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08-12-2013, 08:58 AM
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Posted By Joseph Fisher

1/3 scale B-17G

This is a true work of art. http://www.theballybomber.com/
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07-12-2013, 04:52 AM
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Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

PWF63  real fun I enjoyed watching.
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06-03-2013, 12:42 PM
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Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Fuel for old engines

The critical  needle valve setting I hadn't thought of before. Years ago some one told me you need nitro for idle. Back in the 60's I have a Veco .45 and a Super Tiger .23 . The .45 would not...
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06-03-2013, 09:58 AM
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Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Fuel for old engines

The way this thread started was because of  the extreme cost of the has-mat to get the fuel. I was looking for some local sources to mix my own fuel and that came down to the need for the nitro. I...
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05-24-2013, 05:19 AM
Replies: 69
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Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

To save weight don't put landing gear on. I had to add 1.5 oz in the tail to ballance.
Forum: Control Lines
05-23-2013, 05:26 PM
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Views: 7,751
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

I schach build I buy plans and kind of follow them but I am not usualy fussy about folowing the details. This time I wanted to make them as authenitic as I could. Years ago some one gave me a...
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05-23-2013, 01:18 PM
Replies: 69
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Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

Yes I have seen your plans before. They are a lot diffrent. I have the remains of one built from the Sterling kit. The plans you have have a more readley avalible leading edge meterial. Your plans...
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05-23-2013, 11:58 AM
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Views: 7,751
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

First flights http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGaZHM1UPQc
Forum: Control Lines
05-23-2013, 11:46 AM
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Views: 7,751
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

Put on Fox .35 engine and mount tank.
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05-23-2013, 11:43 AM
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Views: 7,751
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

Put on 2 coats of Randolph yellow Buterate dope.
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05-23-2013, 11:41 AM
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Views: 7,751
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

Put on Sig Coverall covering. Put on 2 coats of Rand-O-Proof dope.
Forum: Control Lines
05-23-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,751
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

Put on 3 coats of Randolph Rand-O-Proof nitrate dope. Sand between coats.
Forum: Control Lines
05-23-2013, 11:28 AM
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Views: 7,751
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

Align tail with wings
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05-23-2013, 11:21 AM
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Views: 7,751
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

Picture didn't appere on last post so I hope it is here.
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05-23-2013, 11:16 AM
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Views: 7,751
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

Sheet the wing senter sections. The plans only show the maple engine mounts to the back of the mount opening. I extended the maple back another 2"
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05-23-2013, 11:08 AM
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Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

Assembling the wings.
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05-23-2013, 11:03 AM
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Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Building Ringmasters

These are the parts. I could not find leading edge that is the corect shape. I started using the table saw then used the Master razer plane and the metal template to make the final shape.
Forum: Control Lines
05-23-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,751
Posted By Joseph Fisher

Building Ringmasters

I want to show my grand childern what I did in the 1950's. This is the plan from Barry Baxter WWW.CONTROLLINEPLANS.COM . The drawings are real nice the dementions are not all corect so before...
Forum: Control Lines
05-05-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,012
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Fuel for old engines

Thursday I recived my gallon of castor oil from Sig. Friday I got a gallon of methonal. So I mixed 29 oz of castor with 71oz of methonal. This afternoon the weather is a little less stinky(no rain...
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05-02-2013, 04:44 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,012
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Fuel for old engines

ORIGINAL: Joseph Fisher

I still have it went to look at mine it is MAX-III OS 15 I put a picture an the gallery I couldn't figure out how to put it here
Forum: Control Lines
05-01-2013, 05:48 PM
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Views: 5,012
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Fuel for old engines

I still have it went to look at mine it is MAX-III  OS 15  I put a picture an the gallery I couldn't figure out how to put it here
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04-29-2013, 10:16 AM
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Views: 5,012
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Fuel for old engines

Gald I started this tread It is fun. I was at Keesler in 1963-1964 and went to the Air Traning Comand contest at Lackland. I got theard place in rudder only with my Ambroid Charger OS pet .15...
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04-27-2013, 06:42 PM
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Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: Fuel for old engines

Thanks guys. I was hoping I could find something local Friday I went to a Motorcycle shop in Chanute and they had never heard of castor oil HaHa.
Forum: Control Lines
04-26-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,012
Posted By Joseph Fisher

Fuel for old engines

I have grand children that I would like to show what I did in the 1950s. I built 2 Ringmasters and am building a flite streak.
I bought a brand new Fox 35 stunt I have a Torpedo 29 a Torpedo 19 a...
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03-18-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,079
Posted By Joseph Fisher

RE: leadout question

When the lead outs are seprated there is little chance that the conectors will tangel and lock the control.
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