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02-19-2011, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 604
Posted By F-18

"winterizing" tires?

Me and a friend figured the frozen lake would be a nice, smooth place for me to fly my plane, and him to race his car.

It was smooth alright, but his car would just spin their even while...
Forum: Beginners
02-19-2011, 03:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,065
Posted By F-18

effects of cold on glow engine?

OK, So I just got back from the chilly frozen lake quite dissapointed.

It was too windy to fly, but I would still have liked to get the engine tuned for the lake. I managed to get it started a...
Forum: Beginners
02-12-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By F-18

RE: Engine Tuning.

Ya, 2 stroke EVO 61NT.
Forum: Beginners
02-12-2011, 07:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 532
Posted By F-18

Engine Tuning.

Hi,
Its been a while since Ive flown so I was wondering if anyone could post the engine tuning steps.

Thanks.
12-21-2010, 10:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,001
Posted By F-18

RE: Non Evolution Engine for Jackal

Hey when you do get the jackal in the air make sure to post a review with pics, Im thinking of grabbing one for my thrid plane after I get some more hours in with my Pulse 60.
Forum: Beginners
12-20-2010, 12:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,255
Posted By F-18

RE: Some Questions

Sorry lol, I have a Evo NX 61 in the Pulse, the Evo 40 is for a 40 trainer I have too lol.
Forum: Beginners
12-19-2010, 11:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,255
Posted By F-18

RE: Some Questions

OK, sweet, then I will defiantly pick up a voltmeter when I get some spare cash (student here, between my 3 very expensive hobbies their is not much to go around lol)

Just wondering, do I check...
Forum: Beginners
12-19-2010, 10:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,255
Posted By F-18

RE: Some Questions

OK, time to make a zombie out of this dead thread lol.

I purchased a 4.8v , 2300 MAH 4 cell battery a while ago, this should last a little longer then the 1100 one right? Also, About the...
12-19-2010, 01:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 545
Posted By F-18

RE: Is my receiver bad?

OK, its good to hear that its not scrap. Its been a few years, how do I do a proper range check again? I remember walking a certain distance with antenna closed, but thats about it.
12-18-2010, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 545
Posted By F-18

Is my receiver bad?

Hi,
I have been grounded for a few years since I just could not find the time to get to the field, and I also have a few concerns about my plane.

The main one, is Last Time i flew my Hanger-9...
Forum: Beginners
01-20-2010, 05:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,838
Posted By F-18

RE: Two Stroke vs Four stroke?

well its not just the savings, its the availability of gas. Their is only one place around here that sells fuel. The one place sells it for around $35 a Jug, I don't know if thats normal or not, but...
Forum: Beginners
01-18-2010, 10:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,838
Posted By F-18

Two Stroke vs Four stroke?

In a few months I am going to start purchasing parts for a new plane, hopefully I will have all of them by late summer. I decided that I would like to go gas with this one, due to the cost of fuel. I...
Forum: RC Jets
01-17-2010, 04:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,678
Posted By F-18

RE: Good Jet Trainer

Ok my approach seems to be coming together. Just a quick question, are their any major differences between the Skymaster and X-treme jets? I know they are owned by the same person,but are their any...
Forum: RC Jets
01-16-2010, 11:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,678
Posted By F-18

RE: Good Jet Trainer

I like that, Would it be a decent third plane? I am currently flying a Hangar-9 Pulse 60, I plan on flying this like mad all spring and summer. Would this be an appropriate plane to go with after the...
Forum: Beginners
01-16-2010, 09:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,061
Posted By F-18

RE: Propeller options

So for slower flight I would want a larger diameter, low pitch prop, and for higher speed I would want a smaller Dia. large pitch prop?
Forum: Beginners
01-16-2010, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,061
Posted By F-18

Propeller options

I am running out of propellers so I am going to order some more in a bit. I picked up what the store said was a good propeller size, I can't remeber what they were. Anyways, I want to get some that...
Forum: RC Jets
01-16-2010, 07:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,678
Posted By F-18

RE: Good Jet Trainer

Thanks, I am kinda leaning towards the BVM Bobcat and the Boomarang Elan for the first. They look pretty beginner freindly.

My ultimate goal is to assemble a partial Canadian fleet. Ideally it...
Forum: RC Jets
01-16-2010, 06:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,678
Posted By F-18

Good Jet Trainer

I am far from having enough flight time and experience to fly a jet, but I hope to get their in the next two years or so. Now to give me something to look into and to look forward to, what would be a...
Forum: Beginners
01-13-2010, 04:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 979
Posted By F-18

removing the limiters on EVO engines

I have two Evolution "Progressive Trainer System" engines, one .61 and one .40 that have the limiters on the high speed and low speed needles. Everyone seems to agree they should be removed. How do I...
Forum: Beginners
01-11-2010, 10:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,255
Posted By F-18

RE: Some Questions

My main plane is a Hangar-9 Pulse XT 60. It has a 1100 MAH NI-CAD Battery that I beleive is 4.8v. The servos are three JR DS537 and two other Jr servos (I cant remember what they are:)). What kind of...
Forum: Beginners
01-11-2010, 06:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,255
Posted By F-18

Some Questions

Sorry but here are some more questions.

I was wondering how long a charge on a battery will usually last? I have yet to get a fl day of flying since I am afraid of the battery dying on me.

...
Forum: Beginners
01-11-2010, 06:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,133
Posted By F-18

RE: Winter Flying?

Thanks, I was mainly worried about the cold making the plane brittle. What about putting some of those warming things around the battery to keep it warm?

I wish i went out today as its gotta be...
Forum: Beginners
01-11-2010, 03:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,133
Posted By F-18

Winter Flying?

I have not flown for a year or so, but I have recently got the impulse to fly my Pulse 60 again. I am a beginner pilot at best, but I would really like to go fly on some of the warmer winter days...
01-10-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 467
Posted By F-18

bad compression/damage

I have an evolution .61 I salvaged from my downed trainer that currently on my Pulse 60.

The crash with my trainer was nose first, I am concerned the crank shaft was damaged. It turns freely and...
01-08-2010, 09:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 651
Posted By F-18

RE: Broken Horizontal Stab.

Ok thanks. I just patched it up, turns out it broke at a joint. Its not pretty, but it should work. I a not set up for covering so I dad to improvise with a clothes iron and a old shirt.
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