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04-12-2015, 01:01 AM
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Posted By Bill Gibson

Been tweakin and flyin mine for about 4 months...

Been tweakin and flyin mine for about 4 months now....LOVE IT! Ive got full throws, no expo in it and just havin a BALL! Very impressed with the power/run time for a 1s plane! If I trashed it, id...
03-07-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 20,476
Posted By Bill Gibson

Got one about 6 months ago...SUPER fun...

Got one about 6 months ago...SUPER fun plane.....! I moved the rods for the control surfaces to the holes in the horns closest to the surface, and now it rolls and even will fly inverted with a...
01-03-2015, 12:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,818
Posted By Bill Gibson

Smile Hey! If you don't mind, let me know how she flys...

Hey! If you don't mind, let me know how she flys with the 6X4!!:)
01-02-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,818
Posted By Bill Gibson

The fit for the battery is pretty tight, and I...

The fit for the battery is pretty tight, and I wish they would have made the lead from the ESC to the battery about a 1/2 inch longer, but I manage!:) Its a FAST little airplane, isn't it! Don't know...
11-18-2014, 01:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,165
Posted By Bill Gibson

Thank you sir! I will give that a try!:)

Thank you sir! I will give that a try!:)
11-18-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,165
Posted By Bill Gibson

Mirage 2000 elevon problems...HELP!

Its a Skyangel Mirage 2000, and the problem is that when I move the aileron stick on my transmitter, my elevators operate, and when I move the elevator stick my AILERONS operate! Im using a DX6I...
09-12-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,595
Posted By Bill Gibson

Im still COMPLETELY addicted to micros...got WAY...

Im still COMPLETELY addicted to micros...got WAY too many of em.......want MORE!:D I have aquirred some "Park Size" planes as well and im having a ball with em...they are just easier and more...
08-19-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,818
Posted By Bill Gibson

E-Flite 280 P-51!

Did the maiden Saturday, it was kinda wallowing all over the sky, nose pitching up bad! Took it home, moved the battery pack forward 1/2", tweaked and checked a couple of other things......took it...
Forum: ParkFlyers
08-18-2014, 11:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,159
Posted By Bill Gibson

99.00 pz archer

Took 'er up for the first time Sunday.....what a GREAT lil airplane! No bad habits, should have gotten one of these long ago, but for 99 bucks...WHAT A DEAL!:):)!!
07-20-2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 3,019
Views: 553,359
Posted By Bill Gibson

Oh.....i got an E-flite UMX Pitts awhile...

Oh.....i got an E-flite UMX Pitts awhile ago...liked it so much....GOTANOTHER ONE!! Maidened my PZ Wildcat Parkflyer this morning.....WHATTA GREAT FLYER!!
07-20-2014, 09:46 PM
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Views: 553,359
Posted By Bill Gibson

Those were the BEST memories of my youth....the...

Those were the BEST memories of my youth....the HOURS i spent building U/C planes..1/2A, .15, .35 powered....Dukes fuel, MISSLE MIST!
06-29-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,278
Posted By Bill Gibson

AWESOME!

The Pitts is THAT GOOD! I cant think of anything i dont like about it!!! I immediately put my BEAST up right after i landed the Pitts, and here is what i found as a BELOW average Sport flyer;
The...
06-21-2014, 11:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,393
Posted By Bill Gibson

This heli is AMAZING! As I continue to try to...

This heli is AMAZING! As I continue to try to improve my skills with some sucess i might add, there are still those little wrecks that occur as i slowly progress...yesterday, while practicing in the...
06-17-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,278
Posted By Bill Gibson

I goofed Saturday...started flying other stuff...

I goofed Saturday...started flying other stuff first, then when i got ready to maiden the Pitts, the wind kicked up and that was that! Ill try again this Saturday or Sunday......DANG IT!!
06-12-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,434
Posted By Bill Gibson

:oops::Q:Q Thanks man! Swear to GOD, I USED to be...

:oops::Q:Q Thanks man! Swear to GOD, I USED to be at least a decent speller, but ive got this A.D.D. thing going on thats driving me NUTS! Yeah, i get ya on the Quad thing!!!!:rolleyes::)
06-12-2014, 01:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,434
Posted By Bill Gibson

Being a bit of an old guy so to speak, having...

