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03-14-2021, 03:38 PM
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Posted By CorsairJock

Nice!

Nice!
01-08-2021, 08:15 PM
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Posted By CorsairJock

I intend to go all out: mine came with sliding...

I intend to go all out: mine came with sliding canopy kit, also want to add scale tailwheel retract (NOT the one shown in plans), all gear doors, and folding wings. If you have flap info/ documents,...
01-08-2021, 11:43 AM
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Posted By CorsairJock

Wing Spars not symetrical

Hi all, I've had this never been built Byron Corsair for several years now, it came with Robert 150s which I have sunk a few bu$k into (upgrades). I bought all for $700. At one point I had a Saito...
12-31-2020, 04:58 PM
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Posted By CorsairJock

Currently working on (1) Byron (not Iron Bay)...

Currently working on (1) Byron (not Iron Bay) Corsair which was never built, (2) LabPrint 1/7 scale folding wing Corsair (3D printer is having difficult time getting the parts made), and (3)...
11-03-2020, 11:51 AM
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Posted By CorsairJock

Could save yourself some trouble and buy these: ...

Could save yourself some trouble and buy these:
https://www.motionrc.com/products/flightline-rc-1600mm-f4u-1a-corsair-main-gear-door-parts-a...
11-03-2020, 09:29 AM
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Posted By CorsairJock

Difference between a Mustang and a Corsair: if a...

Difference between a Mustang and a Corsair: if a Mustang flips, it ends up on it's vertical fin, if a Corsair flips it ends up on it's rudder (MUCH worse than ending up on the fin).
As for balance:...
11-02-2020, 04:05 AM
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Posted By CorsairJock

Just want to caution you: a nose heavy Corsair is...

Just want to caution you: a nose heavy Corsair is bad too, it can make it more difficult to hold the nose up when landing, and also make the dreaded flip over where it ends up upside down on its...
08-25-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 75,599
Posted By CorsairJock

I've been flying the 63" span Motion R/C Freewing...

I've been flying the 63" span Motion R/C Freewing Corsair lately, this is a WONDERFUL ARF, and it comes in 2 version: 'Birdcage canopy' F4U-1 and 'Bubble canopy' F4U-1 D, canopies for both versions...
04-15-2020, 10:55 AM
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Posted By CorsairJock

I got them thru Tower: put them on the waiting...

I got them thru Tower: put them on the waiting list/ back ordered and eventually they came in. I think Tower only gets them ONLY when someone puts in an order for them. BTW, I DID get the Tower...
04-15-2020, 10:42 AM
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Posted By CorsairJock

Wing Center Sections

Hello Everybody, it's been a loooooong time, but I'm back to building (thanks to Coronavirus shutdown, lol)
I am resurrecting a model which was the last Corsair I flew. The fuselage is in excellent...
04-15-2020, 03:01 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 75,599
Posted By CorsairJock

There is a lot of sanding to be done to round the...

There is a lot of sanding to be done to round the leading edge, so there may be excess material (wood) in some places.
I an in the process of rebuilding a wing, and will be making a scratch built...
04-10-2020, 02:13 PM
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Posted By CorsairJock

I remember the "Corsair Blues" thread :)

I remember the "Corsair Blues" thread :)
02-17-2020, 01:11 PM
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Posted By CorsairJock

MA 3 blade 14 x 7 should work just fine. Reason I...

MA 3 blade 14 x 7 should work just fine. Reason I chose .82 is it fit in the cowl without 'poking thru' it.
02-17-2020, 12:54 PM
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Posted By CorsairJock

mine flew very scale like on Saito .82 with MA 3...

mine flew very scale like on Saito .82 with MA 3 blade 13 x ? at about 9 lbs, 4 oz. It even had all 3 wheels retract, and 2 Vortac bomb drops.
Now days tho, everything is electric. They may not have...
06-17-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 75,599
Posted By CorsairJock

It's been a LOOONG Time, I have done the...

It's been a LOOONG Time, I have done the conversion before. You will have to cut the holes in the wings for the wheels first. And yes, I believe you will have to cut into some ribs. The wheel wells...
04-19-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,037
Posted By CorsairJock

2 reasons I can think of right away: 1) it's...

2 reasons I can think of right away:
1) it's easy to go to just about any hardware store and get custom matched colors, any color you want, and any variation of glossy to dull.
2) I personally...
04-14-2019, 05:12 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,037
Posted By CorsairJock

Hi Tom, been trying to PM you, it's been a long...

Hi Tom, been trying to PM you, it's been a long time, good to know you're still around
03-29-2019, 04:13 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,037
Posted By CorsairJock

Bump (again), because this thread has been so...

Bump (again), because this thread has been so useful, and I need the reminder of how to finish my model
09-03-2017, 03:58 PM
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Posted By CorsairJock

In a nutshell: the modification you may be...

In a nutshell: the modification you may be referring to is to Robart 615 retracts: I bore and tap the trunions to accept "Keenserts", which eliminate play in the trunions and thereby extend the life...
08-11-2016, 08:58 AM
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Posted By CorsairJock

That Corsair project is on the back burner for...

That Corsair project is on the back burner for now, it's summertime/ time to enjoy the weather while we have it. Build will continue when the snow hits the ground.
In the meantime, here's a pic of...
08-10-2016, 04:35 AM
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Views: 397,629
Posted By CorsairJock

I will be using a modified version of this unit...

I will be using a modified version of this unit (for a 63" span electric powered Corsair):...
07-16-2016, 02:49 AM
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Views: 910
Posted By CorsairJock

To end any confusion: this type of aircraft went...

To end any confusion: this type of aircraft went under 2 separate designations: A-26 AND B-26. It is a Douglas design, was given the name "Invader". During WW II, it was designed as A-26. It was used...
04-17-2016, 04:50 AM
Replies: 658
Views: 100,305
Posted By CorsairJock

My project has been stalled by my retract setup:...

My project has been stalled by my retract setup: I engineered the wing to accept the old Robart mechanical rotating retracts with individual hi torq servos (a system that worked GREAT on my H-9...
02-02-2016, 05:50 AM
Replies: 983
Views: 244,078
Posted By CorsairJock

Hi Guys, I started this thread over 5 years ago,...

Hi Guys, I started this thread over 5 years ago, just dropping in to let people know mine is still flying, in great condition. I've replace glow plugs, rx battery, exhaust extensions (silicone burns...
12-28-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 75,599
Posted By CorsairJock

There is no 'trick' to it, the full scale...

There is no 'trick' to it, the full scale Corsairs have everything exposed/ all natural. That is: there is no 'bowl', 'bucket', or whatever you want to call it where the wheels go. What you see is...
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