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Member postings for Martian

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Thread: Chris's Vicomte 1916
23/03/2018 20:09:10

fix with little screws or small ali rivets

23/03/2018 16:27:31

Surely it's worth a strip of gold

22/03/2018 21:30:56

I like that tail amid it's a vast improvement

Thread: Warbird Replica Spitfire MKix
17/03/2018 20:39:32

I,m not authorised to tell you it,s classified only weird people are allowed to know, I would never have believed brown paper would be so easy to use but messy at times but you can smooth it out with your hands also an old credit or gift card to spread the paper flat , it takes cope so well and sands beautifully, can you tell i,m now a fan

17/03/2018 19:44:20

I forgot to mention as it stands with battery and no ae servos and paint its less than four pounds that's using helium impregnated balsa devil

16/03/2018 16:47:59

Hi modellers

still working away but nearly at the paint stage ,it's covered in brown paper awaiting dope then paint, UC has to be fiddled with to get a good alignment Ailerons to be hinged plus servos , I guess about a month got fed up with detailing but will crack on with a bit more. I wasnt keen on the radiators supplied so made some out of balsa and the carb inlet out of blue foam.

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Thread: Do I Have An Honest Face Or Is There Some Other Explanation?
15/03/2018 20:39:58

To be honest I don't know but hobbling well dynamic products ,reading through the manual and looking at the b17 on hobbyking it looks just like the plane you have it nothing else it's worth a look the manual is under files on the product page and can be downloaded and read as a pdf file

15/03/2018 18:09:34

David the props are contra rotating towards the fuselage, you can download the manua o from hobbyking

Thread: Chris's Vicomte 1916
13/03/2018 20:59:30

Hi Chris no mirror talking , I as many others clearly enjoy your entertaining build progress and very good it is to

Thread: And now for something completely different
11/03/2018 11:01:42

I,ve always understood that getting an experienced heli pilot to set up your heli will save time and money. Tongue in cheek do your first flight in a cricket training net with you the other side

Thread: David Vaughan
08/03/2018 18:32:52

A sad sad loss RIP David

Thread: And now for something completely different
08/03/2018 18:31:09

you could of course super glued the nut to your finger then get your wife to spin you round. As for the tail boom is the tail rotor belt driven it is oh dear oh dear how many hands have you got can you stand on your head I will pray for you brother

Thread: Chris's Vicomte 1916
07/03/2018 15:57:46

Lovely precise work Chris I predict a gorgeous Fury coming off your board soon

Thread: Show Us Your 3D Prints
07/03/2018 15:53:45

Exce!!ent work Tony you have become a 3d dab hand

Thread: Airbus A350 for 50 mm EDFs
07/03/2018 10:36:34

Excellent Simon it looks so realistic in the air well done on another success

Thread: And now for something completely different
02/03/2018 21:20:52

lovely bit of kit and the standard is streets ahead of clone kits

Thread: Warbird Replica Spitfire MKix
02/03/2018 21:12:47

At the moment I'm ok until October when the Fury build starts

02/03/2018 20:41:18

detail on the rudder and elevator, slow and time consuming

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inside the cowl and outside with exhaust stacks

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02/03/2018 20:33:15

Ah I see that's what I'm proposing to do , the radiator scoop on my Mustang is the same only obviously it's at the trailing edge, And thanks to all for sharing your progress It's nice to know I'm not on my own

02/03/2018 19:58:10

looks good Dick you took on a hard one with a double cockpit. just an observation but if you are doing the late MKIX then the air scoop starts from approx the cg position on the wing

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