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Forum: General Electric Discussions Yesterday, 05:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 241
Posted By BroncoSquid
Nigel, Stay safe over there!

Nigel, Stay safe over there!
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-25-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 115
Posted By BroncoSquid
As usual Bill never takes the easy route.This...

As usual Bill never takes the easy route.This will be intresting, I will be paying close attention to the ducting. Will it be vacu-formed? No, wait...I will just watch and learn....

The...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-24-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 324
Posted By BroncoSquid
Seconeded!:D

Seconeded!:D
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-23-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 182
Posted By BroncoSquid
COOL! I have pictures of something simular in a...

COOL! I have pictures of something simular in a book. I will be intrested to see how well it flys. I read that it used ground effect to "fly" just above the wave tops. Coming in at enemy ships just...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-23-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 324
Posted By BroncoSquid
Yeah, sorry, I went the wrong direction with this...

Yeah, sorry, I went the wrong direction with this one. Thanks for the clarification. In my own defence however, Join date: NOV 2014 Number of posts: 1, had me a little biased.:oops:

This is an...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-22-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 324
Posted By BroncoSquid
I understand what you are trying to do, but the...

I understand what you are trying to do, but the information you have givin is a little vague. It sounds like a pair of 30mm fans might work however....
Do you have any details on the "kit" and...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-20-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 439
Posted By BroncoSquid
Well, after multiple attempts, I have decided to...

Well, after multiple attempts, I have decided to change up the construction technique. The thumbnail and windex on the outside worked pretty well but still left alot of small triangular holes or gaps...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-16-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 439
Posted By BroncoSquid
Thanks Frank, this is the kind of suggestion I...

Thanks Frank, this is the kind of suggestion I was hoping for. I am giving it a shot as I type this. Like I said in the original post, with the windex the wood creases but dosn't snap. I will post...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-15-2014, 05:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 439
Posted By BroncoSquid
Wow all of these great replys! Unfortunately...

Wow all of these great replys! Unfortunately can't really ues any of them out here. Out here being on a NAVY ship in the gulf.

Ammonia- Illegal substance on the ship. Been using windex, slight...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-15-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 439
Posted By BroncoSquid
Bending Wood

Why am I working on this HE162 Salamander usung techniques I am not farmilliar with all the way out here is beyond me. But, construction of the fuse consists of solid formers centered and spaced on a...
Forum: WWI Era 11-15-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 909
Posted By BroncoSquid
Awesome shots. Definately looking at getting...

Awesome shots. Definately looking at getting one....
Forum: Aerodynamics 11-12-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 184
Posted By BroncoSquid
IF you wach the horizontal stabilizers when an...

IF you wach the horizontal stabilizers when an F-18 is coming in for a landing, they are working hard, almost looks loke they are going crazy trying to keep the anles of the plane level with the...
Forum: Aerodynamics 11-12-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 184
Posted By BroncoSquid
Good guess, When launched off of a carrier an...

Good guess, When launched off of a carrier an aircraft is PULLED off he Carrier not pushed. The Catapult attaches to the front landing gear. If you compare it to a paper airplane, you always throw it...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-11-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 383
Posted By BroncoSquid
The wing is 80% complete, nothing left but...

The wing is 80% complete, nothing left but shaping and hinges. This being my first attempt at building with a carbon tube spar I learned alot. The build did not go as smoothly as I hoped but I am not...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 11-01-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 221
Posted By BroncoSquid
Nice Nitro! So, is he going to get the...

Nice Nitro!

So, is he going to get the Scratchbuilders award or are you going to create a new award with a roll of tape and a hammer or something?:D
Forum: WWI Era 10-31-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 909
Posted By BroncoSquid
Griff, actually, I am on a carrier and I too have...

Griff, actually, I am on a carrier and I too have flown small rubber powered aircraft on the flightdeck (in port) and in the hanger bay. As for flying in the hanger bay, not the best idea, I had a...
Forum: WWI Era 10-30-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 909
Posted By BroncoSquid
I couldn't find DCPM.....:( But DPCM makes some...

I couldn't find DCPM.....:(
But DPCM makes some nice model kits....:Q

Nice plane, I wasn't sure the eflite motor would be up to the task, shows what I know. Being on a ship, the size of the...
Forum: Special Interest Aircraft 10-27-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 441
Posted By BroncoSquid
I can't watch the video where I am (lack of...

I can't watch the video where I am (lack of bandwidth). But my guess based on what you wrote would be the wheel is used for it's gyroscopic effect. Helping keep the aircraft stable in flight.
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-27-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 3,245
Posted By BroncoSquid
pmullin, any progress on this incredible model?

pmullin, any progress on this incredible model?
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-27-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,612
Posted By BroncoSquid
Thumbs up Chellie, that looks really well done. Insulated...

Chellie, that looks really well done. Insulated alligator clips, nice dimmer switch, non conductive plastic gang box, only exposed wire is the cutting wire. Looks great, I would have no problem using...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-26-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,612
Posted By BroncoSquid
Maybe you could try cutting the foam with the...

Maybe you could try cutting the foam with the hotdog?::o Wings and lunch all at the same time...:D
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-25-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,612
Posted By BroncoSquid
From the pictures it dosn't look all that bad....

From the pictures it dosn't look all that bad. Clean it up with some sand paper, keep it for learning covering techniques. It does look a bit thin but I can't really judge as there is no refrence for...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-24-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 552
Posted By BroncoSquid
Bill, Very impressive, sheeted models always look...

Bill, Very impressive, sheeted models always look good and avoid the "Starved Horse" look. Could you give a brief description of how you go about sheeting your models? Especially with one sheet. Do...
Forum: Power Systems 10-23-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,251
Posted By BroncoSquid
To answer your question in a word, no. Contra...

To answer your question in a word, no. Contra rotating props are much noisier than a single prop. The advise fhhuber and rob_van are giving you are ways to make a contra-rotating setup quieter, but...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-23-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 552
Posted By BroncoSquid
http://makeameme.org/media/created/one-million-ikc...

http://makeameme.org/media/created/one-million-ikc5av.jpg
SMALL STRINGER SPLICES!!!!
:rolleyes:
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-22-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 383
Posted By BroncoSquid
Well, I went onto The-Blueprints.com and looked...

Well, I went onto The-Blueprints.com and looked at some tech drawings of the Salamander. The drawings did show the top of the wing almost straight and a slight dihedral in the bottom of the wing from...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-19-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 383
Posted By BroncoSquid
UM Heinkel He162 Salamander (Variant)

This build would be in the Oct 2014 EDF $100 Scratch Build contest if it were not for the fact I am half way around the world (Persian Gulf) and I do not have all the parts I need to complete it or...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-19-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,612
Posted By BroncoSquid
Chellie, I have no experience with foam cutting...

Chellie, I have no experience with foam cutting but I do understand how heat effects foam. I was wondering, Why formica for the templates? Why not some 1/8" Plywood? Some material easier to work...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-17-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 199
Posted By BroncoSquid
Congrats Tom, I can't wait to see it in person...

Congrats Tom, I can't wait to see it in person when I get back.

Chris
[popcorn]
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-09-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 210
Posted By BroncoSquid
I go to the steam and engine shows in PA with my...

I go to the steam and engine shows in PA with my dad every now and again. My favorite are the old whistles they put on them. Especially the the whistles off of the old WWI and WWII navy ships....
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