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Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets Today, 04:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 40
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Cool. Will be a Freewing Rebel or Stinger....

Cool. Will be a Freewing Rebel or Stinger. (Probably Rebel.)
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets Today, 03:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 40
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Need some help choosing. Freewing, Dynam, or others.

Hey all,

I am interested in an EDF. You guys are gonna fall over laughing, but here are my choices:

1. UMX Habu. (Or Habu S)
2. Dynam Meteor.
3. Freewing Stinger (Hobbyking version)
4....
Forum: General Electric Discussions Today, 02:17 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
We tested the trailer. Ever watch a movie about...

We tested the trailer. Ever watch a movie about an earthquake?

Here goes:

http://youtu.be/buh-ycYdXlY

Just drove around yard and hit every hole and rough spot. Nothing fell, and it was...
Forum: General Electric Discussions Today, 02:02 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Got the table and chair holder done. Nothing...

Got the table and chair holder done. Nothing special.

Will screw into wall.
Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 10:28 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
It has vents. It is not insulated though. ...

It has vents. It is not insulated though.

I would imagine they would probably spend nights often in the trailer. (They've done that on occasion in my car too.)

So I may have the trailer...
Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 10:24 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Aww man. Got another idea. Using screws and or...

Aww man. Got another idea. Using screws and or dowels, and a piece of 2x2 or the PVC, I can make a brace that goes into the 3/4 PVC arms and hooks to the floor with a pin.

See what you guys...
Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 10:00 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Now on to the table and chairs... I am using a...

Now on to the table and chairs... I am using a small folding table (or two) and 5 of the camping fold out chairs like the image. Plan is for a permanently mounted frame like an umbrella holder. Just...
Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 09:47 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
She's a 10! (No seriously... Here's my rack with...

She's a 10! (No seriously... Here's my rack with 10 planes.)

Still room for 2 more on the bottom floor. I was worried about the SFG's but they're ok if you flip the smaller 42" and down...
Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 07:58 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
The tables idea was the plan... Fold down table...

The tables idea was the plan... Fold down table from door "Ironing Board style", that's just sick. I like it!

This go-around everything will be permanently mounted. As I mess around with it, I...
Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 07:54 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Yeah. I got the foam on there. Just lucked up and...

Yeah. I got the foam on there. Just lucked up and the original plan (Dollar Tree Pool Noodles...) changed as I found 6 foot sections or real foam insulation for that pipe size for the same price.
Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 05:14 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
It's a 6x12 V Nose... so.... 6 wide x 12...

It's a 6x12 V Nose... so....

6 wide x 12 long = 72 sqft up to start of V.
V is 6 wide, 2 long, so basically 6 more sqft.
Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 05:09 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Help me think this through... My rack is...

Help me think this through...

My rack is less than perfectly rigid, but that should provide some cushioning effect for the planes. It's 3/4 Schedule 40 PVC so slightly bendable, but not...
Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 04:38 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Oh man... I gotta dig up my old picture of the...

Oh man... I gotta dig up my old picture of the Rodeo loaded up for HHAEFI last year. I got a feeling I would have less hangar rash if I flipped the trailer. (In spite of all that it was well worth...
Forum: 3D Flying Yesterday, 04:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By GunnyJeeves
OOOOH!!! One more thing... For buddy boxing.. ...

OOOOH!!! One more thing... For buddy boxing..

With a DX6i you need to make all the settings the same, so that plane takes a model memory spot on BOTH radios... (Master and Slave).

On the...
Forum: 3D Flying Yesterday, 04:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Thank you for that. As a programmer, I was...

Thank you for that. As a programmer, I was literally offended.

For the record, I do believe that it has been addressed in the DX9 and I would imagine the new DX6 also, but in my case, we got...
Forum: 3D Flying Yesterday, 03:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By GunnyJeeves
I have issues not in getting it to work, but HOW...

I have issues not in getting it to work, but HOW it works...

To have success, you box dx6i to dx6i (or better) with the same program settings and even same clicks of trim.

If you do a basic...
Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 03:02 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Final on rack 1. Added extra support on the...

Final on rack 1.

Added extra support on the top.

Also added brackets to the rails.
Forum: 3D Flying 03-25-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Nope.. Not done ranting... Watch this video....

Nope.. Not done ranting...

Watch this video. He is not a professional pilot, but watch closely the crack yak. Notice the coupling (NONE) and moreover notice his rudder corrections in torque...
Forum: 3D Flying 03-25-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Here's some history: 5 of us fly. So we...

Here's some history:

5 of us fly. So we share a radio, or have 5 radios.

Initially - share a dx6i. Awesome radio. Till I buddy boxed it. (That crap was an insult.)
Looked at others. Bought a...
Forum: 3D Flying 03-25-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By GunnyJeeves
I am a Hobbyking fan-boy all the way! But owning...

I am a Hobbyking fan-boy all the way! But owning these "high end" options was the only way to tell if it is worth it.

In the case of the airframe, that's a resounding YES. Balance, lack of...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-25-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
One more idea... I may make the racks foldable....

One more idea... I may make the racks foldable. Just a couple of hinges and some kind of lock pin would work.

See idea below.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-25-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
My plan is like this: 1. The V will be...

My plan is like this:

1. The V will be for comfort / convenience items.
2. One wall will be for small (Shelves)/medium (racks) models.
3. Other wall will be for large model wings.
4....
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-25-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Medium Plane Rack. (Holds 12 planes 42-60 inch...

Medium Plane Rack. (Holds 12 planes 42-60 inch WS.)

Each stack holds 5 planes with one on ground. On bottom (ground) must be large and small plane so the wings will mesh.

Dimensions (Each Rack,...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-25-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 531
Posted By GunnyJeeves
No means a glider expert here, but turn more with...

No means a glider expert here, but turn more with rudder, less with ailerons.

Two types of turning... "Bank and Yank" - Uses no rudder, bank plane sideways, and yank it the direction you want...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-25-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Right now it is way low tech... Just a giant...

Right now it is way low tech... Just a giant plastic tub. We take that to the field, then a bunch of cookie tins. We put used batteries in the tins to keep em separated.

I have a mix of batteries...
Forum: 3D Flying 03-25-2015, 03:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 840
Posted By GunnyJeeves
I can finally answer this question with something...

I can finally answer this question with something tangible!

In programming a 3d plane, you program out any coupling...

After owning a Twisted Hobbys plane now, they have virtually no coupling...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-25-2015, 03:25 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 754
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Cool. I am planning something similar. The V is 2...

Cool. I am planning something similar. The V is 2 foot by 6 foot, so table top and shelves above it.

I got my plane racks for my medium planes done today.

Each rack is two 6 foot long 2x2 poles...
Forum: 3D Flying 03-24-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 441
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Oh yeah... one more thing. Having flown...

Oh yeah... one more thing.

Having flown 3D profiles a lot, (some scratchbuilt... some HK Kits... and more recently some Twisted Hobbys and expensive options...) I can tell you what I see as the...
Forum: 3D Flying 03-24-2015, 02:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 441
Posted By GunnyJeeves
You'll LOVE this then... Having 5 since they all...

You'll LOVE this then... Having 5 since they all look alike, we got the colored Futaba sticks. They fit right on.

So you have like $2-5 options for changing the sticks. Maybe not tension, but...
Forum: 3D Flying 03-24-2015, 04:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 441
Posted By GunnyJeeves
Just saw the 9XR radio there. How is that thing...

Just saw the 9XR radio there. How is that thing doing for ya?

Just so you know, our 5 of em are doing great! In two years we had one OrangeRX module go bad, but that's it.
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