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Posted By crobar

I get duplicate model entries on my DX9 if I use...

I get duplicate model entries on my DX9 if I use any of the 4 to 6 model slots. Also Can I categorize all models under two categories, Acro & Heli? Thanks.
Forum: 3D Flying
02-11-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 65
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Posted By crobar

Thanks - For some reason I just can't find a...

Thanks - For some reason I just can't find a place on the PA website where they simply specify all that is in the accessory kit for the basic airframe. It would help in preventing any double parts...
Forum: 3D Flying
02-11-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 32,464
Posted By crobar

Do the current green X's come in the light green...

Do the current green X's come in the light green or dark green color? Also is the pull pull hardware included with the basic air frame package? Thanks
10-15-2011, 03:07 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,941
Posted By crobar

Xt60 connectors

I have been using xt60 connectors for about 18 months now and I have noticed (2) concerns with them. These aren't big deals but are things to consider especially if electrical resistance is a factor....
Forum: 3D Flying
06-02-2011, 10:21 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 34,311
Posted By crobar

This is a question for those of you who have...

This is a question for those of you who have flown the carbon z. Would you say that the low rates suggested in the manual are a good starting point for an intermediate aerobatic flyer or should they...
Forum: 3D Flying
05-27-2011, 12:03 AM
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Posted By crobar

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Please redirect me if this is not the best place to ask the following question. My goal is to own/fly an outdoor aerobatic/3d plane such as Katana or 3dhs slick. I am trying to find out what would...
04-28-2011, 08:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,415
Posted By crobar

Thank you - Some of them look identical and look...

Thank you - Some of them look identical and look to be interchangeable. Like you say though some have different cuts & grooves and some have different diameters between the inside and outside...
04-26-2011, 06:41 AM
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Views: 1,415
Posted By crobar

motor shaft interchangeability

For example are Turnigy and E-flite 4mm motor shafts
interchangeable?
02-26-2011, 03:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,554
Posted By crobar

Servo testing

Does anyone have a simple way to test servos without a receiver before installing them? What kind of power source etc.
Forum: Power Systems
01-24-2011, 07:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,328
Posted By crobar

How to set the cell count on esc/motor

My Turnigy c3542-1100 motor will only go to about 1/4 throttle. I have tried combos of different esc and different motors and have narrowed the problem to the motor. Another symptom is that the...
01-18-2011, 07:33 AM
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Views: 1,916
Posted By crobar

Real Flight G3.5 & Controller

Great Planes "Real Flight" simulator version 3.5. Includes the 3 cd set, Interlink + Controller and manual. Like new, used very little. $80. Paypal or Cash please. [email protected]
Forum: Power Systems
01-18-2011, 05:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,680
Posted By crobar

Thanks for all the ideas. Considering the...

Thanks for all the ideas. Considering the reasonable price of some of the 4s lipos and taking the path of least complexity it seems like going with a 4s is the best alternative. The manual suggests...
Forum: Power Systems
01-17-2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,680
Posted By crobar

Help with power setup

My wife got me a Hangar 9 "Saratoga" for the birthday and I am struggling with how to motor it up with electrics. It weighs between 5.5 and 6 lbs, wingspan 64", and the suggested spec for the power...
Forum: Power Systems
01-17-2011, 06:53 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 33,632
Posted By crobar

I have had good luck with Cermark (Neodym) motors...

I have had good luck with Cermark (Neodym) motors but I don't think they have a very aggressive marketing plan. The Rimfire on my Electrostick (42-40-1000) has a much more massive front end than any...
Forum: Foamies
01-13-2011, 03:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 22,950
Posted By crobar

I am currently using the relatively new Krylon...

I am currently using the relatively new Krylon H2O spray paint on regular styrafoam and it works great. I don't know if it works well on elapor but I'm going to try it on the Fun Cub elapor floats I...
Forum: Beginners
01-12-2011, 08:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,121
Posted By crobar

Micros vs Park flyers

I haven't yet tried one of the "micro planes" and am just curious if they are actually easier or harder to fly than the typical next size up park flyers like the little J3 cub? I have learned to fly...
Forum: Beginners
01-12-2011, 07:58 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 9,392
Posted By crobar

I have a night vapor and fly it in a gym but...

I have a night vapor and fly it in a gym but can't seem to get a simple stable fly around. Any throttle at all and it dives up then down, up then down. I've tried moving the battery but can't seem to...
11-16-2010, 02:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 20,423
Posted By crobar

Apprentice motor replacement

Here are some additional tidbits regarding the Apprentice. I replaced my original Apprentice motor with the E-flite power 15 which was way better than the original motor but a bit expensive as...
Forum: Beginners
11-04-2010, 10:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,699
Posted By crobar

Thanks for the video Maddux. This is the best and...

Thanks for the video Maddux. This is the best and most detailed one I've seen.
Forum: Beginners
11-02-2010, 05:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,699
Posted By crobar

That's obvious! When any volume of Nitro is...

That's obvious! When any volume of Nitro is significantly squeezed between two alloy materials (piston and cylinder head for example), the resulting escape or exhaust in this case has the precise...
Forum: Beginners
11-01-2010, 05:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,699
Posted By crobar

I think you're right. I don't feel good about...

I think you're right. I don't feel good about this batch.
Thanks
Forum: Beginners
10-31-2010, 06:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,699
Posted By crobar

Thanks, I'll try that on some of the ones that...

Thanks, I'll try that on some of the ones that are not so far out of balance.
Forum: Beginners
10-30-2010, 11:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,699
Posted By crobar

I recently recieved a set of 6 props from Tower,...

I recently recieved a set of 6 props from Tower, made of black synthetic material. I have checked 3 of them and they are way out of balance. I have sanded a lot from the heavy end and put fingernail...
10-30-2010, 11:01 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,658
Posted By crobar

Great discussion here. Has anyone used or read...

Great discussion here. Has anyone used or read reviews on the Extreme Power Analyzer? I am trying to decide between the Extreme and the Watt's Up meter.
Forum: Beginners
10-12-2010, 08:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,898
Posted By crobar

What would you recommend for the transmitter "low...

What would you recommend for the transmitter "low rate" percentage for a novice flyer using this plane?
Forum: Beginners
10-09-2010, 07:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,699
Posted By crobar

This thread is very helpful and answers a lot of...

This thread is very helpful and answers a lot of taildragger questions. I still have a couple more questions if any of you are still tuned in to this discussion. Is the amount of toe in something you...
Forum: Beginners
09-27-2010, 06:08 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 40,981
Posted By crobar

I agree that the original motor is not robust....

I agree that the original motor is not robust. Any kind of nose related crash will bend the motor shaft and crack the plastic shaft shroud. I replaced it with an E-flite power 15 which has proven to...
Forum: Power Systems
08-03-2010, 07:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,578
Posted By crobar

Well I took it apart and nothing looked like it...

Well I took it apart and nothing looked like it was scraping or rubbing. The case came apart way too easy though. I'm guessing the loose bearing was creating the growling. Thanks again for your help....
Forum: Power Systems
08-03-2010, 03:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,578
Posted By crobar

Mesh & Gramps. I tried both of your suggestions...

Mesh & Gramps. I tried both of your suggestions and I did get the beep sequence you described Mesh. The motor may have a problem because it sounds like it is grinding internally. When I first tried...
Forum: Power Systems
08-03-2010, 03:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,578
Posted By crobar

Thanks Gramps I will give this a try right now.

Thanks Gramps I will give this a try right now.
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