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Forum: The Clubhouse
08-25-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,043
Posted By tmulligan

I sure hope they plan many more testing centers. ...

I sure hope they plan many more testing centers. Right now, there are none within 100 miles of my home.
Forum: Marketplace
11-02-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By tmulligan

It appears to be a new Gen 2, DX8. I'll take it....

It appears to be a new Gen 2, DX8. I'll take it. How would you like to process the transaction?

Tom Mulligan
730 CR 754
Jonesboro, AR 72401

Cell 870.273.5717
Forum: Marketplace
11-02-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 322
Posted By tmulligan

Is this a new Gen 2 transmitter? Why are you...

Is this a new Gen 2 transmitter? Why are you selling it? Can you tell me the shipping cost to Jonesboro, AR 72401?

Thanks,
Tom
07-03-2018, 07:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 521
Posted By tmulligan

I've flown Tactic, Futaba, and Spektrum...

I've flown Tactic, Futaba, and Spektrum transmitters. My favorite is the Spektrum Dx6 because of the voice announcements and the 250 model memory. The Tactic is the least expensive but is adequate.
02-15-2017, 06:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 784
Posted By tmulligan

Yes, you are far more energetic than I am. I...

Yes, you are far more energetic than I am. I found an old pasture out behind my house. I got an old riding lawn mower and roller filled with water. When the soil is dry, I simply mow it to create...
11-06-2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 905
Posted By tmulligan

Traxxas has amazing customer support. I got a 2...

Traxxas has amazing customer support.
I got a 2 wheel drive Slash but then wished I had gotten a 4 wheel drive.
I also started with a brushed motor but then quickly wanted to go faster, so I...
Replies: 33
Views: 3,562
Posted By tmulligan

I concur with Rodney.

I concur with Rodney.
Replies: 33
Views: 3,562
Posted By tmulligan

When I started in RC, I made the mistake of...

When I started in RC, I made the mistake of thinking that my transmitter would work with any transmitter-ready plane or bind and fly plane. I was wrong. Each brand of transmitter typically only...
Replies: 33
Views: 3,562
Posted By tmulligan

All my planes are 6 channel or less. I have about...

All my planes are 6 channel or less. I have about 50 planes. So, I have 6 channel Tactic, Futaba, and Spektrum transmitters. Here's my final analysis. If cost is your major factor, go with Tactic;...
Forum: Kit Building
08-05-2016, 07:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,268
Posted By tmulligan

I took over one bay of a three bay garage. It...

I took over one bay of a three bay garage. It already had electricity, but I added insulation and an AC window unit. I use a kerosene heater to warm it up in the winter. It meets my needs fairly...
Replies: 4
Views: 547
Posted By tmulligan

I have found the Rimfire motors to be some of the...

I have found the Rimfire motors to be some of the best.
Replies: 4
Views: 547
Posted By tmulligan

The Rimfire 200 is a 47 watt motor. On HK's...

The Rimfire 200 is a 47 watt motor. On HK's website, you can select motors by size. Each motor will give the watts generated. Any 50 watt motor will provide enough power. If you also match Kv,...
Forum: Beginners
03-15-2016, 06:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,725
Posted By tmulligan

Living in rural America, I had to teach myself to...

Living in rural America, I had to teach myself to fly. It works best if you spend many hours on an RC flight simulator like Real Flight learning how to fly from the ground (not the cockpit). Then,...
Forum: FPV Equipment
02-01-2016, 06:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,114
Posted By tmulligan

I fly 100% fixed wing electric planes. Ideally,...

I fly 100% fixed wing electric planes. Ideally, I'd like to stay under $300 if possible.

Thanks,
Tom
Forum: FPV Equipment
01-31-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,114
Posted By tmulligan

I have the very same questions. I've wanted to...

I have the very same questions. I've wanted to get into FPV for my planes. But, I have no idea what system(s) to start with.

Tom
12-29-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,283
Posted By tmulligan

I used a Rimfire .55, APC 14x10 prop, and 5s...

I used a Rimfire .55, APC 14x10 prop, and 5s battery. It has LOTS of power with unlimited vertical.
12-29-2015, 08:55 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 4,566
Posted By tmulligan

This issue does not seem to be the fault of the...

This issue does not seem to be the fault of the FAA, they are responsible for insuring the safety of commercial and general aviation. Nor does it seem to be the fault of the AMA, they have been...
10-01-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,870
Posted By tmulligan

I have two Tactic TTX 650s, one Futaba 6EX, and a...

I have two Tactic TTX 650s, one Futaba 6EX, and a Spektrum Dx6. I have never had a problem with any of them. The Tactic transmitter/receiver combo is the least expensive. The Futaba feels the best...
11-30-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 1,074
Views: 46,011
Posted By tmulligan

I think this may prove to be a terrific idea.

I think this may prove to be a terrific idea.
Forum: Beginners
04-19-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 5,248
Posted By tmulligan

Having made many of the mistakes already...

Having made many of the mistakes already discussed, I suggest buying a Spektrum DX 6i ($125) and a couple of Spektrum receivers to match or a Tactic TTX 650 ($139 including two matching receivers)....
Forum: Kit Building
02-20-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 3,812
Posted By tmulligan

I love to fly and I really enjoy building the...

I love to fly and I really enjoy building the plane. But, I clearly do not have the skills to really build the plane (ie, put together a kit). For me, assembling an ARF and adding the motor, ESC,...
01-11-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,416
Posted By tmulligan

CapitalB: I understand what you're going...

CapitalB:

I understand what you're going through. How can I help?

Tom
Forum: RC Jets
12-30-2013, 12:12 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 24,621
Posted By tmulligan

What do you really think of the Tactic...

What do you really think of the Tactic transmitters? I see them advertised a lot.
Forum: ARF or RTF
12-07-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,259
Posted By tmulligan

I recently got one of these planes and have flown...

I recently got one of these planes and have flown it a few times. Overall, I think it is a terrific plane. It seems to be adequately powered, it is very stable in flight, it lands beautifully, and...
Forum: RC Jets
11-25-2013, 06:56 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 11,334
Posted By tmulligan

I've only been flying for about 1 yr. I can't...

I've only been flying for about 1 yr. I can't afford the high end transmitters. What do you really think about the Tactic transmitters?
Thanks
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