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Forum: Crash and Safety Forum 01-15-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 1,729
Views: 134,706
Posted By NJSwede
I supposed if I'm using Wattflyer to brag about...

I supposed if I'm using Wattflyer to brag about my new aircraft, I also need to disclode my bonehead moves. Soo....

I was flying my Blade 350QX today and having a ball when I realized I must have...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-14-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
I thought giant scale 3D planes was the path to...

I thought giant scale 3D planes was the path to go down to make things get really expensive. Oh wait... I'm into that too! :eek:
Forum: General Electric Discussions 01-14-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
Blade 350QX. Maidened it yesterday and it's...

Blade 350QX. Maidened it yesterday and it's pretty amazing! I should get my GoPro tomorrow and then I will plague you with aerial videos and photos of everything.

In other news: MUST... STOP......
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-24-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
Yeah, it's gotten great reviews and I'm really...

Yeah, it's gotten great reviews and I'm really excited! I was thinking of electric for a while, but the entry barrier (read: cost) was a little too steep for me. I picked up a used DA-50 for a very...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-24-2013, 06:07 PM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
3D guru? You obviously haven't seen me fly! I...

3D guru? You obviously haven't seen me fly! I just got a pretty decent price on this plane, so I jumped on it. I don't even have a vehicle to transport it in, but I'll take care of that come flying...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-24-2013, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
Just spoke to Santa and he's telling me there's...

Just spoke to Santa and he's telling me there's an Aerobeez 88" Slick 540 v2 on his sleigh en route to me. Why do my planes keep getting bigger all the time? It started with a UltraMicro HZ Champ and...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-07-2013, 03:30 AM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
Gramps, Don't know if it interests you, but...

Gramps,

Don't know if it interests you, but I wrote a review of it here:

http://www.3drcforums.com/content.php?267-TwistedHobbys-Crack-Turbo-Beaver

(Here endeth the shameless plug)
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-04-2013, 02:48 AM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
Gramps, It can definitely be flown indoors...

Gramps,

It can definitely be flown indoors or in a small outdoor space. Deploy the flaps and you can crawl faster than it flies!

Here's young (I think he's 12 or something like that) Aaron...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 12-04-2013, 01:26 AM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
If I haven't already told you, the Beaver is...

If I haven't already told you, the Beaver is AWESOME!!! The only plane I can actually do rolling harriers with! And I had to learn to do hover-catches to give this flight a happy ending... (Note to...
Forum: Foamies 10-28-2013, 01:54 AM
Replies: 5,450
Views: 309,556
Posted By NJSwede
Really windy today. Probably 30mph gusts at the...

Really windy today. Probably 30mph gusts at the field. I managed to do a successful (albeit unintentional) backwards takeoff. Looked cool, but I almost had to change underwear... :)
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 10-28-2013, 01:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 752
Posted By NJSwede
I have a Hyperic 730i Duo and a Tunigy Mega...

I have a Hyperic 730i Duo and a Tunigy Mega 2x200W. Both work great! YMMV.
Forum: Beginners 10-15-2013, 12:24 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 983
Posted By NJSwede
If you want to try other vendors than HK, I can...

If you want to try other vendors than HK, I can warmly recommend BuddyRC (formerely EPBuddy). They're great for motors, ESCs, batteries and chargers and the owner Dale is a nice and honest person.
...
Forum: 3D Flying 09-28-2013, 02:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,120
Posted By NJSwede
I think that would be considered a legitimate...

I think that would be considered a legitimate excuse to go gas. It's a little small, though. Here's a 180" Yak for you!

http://pilot-rc.com/Upload/31377638.JPG
Forum: General Electric Discussions 09-28-2013, 02:31 AM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
Twisted Hobbys Crack Turbo Beaver. I flew the...

Twisted Hobbys Crack Turbo Beaver. I flew the prototype a couple of months ago, and if it flies anything like that, I'm gonna luuuuuv it!
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 09-28-2013, 12:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 328
Posted By NJSwede
BTW... If I won the lottery, a 126" Slick and a...

BTW... If I won the lottery, a 126" Slick and a vehicle to transport it with would probably be the first thing I would buy. That's how messed up in my head I am! :)
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 09-28-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 328
Posted By NJSwede
A 126" Slick? Yeah, that should keep him away...

