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Old 02-11-2017, 03:30 PM
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I have seen the youtube test flights. When is the release date on the big big F4?
Old 02-11-2017, 05:05 PM
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Hi, Kevin

We now developing the full funtion wing include the Slat ., we will release the two versions ( simple & full function wing), the release time of F-4 should be on end of March.,

Anton
Old 02-11-2017, 05:38 PM
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Anton, Holy cow! This is going to be one hellluva good looking bird! Will the prototype or prototypes be on display at Florida jets? Tremendous project.
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Hi, Kevin

We now developing the full funtion wing include the Slat ., we will release the two versions ( simple & full function wing), the release time of F-4 should be on end of March.,

Anton
Excited to see this one!!!! I love F4's and the bigger the better. Waiting to see the full functional wing. Wow what an awesome project this will be!!!!!!!
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Looking forward to this jet Anton, are you offering it both twin and single?

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Anton, will you be offering the long nose version of the F-4? I'd love to get one in Wild Weasel livery. My dad was with the Wild Weasels before he retired from the USAF.

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Old 02-12-2017, 11:41 PM
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yes, the F-4E long nose available and the 3 versions for the single and the twin trubines are avialable too,

after receive the scale LG from Likai and finish the Jelly Rogar color scheme that we will shipping this F-4 to FL jets for display.,

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Old 02-13-2017, 08:31 AM
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Originally Posted by pilot tw View Post
yes, the F-4E long nose available and the 3 versions for the single and the twin trubines are avialable too,

after receive the scale LG from Likai and finish the Jelly Rogar color scheme that we will shipping this F-4 to FL jets for display.,
Sounds good Anton

Thinking about offering a lighting kit with the F4?
Old 02-14-2017, 02:05 AM
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yes, the light set for F-4 available will with the ARF kit together.
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Originally Posted by pilot tw View Post
yes, the light set for F-4 available will with the ARF kit together.
Great Anton

This will certainly be next on the list for me. Cant wait to see the pics at Florida Jets
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1/6 F-4C(short nose) vs. 1/3.65 Hawk100(long nose)

http://www.skymasterjets.net/f4L.htm


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Anton, any news on this? Any new pictures? Fuselage joint, engine bay, landing gear, tail, etc.
Are the elevator / fin removable?

Thanks
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Anton

Had friends at Florida. Are there plans for a top hatch to access the engine. Taking the wing off to access engine is no good. Also it makes it hard to access on/off switch and engine GSU. Also I like to look in hatch during start up to insure no fire has gotten away in engine bay

Love the size though. Just a few changes needed
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please wait a few days that we will assemble the new F-4E long nose for make the manual ,i will post some pictures to here and the F-4 will have the smal top hatch for check the turbine during the strat up as some customers suggested.,

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please wait a few days that we will assemble the new F-4E long nose for make the manual ,i will post some pictures to here and the F-4 will have the smal top hatch for check the turbine during the strat up as some customers suggested.,
Look forward to the updates and pics
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please wait a few days that we will assemble the new F-4E long nose for make the manual ,i will post some pictures to here and the F-4 will have the smal top hatch for check the turbine during the strat up as some customers suggested.,
Been a couple weeks. Any updates or pics?
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the F-4E now sent to paint factory for TB color scheme , when we finish the paint job , I will show the some pictures here,


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Old 04-20-2017, 04:23 PM
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Originally Posted by pilot tw View Post
the F-4E now sent to paint factory for TB color scheme , when we finish the paint job , I will show the some pictures here,


OK nine days in paint. Got to have some pics by now. How about the top hatch?
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Anton


This looks awesome, Cant wait to see her painted.
Do you perhaps have a picture or two of the full functioning wing with slats.
Thank you once a aging for the assistance with the A 10 Up locks, really works well.

Have a great day

Regards

JB
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Sorry for the delay, I just received the F-4E from paint factory , we now starting to assemble it, maiden fly should be next week, more pictures coming soon,
Thank you for attention.,
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Looks good, but it would be better if the paint shop would use the correct blue color. Easy to research.
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I donot think the blue color was wrong.,
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Anton, It's a nice jet. If it's FS 15044 Insignia Blue then it is correct. The paint shop should not need to guess. It should look almost black from some angles. Don't look at color samples on a computer or photos that show faded blue. Gate guard aircraft are rarely painted in proper colors or markings. The attached photo should not be used to match paint, however note even indoors, up close, insignia blue is very dark. It is the colors of the US flag and US star and bar as well. Err on the darker side.
Use IPMS. Oh... and while they are at it get the paint shop to use an accurate US insignia mask. No more free-hand! Lol!

Can't wait to see one at a jet meet near me!
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Old 05-04-2017, 12:49 PM
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Anton

Is this one going to be twin? Would love to see Twin K140 center mounted engines. I am looking forward to flight testing. I am sure I will have to have one.
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yes, We had designed the twin P-140 center mounted with tailpipes, here are some pictures for the LG with gears installed and fin installed,
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