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Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 01-28-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,337
Posted By earthsciteach
http://hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__34135__Dolp...

http://hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__34135__Dolphin_Jet_EDF_EPO_1010mm_ARF_US_Warehouse_.html
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 01-09-2014, 02:34 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 5,085
Posted By earthsciteach
You are very, very good at this stuff, quorneng!

You are very, very good at this stuff, quorneng!
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-26-2013, 01:59 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 108,511
Posted By earthsciteach
I almost bought myself a box damaged E-flite L-4...

I almost bought myself a box damaged E-flite L-4 Grasshopper on ebay tonight. Then some #$%#@& outbid me with 3 seconds to go. Grrrr.....
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 12-22-2013, 02:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 468
Posted By earthsciteach
And, his report is that the kit is good quality,...

And, his report is that the kit is good quality, overall. The wheels and "some other parts are a bit basic," according to him. Worth the money (not taking shipping into account).
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 12-22-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 468
Posted By earthsciteach
Actually, I have a friend who has that very kit! ...

Actually, I have a friend who has that very kit! I'll get back to you when I hear back from him.
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 12-22-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 468
Posted By earthsciteach
I've been looking at the Dare kits, too. They...

I've been looking at the Dare kits, too. They look very nice and the price is quite good. I'm not sure about shipping, but I imagine its a bit more to Latvia than to PA.

So, I didn't help...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-30-2013, 03:43 AM
Replies: 1,815
Views: 108,511
Posted By earthsciteach
I just bought the Durafly Rare Bear from HK. ...

I just bought the Durafly Rare Bear from HK. Little speed demon.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-30-2013, 01:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 362
Posted By earthsciteach
Thank, sir. I have signed up, but have not...

Thank, sir. I have signed up, but have not received the newsletter.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-30-2013, 12:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 362
Posted By earthsciteach
Hey, Hawk. Mind posting the newsletter from...

Hey, Hawk. Mind posting the newsletter from Motion RC? I am anxiously awaiting mine to see the deals.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-29-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 737
Posted By earthsciteach
Nothing, so far. I did order some MicroDan...

Nothing, so far. I did order some MicroDan Magnet Wire to rewind some burned out motors. No sale, though.
Forum: Aircraft Reviews 11-28-2013, 11:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 19,890
Posted By earthsciteach
Cool plane! Looks great in the air. I thank you...

Cool plane! Looks great in the air. I thank you for posting because I may never have considered this one, otherwise.

I wish I was as eloquent as the above poster, but not everyone can be so...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 11-28-2013, 11:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 578
Posted By earthsciteach
I had heard of this, but almost teared up when I...

I had heard of this, but almost teared up when I saw it. Simply amazing!
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 11-28-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By earthsciteach
Zelloori has been smoking too much of the plant...

Zelloori has been smoking too much of the plant in the above pic.
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 11-28-2013, 11:21 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 868
Posted By earthsciteach
Anyone want to buy balsa scraps??? :silly:

Anyone want to buy balsa scraps???

:silly:
Forum: UAV / FPV 11-24-2013, 02:19 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 8,677
Posted By earthsciteach
Listening to the Flite Test Podcast interview of...

Listening to the Flite Test Podcast interview of Trappy, he struck me as a very arrogant SOB. The FT guys remained very neutral, but there was definitely not the level of enthusiasm from them as...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-18-2013, 11:25 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,511
Posted By earthsciteach
Have you looked at these, Nigel? ...

Have you looked at these, Nigel?
http://hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__31823__Dr_Mad_Thrust_50mm_10_Blade_Alloy_EDF_3300kv.html
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-18-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,454
Posted By earthsciteach
I'm guessing a previously constructed wing would...

I'm guessing a previously constructed wing would not qualify?
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-18-2013, 01:33 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,454
Posted By earthsciteach
What are the parameters?

What are the parameters?
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-18-2013, 12:57 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,511
Posted By earthsciteach
Yep, they are tiny viewed up close. Saw one in...

Yep, they are tiny viewed up close. Saw one in Waco, TX back in the late '80s, early 90's. Pretty bird, no doubt, but TINY for an airliner.
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-17-2013, 11:48 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,454
Posted By earthsciteach
DLG type glider with folding wings, launched out...

DLG type glider with folding wings, launched out of a "potato gun." :D
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-17-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,511
Posted By earthsciteach
Force - Mass x Acceleration, so more thrust =...

Force - Mass x Acceleration, so more thrust = more speed. EDFs are not efficient at low rpms. Its not like you can drop down to a lower KV to get higher torque and therefore a bigger prop.
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-17-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 884
Posted By earthsciteach
All of these builds are exceptional for spending...

All of these builds are exceptional for spending $50 or less. I found plenty of ideas from these. Well done, everyone!
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-17-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,511
Posted By earthsciteach
Yes, they do, but I think the issue is that the...

Yes, they do, but I think the issue is that the ratio of fan swept area to area used up by the motor diameter is much smaller on a 50mm unit vs larger units. Given this, I would think that a more...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-17-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,511
Posted By earthsciteach
This would work, plus add a bit of give on...

This would work, plus add a bit of give on landing. Another option that would work, but may add more weight would be to build lightweight balsa truss assemblies on the vertical portions of the edf...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-17-2013, 12:13 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,092
Posted By earthsciteach
Robbins! You will LOVE the wing. And you are...

Robbins! You will LOVE the wing. And you are correct, that thing has nothing to fear! Wait till you slam it nose first into the ground at high speed, watch it bounce as the battery goes flying in...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-17-2013, 12:08 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,092
Posted By earthsciteach
I've been hanging out over at Flite Test, mostly....

I've been hanging out over at Flite Test, mostly. I check in here every now and then to see the amazing builds, etc on WF.

My Mig is in the "Box of Random Junk Foam." She never did fly quite...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-16-2013, 11:09 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,511
Posted By earthsciteach
Doing well, my friend! Stuck in Ukraine, eh? ...

Doing well, my friend! Stuck in Ukraine, eh?

I'm in the middle of 3 projects at the moment. The short term one is assembling the Maxford USA Albatross D.III. The next, which I neglected for...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-16-2013, 02:46 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 2,511
Posted By earthsciteach
Build this thing, Nigel!

Build this thing, Nigel!
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-16-2013, 02:26 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,092
Posted By earthsciteach
Yep. My SC is sitting in the basement, fuselage...

Yep. My SC is sitting in the basement, fuselage in two parts, waiting to be rebuilt. And she will be. I stole her control rods for my build for the STOL contest on FT. (I won, BTW - despite what...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-16-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 5,092
Posted By earthsciteach
Wow, posted this 3 years and one month ago. Time...

Wow, posted this 3 years and one month ago. Time does fly, doesn't it? We've both come a long way in this little hobby since. I built and learned how to fly a tricopter, then it mysteriously flew...
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