A 126" Slick? Yeah, that should keep him away from the booze and loose women! :) :) :)

But blessed I am! He's a great kid. Can't wait to get him in the air. I think I'll just go ahead and order a...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 09-27-2013, 11:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 328
Posted By NJSwede
The looks are definitely from his mom. You've...

The looks are definitely from his mom. You've seen pictures of me, haven't you? Nothing good can possibly come from my looks! :)

Anyway, what's a good, durable, slow, stable and highly visible...
Forum: 3D Flying 09-27-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,120
Posted By NJSwede
I have friends who fly 3DHS 72" Extras on 6s with...

I have friends who fly 3DHS 72" Extras on 6s with great results. I think that's pretty much the upper limit of what you can do with 6s.

10s in overkill on a 73" 3D model. 8s will be more than...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 09-27-2013, 04:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 328
Posted By NJSwede
My son just got the bug!

I took my 6-year-old son to the field a few weeks ago, and since that day, he wants to come with me every single time and we spend the weekdays discussing what planes to bring to our next outing. I...
Forum: 3D Flying 09-27-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By NJSwede
...BTW, I couldn't find a flight video either,...

...BTW, I couldn't find a flight video either, but given that both the EF 78" Extra and the 3DHS 72" Extra are about $50 more expensive, I would stay away from unproven aircraft.

If you...
Forum: 3D Flying 09-27-2013, 04:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By NJSwede
I'm not familiar with the plane, but when you...

I'm not familiar with the plane, but when you look at flight videos, try to see if they do upright harriers. If they don't, RED FLAG! If they do and you see wing rock: RED FLAG!

Upright harrier is...
Forum: Beginners 08-12-2013, 01:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 697
Posted By NJSwede
Well... As some of you probably know by now, I'm...

Well... As some of you probably know by now, I'm the co-owner and web master of an RC-related website. It's been (and still is) a great experience, but I'm willing to offer this piece of advice: If...
Forum: Crash and Safety Forum 08-11-2013, 10:42 PM
Replies: 1,729
Views: 134,706
Posted By NJSwede
Well, I didn't crash, but my friend did. And...

Well, I didn't crash, but my friend did. And apparently my t-shirts says "Splashdown tricopter picker upper"... :)

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/3288510/tripcopter%20in%20river.jpg
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-10-2013, 03:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,105
Posted By NJSwede
Frank, I listened to the podcast and...

Frank,

I listened to the podcast and apparently both speed and range are a lot better than I thought. Also, it seems like similar things have been done, albeit not on the enormous scale you're...
Forum: Power Systems 08-07-2013, 11:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 738
Posted By NJSwede
Aaaah! Connector wars!!!! [popcorn] Yeah,...

Aaaah! Connector wars!!!! [popcorn]

Yeah, I've moved to Andersons on my bigger stuff (58" and up as of right now). Mainly because it's a breeze to hook them up in series (and because I bought a...
Forum: Power Systems 08-07-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 738
Posted By NJSwede
IMHO, those easy-solder adapters are useless and...

IMHO, those easy-solder adapters are useless and all they do is to introduce another point of failure.

A chisel tipped iron at about 700F and rosin core solder is the ticket. Regular lead-free...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-07-2013, 04:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,105
Posted By NJSwede
I'm not sure I understand... You're going to fly...

I'm not sure I understand... You're going to fly this plane between clubs with a chase vehicle? What kind of range are you expecting on the planes? I mean, I know my 36cc gasser gets about 20 minutes...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-05-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
Here's my review of it:...

Here's my review of it: http://www.3drcforums.com/showthread.php?1681-Aerobeez-48-quot-EPP-Balsa-hybrid-Sbach-342

Before you read it, take a quick guess whether I like it... :)
...
Forum: Beginners 08-04-2013, 12:44 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,967
Posted By NJSwede
Now that this thread is active again, I'll make...

Now that this thread is active again, I'll make one more remark: Clubs are great, but the old guys who don't fly but spend all their time making rude and racist remarks are getting on my nerves. Do...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 08-03-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 1,710
Views: 85,270
Posted By NJSwede
Hopefully I don't get in trouble for posting too...

Hopefully I don't get in trouble for posting too many links to other sites. Guys, let me know if it's excessive and I'll stop!

Anyway, here it is:
...
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