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Forum: 3D Flying!
04-20-2006, 12:01 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

They are the slightly coned flat steel washers that have a rubber washer bonded to them. The same ones that came with the plane.

You can get them in several sizes here: JR Hobby Hardware

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Forum: 3D Flying!
04-18-2006, 11:45 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

At the hole locations, install CA Hinges to the inside the cowl with CA glue. Use bonded washers outside.

Ray ;)
Forum: 3D Flying!
02-26-2006, 09:58 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

Flat Spin,



Here's ya go:


Ray :D
01-22-2006, 11:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 941
Posted By lex2bits

RE: pull-pull system setup

Mike,
Look here:
http://www.swbmfg.com/rudex.html

and here:
http://members.cox.net/bdfelice/Ackerman/ackerman.htm

Ray [sm=thumbup.gif]
Forum: Aerodynamics
12-16-2005, 04:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,087
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Altitude & Thrust relating to relative air density?

Here's a graph developed by NASA that may help you visualize the relative effects of altitude. It doesn't speak of thrust, but it does give one an overall feeling of the effects.

Ray [8D]
12-06-2005, 09:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 963
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Bad Dog cutting tool

Cool stuff Weasel. It used to be that if a new tool came out, I just had to have it, and I usually went out and got it. But now, in my autumn years, I don't even buy green bananas. :D

Ray
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-27-2005, 11:07 AM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

L = 30"
OD = .747"
Wall Thicknes = .020"

[8D]
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-20-2005, 05:37 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

Here's another little dealie to fool around with:

http://www.divemaker.com/trajectory/da.php

You kinda gotta work at it backward, but what it shows is how your plane would fly at different...
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-20-2005, 03:47 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

Here's some stuff for us high altitude guys:

This Koch Chart was developed by some folks at NASA. Just draw a line from the TEMP (left side) to the Airport Pressure Altitude (right side). Then...
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-18-2005, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

Joe,
GP was talking about the tabs for the cowl. I, too, don't see any reinforcement.

:D
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-18-2005, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

Joe,
This confuses me. Are you talking about the cowl or the canopy? If the cowl, please elaborate.

Ray :D
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-14-2005, 09:03 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

Gentlemen,

Here's one link to the

Yak Hints & Tips.

They are on my daughter's server. I told her I was having problems getting them up on Comcast.net and she said she would be happy...
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-14-2005, 02:16 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

Happy to be of some help. The files are on their way to Clam, and I'm reaonably sure he'll be diligent in making them available.

Ray :D
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-13-2005, 10:44 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

Clam...

Happy to have you offer to do it. Just change one thing and make the directory "EFYak5468" so it doesn't get mixed up with the 87".

How fast can we download from your site?

...
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-13-2005, 01:40 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

Heheh.... I see an apples and oranges pissin' match comin' on.

:eek:
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-12-2005, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

Well....... RATS!! The reason the link doesn't work is for some reason the file is no longer there. I've been tryin' to fix things, but..... web pages and FTP's...... ACKKK.[sm=tired.gif] An expert,...
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-07-2005, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight YAK 54

A hearty "Thank You" to whomever realigned the thread label. :D

Now... is it possible to make the label read "Extreme Flight 68" Yak 54" ?

;)
07-05-2005, 10:33 PM
Replies: 7,327
Views: 556,896
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight 87" Yak 54 - Build & Fly

Scooter,

Kick your iron up to 250 deg, it does a good job there. But keep it under 270.

Ray :D
07-05-2005, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7,327
Views: 556,896
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight 87" Yak 54 - Build & Fly

Yeah..... me too. I'm now using heat shrink to secure them....... lesson learned the hard way.

:D
Forum: 3D Flying!
06-29-2005, 01:56 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight Yak-54

AHA.... there it is.

Thx S.

:D
Forum: 3D Flying!
06-27-2005, 09:55 AM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight Yak-54

Barry,

Here's a link for Mechanical Advantage.

http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_2044457/anchors_2044457/mpage_1/key_Mechanical%252Cadvantage/anchor/tm.htm#2044457

There used to be a...
Forum: 3D Flying!
06-27-2005, 12:40 AM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight Yak-54

Thanks T.... very helpful. :D
Forum: 3D Flying!
06-26-2005, 11:31 PM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight Yak-54

T....

Which way did you mount the engine?
Which muffler did you use?
And did it fit totally inside the cowl?

Ray :)
06-23-2005, 09:44 AM
Replies: 7,327
Views: 556,896
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight 87" Yak 54 - Build & Fly

Hi Brett,
Good to see you back on the threads and glad to see you with an 87.

Exceptional video of flutter. I don't know that the it's effects have ever been captured so vividly. Is it...
Forum: 3D Flying!
06-21-2005, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5,407
Views: 396,092
Posted By lex2bits

RE: Extreme Flight Yak-54

Mike.... how can you tell that it runs warmer?

Ray [sm=confused.gif]
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