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Forum: The Clubhouse
02-26-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 383
Posted By Steve Collins

All you have to do to find what you need is to do...

All you have to do to find what you need is to do a search that includes the cc equivalent you are looking for and the word brushless.
Forum: The Clubhouse
02-24-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 231
Posted By Steve Collins

Eflite Power .90

Eflite Power .90
02-08-2021, 08:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By Steve Collins

And the end result is you can carry planes. ...

And the end result is you can carry planes. Obviously you can't use this for really large and heavy planes as there is a limit to the weight the folding table can support. The planes in the...
02-08-2021, 08:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By Steve Collins

This is the stand attached to the "table" with...

This is the stand attached to the "table" with common "C" clamps:
02-08-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By Steve Collins

You will need some sort of stand to put the...

You will need some sort of stand to put the airplane on. Doesn't have to be anything elaborate at all. I made this one using some foam and the same plywood as is bolted to the "table":
02-08-2021, 08:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By Steve Collins

Then, you cut an appropriate size piece of...

Then, you cut an appropriate size piece of plywood (mine is 14.5 by 17 inches) and bolt it to the table making sure the table will still fold. Thickness of the plywood doesn't really matter as long...
02-08-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By Steve Collins

Wagon Carrier

A flying buddy was the first to use this setup.

Especially if you attend a flying event where you may not be close to the startup area, this setup is the bomb! With this conversion on a common...
Forum: RC Jets
01-23-2021, 09:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 984
Posted By Steve Collins

No wonder most of the sellers in the classifieds...

No wonder most of the sellers in the classifieds refuse to ship their items!
Forum: Marketplace
01-21-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By Steve Collins

Any chance you can print these in smaller sizes?

Any chance you can print these in smaller sizes?
Forum: RC Jets
01-15-2021, 07:36 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 13,205
Posted By Steve Collins

I have lots of flights on my Scorpion but I...

I have lots of flights on my Scorpion but I haven't ever lost a hatch.
12-24-2020, 06:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 674
Posted By Steve Collins

If it has the potential of solving the problem I...

If it has the potential of solving the problem I think it would be worth the risk of ruining a bottle of the Micro Sol. You can always get more Micro Sol!
12-18-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 663
Posted By Steve Collins

The I Charger 308Duo is all the charger you will...

The I Charger 308Duo is all the charger you will ever need. It will charge and balance any battery you are ever likely to have. Many excellent features. A bit pricey but money well spent! It is...
Forum: RC Jets
12-18-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 406
Posted By Steve Collins

Before you take a hammer to it, try setting the...

Before you take a hammer to it, try setting the doors up with your transmitter only. Probably easier than what you've been doing.
Forum: RC Jets
12-18-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,972
Posted By Steve Collins

In my limited experience with Phoenix models, I...

In my limited experience with Phoenix models, I found the retracts overall quality to be substandard. How are they on this one?
Forum: The Clubhouse
12-15-2020, 06:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,419
Posted By Steve Collins

Replace.

Replace.
12-13-2020, 07:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 996
Posted By Steve Collins

I have done this very thing in the past with...

I have done this very thing in the past with unsatisfactory results. A mold needs to have a glossy, polished finish. Especially if you expect to have a nice clear, not cloudy looking, canopy pulled...
Forum: Marketplace
12-07-2020, 06:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 464
Posted By Steve Collins

Both receivers are SOLD.

Both receivers are SOLD.
Forum: Marketplace
12-05-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 464
Posted By Steve Collins

Futaba R617FS 7 channel receivers.

I have been moving many of my planes to my new Jeti radio so I have ended up with a surplus of Futaba Receivers. All are in perfect working order and were just recently removed from planes.

Qty 2...
Forum: RC Jets
12-05-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 596
Posted By Steve Collins

In mine I used a Grumania double wall pipe. This...

In mine I used a Grumania double wall pipe. This is really a good quality pipe. No other insulation needed. Rear fuselage is no warmer when you touch it than ambient temperature.
12-01-2020, 06:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 494
Posted By Steve Collins

Unless you are dead set on creating your own, you...

Unless you are dead set on creating your own, you can save yourself a lot of confusion and frustration with one of the very affordable gyro options already available. That's what I would do but...
12-01-2020, 06:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 719
Posted By Steve Collins

Futaba is still the best, most reliable radio...

Futaba is still the best, most reliable radio system. I would advise keeping a watch in the classifieds as there are frequently some outstanding deals on used radios. Rather than staying with a low...
Forum: RC Jets
12-01-2020, 06:07 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,406
Posted By Steve Collins

I saw where Futaba will be releasing a new...

I saw where Futaba will be releasing a new 16channel transmitter in January.
Forum: The Clubhouse
10-25-2020, 08:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 814
Posted By Steve Collins

I strongly suggest a polyurethane paint that can...

I strongly suggest a polyurethane paint that can flex when the covering wrinkles as it surely will sooner or later. Other paints that do not cure with some flexibility may flake off or delaminate...
09-17-2020, 06:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 607
Posted By Steve Collins

I have had to replace all of my retracts at least...

I have had to replace all of my retracts at least twice due to this exact same issue. I sure wish they could produce reliable electric retracts for these planes!
Forum: Marketplace
09-07-2020, 05:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 550
Posted By Steve Collins

Just for clarification, this is a Freewing...

Just for clarification, this is a Freewing Avanti. FMS has one as well but it is a 70MM fan and a bit smaller.
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