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01-22-2021, 05:46 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

Its all here on the posting as i mentioned I have...

Its all here on the posting as i mentioned I have a significant explanation within the last year for the Sierra TW.
Sparky
01-19-2021, 05:27 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

Best to read the last years worth of posts most...

Best to read the last years worth of posts most answers are there.
#1078

Sparky
12-17-2020, 06:22 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

Too big of a motor, not required to make the...

Too big of a motor, not required to make the plane perform well.
Sparky
12-13-2020, 05:38 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

Check the weight of your engine vs the other...

Check the weight of your engine vs the other engines installed. You are saying yours is significantly lighter?
Also make sure the airplane is completely assembeled with all the componets in place or...
12-12-2020, 06:17 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

I'm not familiar with the balance system look at...

I'm not familiar with the balance system look at my posts around 835. Are you leveling the plane or is it three point attitude it will make a big difference.
Check your math.
Sparky
12-02-2020, 06:33 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

I see the carb intake is inside the fuse. My 60cc...

I see the carb intake is inside the fuse. My 60cc motor is similar. I am using a 3 line fuel system. During fueling I discover the carb will dribble a few drops of fuel out of the intake.
That isn't...
11-24-2020, 07:36 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

Jraycut I think got the fan from me...... I...

Jraycut I think got the fan from me......
I didn't cut any extra holes in my cowl just the two scale exhaust on the sides and maybe about 1/8" clearance around the exhausts pipes that sit flush with...
11-23-2020, 06:00 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

Carlo, 150C seems a little high to me. But I'm...

Carlo,
150C seems a little high to me. But I'm not familiar with that engine. Tighten up your baffles as previously suggested. Go down to 11-10" pitch if you can do the adjustment.

Jaycut,
I'm...
11-22-2020, 05:33 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

300K? as in Kelvin? On the ground or in the air?...

300K? as in Kelvin? On the ground or in the air? What are you measuring and where is the probe? I don't have the Kelvin scale handy so if its C as in Centigrade that seems high depending on the...
11-21-2020, 05:36 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

Jim, Yes my CG is as depicted, I don't...

Jim,
Yes my CG is as depicted, I don't understand your last line. I don't find it overly sensitive and quite comfortable to fly.
I believe I posted my elevator throws as well. You be the judge. I...
11-15-2020, 06:22 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

My horizontal stab is removable. I just slid it...

My horizontal stab is removable. I just slid it on the tubes and used SAE screws since I read someone had the head twist off with the provided hardware.
I haven't removed the stab since I maiden it,...
11-12-2020, 05:14 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

Another lead might be the Fan and spinner I am...

Another lead might be the Fan and spinner I am using is from Vailly Aviation design FW-190. He has transferred distribution to Ziroli they might know where some fans/spinner live. I received mine in...
11-12-2020, 05:16 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

Revrand was the guy in Europe. Sorry I have no...

Revrand was the guy in Europe.
Sorry I have no other leads.
Sparky
11-08-2020, 06:28 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

#1098

#1098
11-07-2020, 06:14 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

3 More flights today! The weather was perfect....

3 More flights today! The weather was perfect. Everything worked as advertised pleased with the way the plane flew. I used up all my premixed fuel I had on hand, so I'm done flying it until the...
10-29-2020, 11:07 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

Based on the numbers I have here If I want to...

Based on the numbers I have here If I want to move the CG aft another 5MM I need to remove about 7.7 OZ.
Getting the weight off the plane will improve overall performance including reducing the...
10-29-2020, 11:03 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

I finally found my notes on weighing the FW-190....

I finally found my notes on weighing the FW-190. I think this isn't the final weight and balance but the one I have notes on. I used the scale method like full size and will stand by my numbers.
I...
10-25-2020, 05:21 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

Read the thread last 20 posts or so, it will...

Read the thread last 20 posts or so, it will answer your question.
Sparky
10-18-2020, 06:04 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

Yes it is describe in my post 20 pages ago. Tim...

Yes it is describe in my post 20 pages ago. Tim Evans uses another method as well.

Sparky
10-17-2020, 03:25 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

I matched the servo arm width to the Width of the...

I matched the servo arm width to the Width of the Rudder horn. If you understand the Ackerman effect that isn't terribly important I could have gone with a shorter on the Servo arm. As I think I...
10-15-2020, 06:09 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

I checked the elevator throws Hi rate 13...

I checked the elevator throws
Hi rate 13 Degrees 18MM. 30% Expo
Low rate 9 12. 15%
These are for up and the down is similar.
I could do all the flying on low rate except...
10-15-2020, 06:18 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

Steve, You can see how I did my nose weight. I...

Steve,
You can see how I did my nose weight. I haven't run the numbers in the current configuration But I'm at least 1/2" back from the recommended position. for your initial testing the factory...
10-13-2020, 05:02 AM
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Posted By elmshoot

Steve, There are multiple posts on here, I'm...

Steve,
There are multiple posts on here, I'm not sure what post of mine you are specifically referring to, but yes in general I will use the shortest arm on the servo and longest horn on the control...
10-12-2020, 07:07 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

https://callie-graphics.com/ Paint mask or...

https://callie-graphics.com/ Paint mask or stickers

Sparky
10-11-2020, 05:39 PM
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Posted By elmshoot

If you would have asked I could have saved you...

If you would have asked I could have saved you some time. I'm using Robart hinge pockets.
https://robart.com/collections/control-hinges/products/316-1-8-hinge-point-pocket
Also if you wanted to...
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