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Forum: Classic RC Pattern Flying 11-06-2014, 09:40 AM
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Views: 2,091
Posted By picard1
Wow, looks fantastic!!!

Wow, looks fantastic!!!
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 11-04-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,394
Posted By picard1
Just called tower, tried to order ESC but showing...

Just called tower, tried to order ESC but showing out of stock. Normally, when you place an order with them it will allow you to back order item. Not this time. Called Tower and was told this ESC has...
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 10-23-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,777
Posted By picard1
Thanks Woodie

Thanks Woodie
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 10-22-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,777
Posted By picard1
I purchased the pro version and the front mount...

I purchased the pro version and the front mount kit. What speed controllers would you guys recommend. I have a CC Edge 80A HV, but not sure if it will handle the amps, also there is mention of the...
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 10-22-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,846
Posted By picard1
Just bought this motor and wondering if the CC...

Just bought this motor and wondering if the CC Edge 80A HV will work? Anyone using this one?

Thanks
Mike
Forum: RC Jets 10-14-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 3,692
Views: 619,103
Posted By picard1
What updates have you made to the kit/plans?

What updates have you made to the kit/plans?
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 01-20-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,777
Posted By picard1
"I also tested the OS ESC, they are perfectly...

"I also tested the OS ESC, they are perfectly matched. The braking power is significant better than the old 210 motor.
This motor has 24 stators and 20 magnets, so when program the ESC, the pole #...
Forum: Scratch Building, Aircraft Design, 3D/CAD 01-17-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 419
Posted By picard1
Thanks Bob! I have followed several of your...

Thanks Bob!
I have followed several of your threads over the years, Mostly at the other forum sites, LOL. Your willingness to help others and this hobby is greatly appreciated and I know my building...
Forum: Scratch Building, Aircraft Design, 3D/CAD 01-16-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 419
Posted By picard1
Bump, Anybody? I too would like to know !!! ...

Bump,
Anybody? I too would like to know !!!


Mike
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 01-16-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 10,545
Views: 1,359,780
Posted By picard1
I have had several giant scale planes(Extra, Edge...

I have had several giant scale planes(Extra, Edge 540) and my first sat in the trailer for over six months before I had the nerve to fly it. But once in the air it flew and landed nicer than any .60...
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 11-04-2013, 10:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,135
Posted By picard1
I'll be using 6.6V A123, It appears the S9551 may...

I'll be using 6.6V A123, It appears the S9551 may be discontinued. Not on towers or Futaba's website. But the other servos look good. I am not a JR fan, seen to many with loose gear train and I use...
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 11-03-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,135
Posted By picard1
What Futaba servos would you recommend.

What Futaba servos would you recommend.
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 10-30-2013, 08:23 AM
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Views: 303,287
Posted By picard1
Learned my lesson several years ago. Now, I...

Learned my lesson several years ago. Now, I always wait at least one year after release date before buying any ARF.
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 09-26-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 704
Views: 192,140
Posted By picard1
Thanks Jeff for the info....

Thanks Jeff for the info....
Forum: Electric Pattern Aircraft 09-25-2013, 07:02 AM
Replies: 704
Views: 192,140
Posted By picard1
Helping a friend with his lightening and just...

Helping a friend with his lightening and just wondering if you guys are having to add any nose weight to balance for proper cg?


Thanks
Mike
Forum: Scratch Building, Aircraft Design, 3D/CAD 08-17-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 13,523
Posted By picard1
Subscribed

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Forum: Scratch Building, Aircraft Design, 3D/CAD 06-28-2013, 07:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,594
Posted By picard1
RE: Looking for Airfoil advice

I totally understand the mind farts!!! I would be interested in looking into the other airfoils when the mind returns. Also, I will check out the Eppler 423 and Selig s1223 airfoils....
Forum: Scratch Building, Aircraft Design, 3D/CAD 05-29-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,594
Posted By picard1
RE: Looking for Airfoil advice

I entered the Selig 8036/8037 into the cad program and did a comparison to the Naca 63a420/ 632-415. Based on a 12" root the Naca is 2.48"(63mm) tall and the Selig 8036 is only 1.96"(50mm) tall.

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Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-29-2013, 09:08 AM
Replies: 361
Views: 39,631
Posted By picard1
Forum: Scratch Building, Aircraft Design, 3D/CAD 05-28-2013, 08:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,594
Posted By picard1
RE: Looking for Airfoil advice

I played with enlarging the wing chord but decided to leave it alone. Not that OCD over the scale thing semi/stand off scale is fine with me. Thanks for the Selig 8036 and 8037 idea. I will look at...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-24-2013, 06:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 699
Posted By picard1
RE: Looking for builds that show Carbon rods driving multiple flaps?

FW190,
I am working on an S2-Tracker and the rib profile is to thin to mount mini aileron servos in the wing. So, I am hoping to mount them closer to the center section. Also, I have Four split...
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-23-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 699
Posted By picard1
RE: Looking for builds that show Carbon rods driving multiple flaps?

Whit,
Great idea thanks! Should the arrow shaft be supported with bushings at both ends?
Forum: RC Warbirds and Warplanes 05-23-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 699
Posted By picard1
Looking for builds that show Carbon rods driving multiple flaps?

Over the years I have seen photos of guys running carbon fiber rods through the wings to run multiple flaps with a single servo. If I remember correctly they epoxied on multiple control horns...
Forum: Kit Building 05-23-2013, 11:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 319
Posted By picard1
Looking for builds using Carbon fiber rods to run flaps?

Over the years I have seen photos of guys running carbon fiber rods through the wings to run multiple flaps with a single servo. If I remember correctly they epoxied on multiple control horns...
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