RCU Forums - Search Results

Go Back  RCU Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: fw190
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.74 seconds.
09-30-2021, 10:14 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

I have the TopRCModel Zero and Corsair, both I...

I have the TopRCModel Zero and Corsair, both I had to fix some kind of spar issues. I was hoping TopRCModel ARFs last longer than plastic covered ones but they do not IMHO. They make beautiful ARFs...
09-15-2021, 02:23 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

You trust the FrySky for this big plane? Your...

You trust the FrySky for this big plane? Your Antenna is so close together, that can be easily masked out from an engine or a carbon plate.
09-15-2021, 09:35 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

That is not where it breaks easily, it breaks...

That is not where it breaks easily, it breaks closer inside of the wing as it meets with the fuselage. Is it possible to take some pics from inside of the wheel area? It will be stronger if they do...
06-15-2021, 11:10 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

I have mentioned this already with the...

I have mentioned this already with the manufacturer and Gator RC informing them with the pictures that I have posted previously on this thread. I have asked them to not make any lightening holes on...
Forum: Marketplace
12-09-2020, 12:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,602
Posted By fw190

That looks awesome! The scale landing gears alone...

That looks awesome! The scale landing gears alone is $1200. GLWS!

Here is one flying... with similar sized engine and I think it was doing 120+MPH
...
11-20-2020, 04:07 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

Probably a great idea and it fits my vehicle...

Probably a great idea and it fits my vehicle without the panels being removed. I did notice there was a bit of chatter noise on the outer panels when I was running up my motor. It made me check the...
11-19-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

Thanks! Yup I will be back in the air soon...

Thanks! Yup I will be back in the air soon enough. Anyways, it was only in two main piece, and the little bits hear and there is like a puzzle. The hardest part is smoothing it out.

Sorry for High...
11-19-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

Maybe it is just me and my flying abilities... My...

Maybe it is just me and my flying abilities... My TopRCModel Zero plug in wing spars system cracked partly in the air and the rear aluminum tube bent ,lucky for me I was able to land it. I redid the...
11-19-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

I would not cut out the front cooling intake its...

I would not cut out the front cooling intake its too much work to smooth it out again.

Anyways I have cut out the access area I needed
...
11-19-2020, 12:58 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

There is really no access to crucial areas unless...

There is really no access to crucial areas unless you make some access. Here are some areas I think you can make without weakening the structure.
1 - Center top of the wing just below the fuselage,...
11-19-2020, 12:25 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

I agree on all what you mentioned. What scares me...

I agree on all what you mentioned. What scares me is the flex, if the skin was well glued to the structure you should have no flex, this wing is pretty thick.

Well repair is underway...

1 hour...
11-18-2020, 10:24 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

I also notice the flex when we flip it over after...

I also notice the flex when we flip it over after bolting the wings on. I would say no pilon racing with this thing.. just easy warbird flying.
11-18-2020, 10:14 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

I flew it with a BME100, put around 4lbs on the...

I flew it with a BME100, put around 4lbs on the nose. People admired how well it flew, however not my landing...

...
11-18-2020, 10:12 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

Unhappy Well here are the pictures ...

Well here are the pictures

https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1581x1186/img_8907_f100bd00356a7982e3a9699757983b35ba36378b.jpg...
11-18-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

From what I have looked at the only substantial...

From what I have looked at the only substantial spar is actually where the wing joiner is and near retract area. I am gonna take some pics
11-18-2020, 07:31 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 42,177
Posted By fw190

I flew my new TopRCModel Corsair today. At 40lbs...

I flew my new TopRCModel Corsair today. At 40lbs it actually flies great! Barely needed any trim. No aileron trim required and just 2 clicks of down. Take off was simple, barely needed rudder inputs....
10-29-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 922
Views: 229,138
Posted By fw190

Mine needed a lot of repairs and I cant blame the...

Mine needed a lot of repairs and I cant blame the radio either. I was heavy handed on the Zero in the air so the wing support plywood cracked and the rear aluminum tube bent. I gutted and replaced...
10-24-2020, 08:16 PM
Replies: 922
Views: 229,138
Posted By fw190

I have this same kit and mine fly well but I...

I have this same kit and mine fly well but I notice the stab incident requires a lot of down trim, is this normal?
10-24-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,859
Posted By fw190

Balance the plane with the stab horizontal to the...

Balance the plane with the stab horizontal to the ground. I put 4lbs of lead on mine... sadly it is 40lbs, it still should fly well.
Forum: Marketplace
08-01-2020, 09:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 724
Posted By fw190

I am the second owner, the original builder did a...

I am the second owner, the original builder did a fantastic job but put only 2 flights in. He had to go electric at his field and so I purchased at $1400. I had the plane for 2 years, Taking out...
Forum: Marketplace
07-25-2020, 03:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 724
Posted By fw190

Top Flite Giant Scale Corsair ARF

Top Flite Giant Scale Corsair -ARF

DLE55 with slim pits style muffler
Hitec Digital Servos throughout, including choke and separate tail wheel servo.
Robart main retracts
Hanger9 Tail retract...
Forum: Marketplace
02-13-2020, 09:32 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 968
Posted By fw190

You can split the wing in 3 pieces if needed. I...

You can split the wing in 3 pieces if needed. I store and transport as a single piece wing.
Forum: Marketplace
01-30-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 685
Posted By fw190

NIB Top Flite Giant Scale P40 ARF.

NIB Top Flite Giant Scale P40 ARF.

LOCAL PICKUP ONLY! Los Angeles area
Forum: Marketplace
01-30-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 968
Posted By fw190

Top Flite Giant Scale Corsair ARF- RTF

Top Flite Giant Scale ARF- RTF
DLE 55 Engine
Hitec Servos - includes choke and separate tail wheel servo,
Robart Main Rotating
UPGRADE with Hanger 9 Corsair tail retract
UPGRADE with MKS wing...
Forum: The Clubhouse
06-04-2019, 04:37 AM
Replies: 9,115
Views: 791,251
Posted By fw190

OMG! I just broke the law, last Memorial Day...

OMG! I just broke the law, last Memorial Day weekend I flew at Atwater Airport for the Castle Event, I think I need to turn myself in!

It is not just about the law it is about permission.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.