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Forum: General Electric Discussions 06-29-2016, 02:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 332
Posted By yorkiepap
I got these (2) balsa PNP's from Value Hobby....

I got these (2) balsa PNP's from Value Hobby. Both are quite nice & well made. I always do a complete evaluation after unboxing & then list any mods I feel may enhance the plane. Personally, I feel...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 06-24-2016, 12:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,562
Posted By yorkiepap
With all the reports & pics of the twisted...

With all the reports & pics of the twisted fuselages on the XL posted on RCG, I'm glad I waited. We'll see if HH is going to address the issue.

Denny
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-14-2016, 11:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 550
Posted By yorkiepap
I've never trusted any of the Dynam ESC's after...

I've never trusted any of the Dynam ESC's after the first (3) died in short order. I simply replace them with my favorite Turnigy Plush ESC's & never look back. I usually step up with a replacement 5...
Forum: Beginners 05-07-2016, 12:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 535
Posted By yorkiepap
When I go to our club field, I go for the day &...

When I go to our club field, I go for the day & usually have 3 or 4 of my planes/gliders along with a lunch & thermos of coffee. I have my charger w/deep-cycle 12v battery & my field tool box for any...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 04-10-2016, 01:26 AM
Replies: 2,610
Views: 234,006
Posted By yorkiepap
Just finished my Zeta Horton BV38 & ready for...

Just finished my Zeta Horton BV38 & ready for maiden. I did my usual mods after a total evaluation of improvements that would enhance the models' flight performance. Ready for maiden. For a pictorial...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 02-15-2016, 12:22 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,077
Posted By yorkiepap
Ok....I'm in. I'm like DEG....never won...

Ok....I'm in. I'm like DEG....never won anything....

Denny
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 12-04-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,651
Posted By yorkiepap
Hey FW, I was in the same predicament 4yrs ago...

Hey FW,
I was in the same predicament 4yrs ago when I saw one of our club members' JR10X computer radio he brought with one of his airplanes for a "show 'n tell" at a club meeting. I was quite...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 11-30-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,651
Posted By yorkiepap
Hey F-W, I would agree with fhhuber's post(#2)...

Hey F-W,
I would agree with fhhuber's post(#2) as to "jargon" regarding 2.4Ghz. Usually it's the system's transmitting protocols that may be a bit difficult to understand, although each system...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 11-30-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,669
Posted By yorkiepap
Hey Dane, Personally, I wouldn't hesitate to...

Hey Dane,
Personally, I wouldn't hesitate to get the Radian if you want one of the best gliders on the market. I have the Radian, an EP Gentle Lady, The ROC Hobby V-Tail, & an oldie that really...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-30-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 905
Posted By yorkiepap
Hey Roberta, Please don't ignore the Flyzone...

Hey Roberta,
Please don't ignore the Flyzone Sensei. It is the easiest & most gentle flying plane you can get. It is my "go to" bird on every outing & quite capable of handling 10-15mph breezes. I...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 09-02-2015, 02:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 824
Posted By yorkiepap
Glad to hear some of you are satisfied with the...

Glad to hear some of you are satisfied with the FS-i10. I purchased one when they first came out as I really wanted the telemetry attributes that my JR10X didn't have for all my gliders. When I...
Forum: Scale E-Powered Aircraft 07-28-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 806
Posted By yorkiepap
Pilatus Porter PC-6...

I'm ready to maiden my new ArtTech(HK-East) Pilatus Porter PC-6 after extensive modifications to improve the LG/Dropbay/wingmounting/CF reinforcements. This is a beautiful scale model w/1700mm W/S,...
Forum: Vintage and old timer models 07-27-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 874
Posted By yorkiepap
Jasco Flamingo...

Hey guys,
I'm curious to see if any others may be still flying this superb "lazy man's" bird. I picked mine up at a local RC flea market a couple years ago complete with a 2S elec. geared motor,...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 07-05-2015, 03:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,149
Posted By yorkiepap
Hey sportflyer, I fly my Radian for strictly...

Hey sportflyer,
I fly my Radian for strictly thermaling & relaxing. It is the best glider for beginners there is. Now, if you want to add a bit of excitement, the ROCHobby V-Tail will give you...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 06-27-2015, 03:25 AM
Replies: 2,610
Views: 234,006
Posted By yorkiepap
ROCHobby V-Tail Glider....

I finally got to maiden my ROCHobby V-Tail glider this week. Full house w/ail & flaps, 2200mm w/s. It is all stock except for the 4' CF wing rod that replaced the stock one. Superb flight...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 05-08-2015, 03:19 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,837
Posted By yorkiepap
My bro' & I(we're twins) turned 71 in Dec & we...

