ok I have a .46 OS LA that I run a lot (averaging about a gallon a week lately) that I've always tuned by ear. Problem is I have a hard time detecting pitch change for some reason. Because of this I...
08-27-2003, 04:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,130
Posted By Borzak

want to get a 969 superbrain pro

I got mine in today. So far it seems pretty good. I discharged a few packs and charged some more.

The few things I really don't care for are...

1. On channel A is a set of bannana plugs - good....
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-27-2003, 03:08 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,163
Posted By Borzak

Proper attire?

For Pattern Flyers...

http://www.wrights.com/class/10_halloween/tabletreats/hat.gif
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-27-2003, 01:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,138
Posted By Borzak

Burning fuel

About a gallon a week on average.
Forum: Beginners
08-26-2003, 04:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 883
Posted By Borzak

Starting on a shoestring?

I bought a new avistar, new engine, and a new radio to get into the hobby and was no big deal to me.

But one day a few weeks ago at the local hobby shop they had the exact same ARF put together,...
Forum: Beginners
08-26-2003, 04:43 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,373
Posted By Borzak

Avistar Finished, Balanced and Ready to Go!

On my avistar if you use the "stock" plywood mount for the radio and battery it had a little shelf that stuck out that matched up behind the fuel tank just above the former to keep it in place.

I...
Replies: 22
Views: 1,509
Posted By Borzak

When do you quit flying?

In the manual for my new Futaba 6EXA it has the following "recommendations"

9.4 - No more flying till recharge
8.9 - Land soon
8.5 - Emergency

At 8.5 I beleive the transmitter turns off as...
Forum: Beginners
08-25-2003, 08:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,356
Posted By Borzak

exponential throw question

If you wanna try it without fear of crashing do this....

Use your dual rate switch to switch between expo and no expo. Set low rates and high rates to the same exact throw percentage but put expo...
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-24-2003, 11:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,886
Posted By Borzak

lazy bee with flares video

Well I thought you were a little dense from the video, but then you proved it with that statement right there.

Lotta land been burned on this earth from people saying "It's ok, green grass won't...
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-24-2003, 05:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,886
Posted By Borzak

lazy bee with flares video

How does your field get away with letting you break AMA rules unless it's just a field your at?
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