Wattflyer RC Network: RC Universe :: RCU Magazine :: RCU Forums :: RCU Classifieds :: RCU User Reviews :: RCU YouTube
Home Who's Online Calendar Today's Posts RealTime Post Spy Mark Forums Read
Go Back   WattFlyer RC Electric Flight Forums - Discuss radio control eflight > Search Forums
Register Members List Wattflyer Extras Articles Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Social Groups

Thank you for your support (hide ads)

Showing results 1 to 30 of 339
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: matiac
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-19-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,199
Posted By matiac
With planes, my ability has improved quite a bit,...

With planes, my ability has improved quite a bit, but with my 6Ch. Helicopters, with the exception of my Blade Nano, has kinda "stagnated"...can fly them well enough, but for some reason it's always...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-19-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 102,660
Posted By matiac
My newest are actually 2 planes, namely, the FMS...

My newest are actually 2 planes, namely, the FMS 800mm Spitfire, and the Eflite UMX Habu DF. Both fly swimmingly, although of the 2 the Habu is the most forgiving. And the Habu is my first EDF, and I...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-19-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,721
Posted By matiac
I can remember when they actually sold RADIOS....

I can remember when they actually sold RADIOS. Used to get all my C.B. stuff there, coax connectors, coax cable, just about everything I needed. Now if it's anything other than 75 ohm stuff, they...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-06-2013, 02:37 AM
Replies: 1,298
Views: 99,670
Posted By matiac
Southwest Rhode Island, Westerly. We usually fly...

Southwest Rhode Island, Westerly. We usually fly in the local Soccer Complex in the North End...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-03-2013, 12:49 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 102,660
Posted By matiac
When Nitroplanes was selling FMS/Airfield planes,...

When Nitroplanes was selling FMS/Airfield planes, the radio system WAS FHSS. Don't know if it's still the same, I imagine it probably is, but I had a receiver from a crashed FMS 800mm P47 (no fault...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-02-2013, 09:08 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 102,660
Posted By matiac
Here's my newest, the H.K. MXS-R PNP. Have...

Here's my newest, the H.K. MXS-R PNP. Have installed an Orange 3 Axis Stabilizer, and using an Airfield FHSS radio system, got 'er dialed in, just waiting for some weather to maiden. This plane is...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 07-28-2013, 11:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,170
Posted By matiac
I took it from an old wooden sign my Mom made for...

I took it from an old wooden sign my Mom made for my boat I used to own, and replaced "boat" with "RC Hobby", but it's true at any rate. Jeez, in the little over 2 years me and my Boy have been doing...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 07-28-2013, 10:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,170
Posted By matiac
Didn't get the Mustang (yet), but DID get the...

Didn't get the Mustang (yet), but DID get the U.M. P40, and despite all the bad press about the plane being under-powered? We don't think so, it'll fly circles around the U.M. Spitfire, I hear-tell...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 07-28-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 752
Posted By matiac
Me and Sonny Boy have been counting down since...

Me and Sonny Boy have been counting down since the end of June for this show, and he wants to go see the Pixar/Disney movie "Planes" too...that's opening Aug. 4th here too...
Forum: Indoor & Micro Electric Planes 07-14-2013, 10:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By matiac
Yup, the one I was looking at was a...

Yup, the one I was looking at was a "plug-and-play" affair, plugs into the socket where the brushed motor would have gone, and obviously the bigger battery, plug mod for that and I could use the...
Forum: Indoor & Micro Electric Planes 07-14-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By matiac
So install looks pretty straightforward. Thinking...

So install looks pretty straightforward. Thinking about a pair of those 16000kv rigs they're making for the Nano Brushless Mod, should be plenty for an ultralight airplane I'd think, and one of them...
Forum: Indoor & Micro Electric Planes 07-14-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By matiac
P.Z. U.M. Brushless Mod?

I'm aware of a Brushless conversion for the Blade Nano, forget the maker, but could this be configured into the receiver board for these Parkzone Micro planes? I'm aware that I'd have to configure a...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 07-13-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 658
Posted By matiac
It will fit IF you cut out some foam. Looking at...

It will fit IF you cut out some foam. Looking at it from the top with the canopy removed, and the cowl facing you, your receiver will go on the right side, then cut all the foam (just enough to fit...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 07-12-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 658
Posted By matiac
Haven't tried belly landing with the V.2 yet, and...

