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09-27-2009, 04:18 PM
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Posted By Devo

Hey Guts, first of all I find that the 3 blade...

Hey Guts, first of all I find that the 3 blade prop has a bit more thrust and seems to pull a little better during launch. Normally I run mine up to 3/4 throttle and I give it a good throw not a...
08-22-2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 733
Views: 179,470
Posted By Devo

Just grab some 3s-20c 2200mah Turnigy's they fit...

Just grab some 3s-20c 2200mah Turnigy's they fit fine are a little heavier than the stock 1800 but better performance the weight is not significant enough to cause CG issues. You will have to change...
Forum: ParkFlyers
08-07-2009, 01:46 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 38,223
Posted By Devo

Quick dumb question, Is Goo Gone safe to use to...

Quick dumb question, Is Goo Gone safe to use to remove droop tape residue from Ultracote?
Forum: ParkFlyers
07-20-2009, 10:12 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 38,223
Posted By Devo

All good info, I tend to bank and yank since my...

All good info, I tend to bank and yank since my left thumb is retarded :). Anyway probably easier to turn using aileron and elevator for a beginner, I use full flaps for take off and landing and...
Forum: ParkFlyers
07-20-2009, 01:34 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 38,223
Posted By Devo

Adding a servo for the flaps is quick and easy....

Adding a servo for the flaps is quick and easy. not sure about your Tx but you would need a 3 position flap switch. as for the Rx, you need at least 5 channels for the flap servo. In my opinion the...
05-12-2009, 01:29 AM
Replies: 733
Views: 179,470
Posted By Devo

Since you seem proficient on ailerons, I'd leave...

Since you seem proficient on ailerons, I'd leave the throws at 100% and add in expo 20-30% and use controled slow stick movements. Just my two cents.
Forum: ParkFlyers
05-06-2009, 02:11 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 38,223
Posted By Devo

Also the reverse for flaps off and she likes to...

Also the reverse for flaps off and she likes to nose dive a bit when they are off. As for the settings I used the TX to give me about a 1/2 inch of deflection with flaps on and level with wing for...
Forum: ParkFlyers
05-01-2009, 01:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,945
Posted By Devo

I like th E-Flite t-34 its a 54" WS and weighs in...

I like th E-Flite t-34 its a 54" WS and weighs in at 5 1/2 lbs. I don't belive though it comes in anything other than an RTF package. Uses a 3s 3200Mah battery.
Forum: ParkFlyers
04-26-2009, 03:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,721
Posted By Devo

Thats apparently normal, it seems the digitals...

Thats apparently normal, it seems the digitals are always trying to get perfectly centered, and that causes the whine
Forum: ParkFlyers
04-26-2009, 03:50 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 38,223
Posted By Devo

Flaps down results in very minor pitch change and...

Flaps down results in very minor pitch change and slows it dramatically, was just with flaps up that it seemed to get squirly. I'll try some mixing, see how that goes.
Forum: ParkFlyers
04-25-2009, 11:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,721
Posted By Devo

Fairly durable plane, lost sight in sun during...

Fairly durable plane, lost sight in sun during roll at low altitude, when I re acquired visual it was trying to lawn dart pulled up at the last instant and slammed hard into the ground and bounced...
Forum: ParkFlyers
04-25-2009, 11:41 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 38,223
Posted By Devo

Tested out my flap servo today, flaps down (1/2")...

Tested out my flap servo today, flaps down (1/2") flies slow and level tiny nose up. Then I raise flaps to level with wing and she wants to nose dive and I end up compensating with the elevator....
04-20-2009, 01:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,065
Posted By Devo

I have to put in my 2 cents, just picked up the...

I have to put in my 2 cents, just picked up the thunder AC6 from nitroplanes and its a real nice charger. plugs directly into the wall or uses suplied 12v dc cable and has every cable/conn you'll...
Forum: ParkFlyers
04-18-2009, 02:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,721
Posted By Devo

I use the skids all the time, and have not...

I use the skids all the time, and have not bothered with the tail wheel It does not seem a factor during landing and barely touches the ground during landings. remember also for the scale look the...
Forum: Beginners
04-18-2009, 02:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,737
Posted By Devo

I have to agree on the SuperCub as a new pilot at...

