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Forum: RC Jets
09-21-2022, 04:46 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Sam had a good day with Stan for the final fit of...

Sam had a good day with Stan for the final fit of the revised #10, #16, and #19 formers and their interlocking slotted parts. Former numbers represent the distance forward/rearward from the rear...
Forum: RC Jets
08-27-2022, 06:08 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

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Front portion of backbone walkway with hatch shown in red...
Forum: RC Jets
08-25-2022, 03:50 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Yoke Heads-Up

Thanks,
Believe that would be the cam track follower. Thanks for the heads up...we will not weigh but in the low to mid 30#'s.
Forum: RC Jets
08-24-2022, 01:42 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Matt, Thank you for your concern. The...

Matt,

Thank you for your concern. The retracts for the MAC A-6's is not the standard component 150HD14E. The motor, lead-screw, and spring have been upgraded to accommodate greater dynamics of...
Forum: RC Jets
08-22-2022, 10:38 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Matt, Please explain. Which 150?

Matt,

Please explain. Which 150?
Forum: RC Jets
08-19-2022, 03:42 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 14,952
Posted By Flite-Metal

Nose Gear Mounting Rails

Retract mounting rails between formers....
Forum: RC Jets
08-19-2022, 03:24 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Backbone Walkway & Access Hatch

Preparing to cut the centerline access hatch. This will permit easy access to either an EDF or turbine....
08-08-2022, 02:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,403
Posted By Flite-Metal

.0635 Adjustable Stab Gap

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Forum: RC Jets
08-08-2022, 02:25 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Stab cradle has .0625 lateral adjustment. ...

Stab cradle has .0625 lateral adjustment.

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Forum: RC Jets
08-07-2022, 08:37 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Nose Gear Cradle

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Test fit cradle w/nose gear....
Forum: RC Jets
08-05-2022, 02:40 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

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Back to the cockpit tub while the canopy openings are being cut..
08-04-2022, 04:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,403
Posted By Flite-Metal

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Forum: RC Jets
08-04-2022, 04:33 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Whittling With The Laser

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Sam's been busy...
Forum: RC Jets
07-24-2022, 06:26 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Ah...The Sweet Smell Of Burning Ply

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This should explain what the EDF cradle sketch was...
Forum: RC Jets
07-15-2022, 10:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,674
Posted By Flite-Metal

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Continuing to...
07-12-2022, 05:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,403
Posted By Flite-Metal

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Its been a while since I updated the flying stab progress. Currently creating...
Forum: RC Jets
07-09-2022, 06:34 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Nick, I am familiar with the original Matrix...

Nick,

I am familiar with the original Matrix gear. They are three times (14 pounds) the metal thickness normally found on gear though they are 14" from trunnion to axle. The reason I asked if you...
Forum: RC Jets
07-09-2022, 03:18 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Nick, DCU did not use scale documentation...

Nick,

DCU did not use scale documentation when they "carved" :( several elements of the original movie fuselage/mold. This translates into their A6's individual clear panels are not mirrored nor...
Forum: RC Jets
07-08-2022, 06:32 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Strut'n Our Stuff

The final fit of the three primary formers will occur in two weeks. If the latest laser cut corrections from last fitting are proper then the rails for both EDF and mains will be fit. It is importnt...
Forum: RC Jets
07-07-2022, 07:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,674
Posted By Flite-Metal

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The movie model fuselage, like many quote un-quote scale models will not...
Forum: RC Jets
07-07-2022, 11:03 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Nick, Is your 6's canopy frame removable? We...

Nick,

Is your 6's canopy frame removable? We are about to calculate the large canopy frame openings to match the original movie 6 clear pieces. Our movie 6 had that portion of the fuselage damaged...
Forum: RC Jets
07-06-2022, 09:25 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

End Of MAC6's

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Forum: RC Jets
07-05-2022, 05:33 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,674
Posted By Flite-Metal

Tire Size & Availability

I exchanged the mains diameter to 4.5" from the original 5.0" I ordered to assure proper clearance in the fuselage shoulder and reduce the fulcrum lift requirement. The front are 3.5" each. Hopefully...
Forum: RC Jets
07-04-2022, 06:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,674
Posted By Flite-Metal

MAC6's Update

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The passing of three family members took a great deal of wind out of...
Forum: RC Jets
06-26-2022, 06:44 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 21,386
Posted By Flite-Metal

Rock'n The Vertical & Horizonal Stab.

Establishing the rudder cut line:

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The rudder is...
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