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Forum: Power Systems 09-03-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,867
Posted By mybad
http://www.corrosionx.com/electronics.html ...

http://www.corrosionx.com/electronics.html

Corrosion-X has long been used by float-flyers to protect their electronics. You actually soak the ESC and receiver in it, and let it drip dry. I have...
Forum: Power Systems 09-02-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,867
Posted By mybad
Well, it was inside the fuselage exactly where...

Well, it was inside the fuselage exactly where the original ESC was. It could have gotten wet, but I had soaked it in Corrosion-x an hour earlier.
Forum: Power Systems 08-31-2013, 05:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,867
Posted By mybad
I have a similar but more specific question

I have a similar but more specific question

I upgraded my Super Cub ... flew it on floats several times ... and my ESC burned up. Here is my setup. What went wrong?

30 amp ESC
Turnigy Park...
Forum: Aircraft Reviews 03-10-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 44,347
Posted By mybad
Just got one today!

I just picked up one of these at a swap meet. $30. It was the older brushed version with the FM radio and NiMH battery pack. It also came with the original owners manual which states it has a 40...
Forum: Foamies 02-23-2013, 01:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,685
Posted By mybad
Mine Flies GREAT!!!

Picked one of these up at a local swap meet!:$

It is in a "tractor" configuration, and has the servos embedded in the very front of the saucer with carbon fiber servo rods running around the...
Forum: Beginners 11-27-2011, 04:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,071
Posted By mybad
maybe this will help. No personal...

maybe this will help.

No personal experience doing this, but it looks very methodical.

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1136470
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-27-2011, 02:59 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,039
Posted By mybad
Casino winnings!

Seriously.;)

I have barely spent a cent of my own money on a new heli or plane.:tc:

I used money I got for Christmas on my mcx2 heli.:D

In March, I got $200 for opening a new checking...
Forum: Beginners 10-28-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 899
Posted By mybad
Tape it up ASAP!

I know a brand new plane looks all nice and shiney, but believe me, it won't look that way for long. YOU'RE GONNA CRASH IT! It may not be a big crash, just a landing mishap, but it is going to...
Forum: Beginners 09-12-2011, 02:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,202
Posted By mybad
THAT was step one. For step two, spend $21 on a...

THAT was step one. For step two, spend $21 on a set of floats to really increase the fun!!! Then spend $521 for a kayak to retrieve it when the inevitable happens.

But seriously, float flying...
Forum: Beginners 08-21-2011, 04:50 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 9,405
Posted By mybad
"However when I went to the LHS the white gear...

"However when I went to the LHS the white gear and gear box set was the only one the sold."

I'm a little confused (typical for me). I've replaced the gearbox assembly several times. It's always...
Forum: Beginners 08-20-2011, 09:57 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 9,405
Posted By mybad
Sorry to hear all the problems you're having. ...

Sorry to hear all the problems you're having.

FWIW, I've also experienced the loud grinding sound ... more than once. It wasn't always the same cause.

I have had bad luck with a firewall...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-25-2011, 12:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,268
Posted By mybad
Thanks for the welcome Hank! That SWITCH...

Thanks for the welcome Hank!

That SWITCH looks really cool, I must admit. But if you're a beginner and going to learn on your own without an instructor, the Super Cub is still a good choice. ...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-24-2011, 04:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,268
Posted By mybad
SC and DX6i Nice Combo

Coming from helis, the Super Cub is my first plane.

This plane is NOT SLOW! As a beginner, I have to be really careful not to fly it out of sight! Of course, that is at WOT, but it still covers...
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