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Forum: UAV / FPV 06-24-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,616
Posted By TopSpin
Looks like the FAA have spoken. I wonder if the...

Looks like the FAA have spoken. I wonder if the AMA will provide an easy way to obtain a waiver to fly that mode.

Another question that comes to mind is, what if someone is simply flying a quad...
Forum: UAV / FPV 06-24-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,616
Posted By TopSpin
Really... The Latvian SF won't let you talk...

Really... The Latvian SF won't let you talk huh?:) When we did use passports they were diplomatic but in many cases none at all. Perhaps you didn't fully understand the job description. And an AK-47...
Forum: UAV / FPV 06-24-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,616
Posted By TopSpin
I was the Airborne and Special Operations...

I was the Airborne and Special Operations Evaluator and Systems Team Chairman for the US Army for 18 out of my 31 years of DOD service. I suppose you could say we protected a lot of interests the...
Forum: UAV / FPV 06-24-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,616
Posted By TopSpin
Everyone keeps harping on what is right and...

Everyone keeps harping on what is right and wrong. The kid at the center of this issue did not do anything wrong as far as the local authorities are concerned.

Since none of us were actually...
Forum: UAV / FPV 06-23-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,616
Posted By TopSpin
I agree with you that it should just fade away...

I agree with you that it should just fade away and it will in due course.



Fortunately you needn't worry about that unless you have moved to the United States so I wonder why you would even...
Forum: UAV / FPV 06-23-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,616
Posted By TopSpin
I don't see where this will hurt the hobby. I...

I don't see where this will hurt the hobby. I have seen a lot of posts that tend to blame the pilot yet I didn't see him do anything wrong. I saw a bellicose ugly woman beating him up, probably...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 08-30-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,463
Posted By TopSpin
Finally maidened it on Saturday the 24th of Aug,...

Finally maidened it on Saturday the 24th of Aug, nothing like waiting almost a year.:D

Anyway it flew like a dream and is amazingly fast. Only problem is that I puffed two 1800 mah 65C...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 07-19-2013, 05:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,463
Posted By TopSpin
Great video GBLynden. This is hard to believe...

Great video GBLynden. This is hard to believe but I have yet to fly mine. I have only flown four times since May, had a death in the family so things have been a little stressed. Anyway, good...
Forum: Company Discussions 04-02-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,687
Posted By TopSpin
Yeah but those are like the worlds finest...

Yeah but those are like the worlds finest batteries. Honestly I don't know what their deal is, I sent them an email and they wrote back and told me to go ahead and order what I want and they would...
Forum: Company Discussions 04-02-2013, 03:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,687
Posted By TopSpin
Thanks for the info on China Battery, I'll have...

Thanks for the info on China Battery, I'll have to give them a try.
Forum: Company Discussions 04-01-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,687
Posted By TopSpin
I was really sorry to see Leaders go under they...

I was really sorry to see Leaders go under they had great deals on motors and ESC's. I have seen the EMP mtors at Headsup RC and the prices are still not bad plus the shipping is cheap. So Headsup...
Forum: Pattern aircraft 03-31-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,263
Posted By TopSpin
Hi dahawk, I'm back. I had to have a second...

Hi dahawk, I'm back. I had to have a second operation on my eye but it is really great and I can see again.

Anyway there is no reason not to just cut the foam section out in the current battery...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 03-21-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,585
Posted By TopSpin
Matt, if you have not already bought the receiver...

Matt, if you have not already bought the receiver this might be a better choice. Even though I prefer Spektrum they are pricey and I have used this little receiver and they work pretty well.
...
Forum: Pattern aircraft 03-12-2013, 05:35 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,263
Posted By TopSpin
I have a plain Formosa box but the Formosa II...

I have a plain Formosa box but the Formosa II won't fit in it. I have had a buch of GWS stuff, mostly warbirds but also Pico moth, 400 Tigermoth, and several slow sticks.

Right now besides the...
Forum: Pattern aircraft 03-11-2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,263
Posted By TopSpin
I was really surprised when mine came. There was...

