Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: strobelights
Showing results 1 to 25 of 31
Search took 0.66 seconds.
04-10-2003, 07:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,437
Posted By strobelights

Can I use the NiCad charger to charge the NiMH batteries ?

rc whirlybird i got the hobbico accu cycle from tower hobbies for about 79.00 bucks, does a very good job too.
04-08-2003, 09:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,437
Posted By strobelights

Can I use the NiCad charger to charge the NiMH batteries ?

the easier solution for me was to purchase a charger that charges both nicd/nimh batteries.
Forum: Kit Building
04-03-2003, 08:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 379
Posted By strobelights

painting my scale!!!!

i finished my scale and pondering on what paints to use, the pondering stems from whether to spend 8 bucks for a can of lustrekote or spend 3.99 at the autoparts store or at lows. Another reason is i...
Forum: Kit Building
03-29-2003, 05:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,415
Posted By strobelights

Need Help With Retract servo Setup

gentlemen i want you to know i have achieved success with the retract servo, i used a futaba 148 and it works perfectly versus the fp-s136g servo, thank you guys, i would still be trying to achieve...
Forum: Kit Building
03-28-2003, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,415
Posted By strobelights

Need Help With Retract servo Setup

minnflyer your picture is valuable, and sorry for not giving you the full detail of what equipment i am utilizing, i am going to try a regular servo and and see what happens, minnflyer your pics were...
Forum: Kit Building
03-28-2003, 04:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,415
Posted By strobelights

Need Help With Retract servo Setup

MINNFLY THE SETUP YOU DISPLAYED, ONE ROD I KNOW MUST LEAD TO THE VALVE, WHERE IS OTHER LEADING???
Forum: Kit Building
03-28-2003, 04:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,415
Posted By strobelights

Need Help With Retract servo Setup

I AM USING SPRING AIR RETRACTS AND THE THE VALVE IS LIKE A TOGGLE SWITCH, DIFFERENT THAN ANY OTHER I 'VE USED, THE MANUAL SUGGEST A SMALL SERVO, I AM USING A FUT--FP-S136G SERVO, MANUAL SAYS THAT...
Forum: Kit Building
03-28-2003, 04:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,415
Posted By strobelights

Need Help With Retract servo Setup

I AM VERY FRUSTRATED, MY FRUSTRATION STEMS FROM THAT AMOUNT OF TRAVEL OF SERVO GEAR ON RETRACT SYSTEM, IT IS TRAVELING TOO MUCH WHICH IN TURN CREATE A BIND IN THE GEAR , SOUNDS LIKE GEAR TEETH OF...
Forum: Kit Building
02-28-2003, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,467
Posted By strobelights

hobby lobby fowler flap hinges

holeshot my question was "which part of the flap is screwed to the main body of aircraft?" LesUyda answered my question plus i did experiment with them and man they work so well i could cry.
Replies: 11
Views: 740
Posted By strobelights

??wise To Place Rudder\elevator On Same Chan.

i do have information from a leaflet suggesting something to that effect, this leaflet came from a training video on flying rc, at this moment i can't find the paper, when i do i will post what it...
Replies: 11
Views: 740
Posted By strobelights

??wise To Place Rudder\elevator On Same Chan.

yes vinnie that is really the question
Replies: 11
Views: 740
Posted By strobelights

??wise To Place Rudder\elevator On Same Chan.

Mr. Buckner i definitely want to thank you for that info, i trust an expert input that is why i consult before i experiment sometimes.
Replies: 11
Views: 740
Posted By strobelights

??wise To Place Rudder\elevator On Same Chan.

would you suggest doing that or not on a low wing war bird??
Forum: Beginners
02-20-2003, 12:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By strobelights

Primer Other Than Lustrokote

appreciate all the info guys, this certainly helps.
Forum: Beginners
02-19-2003, 09:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 404
Posted By strobelights

Primer Other Than Lustrokote

IS THE AUTOMOTIVE PRIMER A SUITABLE PRIMER FOR BODY FINISHING, I AM CURRENTLY USING THE LUSTROKOTE PRIMER, AT 7 BUCKS A POP IT IS POCKET DRAINING, SO I THOUGHT ABOUT USING THE AUTO PRIMER, MY PLANE...
Replies: 11
Views: 740
Posted By strobelights

??wise To Place Rudder\elevator On Same Chan.

MY QUESTION IS, IS IT A WISE IDEA TO PLACE BOTH RUDDER AND ELEVATOR ON ONE CHANNEL, I HAVE SEEN THIS GUY WHO RUNS AN RC FLIGHT SCHOOL TALKED ABOUT THAT, IS IT A WISE IDEA, PLEASE FILL ME IN ON...
Forum: Beginners
02-12-2003, 11:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By strobelights

Bending Wire Struts For Retractable Gears??

thanks again minnflyer, the hobby shop in my area is limited when it comes to such items, they order certain items for you, so i just mail order most of my rc items. i will checkout ehobbies asap i...
Forum: Beginners
02-12-2003, 09:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By strobelights

Bending Wire Struts For Retractable Gears??

can you recommend a wire bender and can you perchase wires to make struts minnflyer???
Forum: Beginners
02-12-2003, 09:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 342
Posted By strobelights

Bending Wire Struts For Retractable Gears??

HOW DO I BEND WIRE STRUTS PROPERLY WITHOUT BREAKING THEM, DO YOU GET THEM RED HOT IN FIRE LIKE THEY USE TO MOLD METAL IN THE PAST, DON'T LAUGH @ ME, AS YOU CAN TELL I AM A NEWBIE, I WAS TRYING TO...
02-11-2003, 09:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 476
Posted By strobelights

Hobby Lobby Fowler Flap Hinges

Is any body out there familiar with the fowler flap hinges from hobby lobby, if you do i am a newbie and need some input as to which side(side with 4 screwholes or side with 2h) screwed to wing body...
Forum: Kit Building
02-11-2003, 06:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By strobelights

Another Quest. For An Experienced Rcer

in the manual they have a double ended ball link attached to the rudder pushrod, but then whenever i would use the transmitter to test rudder & steering operation the ball link would pop out of the...
Forum: Kit Building
02-11-2003, 05:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,467
Posted By strobelights

hobby lobby fowler flap hinges

is any body out there familiar with the hobby lobby fowlerflap hinges, which side is bolted to the wing and which is bolted to the flap, i got these without any form of hint, as a newbie to the rc...
Forum: Kit Building
02-11-2003, 05:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By strobelights

Another Quest. For An Experienced Rcer

thanks for the inputs regarding the tailwheel assembly, this is most neglected subject in my view, i've seen many tips on other rc subjectsas far as assembling is concerned but the most ignored area...
Forum: Kit Building
02-10-2003, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By strobelights

Another Quest. For An Experienced Rcer

I HAVE A LARGE SCALE KIT, MY FIRST SCALE KIT(TOPFLITE P47D), MY QUESTION IS: IS IT SAFE TO INSTALL THE TAILWHEEL ASSEMBLY IN THE BOTTOM OF THE RUDDER, I 'VE SEEN THIS CONFIGURATION AT THE LOCAL...
Forum: Beginners
02-08-2003, 08:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,108
Posted By strobelights

Is It Safe To Use Bondo Autobody Filler On Abs Plastic

DAVEB I CERTAINLY APPRECIATE THE INPUT REGARDING THE BONDO, THANKS
Showing results 1 to 25 of 31
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.