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08-15-2007, 05:45 AM
Replies: 1,072
Views: 68,898
Posted By r1derbike

Well...when I win this for my wife, I just...

Well...when I win this for my wife, I just ordered a Hangar 9 J-3 Cub 40 PNP a few minutes ago, so we may fly in formation! She'll have a cute little airplane, and I'll have a cute big airplane!...
08-15-2007, 05:07 AM
Replies: 1,072
Views: 68,898
Posted By r1derbike

I'm in! I'm in! My wife will love this! ...

I'm in! I'm in! My wife will love this!

Oshkosh pix? You want Oshkosh pix?

http://smg.photobucket.com/albums/v402/r1derbike/EAA%20AirVenture%202007%20-%20Oshkosh/?start=all

Charles
Forum: 3D Flying
08-11-2007, 07:25 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 43,214
Posted By r1derbike

Put my 'phoon2 together, and what a...

Put my 'phoon2 together, and what a disappointment! Horizontal stab is skewed badly. Will have to redo that. Plane has gained weight, because of white shrink-wrap on the wings now, MG digital...
08-07-2007, 01:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,513
Posted By r1derbike

I have both E-flite and Fliton models. Neither...

I have both E-flite and Fliton models. Neither company is perfect. Both have what I consider typical ARF, mass-produced in China flaws. Widely varying problems with quality control, true of most...
Forum: 3D Flying
07-18-2007, 05:16 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 43,214
Posted By r1derbike

I've got one of these coming from HobbyZone. ...

I've got one of these coming from HobbyZone. I've had two other regular 'phoons, and yes, both would stall on throttle advance at times, from dead still.

I'm hoping the new 25 amp e-flite ESC...
Forum: 3D Flying
04-20-2007, 05:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,004
Posted By r1derbike

Fliton Andrew Jesky Extra 330S. Superb HA knife...

Fliton Andrew Jesky Extra 330S. Superb HA knife edge, and 3D plus IMAC hybrid.

I've had two. Landing gear mount is weak, won't tolerate hard landings, but the best small airplane I've had in 20...
Forum: 3D Flying
04-13-2007, 01:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,285
Posted By r1derbike

I also got Horizon's Ultimate FX combo too! Any...

I also got Horizon's Ultimate FX combo too! Any other combo specials, so I may have a stable of airplanes to crash this summer?

Already got the new Fliton AJ Extra 300S (two actually), and just...
Forum: 3D Flying
04-13-2007, 04:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,285
Posted By r1derbike

Already got one...got any more great deal links? ...

Already got one...got any more great deal links?

Charles
Forum: 3D Flying
04-07-2007, 05:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,709
Posted By r1derbike

I saw that in my latest Horizon catalog, and it...

I saw that in my latest Horizon catalog, and it caught my eye! May get this one to replace my aging 'phoon, which I've nearly thrashed to death...still flying though.

Do you plan to video tape it?...
03-29-2007, 04:55 AM
Replies: 768
Views: 134,302
Posted By r1derbike

Just added E-flite's mini Edge 540 and Ultimate...

Just added E-flite's mini Edge 540 and Ultimate FX to my electric fleet. I'm flying the Fliton Andrew Jesky 330S most of the time, however.

Screenshots? You want screenshots?
...
Forum: 3D Flying
03-27-2007, 02:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,302
Posted By r1derbike

Har! Yeah! a floppy fish in the air, it is!...

Har! Yeah! a floppy fish in the air, it is! Yesterday, I did a full-throttle dive into a blender. It tore the nose assembly right off the fuse. Wings/Fuse/Tail not in the best of shape after that,...
Forum: 3D Flying
03-25-2007, 07:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,302
Posted By r1derbike

Well...the 'phoon knife edges worse than any...

Well...the 'phoon knife edges worse than any other plane I have, and I have a lot.

The new 'phoon with SFGs prolly knife edges better.

If I want to KE, I fly my Fliton AJ Extra 330S, it is...
Forum: 3D Flying
03-23-2007, 03:07 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 19,553
Posted By r1derbike

Rib: I couldn't believe the price of those...

Rib:

I couldn't believe the price of those combos either. That's cheap enough to buy several and their spares, when the inevitable happens. I had 7 radios I needed planes for, since I quit...
Forum: 3D Flying
03-23-2007, 02:18 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 19,553
Posted By r1derbike

Good! I don't know what I did with the link. ...

