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11-13-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 311
Posted By Dick Russ

1/2A Streaker

Hello my riends. I just wanted to let you know the new 1/2A Streaker Kit is now aavailable. I designed this kit back in 1975 when I had Allied Hobbies Manufacturing in California. It is exactly the...
11-13-2021, 07:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 245
Posted By Dick Russ

1/2A Streaker

Hello my friends. I just wanted to let you know that I have the new 1/2A Streaker Kit available for immediate shipping. It you are unaware of the Streaker, I designed this plane in 1975 when I was an...
11-11-2021, 04:52 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 280
Posted By Dick Russ

1/2A sub group

Hello my friends. I just wanted to let you
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10-14-2021, 10:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,260
Posted By Dick Russ

Hello. My name is Dick Russ and I designed the...

Hello. My name is Dick Russ and I designed the Streaker back in 1975 when I owned Allied Hobbies Manufacturing. Presently I have just completed the tooling to reintroduce the Streaker and presently...
02-14-2021, 08:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,375
Posted By Dick Russ

Bob, I would sure like to hear from you. please...

Bob, I would sure like to hear from you. please get back to me if you would.
Dick
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04-20-2012, 05:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,211
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Revenger

You have some good questions regarding the side thrust. During the design phase and flight testing I found that the plane did not need any side thrust for the engine. The forward bulkhead has down...
11-13-2008, 05:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,370
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Photo's of the New Revenger in work

Actually the new Revenger has about 10 flights and it flies great. yesterday we had a no wind condition and it provided me a real opportunity to see how it really flys. The loops were just perfectand...
11-13-2008, 02:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,370
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Photo's of the New Revenger in work

To GSNUT,
If you would like a set of plans for the Revenger, I will see if KINKO could reproduce the plans. Your cost would be only for the reproduction cost and shipping. Let me know if you would...
11-01-2008, 11:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,906
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Revenger #2 finished

Hi Jeff.
Glad you like it. i hope you will be able to finish and fly yours in the near future. You will be surprised at how well it flys. I flew again this afternoon and several of the younger...
11-01-2008, 11:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,906
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Revenger #2 finished

Pete, that is exactly the canopy that wing still makes. back in 1976 I chose the wing canopy for the design. In fact, I just received a new on from wing Mfg. for the next Revenger.
Dick
11-01-2008, 07:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,906
Posted By Dick Russ

Revenger #2 finished

I know many several members have been following the progress on the backup Revenger. It is now finished and in fact I flew it for the first time yesterday. It flew wonderful and as straight as you...
10-30-2008, 06:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,370
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Photo's of the New Revenger in work

Hi GSNuT,
The actual design of the Revenger was completed in the fall of 1976. The construction was finished after Christmas. I was living in California City at the time and the first pretty day we...
09-02-2008, 07:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,370
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Photo's of the New Revenger in work

Thanks Jim,
I will post some update photo's as it progresses.
Dick
09-02-2008, 07:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,370
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Photo's of the New Revenger in work

Gregg, I used the pneumatic actuators in the Revenger from the first time I designed it. The new actuators you see in the photo are Robart and work great and are very reliable. Set up properly there...
08-30-2008, 01:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,370
Posted By Dick Russ

Photo's of the New Revenger in work

Several have ask about the status of the new replacement Revenger. It is coming along and should be finished in a couple of weeks (I"m not as fast a builder as I was 35 years ago). As you will see by...
08-11-2008, 06:59 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,375
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Revenger flight after 30 years

Thank you for posting the pictures. They bring back great memories of when your Dad and I started Allied Hobbies Manufacturing and were flying the Pattern Contest Circuit.

You are right about...
08-10-2008, 04:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,375
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Revenger flight after 30 years

Hello to all in the group.

Regarding the failure of the empenage on the original Revenger I designed. As I mentioned before, the plane was over 30 years old and I stopped keeping a log after...
08-08-2008, 07:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,375
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Revenger flight after 30 years

Hi Bob,
Thank you so much for the post. I wish you would post the pictures. I had forgotten all about the Rustler. You are right about the design. It was one that I had designed between the Integra...
06-17-2008, 03:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,375
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Revenger flight after 30 years

Here is few closeups in case you missed them earlier
06-15-2008, 04:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,375
Posted By Dick Russ

Revenger flight after 30 years

Took the Revenger out this afternoon for the first flight in 30 years. Everything worked great (should with nee radio and engine) and only required minor trimming. I am attaching a few pictures for...
06-15-2008, 07:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,211
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Revenger

Thanks Jim,
I plan on taking it out to the field this morning and give it a test flight. I will take some pictures.
I'll see if my lovely wife will take some with plane in the air and post them...
06-15-2008, 05:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,211
Posted By Dick Russ

Revenger

I finished the refurbishing of the Revenger and hope to take it out to fly today after being in storage for 30 years. The CG (thanks to jeff for providing the range off of his plans) with the new...
06-09-2008, 06:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,654
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Just wanted to say hello

Greg,
I would certainly be glad to send you a bunch of photo's. I have hundred of slides from contests all over the country. Give me a little time and I will see what I can did up.

Go ahead...
06-09-2008, 01:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,654
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Just wanted to say hello

I will be happy to post some additional pictures that I think might be of interest. I will take them and post them soon.

Dick
06-09-2008, 06:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,654
Posted By Dick Russ

RE: Just wanted to say hello

Hello Dave,

It is difficult to see from the photo's. To answer your question; it does have anhedral just as designe it.

Dick
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