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Forum: Kit Building
04-17-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 1,245
Views: 217,015
Posted By dreadnaut

I am currently about 80% done with a scaled down...

I am currently about 80% done with a scaled down Goldberg Ultimate. Thirty eight inches for E-flight Park 480 pulled from an Aeroworks Stingray, retired due to gaining weigh from numerous repairs. ...
Forum: Kit Building
04-17-2021, 02:50 PM
Replies: 1,245
Views: 217,015
Posted By dreadnaut

I would be careful here. Some are working off PDF...

I would be careful here. Some are working off PDF scans, which can have varying degrees of distortion. I have access to CAD software, trace JPGs of images I find on line and reverse engineer them to...
04-17-2021, 07:12 AM
Replies: 765
Views: 285,558
Posted By dreadnaut

I have found that a slightly heavier cloth (2 oz)...

I have found that a slightly heavier cloth (2 oz) with high thread count takes less resin to bond. Been out of pattern since about 2012, and this Lightning is my top contender for getting back in.
03-28-2021, 09:13 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 24,307
Posted By dreadnaut

I was learning injection mold making when I left...

I was learning injection mold making when I left to get an engineering degree. Biggest mistake I ever made.
02-17-2021, 08:18 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 24,307
Posted By dreadnaut

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x971/20201126_121827_1__2fc46578aab516e7bf065b489a3597ef7907adca.jpg...
Forum: Marketplace
12-06-2020, 11:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 540
Posted By dreadnaut

Free shipping in lower 48 U.S.

Free shipping in lower 48 U.S.
12-06-2020, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 33,489
Posted By dreadnaut

Relisting an item. I just noticed that I have an...

Relisting an item. I just noticed that I have an expired ad for something that did not sell. I still have it in the exact same condition, and would like to try selling it again. It would save me...
Forum: Marketplace
12-06-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 540
Posted By dreadnaut

Assorted parts-Futaba-Hitec-DuBro-Central Hobbies

2 x Futaba Tx-Rx chargers 0.5
3 pair Central Hobby Aluminum Ball Links w/3mm screws
1 pair DuBro 2-56 Ball link, threaded for 4-40 rod.
Over ten servo cables including at least one y harness. ...
08-01-2020, 01:54 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 12,871
Posted By dreadnaut

In the seventies there was a car called the AMC...

In the seventies there was a car called the AMC Pacer. This was the gawd awful ugliest car made at that time. My high school girlfriend had one and though it was cute. I kept my mouth shut.
...
Forum: Control Lines
05-29-2020, 04:35 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 56,482
Posted By dreadnaut

I had a Cox Mustang, and a friend had the...

I had a Cox Mustang, and a friend had the Corsair. We both found what anyone who has flow one learns. High wing loading and a highly cambered wing produces a plane that will not recover from a wing...
03-18-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 12,871
Posted By dreadnaut

Yeah. Back then I was fairly active on RCU. ...

Yeah. Back then I was fairly active on RCU. Only recently came back. Need to strip the and repaint Hydeout. My first attempt at auto paint did not come out well. The Webra .140 needs bearings. ...
03-18-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 12,871
Posted By dreadnaut

This may happen. In fact, In think I may have...

This may happen. In fact, In think I may have even met you. Is your name Kris? (very sorry about the loss of you brother. I lost mine about the same time.)

I flew a few contests in the late 90's,...
03-16-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 12,871
Posted By dreadnaut

Then again, would you, if CD, turn away a guy who...

Then again, would you, if CD, turn away a guy who shows up with a Kaos? I have been out for a few years (since Hydout days) to concentrate on long distance cycling, but am considering entering a...
Forum: Marketplace
07-28-2019, 07:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 975
Posted By dreadnaut

Most economical is USPS for $62.25

Most economical is USPS for $62.25
Forum: Marketplace
07-28-2019, 05:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 975
Posted By dreadnaut

If you are willing to pay full shipping. I...

If you are willing to pay full shipping. I cannot guarantee against shipping damage. I'll measure the box today.
Forum: Marketplace
07-27-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 975
Posted By dreadnaut

HYPERION KATANA 63e F3A

This has been sitting in the rafters of my garage for years, and I will never build it. Yours for original list of $140, or best offer. The instruction booklet is missing, and I suspect it was not...
Forum: The Clubhouse
03-18-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 10,026
Views: 669,181
Posted By dreadnaut

Been in and out of the hobby since the mid...

Been in and out of the hobby since the mid sixties. Today I drove up to Orange County and decided to drive by the Flagship store of Hobby People in Fountain Valley, only to discover they had gone...
10-17-2016, 07:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,087
Posted By dreadnaut

Diamond grit blades are available for larger...

Diamond grit blades are available for larger industrial band saws. I looked into getting one for my 9" Ryobi, but they are not made for small benchtop band saws. I did find a company that would...
07-06-2015, 01:16 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 51,444
Posted By dreadnaut

I met Mark in the early seventies when I was...

I met Mark in the early seventies when I was learning to fly (on a Windward), at Torrey Pines, where he was a regular. I agree on the HoF thing.
11-03-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 524
Views: 93,539
Posted By dreadnaut

Went quick. You shoulda charged $100. You...

Went quick. You shoulda charged $100. You probably would have gotten it.
08-20-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 883
Views: 305,213
Posted By dreadnaut

Now i'm jealous.

Now i'm jealous.
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-11-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,927
Posted By dreadnaut

I visited Graves Brick and Mortar LHS when in...

I visited Graves Brick and Mortar LHS when in Orlando over ten years ago. The guy did not impress me as someone who gave a damn about repeat business. He sure didn't get mine after the initial...
05-26-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 14,080
Posted By dreadnaut

I run ACAD 2000, and now use an old Win98 machine...

I run ACAD 2000, and now use an old Win98 machine in my man cave-No internet connection. It's not needed, and probably the biggest reason it still runs well. I tried the Virtual XP thing, but its...
03-30-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 671
Posted By dreadnaut

RIP Hobie Alter

http://www.ocregister.com/articles/alter-607559-people-hobie.html

Though better known in the surfing world, he flew RC Slope, and his Hobie Hawk was a classic
03-21-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,865
Posted By dreadnaut

Another thing that needs to be mentioned is the...

Another thing that needs to be mentioned is the misconception that since epoxy resin does not smell as bad as polyester resin, the fumes are less harmful. Fumes from epoxy resins can cause allergic...
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