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Forum: Glow Engines
04-16-2017, 07:31 AM
Replies: 5,190
Views: 471,544
Posted By Duncman

I am pretty sure that Fox has ceased all...

I am pretty sure that Fox has ceased all manufacturing activities. They were manufacturing widjets for other markets but even that has dried up on them.
Forum: Kit Building
03-08-2016, 05:47 PM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 111,633
Posted By Duncman

Really snazzy.

Really snazzy.
Forum: Kit Building
02-20-2016, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 111,633
Posted By Duncman

Tom; Thank you, I am all but certain that I'll...

Tom;
Thank you, I am all but certain that I'll do the build, probably won't start until I clear a couple of projects off the bench. Will certainly be in touch with you on that build thread you got....
Forum: Kit Building
02-20-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 111,633
Posted By Duncman

The 3.20 is a better engine choice I would think...

The 3.20 is a better engine choice I would think but the 2.40 should be okay. What are some of your thoughts on the build?
Forum: Kit Building
02-19-2016, 04:28 PM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 111,633
Posted By Duncman

Is this plane a Wendell Hosteller plan? I'm...

Is this plane a Wendell Hosteller plan? I'm interested in building this subject, I have a OS Pegasus 2.40 that I think would be a great engine for this plane.
Forum: Kit Building
02-18-2016, 09:37 PM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 111,633
Posted By Duncman

One of our club members is a Gyro Copter junkie,...

One of our club members is a Gyro Copter junkie, he does beautiful work and they all fly very successfully, he even went so far as to put floats on one and comes out to our weekly float flies. He...
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-18-2016, 07:50 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 43,184
Posted By Duncman

I like your work, nice job.

I like your work, nice job.
Forum: RC Jets
01-04-2016, 09:17 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

As I said in post 204, I'd like to see fixed wing...

As I said in post 204, I'd like to see fixed wing separated, but that will not happen, or at least I seriously doubt it. I'm going to stick my neck out here, but the FAA's definition of a "Drone", as...
01-04-2016, 09:04 AM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 237,349
Posted By Duncman

Just answered the question, and I did give the...

Just answered the question, and I did give the precise weight of water in the following post. I'm not to sure about the value any of this has but it is a bit of fun.
01-04-2016, 08:59 AM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 237,349
Posted By Duncman

$5.00 a bullet registration, no bigee, but that...

$5.00 a bullet registration, no bigee, but that damn "N" number will be a [email protected]#$h!!!
01-03-2016, 08:55 PM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 237,349
Posted By Duncman

Actually more like 8.3454 pounds.

Actually more like 8.3454 pounds.
01-03-2016, 08:53 PM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 237,349
Posted By Duncman

8 pounds

8 pounds
01-03-2016, 03:36 PM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 237,349
Posted By Duncman

So we must be polishing off the last of the New...

So we must be polishing off the last of the New Years libations I see!!!!
01-02-2016, 12:29 PM
Replies: 4,400
Views: 237,349
Posted By Duncman

Strength equates to weight, the more strength/the...

Strength equates to weight, the more strength/the more weight, really tank strong airplanes do not fly because they are tanks.
Forum: RC Jets
01-02-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

The problem with your request, which by the way a...

The problem with your request, which by the way a lot of us are asking, is that there is as many individual definitions as there people out there. Personally I would like to see Fixed Wing separated...
Forum: RC Jets
01-01-2016, 12:00 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

We can fly in our parks also but you boys down...

We can fly in our parks also but you boys down under are way ahead of us on MR's and separating them out from the rest of the field, we should be so lucky.
Forum: RC Jets
12-30-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

The AMA did try and get them to redefine the...

The AMA did try and get them to redefine the Drone Definition and they all but ignored it so the electrons are sadly still going to impact us and yes we are at the mercy of Washington.
Forum: RC Jets
12-27-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

I agree, banning will not solve a thing, in fact...

I agree, banning will not solve a thing, in fact it may even convolute things even more. I'm a very miniscule fish in a really large pond, but since the word drone encompasses all RC aircraft I would...
Forum: RC Jets
12-27-2015, 11:18 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

Sir, by FAA definition your 5lb. RC Model...

Sir, by FAA definition your 5lb. RC Model Airplane is a Drone. The media shows Multi Rotor or Quad and everyone thinks that is the Drone, not so. FAA considers any vehicle operating for an extended...
Forum: RC Jets
12-27-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

Well you sure covered it all fairly well and I...

Well you sure covered it all fairly well and I don't think there is anybody on this forum that doesn't share in your distress. However, your definition of a Drone is not the FAA's definition and as...
Forum: RC Jets
12-27-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

DOT is the parent agency of the FAA, so they are...

DOT is the parent agency of the FAA, so they are involved by default. That has been one of the battles that the AMA has been arguing, to get the definition changed to separate the MR's and other more...
Forum: RC Jets
12-27-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

According to the DOT and FAA your jets, my good...

According to the DOT and FAA your jets, my good man, are most assuredly a Drone and therein lies the problem. Until they redefine the definition of a Drone and separate Multi Rotor out of the mix we...
Forum: RC Jets
12-26-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

I totally get what you are saying, these guys at...

I totally get what you are saying, these guys at the level they're at are serious hobbyists and there is no doubt they bring a lot to the hobby and certainly are aware of the safety concerns, sadly,...
Forum: RC Jets
12-25-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

Okay, let us muddy these waters up a little more....

Okay, let us muddy these waters up a little more. One rotor a helicopter makes, two or more it is a Multi-rotor. So in full scale a CH-47 Chinook is a helicopter, so if one where to model it, would...
Forum: RC Jets
12-25-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 10,550
Posted By Duncman

That is because they are drones.

That is because they are drones.
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