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Forum: General Electric Discussions Today, 02:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 136
Posted By mclarkson
Congrats! I've certainly done maidens on bad days...

Congrats! I've certainly done maidens on bad days because I was simply to impatient to wait the weather out.
Forum: Foamies 07-21-2016, 03:21 AM
Replies: 4,239
Views: 590,175
Posted By mclarkson
I dunno. They only started appearing a few months...

I dunno. They only started appearing a few months back. I have an ad-blocker that I used to turn off for Wattflyer but, when the weird travel ads starting showing up, I had to turn it on. :(

I...
Forum: Foamies 07-20-2016, 01:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 262
Posted By mclarkson
I'm gonna say it was probably this.

I'm gonna say it was probably this.
Forum: Foamies 07-18-2016, 08:50 PM
Replies: 4,239
Views: 590,175
Posted By mclarkson
Oopsie! :)

Oopsie! :)
Forum: Foamies 07-18-2016, 08:04 PM
Replies: 4,239
Views: 590,175
Posted By mclarkson
Man, I still have the 2nd and 3rd planes I ever...

Man, I still have the 2nd and 3rd planes I ever bought/built and most of the ones in between then and now. In fact, I'm gonna need a bigger house soon! :D
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-18-2016, 10:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 600
Posted By mclarkson
Fortunately for me, today's weather here is...

Fortunately for me, today's weather here is predicted to be 96 degrees, 54% humidity and 20 MPH winds. Trifecta!
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-18-2016, 04:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 495
Posted By mclarkson
Sorry this happened to you. Number one,...

Sorry this happened to you.

Number one, first and foremost, fire them immediately and never let them set foot in the house again.

After that, consider whether you want to file a lawsuit of some...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-17-2016, 09:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 600
Posted By mclarkson
Just lean against a wall!

Just lean against a wall!
Forum: Foamies 07-17-2016, 09:32 PM
Replies: 4,239
Views: 590,175
Posted By mclarkson
Nice. You gonna keep this one around for a while?...

Nice. You gonna keep this one around for a while? :)
Forum: Electric Ducted Fan Jets 07-13-2016, 01:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 257
Posted By mclarkson
You don't realize it, but asking what voltage to...

You don't realize it, but asking what voltage to store lipos at is inviting a war between the 'store them at full charge' people and the 'store them at X.X volts' people. :)

Personally, I don't...
Forum: Foamies 07-13-2016, 12:28 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 29,035
Posted By mclarkson
Am I crazy, Crash, or do you build one or two of...

Am I crazy, Crash, or do you build one or two of those a year? :)

Can't remember if I've ever asked you about plans.
Forum: Foamies 07-10-2016, 01:32 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 29,035
Posted By mclarkson
Thanks, Jerry. I doubt it. I don't get much...

Thanks, Jerry. I doubt it. I don't get much chance for travel and it's about a 30 hour round trip for me. Besides, I've never gotten around to getting an AMA membership and most big get-togethers...
Forum: Foamies 07-09-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 29,035
Posted By mclarkson
Watch out, Crash. I'ma take this thread away from...

Watch out, Crash. I'ma take this thread away from you! :D

My latest scratch build: the Kung Fu. 28" wingspan, 250 grams AUW. Goes like a rocket with its little 1700kV 24 gram outrunner.
...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-09-2016, 08:36 AM
Replies: 2,610
Views: 235,251
Posted By mclarkson
My latest is another scratch build - the Kung Fu....

My latest is another scratch build - the Kung Fu. 28" wingspan, 250 grams AUW. Goes like a rocket with its little 1700kV 24 gram outrunner.
...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-08-2016, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5,258
Views: 566,974
Posted By mclarkson
I built one fairly cheaply that uses my digital...

I built one fairly cheaply that uses my digital scale.

http://rc.markclarkson.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/IMG_1541.jpg

1-Motor; 2-Peg for motor mount; 3-ESC; 4-LiPo; 5-Watt meter; 6-Digital...
Forum: Beginners 07-07-2016, 08:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 211
Posted By mclarkson
That's pretty much what I would do. That would...

That's pretty much what I would do. That would make your wing chord about 145 cm and the distance from the wing TE to the horizontal stab's LE about 230 cm.
...
Forum: Foamies 07-06-2016, 09:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 435
Posted By mclarkson
I mostly scratch build these days. The last "kit"...

I mostly scratch build these days. The last "kit" I built was the Sparrow from Flite Test, which was a project with my granddaughter.
...
Forum: Foamies 07-06-2016, 01:31 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 29,035
Posted By mclarkson
Some video from the maiden. XNndSPLsv7M

Some video from the maiden.

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Forum: Foamies 07-05-2016, 09:10 PM
Replies: 6,862
Views: 520,200
Posted By mclarkson
Heat index here is 107, but humidity is only 50%...

Heat index here is 107, but humidity is only 50% today. 17MPH winds.

I'll probably take one of my night flyers out after 9PM when the sun goes down and it cools off a tiny bit.
Forum: Foamies 07-05-2016, 09:51 AM
Replies: 6,862
Views: 520,200
Posted By mclarkson
I had the whole family over to celebrate the...

I had the whole family over to celebrate the Fourth but I stopped off between the fireworks stand and home, to get in one flight with my new wing.
Forum: Foamies 07-04-2016, 07:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 435
Posted By mclarkson
Those look like some fun, slow planes.

Those look like some fun, slow planes.
Forum: Foamies 07-04-2016, 07:14 AM
Replies: 258
Views: 29,035
Posted By mclarkson
What was the verdict? How did she fly? My...

What was the verdict? How did she fly?

My latest is a 35" flying wing, made of paperless Dollar Tree foam covered in cellophane gift wrap. The cellophane looks bright red on the roll, but it's...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-04-2016, 07:11 AM
Replies: 2,610
Views: 235,251
Posted By mclarkson
Nice. Tempting, though I get more and more into...

Nice. Tempting, though I get more and more into going slower and slower.

My latest is a 35" scratch-built wing.
http://rc.markclarkson.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/beauty1.jpg
...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-04-2016, 07:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 600
Posted By mclarkson
It's a ... different kind of fun. :D

It's a ... different kind of fun. :D
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-04-2016, 12:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 600
Posted By mclarkson
I live in Kansas, where 10 MPH wind counts as...

I live in Kansas, where 10 MPH wind counts as "dead calm." I get maybe 5-10 actually calm days a year; 12-20 MPH is much more likely. 30 MPH is pretty common. Planes that require little to no wind...
Forum: Foamies 07-02-2016, 11:23 PM
Replies: 6,862
Views: 520,200
Posted By mclarkson
What's your new setup?

What's your new setup?
Forum: Foamies 07-01-2016, 10:40 AM
Replies: 6,862
Views: 520,200
Posted By mclarkson
We had a couple of uncharacteristically calm...

We had a couple of uncharacteristically calm (though fiery hot) days, and I got in some time with my newest scratch builds.

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Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-01-2016, 10:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By mclarkson
This is probably what I would do. If you're...

This is probably what I would do.

If you're doing multiple coats, use very light coats. And be prepared to get them in the right place on the first try, cuz they ain't gonna slide around any once...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 07-01-2016, 02:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 416
Posted By mclarkson
Yay!

Yay!
Forum: General Electric Discussions 06-30-2016, 06:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 344
Posted By mclarkson
This stuff, right here: ...

This stuff, right here:
http://mytabletennis.net/forum/uploads/New/20100615_031852_MinWaxPolycryli.jpg

I have, personally, hand painted that on my Dynam GeeBee. The only problem I had was that...
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