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Forum: General Electric Discussions Today, 01:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 103
Posted By pizzano
I think you're correct Robbins......a couple of...

I think you're correct Robbins......a couple of years back my son (who was a hardcore PC & XBox gamer....beta tested COD MW3 for Sledgehammer, even got paid) would attest to the gamer controller...
Forum: Micro Sized Electric Helicopters Yesterday, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 54
Posted By pizzano
Personally, I did not take that step when I got...

Personally, I did not take that step when I got into heli's......neither of those two models were around at that time. So I started with larger coax models, then Honey Bee type fixed pitch, then 450...
Forum: General RC E-Heli Talk 08-16-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 81
Posted By pizzano
"I actually flown it this way six or seven times...

"I actually flown it this way six or seven times and it help up ok."

Curious how much of a difference + it made with your performance......?

I've seen the performance of TT nitro's stretched...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 08-15-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 964
Posted By pizzano
The first "Ugly Stick" design released for public...

The first "Ugly Stick" design released for public consumption in 1966 is the most built and copied RC aircraft in the industry....to date, there's very little design, construction methods or...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 08-15-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 166
Posted By pizzano
Congrad's on your son's acceptance to Virginia...

Congrad's on your son's acceptance to Virginia Tech......his career path will certainly have a very sound foundation.

I too suffered "seperation" anxiety and depression when my best friend and...
Forum: Multi-Rotors 08-15-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By pizzano
leadpan.....great job! Especially since I...

leadpan.....great job!

Especially since I remember when you started and how far you have come since then......;)

I to wondered about the visibility and orientation of a clear acrylic frame,...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-13-2014, 02:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 85
Posted By pizzano
Here's a great review of this toy: ...

Here's a great review of this toy:

http://www.droneflyers.com/2013/08/wl-toys-v262-quadcopter-first-look-and-review/

It really is considered a throw-away....brushed motors which gear drive...
Forum: Beginners 08-12-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 134
Posted By pizzano
Here's three clubs in your area...all AMA...

Here's three clubs in your area...all AMA sanctioned:



www.temeculavalleyflyers.org (http://www.temeculavalleyflyers.org)

http://mvfclub.com/


http://fallbrookrcflyers.com/
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 08-12-2014, 06:38 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 964
Posted By pizzano
Here's a few examples of what more sophisticated...

Here's a few examples of what more sophisticated innovation can provide using existing airframe concepts....

As seen in the Model Aviation magazine a few months ago:
...
Forum: Flight Simulators 08-11-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 229
Posted By pizzano
"The CW...CCW represents the material they are...

"The CW...CCW represents the material they are made of....some kind of carbon fiber/poly blend."

Yes, CW relates to the "clockwise" rotation and CCW relates to the "counter clockwise" rotation...
Forum: Flight Simulators 08-11-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 229
Posted By pizzano
Sounds like someone is extremely new to the RC...

Sounds like someone is extremely new to the RC and quads....

The 1045 is the prop size......10" diameter 4.5 degrees of pitch.

The R represents reversed....you should have two with an R and...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-11-2014, 02:13 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 465
Posted By pizzano
I agree....the first purchase should be a good...

I agree....the first purchase should be a good radio.

Save up......get something NEW that will be around for awhile, reliable, servicable, simple learning curve, self contained and programable.
...
Forum: Beginners 08-10-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By pizzano
Depending on the age of your Mac OS......it will...

Depending on the age of your Mac OS......it will be a hassle to "incorporate" Windows XP, Vista, 7 or 8. The older versions of Windows are no longer supported (XP, Vista and soon 7)....and Mac...
Forum: General RC E-Heli Talk 08-10-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 162
Posted By pizzano
Sorry I can't be more help....not at all familiar...

Sorry I can't be more help....not at all familiar with the Turnigy 9xr or your FBL......I'm old school...after spending 7 years and over a couple of grand just keeping my "fly-bar" birds in the...
Forum: Multi-Rotors 08-10-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 100
Posted By pizzano
These may help.....: ...

