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02-10-2012, 01:36 AM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Hello? Anyone?

Hello? Anyone?
02-07-2012, 12:56 AM
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Photos from Saturday

Just a few photos to share from my outing on Saturday morning. The maiden went very well. It took just a little left aileron trim and a click or two of up elevator.

I had a lot more fun with the...
02-04-2012, 01:17 PM
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I'll be there around 10. See you there!

I'll be there around 10. See you there!
02-02-2012, 09:13 PM
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Eh, it doesn't matter... forecast for the weekend...

Eh, it doesn't matter... forecast for the weekend is near 50 and NO wind!

And the wife is out of town! ;)

Time to maiden the Monocoupe.
02-02-2012, 08:29 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Anyone have pics of my Polaris from last Saturday?

Anyone have pics of my Polaris from last Saturday?
01-30-2012, 04:15 PM
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They're crummy phone pics, but here you go!

They're crummy phone pics, but here you go!
01-28-2012, 01:11 PM
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Newjak, I figure on being out there around...

Newjak,

I figure on being out there around 10:30. See you there!
01-27-2012, 10:04 PM
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The weather is looking reasonable for tomorrow....

The weather is looking reasonable for tomorrow. Will anyone be at the school? I need to maiden two planes.
01-09-2012, 02:32 PM
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I was bummed I couldn't make it out this weekend....

I was bummed I couldn't make it out this weekend. I have three new planes to maiden! (Tying to do you proud, Newjack!)

UMX Beast 3D
Polaris Seaplane (Plans built foam parkjet)
Park Scale...
12-11-2011, 03:03 PM
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20 dudes just showed up and filled the parking...

20 dudes just showed up and filled the parking lot, playing football on field. :(
12-11-2011, 02:24 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

I'll be at the school by 10. See you there.

I'll be at the school by 10. See you there.
11-06-2011, 03:13 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

I'm at the school now, if anyone is interested.

I'm at the school now, if anyone is interested.
10-31-2011, 06:39 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

:eek: $365 with no electronics?!!!!! That's like...

:eek: $365 with no electronics?!!!!! That's like ten bucks worth of foam and carbon!

$36.50 - There, I fixed it.
10-27-2011, 08:00 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Actually, yeah, now that I think about it. ...

Actually, yeah, now that I think about it.

I've also got my EPP Edge 540, which is a complete airframe, a Guillows Rufe FF kit, a GWS Corsair kit, and a Dumas GeeBee R3 FF kit. Both of the FF kits...
10-27-2011, 07:56 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Sorry, dupe post.

Sorry, dupe post.
10-27-2011, 03:46 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Is anyone interested in some nitro engines? I've...

Is anyone interested in some nitro engines? I've got about 15 or so, and I'm going all-electric. Most are .40-.60 in size, plus one or two Cox .049s, a Rossi .90 and a YS 1.20.

Also, I've got an...
09-29-2011, 05:25 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

I made a blog post about this today. ...

I made a blog post about this today.
http://www.liveforlift.com/15-articles/news/15-man-accused-of-planning-terrorist-attack-using-rc-aircraft
...
09-26-2011, 08:35 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Basically, the answer is "maybe". A high...

Basically, the answer is "maybe".

A high quality steel bearing will outperform a cheap ceramic bearing any day. Ceramic can be harder and takes heat well, therefore can remain more truly round...
09-20-2011, 09:33 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Oh, I should mention... Account creation is...

Oh, I should mention...
Account creation is enabled. However, there's no content yet that requires registration. I'm actively working on the forum, and that will require an account.
09-20-2011, 04:17 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Super duper top secret project revealed!

OK, it's time for me to share my super-secret project with you guys!
LiveForLift.com (http://liveforlift.com)!

I've been building this for almost two months, and I just published the first...
09-15-2011, 03:23 AM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Can someone PM me the password we're using on the...

Can someone PM me the password we're using on the sim?
Thanks!
09-14-2011, 09:48 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

BTW, what are you going to do with the old motor?...

BTW, what are you going to do with the old motor? I've been thinking of trying my hand at rewinding...
09-14-2011, 04:28 AM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Heat the collar with a soldering iron. It will...

Heat the collar with a soldering iron. It will expand and loosen.
09-14-2011, 02:05 AM
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Posted By sixdeuces

That should be a fine choice. Stick with that for...

That should be a fine choice. Stick with that for now. If you have more props around, it never hurts to try a few. The difference can be night and day. There's always one prop that just feels right.
09-14-2011, 01:56 AM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Barry is right, should be a better match. ...

Barry is right, should be a better match.

The manner in which the motor is wound basically determines the ratio of RPM versus torque.

Assuming the current draw is the identical, a high KV motor...
09-13-2011, 06:51 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

Last night was great fun. Can't wait to see all...

Last night was great fun. Can't wait to see all the pics.

When I got back to the workshop, I pulled apart the Zero wing to see what I could do to improve the aileron authority. (I was only...
09-12-2011, 09:21 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

I'll fly tonight. The weather is too good to pass...

I'll fly tonight. The weather is too good to pass up!

Flying at the school?
09-12-2011, 01:28 AM
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Posted By sixdeuces

I must have just missed you. I got there at 5:45....

I must have just missed you. I got there at 5:45. Winds were calm, so I maidened the Zero and got two more flights in. Then a whole group of kids showed up, so I called it a day there.

I packed...
09-11-2011, 05:13 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

I was over there, but the wind had picked up, so...

I was over there, but the wind had picked up, so I came back. I'll try again this evening; probably around 6.
09-11-2011, 02:50 PM
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Posted By sixdeuces

I'll be headed out today as well. See you there!

I'll be headed out today as well. See you there!
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