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Forum: Kit Building
05-20-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 3,628
Views: 537,926
Posted By TheRickster

Thank you for the compliments.. Here is my build...

Thank you for the compliments.. Here is my build thread..

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/rc-scale-aircraft-169/11526071-1-5ish-scale-red-baron-rb-51-a.html
Forum: Kit Building
05-20-2016, 03:40 PM
Replies: 3,628
Views: 537,926
Posted By TheRickster

I used a simple spring to keep the doors spread...

I used a simple spring to keep the doors spread open and then another smaller spring for a puller to pull the center of the spreader spring downward after the gear had gone into the well..
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04-17-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 23,821
Posted By TheRickster

That Strato is a cool lookin bird.... Where has...

That Strato is a cool lookin bird.... Where has Mario been? He not coming to Nall with you and Marcus?
11-16-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

Made the trek over to a Warbird meet in La.. Hung...

Made the trek over to a Warbird meet in La.. Hung out with a great bunch of guys and managed a "Pilots Choice" award to boot..
10-29-2015, 03:21 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,750
Posted By TheRickster

Himax 6320CR ...

Himax 6320CR

http://www.flyinggiants.com/forums/showthread.php?t=83572#post1973814
10-28-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,750
Posted By TheRickster

My preference would be gas but sometimes the...

My preference would be gas but sometimes the Electric power is more practical.. One advantage they have is no vibration and they are easier to cool than gas. The battery access does often pose...
09-28-2015, 03:14 AM
Replies: 1,016
Views: 102,228
Posted By TheRickster

Couple more flights on the Red Baron. Bumped the...

Couple more flights on the Red Baron. Bumped the flight time up to 5 minutes and still have a little reserve left in the batteries..

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKavOtcX8V4
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09-25-2015, 07:12 AM
Replies: 5,779
Views: 789,845
Posted By TheRickster

It's just hard to pick one picture.....lol

It's just hard to pick one picture.....lol
09-24-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 5,779
Views: 789,845
Posted By TheRickster

Here's my Red Baron

Here's my Red Baron
09-23-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

shots

shots
09-22-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

Miss Ashley II would be awesome!!! That was one...

Miss Ashley II would be awesome!!! That was one of the prettiest birds to grace Reno in my opinion..
09-22-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

I agree on the Zinger being pretty low on the...

I agree on the Zinger being pretty low on the efficiency scale..lol. However it works well for me because it allows me to run a scale appearing diameter whereas if I were using a very good prop I...
09-22-2015, 05:39 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

I have researched both theory's on props. The...

I have researched both theory's on props. The other theory is that the front prop twists the air flow in a helical manner so the rear prop is actually entering the air that is rotating the opposite...
09-22-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

Both props are 20x10. After each flight the mah...

Both props are 20x10. After each flight the mah usage has been within 150mah between the 2 packs which leads me to believe the current load to be about the same. With the setup as it is the battery...
09-22-2015, 03:24 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

The sound is much different with the contra...

The sound is much different with the contra rotating propellers, and gives the audible illusion of a very high RPM sound. In reality even at 100% throttle the each motor RPM is less than 7000rpm.
09-21-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

Couple more flights in Sunday.. Some video.. ...

Couple more flights in Sunday.. Some video..
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKavOtcX8V4
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QiY_mkAKCVU
08-28-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

I might go to 19X12 props in the future but right...

I might go to 19X12 props in the future but right now the plane flies nicely in the 1/2 throttle range and is easy on the amp draw.. In the video I never went past 3/4 but do not expect much speed...
08-23-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hx4ZTXsmo7E&fe...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hx4ZTXsmo7E&feature=youtu.be
08-23-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

Static photos

Static photos
Forum: RC Jets
07-08-2015, 03:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,224
Posted By TheRickster

On the fill line going out of the pump put a "T"...

On the fill line going out of the pump put a "T" in it with a valve or a piece of brass tubing that you and can crimp to make a restrictor on the leg that returns back to the fill jug...
06-13-2015, 05:59 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

Fuel system arrived. Now to find proper placement...

Fuel system arrived. Now to find proper placement for CG and make up some series harnesses.
05-24-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

Doin a little taxi testing to be sure all the...

Doin a little taxi testing to be sure all the wheels are lined up and she rolls straight.. Stuck a 4s in it for this..

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04-14-2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 23,821
Posted By TheRickster

I am making progress on my RB as well.. ...

I am making progress on my RB as well..
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j5l3y6jBmaY
04-13-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,946
Posted By TheRickster

Moving along ...

Moving along
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j5l3y6jBmaY
01-04-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 23,821
Posted By TheRickster

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