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Forum: Beginners 06-26-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By Voltron
Well, I glad to see that you are practicing safe...

Well, I glad to see that you are practicing safe flying Bub. :)
Forum: Beginners 06-25-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
Posted By Voltron
Whats wrong Bub? You gettin to old to use them...

Whats wrong Bub? You gettin to old to use them for anything else? :D
Forum: Beginners 05-07-2012, 05:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,480
Posted By Voltron
He will probably be teaching you a thing or two...

He will probably be teaching you a thing or two before long. My Son can out fly me any day of the week. He says that I'm too conservative and worry too much about wrecking the plane. He is old enough...
Forum: Beginners 05-07-2012, 03:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,480
Posted By Voltron
I have to agree that its not a a great choice...

I have to agree that its not a a great choice because of the same reasons that xmech2k gave. Its not the worst choice either. Its not a ducted fan jet or some twitchy little warbird that does bank to...
Forum: Beginners 03-23-2012, 02:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,352
Posted By Voltron
Good answers Tom. I would like to add one bit of...

Good answers Tom. I would like to add one bit of trivia about the electric prop question. An electric prop can be built lighter because it does not have to withstand the shock loads that piston...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 03-15-2012, 03:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By Voltron
There was an article in the AMA magazine a few...

There was an article in the AMA magazine a few months ago about an RC club that set up a solar charging station at their field. It was pretty detailed and showed all the components that they used. I...
Forum: Beginners 02-17-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 9,111
Posted By Voltron
Thats the ticket BubSteve. The Super Cub is a...

Thats the ticket BubSteve. The Super Cub is a sweet little plane and a joy to fly. I've been flying RC since 1991 and U-line before that and I can still have a good time flying something like a Super...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 02-03-2012, 01:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,827
Posted By Voltron
My pilot Spin

My pilot Spin
Forum: Company Discussions 01-17-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,462
Posted By Voltron
Hangingon, Have you checked the servos in...

Hangingon,

Have you checked the servos in that plane to see if they were compatible with the orange receiver. Some of those Chinese planes had funky four wire servos and are not compatible with...
Forum: Beginners 12-31-2011, 01:01 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 11,706
Posted By Voltron
I have mixed feelings about RTF planes. They make...

I have mixed feelings about RTF planes. They make some really nice ones nowdays but buying an RTF plane for your first plane doesn't really prepare you to repair or maintain it. When I started out...
Forum: Beginners 12-27-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 11,706
Posted By Voltron
Yes, the Zagi is another excellent choice for...

Yes, the Zagi is another excellent choice for durability. I didn't mention it because its not really something I would recommend to a beginner.
Forum: Beginners 12-26-2011, 04:09 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 11,706
Posted By Voltron
I've been hearing and reading good things about...

I've been hearing and reading good things about these planes. I'm thinking about getting an Albatros to teach my youngest Grandson to fly.

http://www.crashtesthobby.com/
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 07-18-2010, 09:14 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 13,197
Posted By Voltron
I just remembered something I learned about using...

I just remembered something I learned about using the Durhams Water Putty that I think will be helpful. The instructions tell you to mix it to a dough like consistency. That is alright if you are...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 07-18-2010, 02:10 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 13,197
Posted By Voltron
I've been using the stuff for years. My Son and I...

I've been using the stuff for years. My Son and I used to be in a Father and Son HO car racing league back when he was a youngster. We made our own lightweight vacuum formed bodies for our highly...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 07-17-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 13,197
Posted By Voltron
Hello Jimmy, It is a gypsum based product....

Hello Jimmy,

It is a gypsum based product. I like it better than plaster of paris because it is harder, has a smoother surface when dry and is not chalky like plaster. It can also be sanded,...
Forum: Scratch and Kit Built Aircraft 07-17-2010, 05:03 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 13,197
Posted By Voltron
I use Durhams Water Putty to make vacuum form...

I use Durhams Water Putty to make vacuum form moulds. You dont need any release agent. The heated plastic does not stick to it. You can get it at hardware stores. It comes as a powder that you just...
Forum: Power Systems 05-13-2010, 09:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 822
Posted By Voltron
Hi Ron, It looks like you got my PM. Voltron

Hi Ron, It looks like you got my PM.

Voltron
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 05-02-2010, 04:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,402
Posted By Voltron
The following information is copied from the...

The following information is copied from the Futaba website from their frequently asked questions section. See this link: http://www.futaba-rc.com/faq/service-faq.html#q2


How do I change the...
Forum: Company Discussions 04-01-2010, 03:04 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,756
Posted By Voltron
I just got my first order from RcTimer about...

I just got my first order from RcTimer about three weeks ago. I am very pleased. The 2204-14 motor I purchased is identical to the Suppo motor that I paid over twice the price for from a US vendor....
Forum: Beginners 03-25-2010, 05:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,326
Posted By Voltron
My Favorites: www.headsuprc.com...

My Favorites: www.headsuprc.com (http://www.headsuprc.com)
www.bphobbies.com (http://www.bphobbies.com)
www.hobbypartz.com (http://www.hobbypartz.com)
www.myatomic.com (http://www.myatomic.com)...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 03-24-2010, 07:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,769
Posted By Voltron
Yes, your receiver is a dual conversion, but you...

Yes, your receiver is a dual conversion, but you can use either single or dual conversion with your transmitter. I use both types and have never had a problem with either. The link below is some info...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 03-22-2010, 03:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,769
Posted By Voltron
Yes if you purchase a v tail mixer. ...

Yes if you purchase a v tail mixer.

http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbycity/store/uh_viewItem.asp?idProduct=6321
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 03-21-2010, 11:49 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,111
Posted By Voltron
Hi Foamiesrfun, My wife...

Hi Foamiesrfun,
My wife and I both have diabetes and are working together to try to keep it under control. We are both in our sixtys and we both have type 2 diabetes while...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 02-19-2010, 01:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,155
Posted By Voltron
Its good to know that there are still a few men...

Its good to know that there are still a few men left willing to take a stand for God.
Forum: ParkFlyers 02-18-2010, 12:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,762
Posted By Voltron
I'm sorry for your loss Firemanbill. It's tough...

I'm sorry for your loss Firemanbill. It's tough losing a good friend.
Forum: Power Systems 02-12-2010, 07:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,726
Posted By Voltron
That battery should work fine. It would provide...

That battery should work fine. It would provide 32.5 amps and should run the old 550 with no problem. The lipo battery is also much lighter than the old nicads. That should also be an advantage.

...
Forum: Foamies 02-12-2010, 06:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 11,720
Posted By Voltron
I found a source online. ...

I found a source online.

https://www.hardwareworld.com/files/pi/bR/1/IRUC.jpg

https://www.hardwareworld.com/4oz-Welders-Adhesive-pIRUCR1.aspx
Forum: Humor 10-24-2009, 02:15 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 7,122
Posted By Voltron
I believe that there's a place for all of Gods...

I believe that there's a place for all of Gods creatures. Right next to the mashed potatos and gravy.
Forum: 3D Flying 09-21-2009, 09:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,387
Posted By Voltron
Check out the Hobby Lobby Yak 55. Its a cheap...

Check out the Hobby Lobby Yak 55. Its a cheap kit, easy to build and a blast to fly. The only drawback is that it is not very crash resistant. Its made from the old school foam instead of the evapor....
Forum: Company Discussions 07-30-2009, 08:58 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,845
Posted By Voltron
Go gettim Stevebub. Let us know how you made out....

Go gettim Stevebub. Let us know how you made out.

Unfortunately the US company you ordered from is probably just a reseller using MScomposites name. I used to be in the forestry and sawmill...
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