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07-27-2009, 07:09 AM
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Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Windows 7

Awesome, it appears as though it was the graphics driver. Works now, thanks so much for all of your help. Its awesome to have a forum with knowledgable people.
07-26-2009, 09:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,311
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Windows 7

Sounds Good, thanks for the help. I just DL'd and installed the video driver. unfortunatly I uninstalled FS One already and am re-installing it in XP mode as per the previous suggestion. I will...
07-26-2009, 08:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,311
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Windows 7

Tried the compatibility using all options.. all XP service packs, and all Vista SP's as well as run as administrator.

however I did not do that when I installed. so as per your suggestion I...
07-26-2009, 07:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,311
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Windows 7

I just built a new PC.

QUAD CORE Intel 2.83GHZ
1TB HD
8GB RAM
1GB Nvidea GeForce 9400GT Card
Running Win 7 64 bit RC

I figured Win 7 is going to be out in the Fall so I downloaded...
07-22-2009, 07:14 AM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

DA #2 arrived yesterday, I noticed the spinners were now white. (dosn;t matter as DA #1 had aluminum spinners that I will re-use) and the covering was WAY better than DA #1, the first looked like...
07-16-2009, 07:16 AM
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Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

Thanks for the input.

in DA #1 I used the included rudder pushrod, I will adjust to either a stiffer rod for #2 or pull pull as you suggested
DA #1 had Dubro 2.5 wheels all around, and I used...
07-15-2009, 07:46 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

Also I am not using Digital servos. 6 volts. Futaba 3004's standard servos = 57 oz.
07-15-2009, 07:43 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

No I did not do a pull test before the flight. however I did check them 30 mins earlier before the 1st flight of the day and they were fine. but that was the 3rd flight of the day.
07-15-2009, 07:41 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

WEll I ordered another D.A. today. the airframe is cheap enough so I will try again. I will go to epoxy'd pined hinges this time as per your suggestion. have used CA hinges in all my models thus...
07-15-2009, 07:33 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

WEll if its builder error, I'd love to know what I did wrong to prevent it. I've never seen flutter in a model before except in my Katana, when I picked up a piece of gravel on take off.. (never...
07-15-2009, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

So I worked on the Dual Ace, and saw that there really was very little "play" in the wing incidence so I kinda ruled that out right away. I moved the Battery back about 3 inches and it flew ALOT...
07-08-2009, 07:41 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

Will do. Likely won;t be able to make the changes and test though for a week or 2 lots going on at work, but I will most definatly let you guys know how it turns out.

even with all the issues I...
07-07-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

OK THANKS JIM. sounds good,

So if I understand you right, I need to do the washer thing, only this time raise the leading edge to the max with both wings. check that they are the same...
07-07-2009, 07:17 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

yup I did check the CG inverted. Now I don;t have a sophisticated cg measuring device. I used my fingers. not the most accurate, but it has always worked for me in the past to get a ballpark cg. ...
07-06-2009, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

as a side note.. without significant elevator trim she will ALWAYS dive. even at full throttle when the elevator is nutral. when I trim it about 3/4 of my elevator trim I can keep her at level...
07-06-2009, 07:20 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

maybe I am using the term wrong. when I say "down evelvator" I mean.. the trim. I move the trim downwards.. like pulling the stick towards me as in pulling out of a dive. .. the elveators...
07-06-2009, 06:20 PM
Replies: 1,122
Views: 167,880
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Seagull's

Hey There All you Fellow DA owners. This thread has been a wealth of Information for me, I only wish I could Say I;ve read all 36 pages. I got through about 24 of them and learned ALOT, but I have...
10-19-2006, 07:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,718
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: FSOne review from a newbie

I did find it nostalgic having to continually swap disks during install. reminded me of the good old days installing games on my 386. it was not uncommon for large games to ship on 10-12 5 &...
10-18-2006, 01:53 PM
Replies: 2,016
Views: 267,665
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: FS one by Horizon Hobbies

Just installed my copy on the weekend. What an awesome simulator package. I absolutly love the panorama flying sites! The only issue I have had (and I havn;t read all of this thread yet, or the...
08-26-2006, 07:24 AM
Replies: 2,016
Views: 267,665
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: FS one by Horizon Hobbies

Wow big surprise. Horizon has pushed back release of FS One to mid october now. I have one word for them PATHETIC! why don't they just say on the website. We're having issues, we don't know when it...
08-22-2006, 12:57 PM
Replies: 848
Views: 161,312
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: KMP Hurricane in detail

Laurenne is right on when she says it depends on modellers preference. I have the KMP Hurricane with the RCV 90SP (2:1) the model weighs in at 13.5 lbs and it flys very scale. the only issue I;ve...
07-26-2006, 08:36 PM
Replies: 2,016
Views: 267,665
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: FS one by Horizon Hobbies

Wow according to Horizon Website hangar 9 has pushed back the release of FS-One AGain! by another month. Back in May it was posted to be out mid july, in july posted mid august, now its posted mid...
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-16-2006, 01:46 AM
Replies: 2,384
Views: 233,114
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Showtime

yes, sounds tail heavy to me. Could be thrust lines but I would think the issue would be there all the time if it was thrust lines. both normal flight and inverted.

I land my show time just...
07-11-2006, 09:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,166
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: RCV 90SP

I have a 90SP that I have run almost a gallon of fuel through for break in. I noticed something odd with the engine that I have not seen before and was worried about. I have an onboard glow system...
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-08-2006, 07:31 PM
Replies: 2,384
Views: 233,114
Posted By Matt-in-the-hat

RE: Showtime

I got mine last summer, over 40 flights on it so far. I made no modifications. Didn;t touch the firewall. I used a single servo mounted in the tail for the rudder.
I am using the TT120 2 stroke. ...
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