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Forum: Power Systems 05-19-2013, 02:50 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,841
Posted By ronhawker
Yes, there is a different type of volt meter that...

Yes, there is a different type of volt meter that plugs into the balance connector that reads each cell voltage. Most sites online have them and they are pretty cheap to carry with you to the field....
Forum: Power Systems 05-12-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,841
Posted By ronhawker
They were all 3S of various brands like Tunigy,...

They were all 3S of various brands like Tunigy, Skylipo etc. Running them in Horizon T-28 and Durafly Spitfire. But the failures have been consistently the 3rd cell starting to drop in voltage more...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-12-2013, 10:46 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 10,921
Posted By ronhawker
Anyone compared to the AS3X module that is listed...

Anyone compared to the AS3X module that is listed for $120?
Forum: Power Systems 05-09-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,841
Posted By ronhawker
The last few batteries I have "lost" or quit...

The last few batteries I have "lost" or quit using seem to have the number 3 cell go first as in not holding voltage. Any sense to that? I even changed chargers to get good balancing when charging....
Forum: Foamies 02-10-2013, 09:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,520
Posted By ronhawker
Slow Stick ailerons

I found a tip that said to get a better roll rate cut the wingtips off. I did and it helped. The wingtips seem to restrict the roll. Of course it is a slow stick and supposed to be easy to fly. Now...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-02-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 684
Posted By ronhawker
Color stickers

If you have a color printer, then just print them yourself on photo paper and use spray on contact cement to put them on. You can use any image. You may want a free type photo editor to manipulate...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 09-30-2012, 03:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 954
Posted By ronhawker
I put servoless retracts on mine. The rear were...

I put servoless retracts on mine. The rear were easy. The front was the problem. You have to build a mount and there isn't much room. I left the front without turning and no problems as the rudder...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-02-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 11,298
Posted By ronhawker
Almost the same as the last guy; high initial fee...

Almost the same as the last guy; high initial fee and bad attitudes towards new guys and electric "toys". So many have very "tribal" attitudes.
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 02-26-2012, 04:40 AM
Replies: 512
Views: 42,472
Posted By ronhawker
Nice Hawk. I have 2 of these. An 88 and an 89.

Nice Hawk. I have 2 of these. An 88 and an 89.
Forum: Helicopters- Electric For Sale & WTB 01-14-2012, 02:46 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 481
Posted By ronhawker
Eflite Blade FHX Micro Coaxial Helicopter $85

Used RTF Blade FHX coaxial battle Heli. Excellent condition and fully functional. Flies really well. I want to step up to a collective pitch helicopter like MCPX or the like. This is a great novice...
Forum: Company Discussions 12-12-2011, 06:57 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,139
Posted By ronhawker
I have had good experience with HK and the US...

I have had good experience with HK and the US warehouse. I found the chat line is the best link to them. My last order had a small $2 part backorder which of course stops the whole order. I quick...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-24-2011, 05:23 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,271
Posted By ronhawker
What is your setup for the GWS that you get 20...

What is your setup for the GWS that you get 20 minutes for flight time??? Enquiring minds really want to know!
Forum: ParkFlyers 08-24-2011, 02:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,652
Posted By ronhawker
You want to meet tomorrow (Wed) at 7am? I'll be...

You want to meet tomorrow (Wed) at 7am? I'll be there.
Forum: ParkFlyers 08-23-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,652
Posted By ronhawker
Yes, as I am flying my 1400mm Spitfire there...

Yes, as I am flying my 1400mm Spitfire there quite often.
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 07-21-2011, 06:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,300
Posted By ronhawker
I am using a GY48V in a Durafly Spitfire rudder...

I am using a GY48V in a Durafly Spitfire rudder in HH mode on takeoffs. Works fine and I switch it off after takeoff. Holds the takeoff heading. This is a dual rate gyro so it has both HH mode and...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 07-14-2011, 04:19 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,228
Posted By ronhawker
You do all realize that China has been THE...

You do all realize that China has been THE merchant of the world for over 4000 years!
Forum: Company Discussions 07-13-2011, 05:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,182
Posted By ronhawker
Postage Prices

You really need to go to USPS.com and figure out yourself the cost of mailing something like the HK Spitfire based on the size of the huge box it comes in. I have one.

I did online sales for...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 07-13-2011, 05:25 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,228
Posted By ronhawker
Deja vu all over again. I heard all the same crap...

Deja vu all over again. I heard all the same crap in the '60s about Japanese products. Then they became the best at most things. Now we have the Chinese, Koreans etc. Just more business people making...
Forum: Foamies 07-11-2011, 04:51 AM
Replies: 3,752
Views: 406,944
Posted By ronhawker
AR6400 driving standard servo

I did get the answer and put it to use. You can and I put a T-Pro SG50 for ailerons in place of the AS2000 I was using. Splice in the connector and good to go. Full travel and none of the little tiny...
Forum: Foamies 07-10-2011, 10:13 PM
Replies: 3,752
Views: 406,944
Posted By ronhawker
AR6400 driving standard servo

Yes but could you drive one of those servos off of an AR6400 RX?
Forum: Foamies 07-10-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3,752
Views: 406,944
Posted By ronhawker
AR6400 driving standard servo

Will the AR6400 rx drive a standard servo if you change the connector to match? I am using that and the AS2000 for ailerons and would like to try a small standard servo in place of the AS2000 for a...
Forum: ParkFlyers 06-25-2011, 02:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,652
Posted By ronhawker
Surprise Flying

Wind is lighter and this time of year its cooler. Wind has been picking up around 8am or so lately.
Forum: ParkFlyers 06-22-2011, 04:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,652
Posted By ronhawker
AZ East Valley Flying

Thanks. I know most of the places over there as I lived on the east side for almost 20 years. It's a long drive and don't make it over there much any more.

Good flying!
Forum: ParkFlyers 06-22-2011, 05:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,652
Posted By ronhawker
Arizona Flying

Flying in the west valley in Surprise in the mornings.
Forum: Beginners 06-16-2011, 07:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 962
Posted By ronhawker
I live in Arizona, so we are quite a ways apart....

I live in Arizona, so we are quite a ways apart. Today there will be lots of sun and a high of 107F or 42C. It was 110F yesterday. Summer has arrived here! Where are you in the UK? I ride a Triumph...
Forum: Beginners 06-16-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 962
Posted By ronhawker
J-3 Repair

I don't remember on the rods as I reused the ones I had as they were not damaged. They can be adjusted by length by pulling on them and then you can set them with a drop of glue.
The holes in the...
Forum: Beginners 06-14-2011, 06:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 962
Posted By ronhawker
Cub repair

The control linkage does just slip into the sleeve. Once you get the length right you can drop a drop glue like CA to hold it in place.

When you get the new tail surfaces you will have to cut a...
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