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AKNick's Recent Activity

   
  1. AKNick replied to the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    http://milehighrc.com/EME_E_Start.html Seems like the $30 controller for an EME engine would work? HobbyWing makes some cheap but good...

    Dec 9, 2018 at 2:18 PM
  2. AKNick liked Snoopy1's post in the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    Nice work again thanks for doing this I am looking at buy a 30cc electric motor and all the stuff to try it once so this has been a help.

    Dec 9, 2018 at 2:08 PM
  3. AKNick attached a file to the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    Castle Pheonix Edge HV 80A ESC + Futaba SBS-01C Current Sensor + XT90/S + in series I've never put Lipos in Series like this before, so...

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  4. AKNick liked dhal22's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I love balsa, have several boxes of it.

    Dec 8, 2018 at 12:42 AM
  5. AKNick replied to the thread Scale Pitts S1-T, S1-S, and a Challenger..

    successful! love that prop rippin around up in that clear blue sky.

    Dec 7, 2018 at 8:02 PM
  6. AKNick liked acerc's post in the thread Scale Pitts S1-T, S1-S, and a Challenger..

    This video was shot on my cell phone, as usual nothing special but a maiden just the same. [MEDIA]

    Dec 7, 2018 at 8:00 PM
  7. AKNick replied to the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    https://www.amazon.com/Ginsco-270Pcs-Shrink-Adhesive-Tubing/dp/B073R69KNB/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1544228107&sr=8-1&keywords=ginsco+270pcs...

    Dec 7, 2018 at 7:17 PM
  8. AKNick attached a file to the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    [ATTACH] Almost forgot! 1.25" EF Arm. The way the geometery is set up you CANNOT reach full deflection bevel to bevel. As previously...

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  9. AKNick attached a file to the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    Aileron Servos. I learned a couple things. First - the MKS777 gen1 do not fit. They are too deep. I tried shims but it messed up the...

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  10. AKNick replied to the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    Hate to quote myself :p But when I posted this Zach at Extreme Flight had it shipped out the next day. Great Customer Service, just need...

    Dec 7, 2018 at 4:38 PM
  11. AKNick liked 49dimes's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    Got it to the field but no "joy" on wheels up for the engine would not start :mad:. I'm fed up with this airframe and it's inability to...

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  12. AKNick liked Xpress's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    So let me tell you guys about my Sunday flying excursion.... :rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes: Started out as a normal, clear, cold...

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  13. AKNick liked Snoopy1's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Got the main landing gear beam in and added some extra stiffeners in make sure it stays in place.. once the gear is in place the slots...

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  14. AKNick replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Yeah... my billet plenum plate repair was about ten years ago. I also did what the dudes on the forums were recommending back then....

    Dec 5, 2018 at 8:56 PM
  15. AKNick liked acerc's post in the thread Rave What's up with you Yanks!!.

    Well ya'll need to make a decision and get on it! LOL

    Dec 4, 2018 at 9:32 PM
  16. AKNick replied to the thread Awesome Video Thread.

    That Super Corsair has a neat little factoid. They had to change one blade in the hub, so instead of making look like the others they...

    Dec 4, 2018 at 9:07 PM
  17. AKNick liked WMcNabb's post in the thread Awesome Video Thread.

    My all time favorite, the Pratt & Whitney R-4360 Wasp Major in the F2G Corsair!...

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  18. AKNick replied to the thread Awesome Video Thread.

    I've changed many plugs on a R985 before. The front are easy, the rear :mad: Have to remove oily baffles to get to them. The R985 is a...

    Dec 4, 2018 at 8:55 PM
  19. AKNick liked Jetpainter's post in the thread Awesome Video Thread.

    I always imagined how much fun it is changing 56 spark plugs.

    Dec 4, 2018 at 8:51 PM
  20. AKNick replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    I've seen full scale aircraft parts that are not as sexy as those!

    Dec 4, 2018 at 8:49 PM
  21. AKNick liked stangflyer's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Well fellas, its official. An official reality that is. Until tonight, I had four large boxes of pre cut wood formers, balsa sheets,...

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  22. AKNick replied to the thread Rave What's up with you Yanks!!.

    I don't have any big builds planned. Need to finish my 75" Edge ARF assembly, next might be a Unionville deHavilland Otter kit with a 6'...

    Dec 4, 2018 at 8:46 PM
  23. AKNick liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    If you build it, we will follow! :big_yes:

    Dec 4, 2018 at 8:08 PM
  24. AKNick liked acerc's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    I got nothin....

    Dec 4, 2018 at 8:08 PM
  25. AKNick liked stangflyer's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    [ATTACH] Fiddle dee dee....no rest for me. [ATTACH] Cracking the whip again I see.... [ATTACH] Careful of the curse I put on thee..... LOL

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