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Forum: Sport Flying
05-17-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,572
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I've thought about their rv. Man i sure did love...

I've thought about their rv. Man i sure did love my great planes 1/4 scale rv4.
Forum: Sport Flying
05-16-2018, 11:52 PM
Replies: 161
Views: 12,572
Posted By thatairplaneguy

So it looks like the Pulse series is...

So it looks like the Pulse series is discontinued. Does anyone know why or if there might be a newer replacement come by out?
05-16-2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 1,963
Views: 306,286
Posted By thatairplaneguy

So it looks as if the pulse series is...

So it looks as if the pulse series is discontinued. Does anyone have info on why and if something might be replacing the best sport plane ever made?
08-18-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 2,203
Views: 73,585
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I have a problem with the increase. I dot fly...

I have a problem with the increase. I dot fly anything over 20cc. Mostly foamies but I do like to fly my .40 and 20cc too. I fly one weekend a month so the 21cents a day theory is steeper for me per...
06-29-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2,203
Views: 73,585
Posted By thatairplaneguy

Before increasing dues, where else can they...

Before increasing dues, where else can they tighten their belt to save money. Everyone and every company/organization wastes money. Let's looks at that before an increase.
12-21-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 370
Views: 15,547
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I'm not an AMA fan. This from a club officer of...

I'm not an AMA fan. This from a club officer of many years They've screwed me and my club on a couple occasions.
Prices go up and coverage drops and rules pile up.


They dont have have the...
Forum: ARF or RTF
10-16-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,928
Posted By thatairplaneguy

1.20ax jett pipe 14/10 prop 16oz fuel tank ...

1.20ax
jett pipe
14/10 prop
16oz fuel tank

HOLD ON! Over 150mph!

http://youtu.be/dl7QX6J8mkE
Forum: Glow Engines
05-11-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 52,497
Views: 3,688,352
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I'd like to possibly, maybe join this...

I'd like to possibly, maybe join this brotherhood. I like my saytoe's.
Forum: RC Jets
04-29-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,538
Posted By thatairplaneguy

The first rule a pilot learns in flight school is...

The first rule a pilot learns in flight school is "Fly the airplane"

learn to fly the airplane. So NO you don't need a gyro. You need to learn your craft and not let a gyro do the work for you.
Forum: Aerodynamics
03-27-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 15,126
Posted By thatairplaneguy

Flaps=drag........ higher AOA=drag........ ...

Flaps=drag........
higher AOA=drag........

both together would be more drag than usual and it will slow the model down much faster bringing on a stall quicker which would be hard to tell on a...
Forum: Aerodynamics
03-26-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 15,126
Posted By thatairplaneguy

Most of the warbird guys I see never get to the...

Most of the warbird guys I see never get to the landing anyway...but if your good enough to get there why not learn to land either way.

If flying from grass do 3point so your less likely to nose...
03-14-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 35,022
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I've been flying for 16 years. Not a lot of...

I've been flying for 16 years.
Not a lot of hours but I've flown it all
150
140
152
172
182
3 champs
pt17
at6
Forum: The Clubhouse
03-12-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,758
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I'm not a fan of the AMA. And I'm very mad to...

I'm not a fan of the AMA. And I'm very mad to hear this news!

i recently brought up the issue if them having a manopoly and there is no other choice or option for us sense they sued sportflyers...
03-12-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 14,304
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I went through that "change" the first time I hit...

I went through that "change" the first time I hit the throttle....I havnt given a chit sense
03-10-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 91,208
Posted By thatairplaneguy

Don't bother. Find a webra or OS or norvell...

Don't bother.

Find a webra or OS or norvell .32-.36

they come out nose heavy already. And even if you could get it to ballance without a brick on the tail, the weight offset from the engine...
Forum: Beginners
03-05-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 20,057
Posted By thatairplaneguy

If you have a 4ch plane and really want to learn...

If you have a 4ch plane and really want to learn rudder control then you could setup a switch to turn the ailerons off, sure. Then flip it on if you get in trouble or an attitude where the rudder...
Forum: Beginners
03-05-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 318
Views: 20,057
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I'm probably late on the discussion but way too...

I'm probably late on the discussion but way too many modelers just fly bank and yank and never learn different then teach new people how to fly and the newbies learn the same and no one ever learn...
02-19-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,264
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I don't like taxes, lol aside from that I...

I don't like taxes, lol

aside from that I just want options. I've tried to start a public flying field and got shot down because AMA was not primary. It basicaly means nothing as far as insurance...
02-18-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 9,264
Posted By thatairplaneguy

SFA was brought up in a conversation today. ...

SFA was brought up in a conversation today.

Sense se they are gone, is there any other entity available to insure model aircraft users OR does the AMA have a monopoly on this?

I am not...
Forum: Glow Engines
01-23-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 1,451
Views: 80,559
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I guess I'm in. I started with electric in nimh...

I guess I'm in. I started with electric in nimh days but went nitro as soon as I could afford it when I was about 12. Last year I wanted to give glow up for the usual reasons, noise, mess,tuning,...
Forum: Aerodynamics
01-19-2014, 02:50 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 8,823
Posted By thatairplaneguy

Ballance the plane to glide at a flat attitude...

Ballance the plane to glide at a flat attitude without being so flat that it slows down too much and stalls. This is for any sport or trainer model.

Idle led the engine low enough that it doesn't...
01-05-2014, 08:41 AM
01-04-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 255
Views: 24,444
Posted By thatairplaneguy

Variable slipstream aerodynamic forces, eh? ...

Variable slipstream aerodynamic forces, eh?

No.

p factor, torque, slip stream...yada yada, effect how an airplane reacts and how fast it reacts to comtrol inputs at different speeds and AOA...
01-04-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 255
Views: 24,444
Posted By thatairplaneguy

Why? Because they don't know how to turn...

Why?

Because they don't know how to turn right or land the other way
11-15-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,287
Posted By thatairplaneguy

I don't crash. Sponcers don't like broke...

I don't crash.

Sponcers don't like broke airplanes
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