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09-14-2010, 12:04 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

"Actually right now the handling can easily be...

"Actually right now the handling can easily be quantified in the "piss poor" range "

Josh, I thought I would just add my two cents worth about the Minimoa that I posted on another forum:

My...
08-19-2010, 07:51 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

My Minimoa was delivered to my office today ...

My Minimoa was delivered to my office today

ordered: Order # 2001416969, Date: 12/8/2010 (Paid:12/08/2010 7:29:58 PM)
delivered 11:30 am Aug 19, 2010
That is pretty fast for Hobbycity
08-18-2010, 04:52 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

So Josh give us an inspection report on the...

So Josh give us an inspection report on the minimosa
08-17-2010, 02:57 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

minimoa

Woot! Let's see how the glider came out!!! [popcorn]

Josh[/QUOTE]

Josh,
After I read about your order for the Minimoa, I had to have one as well.
Mine is tracked to the airport in Hong...
06-28-2010, 08:40 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

Thanks for the info I will try again and will...

Thanks for the info I will try again and will post pics of my motor
06-28-2010, 01:39 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

I have flown mine a lot and loved the way it...

I have flown mine a lot and loved the way it flew. I put about 450 to 500 watts in it and it was very fast. It made a cool swooshing sound on high speed passes. It does need some reinforcement.
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06-27-2010, 01:43 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

Also if you have a minute to poke around the site...

Also if you have a minute to poke around the site - the motors they sell are machined to almost the same tolerances as the far more pricey Scorpions that I love so bad... which means they're built...
04-06-2010, 04:46 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

do the "willow city loop'' about 10 miles north...

do the "willow city loop'' about 10 miles north of Fredricksburg off of hwy 16
02-27-2010, 05:10 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

Steve and Ron, Thanks for your replies and...

Steve and Ron,
Thanks for your replies and ideas. I am definitely going to put about 450 to 500 watts in this plane. I hate to uncover the wing but if I must I will.

Steve thats an interesting...
02-27-2010, 02:17 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

Hi Scott I too have a pulse -25e, I am...

Hi Scott
I too have a pulse -25e, I am building. (see picture) My motor in this model is mounted reversed from your's. In my case you must use 4 mounting screws to bolt the adapter to the motors...
02-26-2010, 04:08 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

new Alps from nitro as a warmliner--blizzard substitute?

Hi to all high performance sailplane members and anyone else interested,

I just ordered this Flying Dream Alps from Nitro for $100 shipping included:...
02-24-2010, 12:39 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

[ did you get some snow up there ow what?...

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did you get some snow up there ow what?


We got a little in Austin
02-11-2010, 06:30 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

Thanks Mike. I thought one of you guys might be...

Thanks Mike.
I thought one of you guys might be familiar with this plane as it is sold by 3DHobbyshop out of Fredricksburg, TX see at:
http://www.3dhobbyshop.com/detail.aspx?ID=2421
Have fun...
02-11-2010, 02:43 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

Question for fellow Hill Country flyers

Hi Guys,
I still keep up with your thread and intend to fly with you in Fredricksburg someday. I have a question for you.I just bought a "new in box" Aspera 46

I already have this hobbycity KDA...
01-23-2010, 07:17 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

I bought one of their brushless motors that looks...

I bought one of their brushless motors that looks like a scorpion clone. The service was good. Right now they have limited products but i would like to see them become competitive with HC
01-14-2010, 01:14 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

another dumb battery question

I have noticed that hobbycity and others sell 11.1 volt "transmitter" batteries.
I have a Hitec eclipse-- with nominal voltage of 9.2-- I know the 11.1 batteries will work-- i used to have one made...
01-12-2010, 10:27 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

Good story Warbird, Let us know if you get your...

Good story Warbird,
Let us know if you get your wife hooked into RC Planes. Are any of your children girls? If so I hope you make a special effor to get them involved.
Many women enjoy the...
01-04-2010, 09:20 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

Started when I was 13 in 1962

I started at 13 years of age in 1962 when my parents bought me a cox control line .049 p-40 flying tiger. It was the most exciting christmas present I have ever gotten. After that I built a couple of...
01-04-2010, 08:38 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

Your probably thinking Harley and I talking about...

Your probably thinking Harley and I talking about Schwinn pedal powered!!!
01-04-2010, 03:30 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

I got the watts up from hobby city. From your...

I got the watts up from hobby city. From your explantion about its use, the motor is just left plugged into the ESC? and then you juice it up?

Well I have already ordered the replacment parts...
01-04-2010, 12:41 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

Have had two more flights. The Blizzard is...

Have had two more flights. The Blizzard is awesome. I am replacing the ESC because it was too small and failed in my last flight. I just got a watt meter and will have to figure out how to use it....
01-01-2010, 09:29 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

I don't know-- I used a 2200 3s 25c with a cheap...

I don't know-- I used a 2200 3s 25c with a cheap hobby-city "simple" 30 amp ESC The motor will take a lot more even a 4s. I just bought the Watts up meter last week but have not soldered on the...
01-01-2010, 07:35 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

Blizzard Maiden

I maidened the Blizzard about an hour ago and it went well. It is very fast.
Faster than anything i have ever flown. I never opened it up. I was too scared to. Got it up made a few circles and...
01-01-2010, 01:09 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

my new Blizzard

Had to share this with someone. Since I'm from Austin I guess you guys get the "honor" of viewing my latest. Its ugly compared to some of the craftsmanlike work I have seen on this thread. Painted...
01-01-2010, 12:58 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

MPX Blizzard

I finally finished this build. It was difficult and tedious. Hope the flying goes better. Its very heavy for its size;it feels like a tank.
AUW = 1080 grams with 3s 2800 Mah battery.
Motor is a...
12-19-2009, 01:28 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

Welcome Carlos

Hi Carlos,

I started at 59 and it took me about 10 planes and 10 months to get reasonably competent. I highly recommend the Radian to any beginner.
It was a breakthough plane for me as was the...
12-03-2009, 09:02 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

[QUOTE=groundrushesup;667551]Hey Donald. Thanks...

[QUOTE=groundrushesup;667551]Hey Donald. Thanks for the interest!

Capt. Easy and I spent some time up in Austin this past season - both at the ARCA field for their Big Bird and War Bird events,...
12-03-2009, 04:22 PM
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Posted By donaldtay

Hi All, I fly electrics in Austin mostly at...

Hi All,
I fly electrics in Austin mostly at Zilker park. The park is 5 minutes from my house- so I can just run down there for a short time easily. The north side of Zilker called the "great Lawn"...
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11-25-2009, 04:17 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

[QUOTE=caltrop;664575]I'm starting to build my...

[QUOTE=caltrop;664575]I'm starting to build my own things and was wanting to know where good sources of foam can be had. I want some Depron for a micro I'm building and some EPP for combat.



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02-24-2009, 04:14 AM
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Posted By donaldtay

I am in south Austin about 2 miles from Zilker...

I am in south Austin about 2 miles from Zilker park
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