These may help.....:

http://www.multirotorforums.com/archive/index.php/t-16608.html

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1881544
...
Forum: General RC E-Heli Talk 08-10-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 162
Posted By pizzano
Sounds like the throttle cut switch is not solely...

Sounds like the throttle cut switch is not solely dedicated to kill the power....or...I'm not sure what TX you are using or how you have your rates set....but if the bird "just shot up in the air"...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 08-09-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 964
Posted By pizzano
http://i1184.photobucket.com/albums/z335/keepertea...

http://i1184.photobucket.com/albums/z335/keeperteacher/3451-LEGO-Sopwith-Camel.jpg (http://s1184.photobucket.com/user/keeperteacher/media/3451-LEGO-Sopwith-Camel.jpg.html)
...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-09-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 514
Posted By pizzano
There Trans-gender plugs......:D

There Trans-gender plugs......:D
Forum: Beginners 08-09-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 179
Posted By pizzano
This is the only one I've ever heard of that runs...

This is the only one I've ever heard of that runs well on a Mac OS....outside of those that need Windows 7 or better intergrated with Mac like Clearview, Phoenix and Great Planes:
...
Forum: General RC E-Heli Talk 08-09-2014, 04:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 169
Posted By pizzano
I did a "little" research on the Hubsan X4 FPV...

I did a "little" research on the Hubsan X4 FPV after it had been out about 6 months....seems it's popularity is more Euro and Asian....not real big here in the States.......it's protocol is entirely...
Forum: Beginners 08-08-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 386
Posted By pizzano
Best Brand - Relative to What Factors....?

Like stated previously and probably more to come.....

It's all relative to many factors.....predominantly what most folks personally find to their liking.

Although there are many...
Forum: Power Systems 08-08-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By pizzano
E-Flite or Equal Electric Conversion Table

A buddy of mine and are working on a conversion, E-flight Funtana. We ran across this last night.

Thought it might be usefull to a few serious flyers

The table that provides a few...
Forum: Standard & Large E-Heli Talk 08-07-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 158
Posted By pizzano
I converted every 450 I owned to CNC main rotor...

I converted every 450 I owned to CNC main rotor and complete tail rotor assemblies....ABS/plastic may be cheaper, but the wear and tear over time (and mishaps) CNC is 1000 times better.

If you...
Forum: Standard & Large E-Heli Talk 08-07-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 158
Posted By pizzano
"Could the tail blades be too large, and when I...

"Could the tail blades be too large, and when I have it rudder it put too much stress on the housing"

Yep.....as a general rule with collective pitch, never cheat on the tail rotor blade or tail...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-06-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 177
Posted By pizzano
I hear ya Gary.......although I work in and with...

I hear ya Gary.......although I work in and with "technology", KISS is what I prefer as well for my relaxation.

It took me many years to convert over to a "programmable" transmitter. I used the...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-06-2014, 06:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 177
Posted By pizzano
From the AR636 manual....... Using the...

From the AR636 manual.......

Using the AR636 Receiver With AS3X
By default, AS3X technology is turned off in AR636 receivers. Before activating AS3X, you will need to properly install the...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-06-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 177
Posted By pizzano
One drawback (if is considered one) is that the...

One drawback (if is considered one) is that the Parkzone and E-Flite planes are geared towards Spektrum......TX/RX compatibility. Particularly the BNF & PNP.

The AS3X models are similarly more...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-05-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 179
Posted By pizzano
Prop-savers are a great idea......however, the...

Prop-savers are a great idea......however, the planes I mentioned are little large and prop torque just throws the bands off after a few power dives and climbs.......we've tried a few, no happy faces...
Forum: Foamies 08-05-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 16,282
Posted By pizzano
I've seen those $10.00 Air Hogs recently at...

I've seen those $10.00 Air Hogs recently at Target and Walmart as well.....must still be an interest in them....they do look like an interesting conversion project.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-05-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 179
Posted By pizzano
A few of the guys I fly with that prefer belly...

A few of the guys I fly with that prefer belly flops use collapsible props......a few that don't, use esc's with brake compensation.....other than that, they take their chances........three of the...
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