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04-15-2010, 09:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 6,840
Posted By r2helis

RE: landing pads

I use a landing pad and have for many years now. :D:D I cut a four foot circle out of a four foot piece of half inch plywood and then cut the circle in half and connected the two pieces of the...
10-24-2009, 06:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,683
Posted By r2helis

RE: first flight on raptor 30

Hi poison, I have both the R30V1 and the R30V2. The V1 is a very high time heli and some replacement parts are getting harder to find. Both helis are a blast to fly. Your hooked now. Hang in...
10-22-2007, 07:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 746
Posted By r2helis

RE: OS32 won't start

e-mail sent.......
02-21-2007, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,689
Posted By r2helis

RE: Klett Tailwheels??????????????

I tried calling the Klett Plastics telephone number several times and could never get an answer. I am looking for two Klett 1-3/4 inch tailwheels for a scale project I'm working on and haven't had...
01-06-2007, 07:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,212
Posted By r2helis


In March of 98, I purchased a dorked (basket case) Nexua 30, OS32FH with an old mechanical gyro. I know (Nexus), please don't hold that again'st me. That was about all there was around here at that...
03-06-2006, 08:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 918
Posted By r2helis

RE: Raptor 30 vs Nexus 30. which one?

I have owned both. The Raptor gets my vote. :D
01-02-2006, 11:21 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 428
Posted By r2helis

RE: RCU heads into 5th year and will be here for many years to come!

Thanks RCU for the years of devotion to this fantastic hobby. Keep up the good work and God Bless.
12-10-2005, 06:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,625
Posted By r2helis

RE: 1/4 scale Cub builders

Hi Troy,

Yep, cubs are awesome. I just finished a Dynaflite 1/4 scale Super Cub and will fly her for the first time in the spring. They are very interesting projects and require a great...
12-04-2005, 12:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,278
Posted By r2helis

RE: Who Makes The Best 1/4 Scale J-Cub Kit?

Hell'o all,

I just completed a Dynaflite 1/4 scale Super Cub - 104" span, ST3000 W/ Pitts muffler (Horizontal), swinging a Zinger 20/8 wooden prop and riding on 5" Du-bro inflatable tires....
Forum: Kit Building
09-13-2005, 11:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 674
Posted By r2helis

RE: Elevator throw 1 - 1/8 at 25% ???

Well, I did a little more research concering this 25% question and was informed that the on this model, the control throws are detailed at the 25 % and 30 % balance points. The 25 % would mean 25 %...
Forum: Kit Building
09-11-2005, 07:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 674
Posted By r2helis

RE: Elevator throw 1 - 1/8 at 25% ???


Thanks for the reply. That makes sence. The elevator measures 14 inches and 25% of that is 3.5 inches. When I measure that distance from the fuse outward, it comes to within...
Forum: Kit Building
09-11-2005, 01:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 674
Posted By r2helis

Elevator throw 1 - 1/8 at 25% ???

Hi all,

I'm in the process of building a 1/4 scale Dynaflite Super Cub and am at the point of installing the servo control rods. I researched the data on this model and discovered that the...
Forum: Glow Engines
06-30-2005, 10:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 688
Posted By r2helis

RE: moki 180 bearings

Hello rede2fly,

Not sure about your engine, however I had to replace both inner and outer bearings in my OS32 and had the same problems. I did a little research and discovered that...
03-24-2005, 09:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,774
Posted By r2helis

RE: Stripped screw.

The last time that I had a vibration that severe, affecting the tail boom supports on my R30V1, it turned out to be a defective clutch. One of the clutch shoes had a very small crack in it which...
03-14-2005, 11:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 792
Posted By r2helis

RE: Super Cobra Pix and Question on O.S. 61RX


Nice looking machine. I fly a Century 60 Wolf with x-cell mechanics and a YS61ST1. I fly at 6000 msl and never could get it to run right on 15% CP. Soooo, I switched to 30%Cp...
03-14-2005, 11:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 380
Posted By r2helis

RE: OS 37. the best purchase yet.


When my 32's give out on me, I will replace them with the 37's. Excellent choice. IMHO :D [8D]
10-03-2003, 07:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 388
Posted By r2helis

Congrats on your maiden flight

cloudmax, congratulations on your first ever hover, flying the real thing. What a rush. It is a moment in time that I will never forget, thats for sure . Yep, now your hooked. :D [8D] Burn...
09-28-2003, 08:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,316
Posted By r2helis

RE: hmmm , a rappy or a nexus?????

Yepper, the R30V2 gets my vote as well. It,s a very enjoyable heli to fly. JMO :D :) ;) [8D]

Pound for Pound, heli's are a blast.... Roland
09-12-2003, 10:11 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,013
Posted By r2helis

RE: Where u other piolits live???

The beautiful Colorado rockies / West Slope. :D We received our first snow of the season yesterday and more forcast for Saturday...... bummer [sm=frown.gif][sm=frown.gif] It's going to be...
07-13-2003, 12:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 407
Posted By r2helis

i need your help with csm 540 gyro

Hi Chris,

I own and fly two of the csm540's. What kind of info are you looking for? :) I may be able to help out.
05-30-2003, 01:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 810
Posted By r2helis

Yes, use them. They are great

I have used them for the past five years on 30,s and 60,s. I have never had a problem with any of them. Just as steady as a rock. I wish you well and many happy landings :D
05-27-2003, 02:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 954
Posted By r2helis

starter shaft

Hi doc-b,

The starter shaft pin is a definite weak point on the Nexus all right. Over the years I have gone through several of them. I have tried the roll pins, nails, piano wire, etc. I...
04-18-2003, 02:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,868
Posted By r2helis

$1000 to spend....WHAT to buy????

My next heli will be a Fury. Period :D
02-20-2003, 04:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,334
Posted By r2helis

Your hooked now


You guys are hooked now..... :D Have fun. Be safe out there. I wish you well and many happy landings. :)
12-13-2002, 12:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 702
Posted By r2helis

Minimum temp ???

Thats a good question.

I fly all year around. The temperatures range from (-) 20 f to (+)100 degrees f. The average temperature is between 0 and +20 during the winter months. :( My...
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