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Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-23-2015, 05:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 474
Posted By thepiper92
No exactly sure why WW3 started there. Quads will...

No exactly sure why WW3 started there. Quads will behave more like a fixed pitch heli, although FP aren't exactly fixed pitch, just in collective they are. Truthfully, a tricopter would give the best...
Forum: Aircraft Reviews 12-29-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 170
Posted By thepiper92
Durafly Rare Bear Micro 400mm

First off, the instructions are not very good for this plane, just black and white pics, a bit of writing, and no real indication of where to install the receiver and battery, although the 500mah and...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 12-29-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 836
Posted By thepiper92
From what I remember, it makes no difference. I...

From what I remember, it makes no difference. I remember the crystals in the old radio for my dad's 92 RC10, and even in the Radioshack XMods (I tried using the xmods on in my dad's radio so I could...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-26-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 371
Posted By thepiper92
Merry Christmas...albeit a tad late to say so....

Merry Christmas...albeit a tad late to say so. Hope everyone had a great time with family and friends. Santa decided to bring me a Align 250 DFC Pro, he must have overheard my dad talking about it...
Forum: Indoor & Micro Electric Planes 12-23-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By thepiper92
Liking the Division Bell music

Liking the Division Bell music
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 12-02-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,463
Posted By thepiper92
I wish you all the best SJ, and I know at some...

I wish you all the best SJ, and I know at some point things will get better. I was not on WF when you were, but I still pray that you will see an end to sickness and get back to enjoying life. No...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 11-28-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,309
Posted By thepiper92
www.hobbyease.com/

www.hobbyease.com/
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 11-28-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 710
Posted By thepiper92
I believe it was stated that the servos jump, so...

I believe it was stated that the servos jump, so clearly power is getting through to them. Best bet is to take the esc from the other plane. As it is coming from a larger 70mm edf, then it shouldn't...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 11-27-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 710
Posted By thepiper92
It's linking the TX to the RX. Some RX have a...

It's linking the TX to the RX. Some RX have a bind button, some a bind plug, and usually the TX is a button pressed during when it is turned on. All depends on what you are using. The RX is turned on...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 11-27-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 710
Posted By thepiper92
Most are, access programming through max throttle...

Most are, access programming through max throttle at initializing. You'll need a different battery though, try 3s. I don't think that would be an issue as most escs are set at auto detect, and beep...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 11-27-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 710
Posted By thepiper92
Are you using the HK high voltage batteries? ...

Are you using the HK high voltage batteries?

as for the charge rate, you can easily do 2-3c during charge, so 5.6-8.4 amps, if the charge can go up to it. At 2.8 amps, it would take an hour to...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 10-09-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 895
Posted By thepiper92
Uhu por is annoying to use, but works. Give...

Uhu por is annoying to use, but works. Give canopy glue a try, it is really great to work with, other that low initial tack. One it dries it is great though, can be cleaned with water before it dries...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 09-23-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 589
Posted By thepiper92
It's not quite the same. Flight stabilizers are...

It's not quite the same. Flight stabilizers are something like the AS3X, which doesn't actually making flying easier, but reduces the effects of wind, so a smaller, lighter airframe can be flown in a...
Forum: 3D Flying 09-14-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 970
Posted By thepiper92
I've read that wood props are less efficient and...

I've read that wood props are less efficient and noisier, although MAS plastic prop are known to be a design that is less efficient that something like APC, so it is most likely the design rather...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-08-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,827
Posted By thepiper92
Truthfully I'm okay with some hobbyshops going...

Truthfully I'm okay with some hobbyshops going out of business, at least here. The larger of the two hobby shops nickel dimes you for little parts. I bought some stuff a little while ago, some y...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 07-06-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,595
Posted By thepiper92
http://www.titebond.com/product.aspx?id=a1e18a48-c...

http://www.titebond.com/product.aspx?id=a1e18a48-c721-4b0b-8f63-259c477919e0
Forum: Beginners 07-01-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,013
Posted By thepiper92
Make sure to give the rudder lots of throw. With...

