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Forum: RC Jets
10-25-2022, 02:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Depends SW CFD is very good, the FEM is...

Depends

SW CFD is very good, the FEM is average to marginal. But then again everything lies in the eye of the user, and accuracy is 95% dependant of user input....so in the end it will be life...
Forum: RC Jets
10-21-2022, 04:12 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Wireframe models make very much sense in...

Wireframe models make very much sense in developing kinematics. Automotive industries uses it in their designs as a basis (i used to do this professionally for BMW). You have one base file defining...
Forum: RC Jets
10-18-2022, 01:54 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

I'm sure the northrop guys did their work well....

I'm sure the northrop guys did their work well. But they cannot superceed physics. There needs to be an alternate source for torque momentum.

If you rotate the gear into the up position, it needs...
Forum: RC Jets
10-14-2022, 07:10 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Here is what i have. Just wireframe until i have...

Here is what i have. Just wireframe until i have all the load situations accounted for, then ill make parts around the wires...
The long black line in the forward wheel well is actually the rotating...
Forum: RC Jets
10-13-2022, 08:04 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Hey, now thats some very good work on the...

Hey,

now thats some very good work on the gear. I have a wire model up and running, and the simulations look real nice, but as soon as i get the load simulation on i am very frustrated. The loads...
Forum: RC Jets
10-07-2022, 06:25 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Its not a factor of strut, its the aircraft...

Its not a factor of strut, its the aircraft version. T-38 and early F5 had the "weak" gear with the slim tires. Later F5 versions received beefed up structures, stronger engines and a stronger...
Forum: RC Jets
10-06-2022, 03:18 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Excellent. Anyone in New Jersey up to taking it?...

Excellent. Anyone in New Jersey up to taking it? :o
Forum: RC Jets
10-03-2022, 06:14 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Hello Matt, The canopy opening mechanism is not...

Hello Matt,
The canopy opening mechanism is not that easy, as it is integral part of the frame, of the rear canopy base and the ejection seat rail. It will need to have all those parts matching...
Forum: RC Jets
09-28-2022, 11:40 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Baron, im not being aggressive, im being direct. ...

Baron, im not being aggressive, im being direct.

In post #22 i was asked for protected documentation, in post #23 i explained why i cannot hand it out.
Then you came in post #28 and were...
Forum: RC Jets
09-28-2022, 10:02 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Simple difference: if i drive to the museum with...

Simple difference: if i drive to the museum with a camera and a tapemeasure then i have the rights of the pictures and sketches i create at a publically accessible place. If a company sends me...
Forum: RC Jets
09-27-2022, 04:04 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Yes and no. Ive worked with the museum for years,...

Yes and no. Ive worked with the museum for years, they know my background as pilot and engineer, and they know and trust i know my way around, and that i wont touch stuff i am not familiar with, so...
Forum: RC Jets
09-27-2022, 03:30 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

PS heres a picture of pilots walking out wearing...

PS heres a picture of pilots walking out wearing their cussions. Picture source avgeek.com
...
Forum: RC Jets
09-27-2022, 03:13 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Baron, thats just what i tried to explain. RUAG...

Baron, thats just what i tried to explain. RUAG is a private company, Air force is the government.

The air force has royalty over the airplanes according end user agreement, and it contains what...
Forum: RC Jets
09-27-2022, 01:12 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Wellllll you have to see whats behind it. The US...

Wellllll you have to see whats behind it. The US sell a US developed weapon system to a foreign nation. You dont want them to publish info on your weapons, or sell them to others, which is totally...
Forum: RC Jets
09-23-2022, 03:30 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

The entire cockpit including superscale...

The entire cockpit including superscale instruments and a fully scale seat i will also be doing myself. The museum here has a seat in the F5 and one on static display which i was able to take full...
Forum: RC Jets
09-22-2022, 03:46 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Sorry, but since it is an active fighter of the...

Sorry, but since it is an active fighter of the armed forces i am tied to non disclosure and confidentiality contracts to get access to documentation. It is very direct in what i may and may not...
Forum: RC Jets
09-22-2022, 02:22 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vb...

https://cimg6.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/1500x2000/img_20200416_wa0011_c266200867f5e1925a5360f1a714c3de812c71ef.jpg


I am actually working on a museum scale 1/5 F5, fully...
Forum: RC Jets
09-17-2022, 07:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 706
Posted By Miniflyer

Carlos, May i ask why you closed the...

Carlos,

May i ask why you closed the engraved surface details tomahawk had, and replaced them with ones that look they were plottered and glued on? I feel the model has suffered from this rework...
Forum: RC Jets
08-01-2022, 05:04 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Hi Mylo, Sadly no progress at all, i am very...

Hi Mylo,

Sadly no progress at all, i am very busy preparing for JetPower and the entire rennovation has come to a more or less total seize. I hope to get on it again soon.....
The canopy...
Forum: RC Jets
06-25-2022, 03:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 521
Posted By Miniflyer

Mains as drop in replacements are ready....

Mains as drop in replacements are ready. Nosewheels are still in the making.....
...
Forum: RC Jets
06-13-2022, 12:49 PM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 280,955
Posted By Miniflyer

Full set ready to install. Worn and stained look...

Full set ready to install. Worn and stained look is intentional to look used:
...
Forum: RC Jets
05-15-2022, 03:26 PM
Replies: 1,408
Views: 280,955
Posted By Miniflyer

Scale pitot tubes incl heat discoloration.... ...

Scale pitot tubes incl heat discoloration....

https://cimg5.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.rcuniverse.com-vbulletin/2000x1124/img_20220513_wa0017_dc5a2168e18714de2d1040cec67929e7bd641983.jpeg
Forum: RC Jets
05-12-2022, 11:34 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

Congrats on the twin seater. im going to do my...

Congrats on the twin seater.
im going to do my own cpckpit, so no not going for airworlds stuff. Not very nice IMHO. Also want to opt for a canppy mechanism.


I wouldnt go with the 130s, is opt...
Forum: RC Jets
05-12-2022, 08:29 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,899
Posted By Miniflyer

After a looonger break i am slowly commencing...

After a looonger break i am slowly commencing work. I have just made a scale nozzle replica for the bird.....
...
Forum: RC Jets
01-24-2022, 04:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 839
Posted By Miniflyer

Thanks for the replies so far. it seems to...

Thanks for the replies so far.
it seems to head towards xxlbs yy.yyoz or xx.xxlbs.
I am tending towards the decimal variant as it will be easier to enter. If i split it up you will need to input...
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