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Old 02-05-2011, 07:38 AM
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I have decided to put one more plane up on the auction block. My last item will be a GWS Slow Stick with LED lights for evening flying. It also includes a Hobbyzone 3 channel transmitter, receiver, and speed control. This plane is ready to fly, minus a battery. The lights are very bright, but I haven't tested them in a flight yet. I know that it lights up my entire garage when it's dark! Sorry guys, I have no pictures of this one- though I may try to upload a few when I get home today.
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Cool, I need to get me a small flyer.
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Here are some pictures of the Slow stick with lights:
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Hello Gentlemen!
We've been working hard sorting and packaging the collection of a local modeler who passed away last fall. His shop was practically a hardware store of specialty items as well as more NEW Balsa, Spruce, Aircraft & Lite Ply than most stores carry. The wood has been bundled into (4) Builder Wood Packages of about 100 pieces each. The Lite Ply ranges from 1/8 to 1/4'' thickness and is 12'' x 48''. The Aircraft ply ranges from 1/16 to 5/8'' thick by 12'' wide and 24'' long. I'll get some pictures next time.

We've packaged a lot of the RC hardware (hinges, heat guns, DuBro hardware and stuff) into boxes that will be sold at a table in the back of the auction. The boxes will be fixed price and are worth at least twice the price. The funds earned are returned to the Family.

Here are the images of the Builder's Wood Supplies being auctioned Feb. 12th.

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Wow!
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thats alot of wood !!!!
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Good thing I have a pick-up...

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Here's another item I'll be selling this weekend.
It's a .25 size Tiger Moth ARF Kit NIB. It is very nicely covered with Oracover and looks terrific!

The Specs Are:
Wing Span: 51 inches
Weight: 4-1/2 to 5 lbs
Engine Size: .25 to .32 (2) Stroke or .26 to .40 (4) Stroke
Would make an excellent ELECTRIC Conversion!
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Can a seller have a starting price, or a reserve, or do all bids start at a penny?

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<span style="font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; font-size: 12pt; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA">Here are 3 I'm bringing ...

<span style="font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">307A:</span> Yellow High Wing with Servos
<span style="font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">307B:</span> Midwest Strikemaster with Servos
<span style="font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">307C: </span>Hobbico Sturdy Birdy II with Servos


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Can a seller have a starting price, or a reserve, or do all bids start at a penny?

A seller can not have a minimum price. However you CAN bid on your own product to get the price up. However, if you have the highest bid, you still need to pay the 10% commission.

So if you had something that you really wated $200 for and the bidding stalled at $90, you can bid $100. to keep the bidding going, but if $100 is the final bid, you bought it from yourself - and you'll pay $10 to TCRC

So you lost 10 bucks, but you didn't lose your plane
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Go to the Web Site for the Rules and Details!
Everything is there.

http://www.tcrconline.com/pages/auction.htm

http://www.tcrconline.com/pages/auct...er_details.htm
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<div style="border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: transparent; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none"><span style="font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; font-size: 12pt; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA">Three more...

<span style="font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">307D:</span> Hobbico Avistar 40with Servos, Never Flown
<span style="font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">307E:</span> Hobby-Pak Wing Bags (2)
<span style="font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial">307F: </span>Showtime 4D 90 with Digital High Torque Servo


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<div style=''border-bottom: medium none; text-align: left; border-left: medium none; background-color: transparent; color: #000000; overflow: hidden; border-top: medium none; border-right: medium none; text-decoration: none''><span style=''font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; font-size: 12pt; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA''>Three more ...

<span style=''font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial''>307D:</span> Hobbico Avistar 40 with Servos, Never Flown
<span style=''font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial''>307E:</span> Hobby-Pak Wing Bags (2)
<span style=''font-family: 'Verdana','sans-serif'; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial''>307F: </span>Showtime 4D 90 with Digital High Torque Servo


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Read more: http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_10...#ixzz1DPU2K4e2</div>

Dennis,
What size are the Wing Bags?
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<font size="4">Wing Bags are WBD01 (44" x 22" x 14") and WBT01 (34" x 30" x 12").  Very nice condition.


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<span new="" style="font-family: ">Another three...

<span style="font-family: ">307G:</span> Aerobatic Aircraft Parts - Canopies, Covering Material, Cowl, Landing Gear, Tail Feathers, Wheel Pants, Wing Rods, Wing Panels - several are NIP.
<span style="font-family: ">307H:</span> Katana (?) 77" span
<span style="font-family: ">307R: </span>Scaled-up AstroHog (?) with Alpina gas motor;Wings have plumbing for smoke at each wing tip


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<span style="font-size: small"><span style="font-family: Tahoma"><span new="">And another three...

<span>307J:</span> Grab Bag of Wings (4)
<span>307L:</span> Parts Lot
<span>307M: </span>Astro-Hog (?) with SuperTigre .61


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<span style="font-size: small"><span style="font-family: Tahoma"><span new="">And another three...

<span>307K:</span> Field Box - Loaded!
Includes (Good) Battery, Power Panel, Fuel, Fuel Pumps (both electric and hand pump), Starter, Glow Plug Ignitor, Digital Tachometers (2), Digital Load Voltmeter, CA Adhesives, Canopy Cement, J-B Kwik, J-B Weld, Miscellaneous tools
<span>307N:</span> Original Design Project - 70" Span
<span>307P:</span> Blue BiplaneProject - 71" Span


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<span style="font-size: small"><span style="font-family: Tahoma"><span new="">Here's a Biplane that was flown with an Alpina gas motor...

<span>307Q:</span>83" Span - includes 3 Servos


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Dennis, any mroe info on the smoke hog? or the 2 most recent biplanes?

Thanks
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<font size="4">Bought all 3 recently, along with several others, from a man who loved flying the orange and blue beast especially.  It took a nose dive due to a radio glitch and needs some rebuilding, but not much.  It's covered in fabric - probably Coverite - and appears to be pretty tough.  He flew it with the Alpina gas motor.

He also flew the smoke-equipped "Hell Hog" but never completed the smoke installation after installing plumbing for it.

The blue biplane is a never-completed project which doesn't need much more work.  That's about all I know about it.

I'll be happy to email or post additional photos, and answer questions as best I can.

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<span style="font-size: small"><span style="font-family: Arial">Alpina</span></span><span style="font-size: small"><span style="font-family: Arial"> photos ...


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will any one be selling .40 sized floats?
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These are .60 sized but are on a .46 sized GP cub...
It is glassed (very strong) and ready for paint....
They were ran 10-20 times painted TF Alum. but I wanted to smooth out the fiberglass job...

I would sell both the plane and floats together, but not sure if I want to sell it now, because it is unfinished ,and would fetch
double the price when I get done with it!.....

What would I get for this combo (minus engine) but with servos...
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I may bring out a 94" Lanier YAK54 Brand new in 3-boxes....and extra cowl....
I placed a Stock photo, as 4-pictures of boxes would be quite boring....!
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