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06-09-2016, 10:58 AM
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Posted By oldtyme

Thanks Woodie, After reading the T14SG manual...

Thanks Woodie,
After reading the T14SG manual further, on page 73 in the upper right hand part of the page, there is instruction on how to program the transmitter to a dual receiver function. It...
06-08-2016, 07:05 PM
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Posted By oldtyme

I notice in your profile you have not made any...

I notice in your profile you have not made any friends yet. Probably because you are a newbie and ignorant! You'd probably be better off keeping your mouth shut and read and learn from us that...
06-08-2016, 03:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 603
Posted By oldtyme

Why would you say I'm trolling, I joined AMA in...

Why would you say I'm trolling, I joined AMA in 1980.
06-07-2016, 07:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 603
Posted By oldtyme

Use of Dual Receivers using 14SG

I have a 14SG radio and a couple of planes that I want more functions than an 8-channel receiver will handle. I don't want to buy a 14 channel receiver so I was wondering if there is a way to use...
02-25-2016, 04:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,680
Posted By oldtyme

Thanks BAX!!! Now I'll give it a try!

Thanks BAX!!! Now I'll give it a try!
02-23-2016, 12:00 PM
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Views: 2,680
Posted By oldtyme

So BAX, what wing type would I start with and...

So BAX, what wing type would I start with and would I use glider or airplane? I plug aileron into ch1 and other aileron into ch6........right? I am using a 6 channel receiver so the only unused...
02-21-2016, 08:56 PM
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Views: 2,680
Posted By oldtyme

Hi all, I'm having a terrible time finding...

Hi all,

I'm having a terrible time finding out how to program flaperons on my new 14SG radio. I'm moving over from a 10CAG and am completely lost. I want to program the ailerons on a Flyzone...
09-20-2015, 10:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 506
Posted By oldtyme

Batteries Won't Get to Peak Voltage

I have a lot of LiPo batteries. We're talking about some Turnigy 3S 2200mah batteries. When I put them on the charger (Hitec X1Pro) they charge up to around 12.57v and just stay there. Most all...
12-12-2014, 07:40 PM
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Posted By oldtyme

What size is that? I need that chin divider for...

What size is that? I need that chin divider for my Top Flite 60 sized P47. Fiberglass Specialties only makes it for the giant scale. I already have the cowl just need the divider
12-04-2014, 02:11 PM
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Posted By oldtyme

Well, as it turns out...........the Hanger 9 60...

Well, as it turns out...........the Hanger 9 60 sized P47 has a dummy engine in the fiberglass cowl with the chin divider. I ordered the cowl and will surgically remove what I want and install it in...
12-04-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 486
Posted By oldtyme

Well, as it turns out...........the Hanger 9 60...

Well, as it turns out...........the Hanger 9 60 sized P47 has a dummy engine in the fiberglass cowl with the chin divider. I ordered the cowl and will surgically remove what I want and install it in...
12-03-2014, 01:25 PM
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Posted By oldtyme

Thanks Bob........tried that and they only make...

Thanks Bob........tried that and they only make one for the giant scale not for the 60 size......:(
12-03-2014, 11:53 AM
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Posted By oldtyme

Hey Peter, A quite awhile ago, you made me a...

Hey Peter,

A quite awhile ago, you made me a cowl chin divider for the giant scale P47. I'm now building a TF 60 sized P47 and cannot find such an animal. Do you have any suggestions as to where...
12-03-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 486
Posted By oldtyme

Cowl Chin Divider for TF 60 size P47

Does anyone know where I could get a cowl chin divider for the Top Flite 60 size P47. They made one for the giant scale but not for the 60 size so it would have to be after market. I checked with...
Forum: Gas Engines
03-30-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,461
Posted By oldtyme

RE: DLE 20.....very hard to start (80+ flips)

Why would I the engine runs fine?
Forum: Gas Engines
03-30-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,461
Posted By oldtyme

RE: DLE 20.....very hard to start (80+ flips)

With regard to the suggestion that the Chinese engines come with hard rings that need to be replaced, I respectfully disagree. I talked to Valley View RC right after I got my first DLE20 and they...
03-01-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,574
Posted By oldtyme

RE: Can't tighten Prop Nut without spinner backplate moving

Yes, there is a prop washer between the prop and the nut.
03-01-2013, 12:16 AM
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Views: 3,574
Posted By oldtyme

Can't tighten Prop Nut without spinner backplate moving

Ok, I'm new to electric stuff and I'm trying to mount a prop with a spinner. Onto the propshaft I mount the spinner backplate the prop and then the nut. When I go to tighten the nut the spinner...
Forum: Kit Building
02-16-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,615
Posted By oldtyme

RE: Top Flite Contender Kit Build

Now you're getting to the good part.........:) I almost went insane working with the cowl sides and the "chin". In the end it was ok but it drove me to drink.............that night.........:D

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Forum: Kit Building
02-16-2013, 10:48 PM
Replies: 2,286
Views: 271,752
Posted By oldtyme

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Jimbo,

Are you going install rails and have a sliding canopy? I'm following you close.......too many people doing the "bubble" and I am, like you, doing the razorback. Your pictures helped a...
Forum: Kit Building
02-04-2013, 12:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 722
Posted By oldtyme

RE: Tail wheel tiller stiffness

I always use the stiffer tiller for more positive control.........just my 2 cents............:)

Andy
Forum: Kit Building
01-29-2013, 01:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,704
Posted By oldtyme

RE: BTE Venture 60 Kits Available This Week

Hey Bob,

What I did was buy a second set of wing ribs and the aileron servo kit..........didn't cost much. I plan on sheeting the leading edge and making flaps as well as dual aileron servos. ...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-26-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,768
Posted By oldtyme

RE: Suggestions for a trainer type. Not your usual request.

Gary.............Great Planes Big Stick 40.........you'll never look back!!!!
Forum: Kit Building
01-21-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2,286
Views: 271,752
Posted By oldtyme

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Thanks Jimbo for the verbage and the pics. I've put mine up for a couple of days to regroup. I did not take the sheeting all the way to the top of the block so I had to add some and then sand. I...
Forum: Kit Building
01-20-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 2,286
Views: 271,752
Posted By oldtyme

RE: Top Flite Giant P-47 Build

Thanks to those that replied!! Jimbo, I'm not final sanding.......just trying to the the razorback clost so I can start fitting the canopy and work out the rails for making it slide. I decided to...
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