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Skyliner 30cc MXS-R build

Old 10-21-2015, 12:43 PM
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Default Skyliner 30cc MXS-R build

Been reading a lot of people yelling and ranting about General Hobby. True, there not the easiest people to get in touch with, but they do deliver there product. I ordered and received a 30cc MSX-R. The plane arrived in 2 weeks and was in prefect condition. It was boxed in 1/4 corrugated cardboard. A truck could have run over this package and no damage would have happen. Parts were packed nicely and taped down so as not to move. I thought Id give you a short review of my build if anyone is interested..... if not, Im going to do it anyways.
At first glance, the plane looked very well built.... and with further inspection it was built nicely. I did beef up the firewall, which I do to any plane I build. The hardware package that came with the kit was pretty nice stuff.... although the bolts that went through the ball joint fittings did not fit but I had plenty that worked. The only other issue I had was with the landing gear..... very week in my opinion I had a set from another plane which I substituted for theres. Everything seem to fit perfectly. and it went together rather fast. Will be mounting the engine in the next couple of days and well keep you
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Old 04-08-2018, 06:30 AM
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I have the exact same plane. Unfortunately I did not get a disc or book of instructions with it. I have tried many times to contact them to no avail.
Old 04-08-2018, 11:39 AM
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I don't have the instructions for this plane, but I've built several similar Skyline planes (as well as other China builds). I've found they're all VERY similar. The disks I've received are so generic in nature they're a non event for anyone that's built a few ARF's. You aren't missing a thing....

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Old 02-09-2021, 11:10 AM
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Default Skyliner 30cc mxs-r in red

Hi, For sale is a Skyliner 30cc mxs-r solid red in color. Looks to be the same model as yours but completely different covering color and design.
Im wondering if it is in fact mechanically the same as yours. The listing at Generalhobby.com is as follows: is this the same as your plane?
Tony

Specifications:
WING SPAN: 75" (1915mm)
LENGTH: 69" (1760mm)
WING AREA: 888sq in (57.3sq dm)
FLYING WEIGHT: 9.2-11lbs (4200-5000g)
ENGINE:26-35cc gas, 2000 Watt Electric, 1.10-1.40(4C), .91-1.1(2C)
RADIO: 4CH / 5-6 servos

Features:
01. Latest structure
02. Super quality
03. Easy installation
04. Complete with accessories
05. Low wing loading makes it easy to fly
06. Light weight construction with high structural strength
07. Excellent aerobatics and 3D performance
08. High performance hardware includes:
Fiberglass horns
2.5mm Ball linkage control system
Advanced rubber wheels
09. Two pieces removable wings and stabs
10. Aerofoil tail wings
11. Carbon fiber wing tube
12. Carbon fiber tail wheel assembly
13. Anodized aluminum long servo arms included
14. Servo extension safety connector clips also included
15. Carbon fiber rods to make the wings light weight and strong
16. Scale canopy
17. Fixed ring inside cowling for easy build
18. Pre-hinged control surfaces ready to fly
19. Pre-mounted and plumbed gasoline tank ready to fly
20. Pre-installed servo wire tube
21. Carbon landing gear
22. Carbon reinforced fuselage
23. Powered by Electric Glow or Gasoline



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