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01-08-2017, 04:03 AM
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Posted By birdDog

http://www.homedepot.com/s/Nylon%2520Spacer?NCNI-5...

http://www.homedepot.com/s/Nylon%2520Spacer?NCNI-5

The larger footprint and outside diameter ads a much greater amount of rigidity. No nuts between the motor and firewall. I would only have the...
01-08-2017, 12:53 AM
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Posted By birdDog

Actually, now that tobydogs mentioned it, I would...

Actually, now that tobydogs mentioned it, I would definitely go with the nylon spacers. They will add a lot more rigidity to withstand the torque and potentially side load that a rough landing or...
01-08-2017, 12:25 AM
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Posted By birdDog

I'm glad you are posting this thread. I would...

I'm glad you are posting this thread. I would like to see more variety in the balsa electric market. The more people who see this, the better it is for that market.

The 60" MXS flies extremely...
01-07-2017, 11:52 PM
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Posted By birdDog

Correct. Your mount should center on the cross...

Correct. Your mount should center on the cross hairs. The firewall is built with 2-3 degrees angle in it. It is not perpendicular to the length of the model. This 2-3 degrees amount the the distance...
01-07-2017, 09:46 PM
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Posted By birdDog

The cross hairs burned into the firewall, they...

The cross hairs burned into the firewall, they project to the center of the motor shaft at cowl length from the built in right thrust angle. Your motor mounting should be centered on them. As...
01-07-2017, 06:25 PM
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Posted By birdDog

Just a little FYI. The electric motor box...

Just a little FYI. The electric motor box (extension) for the 60" MXS is square. Zero thrust angle built into it. This would suggest, as mentioned above, 4 equal length spacers.
12-22-2016, 03:29 AM
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Posted By birdDog

He means well. I assure you that he read this...

He means well. I assure you that he read this entire thread. Just be careful with that sweet plane, it is a pretty serious model.
12-19-2016, 01:37 AM
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Posted By birdDog

Skyline / Goldwing Single servo and motor box instructions.

This was sent to my by the owner of http://skywardhobbies.com/ after I purchased my MXS. Nice folks to do business with.

This PDF details crossbarring to use a single elevator servo and building...
12-19-2016, 01:17 AM
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Posted By birdDog

I have hovered over the "buy" button on the 60"...

I have hovered over the "buy" button on the 60" Sbach more than a few times in the last couple weeks...

USPS from Cali to Chicago scares me too much. UPS is almost $70. That's a no go.

Spike,...
12-18-2016, 07:47 PM
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Posted By birdDog

The more photos I see of this thing, the more I...

The more photos I see of this thing, the more I want one....
12-18-2016, 04:40 AM
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Posted By birdDog

As for the velcro strap. I get these from Home...

As for the velcro strap. I get these from Home Depot. 15"x1/2" I put three of these around a 4000mAh 6s and the pro grade velcro on the floor of the battery bay. I like to treat the plywood where I...
12-17-2016, 05:13 PM
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Posted By birdDog

This is a build thread for the smaller version...

This is a build thread for the smaller version but should have some similarities. https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?2521097-Skyline-Corvus-540-70E-59-1500mm-Build


This one looks...
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