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Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-08-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 615
Posted By Glacier Girl
Impressive video/modeling skills.

This took some definite modeling skills. :eek:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lPlWho3KJHY
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-24-2013, 01:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 370
Posted By Glacier Girl
If it's not for structural use look in the craft...

If it's not for structural use look in the craft section of Wally world/Michael's/ etc., for bead cord. They are miniature bungee cords. Come in different colors and diameters.

I've had em on my...
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 10-07-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,834
Posted By Glacier Girl
Have any of you looked at the portable safes?...

Have any of you looked at the portable safes? I've had one for going on 6 years now.
Some benefits. Plastic so nothing to short inside.
Plastic, so don't have to worry about banging something...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-03-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,174
Posted By Glacier Girl
Foam-Tac or even Goop will work to form a hinge,...

Foam-Tac or even Goop will work to form a hinge, kinda the same way as the hot glue method. Lot lighter then the hot glue if you are weight crazy. I have now started running a skim coat across the...
Forum: Warbird Electrics 08-07-2013, 10:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 903
Posted By Glacier Girl
No need to program the tx throttle range, you use...

No need to program the tx throttle range, you use your thumb/fingers, to control how fast it flies by simply moving the throttle. Less throttle, less speed.

And check your math, the 10 x 5 is 2.5...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-06-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By Glacier Girl
And if confused on the orientation of the servo...

And if confused on the orientation of the servo plugs to the rx, which in some cases aren't marked, it's easy to find out with a multi meter.

Set the meter to Ohms reading, check the pins for...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-24-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 645
Posted By Glacier Girl
Nice Denny! I use something similar, could...

Nice Denny!

I use something similar, could easily be done up to run like yours with dual bec's, but I also use em with a built in and a stand alone if the amp load is going to be questionable. ...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 05-21-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By Glacier Girl
Would help if you listed which one you have, they...

Would help if you listed which one you have, they show 3 different sized shafts, 3.2,4.0,and 5.0.

Hobby king carries a lot of replacement shafts, or you can make your own.
I've used long shank...
Forum: Beginners 04-17-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,711
Posted By Glacier Girl
It's a matter of using the Mark 8 eyeball....

It's a matter of using the Mark 8 eyeball. Control surfaces should be level with the wings, h stab and v stab to begin. Also wing and tail surfaces all square to the fuse and each other. Then a...
Forum: Beginners 04-17-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 640
Posted By Glacier Girl
It works! I use it on my P-38's. It helps on the...

It works! I use it on my P-38's. It helps on the ground and in the air.
Even used it on a few scratch builds that had no steering. Props did all the steering.

And if you think about it, real...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 04-11-2013, 04:20 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,556
Posted By Glacier Girl
Try something first. Don't stand directly...

Try something first.

Don't stand directly in front of the plane. Step off a few paces to the side and then try it with the radio antenna not pointed towards the plane.

It might be you had...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 04-05-2013, 02:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 748
Posted By Glacier Girl
Oh my! What the heck?

First off this is more a heads up if you will, to check an order against what you actually ordered.

And more of the fun times I have.:p>

Me being me and for what ever reason I decided I...
Forum: Beginners 10-24-2012, 04:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,782
Posted By Glacier Girl
Least in my experience, with wood props, you need...

Least in my experience, with wood props, you need to check them often for tightness of the prop nut. Especially on a new one.
Wood compresses, what was tight yesterday is often loose today.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-02-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 638
Posted By Glacier Girl
Google is your friend, just typed in checkerboard...

Google is your friend, just typed in checkerboard vinyl stickers, and 10 pages of them showed up.

A good source is Callie Graphics. Ask anyone who's used her work. Top notch, quick, and cheap....
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 05-23-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,240
Posted By Glacier Girl
Dick, from the photos, it appears you need to...

Dick, from the photos, it appears you need to solder a pair of tabs back together, along with the leads. Correct?

If so, You'll need to clean and straighten both tabs, hopefully there is enough...
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 03-02-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,113
Posted By Glacier Girl
Neat!!! Way back when, and I'm talking the...

