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Forum: Kit Building
08-05-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Thanks guys, It's been a long ride. ...

Thanks guys,
It's been a long ride.

Total weight 28lbs. G-62, plenty of power

1st flight video not worth posting. I'll get some more pics. when she
is finished.

Cheers,
Mike
Forum: Kit Building
08-05-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Hey Guys, Its been a while but I am happy to...

Hey Guys,
Its been a while but I am happy to report a successful maiden on my "Jug". I only
made (1) short flight but she handles well. Too chicken to pull the gear up though :)

Only a few...
Forum: Kit Building
05-11-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Thanks guys, Hope everyone is having some decent...

Thanks guys, Hope everyone is having some decent flying weather.

Mike
Forum: Kit Building
05-10-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Gents, I'm looking for a concensus for setting...

Gents,
I'm looking for a concensus for setting up my flaps.

a) 3 position toggle switch

b) proportional slider

c) other.. I'm open for ideas
Forum: Kit Building
04-30-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Gary, Thanks for the quick response. I'm...

Gary,
Thanks for the quick response. I'm getting ready to glue my ailerons on and I can't get 3/4" downward
deflection as called for.

Wish I was getting ready to maiden. Another month or so.
...
Forum: Kit Building
04-30-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Hey guys, I'm looking for deflection...

Hey guys,
I'm looking for deflection measurments on control surfaces for those who have actually test flown their bird.

I know its listed in the manual, but was looking for hands on experience. ...
Forum: Kit Building
04-13-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Hey Guys.. Thanks for the compliments. TB......

Hey Guys.. Thanks for the compliments.

TB... The brand of mask is Bob Dively. I think I got it from Tower. You won't need much, it goes a long way.
I have never left it on anything this...
Forum: Kit Building
04-12-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

A little slow around here so I thought I would...

A little slow around here so I thought I would liven things up : )...
Forum: Kit Building
02-28-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Hey Guys.. Here's the fun part... Color :o ...

Hey Guys.. Here's the fun part... Color :o
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=1973529
Removing the tape
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=1973530...
Forum: Kit Building
02-28-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Ron, I have the TruTurn for my G-62. I used...

Ron,
I have the TruTurn for my G-62. I used the 1 1/2" A" style part #TTH=1500-A.

I got mine from tower but check out the TruTurn website for more detail. If I remember right
your using a ZDZ...
Forum: Kit Building
02-17-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Glenn, Welcome. This is a great bunch of guys.....

Glenn,
Welcome. This is a great bunch of guys.. Read through the thread, its worth your time. I found good solid answers and advice
here.

PS I remember my kit box looking like that :)

Mike
Forum: Kit Building
02-17-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Hey Gary.. I am slow, but I got a few small...

Hey Gary.. I am slow, but I got a few small things done this weekend. I finally got the courage to cut the opening in the cowl for the exhaust. It was minimal and turned out good. Also got the cowl...
Forum: Kit Building
02-09-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Excellent work Ron, I know it's been a very long...

Excellent work Ron, I know it's been a very long ride. I have moved forward a bit more.

I'm now up to 31K rivets. + or - a few hundred. :)...
Forum: Kit Building
01-20-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Bob, I second the above comments, this build...

Bob,
I second the above comments, this build has gone much slower than I expected and you will have a lot of "Time"
in it.
Building is a labor of love. IMO the money becomes nearly...
Forum: Kit Building
12-28-2013, 06:44 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Gary, Hope you are enjoying some warm weather...

Gary,
Hope you are enjoying some warm weather and good food.

Thanks for the compliment. The people I meet are the best part of this hobby.

I recently heard TB had an incident:confused: .......
Forum: Kit Building
12-22-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Doom, Good question. It's a G-62. I used a...

Doom,
Good question. It's a G-62. I used a shorter carb spacer from Bennett Built, however this only brought the carb
inside the cowl. It doesn't solve the issue of how to keep from cutting a hole...
Forum: Kit Building
12-22-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Tony, I'm doing the Hun Hunter XVI. I have seen...

Tony,
I'm doing the Hun Hunter XVI. I have seen several different pics of the full size, one was a
razorback version. I am fortunate (perhaps plagued) because the one I'm doing is in the
TN...
Forum: Kit Building
12-22-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

TB, Still here, and still plodding along. I...

TB,
Still here, and still plodding along. I have been meaning to congratulate you on your maiden and subsequent
successful flights. Looks great, on the ground and in the air.

Here in TN we had...
Forum: Kit Building
11-17-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Mike: What are the chances of getting a couple...

Mike: What are the chances of getting a couple more pics of your exhaust pipe (Waste Gate) installation. Especially where they hook into the engine. Also more on the Movable Oil Cooler doors. ...
Forum: Kit Building
11-16-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Looking great Ron! I think I figured out how to...

Looking great Ron! I think I figured out how to route the exhaust without cutting the cowl.

Actually my better half deserves the credit. I had her eyeball what I was doing and she suggested
I use...
Forum: Kit Building
11-16-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Looks great TB. The exhaust I have is pointing...

Looks great TB. The exhaust I have is pointing down and not to the rear. Arrgh!

Hounddog... Here's a couple of pics of the engine setup RonH has done. ...
Forum: Kit Building
11-15-2013, 08:53 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Ron, Thanks for the compliment. Did you figure...

Ron,
Thanks for the compliment. Did you figure out how to post pics? I would love to see your progress.

Do you remember this pic? A long time ago right. So I got some exhaust extensions for my...
Forum: Kit Building
11-10-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Fabio, Thanks for the link. I will take a look....

Fabio,
Thanks for the link. I will take a look.

Kevin, I try to use the KISS principle. (Keep it Simple). Very rarely am I successful though:(

Rare earth magnets are plenty strong for this...
Forum: Kit Building
11-10-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

A couple more..Doesn't look like much but there...

A couple more..Doesn't look like much but there are 12,000 rivets so far on this...
Forum: Kit Building
11-10-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 2,318
Views: 290,466
Posted By minimax

Hey Guys, Good to hear about the upcoming...

Hey Guys,
Good to hear about the upcoming maiden flights and Garys further successful flights. I appreciate
the info on the flap settings ect. as this takes the guess work out for us who have yet...
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