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12-18-2016, 05:49 PM
Replies: 151
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Posted By Rudy

Mgosson, PM me and I'll send you a PDF drawing of...

Mgosson, PM me and I'll send you a PDF drawing of the front motor mount for the Etude.
Rudy
12-10-2016, 12:43 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

What I did was sand the tube and the socket in...

What I did was sand the tube and the socket in opposites until it aligned up. Thin on the opposite side that was sanded on the tube I applied a light coat of epoxy. Once set up, I sanded the epoxy...
10-20-2016, 08:44 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

1. canopy has no latching mechanism – there is a...

1. canopy has no latching mechanism – there is a carbon rod and a couple of white round knobs. You’ll notice the canopy alignment tabs at the rear have a cut out/notch. The rod goes through to...
10-19-2016, 12:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,918
Posted By Rudy

Not to be a trimming lesson. I had no problem on...

Not to be a trimming lesson. I had no problem on knife edge after getting the CG correct on my Etude. I still have plenty of room in front of the batteries. I use Zippy Compact 5S 5000 mAh batteries....
10-19-2016, 07:55 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

It has a lot of rudder authority. That was a good...

It has a lot of rudder authority. That was a good improvement over the Nuance. Etude snaps as good as any plane out there that Iíve seen. Spins are easy and nice with the Etude.
Look for the newer...
10-18-2016, 06:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,918
Posted By Rudy

I got an Etude from the first batch from F3A...

I got an Etude from the first batch from F3A Unlimited. At the time I had just lost my Nuance that was a great plane for me flying in advanced. Iím not that good. So, stability and tracking like the...
09-29-2016, 02:20 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 49,093
Posted By Rudy

If you choose a stripper take off thin layers at...

If you choose a stripper take off thin layers at a time. This is no time to get in a hurry. Iíve used an auto stripper that will go to bare metal in minutes. Ask at your auto paint store. You can...
06-29-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

Sure, I use a Hacker Q80-13, Falcon 21.5 x 13...

Sure, I use a Hacker Q80-13, Falcon 21.5 x 13 prop, Jeti Mezon Lite 90 12S Brushless ESC. On my Nuance I changes from a 21 x 14 Falcon prop to a 21.5 x 13 and it improved throttle became very smooth...
06-29-2016, 09:55 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

I didn't see BJ's Etude pictures until today. My...

I didn't see BJ's Etude pictures until today. My CG ended up at 275mm as well. I started out 0.6 degrees on my incident and will try 0.5 at some time to see if that make any difference. It flies so...
06-20-2016, 02:46 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 49,093
Posted By Rudy

Keep me informed. Don't want to miss it.

Keep me informed. Don't want to miss it.
06-20-2016, 01:29 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 49,093
Posted By Rudy

Will this beauty be flying this week during...

Will this beauty be flying this week during Friday Pattern in Woodburn?
06-10-2016, 01:54 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

Get a hold of Mike at F3A Unlimited....

Get a hold of Mike at F3A Unlimited. https://www.f3aunlimited.com/
06-03-2016, 06:24 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

A few more flights and I’m excited about the...

A few more flights and I’m excited about the performance of the Etude. CG is at 265mm and feels good now. The only mix is a little downline mix. It was windy today and it is rock solid in the air. A...
06-01-2016, 06:04 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

I flew the Etude today. First takeoff was quick....

I flew the Etude today. First takeoff was quick. My throttle curve was too hot. An easy correction in the pits. I went back to my Nuance curve and it was close enough there. A couple of clicks of...
05-31-2016, 08:29 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?att...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2165242I use a Wixey 300 to set up incident wing angles , again with no aileron on the wing. For throws I have found for me attaching two...
05-31-2016, 08:19 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?att...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2165241Checking stabilizers for servo throw centering w/ two carbon hollow tubes
05-31-2016, 08:14 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?att...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2165233 On the Etude zero incidence for the Stab is set for us. Checking that both stabs are the same is critical. This is how I learned...
05-31-2016, 07:55 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?att...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2165222I cut out the back of the canopy on my Nuances and again on the Etude.
05-31-2016, 07:53 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?att...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2165221Battery tray location for me. It is forward at 265mm with room to go to 270mm and back to 260mm. I use 2 ea. Zippy Compact 5000 mAh...
05-31-2016, 07:50 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?att...

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=2165220 The CG I used on my Nuance was just 167mm from the rear canopy corner. BJ recommended 260mm on his build. The North American...
05-27-2016, 05:36 PM
Replies: 379
Views: 49,093
Posted By Rudy

oh my...

oh my...
05-15-2016, 04:32 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

The Etude is a very straight forward build. BJ...

The Etude is a very straight forward build. BJ puts together a pretty complete kit (ARF). I’ll do a little bit of build, don’t expect much.


I had everything I needed build and ready to go...
05-13-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

Angry Etude / Nuance Rudder, Stab and Wing comparisons....

Etude / Nuance Rudder, Stab and Wing comparisons.
...
04-04-2016, 05:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,162
Posted By Rudy

If it flies as good as Mariano Gostanian designed...

If it flies as good as Mariano Gostanian designed Austral it will be a winner. But, has anyone flown this plane? Is it designed just for upper class pattern?
03-23-2016, 09:39 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 35,849
Posted By Rudy

I contacted B.J. Park about the performance of...

I contacted B.J. Park about the performance of the Etude. This is his reply.


Hello Rudy,


Thank you for your interest in Etude,
Fuselage is the same as Nuance, but main wing, stab and...
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