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08-22-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

New parts in and mounted (I think) in accordance...

New parts in and mounted (I think) in accordance with the input I received here!

New stuffing tube mounted right up close to the motor, with a plywood support. Strut is flat with the bottom of the...
08-17-2020, 07:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

Alright, some things to improve! I'll get a...

Alright, some things to improve!

I'll get a longer shaft tube, that's an easy fix. Is it okay to have that tube just being held up by the flex shaft, or should I anchor it down somehow? Epoxy...
08-17-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

Had the boat out at the lake this weekend, and...

Had the boat out at the lake this weekend, and managed to break the flex shaft right where it connects to the solid part that holds the prop. Lost the prop as well when it happened. Not sure why that...
08-12-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

I hate it when I find an interesting thread to...

I hate it when I find an interesting thread to read, and the OP never shows completed pictures. Well, I just found this thread and found out that I'm that guy (except this probably isn't really all...
10-27-2019, 08:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

After messing around with a bunch of different...

After messing around with a bunch of different ideas, I got it to work. The trick is to use the hatch/cabin on the boat. Most of the weight of the hatch is aft of the CG. That is the only way I can...
10-25-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

Thanks Ron! Lots of great info! I got my...

Thanks Ron! Lots of great info!

I got my header pre-cut for the tuned pipe that I got it with. I'm still playing with different ideas, but I think the exhaust will end up facing forward. Either...
10-23-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

Alright, I'm in the middle of all the fun stuff- ...

Alright, I'm in the middle of all the fun stuff- figuring out the interior layout and balance. I've come up with a few questions due to my inexperience.

First, I'm really surprised how far aft...
09-21-2019, 06:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

Well, I think I have figured a lot of this out by...

Well, I think I have figured a lot of this out by reading up on a lot of different forums and dealer websites.

Since I last posted, I've ordered running hardware and have installed it. I added a...
09-01-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 139,179
Posted By WhiteH2O

For sure! I follow the same guys as well. I...

For sure! I follow the same guys as well. I caught the bug in the early 2000's when two guys, one with a super customized Maule and another with a Cub, went out and filmed each other landing on tiny...
08-31-2019, 11:52 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 68,818
Posted By WhiteH2O

I drive a TDI Golf to work, but on weekends we...

I drive a TDI Golf to work, but on weekends we like to go camping in the middle of nowhere, so I have the obvious choice- a tripple locked Lexus on 35s of...
08-31-2019, 11:40 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 139,179
Posted By WhiteH2O

There are some really neat planes and pictures in...

There are some really neat planes and pictures in this thread! I currently only fly "big" planes at work, but want to build a STOL kit plane someday, hopefully sooner than later. An overpowered...
08-31-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

A little progress today with getting a...

A little progress today with getting a superstructure built. I thought I started this project with a lot of epoxy and micro balloons, but they are quickly dwindling into nothing. Still changing my...
Forum: Kit Building
08-31-2019, 11:01 PM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 213,731
Posted By WhiteH2O

Well I just spent way too much time going through...

Well I just spent way too much time going through this thread and looking at the pictures of amazing craftsmanship. Standards that I can hope to one day come close to matching.
Forum: RC Humor
08-30-2019, 08:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 15,458
Posted By WhiteH2O

I once made the mistake of telling my wife that...

I once made the mistake of telling my wife that the pretty lady we saw looked oddly like my second wife.

My current wife is my first wife. She did NOT see the humor in that comment. I thought it...
08-30-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 14,677
Posted By WhiteH2O

That's a good point. The initial plan was to get...

That's a good point. The initial plan was to get a small outrigger type boat and make it a fast electric. That was a great plan until I found the huge hull in my dad's garage for "free".
In all...
08-30-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 13,231
Posted By WhiteH2O

I wish mine was on Cushman, but mine is on Bay...

I wish mine was on Cushman, but mine is on Bay Lake on the Key Peninsula. Out by Penrose State Park.
08-29-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,966
Posted By WhiteH2O

Dr. Strangelove Airplane! Oh, and Hot...

Dr. Strangelove
Airplane!

Oh, and Hot Shots is a way better movie than Top Gun.
08-29-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 13,231
Posted By WhiteH2O

Hi, I'm Shaun. I work as an airline pilot, I...

Hi, I'm Shaun.
I work as an airline pilot, I have a 10 year old son, 7 year old daughter, a wife, and a pittbull/weimeraner mix dog that is 2.
I found myself here because I bought some lake...
08-29-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 14,677
Posted By WhiteH2O

I am 38, but my doctor says I have a, "High...

I am 38, but my doctor says I have a, "High mileage chassis". Something about having 2 back surgeries and always being in pain. I guess I shouldn't have landed flat as much as I did while kayaking...
08-29-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

1. I guess I'll get all the parts and pieces and...

1. I guess I'll get all the parts and pieces and before I get out the epoxy, I'll play with fore and aft balance to see what works best. I'd assume balancing with a half tank of gas would get the...
08-29-2019, 09:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

Lots of good info, thanks for that! I had a...

Lots of good info, thanks for that! I had a feeling that dual engines wasn't a great idea for me. I think the biggest part for me is double the aggravation because I don't have the experience to know...
08-27-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 22,100
Posted By WhiteH2O

New to RC with a 63” bare hull - help!

I found a 63” deep vee hull in my dad’s garage that I want to make into an rc boat since I got some lake property. I had an electric rc boat when I was a teen, and have been out of the hobby since,...
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