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Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes Yesterday, 11:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 451
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I don't even remember the square alloy tube in...

I don't even remember the square alloy tube in the wing. Bet I sent it up without the spar. That would sure explain the wings folding up like that.
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes Yesterday, 03:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 451
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Panther, I think you've hit on something with the...

Panther, I think you've hit on something with the spar. I can't for the life of me remember installing the carbon rod to join the wings. I've checked the work bench and the box and no spar. How could...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 05-22-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 451
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I've ordered a replacement for the phoenix 2000. ...

I've ordered a replacement for the phoenix 2000.
I think I've said this before but this time I mean it.
I will no longer buy airplanes from hobbyking. Between the quality issues and outrageous...
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 05-21-2015, 02:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 142
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
If you don't want to solder you can always pick...

If you don't want to solder you can always pick up adapters. They make them so you can connect nearly any kind of plug with any other.
They are perfectly fine to use, although some people advise to...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 05-20-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 682
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I wish I could afford one of those. By the time I...

I wish I could afford one of those. By the time I factor in the exchange and shipping I'm looking at $500 by the time it's at my door. A little out of reach right now.
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 05-19-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 682
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Me 262. Thats at the top of my wish list. One of...

Me 262. Thats at the top of my wish list. One of my favourite planes of all time. I've been eyeing the dynam version for some time now.
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 05-19-2015, 09:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 682
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I was leaning towards the magnets myself. I...

I was leaning towards the magnets myself.
I just thought it was weird for such a quality model with a relatively good manual to not mention it.
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 05-19-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 682
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I have received my stinger and it is now built. ...

I have received my stinger and it is now built.
Just one question for those of you who have one.
How do you guys attach the small piece of foam that covers the channel that holds the wiring just...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 05-16-2015, 01:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 451
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I'm so glad I'm in Saskatchewan where i don't...

I'm so glad I'm in Saskatchewan where i don't have to worry about that.
The worst around here are the mosquitoes. Big enough to cary away small children this time of year.
I've mistakenly thought...
Forum: UAV / FPV 05-16-2015, 12:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 424
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I actually have to be some what careful with how...

I actually have to be some what careful with how high I fly at certain times of the day.
CFB ( Canadian Forces Base) moosejaw is roughly 200km S.W. Of me and it is a airforce training base.
They...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 05-16-2015, 12:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 451
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I kind of wish it was a fly away situation. Out...

I kind of wish it was a fly away situation. Out of sight out of mind.
If i can't retrieve this thing I'll have to see the tail sticking up out of the pond forever. Taunting me everytime I step...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 05-15-2015, 10:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 451
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
First attempt unsuccessful. If there is a dead...

First attempt unsuccessful.
If there is a dead center of that pond/bog that plane is now the marker for it.
Pond is roughly 250 feet across.
Couldn't even make it to the waters edge and was...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 05-15-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 451
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Update. I found the plane. Turns out i was...

Update.
I found the plane. Turns out i was looking in the wrong pond.
It's actually in a pond 100 meters further away.
It's right in the center of the pond with just the tsil feathers showing. ...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 05-15-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 451
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I expected to see some debris floating on the...

I expected to see some debris floating on the water.
It's a shallow pond that is newly formed due to heavy rains over the last couple of years. I at least thought I would see the tail sticking up...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 05-15-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 451
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
The phoenix has one serious design flaw. It's...

The phoenix has one serious design flaw.
It's how the wings are joined. Each wing half has a little piece of light ply in the end. The wings are then joined by screwing on a second pieces on top of...
Forum: Hi-Performance and Sailplanes 05-15-2015, 01:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 451
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
first and last flight of the phoenix

The phoenix 2000 is gone.
Took her up today after the sun came out this afternoon after six days of cool overcast weather.
Had a terrific 30 minutes in the air on the first battery of the day...
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 05-13-2015, 11:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 155
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
You can also make a simple discharge device using...

You can also make a simple discharge device using an automotive bulb. Use the battery to power the bulb till it doesn't light anymore. At that point the battery is completely discharged.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-13-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 746
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I must say that the micros I tried in the last...

I must say that the micros I tried in the last week, umx pits and umx p40, were quite easy to control in the gusts with asx3. Even my hobbyking formosa clone that I fly with the orange receiver with...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-12-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 746
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I knew about that idea of putting ballast at the...

I knew about that idea of putting ballast at the cg. It is known to work well.
My intent was to try ballast in a way as is commonly recommended on other forums by well meaning but mistaken people....
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-12-2015, 03:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 746
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Quick addendum : I tried several planes with...

Quick addendum :
I tried several planes with and without nose ballast.
My advice, dont add the ballast.
Yes, a ballasted plane will stand up to buffeting wind a little better but at a big risk....
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-12-2015, 03:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 746
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
After a week of relatively windy conditions, ...

After a week of relatively windy conditions, 20kmh gusting to 40kmh, and trying to fly everything in my inventory as a somewhat unofficial experiment I've come to the following conclusion.
As...
Forum: Multi-Rotors 05-12-2015, 01:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 96
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Haha. So I hear. It'll probably lead to fpv and...

Haha. So I hear. It'll probably lead to fpv and aerial photography. Then more money spent on bigger and better quads.
Just more stuff to try and justify to the wife.
I really hope I don't end...
Forum: Multi-Rotors 05-11-2015, 10:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 96
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
let's give quads another shot

I tried my hand with quads last year, without much success.
I mistakenly tried to start with the turnigy sk450 but it was completely wrong for a first timer.
This was followed by a blade qx180....
Forum: UAV / FPV 05-11-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 94
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Wow. Those look great. Amazing low light...

Wow. Those look great. Amazing low light resolution.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-11-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 793
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
For me it's all about decision making. Or...

For me it's all about decision making.
Or perhaps the indecisiveness.
Trying to pick what to buy next with so many wonderful choices.
I sometimes feel like a contestant on let's make a deal who...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 05-10-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 682
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Hahaha. Guess i am. Don't know why I keep...

Hahaha. Guess i am.
Don't know why I keep buying more. I have no room to store what i have and that doesn't include the ones still in boxes waiting to be built. Think its time to build a pvc storage...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-10-2015, 04:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 746
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Excellent point on the rudder. Unless you are...

Excellent point on the rudder. Unless you are flying up and down in line with the wind direction you can't accomplish much without it.
I love flying at angles to the wind and crabbing across the...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 05-10-2015, 04:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 682
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
Harier is officially off the buy list. $35 us...

Harier is officially off the buy list.
$35 us for the arf, $100 us shipping.
For now I'll stick with the two I've got coming.
Once comfortable with those I'll start adding more.
I did bite the...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 05-10-2015, 12:52 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 682
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
There's a 70mm harier I keep looking at that...

There's a 70mm harier I keep looking at that hobbyking sells as an arf. Was thinking about picking one up and putting in a 10 or 12 blade unit.
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 05-10-2015, 12:47 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 682
Posted By Wrongway-Feldman
I would love to try sloping. I always catch...

I would love to try sloping. I always catch myself drawn to YouTube videos.
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