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11-09-2018, 09:19 PM
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Posted By apalsson

I have been contacted by Horizon Hobby who have...

I have been contacted by Horizon Hobby who have told me they are sending a replacement. It is a good outcome for me for which I am grateful
11-09-2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 447
Posted By apalsson

Sorry Bob, these were the ones I used. I got the...

Sorry Bob, these were the ones I used. I got the addresses off their website
Sad to hear they bought Tower, lack of competition is already creeping into the hobby, I can see
Now, I started trying...
11-08-2018, 10:13 PM
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Views: 447
Posted By apalsson

Is there any official body in the US that a...

Is there any official body in the US that a matter like this one can be appealed to, to force a retailer to stand by the service/support they promise in their trading terms and conditions?
I paid in...
11-08-2018, 09:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 447
Posted By apalsson

Not so sure what "top notch" is these days, ...

Not so sure what "top notch" is these days,
Since last week, I have been trying to e-mail the following addresses:
websales@horizon.com
websalesintl@horizon.com
customersupport@horizon.com

No...
11-08-2018, 09:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 447
Posted By apalsson

Thanks Tony, long time no speak! :)

Thanks Tony, long time no speak! :)
11-08-2018, 06:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 447
Posted By apalsson

Hangar-9 PA-18 Super Cub disappointments

I joined RC Universe back in the 90s while there was still some service and responsibility to be had from the Hobby Shops. After some 4 or 5 year hiatus from the Hobby, I decided to resume building...
02-25-2015, 12:09 PM
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Posted By apalsson

Mate, my project has stalled and I am unlikely to...

Mate, my project has stalled and I am unlikely to start again. If you are interested, I'd be happy to sell you the gears for a reduced price.

Regards
Forum: Gas Engines
06-25-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,161
Posted By apalsson

That is quite odd, MVVS list four different...

That is quite odd,
MVVS list four different models of the 80cc, or:
80 ICU-L
80SP (ICU-S)
80 Twin Spark
80 w Starter (same engine as 80 SP but has a built in starter)

The 58, 80 and the 116...
Forum: Gas Engines
06-25-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,161
Posted By apalsson

Try Chief Aircraft. From what I know, they are a...

Try Chief Aircraft. From what I know, they are a recent distributor for MVVS in the US
02-09-2014, 09:33 PM
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Posted By apalsson

Mate, all that womanising is making you...

Mate, all that womanising is making you forgetful! ;)
02-09-2014, 08:09 PM
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Posted By apalsson

Amigo, just e-mail me offline. I should be able...

Amigo, just e-mail me offline. I should be able to help. Not the MVVS dealer anymore but I haven't forgotten everything ;)
01-27-2014, 09:52 PM
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Posted By apalsson

There is a very good description of this on page...

There is a very good description of this on page 15 or 16 of this thread. What I did was drill the struts as described in the manual, then slid the fairings onto the struts and bolted them on.
I...
01-04-2014, 01:09 PM
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Posted By apalsson

G'day Joe, The controller I have is...

G'day Joe,

The controller I have is EDR-117-RCP3
What seems to happen is that upon switching it on and applying a servo signal, output one is active (these are the red/green/tail group lights)...
01-04-2014, 10:34 AM
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Posted By apalsson

My Cessna is coming along well. I also bought the...

My Cessna is coming along well. I also bought the lights from Electro Dynamics and found people there both communicative and extremely helpful.
I ended up buying the "complete set" because I wanted...
11-26-2013, 05:44 PM
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Posted By apalsson

I have my kit now and am gathering the bits to...

I have my kit now and am gathering the bits to start building.
I had earmarked a DLE35RA engine for the plane but that engine had to go into another plane. I have an MVVS30cc with Pitts muffler...
11-12-2013, 08:47 PM
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Posted By apalsson

Mate, publish a couple of "slightly compromising...

Mate, publish a couple of "slightly compromising photos" of her on the Net and tell her that unless you get your stuff, you will post series of full frontal nudes :)
That should do the trick
11-12-2013, 12:10 AM
Replies: 11,264
Views: 955,621
Posted By apalsson

Hey Pete, We are flying into Brisbane from...

Hey Pete,

We are flying into Brisbane from Hong Kong tomorrow morning. We are sitting in the Qantas Club at Hong Kong airport at the moment waiting for our flight. Have been in Beijing for a few...
11-11-2013, 04:31 PM
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Posted By apalsson

Thats no good mate. Sorry to hear that

Thats no good mate. Sorry to hear that
11-11-2013, 01:16 PM
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Posted By apalsson

Good morning Ryan, The 80cc would be an...

Good morning Ryan,


The 80cc would be an overkill for this plane and also require some cutting of the cowl. Remember, a 26x 10 is pretty much a benchmark prop for the 80.
i use a 24x10 3-blade...
10-27-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 1,311
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Posted By apalsson

The Cessna is still for sale here in Australia ...

The Cessna is still for sale here in Australia
I actually ordered one this morning
10-26-2013, 12:01 AM
Replies: 11,264
Views: 955,621
Posted By apalsson

Old farts with old fart planes, sounds pretty...

Old farts with old fart planes, sounds pretty much designer made for me! :)
When is Gratton on?
I'm going overseas for some 10 days in a week though. Going to Hong Kong and from there to Beijing....
10-11-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 635
Posted By apalsson

I was told of a company in Brisbane that makes...

I was told of a company in Brisbane that makes scale spinners:
http://www.tag-model-spinners.com (http://www.tag-model-spinners.com/)

I e-mailed them and received a good constructive response...
10-09-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 635
Posted By apalsson

Thanks Pedro :)

Thanks Pedro :)
10-09-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 635
Posted By apalsson

Thanks Casey, I will try that

Thanks Casey, I will try that
10-09-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 635
Posted By apalsson

Thanks for that. I also noticed Top-Flite have a...

Thanks for that. I also noticed Top-Flite have a new FW190 out and the spinner isn't too dissimilar. Not sure of the size though. I might keep looking for someone who can custom make me a spinner.
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