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Forum: Kit Building
01-28-2015, 02:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,624
Posted By nk3t

I really miss that no BS magazine. They told it...

I really miss that no BS magazine. They told it like it was.
Forum: Kit Building
01-27-2015, 02:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,624
Posted By nk3t

Dick Pettit built one as an article in RC Report...

Dick Pettit built one as an article in RC Report Magazine, and paired it with a Saito gasoline engine. If you could find a reprint of that article, it would be a wealth of information.
Forum: Kit Building
01-07-2015, 02:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 376
Posted By nk3t

I have one in the box. I have never heard of...

I have one in the box. I have never heard of anyone building or flying this plane. I would be interested in how your build turns out.
Forum: Kit Building
12-31-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 1,177
Views: 65,107
Posted By nk3t

Vince, I am catching up on the thread this...

Vince,

I am catching up on the thread this morning, and need to comment on the ruler of a few pages ago. Please look closely at the photo comparing the rulers and you will see the word shrink....
Forum: Beginners
07-23-2014, 01:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 490
Posted By nk3t

I prefer 12.25 x 3.75. It is not overly fast, but...

I prefer 12.25 x 3.75. It is not overly fast, but has great acceleration.
04-14-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 1,245
Views: 54,864
Posted By nk3t

Do you clean your mixing jar and brush or dispose...

Do you clean your mixing jar and brush or dispose of them with every coat?
Forum: The Clubhouse
01-20-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 479
Posted By nk3t

You will be disappointed with the prices used...

You will be disappointed with the prices used equipment is bringing. The radio is old technology and few people want to use anything but 2.4. The engine is glow, and people are moving to gas or...
11-11-2013, 03:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 647
Posted By nk3t

It is very common for NiCad batteries to short...

It is very common for NiCad batteries to short out. When this happens, it is a single cell in the pack, and the voltage will drop for the pack by approximately 1.2 volts.
11-04-2013, 03:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,164
Posted By nk3t

I had not ordered from HK for several years due...

I had not ordered from HK for several years due to an introduction into their service. I recently tried the US warehouse and they screwed me. I paid for 2-3 day priority mail, and they shipped it UPS...
Forum: Kit Building
08-18-2013, 03:15 AM
Replies: 2,179
Views: 192,487
Posted By nk3t

Do you cover the solid wood areas such as the...

Do you cover the solid wood areas such as the servo hatches, or just paint on wood?
08-11-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,310
Posted By nk3t

Very nice!

Very nice!
Forum: Kit Building
08-01-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 2,179
Views: 192,487
Posted By nk3t

RE: Sig Spacewalker II 1/4 scale

In both cases it was not the solder joint failing, but the coupler broke where the threads start, basically breaking the coupler in two. The couplers were the brass style, not sure of the...
Forum: Kit Building
08-01-2013, 06:23 AM
Replies: 2,179
Views: 192,487
Posted By nk3t

RE: Sig Spacewalker II 1/4 scale

I am a fan of the solder on couplers, but have had 2 of the break where the threads start. In both cases, they were the brass couplers. It is disappointing when they break while flying.

It appears...
Forum: Kit Building
07-22-2013, 01:41 AM
Replies: 2,179
Views: 192,487
Posted By nk3t

RE: Sig Spacewalker II 1/4 scale

Vincent,

Are you going to add any additional vents in the cowl? At first look I see a nicely trimmed area around the exhaust for air to exit, but nothing to speak of in the front for air to enter....
Forum: Kit Building
06-14-2013, 01:54 AM
Replies: 2,179
Views: 192,487
Posted By nk3t

RE: Sig Spacewalker II 1/4 scale

Great threads, I am one of the silent followers admiring your work.

I realize you are a fan of Titebond, and I have seen some of your photos of parts being clamped into position. How do you...
Forum: The Clubhouse
06-14-2013, 01:45 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,896
Posted By nk3t

RE: Buying a trailer, what do I need?

As a trailer owner, and talking with many other trailer owners, the most important feature is torsion axles. The spring axles are meant for heavy loads, and will severely bounce with a light load...
Forum: The Clubhouse
05-14-2013, 02:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 19,394
Posted By nk3t

RE: New: Find Rc Flying Fields with Google Maps

You have the incorrect old information for my local field, as it has me as the contact. I attempted to edit, but it will not allow me to remove the information. The website has no "Contant" page....
Forum: Beginners
04-19-2013, 01:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 523
Posted By nk3t

RE: Help: need correct spinner and adapter nut for pulse XT 40

I have not used the Dave Brown spinners, but have several of the TruTurn spinners. One of the most difficult areas for me is getting the proper prop slot. It is not recommended that you trim the...
Forum: Glow Engines
04-06-2013, 02:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,443
Posted By nk3t

RE: os 91 surpass cam bearing removal

<![if gte mso 9]><xml><o:officedocumentsettings><o:allowpng></o:allowpng></o:officedocumentsettings></xml><![endif]><div>Ijust changed my OS 91 cam bearings a few weeks ago. Iused a method similar to...
01-28-2013, 02:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,703
Posted By nk3t

RE: WrongWay RC 2500Mah A123 Rx Packs

I have moved all my wet fuel planes over the A123. When I first considered A123 I was lost, and contacted Richard at WrongWayRC. He took the time to explain it all, and then created custom packs for...
Replies: 20
Views: 1,769
Posted By nk3t

RE: LiPo transmitter Battery

I purchased one two seasons ago from Value Hobby in Illinois, for my JR X9303. I fly every week, and only have to charge the battery about twice a year. It is wonderful to always have the transmitter...
Forum: Kit Building
05-17-2012, 01:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,099
Posted By nk3t

RE: Bridi Bre Zee CG Location

Ihave a BreZee in the box, so Ilooked at it last night. The instruction manual says the CGis on the plans. Itook some photos of the plans with a ruler for upload here, but continually get a server...
Replies: 156
Views: 26,342
Posted By nk3t

RE: Spektrum AR8000 useless without satellite

Why is it a scam?

The seller advertised the item without a satellite, and you bought it. It sounds as if you had no idea what you were buying.

Why not just accept that you screwed up?
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