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BalsaDust's Recent Activity

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

    It's a 55cc edge. I will take a bunch of pics of it at the field tomorrow. I love profiles.

    Sep 22, 2017 at 8:51 PM
  2. BalsaDust replied to the thread Mid Virginia Radio Control Club Fun Fly.

    Plenty of room for trailers. I'm getting there between 8-8:30.

    Sep 22, 2017 at 5:35 PM
  3. BalsaDust replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Checking the manual for my suk shows it balancing on the center of the wing tube. Don't have an exact weight on my batts but a similar...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 4:22 PM
  4. BalsaDust attached a file to the thread Mid Virginia Radio Control Club Fun Fly.

    [ATTACH] Truck is all loaded and ready for tomorrow. Looking forward to seeing everyone there.

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

    Cutting grass now. When I get off the mower I will weigh the batts and check where the balance is. My batts though are mounted inside...

    Sep 22, 2017 at 3:42 PM
  6. BalsaDust attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    [ATTACH] This bird has been sitting in the corner most of the summer with a broken motor mount. Basically I had a bad epoxy joint...

    IMG_1211.JPG Sep 22, 2017 at 10:38 AM
  7. BalsaDust replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    My pau sukhoi needs them up behind the engine to balance but I'm only running a dle55.

    Sep 22, 2017 at 10:34 AM
  8. BalsaDust replied to the thread Sport Idiot Boy Builds an Old School World Engines Robin Hood 99 Kit.

    Well chopchop. I will be building another soon. The first one I built for a local buddy before I built yours met its demise a couple...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 11:51 PM
  9. BalsaDust replied to the thread Mid Virginia Radio Control Club Fun Fly.

    Ok good to know. Maybe he can make it to funtimes fun fly in oct or I know don told me they where doing another mini fun fly sometime...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 4:23 PM
  10. BalsaDust replied to the thread Mid Virginia Radio Control Club Fun Fly.

    Yes I agree it looks great. Just got a text from the treasurer of the club. He is out there now with someone else. They are getting...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 12:41 PM
  11. BalsaDust liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Sport Idiot Boy Builds an Old School World Engines Robin Hood 99 Kit.

    It was early spring. Spent most of my free time this year in the shop working on this beast. Last time I took the Tiger to the field I...

    Sep 21, 2017 at 6:56 AM
  12. BalsaDust replied to the thread Sport Idiot Boy Builds an Old School World Engines Robin Hood 99 Kit.

    Hey mike when's the last time you wrung out that wild tiger.

    Sep 20, 2017 at 10:57 PM
  13. BalsaDust replied to the thread Hampton Roads RC - Toys For Tots Fly-In.

    Link don't work for the website. I will see what I can do about making it. That might be the weekend I'm going to VIR though.

    Sep 20, 2017 at 10:41 PM
  14. BalsaDust attached a file to the thread Sport Idiot Boy Builds an Old School World Engines Robin Hood 99 Kit.

    [ATTACH] I have a twisted hobbies plane finally.

    IMG_1142.JPG Sep 20, 2017 at 10:04 PM
  15. BalsaDust replied to the thread Cool The I'm going out flying thread 2017.

    It is a bash of a design. Orignally it was a Slick short kit that I cut from someone elses design but bashed it into a CAP. the designer...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 9:13 PM
  16. BalsaDust replied to the thread Cool The I'm going out flying thread 2017.

    having too much fun with this thing. [MEDIA]

    Sep 20, 2017 at 8:06 PM
  17. BalsaDust liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Sport Idiot Boy Builds an Old School World Engines Robin Hood 99 Kit.

    I might think of something else I want to add later, but for now I'm calling the graphics done. Next is getting this baby fired up and...

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  18. BalsaDust replied to the thread 3D 20cc Giles 202 Profile.

    Waiting on the CNC cut sheeting to get back from the cutter before I build the wings. They will be cut to fit my wings exactly. Since my...

    Sep 20, 2017 at 9:35 AM
  19. BalsaDust attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] More drawing is happening in CAD. The little small edge profile I did a few years back needs updating and gone away...

    IMG_1197.JPG IMG_1198.JPG Sep 20, 2017 at 8:17 AM
  20. BalsaDust liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Why did I NOT go to :sleepy:. Guess I am an addict....Just had to get everything under the hood DONE :bigyawn:. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]...

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

    Going to take a break while I wait for parts and materials to arrive. The bottom of the cowl has that "Shock and Awe" face from being...

    0919171949-00.jpg Sep 19, 2017 at 9:28 PM
  22. BalsaDust replied to the thread Mid Virginia Radio Control Club Fun Fly.

    I have also heard Frank Noll is living in the area now. Anybody know how to get in touch with him to invite him out as well. Would love...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 10:55 AM
  23. BalsaDust replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Thanks.

    Sep 19, 2017 at 10:53 AM
  24. BalsaDust replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Thanks. How can you explain why the piston has the tab sticking out of it and the head has a notch for it to go into during the...

    Sep 19, 2017 at 8:43 AM
  25. BalsaDust attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Anybody know anything about this engine. Was on a plane I picked up. Not really interested in keeping it so...

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