Haven't tried belly landing with the V.2 yet, and those little wheels don't like grass, 2 attempted landings resulted in 2 nose-overs. If the grass were about 1/2" tall you MIGHT be able to pull off...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 07-11-2013, 11:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 658
Posted By matiac
Sure do, the one in the foreground is what it...

Sure do, the one in the foreground is what it replaced:
http://i1070.photobucket.com/albums/u489/matiac/downsized_Image07052013183735_zps2b34dad5.jpg...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 07-07-2013, 03:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,563
Posted By matiac
Push comes to shove, there's always the FMS 800mm...

Push comes to shove, there's always the FMS 800mm P40, BUT, be ready to fly it, cuz it's ANYTHING but mellow. Probably a whole lot less responsive on low-throws I imagine...very probably be my next...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 07-07-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 658
Posted By matiac
FMS "Balls Out" 750mm P47 PNP Maiden Flight

Sonny Boy got his FMS 750MM P47 V.S (Balls Out) from www.motionrc.com day before yesterday, so we had an extra radio/receiver (Nitroplanes Airfield) we put in it, along with an Orange 3 Axis...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 07-04-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By matiac
Put it up for it's maiden flight yesterday...

Put it up for it's maiden flight yesterday morning after "warming up" with my FMS 750mm P47, and take-off was pretty uneventful, rolled right through the grass, went up without even slightly pulling...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-27-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By matiac
OK, couldn't put 'er up this morning, by the time...

OK, couldn't put 'er up this morning, by the time I got around to flying it, we suffered from "low ceiling syndrome", i.e., it was fixin' to rain, but DID discover it has excellent ground handling,...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-27-2013, 03:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By matiac
I'm already thinking I need more batteries for...

I'm already thinking I need more batteries for it, and they have a strange configuration for the battery plug...ESC is 2 female plug ends, so I have to make another adapter, but hey, if it gets me...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-26-2013, 04:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By matiac
Oh yeah, it's the RTF with the Tactic TTX6. I've...

Oh yeah, it's the RTF with the Tactic TTX6. I've got the TTX4 with a micro Albatros, and have never had any issues with that radio, so we'll see how this one goes. The retracts seem pretty stout,...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-25-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By matiac
Over-Blinged= rocket pods, bombs, drop tanks,...

Over-Blinged= rocket pods, bombs, drop tanks, etc. While they look great, it seems to me they make the plane a bit "draggy", the landing gear doors close up nice and tight for a clean wing surface,...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-25-2013, 04:50 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 13,822
Posted By matiac
I know how that is, I ordered stuff from them a...

I know how that is, I ordered stuff from them a week ago that FINALLY shipped today!
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-25-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By matiac
Not this one, they both work, and they're both...

Not this one, they both work, and they're both pretty bright, both strobes work, I daresay I may be able to do some Dusk flying without loosing orientation! Only thing worries me about them is...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-25-2013, 04:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By matiac
Welp, got it in today, got it put together,...

Welp, got it in today, got it put together, dialed in pretty much...seems to be a pretty solid plane, little leary of the Dynam style rod connectors, but we'll see what happens, whole plane went...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-17-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 13,822
Posted By matiac
Belly landings are actually pretty easy once you...

Belly landings are actually pretty easy once you get the hang of it. I'll fly it to approach, cut it back to 1/2 throttle to bring it down, and when it's about 6 inches above the grass, chop throttle...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-17-2013, 04:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,105
Posted By matiac
How's that Flyzone Corsair anyway?

Anyone have any time on this bird, good or bad? Thinking this might be my next plane, just can't decide. I like what I see so far, DIGGIN' those scale looking retracts, little fast though, but other...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-15-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 13,822
Posted By matiac
I dunno I did a knife-edge with the P47 last time...

I dunno I did a knife-edge with the P47 last time I went flying, just to see if it would, and it did with no trouble at all! But I do the same thing, just fly circles, maybe a climb out, spilt-s...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-15-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,594
Posted By matiac
OK, if someone says "Warbird", the first plane...

OK, if someone says "Warbird", the first plane comes to my mind is the Corsair, or the B17...it's always one of those two...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 06-14-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 878
Posted By matiac
Hobby King has a pretty nice 1700mm one in...

Hobby King has a pretty nice 1700mm one in several different schemes...
Oops, soory, didn't see the Parkflier requirement...
Showing results 1 to 30 of 339

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 02:50 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2005 WattfFlyer.com
RCU Eflight HQ

Charities we support Select: Yorkie Rescue  ::  Crohn's & Colitis Foundation



Page generated in 0.14593 seconds with 13 queries