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03-28-2005, 03:13 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,256
Posted By Covetski

RE: Who crash the most in one day!!

I am pretty sure that I beat all of you on the most amount of crashes in one day, I have a mach 2 in my garage that is willing to proove it.
and unless you disqualify it because no balsa was...
03-28-2005, 01:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 666
Posted By Covetski

upcoming

well, I might have a nice story of how I am going to fly my first .60 sized airplaane (P-51 Mustang) with a .91 ASP engine and crashed it soon...

...that is... it hasn't happened just yet... I'm...
02-28-2005, 06:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 871
Posted By Covetski

RE: a few questions

thanks.. uhh do you know the topic name? cuz there are several that look almost right, but when I look inside its something very different.
02-27-2005, 05:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 871
Posted By Covetski

a few questions

I am thinking about CONVERTING engines to diesel, perhaps a thunder tiger .46 -> deisel? But first off, the questioning...
1) In terms of acceleration, which is better? glo or deisel
2) In terms...
01-01-2005, 02:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,344
Posted By Covetski

RE: looking for IL2 plans/blueprints

Thanks everyone I found a nice site, wunderwaffe.narod.ru, it has everything I need, a bit too high on res, but its ok.
12-29-2004, 06:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,344
Posted By Covetski

looking for IL2 plans/blueprints

Does anyone know where I can find blueprints/plans of an IL2 "STURMOVIK" w/ a gunner-style cockpit, and outlines for the ribs of the wings for free? I'm looking for either .40 size, or .60 size.
10-25-2004, 05:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By Covetski

RE: "cracked" wing

yeah that's what I usually do but I hesitate to do the same with a plane I want to race to avoid adding extra weight...
10-12-2004, 10:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 477
Posted By Covetski

slowpoke, repaired, earned, crashed

About a month ago, a friend put me in charge of repairing his old and beat up slowpoke, he said if I fixed It I can keep it. I fixed it, flew three times, he went to buy rotar blades for his heli,...
10-12-2004, 09:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 525
Posted By Covetski

"cracked" wing

I managed to crack my T-34's wing in half (long story) and wanna pylon race safely after re-building, and hopefully win (that part might take a while cuz I haven't ever pylon raced b4) but is there...
05-05-2004, 11:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 975
Posted By Covetski

RE: Crashing with Students on the Box

There was a post somewhere with a similar story, exccept, as it turns out, the student put oil in there on purpose to make the screw go in :D I guess it went in easy, and came out easier [>:]
Forum: Kit Building
03-31-2004, 09:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 959
Posted By Covetski

What kind of kit?

What kind of kits do you guys like to build? If you answer "Other", post in below.
03-24-2004, 11:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 352
Posted By Covetski

leading ailerons?

How woud a plane with leading ailerons react to movement?
I am interested about this because I am going to try to build a household taildragger this summer.
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03-24-2004, 10:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,191
Posted By Covetski

RE: household tail dragger

I think that the leading edge aileron will have the same approximate effect of the wheels turning the car being in the back (i.e. forklift)
That would make an interesting plane to fly.
I guess in...
03-22-2004, 07:48 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,053
Posted By Covetski

RE: help w/ parachute

thanks for the info, I'll look for it, I didn't bother searching for it before since so many people said it wasn't sold anymore.
03-22-2004, 07:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,191
Posted By Covetski

RE: household tail dragger

Is there amy logical reason supported by physics, mechanics, etc. why ailerons have to be in the back?
03-19-2004, 06:54 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,053
Posted By Covetski

RE: help w/ parachute

well, the tail will probably fall off by the time that the parachute is deployed, unless the flap flew off, in which case, it may still stay on. There are very few occasions of which I can think in...
03-18-2004, 11:31 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,053
Posted By Covetski

RE: help w/ parachute

As jmupilot mentioned, the most effective way to pack a parachute is in a zigzag pattern, I'm not exactly sure of how you can do that in the tail... That is the only reason why I restrain myself from...
03-18-2004, 08:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,191
Posted By Covetski

RE: household tail dragger

no problem, but don't count on it until after the summer starts, right now I have no time to build it, I'm just getting suggestions, and building up my plans...

BTW, the wing I have is swept...
03-18-2004, 07:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,191
Posted By Covetski

RE: household tail dragger

Where else should I put it?

Thanks for not discouraging me Teachu2 and steener, I will look for the brooms.

BTW, what is the aproximate diameter of the brooms?
03-17-2004, 06:44 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,053
Posted By Covetski

RE: help w/ parachute

The problem is actually getting the parachute out, if the plane deadsticks, I can land it, I need the parachute to deploy in case of structural failure, but how do I get it out of the plane? a hatch...
03-17-2004, 06:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,191
Posted By Covetski

RE: household tail dragger

Nah, I don't want "a real spad" I want a hand built tail dragger that is built out of house hold items. (mostly)
03-16-2004, 07:18 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,053
Posted By Covetski

RE: help w/ parachute

using the drogue chute may or may not be fast enough, I want to be able to successfully recover from a rather low altitude, using as little weight as possible, if I use the drogue chute, that adds...
03-16-2004, 06:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,191
Posted By Covetski

household tail dragger

Hey all, I'm trying to think of something to do for the summer, and I thought I would just build a tail dragger that at least looks like it can fly, I want to use household, or left over items, so...
03-16-2004, 12:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,845
Posted By Covetski

RE: Lost and found

look at the bright side, at least it still flies
03-16-2004, 12:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,943
Posted By Covetski

RE: HA! You wont believe this MAGIC story!!!!!

actually, for a full speed crash, that looks pretty good! :D
I mean maybe it's the plane, but when my first plane crashed full speed, the fuselage was broken past the back of the wing.... :) I...
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