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Forum: Combat 06-14-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 803
Posted By Dane McGee
Yep, this was the last combat event for the...

Yep, this was the last combat event for the Wichita area unless someone steps up to the plate and takes it on for next year. Bill the CD is moving to Florida and plans to hold some events there.
...
Forum: Combat 06-13-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 803
Posted By Dane McGee
Debrief: The Final Anarchy Over Afton was...

Debrief:

The Final Anarchy Over Afton was one to remember. Pilots from Ohio, California, Kansas and Texas converged on the beautiful Afton Lake Flying site to duke it out in 28 rounds of RC Combat...
Forum: Combat 06-13-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 483
Posted By Dane McGee
Texoma Summer Combat, Saturday June 21, 2014

Texoma Summer Combat, Saturday June 21, 2014

Pete Darter Flying Field , Sherman Texas

6 plus rounds of Limited B Combat and 6 plus rounds of Scale 2948 Combat

Pilot meeting 9:30, start...
Forum: Combat 05-28-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 803
Posted By Dane McGee
3 Day RCCA Combat Event, Wichita, KS May 30-June 1, 2014

The Wichita Radio Control Club will be hosting a 3 day RCCA Combat Event May 31 - June 1, 2014 at the Lake Afton Aerodome near Wichita, Kansas

3 full days of hair on fire combat featuring 2948...
Forum: Combat 12-02-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,800
Posted By Dane McGee
Here's a pic of my newest Gnat using a simpler...

Here's a pic of my newest Gnat using a simpler wing attachment method:

http://imageshack.us/a/img831/3822/005mak.jpg



http://imageshack.us/a/img705/4950/001cbh.jpg
...
Forum: Combat 11-22-2012, 12:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,800
Posted By Dane McGee
New All SPAD Combat Class

In an effort to introduce new combat flyers to thrill of RC Combat, the Radio Control Combat Association created a new all SPAD Combat class featuring the SPAD GNAT
Cheap and easy to build, durable...
Forum: Combat 11-24-2011, 03:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,299
Posted By Dane McGee
......Outstanding, looks like fun!

......Outstanding, looks like fun!
Forum: Combat 06-16-2011, 11:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,299
Posted By Dane McGee
Looks great as long as you have zero wind.

Looks great as long as you have zero wind.
Forum: Combat 05-09-2011, 11:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,355
Posted By Dane McGee
Excellent E-Combat Article in MA

For more E-SSC info, check out the RC Combat article in Model Aviation.
Very nice.
Forum: Combat 04-07-2011, 01:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,684
Posted By Dane McGee
EPBuddy and Progressive are the only two...

EPBuddy and Progressive are the only two stateside that I'm aware of have the icharger. There may be others. There is a very active support group for the ichargers on the forums and thats one reason...
Forum: Combat 04-04-2011, 02:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,684
Posted By Dane McGee
Never used the logview. I like the...

Never used the logview.

I like the ichargers really well. The 20 amp model would be a good one too. My 3010 was a plug and play. I pulled it out of the box and immediately went to charging.
...
Forum: Combat 04-04-2011, 01:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,684
Posted By Dane McGee
I use a icharger 3010 and parallel charging...

I use a icharger 3010 and parallel charging cables so I can charge up to 6 packs at a time. I charge at 2C so 6 batts at 4.4 per is 26.4 amps.....at a contest I will charge 2 packs at a time at 8.8...
Forum: Combat 04-03-2011, 05:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,684
Posted By Dane McGee
I'm sorry for the confusion. I made a typo in my...

I'm sorry for the confusion. I made a typo in my previous post.


I am running 2-3s 2200 batteries in series making 6S total.

No problems with 6S on the 35-30-1100 kv but 6S will smoke a...
Forum: Combat 04-02-2011, 02:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,684
Posted By Dane McGee
I get 8x3 props from my local hobby...

I get 8x3 props from my local hobby store.......They are available from tower or most of the other large domestic hobby retailers or from MA.