I have to agree on the SuperCub as a new pilot at our flying area had one with tons of tape and hot glue after several crashes. It still flew, if its stock then the CG isnt the problem.
Forum: ParkFlyers
04-07-2009, 12:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,720
Posted By Devo

Increasing your control surface movement rate by...

Increasing your control surface movement rate by positioning the rudder and elevator clevises closer to the top (near surface) will greatly increase your ability to turn sharply.
04-04-2009, 09:27 PM
Replies: 733
Views: 179,470
Posted By Devo

Maidened my PKZN Corsair today and I gotta say...

Maidened my PKZN Corsair today and I gotta say wow, absolute dream to fly. Im still fairly new to the hobby but with this bird I looked like a 10yr pro :) inverted flight, oustide loops, and looks...
Forum: Beginners
03-29-2009, 03:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,187
Posted By Devo

No they are reversed when the plane is coming...

No they are reversed when the plane is coming towards you, a good way to handle it is if one wing is dipping while coming towards you add stick in the same direction. Meaning left wing is low plane...
Forum: Beginners
03-29-2009, 02:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,646
Posted By Devo

Nice, I have not had a chance to fly my new...

Nice, I have not had a chance to fly my new Parkzone Corsair(weather) but did fly an Art-tech version which flew very well but had a weak fuse and the gear was not appropriate for clumpy grass field....
Forum: Beginners
03-28-2009, 10:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,646
Posted By Devo

It's also a better idea (if your a newer pilot)...

It's also a better idea (if your a newer pilot) to try and have someone else hand launch it for you. That way you dont get confused on the Tx and are ready to try to correct any aircraft miss...
Forum: Beginners
03-28-2009, 10:31 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 14,119
Posted By Devo

Largely why I went with the Corsair, didn't even...

Largely why I went with the Corsair, didn't even bother installing gear just put on the skids and packing taped the bottom. Ive even bent the sturdy gear on my T-34 due to clumpy grass field.
Forum: Beginners
03-28-2009, 02:51 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 14,119
Posted By Devo

Actually the price on the T-34 dropped 50$...

Actually the price on the T-34 dropped 50$ recently and Horizon will Fedex ground ship it for free right now. The RTF comes with the Dx6i Radio 200$ by itself, I was just gonna get the Tx but said...
Forum: Beginners
03-26-2009, 12:44 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 14,119
Posted By Devo

Yeah, It's the E-Flite t-34 Mentor, flies real...

Yeah, It's the E-Flite t-34 Mentor, flies real well, just comes in like a bomb due to size and weight but still manageable. Installed the flap servo today, Im new at this and it only took about 20...
Forum: Beginners
03-25-2009, 02:34 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 14,119
Posted By Devo

Yes, its balsa and ply, only mods so far are some...

Yes, its balsa and ply, only mods so far are some 3" dubro wheels (grass field) and adding a flap servo.
Forum: Beginners
03-25-2009, 12:16 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 14,119
Posted By Devo

Went from Super Cub to Art-Tech F4U Corsair plane...

Went from Super Cub to Art-Tech F4U Corsair plane flew well but has a VERY weak fuse and landing on grass broke it. Now have a T-34 Mentor, boy its a hadfull landing with speed but no problems so far.
Forum: ParkFlyers
03-24-2009, 02:00 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 38,223
Posted By Devo

Also (though this may not be the proper thread)...

Also (though this may not be the proper thread) which channel/slot on the 6200 rec do I use for flaps? gear or aux1?
Forum: ParkFlyers
03-22-2009, 09:53 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 38,223
Posted By Devo

Wow, would be hard to distinguish which trojan...

Wow, would be hard to distinguish which trojan was yours in a group of 8 identical looking planes. I am going to pick up an ST-47 JR Sport servo and see how it works.
Forum: ParkFlyers
03-22-2009, 07:16 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 38,223
Posted By Devo

Quick question, what size/type servo best used...

Quick question, what size/type servo best used for flaps on the t-34?
Forum: Beginners
03-01-2009, 03:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,923
Posted By Devo

I found that the biggest training advantage for...

I found that the biggest training advantage for me on the sim(I also used FMS) was to practice flying the plane towards me over and over to program myself not to steer in the wrond direction.

...
Forum: ParkFlyers
02-18-2009, 12:01 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,011
Posted By Devo

I may have seen you there If I get there early...

I may have seen you there If I get there early enough. trying to get a little community site together run by nytestalker for that park, heres the link;
http://pauldingparkflyers.ning.com/
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