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Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 06-10-2012, 07:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,161
Posted By RickAvery
Hi 70sflyer, Her is a couple of links to...

Hi 70sflyer,
Her is a couple of links to buildup of this plane. http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1363163 http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_9096477/tm.htm The RCU link is mostely...
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 05-29-2012, 06:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,161
Posted By RickAvery
ASM F7F conversion

I've finally completed my ASM F7F Tigercat, 82" wingspan. Running 2 X E-Flite power 60 motors, 2 X 6s 5000mah Lipos, one for each motor, 2 X CC P-80 ESCs, 1 CC 10amp UBEC, running EMP 15 X 10 3-blade...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-30-2009, 07:13 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,503
Posted By RickAvery
Well, my beef is the other direction on this...

Well, my beef is the other direction on this topic. It's the POS shops in my area that are just plain crappy! They treat customers horribly. Some are part of large chains, (hobby people), where the...
Forum: Beginners - Helis 12-29-2009, 03:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,764
Posted By RickAvery
I have a now brushless HBFP and went through many...

I have a now brushless HBFP and went through many rebuilds of the brushed unit, my 1st heli. The main blades should be very tight and should also be canted forward ~2 deg for best performance....
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 09-14-2009, 04:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,928
Posted By RickAvery
Here is a link which I have found VERY helpful...

Here is a link which I have found VERY helpful when building from scratch. http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=359029 Also, If you know some of the information of the aircraft you are...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 07-08-2009, 02:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,704
Posted By RickAvery
Congrats LipoPilot!! Very nice airplane & video....

Congrats LipoPilot!! Very nice airplane & video. A great job by all of the entries!! It really takes a commitment and a bit of courage to follow through to the finish and offer up your work to the...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 12-09-2008, 06:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,683
Posted By RickAvery
One bit of caution when using the lite spackle....

One bit of caution when using the lite spackle. Because it is VERY light, it can take a bit of finesse to sand without the joint showing. I use it all the time and when possible, especially when...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 04-26-2008, 10:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 649
Posted By RickAvery
Larger plane on a budget. The $ breakdown.

When I started this project, I decided to see how economical I could make this plane without going nuts and spending huge amounts of time searching for hardware. I also used many ‘already on hand’...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-22-2007, 06:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,055
Posted By RickAvery
DiverDon, Kv is the RPM/volt that a motor will...

DiverDon,
Kv is the RPM/volt that a motor will try to spin. A 1000kv motor with 10 volts put to it will try to spin 10000prm. Put a small prop on it and it will use a certain amount of energy, amps...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-08-2006, 05:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,630
Posted By RickAvery
Solid Hit, I also launch my wing in the manner...

Solid Hit,
I also launch my wing in the manner you describe. Planes aren't as forgiving though as they will torque roll to the left, badly & quickly in many cases, so launching with the motor...
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