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Member postings for Dave Potter

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Thread: Lipo charging
01/09/2018 15:12:57

Hi Guys. When charging my 2.2 lipo Batteries on my charger they charge to 0.0A on my charger but the charger never reaches full. when I checked them on my tester it gives me a reading of 12.56V and 98.56 % is this ok to fly?

Regards Dave........

Thread: Prop size
28/02/2018 18:17:23

Hi guys, Thanks for all the advice I have received from you all. It's all been a great help. I have now brought myself a wattmeter.

Cheers Dave...

21/02/2018 18:09:56

Sorry guys it's a uno wat. what a plonker I am.

21/02/2018 16:24:51

Hi Denis. It's a wots wot i had given to me for my grandson to learn to fly. I have converted it to electric. I wil be using 4cel lipo battery and the all up weight will be about 5lbs Thanks Denis.

Edited By Dave Potter on 21/02/2018 16:26:11

21/02/2018 15:54:56

Hi Guys. I have brought a new Turnigy motor SK3 4240 740 and I can't find any prop sizes can anyone help ?

Thanks Dave.....

Thread: Covering iron
01/01/2018 10:25:03

Hi Guys. Anyone know where I can find a smaller covering iron for getting in those little tight corners. I have triied most model shops without any success.

Thanks for any input....

Thread: Electric motor for WOT4
21/12/2017 17:53:27

Hi Folks, Can someone recommend a cheapish motor with a bit of power for a balsa wood wot 4 3 or 4 cell ?


Thread: UNO WOT
02/12/2017 11:19:40

Thanks guys for the information. I think i'll be going up your route Dave W. I already have the motor EMax G2820/07 850w. Sorry guys the first message i sent back is wrong.

Edited By Dave Potter on 02/12/2017 11:24:37

02/12/2017 11:17:07

Thanks guys for the information. I think i'll be going up your route Dave W. I already have the motor EMax GT42829/07 850w.

Edited By Dave Potter on 02/12/2017 11:23:17

01/12/2017 17:40:18

I have been given a old UNO WOT and I want to convert it to electric. What would be your best set up to use? I need something with a little power.Three sell or four.

Thread: Covering over filler
04/10/2017 14:16:53

Hi Guys. I have just finished rubbing down filler on a glassed wing bandage. Do I have to do anything else apart from dusting it off before covering with pro film? I've covered over filler before and it hasn't stuck down to well.

Regards Dave...

Thread: Gangster
24/02/2017 18:48:55

Hi Friends, Thanks for the information you have given me. I have now sent a email to Mr Reeves hoping he can help me.

Cheers Dave....

PS don't know what i would do without this site. So many helpful people...

23/02/2017 18:15:27

Hi Guys, Does anyone out there have the manual for a Gangster 63. It's the old one with foam wings. I will pay for it plus postage.

Regards Dave...

Thread: Painting on Solatex
19/08/2016 21:26:48

I guys, I have just finished building myself a electric Junior 60. I have covered it with Solatex and given it two coats of cellulose dope to fill in the weave, to keep the dirt out. Now I need to do some brush painting on the wings, can anyone tell me what paint to use….

Thanks for any help you can give me….

Thread: Lengthening Wires
06/05/2016 09:19:00

Thanks guys, some very interesting answers. I am just going to solder the 3 inches on and see how it goes.

Thanks Friends...

04/05/2016 09:24:34

Hi Folks, will it be ok to lengthen the wires on my speed controller by about 3 inches ? it's the 2 that go to the lipo.

Thanks friends…

Thread: What makes you nervous?
17/04/2016 10:38:29

I like it when it's raining then i can't fly lol

Thread: Junior 60 electric
23/03/2016 14:50:35

HiFriends, Thanks for all your input. My set up is the same as gangsters. You can get any information from BRC Hobbies on 0191 488 7879 They are so helpful.

I will post some pic when it's finished. Thanks guys…..

23/03/2016 01:53:17

Hi friends, is there anyone out there that can send me pictures of the front of a Electric Junior 60. I just need to see how the battery box Has been finished off. I have one but it's to dark to see. It's the Ben Buckle kit. Thanks .....

Thread: Junior 60
02/01/2016 15:16:48

Hi Gangster. Thanks for the photo and all the information you have given me. I will be going down your road with the Battery Box. one more question mate what motor and battery should i use.



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