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Old 09-14-2009, 10:17 PM
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Default Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Can hardly wait for this one! [sm=regular_smile.gif]

[link]http://www.skymasterjet.com/104.htm[/link]
Old 09-15-2009, 04:46 AM
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Oh yes, at last . Anton mentioned at jetpower 2007 that it was in the pipeline .

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Old 09-15-2009, 05:22 AM
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

I don't know about it being a widow maker, but it has the potential to be a marriage breaker[sm=49_49.gif]
Old 09-15-2009, 02:25 PM
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Hey Paul

When I saw this on the Skymaster website I thought man now that is a bird for you and me! Gonna need a big turbine for this one
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

And a big trailer to haul it, that is one long ***** jet, it will be awesome, one of my favs!!
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G


ORIGINAL: SPERX

I don't know about it being a widow maker, but it has the potential to be a marriage breaker[sm=49_49.gif]
ROFL!
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Great news. I have wanted another 104 since the days of my little avonds versions.
Will be interesting to see how long it will be till fry eagle announce their own version
Old 09-15-2009, 03:14 PM
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Duke..

I will be in your hood on the 8th of next month.

Are we still good for Sunday?

Skymaster-USA
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Guys.

I will do my best to keep you posted on production of the 104G

And yes, its a long bird.

Thanks again
Old 09-15-2009, 04:28 PM
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

The F-104 is a nice plane! Here`s mine from Jetwelt Germany. Also in scale 1:5. First i had a Jetcat 160 SE in it, and it was enough. Later i put a Jetcat P 200, and that was more than enough!!!

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Old 09-15-2009, 05:01 PM
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Hi Jeff

We look fwd to seeing you on the 8th! Kbay is a little busy now but I think the fiscal year ends in September so there should be a lul in the full scale stuff by then.

Better start saving now for that F-104G, my avonds will have some company now lol. My trailer is 6 X 12 so it should fit [&:] I hope the tail is plug in too..... (should have read more carefully looks like it will )I wonder how many Louis Vuitton bags I will have to buy the wife after this one lol.

Christian

Very nice Starfighter.
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

A nice project.
Anton fulfills the promised.
But it is out of my possibilities. The plane is bigger than my workshop.
It is a very big jump from 1/7 to 1/5, the Avonds 94 inch to Skymasters 131 inch.
Is it possible that in the future a smaller F-104G is constructed?
How the Phantom 1:7 3/4 and 1:9.5.

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Manuel
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Paul:

This has your name written all over it. . .I would give Jeff a call at Skymaster USA and place your order now. ! ! ! Be the first on your block with the newest "heavy metal bird."

Best regards,
Eric
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Paul, Since you are still a single young man, This does have your name written all over it. Would be looking good with Flight metal..










By the time it is available you will prolly be a marred old man with Grandkids...
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Like this one.
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Gota love the Century Fighters.
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Oh great...another airplane with no wing...guess i'll just have to get one to uphold my image. I will have to get a bigger trailer though.
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Anton, that is a great choice of ARF kit, and I'm sure it will be spectacular in 1/5 scale

Any chance that Skymaster would consider offering ARF's covered in Flite Metal or a similar finish? Maybe you could train a couple of your staff to become experts in that finish. I'm sure that would be something that would interest several people.
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Anton, that is a great choice of ARF kit, and I'm sure it will be spectacular in 1/5 scale

Any chance that Skymaster would consider offering ARF's covered in Flite Metal or a similar finish? Maybe you could train a couple of your staff to become experts in that finish. I'm sure that would be something that would interest several people.

Second that
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Well, it is end of 2010, .. are there any news about this F-104 ?

Any construction photos ?
Old 12-24-2010, 01:41 PM
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Hi,

Test flights are done and complete. The moulds will be done and detailed after new year. Release date unknow yet, but sometime in 2011....

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Morne
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Hi all

Marry X'mas ......

we just finished the F-104 Prototype maiden , we now wait the scale L/G from Likai Taiwan, and I will test fly by very thin wings again soon, Sorry for the dealy.,

here is test flight Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xPgTvc_jpBU

Best Regards

Anton
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Awesome !
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Hello Anton

Thats a really nice flyer, Great job!!

Aloha

Duke
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Default RE: Skymaster ARF Plus 1:5 scale F-104G

Nice job Anton. Can't wait to see how it does with the thinner wings. Hopefully, this video will compliment the thread.

http://www.flightlevel350.com/aviati...eo.php?id=1836

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