Wattflyer RC Network: RC Universe :: RCU Magazine :: RCU Forums :: RCU Classifieds :: RCU User Reviews :: RCU YouTube
Home Who's Online Calendar Today's Posts RealTime Post Spy Mark Forums Read
Go Back   WattFlyer RC Electric Flight Forums - Discuss radio control eflight > Search Forums
Register Members List Wattflyer Extras Articles Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Social Groups

Thank you for your support (hide ads)

Showing results 1 to 30 of 500
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: thepiper92
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Today, 06:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 144
Posted By thepiper92
This is the link here:...

This is the link here: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1147832&page=11

Actually it is the Hurri I am building. The second post on the page shows how foam was used and sheeting on...
Forum: Power Systems Today, 06:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 31
Posted By thepiper92
The ESC will arm slightly before the receiver as...

The ESC will arm slightly before the receiver as the power will flow to the ESC first, but the difference is not even detectable, even a few milliseconds would be slower than how fast it really is. I...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Today, 05:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 144
Posted By thepiper92
Yes I see what you mean. Have you ever though of...

Yes I see what you mean. Have you ever though of cutting the sheeting into small areas? I saw this build, although it looked like a very annoying task, of measuring the distance between formers and...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Yesterday, 05:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 144
Posted By thepiper92
LOL

LOL
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Yesterday, 05:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 144
Posted By thepiper92
I feel the best way to stop the sheeting from...

I feel the best way to stop the sheeting from dipping is to wet the sheeting and form it around the fuse, pressure being applied on the edges of the sheeting. One it dries, and during gluing, the...
Forum: Video Parking lot Yesterday, 03:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 249
Posted By thepiper92
Sounds a tad windy...I almost hate the sound of...

Sounds a tad windy...I almost hate the sound of the wind hitting the camera, reminds me of the wind here in Manitoba. At least the P51 has enough airspeed to handle going into the wind, my UMX Pitts...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Yesterday, 03:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 144
Posted By thepiper92
Nice looking plane, definitely a plane bridging...

Nice looking plane, definitely a plane bridging in between WW1 and WW2.
Forum: Standard & Large E-Heli Talk 10-21-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 593
Posted By thepiper92
Start off with a 130x. It is the most finicky of...

Start off with a 130x. It is the most finicky of the small helis but there a few reasons why I feel it is the best (it has been my learning heli). Firstly, it is a lot more stable and not as jumpy as...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-21-2014, 04:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By thepiper92
Looking good, definitely need some backing for...

Looking good, definitely need some backing for the hinges. I chose to only back the ailerons on my Hurri, as I will be using covering over the area as well, so an incredibly strong area for the...
Forum: Aircraft Reviews 10-14-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 62
Posted By thepiper92
E-flite UMX Habu

The UMX Habu is overall a great flying plane, although much slower than I initially expected. Currently I am waiting for a new fuse, and wings, as I ended up smashing it up (my fault, although the...
Forum: Beginners 10-12-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 476
Posted By thepiper92
I can see how this product is viewed as...

I can see how this product is viewed as junk...then again my LHS has that tiny like quad...which has no parts available. Calling it Chinese junk...you cant really when everything is Chinese, and some...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-11-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 117,758
Posted By thepiper92
I really don't like the idea of 1s either, or...

I really don't like the idea of 1s either, or brushed, hence why I went for the Habu (which I really am liking), but just having the B17 in a size that can fit in my home lol.

Nice plane, you...
Forum: Foamies 10-10-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 5,680
Views: 358,368
Posted By thepiper92
Zero wind, 10 C today...too bad I have to work....

Zero wind, 10 C today...too bad I have to work. Sunset is at 7pm now so I have to time things out to fly at work. I'll be taking the UMX Habu, none if the helis are flyable currently...stripped the d...
Forum: Beginners 10-10-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 405
Posted By thepiper92
I hear you, living just next to you where the...

