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Thread: Ebay sellers...
28/02/2017 19:17:37

I think those are full-size ailerons, from an actual 1:1 model...

28/02/2017 19:17:34

I think those are full-size ailerons, from an actual 1:1 model...

28/02/2017 18:03:32

You'd best go back and see if it's still there - worth a bomb now!

Thread: Multiplex easyglider v Eflite radian pro
06/02/2017 21:15:41
Posted by CJD on 06/02/2017 19:59:54:

Hi everyone again,I have bought the Multiplex Easy Glider, can anyone tell me what Lipo is best to run it,the 2s or 3s and what mAh

 

Cheers

2s 1300 in mine, with a 10x6 folder

Edited By jonryan on 06/02/2017 21:18:11

26/01/2017 18:44:26

Hi Colin, Yes, still going. I had to put a new motor in after a one-point landing, and it's got more sticky tape than when you had it, but still performs nicely.

26/01/2017 17:24:35

I'm a rookie and have an Easyglider. It's the motorised version and really is easy. Very battered (it had been well used when I got it) as a result of learning accidents, but flies well.

Thread: Interesting engines at this auction
17/01/2017 19:07:43

Scroll down to Lot 200

**LINK**

Thread: Eyejusters
16/01/2017 10:05:35

Same here Mike. I have various magnifying devices all over the place. I rather like the idea of having independently adjustable lenses, though the price does seem high, comparatively. They do offer (they say...) a no-quibble refund, so I may give them a shot.

15/01/2017 16:40:14

Anyone tried these? I have a pair of prescription 2x glasses which are very useful for workshop fiddly bits. These, which apparently go from 0 to +3 could be even more useful.

Thread: 6g, 2290kv motor for Sharkface
12/01/2017 20:25:03

That's why I'm mostly using an Astro Hog for learning. I've got a lightweight 3 channel for calm days in the field next to my house, and a four channel trainer I built from a Traplet plan but which can be a bit of a handful. The Astro was built by a very experienced flyer, and is a delight.

12/01/2017 19:55:39

At the moment, I can take off and land, sometimes on purpose. Single channel Immelmans will have to wait for now!

12/01/2017 12:53:35

"What on earth for? its a single channel model, probably the most popular single-channel model ever!"

I'm still a rookie. This will be my first small, fast model; I'm going to need all the help I can get! It isn't going to fly quite the same as the Astro Hog I'm working up to my 'A' on. laugh

12/01/2017 12:34:43

Left a message on your phone, John

12/01/2017 11:43:01

Phil: Thanks. That's about what I thought. Is my weight target about right (~10oz)? I'm putting an elevator on mine. And 6x4 prop?

John: That looks OK. Does it have connectors?

12/01/2017 11:30:54

I was planning to get a 17g 1600kv on three cells. That should work out at around 14oz of thrust with a 6x4 prop. Axi aren't half pricey! I'm yet to be convinced that the extra cost is worth it on chuckabout models.

12/01/2017 11:22:31

Ah! Thanks Denis. Will it take a 10A/10.8v set-up do you know?

12/01/2017 10:52:40

Anyone tried one of these?

I'm after a motor for a Sharkface (target weight about 10oz), and this looks the biz. But 6g? Doesn't seem it could be very robust at that weight. And what's that connector?

Thread: TJ's Hobbies
27/12/2016 13:21:02

Just had a reply from TJ's. He says he is still trading, but 'stocks are low'.

**LINK**

Thread: So what's 2017 good for .....?
26/12/2016 20:58:19

A cert

Thread: TJ's Hobbies
26/12/2016 20:54:18
Posted by Allan Bowker on 26/12/2016 20:11:16:

Not sure Jonryan, however it's a good sign that the website is still operating.

Have you tried the phone number listed at the top of the website?
It's a mobile number in the yellow coloured header/banner.

Yeah, I was planning to give them a call in the morning, thanks Allan. The prices and range look great. So good I'd've thought others would have found them, but very few mentions, hence my question.

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