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Old 05-16-2013, 01:14 PM
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Default Xtreme F-16 1/6.75

Hey, has anyone flown or built the new 1/6.75 F-16 that SM has put out? I am interested in getting one, but I want to see if anyone has comments on it first.

Much appreciated....
Old 05-16-2013, 01:44 PM
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Default RE: Xtreme F-16 1/6.75

I've been looking also no luck yet. There is a thread on it on here somewhere that Anton started.
Old 05-16-2013, 04:59 PM
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Hi,everybody:
My friend Mr. Wu just made a madain flight on 5/9 for this 1/6.75 F-16.Very stable,very beautiful;Is is most improtant that you can lift it yourself when transport it.My several friends got sprain of their frank when lifting the 1/6 F-16: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxUAm...w-3dKA&index=2
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Nice model, seems like a ton of power for that size model.
Btw, I hope your friend Frank is Ok....sounds painful. [X(]
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Default RE: Xtreme F-16 1/6.75

Anyone else notice the F-22 sitting on the Tarmac? Is that possibly coming down the designer's pipe from Skymaster? I did a search and the dates are coming up 2006, etc. Maybe I just missed it. Will look around some more
Old 05-16-2013, 05:58 PM
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Hi I'm have the skymaster f-22 and is grate model little smaller than jet legent when using p-120 grate performance and with the stock tanks 16 minutes in the air.
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Hi,everybody:
My friend Mr. Wu just made a madain flight on 5/9 for this 1/6.75 F-16.Very stable,very beautiful;Is is most improtant that you can lift it yourself when transport it.My several friends got sprain of their frank when lifting the 1/6 F-16: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxUAm...w-3dKA&index=2

Very nice.... The power looks good.... what turbine?
Old 05-16-2013, 07:00 PM
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Hi,everybody:
My friend Mr. Wu just made a madain flight on 5/9 for this 1/6.75 F-16.Very stable,very beautiful;Is is most improtant that you can lift it yourself when transport it.My several friends got sprain of their frank when lifting the 1/6 F-16: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxUAm...w-3dKA&index=2

Very nice.... The power looks good.... what turbine?
Kingtech K-180G

This plane is a nice size for those of us with tender franks.
Old 05-16-2013, 07:53 PM
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Hi,everybody:
My friend Mr. Wu just made a madain flight on 5/9 for this 1/6.75 F-16.Very stable,very beautiful;Is is most improtant that you can lift it yourself when transport it.My several friends got sprain of their frank when lifting the 1/6 F-16: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxUAm...w-3dKA&index=2

Very nice.... The power looks good.... what turbine?
Kingtech K-180G

This plane is a nice size for those of us with tender franks.
?? This is the 1/6.75 size. I would guess a K80 to 140 max
Old 05-16-2013, 08:05 PM
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Yes,Anton said the K-100 is enough for normal aerobatic flight;But my friend likes "violent" flight
Old 05-17-2013, 01:17 AM
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Funny video

That's all about having fun. And you're having Specially with a 180 in this frame....

I have 90 laying arround....

Regards

Nuno
Old 05-17-2013, 01:29 AM
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seems like you enjoyed the day guys!! that k180 will drive the airframe to its limits....very nice plane
Old 05-17-2013, 02:54 AM
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ORIGINAL: patrnflyr

Anyone else notice the F-22 sitting on the Tarmac? Is that possibly coming down the designer's pipe from Skymaster? I did a search and the dates are coming up 2006, etc. Maybe I just missed it. Will look around some more
That is a yellow F22 in the background.
Old 05-18-2013, 07:26 AM
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This is a maiden voyage very well to fly! Besides taking off, the throttle stick is full, All voyages till landing the throttle flying in the whole journey is probably in 50~60%!
Old 05-18-2013, 08:04 AM
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Well done cps.

Funny video i love it.
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Default RE: Xtreme F-16 1/6.75

Looks like the perfect size for one person handling and big enough to still fly good without getting knocked around in the air. I wonder if the gear are as tough as the 1/6 version and can handle grass operations.

Marty
Old 05-18-2013, 09:50 AM
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ORIGINAL: CPS

Hi,everybody:
My friend Mr. Wu just made a madain flight on 5/9 for this 1/6.75 F-16.Very stable,very beautiful;Is is most improtant that you can lift it yourself when transport it.My several friends got sprain of their frank when lifting the 1/6 F-16: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxUAm...w-3dKA&index=2

Thanks for sharing! You guys look like you're having a lot of fun.
Old 05-20-2013, 08:29 PM
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Yes,fly great airplane with great friends,it is most enjoyful in life!
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Default RE: Xtreme F-16 1/6.75

Hi,
here are some pics from mine.
This will be converted to EDF as a test first

Best regards
Reinhard
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Old 05-23-2013, 08:18 PM
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Default RE: Xtreme F-16 1/6.75

Looks real nice. It appears that SM put the rivet detail on it as well. For the size and price, its a heck of a deal.
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Default RE: Xtreme F-16 1/6.75

Hi


I am about to pull the trigger on this one

Does it have openening canopy? What is your opinion regarding landing gear? I understand it is not made by Mr. Likai and it's Hidropneumatic, that is a good point...

Is it better a 100 or 140N turbine?

Best regards

Nuno
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Hi


I am about to pull the trigger on this one

Does it have openening canopy? What is your opinion regarding landing gear? I understand it is not made by Mr. Likai and it's Hidropneumatic, that is a good point...

Is it better a 100 or 140N turbine?

Best regards

Nuno
Our CRCAA flight team has other 2 1/6.75 facon to assemble and finish not taking a flight test with the type fighter plane yet, one of these matches K-100G, but another one matches K-140F, and matches K-100G's one will take a flight test in the near future!
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New test flight and wonderful performance with K-180G!! Nearly scaled flight character!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YtWcu2yOrvg
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Nice video. The smile at the end is universal after a great maiden flight.

Marty
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Default RE: Xtreme F-16 1/6.75

Hell, that thing seems to fly just like my CARF Eurosport!! That video just pushed this airplane to the top of the wish list. Gotta get one.

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