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Forum: ParkFlyers Yesterday, 10:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 519
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
The only way I that I could see to mount the...

The only way I that I could see to mount the supplied wheels is to drill them out.
Seems odd to me that they wouldn't fit out of the box though.
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Yesterday, 07:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 578
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Thanks for that info. I'm familiar with acquiring...

Thanks for that info. I'm familiar with acquiring the cg, using the very handy cg calculator. The problem with the cannard is not so much the incidence, which does change with the distance from the...
Forum: ParkFlyers Yesterday, 06:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 519
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
You're not blind. I have the exact same problem....

You're not blind. I have the exact same problem. Axles are way to big for the supplied wheels. I chose to not add the wheel pants. The grass is too rough where I fly. I'm currently waiting for some...
Forum: ParkFlyers Yesterday, 06:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 519
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Here is the motor I went with. It's the Powerup...

Here is the motor I went with. It's the Powerup 400 sport from Headsup rc.
Fits perfectly. Excellent power.
http://www.headsuphobby.com/Power-Up-400-Sport-Outrunner-Brushless-Motor-E-545.htm
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Yesterday, 04:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 578
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
So is the $100 limit for the final build only, or...

So is the $100 limit for the final build only, or does that include any prototypes and design tests? Seeing as there is not much info and no plans for my build I can see myself going through some...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 04-15-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 578
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I'm in. Been toying with the idea of scratch...

I'm in. Been toying with the idea of scratch building a Beech Starship twin pusher.
May even attempt the variable pitch cannard.
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 04-13-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 278
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I haven't built any profile jets yet. So far I've...

I haven't built any profile jets yet. So far I've been sticking with built up body models.
I'm just in the process of cutting out an Avro Arrow from plans by rcrairieflyyer.
Last week I built the...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 04-13-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 278
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
LHS only carries eflite batteries. $70 for a 3s...

LHS only carries eflite batteries. $70 for a 3s 2200 is a bit steal.
They also only carry eflite motors and esc's. For the price of one battery, motor, ESC cobo at the LHS I can order 10 to 15...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 04-13-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 278
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
There is stuff similar to Dow foam available...

There is stuff similar to Dow foam available here. I've found it at several wholesale flooring distributors. Its blue, about 6 mm thick and comes in 8x4 and 4x3 sheets.
Haven't had a chance to try...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 04-12-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 278
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
addicted to dollar tree foam board

I've been building for a little while now. All my builds have been traditional balsa construction. Laser cut kits, Sig kits, even guillows.
There's just an amazing feeling after completing a build...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 04-12-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,247
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
It's been nearly a year now since I've started...

It's been nearly a year now since I've started using this transmitter and so far so good.
Everything still works like it did when new.
I must admit that I haven't used most of the advanced features...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 04-04-2014, 03:37 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 494
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
If you don't mind building a kit (in this case an...

If you don't mind building a kit (in this case an extremely beginner friendly one) I highly recommend the EVA Sport from Mountain Models.
Easy to build. Easy to fly with a very wide performance...
Forum: ParkFlyers 03-24-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 596
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
You are right on that. I used red, white, and...

You are right on that. I used red, white, and blue on my EVA and the red was almost like transparent film. Even with that shortcoming even someone as bad at covering as I am it still gives good...
Forum: ParkFlyers 03-24-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 596
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I used park lite on mine. Its quite a bit thinner...

I used park lite on mine. Its quite a bit thinner and lighter than monokote. It is somewhat transparent though. When using white you can see the wood grain through it.
The nice thing about it is...
Forum: ParkFlyers 03-23-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 596
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Sounds like you haven't built one. The sheeting...

Sounds like you haven't built one. The sheeting on the wing is plenty. Once assembled the wing is extremely stiff. Nothing else needed.
OP , The kit come with both a built up ply wood stick mount...
Forum: ParkFlyers 03-23-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 596
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I'm just putting the final touches on mine. ...

I'm just putting the final touches on mine.
These laser cut kits I build on sheet of tempered glass from an old table.
Its the flattest thing I can think of using.
I actually started this build...
Forum: ParkFlyers 03-22-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,072
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Back to the original question, get the radio at...

Back to the original question, get the radio at the price you are comfortable spending and with just a couple of features more than you require.
There is a lot of opinion out there the get the most...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-17-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 320
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
That model was made for balance charging lipo's....

That model was made for balance charging lipo's. Do a search on Google and you will find a ton of info to help you out.
Forum: Beginners 03-15-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 620
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I find the biggest mistake most flyers new to...

I find the biggest mistake most flyers new to hand launching make is launching with a wide open throttle. This just leads to too many planes rolling to one side upon leaving the hand and not having...
Forum: Beginners 03-14-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 620
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Being left handed I've always tossed with my left...

Being left handed I've always tossed with my left hand.
I can't imagine not having my fingers on the directional controls, especially on a maiden flight.
I can't begin to count the number of...
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 03-10-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 415
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Normally I'd agree but im using it as a challenge...

Normally I'd agree but im using it as a challenge to see if I can actually restore it. Not much else to do in the winter in these parts.
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 03-10-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 415
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
That contender will be on the back burner till at...

That contender will be on the back burner till at least next winter. It will be a big job getting in proper shape.
It has been painted over the covering on the wings and tail feathers and painted on...
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 03-09-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 415
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
That sounds right seeing the name is M&H. I'm...

That sounds right seeing the name is M&H. I'm just surprised there is zero info on the web. It is a quality kit and one would think there would be more info out there about them.
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 03-08-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 415
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
That's what I noticed when I searched for info...

That's what I noticed when I searched for info online. Looks like the kit hasn't been available for over thirty years but there was an arf released more recently.
If it flies as well as everyone...
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 03-08-2014, 10:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 415
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I run Linux not windows. All I have available to...

I run Linux not windows. All I have available to me is gimp and I haven't quite got it figured out yet.

In the mean time here is a link to a thread where I was able to post the pics....
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 03-08-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 415
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
please help identify this attic find

After working with a guy at work for over 8 months and speaking daily about
rc aircraft he suddenly remembers that his dad used to fly in the late 70's and may have some old planes.
Next day he...
Forum: Beginners 05-18-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 765
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I am one of those with a cardboard box. But I...

I am one of those with a cardboard box. But I bring along bunch of rubber bands that I put around the used up packs to differentiate between them.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-17-2013, 04:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 655
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I had a look at that one in my search but the Kv...

I had a look at that one in my search but the Kv is a little on the low side for 4S.
To get the thrust I'm looking for with that one I'd have to spin a prop that's gonna be bigger than I would like...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-16-2013, 04:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 655
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Thank you very much for the info. From everything...

Thank you very much for the info. From everything I have read so far an 11 inch prop seems to be the best fit for this model. 12 inch prop is good unless you are on longer grass.

That motor is...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-15-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 655
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Headsup carries a motor that I think fits the...

Headsup carries a motor that I think fits the need. It's the Emax gt4020.
Unfortunately he's been out stock for a while. I suppose an E-flite power 46 could do as well
but I'm not a huge fan of...
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