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Forum: Gas Engines
11-02-2022, 02:56 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 7,826
Posted By Edhamp

Hi, Just got a new 7-50 for a Skyraider. Just...

Hi, Just got a new 7-50 for a Skyraider. Just fits cowl but is tight and a prop shaft extension would help. I may get away with a 1/4" spacer bush and using either 20x8 or 18x8 props to start with....
Forum: RC Jets
10-16-2022, 12:20 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 45,017
Posted By Edhamp

Yes I decided to only use the large tank with the...

Yes I decided to only use the large tank with the X120 (see earlier photos). Saves weight!.

Can you show some photos of the Electron conversion? Any information about what size struts.wheels used...
Forum: RC Jets
10-15-2022, 01:04 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 45,017
Posted By Edhamp

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1307/hunter3_de86acec2effda503e3d2d31be85a7b216e94229.jpg
I used the settings in the manual as a starting point. Worked well for me. No...
Forum: RC Jets
02-23-2022, 06:50 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 23,788
Posted By Edhamp

Only joking about the pilot! Enjoy putting your...

Only joking about the pilot! Enjoy putting your new jet together, looks a real masterpiece from CARF and very much looking forward to see it close up in the flesh at Elvington this summer.
Forum: RC Jets
02-23-2022, 03:26 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 23,788
Posted By Edhamp

[QUOTE=Dave Wilshere;12716820]Ed Initial...

[QUOTE=Dave Wilshere;12716820]Ed
Initial thought was just to use a Mercury. The gear doors are handled by the Electron controller so 15 outputs is plenty. But I might also use it as a reason to use...
Forum: RC Jets
02-22-2022, 05:01 AM
Replies: 197
Views: 23,788
Posted By Edhamp

Great! Interested to know what Powerbox you...

Great!
Interested to know what Powerbox you will be using for this.
Forum: RC Jets
02-21-2022, 01:33 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 23,788
Posted By Edhamp

Very very nice indeed Dave. I look forward to...

Very very nice indeed Dave. I look forward to seeing you fly it, rebalance things a bit in favour of scale.
Forum: RC Jets
02-19-2022, 02:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,644
Posted By Edhamp

Anybody else out there building or flying one of...

Anybody else out there building or flying one of these?
Forum: RC Jets
01-13-2022, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1,569
Views: 234,822
Posted By Edhamp

I m sure you will be aware but I ll mention it in...

I m sure you will be aware but I ll mention it in any case for those that are not and that is you can use the Notes widget to create a checklist and/or aid memoire for each model.

Edgar
Excellect...
Forum: RC Jets
01-13-2022, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1,569
Views: 234,822
Posted By Edhamp

It's got a vibration alarm in the case for...

It's got a vibration alarm in the case for feedback.
Forum: RC Jets
01-13-2022, 03:01 AM
Replies: 1,569
Views: 234,822
Posted By Edhamp

All good suggestions and examples where having...

All good suggestions and examples where having radio telemetry control and readily available sensors for temperature pressure, speed , height etc makes many of these much easier to implement than in...
Forum: RC Jets
01-12-2022, 06:55 PM
Replies: 1,569
Views: 234,822
Posted By Edhamp

Are you actually using the pressure telemetery to...

Are you actually using the pressure telemetery to automaticlly raise or lower the gear without pilot intervation at any time? Otherwise as someone said its just an alarm and not telemetry control....
Forum: RC Jets
01-12-2022, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1,569
Views: 234,822
Posted By Edhamp

So in conclusion to my original question I should...

So in conclusion to my original question I should not be worried that I am missing out not using the new Telemetry Control feature on my Core for anything really usefull 😉? In any case I dont have...
Forum: RC Jets
01-12-2022, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1,569
Views: 234,822
Posted By Edhamp

You can get pressure sensor for example from...

You can get pressure sensor for example from Powerbox that would do the job easily, much like stand alone pressure failsafe gear controllers that have been long established (eg standard gear...
Forum: RC Jets
01-12-2022, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1,569
Views: 234,822
Posted By Edhamp

Dave, yes exactly. I ve yet to get into exploring...

Dave, yes exactly. I ve yet to get into exploring what can be done with this but maybe possibilities with engine telemetry but also making use of GPS telemetry (speed. height etc) . For example...
Forum: RC Jets
01-12-2022, 06:54 AM
Replies: 1,569
Views: 234,822
Posted By Edhamp

Anyone ideas for the new telemetry control...

Anyone ideas for the new telemetry control feature now implemented? Gear air pressure failsafe is an obvious one but wondering if there are other must have USEFULL safety/flight related applications...
Forum: RC Jets
01-12-2022, 06:26 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 45,017
Posted By Edhamp

I am currently building one of these jets. There...

I am currently building one of these jets. There have been several revisions of the U/C since this model came out a few years ago. mostly I think to the electronics (better controllers) and motor...
Forum: RC Jets
06-09-2021, 04:34 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,418
Posted By Edhamp

Great photos, great event, thanks to all the...

Great photos, great event, thanks to all the organisers and the higher powers for the wonderful weather. Elvington Jets UK has grown to be one of, if not the largest, gathering of jet turbine models...
Forum: RC Jets
05-10-2021, 03:02 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,644
Posted By Edhamp

Post some pictures guys when you get your models....

Post some pictures guys when you get your models. I would be interested to see any changes made since I got mine last year.
Forum: RC Jets
05-08-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,644
Posted By Edhamp

Hello Ferdinand, The engine sits behind the...

Hello Ferdinand,

The engine sits behind the CG so heavier engine will mean MORE nose weight.
In my view 1:1 thrust weight ratio is more than enough for this model if not too much. 140-150 seems...
Forum: RC Jets
05-07-2021, 01:20 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,644
Posted By Edhamp

To avoid any confusion CModels Italy changed name...

To avoid any confusion CModels Italy changed name from C&C Models a few years ago and some production moved from China to Italy with all new moulds and lighter models not only designed in house but...
Forum: RC Jets
05-04-2021, 11:38 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,644
Posted By Edhamp

Well worth the wait 😊😊!!

Well worth the wait 😊😊!!
Forum: RC Jets
05-03-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,644
Posted By Edhamp

Smile Finally the maiden flight!

Posting final report on thus extraordinary jet after post lockdown maiden flight test this weekend. The Kingtech KG 142 provided ample power for this lightweight 16.5Kg (dry) jet at 2.5m span (I...
Forum: RC Jets
12-26-2020, 04:43 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,644
Posted By Edhamp

Hi Oskar As mentioned mine came out at...

Hi Oskar

As mentioned mine came out at approx 16.5Kg dry which is very good for a scale model this size. Much will depend on your chosen equipment, battery locations and cg but you will probably...
Forum: RC Jets
12-20-2020, 03:06 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,644
Posted By Edhamp

Thanks Daniel. That would be another option. I...

Thanks Daniel. That would be another option. I have used these linear actuators from Actuonix in the past for air brakes also . The L6 works just like a standard 3 wire servo ( 6V operation) so...
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