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Old 02-02-2013, 01:43 PM
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I found myself wondering why there are a few other "Brotherhood" threads, and not one for probably the most popular line of planes ever flown. The Sig Kadets! I brought this up on a build thread of mine while I'm building another LT40 and there seems to be some interest. If everyone agrees, I would like to include all of the Kadet lines, and not just limit this brotherhood to the kit builders. I would like to have the ARF guys join us as well.

Shall we do it?

If so, I am GaryHarris, Kadet member #1.

Old 02-02-2013, 02:02 PM
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I'm in #2, hmmm that doesn't sound good.

Here's a picture of my old LT40, it had 13~14 engines on it, just about every kind of .40 made.
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Old 02-02-2013, 02:13 PM
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I guess were a "GO"!

Welcome to the Kadet Brotherhood soarrich.

GaryHarris. Number 1.
soarrich. Number 2.

And bring those pictures and videos yall.
Old 02-02-2013, 02:37 PM
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Count me in... Give me a Brotherhood Number as well, please

Bob
Old 02-02-2013, 02:57 PM
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Don't forget me
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Old 02-02-2013, 02:57 PM
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Count me in also.  Starting to think about pulling the old bird out of the attic. Keith AMA 50764 .
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I'm IN!
Kadet Senior, kit built (not by me) fabric and dope.
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Me too. Still on the build table
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Old 02-02-2013, 06:39 PM
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Holy cow! Welcome to the Kadet brethren my balsa brothers.

GaryHarris. Number 1.
soarrich. Number 2.
N1EDM. Number 3.
Live Wire. Number 4.
5skyhawk172. Number 5.
zippome. Number 6.
shepard62 . Number 7.
Old 02-02-2013, 07:01 PM
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ORIGINAL: shepard62

Me too. Still on the build table

Tell the story on your Kadet. How will you power it and the covering?
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Back in 2003 I met the famous Claude McCullough who designed the Kadet at the Muncie Nats.  I knew he was going to be there flying scale as usual.  So I took my Kadet wing with me and had him sign it.  His AMA number was 10.  I have some pictures with him and I when he signed it.  I will post a couple of them later when I can find them.  It was a pretty big thrill to me. Keith
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Sign me up!
I learnt to fly on a Senior; It's now alive and well with it's original OS FS-70II and on floats. A really wonderful ship!

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Old 02-02-2013, 09:27 PM
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Please count me in, I have a Kadet Senior. Started out as an ARF. Perfect sunny day and one of the wings just blew up on me and it went in. I rebuilt the wings from scratch and repaired most of the fuse, recovered the entire plane. I think of it now as a kit build due to all of the repairs. I loved it too much to throw it away. I would love to join the club.
Old 02-02-2013, 09:34 PM
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To be honest, I didn't think this this would take off this well. Welcome to the Kadet Brotherhood yall! [8D]

GaryHarris. Number 1.
soarrich. Number 2.
N1EDM. Number 3.
Live Wire. Number 4.
5skyhawk172. Number 5.
zippome. Number 6.
shepard62 . Number 7.
GraemeEllis . Number 8.
archie05 . Number 9.
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My 1st build was a Kadet MkII around 1982. I still remember my 1st flight.
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Man is this thread gonna grow.
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BTW, just finished watching Groundhog Day.
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Thanks for the inspiration. You have motivated me to go to the basement and fix the broken tail feathers on my personally kit built Senior. It is 25 years old and just in need of some minor repair due to faulty storage,

Flys great with Saito 52 four cycle. Perfect for slow and medium speed flight.

Tom
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Thanks for the inspiration. You have motivated me to go to the basement and fix the broken tail feathers on my personally kit built Senior. It is 25 years old and just in need of some minor repair due to faulty storage. Flys great with Saito 52 four cycle. Perfect for slow and medium speed flight.Tom
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kit built MkII with with an Irvine .40.
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Please count me in too. I have a Kadet that is flowen weekly here in sunny Mesa Az., powered by an OS 46 LA. Its nothing fancy but it sure flys good.
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Hey Brotherrrrrs,

Sig Kadet LT 40 w/ 4 cycle OS 70 for power,Hitec Aurora 9,Optima 7 rcvr, ARF version with bolt on wings. I have had 3 of these and you can't beat em.

This airplane will do anything you tell it too, providing you can make the inputs. Mine has learned the art of Knife Edge flight and more.

Keep em flyin !!!

Planedriver
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Count me in I am building my 3rd right now and this one is for night flying. My father still has the one he 1st learned to fly with and that was back in 1987.

Bob
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I learned to fly rc with one of these airplanes. And it taught my grandson how to fly. It has to be one of the best trainers of all time. You know. I think I will build another one. I think this thread is really going to take off. Count me in. Don Selen. Better known as Don Cub.
Old 02-03-2013, 04:50 AM
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If you want in, please say so. I hate to add someone that was just stopping by and really had no intention of joining up. Wow! This is growing fast. Welcome to the Kadet Brotherhood yall.

GaryHarris. Number 1.
soarrich. Number 2.
N1EDM. Number 3.
Live Wire. Number 4.
5skyhawk172. Number 5.
zippome. Number 6.
shepard62 . Number 7.
GraemeEllis . Number 8.
archie05 . Number 9.
tomgreen. Number 10.
n2ryd. Number 11.
race61. Number 12.

Don. You've been a member here for 6 years and this is your first post? I'm sure am glad we go you to speak out!

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