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02-25-2013, 06:31 AM
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Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: New things on the Horizon

I will be the first to agree on this -all anyone seems to want is a chute and jumper for the price of a plastic GI Joe and a plastic rocket chyte -just cant be done -wish it wasnt so -I hope the rc...
Forum: Beginners
02-15-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 994
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: anyone know what plane this is

Sorta looks like a -Airplane ,but Ive beeen known to fib a time or ntwo
02-15-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,619
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: New things on the Horizon

As of today -Web site is closed -will have another up asap for parts and supplies as needed -Thanks for all the support over these past years
Don I can still be reached threw this forum or email...
Forum: Beginners
02-11-2013, 01:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,236
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Forum: Beginners
02-11-2013, 11:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,236
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: Rubber bands too tight

My thoughts are on the Velcro is -If ya aint tried it dont knock it -spearance from a 74 yer old one here
Forum: Beginners
02-11-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,236
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: Rubber bands too tight

Just for your info -we hold the wings on ours with velcro straps and use the plane for a rc skydiver drop platform and never have had one come off and no mods needed and saves all the wear and tear...
02-11-2013, 05:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,619
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: New things on the Horizon

Final time has come -Web site will shut down at end of Feb 2013- due to cost and economy -I will still have supplies and chute kits available as I will still be flying -Thanks to all for your...
Forum: Beginners
04-07-2010, 07:22 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,000
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: Toledo!!! Who's going?

I will wave from Andover and say Hi to the RC Parachute guys for me and tell them I hope to see them in Ohio in Aug
Forum: Beginners
04-05-2010, 08:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,074
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: rubber bands

That is dead on the drawing - pull it snug and good to go - it pulles off bu pulling up but to test - just stick them together in your hand and try to pull them apart long ways - you have to be...
Forum: Beginners
04-05-2010, 03:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,074
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: rubber bands

I dont have any photos -But look at the Skydivers threds under unusaul aircraft and find Muncie 1999 and should see some on the planes that have CORKS written on the wing tops

Do you realy need...
Forum: Beginners
04-04-2010, 02:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,074
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: rubber bands

Minnreefer see my post and got that route for 2 or 3 bucks problem solved - I can hook ya up with a web site that makes these same way and garantees if wing comes off cause of his velcro ha buyes ya...
Forum: Beginners
04-04-2010, 02:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,074
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: rubber bands

Jujst get some velcro not the strong stuff and sew a small loop in one end to fit around the rear hardwood rubber band peg make it long enough to go from peg over top of wing and under peg on front...
Forum: Beginners
04-04-2010, 09:15 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,074
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: rubber bands

Throw them rubber bands away and start using velcro , Holds better and faster to remove and easer on wing panals and cost less and holds as good or better than rubber bands- if they work on my 40...
03-30-2010, 08:46 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 29,103
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: 2010 CORKS Sky Dive Rally

Hope I can get there this year - Just got out of the Hosp yesterday and they gave me a ride in the ambulance fry - should be all right soon as get some strengh back - They cant knock off this ol goos...
Forum: Beginners
03-25-2010, 07:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,174
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: lead battery charging ?

I have been using my 2 amp charger for over 4 years and all the 7 amp hobbico or hanger 9 batteries are still going and hold charge I have 5 batteries
03-23-2010, 08:45 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 29,103
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: 2010 CORKS Sky Dive Rally

I remember -Ohio stretch limosLONG BED pickups LOL
Hope I can get there as never jumped with a movie star
Forum: Beginners
03-21-2010, 07:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,678
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: Reusing gear from less flown planes

Have to do what ever the finances dictate at the time - right now its swap out the radio gear and speed cnntrols as needed so far all have motors fuel and electric- so not to bad and can change any...
03-18-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,485
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: wings maker J-10 EDF

Have one on the bench now- Doing the stock factory setup and a complete kit , with duct fan all servos etc- will use a 3 cell 2100 lipo and 35 amp ESC and small receiver , vid shows this as a little...
Forum: Beginners
03-16-2010, 07:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 914
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: New flyer

Take Minnflyers advice and read up on it
Forum: Beginners
03-16-2010, 07:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 914
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: New flyer

Depending on which you want - Tower Hobbies the Super fly 40 for Gas and electra fly for electric- both do a great job for a trainer - I would stay away from anything scale as they are more for...
Forum: Beginners
03-15-2010, 07:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,577
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: Question about Voltwatch

Hey 42
What them things cost?
No price on web site
Forum: Beginners
03-14-2010, 09:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 760
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: Information needed On old Plane

cant get them to open- sorry
Forum: Beginners
03-13-2010, 02:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,577
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: Question about Voltwatch

Check the instructions and there are 2 of these that do dif things and you both may have dif ones- Just my 2 cents worth
Forum: Beginners
03-13-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,497
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: how many amps does a starter draw?

Shusks , do it like the old days and quit worring about it

Take a starter off a old car and get rid of any thing on the shaft end and attach a starter spinner head or a good stiff piece of...
Forum: Beginners
03-11-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,068
Posted By R/C Skyjumper

RE: First Plane

Minis are way to small for trainers - Get a full size 40 high wing trainer as suggested eather gas or elec and when ya get to a 2nd plane you will go back to the ol standby trainer and still havea...
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