I hear you, living just next to you where the weather is mainly the same. Hopefully this winter is better than last, for temp and amount of snow. Remember last year I took out the mini switch, was...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-09-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 558
Posted By thepiper92
Uhu por is annoying to use, but works. Give...

Uhu por is annoying to use, but works. Give canopy glue a try, it is really great to work with, other that low initial tack. One it dries it is great though, can be cleaned with water before it dries...
Forum: Beginners 10-09-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 405
Posted By thepiper92
Good tips...I'll need them soon (sigh).

Good tips...I'll need them soon (sigh).
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-09-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 117,758
Posted By thepiper92
Definitely have to get a H9 at some point.

Definitely have to get a H9 at some point.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-09-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 117,758
Posted By thepiper92
By the way, this HAS to be my next plane:...

By the way, this HAS to be my next plane: http://www.e-fliterc.com/Products/Default.aspx?ProdID=EFLU5380#home
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-09-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 117,758
Posted By thepiper92
I've been eyeing that one actually, SAFE would...

I've been eyeing that one actually, SAFE would come in handy, at least with the Panic mode, not so much the other stuff. I do have a panic mode with any plane though, jam the sticks and hope it works...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-09-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 117,758
Posted By thepiper92
So with no gyro, the servos move and then center...

So with no gyro, the servos move and then center when the stick is back in neutral, but the system did no adjustments for you? If this is how one learnt and became a skilled pilot, they would be...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-09-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 117,758
Posted By thepiper92
Sorry to have brought up this discussion, but I...

Sorry to have brought up this discussion, but I feel there has to be a reason why counter clockwise has the tail on the left and clockwise on the right. Also, though I have not found an answer, there...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 10-09-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 135
Posted By thepiper92
Whats even worse is when expo can be changed per...

Whats even worse is when expo can be changed per direction and throw can as well. On the 9xr, if you are, for example, changing rudder throw, right rudder goes to right settings and left to left...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 10-09-2014, 05:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 135
Posted By thepiper92
Very good point. I've had a similar experience on...

Very good point. I've had a similar experience on two occasions. The first was with the Mini Switch, where it was trimmed...but the winter was getting colder and colder, bringing about physical...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 10-08-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 135
Posted By thepiper92
Yikes, 70%! Expo also helps with scale...

Yikes, 70%!

Expo also helps with scale flight, such as warbirds, allowing a smoother basic flight without the sacrifice of throw. On my UMX Pitts I have 20%, which allows simple flight despite the...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 10-08-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 135
Posted By thepiper92
Too high of expo and you get a slow feeling...

Too high of expo and you get a slow feeling response, where you have no much authority until the end. This can be bad, as full throws will happen more suddenly at closer to the end of stick...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-08-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 117,758
Posted By thepiper92
Wonder if it actually makes a difference. Does...

Wonder if it actually makes a difference. Does the tail rotor turn the same way, the top blade moving away from the heli and the bottom moving towards. In the Dune, this would mean the that the...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-08-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 117,758
Posted By thepiper92
Do the blades spin counter clock wise? The tail...

Do the blades spin counter clock wise? The tail is on the opposite side of typical helis.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-08-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 117,758
Posted By thepiper92
Nice heli!!

Nice heli!!
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-07-2014, 03:32 AM
Replies: 1,908
Views: 117,758
Posted By thepiper92
Nope, and this area was no more than ten feet...

Nope, and this area was no more than ten feet from me, some twilight zone
Forum: Aircraft Reviews 10-07-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 139
Posted By thepiper92
What you need is this power system:...

What you need is this power system: http://www.motionrc.com/rochobby-voodoo-p-51-high-speed-1070mm-42-wingspan-pnp/#specifications :silly:

4 blade will increase thrust by 1.5X or something like...
Showing results 1 to 30 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 08:12 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2005 WattfFlyer.com
RCU Eflight HQ

Charities we support Select: Yorkie Rescue  ::  Crohn's & Colitis Foundation



Page generated in 0.16739 seconds with 13 queries