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by Bartman : Mar 8, 2019 at 3:40 PM
Seems simple enough but the very popular anodized aluminum toggle style single and dual switches are reportedly problem prone. The old reliable slide style switches are potentially limited to lower voltage systems. Pin style safety switches and .......did someone say remote??? ......switches can be pricey. So...
by knpjdad : Mar 6, 2019 at 9:58 AM
Hello all. I have been on this board since 2017 and been flying since I was 16. I'm 52 now and don't care to do the math. If I do the math, I will make myself feel old! I started like most others did back then, with a Control Line plane and a Cox engine (Damn little finger biters). Moved into the Nitro Stuff then...
by dominicm : Mar 5, 2019 at 8:32 AM
Super little hand launched warbird. Very easy to assemble out of the box. No decals to apply. Takes 15 minutes! Just charge your lipo, plug it in and fly. 2 schemes available. Convenient hand grip for holding and easy hand launches. Flight wise this model has lots of power, good for fast and slow passes, aerobatics...
by dominicm : Mar 4, 2019 at 8:54 AM
Comes with a simpler radio but basically the same looking airframe except good prop guards. Genuinely flies much better than the 520. Lots smoother. Sells for half the price of the 520 as well. 5 years ago I would have said this would cost hundreds but seems VTOL is main stream now, prop driven VTOL that is. Maybe...
by Going Balistic : Mar 3, 2019 at 11:46 PM
Have decided to order the Wendell Hostetler 29% Bucker Jungmeister plans and have been looking for a build thread on the various forums but it appears that there aren't any documented builds. Thought I would put it out there to see if anyone is aware of a thread on GSN or another forum that I haven't seen to this...
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by Rcguy5 : Mar 1, 2019 at 8:25 PM
Hey guys, new guy here posting since I see the most current interest regarding Bob Nelitz in a build thread here on giantscalenews. I came into possession of Bob Nelitz’ own built Super Cub just over 2 years ago off a member on rccanada. Bob built this in the 90’s and it has flown up until a few years ago, I...
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by Jmainjet : Mar 1, 2019 at 6:18 AM
I can use the listed items along with landing gear retracts and folding wing plans or units. Any reasonable prices considered. Thanks John
by HRRC Flyer : Feb 26, 2019 at 12:35 AM
Well Fella's, As I mentioned in another thread, I will soon be in possession of a Bill Hempel 35% Yak 55 airframe in the blue and white scheme. I was supposed to go pick it up on Sunday, but I was held up too long in Florence SC on Saturday and I was whipped by the time I got home. The engine I'm going to use is...
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by Gilles : Feb 25, 2019 at 1:54 PM
Selling my 3W 140cc twin cylinder engine with mufflers. The engine is BRAND NEW, It has never run. It's been sitting in my workshop for a few years. The engine comes complete with the ignition system, spark plugs & manual. JTEC MUFFLERS are included in the lot ! Shipping worldwide with TNT/FedEx for $70 USD. PM...
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by Gilles : Feb 25, 2019 at 12:52 PM
DSCN0899.JPG DSCN0900.JPG IMG_4869.JPG IMG_4902.JPG Pond Racer 1.jpg Pond Racer 3.jpg Hello, I'm selling a full composite 122inch Pond racer. There is still lots of work to get the kit done. All...