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Forum: Informal Clubs Today, 10:12 AM
Replies: 2,925
Views: 161,838
Posted By CHELLIE
bummer, you have to launch them hard at WOT and...

bummer, you have to launch them hard at WOT and at a 45 Degree angle up, they dont have very much of a wing area, and they need speed.
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings Today, 10:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 411
Posted By CHELLIE
Yep, Way to big of a prop, a High kv motor of...

Yep, Way to big of a prop, a High kv motor of about 2500kv and a 5x4 - 5x5 Apc prop will Take care of that problem :)
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Yesterday, 09:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 118
Posted By CHELLIE
Thats looking great :$ I get to do the Maiden...

Thats looking great :$ I get to do the Maiden flight on it :D
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Yesterday, 04:24 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,216
Posted By CHELLIE
Thank you for the complement :ws: on the rear...

Thank you for the complement :ws: on the rear motor I just put the numbers on the prop towards the front, they are both tractor props, I just turned one around for the rear motor :ws:
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat Yesterday, 04:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 163
Posted By CHELLIE
Talking Lets Stir Some Worms, Airfoil Myth

http://warp.povusers.org/grrr/airfoilmyth.html

The airfoil myth

This is one of the most persistent and widespread aerodynamic physics myths in modern history. Not only do they teach this...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Yesterday, 04:16 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,216
Posted By CHELLIE
The Airfoil Myth

http://warp.povusers.org/grrr/airfoilmyth.html


The airfoil myth

This is one of the most persistent and widespread aerodynamic physics myths in modern history. Not only do they teach this...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft Yesterday, 03:57 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,216
Posted By CHELLIE
Flat wings on model aircraft work just fine :) If...

Flat wings on model aircraft work just fine :) If you know how to set them up :ws: the trick is to give the motor about 3 to 5 degrees of down thrust, that loads the main wing, and makes them fly...
Forum: 3D Flying 09-14-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 166
Posted By CHELLIE
Wood props look great and work good too, but for...

Wood props look great and work good too, but for high performance, speed, the APC props are the best for that, but for your average flying, Nothing wrong with a Wood prop.:)
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 09-14-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 3,847
Posted By CHELLIE
Great Job Nigel :) You just needed to get away...

Great Job Nigel :) You just needed to get away from all those weeds at the other flying site :) it sounds great in the air too, Take care, Chellie
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 09-14-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 268
Posted By CHELLIE
Hi Nigel :) its 3:00 am here in California, just...

Hi Nigel :) its 3:00 am here in California, just finishing up on the electronics so i can maiden this plane this Morming, I will get some sleep later, its been over 100 degrees up here in the high...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 09-14-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 268
Posted By CHELLIE
Hope this cute song will make you smile :) ...

Hope this cute song will make you smile :)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OOgd9hitEAE
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 09-14-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 268
Posted By CHELLIE
Bummer, Sorry to hear your layed up Nigel, get...

Bummer, Sorry to hear your layed up Nigel, get better soon,
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 09-14-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 69
Posted By CHELLIE
Dead Line For the $100.00 Twin Build Contest is Sept. 30

With Nigel in the Hospital, and Pmullen503 Doing a Awesome Interget time consuming build that may not get done by the 15th, I think its just fair to extend the contest for another 2 week, good luck...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 09-14-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,216
Posted By CHELLIE
ThankYou Nigel :$

ThankYou Nigel :$
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 09-14-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,216
Posted By CHELLIE
Ok Its almost Done :D just have to hook up the...

Ok Its almost Done :D just have to hook up the electronics and go fly it ;-) Wish me luck, Maiden flight is Today, Might have to do a all nighters :eek: ;) Take care and have fun.


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Forum: 3D Flying 09-13-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 166
Posted By CHELLIE
Nothing wrong with a wood prop :ws: I like wood...

Nothing wrong with a wood prop :ws: I like wood better than plastic, I like the Zinger Wood props, with larger motors, Wood props work great, the prop does not know if its being turned with a gas...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-13-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
Hi :ws: My Best Guess would be 4 lbs, Taking off...

Hi :ws: My Best Guess would be 4 lbs, Taking off from water takes a lot more power than taking off from land, you will have a lot of drag on the water, and the hull will want to stick to the water, I...
Forum: Foamies 09-13-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 157
Posted By CHELLIE
Before I forget ???? WELCOME TO WATTFLYERS Eric :D

Before I forget ???? WELCOME TO WATTFLYERS Eric :D
Forum: Foamies 09-13-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 157
Posted By CHELLIE
http://www.wattflyer.com/forums/images/icons/icon1...

http://www.wattflyer.com/forums/images/icons/icon1.gif Tian-sheng giant cessna 182
I`m...
Forum: Crash and Safety Forum 09-13-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 1,818
Views: 156,980
Posted By CHELLIE
Bummer, sorry to see it crash on a maiden flight....

Bummer, sorry to see it crash on a maiden flight. it looked to be tail heavy, because it snapped right up in the air, here are a few suggestions.

1. take out any left thrust on the motor

2....
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-13-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
Here is some interesting reading on 4 alternating...

Here is some interesting reading on 4 alternating counter rotating props

http://diydrones.com/forum/topics/overlapping-props-on-multi-copters-1?id=705844%3ATopic%3A1360970&page=3

...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-13-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
Hi Ben :) IMHO having alternating rotating props...

Hi Ben :) IMHO having alternating rotating props will interfere with a Vortex thats being created by the props, imagine the props under water rotating in different directions and being overlapped,...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-12-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
IMHO, its best to have all the motors on one side...

IMHO, its best to have all the motors on one side of the wing to turn in the same direction, the top of the prop to turn towards the fuselage, and to have the motors, angled about 1/2 degree into the...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-12-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
look at the video, at 0:14 seconds, the main wing...

look at the video, at 0:14 seconds, the main wing has about 5 degrees of pos incidence sitting on the water, also look at the Stabilizer assy, it looks to be sitting a 5 degrees also for a reference,...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-12-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
Hi :) Build the Fuselage taller at the hull,...

Hi :) Build the Fuselage taller at the hull, about 1 to 1-1/2" taller, it wont be noticeable, but it will give you a little more prop to water line clearance, have the wing sit at a positive...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-11-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
Diy Thrust Stand

http://www.wattflyer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=73829&highlight=thrust+stand
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-11-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
Hi :ws: the 2000 kv motor should work well for...

Hi :ws: the 2000 kv motor should work well for you, not that much different from the 1800kv motor, I use these motors all the time, and i love them :$ just put a little epoxy where the motor wires...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-11-2014, 03:25 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
I think you will need at least a 5" prop to get...

I think you will need at least a 5" prop to get any thrust, and better to use a 6" x 6 pitch prop to give you the thrust to get off the water
...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-11-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
get the 1800kv version of this micro motor from...

get the 1800kv version of this micro motor from Hobby King, they are out of stock on the 1800kv motors, i think I might have bought them Out with my last order :) I love this little power house, you...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-11-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 522
Posted By CHELLIE
nice looking wing :) ...

nice looking wing :)

http://www.Wattflyer.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=177339&d=1410395870
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