Being a bit of an old guy so to speak, having flown nitro planes and helis in the 80s,90s, and early 2000s...the first thing i learned when i got into electric stuff a couple of years ago, is that it...
06-11-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,434
Posted By Bill Gibson

YEP! Head speed, rotor speed are just another way...

YEP! Head speed, rotor speed are just another way to say it...as it is ALL about RPM!:) Full size pilots refer to "pitch is power", especially in turbine helis, as turbines are "wicked up" to 98+%...
06-10-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,278
Posted By Bill Gibson

I GOT MINE!! What a nice lookin machine!!:):)...

I GOT MINE!! What a nice lookin machine!!:):) Feels pretty stout too......I think i will address the LG into the bottom of the wing issue first thing....maybe a tiny piece of thin foam tape between...
06-10-2014, 02:39 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,434
Posted By Bill Gibson

Im by no means an expert in this part, but pitch...

Im by no means an expert in this part, but pitch and power dont have to be proportional to each other thanks to computer radios.....you can set up throttle/ pitch "curves" where the pitch can be set...
06-10-2014, 01:16 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,434
Posted By Bill Gibson

Many years ago i messed around with .30 sized CP...

Many years ago i messed around with .30 sized CP nitro helis..Kyosho Concept 30 DX, Shuttle ZX, and a Nexus....there were also FP nitro helis at the time, and it was no contest when it came to...
06-08-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,359
Posted By Bill Gibson

Yeah!! I really do have Such great time with this...

Yeah!! I really do have Such great time with this stuff.....its my THERAPY!!
Beats the heck out of gettin hooked on OXYS!:rolleyes::D
But, im STILL waitin for my Pitts to get here.....so i AM just...
06-08-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,359
Posted By Bill Gibson

John, that is a TOUGH ONE!????:)There's not one...

John, that is a TOUGH ONE!????:)There's not one that i dont like, but.......
Yak 54, Sbach, Beast....any of those 3 because the AS3X makes them so predictable to fly and do stupid things with, even...
06-08-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,393
Posted By Bill Gibson

Thanks Man!:) Sorry to hear about your mishap!! I...

Thanks Man!:) Sorry to hear about your mishap!! I am amazed at the wrecks ive had with mine and its still in one piece! Pizzano, if you read this, i just replaced the tail rotor motor, and the...
06-08-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,329
Posted By Bill Gibson

Barry,welcome to the INSANITY! LOTS of great...

Barry,welcome to the INSANITY! LOTS of great people on this forum that enjoy helping each other out...they have been a HUGH help to me as my adventure continues in this hobby! Im not a full scale...
06-08-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,393
Posted By Bill Gibson

Thanks Chellie! How ya doin? Hope yer flyin yer...

Thanks Chellie! How ya doin? Hope yer flyin yer tail off!:)

Siberianhusky, thanks for the tips! MAN! You are RIGHT ON about a little bit a wind! When i flew yesterday morning, the conditions were...
06-07-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,359
Posted By Bill Gibson

PERFECT A.M. flying!

0-2 MPH winds, what a GREAT time to fly micro stuff! Up went the PZ T-28, PZ 1rst version P-51, Eflite Yak 54, and a coupla Blade SR 120 Helis.....sure am glad the grass was SOFT!:rolleyes::)
06-07-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,393
Posted By Bill Gibson

Thanks pizzano! On the first SR i got, after...

Thanks pizzano! On the first SR i got, after about 10-12 batteries, i had to replace the tailrotor motor as it quit all together, and it "handled" much better....i may need to do the same thing to...
06-07-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,393
Posted By Bill Gibson

Blade SR 120, 2nd heli!

I picked up a coupla used ones on E-bay, as i wanted something a little larger than my MSR, which i still have fun flyin, but, i was wondering......im just starting to attempt some forward flying...
06-04-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,278
Posted By Bill Gibson

Welp, none of my LHS around here seem to have an...

Welp, none of my LHS around here seem to have an interest in getting me a Pitts, so i just ordered one online.......its a shame.....somebody in a brick and mortar building just lost an EASY sale!
06-02-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,278
Posted By Bill Gibson

This all great stuff......! About the battery...

This all great stuff......! About the battery deal, my Yak 54 came with a 45C battery, and i tried it in my Sbach, which came with a 20 or 25C pack, and i could tell a very noticeable difference in...
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