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Member postings for Ton van Munsteren

Here is a list of all the postings Ton van Munsteren has made in our forums. Click on a thread name to jump to the thread.

Thread: Corby Starlet 52" RCME sept 2012
11/10/2016 21:24:58

Hi Roger,

Great really looking forward to the pics.

Ton

Thread: Verhees Delta
09/10/2016 16:08:54

Max,

What a beauty would love to see it fly and if you need pics or a pilot to do the maiden you know where to find me.

Cheers

Ton

Thread: Corby Starlet 52" RCME sept 2012
28/09/2016 22:22:09

Hi Roger, That would be great looking forward to the photos.

Ton

28/09/2016 20:01:57

Hi Roger, That's great news never expected to hear that a Corby is close to ready to its maiden.

Would love to see some pics of the Corby I sure its a lovely model to see in its 74% scale.

For the control movements not sure what to say because most of the time I use to much control movement on my models, that's what other pilots say when they fly my models.

I think that for elevator and aileron it will be just fine with 10mm max both ways and for rudder is could be a little bit more.

Hope this help you a little.

Cheers

Ton

Thread: Corby Starlet - Ton's RBC Kit 4 years after
09/09/2016 23:13:52

Oooo no sorry to see the damage, looks like the grain is not running as it should be.

Always very difficult to see that the balsa is of poor quality.

But than again that's what makes you a great craftsman , fix it and go on with the job yes

The servo location and hatch looks great.

Keep up the good work the Corby is worth the effort.

Ton

Thread: E-Glider new design called RedEagle
05/09/2016 19:39:45

Makes me happy to see that the RedEagle's are still flying.

My prototype model is also still flying, don't know how many hours it has flown but it still is going strong.

I still take is with me to the field nearly every weekend, or for flying in the evening on Teusday and Thursday.

But there is a new Eagle that is called the Res-Eagle, is go's up with a bungee or with a tow by a RedEagle.

So for me its double funsmiley

res-eagle and redeagle.jpg

Cheers

Ton

Thread: Corby Starlet - Ton's RBC Kit 4 years after
04/09/2016 12:30:10

Hi Peter,

How is it going with the Starlet, are there any more pics, its looking great.

Ton

01/08/2016 20:48:10

Percy,

Looks to me your talking about the size and wingspan of the model.

and that the Corby is to small with a wingspan of 1325mm.

It would not be difficult to enlarge the model to 70 inch which would be about 1750mm.

Think the biggest problem will be the canopy.

Ton

29/07/2016 14:35:57

Peter,

Thanks for starting the build looking forward to many pics.

Cheers

Ton

Thread: Sonny 1500 retro glider RCME April 2016
16/07/2016 10:29:24

Good to see the build has started and its looking great.

And great to know you like the balsa stuff.

Looking forward to more pics.

Ton

10/07/2016 15:54:04

Here is the pic of the batt , but Iam not sure if it will stay in, because I want to make a towrelease system in the nose.

For that I need to switch to a flat batt.

img_2702.jpg

Ton

10/07/2016 02:10:54

Iam using an nicad reciever battery when Iam correct a 700ma, I can take a pic if you like.

Ton

10/07/2016 01:12:21

5mm will make the tail section more heavy, so the model will need more lead in the nose to set the CG right.

Thread: Bristol M1 conversion to leccy?
04/07/2016 21:33:27

Bob,

Its my homemade spinner made from fiberglass over a balsa and foam mold.

No the nose is not shorten, for better scale it should be much shorter but then you will need a big motor to have the CG in the right place..

Ton

04/07/2016 16:29:51

Hi Bob,

Great model the Busa Bristol M1C, iam flying it for many years already.

First with Nicad and a brushed motor and now with a geared brushless motor, batt is a Lipo 4S 4000ma and its just a great model to fly.

Not 100% sure but I think the prop is a 16x8 with more than enough power to do WW1 aerobatics.

Did a lot of modification to the model to get the weight down and made the wing in two panels.

Here are some pics the rest is in my album **LINK**

Ton

Thread: Sonny 1500 retro glider RCME April 2016
03/07/2016 11:33:46

Hi Jordan,

Sorry don't know whats in the shortkit, but it should be all the cnc cut parts.

Best is to send rbckits an email and keep in mind that they will be open comming week and after that close for a holiday.

Here is a pic from a German forum the pic shows the complete kit, hope this helps you to have an idea of whats in the shortkit

Here is the link to the German forum

**LINK**

Ton

02/07/2016 11:17:48

Jordan,

Thanks for having a go at the Sonny, its not really a difficult model to build and Iam here to answere all your questions if needed.

Hoping you will post pics of the build and enjoy your build.

thumbs upsmiley

Ton

Thread: Red Eagle
03/06/2016 22:20:44

Hi Kilo,

There is no laser cut kit only the cnc cut kit check the rbckits site for more info or klik on RedEagle

Don't forget to post some pics of your RedEagle .

Cheers

Ton

Thread: Sonny 1500 retro glider RCME April 2016
22/05/2016 22:19:54

David,

Tempted when do you start.

Cheers

Ton

18/05/2016 21:51:15

Conwy

Is there any news on the build project with the Kids, would love to see if there is any progress.

Cheers

Ton

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