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Yesterday, 01:40 AM
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Posted By Joseph Frost

Lightest battery load.

Show me what is your lightest battery load to power E-models. I'm more into heavy duty gear, but in recent times build many micro size models from tiny EDF jets to my other passion, flying 3/D ...
08-07-2022, 11:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 359
Posted By Joseph Frost

After further check my new flying surface area...

After further check my new flying surface area will be 37dm, 12dm larger than replacemet so the wing load will be reduced from 5.5 to ~3.6, making it much slower, as my main target for slow-low and...
08-07-2022, 11:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Joseph Frost

The new, larger frame is so flimsy while trying...

The new, larger frame is so flimsy while trying to minimize the weight, it will take some carbon to make it solid enough for outdoor flying. The good thing is that the frame flying surface at 37dm2...
Forum: Aerodynamics
08-07-2022, 09:50 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 638
Posted By Joseph Frost

Well, surely it was confusing, I thought the...

Well, surely it was confusing, I thought the topic you started with was "Yak" and you never mentioned 10S set up in any posts.
Forum: Aerodynamics
08-07-2022, 06:18 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 638
Posted By Joseph Frost

My assumption was based on post#7, - Q - First...

My assumption was based on post#7, - Q - First of all, the airplane weighs 11# with 2# of 8s batteries.
08-07-2022, 02:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Joseph Frost

Ready to stack it together after getting more of...

Ready to stack it together after getting more of 'Kwik grip" spray, just run out on bloody Sunday! LOL. Flying instead and finishing off few bits and pieces....
Forum: Aerodynamics
08-07-2022, 01:40 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 638
Posted By Joseph Frost

Wrong set up, if you are running it on only 8S,...

Wrong set up, if you are running it on only 8S, too large prop, loading the motor especially after increasing the pitch!
You must go up to 10S, use also larger speedy. I run similar size model,...
08-06-2022, 01:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 464
Posted By Joseph Frost

Daily micro fun. ...

Daily micro fun.
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1017x758/evening_fun_81e8dc6ca057689ce10b162440383d6a699a8814.jpg
Absolute magic....
08-06-2022, 01:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 557
Posted By Joseph Frost

Daily micro runs. ...

Daily micro runs.
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/844x519/slow_low_and_close_5134a95bc516931900dcfbf8f0d08ee4fb510168.jpg
Flying it within 30 feet.
08-06-2022, 01:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Joseph Frost

New colour scheme in progress. ...

New colour scheme in progress.
https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/wing_fences_added_ca4477553ea2f492c1c61c2e09ff8397b7d6af7e.jpg
Coming along with new wing fences....
08-06-2022, 01:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 302
Posted By Joseph Frost

Daily doze of RC, "DDDC175" got few runs today on...

Daily doze of RC, "DDDC175" got few runs today on various lipo packs, slow, low and close, love it....
08-05-2022, 01:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 359
Posted By Joseph Frost

At 5.5 grams/dm it came too heavy to my...

At 5.5 grams/dm it came too heavy to my expectation, despite being a nice flier, so scrapping it out and replacing the full frame with larger, lighter new design, on its way....
08-05-2022, 01:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Joseph Frost

More progress on my new frame replacement. ...

More progress on my new frame replacement.
https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/larger_lighter_frame_on_its_way_f55bfe7776d83cdc37af209bde9b631b55cc5619.jpg
Well on...
08-05-2022, 01:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 516
Posted By Joseph Frost

Now fully fitted out as a real thing, jet turbine...

Now fully fitted out as a real thing, jet turbine power, surprisingly 2.5 kilo lighter as my old EDF version....
08-04-2022, 01:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 97
Posted By Joseph Frost

"DC 100" - new project.

I have decided to de-commission my first micro light build, despite being shuch a nice flier, but at 132g dry, I rather use internal gear set up in my new improved project hoping to bring it down...
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-03-2022, 06:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 224
Posted By Joseph Frost

TX, (took me ~1000 hours to build) tail heavy as...

TX, (took me ~1000 hours to build) tail heavy as a brick at 12kg, needed lot of nose probe balast to fix it, flew well after, later de-commissioned and moved it 4-strokes to...
Forum: Aerodynamics
08-03-2022, 06:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 638
Posted By Joseph Frost

Putting too much theory into it is only asking...

Putting too much theory into it is only asking for a trouble, KIS is the key to a success!
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-03-2022, 05:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 712
Posted By Joseph Frost

So what that got to do with the price of the fish...

So what that got to do with the price of the fish on the market?
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-03-2022, 05:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 180
Posted By Joseph Frost

I'm one of those rarities, and LOL, flying daily...

I'm one of those rarities, and LOL, flying daily on 36 megs. problem free, making use of the superior 9-10ch. SPCM receives that we used to pay 300 bux plus for. The wind sock comes handy on my...
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-03-2022, 05:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 224
Posted By Joseph Frost

I love the sound of 4-strokes, always used them...

I love the sound of 4-strokes, always used them rather than screeming 2-strokes despite slight less power, so all you have to do is upsize a bit. The key is regular service/maintenance of taps check...
Forum: RC Jets
08-03-2022, 01:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,326
Posted By Joseph Frost

"Touch of Magenta's" power unit now installed in...

"Touch of Magenta's" power unit now installed in "F9F-Panterak", with its wing tip mods to improve performance and wing load reduction as 12kg heavy EDF powered one. Rather surprised, now as a real...
Forum: PST Jets
08-03-2022, 12:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,602
Posted By Joseph Frost

TX, I'm here only to share my creations, wouldn't...

TX, I'm here only to share my creations, wouldn't care less how many follow it. Been in this hobby too long to get an idea about modellers, LOL.
The good thing is, my good old "Touch of Magenta" is...
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-03-2022, 12:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 712
Posted By Joseph Frost

After 12 years of dealing with them I never had...

After 12 years of dealing with them I never had any complaints but for the last six month or close I had more than enough! They are not only responsible for closing most of the good old RC shops, but...
08-03-2022, 12:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 302
Posted By Joseph Frost

This hobby is going down the gurgle! Can't get...

This hobby is going down the gurgle! Can't get anything I need anymore, not even such a basic thing as light prop variety! Back to cutting down, modifying from what I got on hand. Anyone with light...
Forum: The Clubhouse
08-02-2022, 03:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 180
Posted By Joseph Frost

By the sound of it your several year absense...

By the sound of it your several year absense seems more like several decades! New computer radios are very cheap these days especially if you buy it S/H on RC/traders. You can also buy dual module at...
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