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Old 11-23-2006, 07:01 AM
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Default ~POST YOUR MOST LOVED ARF BEAUTY~

This thread is brought up for all the enthusiasts of RC ARF planes.
Well,
i am one of these.
So,
post your pics and enjoy them.
Here are my beauties:

a) Greatplanes Supersportster 40MK2 ARF &

b) Greatplanes UcanDo 3D 46 ARF.

Have a nice day.
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Old 11-23-2006, 08:03 AM
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Kostas1,

Nice looking planes. I had a UcanDo 3D 46 a couple years ago with an OS 50SX on the business end. Here are a few of my planes. The yellow one is the Seagull Laser 200 with an OS 120AX 2 stroke swinging an APC 17X6 prop. The one in the middle is my new QQ Somenzini YAK 54 73" with a Brillelli 40cc GT up front swinging a XOAR 20X8 wood prop and the green and white one is my GSP Giles 202 with a Brillelli 26cc with a 17x6 prop.
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Old 11-23-2006, 08:25 AM
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I like them all LOL
Old 11-23-2006, 09:19 AM
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Here' mine a Great Planes Ryan STA-M
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Old 11-23-2006, 09:25 AM
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Default RE: ~POST YOUR MOST LOVED ARF BEAUTY~

Here's a few of mine......
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Old 11-23-2006, 09:51 AM
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My favorites

1st 2 pics are my 50cc Aerworks Yak (3W55i)
2nd pic is my GP Ultimate (Brison 3.2)
3rd pic is my GP Cap232 (DA50)
4th pic (not my pic, sorry) is my 33% WH Edge (3W80xi-cs)
5th pic is my GP Super Stearman (Zenoah G-26)
6th pic is my Carl Goldberg Sukhoi SU-26MX (now with a Zenoah G26)
I still have a 4*60 with a Saito 91 in it but no pics of it that I can find
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Old 11-23-2006, 12:03 PM
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What's your 1st and 2nd plane?
Old 11-23-2006, 12:13 PM
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I would have to say that my 'lovliest' ARF is the Rascal Forty. It just has a wonderful classic look and I love the elliptical wing.
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Old 11-23-2006, 12:29 PM
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KMP B-25 with OS .91s.
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Old 11-23-2006, 01:13 PM
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The GP Shoestring powered by a TH .75 has to be my all time favorite. I ran 10 gallons through it this summer, and never touched anything. The "lightened" Pizzaz powered by a Maggie .46 with a TH .46 muffler is the second choice. The GP Ryan STM is also on my list, but I have no current pictures.
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Old 11-23-2006, 02:27 PM
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TLH101,

Nice looking B-25. I always liked the twin engine planes.
Old 11-23-2006, 03:17 PM
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Old 11-23-2006, 05:48 PM
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Love the Eurosport, and the Magnum [sm=thumbs_up.gif]
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Old 11-23-2006, 05:54 PM
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These three are my favourites and my biggest airplanes. The P-40 and Spitfire are still works in progress but are both operative and in flying condition.

CMP P-40 140 size
ESM (KMP) Spitfire XIV
The World Models Velox Rev II

All are electric.
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Old 11-23-2006, 07:36 PM
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I have a hanger full of scratch built airplanes but my favorite ARF next to my Hanger 9 77" P-51 is my Hanger 9 C-182 with a OS 160 twin. Love those full flap landings and great sound of the twin. Been in the hobby for forty five years and in my wildest dreams think I would ever buy ARF's like we have now.
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Old 11-23-2006, 08:06 PM
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41% 3.3M Comp Arf Yak 55 DA150 132" wingspan

Old 11-23-2006, 09:24 PM
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Great air shot of the C-182. Very real looking.
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In order.....The best flyer......The most fun to fly.............The best looker................The most relaxing........The cheapest to run.

David
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Old 11-23-2006, 10:32 PM
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where did you get that one on the antenna? thats funny!
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World Models Chippie with magnum 91 four stroke, really nice flying airplane
Old 11-24-2006, 12:05 AM
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My Great Planes Gene Soucy Extra 300S, OS 160FX, all Hitec digitals. Flies great!
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Old 11-24-2006, 03:20 AM
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I like it so so so much!
A beauty....



Keep pics coming......
Old 11-24-2006, 10:36 AM
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I was bored in the shop one day. Spent about two hours making and covering the little jug. I had it on the ANT for about three weeks. One day at 70 mph it started to oscillate. It banged off the window three times before I had to pull over. The wings had pulled loose by then. I still have it. I was thinking about making one about half as big to see how it would do.

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Old 11-24-2006, 11:16 AM
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Haha!
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Can't beat the Hawk! (YS 1.20)
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