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Forum: Beginners Today, 02:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 100
Posted By kyleservicetech
Ah Yes Brings back memories of a Sig quarter...

Ah Yes
Brings back memories of a Sig quarter scale Cub I'd built in the late 1990's. Did a lot of flying with that model, and finally sold it to someone in the local area.

Back then, the only...
Forum: Batteries and Chargers Forsale/WTB Yesterday, 06:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 72
Posted By kyleservicetech
I've got one that was set up for those A123...

I've got one that was set up for those A123 cells. After using it for a half year, found out it was absolutely worthless for balancing these type cells. In fact, less than worthless, I wound up...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat Yesterday, 03:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 303
Posted By kyleservicetech
LOLOL That one I've not done. ...

LOLOL
That one I've not done.





(Yet):oops:
Forum: Support & Suggestions Yesterday, 03:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 99
Posted By kyleservicetech
I've taken a 3.5 Mb file, and reduced it in size...

I've taken a 3.5 Mb file, and reduced it in size per the attached photos.

During the attempt to upload all five images at once, I got a message "A security token was missing". Next, the files...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat Yesterday, 02:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 67
Posted By kyleservicetech
Giant Military RC airplane!

Is this the future of aircraft airplanes???

http://www.youtube.com/embed/WC8U5_4lo2c?feature=player_embedded

WC8U5_4lo2c?
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-20-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 303
Posted By kyleservicetech
Those big motorcycles scare me. A co-worker with...

Those big motorcycles scare me. A co-worker with my wife some years back hit a moose with one. Both he and his wife spent three months in a hospital.

I've seen several bad accidents with...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-20-2014, 01:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 303
Posted By kyleservicetech
Yeah, I also hate those SOB's that can't wait a...

Yeah, I also hate those SOB's that can't wait a half minute or so by stopping at the yellow light, but just keep going, blowing through a red light. A lot of drivers around here treat the yellow...
Forum: Beginners 10-20-2014, 01:41 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 67,942
Posted By kyleservicetech
Yikes! We've had two guys in our club during...

Yikes!

We've had two guys in our club during the past year with very serious injuries to their hand when getting mixed up with big glow and gasser engines. One of the guys permanently lost half...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-18-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 253
Posted By kyleservicetech
Agreed on the Data logging ESC's. My three...

Agreed on the Data logging ESC's. My three Castle Creations ESC's with datalogging have provided a lot of useful information. Like how much the current input to a motor drops off at flight speed. ...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-18-2014, 01:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 283
Posted By kyleservicetech
We've gone to a number of country music festivals...

We've gone to a number of country music festivals over the years. Some of the lower quality entertainers think that blasting out high powered music will cover up the fact that the entertainers can't...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-17-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 253
Posted By kyleservicetech
Hi Chellie LOLOL Actually, that Hyperion...

Hi Chellie
LOLOL

Actually, that Hyperion motor was purchased earlier this year. It wasn't available for awhile, but now, IMHO it's still a good deal at $62.00.
...
Forum: Aerial Photography 10-16-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 349
Posted By kyleservicetech
Racine WI club field

Here is a video taken from my Giant Scale Big Stick a month or two ago. Note the second model airplane at around the 3 minute mark.

That model now has some 350 flights on it, with the Hacker...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-16-2014, 06:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 253
Posted By kyleservicetech
Yup motocalc and other similar programs are...

Yup
motocalc and other similar programs are only as accurate as the specs provided by the motor mfgs. And, IMHO, don't depend on those specs being to accurate, especially on some of the "El Cheapo"...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-16-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 253
Posted By kyleservicetech
As fhhuber and Chellie indicate Buy a...

As fhhuber and Chellie indicate

Buy a wattmeter!
Buy a wattmeter!
Buy a wattmeter!
Buy a wattmeter!

If I'm not clear, again, buy a wattmeter :D

Putting a different prop on a glow engine...
Forum: Beginners 10-15-2014, 03:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 125
Posted By kyleservicetech
LOL :D True, but the pilot does when its...

LOL :D

True, but the pilot does when its time to land :D :D :D

Funny, in the club I belong to, a lot of members have high powered gassers with 60cc and larger gasser engines up front.

