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Forum: Beginners
12-19-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,386
Posted By chopper man

Amen Donny. MERRY CHRISTMAS!!

Amen Donny. MERRY CHRISTMAS!!
11-04-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,302
Posted By chopper man

Thanks for the input and the links. Gene

Thanks for the input and the links.

Gene
11-03-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,302
Posted By chopper man

Hero rc v626

Looking to to buy the Hero rc v626 as a first quadcopter. Anyone have any experience with this one? I have plenty of RC plane experience so I would like to know what you think of this as a first...
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-04-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

That's what surprised me. When I checked the CG...

That's what surprised me. When I checked the CG it was very slightly nose heavy, so I expected a little of trim but not as much as I had to put in. Oh well, it flys great and most importantly it...
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-03-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

Just about 4 weeks have gone by after finishing...

Just about 4 weeks have gone by after finishing my Waco. Yesterday was the day. 1st takeoff not to bad only to have to dead stick it in after about 30 seconds n the air. Surprisingly needed a lot...
Forum: Beginners
03-01-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By chopper man

That's exactly what it was. Ya just have to be...

That's exactly what it was. Ya just have to be smarter than the equipment that you operate.:)
Thanks for the help.
Forum: Beginners
02-27-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By chopper man

Securing prop

Any tricks to tightening down a prop when the back plate spins when putting a wrench on the prop nut? Already ruffed of the back of the prop. Thanks

Gene
Forum: Beginners
02-09-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,428
Posted By chopper man

I've always have used Slim Line and never any...

I've always have used Slim Line and never any problems. I think they look good as well. I run a 3 line system so I don't use the T fitting. I buy direct from them and usually get a better price. ...
Forum: ARF or RTF
02-06-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

All finished:cool: Just waiting for a day off...

All finished:cool: Just waiting for a day off and nice weather. What a good looking plane.
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-29-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

I finally got it. Think I just wasn't using...

I finally got it. Think I just wasn't using enough epoxy. Used a lot more and it finally worked out. Thanks or the reply and pictures. Hope to maiden it this weekend.

Gene
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-27-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

Second attempt at putting the cowl on:mad: I...

Second attempt at putting the cowl on:mad: I used milled fiberglass with 30 min epoxy. Cowl came right off of the ring. Sanded, cleaned and still no good. Any suggestion?? Thanks for any help!
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Forum: ARF or RTF
01-15-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

Mine is a fairly tight fit as well. So I'll sand...

Mine is a fairly tight fit as well. So I'll sand it down a little. I couldn't fine any milled fiberglass locally so I order it. Now I'll have to wait until next weekend to maiden it. Thanks for the...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-14-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

Mounting the cowl and followed the procedure. ...

Mounting the cowl and followed the procedure. The one thing I didn't do is add any fiberglass to the epoxy. (Don't have any). I did add some micro balloons. Let everything dry for several hours. ...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-05-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

Been flying for some time, but with that said I'm...

Been flying for some time, but with that said I'm no stranger to having a senior moment;) Thanks for the tip. Looking forward to seeing this one in the air. Even my wife wants to come out to see...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-05-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

Thanks for the reply. Went and purchased longer...

Thanks for the reply. Went and purchased longer bolts for being able to use all 6 spacers. Hope to finish it up today and be ready to fly next weekend. Anything tricky to flying the Waco? 1st time...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-04-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

I am going to use a OS 1.20AX that I already had....

I am going to use a OS 1.20AX that I already had. Looks like I have to use 4 of the spacers behind the mount. Then in order for the prop washer to measure out to 6 11/16 the front bolt holes for the...
Forum: The Clubhouse
12-05-2013, 06:26 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,566
Posted By chopper man

Use to live on this site, not anymore. I've tried...

Use to live on this site, not anymore. I've tried but I just don't like it. Search engine s......ks, hard to navigate. Just an occasional look but not very often. Oh well. Just my nickels worth.
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11-30-2013, 06:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 551
Posted By chopper man

B737 EDF Help

Been flying nitro for a long time and now I have purchased a Windrider B737. I have been doing so much reading I'm probably more confused now then ever. This plane will most likely be in the 9 to...
11-16-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 659
Posted By chopper man

Windrider B737

Getting ready to start this build. Has anyone here built this foam B737. This is my first foam electric ducted fan. Just finished going through a forum over at RCgroups and picked up a lot of good...
11-05-2013, 09:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,614
Posted By chopper man

I am looking at finishing an epo foam plane with...

I am looking at finishing an epo foam plane with liquid sheeting. Any thoughts from those that have used it. Pictures would be great if easily available. Thanks

Gene
Forum: Beginners
08-08-2013, 05:06 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,611
Posted By chopper man

Sadly I don't like the new forum. A lot like the...

Sadly I don't like the new forum. A lot like the other and because of the look/difficulty to navigate I just don't go there. Like so many others I don't like change and when change takes place and...
Forum: ARF or RTF
07-24-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

RE: GP Waco?

Thanks for the help.
Forum: ARF or RTF
07-24-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

RE: GP Waco?

Finally started putting it together. Quick question. When taking out the wrinkles what is the best technique to use on the ailerons since they are closed off and hot air cannot escape? I didn't...
07-15-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,093
Posted By chopper man

RE: Accident Report in on my Ultra Stick Crash

FAA violations pending???????????? :D
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-27-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 1,289
Views: 136,558
Posted By chopper man

RE: GP Waco?

Called hobbico and told them about the gear and fairing issue. Not sure what it is they sent me. It looks like some type of belly pan??? Is it not the gear that they should be replacing in order...
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