My bro' & I(we're twins) turned 71 in Dec & we both still stay very active although retired officially. I still do p/t work in my welding/mach./fab shop & my bro' builds Chevy race engines p/t now...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-05-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2,610
Views: 234,006
Posted By yorkiepap
I just finished my newest, the HK(Art Tech)...

I just finished my newest, the HK(Art Tech) Pilatus Porter PC-6 that I did some interesting mods to make it much better. It's ready for maiden. The build/mods can be viewed at RCG here:...
Forum: Beginners 03-20-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,465
Posted By yorkiepap
@cj2563: +1 w/jpeggy regarding the Flyzone...

@cj2563: +1 w/jpeggy regarding the Flyzone Sensei. IMO, it is one of the best beginner/trainer planes on the market & the best plane for 4ch advancement. The Sensei is my goto "relax-mode" plane &...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-09-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 2,610
Views: 234,006
Posted By yorkiepap
Hey GG, Those mounts are gonna go shortly. I...

Hey GG,
Those mounts are gonna go shortly. I left them on to get a good fit of the telescoping tubes. I'm gonna take them out, cut a piece of ply & epoxy it in place, then make an alum. strut mount...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-09-2015, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2,610
Views: 234,006
Posted By yorkiepap
ArtTech 1700mm Pilatus Porter PC-6

Last week my Art Tech(HK) 1700mm w/s Pilatus Porter PC-6 arrived from the HK East Warehouse.....thankfully with ZERO damage(DHS). I did a total evaluation prior to initiating the assembly. I saw...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 02-28-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 15,900
Posted By yorkiepap
I have yet to see a combination that has better...

I have yet to see a combination that has better visibility than black & white. I painted the bottoms of the starboard wing & horiz. stab flat black on both my Radian & ROCHobby V-Tail. Whether cloudy...
Forum: Foamies 02-16-2015, 03:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 659
Posted By yorkiepap
Hey j, My Sensei is one of my favorites. Mine...

Hey j,
My Sensei is one of my favorites. Mine is all stock except I went to 3" tires for our clubs' grass field, made a plastic shroud to cover the drop bay servo/linkage, & most importantly, do...
Forum: Scale E-Powered Aircraft 10-05-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,224
Posted By yorkiepap
Dornier Do-27 by Air Epic.....

When I read the review, build, & video of this great scale STOL, I had to have it. The size is perfect, superb detail, & quite simple to assemble. I ordered one from BH & it arrived in 5 days with...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-07-2014, 01:00 AM
Replies: 2,610
Views: 234,006
Posted By yorkiepap
This is my newest hangar addition. Air Epic...

This is my newest hangar addition. Air Epic Dornier DO-27 from BH. Very easy to assemble & modify & a very attractive SCALE airplane. Will maiden shortly. Here's some pics & link....

Denny
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Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 08-27-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,616
Posted By yorkiepap
Hey FlyWheel, The radio that will fill your...

Hey FlyWheel,
The radio that will fill your needs with your listed parameters is the JR10X with easy-to-use touchscreen programming, 10 model mem., all the tail mixes you would need, & give you a...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 04-10-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 2,610
Views: 234,006
Posted By yorkiepap
I wanted another "mid-size" warbird for flying in...

I wanted another "mid-size" warbird for flying in my back yard that adjoins a nice 55acre farm. I have the micro T-28 that is fun & very easy to fly, albeit the wind reeks havoc. Just picked up the...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 03-26-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,117
Posted By yorkiepap
GeeezusKrist Nigel, YOU are really taking this...

GeeezusKrist Nigel, YOU are really taking this personally, aren't you? My responses weren't directed towards anyone.....and, no, I have not misunderstood anything. You need not to correct me for...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 03-26-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,117
Posted By yorkiepap
Wow! Seems that a personal viewpoint & personal...

Wow! Seems that a personal viewpoint & personal opinion have raised some hackles. Whatever choices we each make is ours....live with that decision & either find satisfaction or rejection...then make...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 03-25-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,117
Posted By yorkiepap
Red face I really fail to understand why, when a new Tx is...

I really fail to understand why, when a new Tx is introduced, the first parameter the computer "geeks" look for is whether it can be "hacked" or not. This is a new radio system with 10ch, color...
Forum: ParkFlyers 03-21-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,435
Posted By yorkiepap
I still use my ever-faithful flagship JR10X's on...

I still use my ever-faithful flagship JR10X's on both 72Mhz(SelScan module) & 2.4Ghz(Spektrum DM-9 module) with NO issues. With 2.4Ghz, I fly nothing but Spektrum AR400 & AR600's full range & not a...
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