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04-20-2017, 07:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,543
Posted By suresharp

It is that time of year guys are waiting for...

It is that time of year guys are waiting for weather to clear. Many first flying of new projects ready to go. Kids on easter brake are now back to school so things should start to get busy. A drive...
03-21-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,391
Posted By suresharp

I miss the stryker so much and still up set they...

I miss the stryker so much and still up set they done not offer it anymore. Sso many guys had them (not one but 3 and 4 ). going home puzzled.
03-21-2017, 08:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,845
Posted By suresharp

With the blue you must make sure threads are free...

With the blue you must make sure threads are free of oil film. Clean threads with alcohal be for applying blue loctite. With using ca works well (even with oil film) but may have to use green ca...
Forum: ParkFlyers
03-05-2016, 08:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,047
Posted By suresharp

Bigger battries OH no! -that will make your hands...

Bigger battries OH no! -that will make your hands and knees shake;)
Forum: ParkFlyers
12-28-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,047
Posted By suresharp

It all comes back pretty quick . The hand shake...

It all comes back pretty quick . The hand shake has happened to me on a model that I really like and I don`t want anything to go wrong. I have landed right away and when back on land take a deep...
12-21-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,522
Posted By suresharp

I think you are right. I feel 90 % will not...

I think you are right. I feel 90 % will not register they are not in clubs or on a informed forum.
Forum: Beginners
12-19-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,429
Posted By suresharp

+1 dereck You should always have plan of what...

+1 dereck You should always have plan of what you are going to do when flying. So that in mind practise touch and goes with a model you fly well then do the same with this one until you know it well
12-16-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,625
Posted By suresharp

Your idea of a metal box is good for storage of...

Your idea of a metal box is good for storage of lipos. However they give off a gas which needs to be releasd. There for drill a few holes in your box. Lipos are chem reaction and do not need oxygen...
12-10-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,112
Posted By suresharp

When you go and look at the battery they use it...

When you go and look at the battery they use it is a 3 cell not 2. So that said if you can find a 3 cell lipo to fit the plane pocket at say 500mah @ same c rating. You then could give it a try. With...
Forum: Beginners
12-04-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,150
Posted By suresharp

When you practise touch and goes it will help you...

When you practise touch and goes it will help you enjoy the flying more. You will handle the worry of landing that you know is comming up. When flying my t28 just before touch down (no more power) I...
12-04-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,675
Posted By suresharp

Dereck I have run into this many times and found...

Dereck I have run into this many times and found a fix. I could not use a wrench of any kind as shaft is round and shinny. So what to use I need it to be slim and grab tight with one hand. Well it...
Forum: Beginners
12-04-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,150
Posted By suresharp

I am wondering why you would not use you expo,...

I am wondering why you would not use you expo, diferent. It is all in your radio. This is for giving you softer responce time and lets you set plane up for your style of flying. That is what they...
12-03-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,833
Posted By suresharp

Seeing how this is a hobby how about building a...

Seeing how this is a hobby how about building a profile foam plane using same parts. In most cases I end up with a plane that is even more fun. Check out some profile videos.
12-03-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,256
Posted By suresharp

When I have not flown anything for a while I take...

When I have not flown anything for a while I take out my super cub just to get back in the grove. It gives me a nice relaxed flight. With most of my flying done from grass runs I up size my tires to...
Forum: Night Flying
11-28-2015, 03:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,230
Posted By suresharp

I use the half inch 12 mil amp led bulbs from ...

I use the half inch 12 mil amp led bulbs from our electrical shop here. I attach it to the right length of wire with the same plug as servos and plug right into receiver. This way i do not need to...
11-15-2015, 03:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,116
Posted By suresharp

That motor on 4 cell will be a rocket. With that...

That motor on 4 cell will be a rocket. With that much speed you will not need to look any farther. A eflite power 10 on 3 cell with 2200 to 2500 battery would be a little resonable.
Forum: Foamies
11-15-2015, 03:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,988
Posted By suresharp

That DX7 battery should need to be changed. You...

That DX7 battery should need to be changed. You can up grade to more mil amps. The training foam planes with flaps good place to start.
Forum: ParkFlyers
11-08-2015, 01:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,986
Posted By suresharp

You use dual rates to set up. New flyer 100% high...

You use dual rates to set up. New flyer 100% high rates, low rates 70%. If I was you use 50% for high and low until you are used to plane flying style. Make sure when setting up flaps and alerons are...
Forum: Foamies
11-07-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,073
Posted By suresharp

When your motor starts to get hot and then makes...

When your motor starts to get hot and then makes a grinding sound or squeal open and check for loose magnets. Some glues used in these type of motors if not mixed equal go soft with heat. You can re...
11-20-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 3,019
Views: 490,239
Posted By suresharp

That looks like alpha sport. The eflight 480...

That looks like alpha sport. The eflight 480 works very well for the size and weight.

Fishbone
Replies: 32
Views: 6,900
Posted By suresharp

Sorry Chellie I fluttered ;<)

Sorry Chellie I fluttered ;<)
Replies: 32
Views: 6,900
Posted By suresharp

+1 Cellie

+1 Cellie
Replies: 32
Views: 6,900
Posted By suresharp

Nigel swap out the servo. If it is not working...

Nigel swap out the servo. If it is not working its not worth risk and cost of crash.
Replies: 32
Views: 6,900
Posted By suresharp

I thought all the same as Chellie said and more....

I thought all the same as Chellie said and more. BUT it turned out to be a little simpler than I thought ( pointed out to me by 30 year kit builder). He told me that the space at the hinge point of...
09-23-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,473
Posted By suresharp

Just quick note; Paint on props does wear off...

Just quick note; Paint on props does wear off over time. When it gets to look rough I clean it right off and re paint. This painting and maintaining the paint on props gets old fast so I only do it...
09-22-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,577
Posted By suresharp

On most radios there is aplace that you can asign...

On most radios there is aplace that you can asign a switch. You can sets flaps on the gear switch by pluging into gear on receiver. If you have your flaps pluged into gear and they do not work off of...
09-22-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,473
Posted By suresharp

I balance prop then paint. Put on light coats of...

I balance prop then paint. Put on light coats of paint until you get desired finish. When I test balance i often find mybalance is still true. Clean the plastic prop with alc and let dry then paint. ...
09-14-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,123
Posted By suresharp

I knew about the same as you about scroll saws....

I knew about the same as you about scroll saws. In looking for a good one the dealer suggested I find a wood tool trade show. The manufactures demo their scroll saws. It was true, I got to ask...
09-03-2014, 07:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,748
Posted By suresharp

I am the same as you. So I changed my collection...

I am the same as you. So I changed my collection with "Mr Mulligan". A race plane from the 1930. This plane is a little tricky to land but flys nice. Great planes made this a nice 59 inch wood model.
08-18-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,127
Posted By suresharp

The plane is balanced thats good. Now you must...

The plane is balanced thats good. Now you must increase power issue. check timming for cell count (esc), check throtle rang setting of transmitter, battery size and c rating. Check motor spec for...
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