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49dimes's Recent Activity

   
  1. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    The plane was built as 35cc plane when it first came out at JoeNall 2 years ago and I must say flew really well. Top weight is 18 lbs I...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 3:47 PM
  2. 49dimes liked AKNick's post in the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    That would be stupid silly power and probably too much engine up front since it supposedly weighs 2/3lb more than the DLE55. If you kept...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 3:46 PM
  3. 49dimes liked BalsaDust's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] New toy today. It’s the eflite pitts. It’s a very well put together other than the...

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  4. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Well got all my parts in from YS should be able to rebuild it from the ground up all with new “O”-rings and gaskets. Hope fully that...

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  5. 49dimes liked acerc's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Sweet! If you have never had a flex shaft before it is a fantastic tool.

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:43 AM
  6. 49dimes liked WMcNabb's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    New toys, I mean tools from my local big box store.

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  7. 49dimes liked HRRC Flyer's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    I just realized I put my "Good, Bad & Ugly" post in the wrong thread. I meant to put it in my Yak thread. . . . . . . :msn_slap:....

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:42 AM
  8. 49dimes liked HRRC Flyer's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Hey @WMcNabb, Seeing pictures of your AWESOME Python always helps. . . . . . . :way_to_go:.

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:42 AM
  9. 49dimes liked WMcNabb's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Not sure if this helps, but my Python 100 has a large gap between the propeller and cowling. I’m considering shortening the standoffs...

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  10. 49dimes liked BalsaDust's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    If you look at a full scale yak or sukhoi most have the prop spaced out in front of the cowl by a good bit so I don’t think it will look...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:40 AM
  11. 49dimes liked HRRC Flyer's post in the thread Bill Hempel Yak 55.

    Sorry @dhal22, But I'll give up my MK Aurora kit and NIB Hanno before I even think about giving up my red headed beast. . . . . . ;)....

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  12. 49dimes liked dhal22's post in the thread Bill Hempel Yak 55.

    I'll take that 3W since the DA100's are plenty.

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:34 AM
  13. 49dimes liked WMcNabb's post in the thread Bill Hempel Yak 55.

    Really like my DA-100!

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  14. 49dimes liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Bill Hempel Yak 55.

    The DA 100 will serve you well brother. Super smooth, easy starting, and reliable as they come. And honestly, unless you’re Jace the...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:34 AM
  15. 49dimes liked HRRC Flyer's post in the thread Bill Hempel Yak 55.

    @Snoopy1, Good question, the answer is ummmm, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . yes:laughing:. Seriously though, I did...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:34 AM
  16. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Bill Hempel Yak 55.

    Had the difficulties you are working your way through, this is what I did to my Yak to get the engine to fit and everything to line up....

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  17. 49dimes liked HRRC Flyer's post in the thread Bill Hempel Yak 55.

    As much as I appreciate everyone's input, I am almost glad it's going to be too hot this weekend to work on my Yak. It will give me...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:32 AM
  18. 49dimes liked acerc's post in the thread Bill Hempel Yak 55.

    Here is shot of a full scale. Two things to note, one is how far the prop is from the cowl. And second is full scale run radials so...

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  19. 49dimes liked BalsaDust's post in the thread Bill Hempel Yak 55.

    I agree with everyone else. Grind the firewall edge back to clear it all. Glue in some hardwood tristock on the inside of it in that...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:30 AM
  20. 49dimes liked AKNick's post in the thread Bill Hempel Yak 55.

    Why not grind away the area it's touching and reinforce around that? I don't think the extra prop clearance would be an issue on the Yak...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:30 AM
  21. 49dimes replied to the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    Hmn….I got a new V2 DJ72 that's been sitting on the shelf for over a year now. Was looking hard at the X Cub but I'm cub'd out....

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:25 AM
  22. 49dimes liked AKNick's post in the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    For sure! Always a struggle! What gets me is when you buy something from ebay and their response is they only ship to the USA :eek:...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:12 AM
  23. 49dimes liked AKNick's post in the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    Because I WANT:In_love: WANT :In_love:WANT!!! :In_love::lol2: I had my buddy at the LHS put one on his next order in June, Horizon...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:12 AM
  24. 49dimes liked AKNick's post in the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    Got the XCub spring gear in the mail. Axels are enormous 5/16” so they do not fit my enormous PR Bushwheels... go figure. I have some...

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  25. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    Just spoke to the LHS and confirmed that the plane is on order and will be arriving before next Friday I hope. Just ordered a special...

    Jul 23, 2019 at 12:08 AM