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Forum: Marketplace
09-11-2020, 07:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 417
Posted By tmproff

Stix 46 Profile Plane (Ready to Fly)

This is my goto plane when practicing 3D. It hovers effortlessly and thrust/weight is amazing. This comes with 3 lipo batteries. It has a little wear on it but it's never been wrecked and no visible...
Forum: Marketplace
09-11-2020, 06:15 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 461
Posted By tmproff

Great Planes Corsair 40 (Ready to Fly)

This is ready to fly and built up from kit (I have been building RC planes for 30 years and build quality is excellent). This plane is in very good condition with no damage at all. This plane has...
Forum: Marketplace
09-11-2020, 05:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 369
Posted By tmproff

Extreme Flight Slick 580 EXP (Ready to fly)

This is a near brand new EF Slick 580 with all recommended parts. Includes:

1. HS-5085MG Servos
2. AirBoss Elite 80amp ESC
3. Xpwr T3910 motor
4. Turnigy 4s3000 Graphene lipo (includes 2)
...
Forum: Marketplace
09-11-2020, 05:42 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 298
Posted By tmproff

Great Planes Super Decathlon 40 (almost brand new)

I built this from a kit a few years ago and converted it to electric. It is in perfect condition and only flown about 5 times. (flies great)
1. Hitec 645MG Servos
2. 80 amp ESC
3. Frsky Receiver...
Forum: RC Jets
10-11-2009, 10:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,027
Posted By tmproff

RE: Carbon Fiber Pushrod Ends

I found 2 more pics on their website. Is this what you are talking about?



The FAQ section says these are made of 303 Stainless. Is that strong enough?
Forum: RC Jets
10-11-2009, 08:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,027
Posted By tmproff

Carbon Fiber Pushrod Ends

Hi there, I was wondering if anyone has used the CF pushrod ends from ConnectorsRC.com? They seem quite a bit cheaper than central hobbies and they're the capture type so they protect the Carbon...
10-11-2009, 08:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,334
Posted By tmproff

RE: Anyone use carbon fiber rod instead of music wire with Robostruts?

If you are still interested in using Carbon Fiber, You can get threaded ends HERE That will let you add a set screw.
Forum: Beginners
10-08-2009, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 682
Posted By tmproff

RE: pushrods for Avistar

You could outfit your Avistar with CF pushrods for not too much money.

You can get the CF pushrod ends HERE

And you can get a good deal on Carbon tube HERE
Forum: Beginners
10-08-2009, 06:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 905
Posted By tmproff

RE: Lighter wing loading???

You can always change out your pushrods with CF tube and light 1/8 inch pushrod ends. Extremly strong and very light.

They can be found HERE
Forum: RC Truggy
09-20-2009, 09:10 AM
Replies: 2,593
Views: 356,178
Posted By tmproff

RE: truggy pics.........

Here is my newly built RC8T. I have a Jammin .21 Plus in it. I'm new to the car part of the RC hobby and can't wait to get it to the local track to start practicing. The HPI phalines are just for...
Forum: RC Truggy
09-04-2009, 11:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 930
Posted By tmproff

RE: which .21 to use

I just put a Jammin JPX .21 in my RC8T......it's one of the best in that range and the price is pretty good...

http://www3.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&I=LXRYV2&P=7
Forum: RC Truggy
09-01-2009, 05:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,313
Posted By tmproff

My first truggy RC8T!

Well here is my RC8T. I'm just about finished.....still need to get a bump starter and a controller (I'm new to cars).

I'm running the Jammin .21 engine in it...can't wait to see how good it...
Forum: RC Truggy
09-01-2009, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,399
Posted By tmproff

RE: why is no one talking about the RC8t

Well here is my RC8T. I'm just about finished.....still need to get a bump starter and a controller (I'm new to cars).

I'm running the Jammin .21 engine in it...can't wait to see how good it...
Forum: RC Truggy
08-31-2009, 07:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,399
Posted By tmproff

RE: why is no one talking about the RC8t

I just got the kit about a month ago and just waiting on a few more parts before it's done. I put a Jammin .21 in it.
Forum: RC Truggy
08-31-2009, 07:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 426
Posted By tmproff

RE: rc8t people

I just went out and measured mine. It's 8 inches wide at the hood (about a half inch wider in the middle) and it's 19.5 inches long from bumper to bumper
07-13-2009, 11:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 900
Posted By tmproff

RE: Getting into the nitro sport, all sugestions appreciated

Hey Dfrank08,
I am new to the car part of this hobby as well and I also just bought a nitro rustler. I bought mine for $140 off of RCU and it's been an absolute blast. I've been flying RC planes...
Forum: 3D Flying!
07-11-2009, 09:04 AM
Replies: 3,517
Views: 395,380
Posted By tmproff

RE: U Can Do 3D

A Saito 100 with a Master Airscrew 15X6 prop will be a perfect combo for that plane. Since the Saito 115 came out, you can find some good used saito 100's.
07-07-2009, 03:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,212
Posted By tmproff

RE: Carbon Fiber Pushrod End Failure (Twice)

The ones from ConnectorsRC.com are made of 303 Stainless steel with 4-40 threads. They're very strong and will not break at the threads....
06-25-2009, 10:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 599
Posted By tmproff

RE: Need help with Rustler and TRX 2.5

I just had some carb problems myself. I bought my 2.5 used and I could not get a stable low idle. I finally discovered that the carb housing threading stripped where the High needle screws into it....
06-22-2009, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By tmproff

RE: Rustler 2.5r Upgrade Order

Do you guys recommend RPM arms over aluminum ones?
06-21-2009, 03:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By tmproff

Rustler 2.5r Upgrade Order

I have been building and flying RC planes for about 15 years and one of the kids in the neighborhood asked me to help fix his RC10GT car. At first things seemed pretty complicated, but pretty soon...
06-21-2009, 12:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 493
Posted By tmproff

2.5r Rustler Upgrade Order

I have been building and flying RC planes for about 15 years and one of the kids in the neighborhood asked me to help fix his RC10GT car. At first things seemed pretty complicated, but pretty soon...
Forum: ARF or RTF
06-07-2009, 09:23 AM
Replies: 1,921
Views: 257,418
Posted By tmproff

RE: Phoenix Extra 330S 60-90 Size

Are you using the ones from central hobbies? The ones that go inside the CFrod?
06-06-2009, 04:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,507
Posted By tmproff

RE: Fiberglass issue

You can also make your own DEPSsystem. Check out www.connectorsRC.com (http://www.connectorsRC.com)to get the CFends. It'll save you a lot of money :)
Forum: RC Jets
06-06-2009, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2,348
Views: 413,933
Posted By tmproff

RE: Comp ARF BAE Hawk build thread

Have you tried the CF pushrod ends from www.connectorsRC.com (http://www.connectorsRC.com)?

They're cheap,light, and work great.
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