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Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 01-21-2015, 12:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 355
Posted By Stevephoon
Looks like a Texan to me. ...

Looks like a Texan to me.

https://www.google.com/search?q=SNJ-6+Texan&hl=en&biw=1680&bih=902&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=GN6-VJ2APcmRyASA6oDgDA&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ

Most old birds can be...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-18-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 784
Posted By Stevephoon
OMG, I'm so sorry, but glad to hear that no one...

OMG, I'm so sorry, but glad to hear that no one was hurt. I'm sure I speak for all of us here, that if there is anything you need we will do all we can to help you and your family out.

Steve
Forum: Combat 01-17-2015, 01:33 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 395
Posted By Stevephoon
We still do it occasionally, not enough. I gave...

We still do it occasionally, not enough. I gave away the components required to build a plane at our club Christmas party to drum up some more interest for this coming season.

We fly the Fast and...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 01-10-2015, 03:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By Stevephoon
Bottom wing complete and on to top.

The mirror side was created and caps put on top and bottom. It still needs a good sanding. I've only shape sanded the wing tips so the cap strips can get glued on in the right places.
...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 12-28-2014, 02:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By Stevephoon
Weekly Update

Getting started on the lower wing.

You start with the center section flat on the plans. The center rib is three 1/16 ply pieces laminated together. The front of the middle piece has a cut out to...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 12-28-2014, 01:57 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 8,725
Posted By Stevephoon
Congrats! There's no better feeling than having...

Congrats! There's no better feeling than having your own creation take flight! Your Mini looks great and I am glad you like the way it flies. Looking forward to the video!

Steve
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 12-21-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By Stevephoon
I already love bipes and drool over some the guys...

I already love bipes and drool over some the guys at the club have. All I have is my little Mountain Models EVA Bipe. It's a great plane, but something bigger is needed for the club field.


...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 12-20-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By Stevephoon
Getting Started

The Waco short kit comes with plans (2 sheets), instructions, two bundles of cut balsa and one bundle of cut ply. It all came carefully packed and without any issues. All of the wood is of a nice...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 12-20-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 8,725
Posted By Stevephoon
That turned out great! Looks superb! Any idea on...

That turned out great! Looks superb! Any idea on a final weight?

Best of luck with the maiden.

Steve
Forum: Flight Simulators 12-11-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 299
Posted By Stevephoon
Hi Nigel, I'm a Clearview user, but not a 3D...

Hi Nigel,

I'm a Clearview user, but not a 3D pilot. :( It does a good enough job that I can't seem to perform 3D on it either. My general experience is that everything is a little easier in...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 12-03-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,431
Posted By Stevephoon
SJ, Again, I'm saddened to hear of your...

SJ,

Again, I'm saddened to hear of your health issues. You had mentioned to me elsewhere you've had a rough time, but I didn't realize it was quite this bad.

I am hoping that building and...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 12-03-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 215
Posted By Stevephoon
This is a great topic. Something I seen too many...

This is a great topic. Something I seen too many members at my club gloss over.

A couple of things I do when range testing... NOTE: I use a Spektrum radio system.

1. Make sure the motor...
Forum: Aerial Photography 12-01-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 942
Posted By Stevephoon
+1 :) This my my first AV try... I've...

+1 :)

This my my first AV try... I've still have a long way to go to get to everyone elses level.

Steve
Forum: Balsa Kits For Sale and WTB 11-28-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By Stevephoon
Traded to SlowJohn. Thanks SJ! Steve

Traded to SlowJohn.

Thanks SJ!

Steve
Forum: ParkFlyers 11-28-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 33,251
Posted By Stevephoon
Black Friday Sale

Nice sales today at Mountain Models!

http://www.mountainmodels.com/specials.php

Steve
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 11-28-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,293
Posted By Stevephoon
Nice Discounts at Mountain Models

Mountain Models has some nice discounts right now!

http://www.mountainmodels.com/specials.php

Steve
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-25-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By Stevephoon
Welcome aboard Forge. I was hoping you'd find my...

