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Posted By john_s3

Thumbs up .46 convertion

Hi folks
I am replacing a OS .46 with a 11x7 prop with a electric motor.
The question is if it were on a test stand what size motor.battery and ESC will i need to get the same performance?
I am...
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Posted By john_s3

RE: Computer power supply

Thank you just what i was looking for
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Posted By john_s3

Computer power supply

Hello gang.
Rigging a Turnigy Accucel-6 50W 6A and would like to use a 400 watt 15 amp computer power supply.How do I hook it up?
I have a yellow wire that supply's 15 Amps (I am told it is ok...
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Posted By john_s3

RE: Can I use the KV ratings as a guide for motor replacement

Most of the time bigger is better as long as the weight is close..
11-10-2012, 05:03 PM
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Posted By john_s3

RE: A singel aileron

Thank you every one.I figured it would only work half as well but did not think about turning into a cross wind.
That is why i ask here.
11-09-2012, 06:38 PM
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Posted By john_s3

A singel aileron

Looking to build small electric ships and want to keep it 3 channel.How well or will 1 aileron work.I will be using liner servos so the normal aileron set up will not work and i need to keep it light...
Forum: Beginners
08-15-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,388
Posted By john_s3

RE: Elevons backwards

Folks that was the answer.Moved 1 arm over to the other side of the servo and wouldn't ya know. works correctly.[X(]
Well I sure got a lesson on elevons i will not soon forget .Now it is just...
Forum: Beginners
08-15-2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,388
Posted By john_s3

RE: Elevons backwards

I just though of some thing to check.I have both servo arms coming off the same side of the servo.Does one come off the left and the other right?? I will give that a try.
I have reread the manual...
Forum: Beginners
08-15-2012, 01:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,388
Posted By john_s3

RE: Elevons backwards

Thank you every one.
First yes I do have it on delta wing.I had not though about the servo brand good point.the strange thing about the problem is they work great just on the wrong position on the...
Forum: Beginners
08-15-2012, 10:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,388
Posted By john_s3

RE: Elevons backwards

elevator and ailerons. Left servo in aileron and right on elevator.I tried switching the leads witch did not help.
Forum: Beginners
08-15-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,388
Posted By john_s3

Elevons backwards

Hello RCU

I am setting up a plane using elevon(elevator and ailerons). I am using a JR X-378 FM Air MD2,4-537.I flowed the set up and they work backwards Left and right works on the up and...
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Posted By john_s3

Program card or no progam card that is the question.

I am buying new equipment,is it recommended to buy the programing card or disk(whatever) when buying an ESC?I see some have them and some don't.I am buying under 40 amp esc's.
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Thank you for...
02-18-2011, 03:10 PM
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Posted By john_s3

Globee Glow Plugs

Hello folks
I have a pair of 1/2 A Glowbee glow plugs. Can you tell me any thing about them?
There is the plug,Clamp and 3 brass washers.I have included 2 pictures
What engine used them?any...
08-21-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 7,349
Posted By john_s3

RE: Crashing - a part of the hobby?

When I worked at a local hobble shop and folks would ask if the ships crashed.I would tell them when you put the last stripe or tighten the last screw the model airplane god comes down and stamps a...
08-15-2010, 09:52 AM
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Posted By john_s3

RE: How many war birds have you built from a box of sticks?

I have not built a stick and tissue FF for a long time.Great fun but I have forgotten how much fun 1/16"stringers are....Glue,Glue,SNAP! %&%*^%$##@@.I for got about that part.
Keep building and...
06-08-2010, 10:27 PM
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Posted By john_s3

RE: Slow Stick

My GWS stick flys great with the stock motor and a 11.1 battery.It will do a rudder roll!I wil be up greading to brushless.A great project.
Forum: Kit Building
02-10-2008, 07:27 PM
Replies: 934
Views: 83,379
Posted By john_s3

RE: RCU Builders come together to build Pitts!

Hello Every One.Glad To See The Project Is Still Going.I Have Not Been Watching Because I Had Not Herd From Any One..I Am Still Here And Willing To Help.I Will Be ReadingThe Posts To Get Up To...
05-16-2007, 09:44 PM
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Posted By john_s3

RE: The Amazing Scroll Saw Paint Shaker

How About Putting A JigSaw In A Vice And Using A Long Blade Hose Clamp The Bottle to the Blade.Boy I get Smarted All the time.[X(]
Forum: Kit Building
03-31-2007, 08:34 PM
02-17-2007, 09:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,558
Posted By john_s3

RE: reversing a servo

tellspin_37 Is There a Reason You Can't Mount The Servo Upside Down And Mount The Arm 180 Deg.So The Arm Are The Same But The Servos Are Mounted Oppeset From Each other. The Arm In The Front Of The...
02-17-2007, 09:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,257
Posted By john_s3

RE: what type of covering?????

I Used Aerocote Lite ( Any Light Covering Will Do ) And The Thing I Felt Was The Biggest Problem Was Shrinking The Covering And Twisting The Wing.All Went Well But Keep It In The Back Of Your Mnd .
...
Forum: Beginners
02-17-2007, 09:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,145
Posted By john_s3

RE: OS 46 Engine Losing Power.

Treacle, Engines Need to Be Adjusted When The Seasons Change Or When You Change Fule Brands.First Try Resetting The High Speed Needle First.A worn Prop Can Be A Problem.Just Hitting The Ground Ounce...
Forum: Kit Building
02-02-2007, 06:31 PM
Replies: 934
Views: 83,379
Posted By john_s3

RE: RCU Builders come together to build Pitts!

Hello everyone.Just wanted to let you all know i am still watching the project.keep up the good work!!

John
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