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Member postings for Craig Thomas

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Thread: The 2018 Mass Build Ideas thread
16/09/2017 09:52:16

Where would be buy these plans from? Just tried looking for Peter Millers cap plan but for some reason my hobby store directs me to traplet and there page says website closed? Have I missed something whilst I've been away"?

08/09/2017 21:08:32

Peter Miller Grumpy Tiger. 👍

06/09/2017 17:02:08
When are we looking to start voting for the 2018 mass build? I'm looking to take part next year. Getting a little excited at the prospect. Although some what early
Thread: 30cc pilot rc extra 330sc
06/06/2017 05:09:30

Thanks for the reply Dave. Is the model pre designed and pre cut for a canister or do you have to made cuts and adjustments?

Thread: The 2018 Mass Build Ideas thread
05/06/2017 21:54:03

This maybe far too early to have put a vote forward but I would love the Peter Miller Grumpy tiger. It looks like a nice easy twin engine to build but with the 2 engines may very well interest the more experienced flyers.

Thread: 30cc pilot rc extra 330sc
05/06/2017 20:37:24

hi all

I'm looking to buy a pilot Rc extra 330sc 25% version for the dle 35

Can anyone please tell me if the model has space for a canister exhaust?

Many thanks

Thread: Christmas Caption Competition!
01/12/2016 04:49:05
There's a bit, and another bit, and another bit........
Thread: 2017 Mass Build Chat Thread
29/11/2016 16:26:09
Guys. I've just started reading this thread. So if my questions havealready been answered I apologise. But is this model suitable for a nitro engine?and will the plans be in an addition of rcme?
Thread: Newton aycliffe flying club
20/11/2016 09:24:20
Yeah, I've visited there website. But like you say. It's 3 years out of date. I've also been looking at a club in Darlington, but according to there website they are not accepting any new members. 😓
20/11/2016 09:07:40
Also, is there any shelter should the Hevens open? Can you drive your car to the pits, or you you carry all your gear?
20/11/2016 09:05:45
Hi all. I'm looking for members of Newton Aycliffe flying club. My family and I shall be moving to county Durham in the new year near bishop Auckland and it would seem newton aycliffe will be my closest flying site. I'm just looking for info on the facilities of the club. What is the patch like, is it a smooth field, tarmac runway? And noise or size limits?

Many thanks

Craig
Thread: Seagull P-47
05/11/2016 14:02:30
Thank guys I really would love another hanger 9 but after Trailing model shops online I can't find one so a seagul model is the closest thing it's the razor back which I like I shall check dimensions of the fms ones the video looks like my eflite ones will fit but measurementstill will confirm this thanks guys
05/11/2016 12:34:57
Hi guys I used to have a Hanger 9 p47 60 size until an unfortunate mid air collision estrogen it as the hanger 9 version is discontinued I'm looking for another similar sized version can any one please tell me if the eflite retracts will fit in the seagull model?
Thread: 2017 Mass Build Voting Thread
03/11/2016 21:00:41
1 grumpy tiger cub
2 sky writer
3 aztec 2 step
Thread: Craig's first build Ballerina
30/09/2016 21:47:34

Just to confirm guys. The rear spar it broken in 2 places. I don't know about the 2 front ones yet till I remove some of the front sheeting. I'll keep you posted. Some time next week I dare say. 

Edited By Craig Thomas on 30/09/2016 21:48:13

30/09/2016 20:11:41

Thanks guys. It was such a shame as I really enjoyed flying the Ballerina. Next time I get a min I'll take another look at the wing, strip some more of the covering off and sheeting and see what's what. I'll keep you guys posted on what I despise. But if the wing is worth repairing then that's what I think I'll do. Will be a lot cheaper rather than buying a load more balsa and starting again. 👍🏻👍🏻👍

30/09/2016 19:08:03

wing damage 3.jpg

30/09/2016 19:07:43

wing damage 2.jpg

30/09/2016 19:07:23

Hey guys. Hope your all well, Ive got a bit of an issue and am looking for some advice.

A couple of weeks ago, Gravity finally won the age old battle. The Ballerina went in. Turns out one of those cheap Hobbyking batteries were to blame. A loose battery pin in the plug caused me to loose all control. I've finally got round to looking at the damage. The fuse is fine, just a bit of Epoxy will sort that. But the wing is another matter. My question is, should I repair the wing if it's at all possible or just build another. Only issue I have now is that now our new baby is here (3 months now) time is very hard to find as you can imagine. The wing has separated slightly at the leading edge and several ribs a are broke along with a spar or too. I'll add a couple of pics and await some much needed advice.

wing damage 1.jpg

Thread: Acro Wot ARTF (balsa) chat
10/08/2016 10:38:28

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