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02-27-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 799
Posted By jbarnes

I’ve been using them for the last several years...

I’ve been using them for the last several years in my trailer of giant scale planes. They are expensive but very robust and you avoid damaging wheel pants using bungee cords etc. The support struts...
02-04-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 795
Posted By jbarnes

Hey Mirion, I had plans for the Senior laying...

Hey Mirion, I had plans for the Senior laying around but then I caught wind that Hobby Express had just designed a new Twin Tele so I bought the kit from them. They told me I was one of the first to...
02-02-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 795
Posted By jbarnes

I’ve built two Senior Twins over the last 10...

I’ve built two Senior Twins over the last 10 years. The first was a trike gear with OS55’s. I did do outboard and down thrust. It flew great and engine outs were no issue. It was kind of boring...
01-10-2019, 09:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 766
Posted By jbarnes

I’d put some flying wires on it. My stab has...

I’d put some flying wires on it. My stab has broke twice.
Forum: ARF or RTF
08-08-2018, 01:21 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,859
Posted By jbarnes

Hey guys, you gave so much help with the assembly...

Hey guys, you gave so much help with the assembly of this bird I wanted to provide feedback on the results of my initial flights. I installed the Saito 90cc radial in mine and finished the cockpit...
Forum: Marketplace
08-03-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 237
Posted By jbarnes

Iíve got a 922 with three sats and soft switch. ...

Iíve got a 922 with three sats and soft switch. $40. Thanxs Jerry
Forum: ARF or RTF
04-27-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,859
Posted By jbarnes

Nice, thanks for sharing.

Nice, thanks for sharing.
Forum: ARF or RTF
04-03-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,859
Posted By jbarnes

I must say Iím impressed with this kit. Build,...

I must say Iím impressed with this kit. Build, covering and fiberglass are excellent.
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-29-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,859
Posted By jbarnes

Thaknyou for the detailed pictures. Very nice. ...

Thaknyou for the detailed pictures. Very nice. I've found that the motor requires a electric starter to get started on the first flight of the day. I'm concerned the supplied spinner is not going...
03-29-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 51,168
Posted By jbarnes

Someone in the club did do a video, here is the...

Someone in the club did do a video, here is the link to it https://youtu.be/-PBSkBbU75o...
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-29-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,859
Posted By jbarnes

Thankyou for the quick reply. I'm thnking of...

Thankyou for the quick reply. I'm thnking of moving the rudder servo to the tail. Dont' know if there will be room or not. I noticed you have the kelo exhaust on your bird. Did the exhaust fit...
Forum: ARF or RTF
03-28-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,859
Posted By jbarnes

Hey Totto, I'm also putting a FG90 in mine. Can...

Hey Totto, I'm also putting a FG90 in mine. Can you tell me what you did for getting the CG to be reasonable without adding a bunch of weight? Also, where did you get the lighting kit? Thanks,...
03-27-2018, 08:40 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 51,168
Posted By jbarnes

I don't have any video, I'm digitally challenged!...

I don't have any video, I'm digitally challenged! When I get to Nall I'll get one of the guys to shoot some video for me. Doing a military scheme has proved to be a conversation piece. Everyone...
03-26-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 51,168
Posted By jbarnes

Picture

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/cf4aebb6_5795_4253_ac10_36700bcc3d9d_dbb5c5ab95dae7151ad082dbb6ff29379f314cce.jpeghttps://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...
03-26-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 51,168
Posted By jbarnes

Had several interruptions with this build but it...

Had several interruptions with this build but it finally flew this past weekend. I fly at 5200 feet which led me to using the DLE55’s. That proved to be overkill, you can hover this bird with the...
Forum: Kit Building
10-10-2017, 03:22 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,177
Posted By jbarnes

John, I have one of these running twin 55's on...

John, I have one of these running twin 55's on it. After 54 flights the horizontal stab broke in half. The stab is 3/8" balsa. I'm in the process of rebuilding the plane and gave the horizontal...
03-16-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 51,168
Posted By jbarnes

Thats going to look pretty ugly! I don't plan on...

Thats going to look pretty ugly! I don't plan on 3D this thing. Its more of a novelty. I did remove 50% of the dihedral.
03-15-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 51,168
Posted By jbarnes

I found this old thread. I recently picked up a...

I found this old thread. I recently picked up a Super Flyin King kit here on RCU. I ordered the Twin Kit from Bruce. My plan is to put two DLE 55RA's on the bird. These motors just fit the...
04-09-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 619
Posted By jbarnes

I run my twins with a single ibec feeding both...

I run my twins with a single ibec feeding both ignitions. Never had a problem.
Forum: Kit Building
04-09-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 653
Posted By jbarnes

You will get much smoother finish if the paint is...

You will get much smoother finish if the paint is warm. Warm some hot water in a pan, sit the can of paint in it for 30 minutes before you spray.
02-15-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,968
Posted By jbarnes

Jtec sells the short kits, cowls, etc.

Jtec sells the short kits, cowls, etc.
Forum: Sport Flying
01-15-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 47,122
Posted By jbarnes

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?att...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2063993http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2063994

Here are my two. AMR Stick 85 with a DLE111. AMR Twin Stick...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-15-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 473
Posted By jbarnes

I use the self stick monokote trim sheets. Make...

I use the self stick monokote trim sheets. Make sure you get it placed where you want it the first time!
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-15-2015, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,375
Posted By jbarnes

I don't see why you couldn't. The gear from...

I don't see why you couldn't. The gear from cublandinggear is specifically made for the CZ cub by using the existing mounting slots. I think a guy could simply use some gear staps to screw to the...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-13-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 6,375
Posted By jbarnes

Pretty cool. I added the Cublandingear.com gear...

Pretty cool. I added the Cublandingear.com gear to mine plus the Dubro cub wheels. Much heavier than stock but now you have a nice cushy landing gear. Great plane, really enjoy mine.
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