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11-12-2021, 09:43 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By Malcolm H

When you set up a two aileron wing type you will...

When you set up a two aileron wing type you will find Ail and Ail2 in the ATV program under the Linkage menu.

With the differential program boxes all set to 100% you can use the ATV function for...
11-11-2021, 11:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By Malcolm H

You need to use a digital angle meter like...

You need to use a digital angle meter like eFlight AnglePro ll or Wixey digital angle meter. The Wixey has a large enough base to be attached to the surface with small pieces of double sided tape...
11-11-2021, 02:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By Malcolm H

Use Ail Differential in the Model Menu. Page 112...

Use Ail Differential in the Model Menu. Page 112 of the manual explains. Generally I have found that aileron differential needs to be constant across all flight conditions so set switch at top left...
09-16-2021, 03:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,262
Posted By Malcolm H

Glad to help! Nothing to do with being...

Glad to help!

Nothing to do with being sharp, just been flying R/C a very long time! :D

Malcolm
09-10-2021, 02:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,262
Posted By Malcolm H

He has 4 bands on that thing! Unless it weighs 2...

He has 4 bands on that thing! Unless it weighs 2 pounds at takeoff, he’s got an issue!

M
09-08-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,262
Posted By Malcolm H

Yeh, I’ve seen this when the wing bands are not...

Yeh, I’ve seen this when the wing bands are not strong enough to hold the wing firmly against the seating in the fuselage when subjected to the increased flight loads when looping.

From the pic...
04-03-2021, 12:23 PM
Replies: 2,000
Views: 563,206
Posted By Malcolm H

I like the D3! Malcolm

I like the D3!

Malcolm
04-03-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2,000
Views: 563,206
Posted By Malcolm H

The thing you have to remember with the D3 is...

The thing you have to remember with the D3 is that it is basically a governor drive. RPM will be directly proportional to throttle stick position up to the maximum RPM the ESC was programmed for....
04-03-2021, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2,000
Views: 563,206
Posted By Malcolm H

As long as your outlet area is sufficient that...

As long as your outlet area is sufficient that looks ok!

I think I would message Adam at his Facebook page and ask his opinion.

https://www.facebook.com/debowski.adam


He is normally very...
04-02-2021, 08:44 PM
Replies: 2,000
Views: 563,206
Posted By Malcolm H

Having used the D3 extensively, it is highly...

Having used the D3 extensively, it is highly unlikely that this is a problem with its programming or construction.

Being a small and lightweight ESC it has minimal heat sinking capacity and this...
03-28-2021, 10:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 596
Posted By Malcolm H

From 18MZ manual: 4. When multiple servos...

From 18MZ manual:

4. When multiple servos are connected change
[INH] at the right side of the ID number on the
screen to [ACT] and enter the ID of the servo
you want to set.
5. Set each...
Forum: RC Jets
03-13-2021, 09:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 591
Posted By Malcolm H

It depends on whether you are permanently or...

It depends on whether you are permanently or temporarily importing goods to UK.

if temporary you will not have to pay taxes as long as you don’t exceed the time allowed.

More details here:...
03-01-2021, 01:45 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 17,983
Posted By Malcolm H

Hi JP, Like Keith I'm wondering if your cooling...

Hi JP,
Like Keith I'm wondering if your cooling will be sufficient? I have always mounted the D3s right up close to the chin inlet below the motor. A colleague had a failure even with the ESC...
Forum: RC Jets
02-11-2021, 10:14 PM
Replies: 935
Views: 128,553
Posted By Malcolm H

Hey Gary, Glad you fixed it! Malcolm

Hey Gary,

Glad you fixed it!

Malcolm
Forum: RC Jets
02-11-2021, 05:20 AM
Replies: 935
Views: 128,553
Posted By Malcolm H

Hey Gary, I’ve just looked at your pics again....

Hey Gary,
I’ve just looked at your pics again. One obvious source of misalignment of the two bushes is if the side frames are not truly parallel. It looks like the distance pieces at either end are...
Forum: RC Jets
02-10-2021, 11:06 PM
Replies: 935
Views: 128,553
Posted By Malcolm H

Hi Gary, I feel your pain! I have a...

Hi Gary,

I feel your pain! I have a colleague who is into field archery and in that hobby they have lots of parts that are “nearly engineered” as we call them. As you have discovered the pin/bush...
Forum: RC Jets
02-04-2021, 06:46 AM
Replies: 935
Views: 128,553
Posted By Malcolm H

Hi Gary, The cure time depends on the gap...

Hi Gary,

The cure time depends on the gap size as it’s an anaerobic reaction. I would follow the instructions with the product but from memory it’s typically overnight.

Regards,
Malcolm
Forum: RC Jets
02-04-2021, 12:56 AM
Replies: 935
Views: 128,553
Posted By Malcolm H

Gary, I hear you re no machining facilities....

Gary,

I hear you re no machining facilities. Please have a look at this Loctite product which you could use on the bore of the rod ends to cross bar interface. Its is a very high strength...
Forum: RC Jets
02-03-2021, 03:58 PM
Replies: 935
Views: 128,553
Posted By Malcolm H

Hi again, Looks like your post came as I was...

Hi again,
Looks like your post came as I was writing mine!

Glad you got it working but I still don’t think this is a reliable fix as the slightest bit of friction caused by debris or lack of lube...
Forum: RC Jets
02-03-2021, 03:51 PM
Replies: 935
Views: 128,553
Posted By Malcolm H

Hi Gary, ive just looked at the pics and video...

Hi Gary,
ive just looked at the pics and video again and there may be a relatively simple fix.

As I said previously, the only way this is going to work is if the structure is stiff enough to...
Forum: RC Jets
02-03-2021, 05:00 AM
Replies: 935
Views: 128,553
Posted By Malcolm H

Yes, Dave’s suggestion is a good one. In my...

Yes, Dave’s suggestion is a good one.

In my day job I always tell people if there is a way to keep hydraulics and pneumatics out of their machinwry they should take it! They are usually amazed at...
Forum: RC Jets
02-03-2021, 12:17 AM
Replies: 935
Views: 128,553
Posted By Malcolm H

Gary, My day job is running a company that...

Gary,
My day job is running a company that builds bespoke hydraulic and pneumatic machinery. I can tell you that the biggest challenge in this industry is trying to synchronise multiple actuators...
01-14-2021, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 762
Posted By Malcolm H

Thanks Bill! Mo

Thanks Bill!

Mo
01-14-2021, 06:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 762
Posted By Malcolm H

Understood Bill, just wanted to check that...

Understood Bill,
just wanted to check that channels 1-8 will still be outputted from SBus port?

Malcolm
01-14-2021, 12:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 762
Posted By Malcolm H

R7008SB Channel Modes

Hi,
I want to use the above receiver in a small jet. The receiver Sbus output will be connected to a gyro for flight controls. I want to change the Channel Mode to mode D to use channels 9-15 for...
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