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49dimes's Recent Activity

   
  1. 49dimes replied to the thread Cool The I'm going out flying thread 2017.

    You dirt napped it so good it pooped a motor out the top :dancing-poop:. Well done! :)

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:54 PM
  2. 49dimes liked stangflyer's post in the thread Cool The I'm going out flying thread 2017.

    [ATTACH] I think I have the perfect fix for that. Take a little adhesive backed plastic strips and apply them in a "wrapping" motion...

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  3. 49dimes liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Cool The I'm going out flying thread 2017.

    Ouch.

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:49 PM
  4. 49dimes liked rmyers's post in the thread Cool The I'm going out flying thread 2017.

    Today I demonstrate the old RC proverb "down is up and up is expensive". :confused: [ATTACH]

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  5. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Can not believe how much time goes into certain parts of the build. I thought I was almost done, spent a full day yesterday and still...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:42 PM
  6. 49dimes attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Had to check and see how the engine was lubricating the bottom of my plane......Now I know it needs to be on a leaner low fat diet....

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  7. 49dimes replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Hmn?......Ahhh! :) " Excuse me sir"......Could you put a "freeze" on that? It will be 2018 very soon! :banana-dance:. Merry Christmas ;)

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:33 PM
  8. 49dimes liked BalsaDust's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    While I don’t think I can do the red head portion I could always scale one up for a buddy. Would just need to know how much to scale it up.

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:24 PM
  9. 49dimes liked stangflyer's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I knew there was something unexplainable about you I like. Now I can explain the unexplainable. A pint sized twin cylinder powered...

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  10. 49dimes liked BalsaDust's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    All the lady’s in the family that will get one are sure to love them.

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:23 PM
  11. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    That is a neat idea have to give you a gold star for that

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:23 PM
  12. 49dimes liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    You crafty.:yesss:

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:23 PM
  13. 49dimes liked BalsaDust's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Making Christmas gift ornaments to give as Christmas gifts.

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  14. 49dimes liked BalsaDust's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    You will notice that much weight.

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:22 PM
  15. 49dimes replied to the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    All my glow engines are gone, deceased or sold. In that order :big-grin:. Why I keep a gallon of 30%, glow driver, electric starter and...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:18 PM
  16. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    Have to say I still enjoy my glow engines but they must be no bigger than a 120 four stroke. Sold all my larger glow engines and they...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 12:14 PM
  17. 49dimes attached a file to the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    And they ran great on no or low nitro fuel. I restored a 1.80 and it would start with a simple back flip! [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]...

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  18. 49dimes liked dhal22's post in the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    I loved my Moki 2.10. One of the best glow engines ever.

    Dec 13, 2017 at 6:07 AM
  19. 49dimes attached a file to the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    I had a couple of Bubba's airplanes........Piped YS45 Lanier sport bipe (looked like a Tecate bipe) and the 30% Edge 540 with a 3W75....

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  20. 49dimes liked stangflyer's post in the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    You ain't even kidding. I think...if memory serves...(which is probably more than rusty at this point), it had a Dubro Plastic tank of...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 3:22 AM
  21. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    You had to put 10 lbs of fuel it to fly 10 minutes. Never owned one, yes that plane does bring back some memories, it was an impressive...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 3:20 AM
  22. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    Only two years back I was still flying sport planes and my last one was almost 19 lbs on a none air box YS120 and flew really well but...

    Dec 13, 2017 at 3:19 AM
  23. 49dimes liked stangflyer's post in the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    ALL this talk about size and weight brings me back to my true first giant scale plane. Many of you will remember Lanier from back in the...

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  24. 49dimes liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    I would never say say that she just well proportioned.

    Dec 13, 2017 at 3:13 AM
  25. 49dimes replied to the thread Peak Models 32% Extra 330 SC.

    Yea I calculated 32oz sq.in. WL. A bit away from that magical 24oz sq.in. but still acceptable for a larger 3D plane. My first 50cc was...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 8:44 PM