Register

If this is your first visit, please click the Sign Up now button to begin the process of creating your account so you can begin posting on our forums! The Sign Up process will only take up about a minute of two of your time.

Search:

Type: Posts; User: chistech

Page 1 of 36 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.95 seconds.

  1. Replies
    144
    Views
    10,560

    Rufe sub-ventral fin. Photo 5095: I...

    Rufe sub-ventral fin.
    Photo 5095: I settled on making this last part of the tail assembly by using a core of 1/16th balsa sandwiched
    between two epoxied...
  2. Panhndl, you're right, it is a good thing....

    Panhndl, you're right, it is a good thing. Actually a lot of people missed the .50 size mustang that H9 brought out. It is much more scale than their other 40-50 versions and fits with the corsair...
  3. That corsair is brand new but a 1.20 size...

    That corsair is brand new but a 1.20 size aircraft, not a .50 or even a .60size like the OP was talking about. If you look at all the other warbirds none are available. On the cost of the Corsair...
  4. I think it's more the trend to go bigger. Just...

    I think it's more the trend to go bigger. Just look at these pages and you will see that. As the average age of the aeromodeler goes up, so does his wallet size, but his eyesight and reflexes go...
  5. 3 Friend Build of a OS2U Kingfisher Based Around A OS FR7-420

    Hello All,
    Three of us will all be contributing to a project based around the OS 7 cylinder Radial. We were curious if anyone out there is currently flying an aircraft with this engine and what...
  6. Replies
    144
    Views
    10,560

    PM sent. It will be Early Sept. like last year,...

    PM sent. It will be Early Sept. like last year, probably second week end so it falls in between the NH Float Fly and the Charles River FF.
  7. Replies
    144
    Views
    10,560

    It will show up at the South Shore scale meet and...

    It will show up at the South Shore scale meet and will be flown at Mary's Pond.
  8. Replies
    144
    Views
    10,560

    More craziness........... Photo # 68: Once...

    More craziness...........

    Photo # 68: Once the lower portion of the rudder was glassed and wet-sanded, I used the "heat and smash" method of
    molding the tail light bezel...
  9. Replies
    10
    Views
    279

    I had one with the one piece wing, big slow...

    I had one with the one piece wing, big slow servos for flaps, Quadra 40 and the reduction. When I got it from a friend it had flown well but he didn't know how to tune a two cycle gas engine. The...
  10. Replies
    144
    Views
    10,560

    Though not in chronological order: 1/64th ply...

    Though not in chronological order: 1/64th ply "cheek" pieces added to the aft fuselage with balsa added to the inside edges to reinforce everything. Also, the rudder horn is hidden under a piece...
  11. Replies
    223
    Views
    10,535

    Wow Hossfly, that's quite an resume. I wish we...

    Wow Hossfly, that's quite an resume. I wish we had one of our club members who could purchase the current field we fly on now. It is going up for sale and hopefully the new owner will let us stay. If...
  12. Replies
    223
    Views
    10,535

    30+ years ago my club was founded by me and a few...

    30+ years ago my club was founded by me and a few others in my Dad's basement. I served as pres and VP through the course of the first 6 years or so. We founded the club on the love of RC. We got...
  13. Replies
    5
    Views
    106

    Some of early BF109 were set up to retract to the...

    Some of early BF109 were set up to retract to the inside which was incorrect but that is how they worked. Either way, the HK's will work. You can get plastic or metal trunnions. I have been using...
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    106

    Some of early BF109 were set up to retract to the...

    Some of early BF109 were set up to retract to the inside which was incorrect but that is how they worked. Either way, the HK's will work. You can get plastic or metal trunnions. I have been using...
  15. Replies
    5
    Views
    106

    Is this what yours looks...

    Is this what yours looks like?http://www.hobbymedia.it/img/2009/04/kyosho-messerschmitt-bf109e-8.jpg If so you can just use a set of Hobby King electric retracts and fit them in.
  16. Replies
    126
    Views
    3,098

    I love to build and have finally started building...

    I love to build and have finally started building "nice" planes. What I mean by that term is MY opinion of nice and not to start an argument. All built up, either by plans, short kit, or full kit,...
  17. Replies
    30
    Views
    878

    I have about 8-9 FP .40's so that is what I put...

    I have about 8-9 FP .40's so that is what I put in there. No need to buy more engines when I have all those hanging around. I know it's a lot of engine but I don't often use much to fly. Problem is...
  18. Replies
    23
    Views
    590

    Quickly tried to dry assemble on wing have on the...

    Quickly tried to dry assemble on wing have on the wing spar. The ribs fit really well, nice and tight on the main spar and every thing goes together fine. Did find one issue though and it's not Joe's...
  19. Replies
    35
    Views
    3,682

    I just had a Katz designed Devastator cut by Kit...

    I just had a Katz designed Devastator cut by Kit Cutters and Joe re-cut the wing ribs because the drawings of each individual ribs were slightly too large and when those cut ribs were put on the plan...
  20. Replies
    23
    Views
    590

    On Saturday I had a package arrive on my door. It...

    On Saturday I had a package arrive on my door. It was a nice double weight corrugated box taped up nicely. Here are some pictures of Joe's work at Kit Cutters. First, I am very impressed with Joe's...
  21. Replies
    144
    Views
    10,560

    Hello, I think you misunderstood me. I was...

    Hello, I think you misunderstood me. I was agreeing with your comment on his craftsmanship, not criticizing your question of what he had done. I hoped I explained it for you. These build threads are...
  22. Replies
    144
    Views
    10,560

    Gerry is a master craftsman and his work reflects...

    Gerry is a master craftsman and his work reflects that. I will pass on your compliments. The vertical fin is not all the way forward in the picture with the ply support in place. and was held back...
  23. Replies
    30
    Views
    878

    The wing walks and upper fuse will be getting...

    The wing walks and upper fuse will be getting painted with a flat Klass Kote paint after the cowling gets painted to match the fuse's light blue.
  24. Replies
    144
    Views
    10,560

    Rufe Tail Feathers, Part Two: ( All photos...

    Rufe Tail Feathers, Part Two: ( All photos should be chronologically viewed from # 5046 thru 59 if they're not viewed by up-down arrows on right...
  25. Replies
    23
    Views
    590

    The canopy is shown in each segment. My plan is...

    The canopy is shown in each segment. My plan is to make each segment out of hard pine and then glue and dowel each segment together. Will most likely be two main segments to fit into the vac machine...
Results 1 to 25 of 896
Page 1 of 36 1 2 3 4
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:04 PM.

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.