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Forum: RC Jets
07-29-2019, 07:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 464
Posted By john agnew

Hi Scale Jnr. May years ago I converted my...

Hi Scale Jnr.

May years ago I converted my Ram 500 to run on a Wren 54 ECU / GSU ( manual wand start) I reckon you could get a later Wren auto start unit to do the job. The conversion is not...
Forum: RC Jets
08-26-2015, 04:28 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 14,822
Posted By john agnew

Argyris Many thanks for posting these...

Argyris

Many thanks for posting these excellent videos just as you did in 2013!. The quality is very good. The flying site looks perfect, the weather fair and the models even better! David Gladwin...
Forum: RC Jets
10-29-2013, 01:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,060
Posted By john agnew

juanjulian I used to have a Wren 44, I now...

juanjulian

I used to have a Wren 44, I now have a gold. Yes, the spool up from idle is slow by current standards but you could do what I did and set up a higher idle speed of around 100,000 rpm on...
10-07-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,106
Posted By john agnew

Sorry for the delay in replying, I have just got...

Sorry for the delay in replying, I have just got back from vacation. I have been flying for 6 minutes and there is around 30% left in the 3700 battery so I would think 7 minutes is doable depending...
09-12-2013, 07:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,106
Posted By john agnew

My elevator looks to be at neutral, I only needed...

My elevator looks to be at neutral, I only needed a couple of clicks of down to get It flying level, ailerons needed no trim, I didn't install the dive brake. I set it up as per BJ on the throws, I...
09-11-2013, 05:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,106
Posted By john agnew

Got a few flights on my Monolog 70 now, flies...

Got a few flights on my Monolog 70 now, flies very well. I have a super cheap motor / ESC setup.Turnigy Sk 4025-500kv / Dlux 70amp ESC cost around 50 or $70US. Giving 1200watts on a 5S 3700Lipo with...
Forum: RC Jets
09-05-2013, 01:12 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 65,209
Posted By john agnew

Andy Thanks for your many posts from WJM and...

Andy

Thanks for your many posts from WJM and your honest appraisal of your performance. I was a first time WJM entrant in Northern Ireland 2007 and totally understand the pressure you are working...
Forum: RC Jets
09-03-2013, 06:04 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 65,209
Posted By john agnew

For me this was the model of the WJM, wonderfully...

For me this was the model of the WJM, wonderfully realistic surface texture and weathering and look at the work and detail in the weapons pylons etc. And that undercarriage and working swing wing as...
Forum: RC Jets
08-29-2013, 08:13 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 65,209
Posted By john agnew

Dave Thanks for posting results, looks like...

Dave

Thanks for posting results, looks like that 18 point vintage bonus for the Fiat G91 is going to count at the end of the day. Still would be nice to see video of the G91.

John
Forum: RC Jets
08-29-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 65,209
Posted By john agnew

Dave Thanks for posting results, looks like...

Dave

Thanks for posting results, looks like that 18 point vintage bonus for the Fiat G91 is going to count at the end of the day. Still would be nice to see video of the G91.

John
Forum: RC Jets
08-29-2013, 04:08 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 65,209
Posted By john agnew

argyris Thanks for posting these, I have...

argyris

Thanks for posting these, I have never seen any video from the 1997WJM, should be an hour's entertaining viewing while we are waiting for more news from Switzerland.

Is there any video...
Forum: RC Jets
08-29-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 65,209
Posted By john agnew

Guys Thanks for all the great video and...

Guys

Thanks for all the great video and photographs we appreciate it, not as good as being there though! Congratulations to David Gladwin and Lindsay Dickie for flying the English and Scottish...
08-14-2013, 12:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,489
Posted By john agnew

Guys Thanks for your advice. I know the...

Guys

Thanks for your advice. I know the Hacker would work, I have one in my Miss Wind, I was trying to find the holy grail of a cheap motor that does what it promises! The Hacker is $180 in the UK...
08-09-2013, 01:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,489
Posted By john agnew

Turnigy let down

I recently bought a Turnigy SK 4250-500kv motor for my new Monolg 70, it weighs around 2400g ready to fly and I was looking for a motor that would deliver around 1100 watts on a 5S battery. Hobby...
07-30-2013, 01:00 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,213
Posted By john agnew

RE: BJ Craft - Nuance 120

Just a quick update, HK have credited my account with the cost of the G110, good result although I had to write a few e-mails! I have ordered the Turnigy SK3 4025-500 and ESC for my new Monolog 70.
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07-25-2013, 11:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,156
Posted By john agnew

RE: BJ Craft Fantasista

rbarthur there should be a photographic build sequence on the BJ Craft website, I used that for my Nuance 120.

Paphman, your Hacker A607SV2 will work on 8S, the figures from e-calc are - 1938...
07-24-2013, 01:20 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,213
Posted By john agnew

RE: BJ Craft - Nuance 120

Andy

If HK refund my money I am not going to replace the G110, the AXI is giving me the result I want and I have confidence in that motor. However I have just ordered a Monolog 70 from Chris and...
07-24-2013, 05:15 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,213
Posted By john agnew

RE: BJ Craft - Nuance 120

Just a quick update, after a further exchange of e-mails HK have asked me to return the motor for a warranty claim. Keeping my fingers crossed on this one but not getting my hopes up too high!

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07-24-2013, 12:48 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,213
Posted By john agnew

RE: BJ Craft - Nuance 120

Guys

Thank for your comments, Lazer I looked at the Rotomax but I think it is too wide and short to fit in the typical nose of a pattern model , it would probably be fine in a Yak or similiar,...
07-23-2013, 05:56 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,213
Posted By john agnew

RE: BJ Craft - Nuance 120

f3a05

Yes I told them about the bad solder joint, they have just ignored that! I suppose I was lucky not to have the ESC burn out as well.

John
07-23-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,213
Posted By john agnew

RE: BJ Craft - Nuance 120

Guys

Hobby King has just responded that they will not honour the warranty on the motor, their position is that I must have over powered it. They sent me a calculator which I filled in which...
07-23-2013, 12:10 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 142,326
Posted By john agnew

RE: Nuance

David

I have just finished my Nuance 120 and did not like the Z bends, I replaced mine with all thread rod (2mm) and a carbon tube, leave about 12mm rod protruding from both ends of the tube for...
07-23-2013, 12:02 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,213
Posted By john agnew

RE: BJ Craft - Nuance 120

Rodney

I hear what you say, I also have a Turnigy SK series motor which has performed just fine for a couple of years, I would not buy another G110 though, there is just too much money in a...
07-22-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,213
Posted By john agnew

RE: BJ Craft - Nuance 120

Andy

Thanks for the photos of the landing gear, The Nuance seems to want to tip onto its nose on initial acceleration on takeoff. it wasn't so bad last Friday after the grass had been cut so I...
07-22-2013, 06:53 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,213
Posted By john agnew

RE: BJ Craft - Nuance 120

Have now had a response from HK suggesting I must have been drawing between 110 -127 amps for the motor to fail! That would be difficult as I was using a 90amp ESC and drawing 1860 watts divide by...
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