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Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 08-14-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 10,831
Posted By soarrich
What is the diamond plate, Ultracote,...

What is the diamond plate, Ultracote, MonoKote?:confused: The stuff looks great.
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 07-05-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 221
Posted By soarrich
That looks pretty cool. I have a J-39 that I've...

That looks pretty cool. I have a J-39 that I've flown a couple of times, it's a bit of a handful. I'm hoping I can get it to fly better, but this looks like a good use if I can't.:cool:
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 05-29-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 721
Posted By soarrich
Chellie Is that the $tree foam with the paper...

Chellie
Is that the $tree foam with the paper removed?
I watched the video, looks like a good design.
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 05-26-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,841
Posted By soarrich
Sounds a little nose heavy to me.

Sounds a little nose heavy to me.
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 05-23-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,841
Posted By soarrich
Gees, I fly a stock one and it's fast. You guys...

Gees, I fly a stock one and it's fast. You guys gotta have better reflex's and eyes than me, stock it's hard to keep it in sight at full power.:eek::eek:
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 05-17-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Posted By soarrich
Thumbs up Two thumbs up!

Nice wing. Checkout his other videos, good designs and building.
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 04-27-2014, 02:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 655
Posted By soarrich
Well...not exactly. I've never used a flat...

Well...not exactly.

I've never used a flat 1/8" sheet to make a wing, but I did use a 3/16" to make a elliptical wing with about 6 to 1 AR, it flew great! At first you would think, it's pointy why...
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 04-26-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 655
Posted By soarrich
At subsonic speeds sharp doesn't help, it just...

At subsonic speeds sharp doesn't help, it just gives you a bad airfoil.
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 03-14-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,605
Posted By soarrich
Where do you get a 5.25x6.25 prop?

Where do you get a 5.25x6.25 prop?
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 02-28-2014, 01:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 669
Posted By soarrich
Thumbs up I picked this up, iCharger1010B ...

I picked this up, iCharger1010B

http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/uh_viewItem.asp?idProduct=6609
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 02-27-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 669
Posted By soarrich
Powerlab 10 chargers seem to be discontinued. It...

Powerlab 10 chargers seem to be discontinued. It looks like the best way is two 5 cells in series, this was my first thoughts, but I got a really good deal, ($100 for 2 10 cell 5000 mah NIB batteries...
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 02-26-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 669
Posted By soarrich
Needed: A charger that will charge 10 cells

I'm building a 90mm EDF and I'm using 10 cells to drive it. I'm having trouble finding a charger that will charge a 10 cell 5000 mah pack, anyone have a recommendation? ????
Forum: Pusher Park Jets 02-26-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,108
Posted By soarrich
Thumbs up Good tip.

Tampaflier

I wish I had seen this before, what a great idea.
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 01-29-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,605
Posted By soarrich
After it's balanced correctly you can address the...

After it's balanced correctly you can address the engine down thrust issue.

You may want to shim the back of the wing saddle some first to see if that helps. I think you'll find it is a engine...
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 01-29-2014, 02:18 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,605
Posted By soarrich
Looks like it lives up to it's name GLH! Try...

Looks like it lives up to it's name GLH!
Try climbing at 45, roll inverted, let the sticks go. If it climbs it's tail heavy, if it slowly arcs over it's balanced about right, if it pull thru like...
Forum: Special Interest Aircraft 01-06-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,444
Posted By soarrich
Thumbs up FlyWheel Very nice plane. This brought...

FlyWheel

Very nice plane. This brought back memories of that Brazilian builder that died a year or two ago that built planes that had organic looks to them.
Nice job.
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 12-08-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 799
Views: 56,231
Posted By soarrich
Yea, that's the way I set mine up originally, but...