Neat!!!

Way back when, and I'm talking the very first generation Stryker with the 3 piece wing, I built "Swiss Cheese Stryker" something like 98 holes cut through the wing.
Covered it with of all...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-02-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 9,660
Posted By Glacier Girl
I think you have the big ones. Club/member...

I think you have the big ones.
Club/member attitude
Club dues/join fee
Location, location, location

I belong to two clubs, one Outlaw, one AMA. And honestly the club field is nicer, paved...
Forum: Power Systems 02-28-2012, 04:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 816
Posted By Glacier Girl
I know, probably do, but do you have the...

I know, probably do, but

do you have the esc connected to a motor?
Forum: Beginners 02-25-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 632
Posted By Glacier Girl
Yep there is "in lab" and "real world" you have...

Yep there is "in lab" and "real world" you have to deal with.

Calcs are only as good as the info given to them. And yep you did the right thing checking them with your meter.

Too many "real...
Forum: Beginners 02-15-2012, 05:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 868
Posted By Glacier Girl
Whoops finally dawned on me, a fan wing. The...

Whoops finally dawned on me, a fan wing.

The take on a old fashion push mower. Gotcha on the blades, not props.

Definitely something that's going to require a low kv high volts set up to be...
Forum: Beginners 02-12-2012, 03:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 631
Posted By Glacier Girl
Another good place to check out is servocity,...

Another good place to check out is servocity, they carry everything you can think of.
http://servocity.com/html/servo_connectors___pins.html

I would think someone on your side of the pond would...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 02-12-2012, 03:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 871
Posted By Glacier Girl
Yep Astro is what I have, the Watt's up is...

Yep Astro is what I have, the Watt's up is another great one.
http://www.powerwerx.com/digital-meters/watts-up-meter-dc-inline.html
Forum: Beginners 02-11-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 588
Posted By Glacier Girl
Like in your first post above, remember "ALTITUDE...

Like in your first post above, remember "ALTITUDE IS YOUR FRIEND"!

Like the advice given, you try out new things way, way up there, that way if it doesn't work as planned, you have your safety...
Forum: Beginners 02-11-2012, 05:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 631
Posted By Glacier Girl
You can buy crimpers and servo end pin kits for...

You can buy crimpers and servo end pin kits for cheap. I have em and a 50' spool of servo wire for making extensions to exact length. Cheaper in the long run, and less hassle then buying pre-made...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 02-11-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 871
Posted By Glacier Girl
He's talking about mAh (mili amp hours) it's the...

He's talking about mAh (mili amp hours) it's the fuel gauge for a pack. Tells you how much was able to be drawn and filled back into the pack. Not familiar with your charger, but I know my Ice will...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 02-05-2012, 05:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 988
Posted By Glacier Girl
Here's the old Shun Da Cub thread. ...

Here's the old Shun Da Cub thread.
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_3312791/mpage_1/key_/tm.htm

55 pages of a lot of good info on your Cub.

If memory serves me, many switched to a 1000 mah...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 02-05-2012, 05:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 941
Posted By Glacier Girl
At least you didn't hit your truck.:rolleyes:

At least you didn't hit your truck.:rolleyes:
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-28-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 988
Posted By Glacier Girl
Would help if we knew which Cub you have. As...

Would help if we knew which Cub you have.

As for the rest, yep ni-hm starts loosing voltage as soon as you take it off the charger. 2 days, it will loose some definitely.

Also with two tail...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-24-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 844
Posted By Glacier Girl
Congrats on making it work. And yep, it is...

Congrats on making it work.

And yep, it is and Exceed, or SDM, or Shun Da, all the same plane, just different names. I believe Shun Da/or SDM if you will, is the originator of it.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-20-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,004
Posted By Glacier Girl
Just my bit of input, take it for what it's...

Just my bit of input, take it for what it's worth.

I learned on a 3 channel with the rudder on the right stick.
When I switched to a 4 channel, especially on a tail dragger I had to break the...
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