The battery config is 3S2P

Keep in mind that the...
Forum: Combat 03-30-2011, 11:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,684
Posted By Dane McGee
Yes, the 8x3 is the only legal prop in SSC...

Yes, the 8x3 is the only legal prop in SSC regardless of power system. The electric system that I mentioned will swing the 8x3 at well over the 17,500 rpm limit.

I set the rpm every time I...
Forum: Combat 11-30-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,684
Posted By Dane McGee
This is the current SSC setup that is being used...

This is the current SSC setup that is being used in Texas.

Turnigy SK 3530 1100.......Hobby King $16.95
Turnigy Sentry 40 ESC........ " $21.95
Zippy 3S 2200 20C........... " ...
Forum: Combat 06-15-2010, 12:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,308
Posted By Dane McGee
E-SSC Video

Here's a video of a full round of SSC. Approx half electric and half IC.

This should answer alotta questions about E-SSC performance VS IC.

Enjoy!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2E6DrFY30G4
Forum: Combat 06-15-2010, 12:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,518
Posted By Dane McGee
Yep with elevons cg has to be right on...

Yep with elevons cg has to be right on ..........and too much elevator will snap um. Dial down elev on high rates till no snap then dial down an additional 15% for low rates.
Forum: Combat 06-14-2010, 08:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,518
Posted By Dane McGee
.........sorry didn't get it.

.........sorry didn't get it.
Forum: Combat 06-13-2010, 03:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,518
Posted By Dane McGee
.........Hobby King SS brand esc 40-50 amp...

.........Hobby King SS brand esc 40-50 amp $11.00, ............then Plush 40 esc for $21.00 or so and the Turnigy Sentry for about the same price.

Is that a Texas Flugwerks Kit? I've never seen...
Forum: Combat 05-19-2010, 01:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,786
Posted By Dane McGee
I simply use a mount made from 2" x 2" x 1/16...

I simply use a mount made from 2" x 2" x 1/16 alum angle that is screwed to the bottom of the fuse........which in this case is a piece of 3/8" poplar. On an Axe it would be very easy

The Turnigy...
Forum: Combat 05-17-2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,786
Posted By Dane McGee
This is the current SSC setup that is being used...

This is the current SSC setup that is being used in Texas.

Turnigy SK 3530 1100.......Hobby King $16.95
Turnigy Sentry 40 ESC........ " $21.95
Zippy 3S 2200 20C........... " ...
Forum: Combat 05-17-2010, 03:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,786
Posted By Dane McGee
The Setup we are using is alot cheaper. Ill...

The Setup we are using is alot cheaper.

Ill post numbers.
Forum: Combat 01-27-2010, 01:38 AM
Replies: 1,099
Views: 95,052
Posted By Dane McGee
Smack talk is always welcome:Q.......in fact it...

Smack talk is always welcome:Q.......in fact it is almost required before these big events to get everybody FIRED Up:D


You boys got plenty O time to get some birds thrown together before LSN....
Forum: Combat 01-26-2010, 10:58 PM
Replies: 1,099
Views: 95,052
Posted By Dane McGee
No. Glow and Electric fly together. ...

No. Glow and Electric fly together.

http://www.wattflyer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=53289
Forum: Combat 01-24-2010, 03:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,775
Posted By Dane McGee
Lone Star Nats Ft Worth, Texas

This is the big one!!:D

Quote: "The 11th running of the Lone Star Nationals will occur on March 26-28 at the Fort Worth Greater Southwest Aeromodelers field (flygsw.org). This is the largest...
Forum: Combat 01-24-2010, 03:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,171
Posted By Dane McGee
Thanks for the welcome. Looks like you guys...

Thanks for the welcome.

Looks like you guys are having fun up there in Tulsa and thats what its all about. We fly alot of the park flyer type combat at home just for fun and have a blast.

We...
Forum: Combat 01-24-2010, 02:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,171
Posted By Dane McGee
RCCA E-Combat

E-power systems are really popular in RCCA combat especially here in the DFW, Texas area. Below are a few examples:

Here's some pics of my 3696 RCCA scale class electric combat...
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