Yea, that's the way I set mine up originally, but it tucked in the turns and it ran out of elevator, moving the CG back cured those bad tendency's. Try it with the CG back and see how you like it.
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 12-08-2013, 04:40 PM
Replies: 799
Views: 56,231
Posted By soarrich
Balance

This is where mine balances now, the large black line, I think the CG mark was what was called out in the instructions. I think it can go back more. I'll test it next time I fly. The way I balance my...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 12-08-2013, 06:03 AM
Replies: 799
Views: 56,231
Posted By soarrich
I don't like expo on the elevator, I set the...

I don't like expo on the elevator, I set the elevator up with the max throw on high rate, low rate I fly slow and slowly feed in up elevator, I decrease the throw until I can't make it stall.

I...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 12-08-2013, 05:26 AM
Replies: 799
Views: 56,231
Posted By soarrich
Thumbs up Pictures

Don't use the quick reply, use the advanced then go to the bottom where it says "Additional options", click on manage attachments.

I'll measure where mine balances in the morning.
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 12-08-2013, 04:53 AM
Replies: 799
Views: 56,231
Posted By soarrich
I've never had a problem with HK, a couple things...

I've never had a problem with HK, a couple things didn't work but they made good on them, but my friend bought one of these, it didn't have all the parts, he got a big run around, was very pissed at...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 12-08-2013, 04:47 AM
Replies: 799
Views: 56,231
Posted By soarrich
Launching and balancing.

Where is it balanced? Mine did that when I had it balanced too far forward. The underhand toss is the best if it doesn't fly it just belly flops in without damage. I've got my 2200mah battery as far...
Forum: Sport Planes (Formerly I/C & Gas Conversion) 12-05-2013, 01:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,881
Posted By soarrich
It's nice to see a supplier interested enough to...

It's nice to see a supplier interested enough to check the threads on their products.

That Blue/White 30cc Stinson Reliant SR9 is KILLER! I've got too many planes, but that one has me...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 12-03-2013, 04:13 AM
Replies: 799
Views: 56,231
Posted By soarrich
Thumbs up I got one.

[QUOTE=tobydogs;932927]http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/yhst-17210252890263_2270_230494286
$39.00 SALE
Reg: $45.00


this looks very much like it,i may just check out the shipping but it's out of stock....
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 11-30-2013, 09:28 PM
Replies: 799
Views: 56,231
Posted By soarrich
correction

I used:
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__18202__Turnigy_nano_tech_1300mAh_4S_25_50C_Lipo_Pack.html
I just have the stock motor and esc so I ran it in burst of 20 second full power runs....
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 11-30-2013, 03:33 AM
Replies: 799
Views: 56,231
Posted By soarrich
I ran mine on four cells, it worked OK, but I...

I ran mine on four cells, it worked OK, but I like it fine on three cells, so I put a 2200 3s in it. I had to cut some foam away to move the battery back to get it to balance properly though.
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 11-11-2013, 01:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,031
Posted By soarrich
I flew this wing maybe 30 times, this is what...

I flew this wing maybe 30 times, this is what I've learned:

Dollar Tree foam-board is good for prototyping, but here in New Jersey, USA the humidity is so high that the paper slowly delaminates...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 10-06-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 799
Views: 56,231
Posted By soarrich
Wow, that's PINK. I've been flying my stock...

Wow, that's PINK.

I've been flying my stock blue 64 for a month now, I may add some color to it now.

I fly mine with a 3cell 2200 pack, it's got to be the quietist EDF out there, not terribly...
Forum: Pusher Park Jets 10-04-2013, 04:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 858
Posted By soarrich
I just test flew my friend's, stock motor and...

I just test flew my friend's, stock motor and esc, and got about 8 minutes with the 1300 or 1600 mah battery they recommended. It was plenty fast stock.:eek: The only problem we found was that it was...
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 09-04-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,453
Posted By soarrich
[QUOTE=xmech2k;922431] @ Soarich: Were...

[QUOTE=xmech2k;922431]

@ Soarich: Were those E-Flite F-4's you flew? Did they have full flying stabs? I'm thinking this one can be sensitive in pitch. Luckily I know a couple of guys who have...
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