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08-17-2008, 12:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 946
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Bird of Time tailfeathers

Is it possible for you to scratch build a set? Or someone can scan in that portion of the plans for you. I don't have either of those unfortunately (I amy need to remedy that).
08-06-2008, 11:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,644
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Thermal Sailor or Vista EP

Not a bad deal for a motorized sailplane. I may have to look into that for my 6-year old who has become more interested in this hobby. I had the unpowered Vista whaen I first starte the hobby, but...
08-04-2008, 10:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,486
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Need Receiver Suggestions for JR XF421EX Radio

The only/good thing the synth module does for the radio is the ability to change channels. Futaba radios (Negative Shift) do not change shift like some of the Hitecs and other brands (Multiplex??). ...
Forum: Beginners
08-04-2008, 10:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,327
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Crash (pics): Lesson Learned today THough. Do your own trimmings!

N19tmare,
I took the measurements of the Dolphin wing.
Wingspan:61 1/2"
Chord: 10 1/4"
Chord at bolt down on TE of wing: 9 3/8"

I forgot to measure the distance between the two holes for...
Forum: Beginners
08-04-2008, 10:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,327
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Crash (pics): Lesson Learned today THough. Do your own trimmings!

Nightmare,
Sorry to hear about the crash, it's never good to hear someone you know crashing. Which field were you at, the Drones or the CVRCC? What's the chord on the wings? I have a wing set...
08-03-2008, 11:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,486
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Need Receiver Suggestions for JR XF421EX Radio

My 9C Super says "9C Super" just above the screen. Correct me if i'm wrong (which I probably am), but the only REAL difference between the 9C and the 9C super is the CAMPac module and a few...
08-03-2008, 03:54 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 41,118
Posted By shane.barton

RE: show us your gliders

Here's some pics of my Wing Warrior Raider and my Dynaflight Talon built as a standard tail. Neither of them have been flown yet, just waiting on some free time from the family duties and work.
Forum: RC Combat
07-20-2008, 12:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,907
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Cheapest Transmitter With Elevon Function

http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&I=LXNZC2**&P=0

http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&I=LXLGF4**&P=0

I am sure you can pick either of these up real cheap in the want...
Forum: Beginners
06-16-2008, 03:47 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 8,581
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Sky Fly by Fly Zone

OOOH! I had the SkyFly 1 and enjoyed it. I really wonder if number 2 is any better. I may just havew to get me one for some local park flying.
Forum: Beginners
05-26-2008, 01:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,106
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Best trainer for me to re-learn?

You can never go wrong with a stick/stik. I'm not familiar with the G20 and what size of plaes it'll fly, but sticks/stiks come in sizes from .10 to giants. Sticks can be tame like a trainer and be...
Forum: Beginners
05-17-2008, 12:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,084
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Flying Thingz

Here's the pics of the lawn mower at a fun-fly in Okinawa. I beleive he was flying it with a YS .63 if I rememeber correctly.
Forum: Beginners
05-16-2008, 11:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,084
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Flying Thingz

A guy I knew flew one one day (probably not the "flying Thningz" brand but stil...) and he said it wsa the squirliest flying thing he'd ever flown. It looked really cool in the air none-the-less. I...
Forum: Beginners
05-04-2008, 10:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 384
Posted By shane.barton

RE: sky fly prop help

It's been a while since I had a skyfly, if I remember correctly, all I did was to pull off the spinner - prop unit.
Forum: Beginners
05-04-2008, 11:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,453
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Tower Trainer vs Avistar

The 4 channel would work fine for your typical cub, dedpending on size and servo requirements (4-5 servos)
Forum: Beginners
05-04-2008, 11:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,682
Posted By shane.barton

RE: skyfly versus kyosho Calmato 40 RTF Trainer

I'd go with the SkyFly if I were to go alone, again. I got a SkyFly when I got interested in the hobby. It has suttle movements and isn't very fast. The biggest beef I had with it was the fishing...
05-02-2008, 11:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,382
Posted By shane.barton

RE: UP-START OR HI-START????????

800 feet is just shy of 3 football fields by 100 feet.

1 football field = 100 yards (not including the 20 yards for the 2 end zones)

100 yards = 300 feet (3 feet per yard)

So,...
05-01-2008, 10:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,670
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Pics

Here's my piucs of my Avistar. Reason for crash: misjudged the distance of a steel wire.

Enjoy the carnage!
Forum: ARF or RTF
05-01-2008, 10:04 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,579
Posted By shane.barton

RE: If you want Great Planes to bring back the Shoestring read here

I don't know if anyone is interested, I found a shoestring kit for sale in this month's issue of the AMA Magazine.

http://www.topnotchkits.com/index_files/TN_Kit5.htm

Unfortunately i'm...
Forum: Beginners
04-24-2008, 11:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,154
Posted By shane.barton

RE: closing off a 3 line tank?

Try these on the 3rd line.

http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&P=9&I=LXK138
Forum: ARF or RTF
04-16-2008, 08:18 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,665
Posted By shane.barton

RE: ultra stick as a second plane

I'l echo...echoo...echooo, echoooo by saying "Nuthin' beats a stik"!
Forum: Beginners
04-14-2008, 12:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,926
Posted By shane.barton

RE: What's your favorite size plane?

I stick with the .40-.46 size planes because everything I own is interchangeable between them. Also, it''s a little easier for me to transport and store. I don''t have anything against any of the...
Forum: Beginners
04-14-2008, 12:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,169
Posted By shane.barton

RE: It's done. First day at the club field, and I Solo'd

n19htmare,

Congrats on the successful flights, especially in handling the dead stick! I hope to see your skillz when i get back in a few weeks! Like others have said already, keep practicing...
Forum: Beginners
04-02-2008, 11:39 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,112
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Last roll call before placing order. Please Chime in, much appreciated

I flew with the Chula Vista club and thought it was alright. The only downside (this is just my personal opinion, and in no way a reflection of thier organization) is they are so much involved w/...
Forum: Beginners
04-02-2008, 10:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,112
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Last roll call before placing order. Please Chime in, much appreciated

I loved the Avistar. I had one as my trainer and I thought it was great. I want to get another one soon. I was flying mine with all standard gear (S3003's, R127DF, etc...), the only upgrade I made...
03-30-2008, 01:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,514
Posted By shane.barton

RE: Weed wacker motors?

I'll have to get back to you for the brand. I only had time to see the displacements. My father-in-law is clearing out his shed and I can't for the life of me remember what brand of trimmers they...
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