Welcome aboard Forge. I was hoping you'd find my build.

I have ordered some wood. The Hyperion motor that was mentioned above is too much. About 2 oz heavier than the suggested motor. So... ...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-21-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 436
Posted By Stevephoon
OUCH... I'm really sorry to hear that this year...

OUCH... I'm really sorry to hear that this year has been this bad. If there is anything I can do to help from up here in the great white north, (we did just get about 6 in of snow today :eek:) just...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-20-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By Stevephoon
I did hear back via RcGroups from Jim Young. ...

I did hear back via RcGroups from Jim Young. Here's his thoughts on the questions I posed above.



So an order for wood from National Balsa will be placed soon.

The Hyperion motor may work...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-20-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 436
Posted By Stevephoon
Slowjohn! Long time no hear... I remember...

Slowjohn! Long time no hear... I remember reading that you were having some medical issues. I hope you are doing better and are flying again! I still want to make a twin like your green and gold...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-20-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By Stevephoon
Hi Gramps. What do you know... I ordered one...

Hi Gramps.

What do you know... I ordered one of those and some of the Hyperion 45 amp S-BEC ESCs as well from ALLeRC. It should be here on Friday ... The recommended scorpion is lighter, but not...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-20-2014, 02:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 554
Posted By Stevephoon
Build Review 45" Waco YMF-5 from T&J Models, Designed by Jim Young, Build Log

I've been searching and researching for a mid/large biplane to build, that should fly well and let me start down the scale building path. Here's what I decided on:

45" Waco YMF-5 Complete Short...
Forum: Aerial Photography 11-18-2014, 01:20 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 942
Posted By Stevephoon
I just watched all the videos again, and I still...

I just watched all the videos again, and I still like all of them. They are also all very different, which is good!

Best of luck to all!

Steve
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 11-09-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 584
Posted By Stevephoon
New Gens Ace USA Web site

Gens Ace is starting a USA based distribution website. You can order their batteries from more than just HobbyPartz.

http://www.genstattu.com/

They are starting with some discounts....

I...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-08-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 436
Posted By Stevephoon
Thank You to WattFlyer!

Being near to Thanksgiving, and since this is my post number 1000, I thought I needed to say thank you to all that have encouraged me, instructed me and showed me the way over the years. I joined...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 11-07-2014, 01:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 335
Posted By Stevephoon
Lemon Telemetry Module for Spektrum TXs

I recently found out about this module and thought I should share.

http://www.lemon-rx.com/shop/image/cache/data/Telemetry/DSCN2587%20-%20small-500x500.jpg

Lemon-RX has released a Spektrum TX...
Forum: Aerial Photography 11-07-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,822
Posted By Stevephoon
Wow! I really like that Tom! It was like you...

Wow! I really like that Tom! It was like you were having a conversation with me. Some really nice footage as well!

I like how different and how good everyone's video's are.

Steve
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-06-2014, 12:48 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 15,756
Posted By Stevephoon
Attempted Some Video..

Well I attempted some "hat-cam" video of my Firestorm. After 4 flights, this is all of the footage that has the Firestorm in it... It's not very good, but it should give you the idea on how slow it...
Forum: Aerial Photography 11-03-2014, 01:39 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 1,822
Posted By Stevephoon
Thanks everyone... One more plug for my son's...

Thanks everyone... One more plug for my son's band. They are getting interviewed tonight on 89X here in Detroit at 10:00 pm (eastern time)

You can listen via streaming from the radio station's...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 11-03-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 33,116
Posted By Stevephoon
Video of a Radian Pro from Italy

I just stumbled across this video and thought it might be appropriate here. A Radian Pro flight from Italy.

http://youtu.be/otPfJm3BLnk

otPfJm3BLnk


It reminded me why I'm digging...
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