Good! I don't know what I did with the link. BTW, my Ultimate FX/480 combo was waiting on me (along with many lipo chargers) when I got home today. Horizon packs this stuff super good, and it gets...
Forum: 3D Flying
03-22-2007, 02:05 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 19,553
Posted By r1derbike

I didn't see the Ultimate FX/480 combo on...

I didn't see the Ultimate FX/480 combo on Horizon's webpage this AM...may be sold-out.

Charles
Forum: 3D Flying
03-22-2007, 03:26 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 19,553
Posted By r1derbike

Thinking of putting a 1320 mah lighter lipo in...

Thinking of putting a 1320 mah lighter lipo in this thing and running everything forward. Is the basic thought that light-makes-right, with this bird?

Charles
Forum: 3D Flying
03-22-2007, 03:24 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 19,553
Posted By r1derbike

Yep! Just picked-up one and it arrived today. ...

Yep! Just picked-up one and it arrived today. Nice looking! Cheap with the 480 too!

Uh-oh...I just saw the Ultimate FX with 480 combo too...dang, had to order one of those too! Wing rock? Who...
Forum: 3D Flying
03-20-2007, 05:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,940
Posted By r1derbike

Ordered the combo from Horizon just now. Price...

Ordered the combo from Horizon just now. Price was right. Looks like it has excessive wing-rock, but for the price, and park 400 motor, niggles can be tolerated...

Charles
Forum: 3D Flying
03-19-2007, 04:01 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 35,017
Posted By r1derbike

Well...just got back from 4 hours of hardcore...

Well...just got back from 4 hours of hardcore flying, and I've now had the chance to duly wring-out the AJ, and all I can say is WOW! This little bird is the best flying I've had in years. Didn't...
02-07-2007, 06:38 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,750
Posted By r1derbike

Sure...you could fly a commercial box-kite. ...

Sure...you could fly a commercial box-kite. Maybe bounce several times on landing, and stop in one piece if you're lucky.

Flew both, until an F-16 pilot (also my allergist) heard my story of my...
Forum: 3D Flying
01-31-2007, 02:29 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 35,017
Posted By r1derbike

Well...my Fliton AJ 330S gets here tomorrow. The...

Well...my Fliton AJ 330S gets here tomorrow. The best IMAC/3D high-end ParkFlyer out there!

Will let you know if it lives up to its reputation/videos!

Charles

Screenshots? You want...
01-30-2007, 09:44 PM
Replies: 2,715
Views: 154,049
Posted By r1derbike

Show me the goods!

Show me the goods!
Forum: 3D Flying
01-30-2007, 07:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,493
Posted By r1derbike

Never mind! Maudib is no longer listed as a...

Never mind! Maudib is no longer listed as a member.:confused:

Charles
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Forum: 3D Flying
01-30-2007, 04:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,493
Posted By r1derbike

Wink Motor Review?

Maudib:

Are you the same Maudib on G3.5 forums?

I'm going to wait-a-bit on getting this motor and ESC, W/Switching BEC.

Had my heart set on a 10XL and 40X, but may certainly wait a bit...
01-26-2007, 03:43 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 27,762
Posted By r1derbike

I have a blast with G3.5 too!

I have a blast with G3.5 too!
01-26-2007, 01:42 AM
Replies: 768
Views: 134,302
Posted By r1derbike

PZ Typhoon 3D PZ F27C Stryker Megatech...

PZ Typhoon 3D
PZ F27C Stryker
Megatech Freedom Flyer (trainer for wife)
Soon-to-be Flilton AJ Extra330
01-26-2007, 01:40 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 27,762
Posted By r1derbike

Put your model into the wind, with engine idling....

Put your model into the wind, with engine idling. If it doesn't get blown-over backwards, it's just right to fly!
01-26-2007, 01:38 AM
Replies: 1,317
Views: 154,031
Posted By r1derbike

Bella Vista, AR.

Bella Vista, AR.
01-26-2007, 01:33 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 52,076
Posted By r1derbike

Since 1977...off and on (RC). Flew C/L for a...

Since 1977...off and on (RC).

Flew C/L for a few years from age 7-10, starting in 1962, with a homemade rice paper covered (wing) airplane.
01-22-2007, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2,715
Views: 154,049
Posted By r1derbike

I'm in...with the win!

I'm in...with the win!
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