Make sure to give the rudder lots of throw. With the lack of dihedral you may need it. Good throw on ailerons may help to. Of course add expo, but having high max throws could help if you find you...
Forum: Beginners 06-28-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,090
Posted By thepiper92
Nice job for a first scratchbuild. I agree that...

Nice job for a first scratchbuild. I agree that the wingspan is far too long. As was pointed out, the ailerons should be fine. What needed is tail control surfaces a lot larger. I crashed my p47...
Forum: Aircraft Reviews 06-07-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,138
Posted By thepiper92
E-flite UMX Pitts S-1S

The UMX Pitts S-1S has become one of my favorite planes, and so far my favorite micro. I have been flying for a year now, mainly planes 30 inch wingspan or more; I am currently building a 60 inch...
Forum: ParkFlyers 05-29-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,251
Posted By thepiper92
Yellow stripes is what I use on the bottom of my...

Yellow stripes is what I use on the bottom of my planes. It also helps to use larger foam wheels, or wheel pants as you can often see the gear and know that your plane is not inverted.
Forum: ParkFlyers 05-28-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,251
Posted By thepiper92
I prefer ultracoat parklite, never had any luck...

I prefer ultracoat parklite, never had any luck with solite. There may be some transparency on lighter colors with parklite, but it is easier to apply
Forum: Foamies 05-21-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 6,022
Views: 380,128
Posted By thepiper92
Nice weather, although I prefer in the 70s. Gets...

Nice weather, although I prefer in the 70s. Gets so extreme here, cold to hot in a second. Also, every competition is guaranteed bad weather, either cold and rainy where you can't feel what you are...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-10-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,496
Posted By thepiper92
Personally I just use a 60w iron from...

Personally I just use a 60w iron from RadioShack/Source. Adjustable power, works fine for me
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 05-06-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,509
Posted By thepiper92
Bing would be bypassed. System restore works for...

Bing would be bypassed. System restore works for drivers and software, but not native programs typically, meaning anything that is part of the os is skipped. Things like bing are now part of it,...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 04-13-2014, 02:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,850
Posted By thepiper92
I agree, I've never owned an FMS, mainly due to...

I agree, I've never owned an FMS, mainly due to them being a bit too large large, at least the ones at my LHS. The looks of FMS are far more accurate I feel, as well as Durafly. Search for Durafly...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 04-13-2014, 01:20 AM
Replies: 2,088
Views: 133,605
Posted By thepiper92
Now I don't know a lot about quads of yet, and I...

Now I don't know a lot about quads of yet, and I may never get into them much, but I do not like having a lot of helpers on a plane, and I do not like the helpers on my 1SQ, which is why I am doing...
Forum: SEFF 2014 04-11-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,266
Posted By thepiper92
Lol Dairy Air, very creative name...actually the...

Lol Dairy Air, very creative name...actually the whole plane is highly creative. Great pics, if I lived close, I would definitely want to join in on the fun.
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 04-09-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 4,934
Posted By thepiper92
Okay, a few pics, have covered one part so far,...

Okay, a few pics, have covered one part so far, not a lot of time with studying currently.
Forum: ParkFlyers 03-30-2014, 06:11 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 4,817
Posted By thepiper92
I wouldn't worry about very minor dings. When you...

I wouldn't worry about very minor dings. When you cover don't iron into the dings. When you shrink the covering, it will cover over the dings. Covering shrinks to the highest area, like a boat cover....
Forum: Warbird Electrics 03-19-2014, 01:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,850
Posted By thepiper92
It you want all out scale durafly is the best I...

It you want all out scale durafly is the best I feel. I've seen parkzone and they are missing a few things such as retracts and detail. That being said, durafly isn't great for parts, or at least...
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