But,...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-15-2014, 02:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 283
Posted By kyleservicetech
That will definitely be interesting. I've often...

That will definitely be interesting. I've often wondered just how audible one of these units will be when they are running a dozen watts or less, compared to the hundreds of watts put out by a...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-14-2014, 03:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 108
Posted By kyleservicetech
The fastest non-orbit human flight

This is a very interesting article!

http://alert5.net/2014/10/02/47-years-ago-today-the-fastest-manned-aircraft-flight-ever/
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-14-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 253
Posted By kyleservicetech
The Canon Selphy line of printers do not use ink...

The Canon Selphy line of printers do not use ink or ribbons at all. Their printing paper set consists of a cartridge that includes the printing paper, and integrated into the printing cartridge is...
Forum: Brushless Motor Construction 10-14-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 124
Posted By kyleservicetech
Check out the Castle Creations 35 Amp Talon ESC,...

Check out the Castle Creations 35 Amp Talon ESC, with built in 5 Amp switch mode BEC. I've got their 90 Amp ESC. Its built like a tank.
...
Forum: Brushless Motor Construction 10-14-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 119
Posted By kyleservicetech
Check out the Castle Creations Talon line of...

Check out the Castle Creations Talon line of ESC's. These units use a switching type BEC (Battery Elimination Circuit) with the 90 Amp ESC providing a 20 Amp rating on their BEC. You can safely run...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-13-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 253
Posted By kyleservicetech
I've got black and white laser printers, so all...

I've got black and white laser printers, so all photos come out in grey tone. They are good, but they are not in color.

Looking at color laser printers, they do make good prints, but before...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-13-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 122
Posted By kyleservicetech
Yeah, me either. A few years ago, I got a ride...

Yeah, me either. A few years ago, I got a ride on one of those fast "Scooters" that has just a seat to sit on. Nothing to wrap your legs around. Drove it around the block, and was scared ****less!...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-13-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 253
Posted By kyleservicetech
Yup, got that one also :D Its used only for...

Yup, got that one also :D Its used only for printing my newsletter for the local RC club. Sure beats going to the local Office Depot 10 miles away for two sided printing.

My only complaint is...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-13-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 618
Posted By kyleservicetech
I'm using the throttle cut off function on my...

I'm using the throttle cut off function on my Spekie DX8. But, the battery is plugged in right at the steel fence for the pit area inside in the flight line. Then the DX8 switch is flipped to power...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-13-2014, 02:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 122
Posted By kyleservicetech
1/8 full scale Harley Bike

This model was on display at a local Steam and Gas show this weekend. To say it was incredible is not sufficient.

Everything was built to exact scale, even the screws, springs, tires,...
Forum: Aerial Photography 10-13-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 206
Posted By kyleservicetech
I've been dropping the file size of my photos...

I've been dropping the file size of my photos uploaded to wattflyer to about 1500 KB or so. One easy and zero cost way to do this is with www.faststone.org free image viewer software.

This...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-13-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 253
Posted By kyleservicetech
If you're only after black and white laser...

If you're only after black and white laser printers, check out the Brother line. I've got three of them, the first one is their HL2140, now discontinued.

But, this unit is similar to what I've...
Forum: UAV / FPV 10-12-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 577
Posted By kyleservicetech
It looks like they are canceling the original...

It looks like they are canceling the original model flying standards of the 1980's and are indicating a new flying standard for models is in the works....
Forum: Power Systems 10-12-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 188
Posted By kyleservicetech
Hi Chellie! That motor weighs in at 4.9...

Hi Chellie!

That motor weighs in at 4.9 Ounces, versus the Hacker A40-10L Heli motors 9.5 ounces. That's 150 watts per ounce of motor weight for the Headsup motor. Might it run a bit hot at...
Forum: Power Systems 10-12-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 188
Posted By kyleservicetech
I put together a thread on this very subject for...

I put together a thread on this very subject for the "Larger" glow and gasoline engines versus electric power earlier this year. Take a look:

Model airplane Power Systems...
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