I was really surprised when mine came. There was an outer box but no inner box, GWS now packages their planes in plastic bags.

I agree with Mike that it's hard to believe that GWS is still...
Forum: Company Discussions 03-05-2013, 05:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,224
Posted By TopSpin
Funny how they use the word Help in help line. ...

Funny how they use the word Help in help line. More like waste your time till you go away line.
Forum: Pattern aircraft 02-28-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,263
Posted By TopSpin
Hey Hawk,,,,You can build it with or without LG,...

Hey Hawk,,,,You can build it with or without LG, it comes with it and they will roll off of grass if it's not too tall. I never use the landing gear and just toss them. I put a piece of clear tape...
Forum: Pattern aircraft 02-28-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,263
Posted By TopSpin
Right you are and this is the motor that is going...

Right you are and this is the motor that is going in it. https://www.leaderhobby.com/product.asp?ID=9394001224285

I'll be running an APC 11X5E prop and a 3S 40C 2600 Lipo. This should hual it...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 02-27-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,463
Posted By TopSpin
That won't be for a few week Matt, my very next...

That won't be for a few week Matt, my very next build is a Formosa II that I'm posting in the pattern planes forum.
Forum: Pattern aircraft 02-27-2013, 10:18 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 10,263
Posted By TopSpin
EPO Formosa II

I just recieved my Formosa II from HeadsupRC and it is definetly heavier than the old EPP foam version. I ordered it on Saturday and it showed up on Wednesday, not bad and with $2.00 shipping it's...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 02-23-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,463
Posted By TopSpin
Looks like this will be my next soup up project. ...

Looks like this will be my next soup up project.

http://www.wholesaletrains.com/Detailair.asp?ID=200822776
Forum: Warbird Electrics 02-17-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,340
Posted By TopSpin
Very nice planes guys, I really love the FW-190. ...

Very nice planes guys, I really love the FW-190. I will post some pics of mine also just for fun. I really like that Tian Sheng model, it looks like I have seen it under another brand name byt hey,...
Forum: Company Discussions 02-05-2013, 10:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,862
Posted By TopSpin
I guess it depends on where you are but here in...

I guess it depends on where you are but here in the US shipping a plane from China can almost double the price and often times they arrive broken and/or missing parts which you can't get from HK.
...
Forum: Company Discussions 02-05-2013, 04:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,862
Posted By TopSpin
The thing is that the shipping cost shown on the...

The thing is that the shipping cost shown on the checkout page somehow changes when you submit your order. I have seen it time and again but like I said if you add the cost of the shipping to the...
Forum: Company Discussions 02-04-2013, 10:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,862
Posted By TopSpin
They are not just passing them on, they are...

They are not just passing them on, they are inflating them to make extra profit.
Forum: Company Discussions 02-04-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,862
Posted By TopSpin
They have always padded shipping charges but in...

They have always padded shipping charges but in the past it was not a large amount and even with the higher than average shipping costs you could still get a deal.

Today the scale is tipping the...
Forum: Company Discussions 02-03-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By TopSpin
So was mine.. You made an assumption.:p>

So was mine.. You made an assumption.:p>
Forum: Company Discussions 02-02-2013, 05:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By TopSpin
They got hacked by someone in the Middle East. ...

They got hacked by someone in the Middle East. Since there are plenty of other very good discount hobby vendors it's not even an issue. Low Price RC, Leaders Hobby, and RC Castle come to mind as...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 01-26-2013, 04:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,254
Posted By TopSpin
Mattman0182, when you get more experienced at...

Mattman0182, when you get more experienced at building and flying here is a Zero that you can build and set up to any level of performance you like without spending a lot of money.

Plane:...
Forum: Company Discussions 01-21-2013, 05:16 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 9,383
Posted By TopSpin
Ohhh, that explains those nasty sores and ny hair...

Ohhh, that explains those nasty sores and ny hair falling out. I'm gonna have to quit messing around with those neutrons.:D
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