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Forum: General Electric Discussions 02-18-2014, 02:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By Glacier Girl
The T-28 from Horizon is a winner. Parts...

The T-28 from Horizon is a winner. Parts availability, and world class customer service. It can be very acrobatic if you want, several of the pattern fliers use it as warm up at the field I fly...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 02-18-2014, 02:45 AM
Replies: 1,714
Views: 85,444
Posted By Glacier Girl
Sometimes I do things I know I'll probably...

Sometimes I do things I know I'll probably regret.
Why would someone who has trouble with a single motor in horizontal flight opt for something with four motors that is more for vertical flight,...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-30-2014, 05:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 823
Posted By Glacier Girl
Here you go.

Here you go.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-30-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 343
Posted By Glacier Girl
Yep a humidifier would help. The dry air is the...

Yep a humidifier would help. The dry air is the culprit.
I know our old house in PA had a settable humidifier as part of the whole house heating system.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-10-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 462
Posted By Glacier Girl
Well for one, the Prius is 2 times the weight of...

Well for one, the Prius is 2 times the weight of a Metro. It's a porker.
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-10-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 462
Posted By Glacier Girl
Not your daddy's Prius

Not really airplane related, but is electric powered and has wings.

Renault has just debuted their ELECTRIC Formula 1 car.
This puppy will do 150 mph and runs 25 minutes on a charge....
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-10-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 558
Posted By Glacier Girl
Nigel I've used those smoke cartridges. Be REAL...

Nigel I've used those smoke cartridges. Be REAL SURE you have some clearance between the tube and anything else. THEY GET HOT!!!

I used them on a Slow Stick, had to add a metal deflector behind...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-10-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 866
Posted By Glacier Girl
How bout bats? Okay how bout Wiffle Ball bats? ...

How bout bats?
Okay how bout Wiffle Ball bats?

First one was a "What if" thing at one of our fly ins. We all added parts and pieces and that what we ended up with. Used the TLAR (That looks about...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-10-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 823
Posted By Glacier Girl
The late Polks Hobby used to have an adjustable X...

The late Polks Hobby used to have an adjustable X stand.
Best five dollars I ever spent. Snap together wood X frames, plastic center tube, and a pair of plastic tops with a nylon strap on them....
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-10-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,388
Posted By Glacier Girl
Yeah R/S is nothing more then a cell phone...

Yeah R/S is nothing more then a cell phone outlet. I don't deal with them anymore, too tired of the "deer in the headlights" look I get when I ask for something in there.

On the other side I got...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-11-2013, 12:56 AM
Replies: 1,714
Views: 85,444
Posted By Glacier Girl
How bout a golden oldie foamy. My newest/oldest,...

How bout a golden oldie foamy. My newest/oldest, Multiplex Cargo, done up as a fire bomber. Added electric retracts and made a hopper for a powder...err... dry fire extinguisher material.
Forum: Beginners 11-09-2013, 04:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,547
Posted By Glacier Girl
Lets see if I get it all covered. Okay, if...

Lets see if I get it all covered.

Okay, if you have a V1.1, it doesn't have flaps. So nope you won't be plugging anything into #6 slot on the rx. Oh and before I forget, "gear" is landing gear,...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-09-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 614
Posted By Glacier Girl
Yeah pretty ingenious how he did the moving...

Yeah pretty ingenious how he did the moving sticks, the doll just adds to it making it look real. And he spent some serious bucks on all the other equipment.

We are not worthy!

At least I know...
Forum: Beginners 11-08-2013, 05:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,547
Posted By Glacier Girl
Number ONE.Little confusing as the thread is...

Number ONE.Little confusing as the thread is about buying a Bixler 2 yet you say you have the V1.1. Two different animals.
#6 is the channel used for flaps. That's where your Y lead should go for...
Forum: Beginners 11-08-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 277
Posted By Glacier Girl
For the price of a stand alone balancer, like the...

For the price of a stand alone balancer, like the Astro Zippy, you could get a decent balance charger from Hobby King.

I have set ups both ways, and hands down a balance charger is the way to go....
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-08-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 614
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 11-08-2013, 04:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 844
Posted By Glacier Girl
Had a flying bud video the maiden flight of his...

Had a flying bud video the maiden flight of his latest 60 size plane. Video showed he did a proper pre flight of the controls. He set the plane on the runway, facing the wind. Another quick check of...
Forum: Beginners 11-06-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 738
Posted By Glacier Girl
And dependent on the plane the plug doesn't have...

And dependent on the plane the plug doesn't have to sit out on the side of it.

Anything I have with a canopy, like my war birds all have what my one flying bud has called the butt plugs.

I use...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-01-2013, 03:40 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 844
Posted By Glacier Girl
Well lets just say sometimes the inner moron...

Well lets just say sometimes the inner moron takes over and often it's contagious. :oops:

My club buds are at my place for our yearly get together, We've flown all day, and part of the night....
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-26-2013, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1,714
Views: 85,444
Posted By Glacier Girl
Anywho, on to the next new one. From a flying...

Anywho, on to the next new one. From a flying bud I am now the proud owner of a NIB Multiplex Cargo. :D

Talk about a non ARF, this is it. No easy peasy like Gramp's latest. She's got over 100...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-26-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1,714
Views: 85,444
Posted By Glacier Girl
On the X I spared no expense in the quest for...

On the X I spared no expense in the quest for speed.:D
70 mm CS 10 blade
An HK 2100kv motor. Think I have around $25.00 in it for both.
Esc was an old Castle 80 I had laying around.

Esc was...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-24-2013, 02:19 AM
Replies: 1,714
Views: 85,444
Posted By Glacier Girl
Concept X. With what we call "Ken Stupid Power"....

Concept X. With what we call "Ken Stupid Power". Been finished for a while but no time to fly, even took it to the club's fly in and ended up having to go to work, so had a pair of flying buds have...
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: ParkFlyers 10-11-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,616
Posted By Glacier Girl
Denny, is it possible that these cells need to be...

Denny, is it possible that these cells need to be "conditioned" like the old type cells?
On those you ran em a couple of cycles to get em built up.

Maybe why folks aren't seeing the rated...
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 10-07-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 2,825
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: ParkFlyers 10-03-2013, 02:17 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,107
Posted By Glacier Girl
It's one of those Catch 20/20 things, darned if...

It's one of those Catch 20/20 things, darned if you do, darned if you don't.
They tend to lean to one side, make only the plane available as you have to buy the whole thing to get it. More money for...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-03-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,172
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: ParkFlyers 10-01-2013, 07:24 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,107
Posted By Glacier Girl
Someone asked about batteries used with the night...

Someone asked about batteries used with the night fliers.
I usually run a 3S2100 or so in mine as the weight helps with the wind.
LED's don't pull that much, even a bunch of them.

My SSX has 50...
Forum: ParkFlyers 09-26-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,107
Posted By Glacier Girl
And don't forget you can hang enough lights on...

And don't forget you can hang enough lights on one to make the Goodyear blimp look like a candle.
Forum: Beginners 09-26-2013, 11:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By Glacier Girl
And I'll just toss this in. A battery may check...

And I'll just toss this in. A battery may check good, but be bad.
If you check the voltage on it, not under load, you can get a false reading.

Check it under load, and you may find that the...
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