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  1. Doc replied to the thread Scale 25% Krier Kraft build, a tribute to grampa..

    Yeah it takes a lot of glass sometimes to make a large mold really stiff and like you said the ply works and saves some...

    Jan 18, 2017 at 7:10 PM
  2. Doc replied to the thread Scale 25% Krier Kraft build, a tribute to grampa..

    I was wondering if you might need to stiffen the mold some as it's fairly large. Doc

    Jan 18, 2017 at 8:12 AM
  3. Doc liked Bipeguy03's post in the thread Scale 25% Krier Kraft build, a tribute to grampa..

    Thanks all, I really do appreciate all the kind words! So bad news is, for the first time ever FreeKote mold release has let me down....

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  4. Doc liked HRRC Flyer's post in the thread Scale 25% Krier Kraft build, a tribute to grampa..

    Now that Gentlemen is only one of the MANY reasons this build is so AWESOME. . . . . . . . .:yesss:. Hey @Bipeguy03 , I know you have...

    Jan 17, 2017 at 6:58 PM
  5. Doc replied to the thread Scale 25% Krier Kraft build, a tribute to grampa..

    Nice work! You'll have a cowl in no time now. What are you going to use to "key" the mold halves? Doc

    Jan 17, 2017 at 7:55 AM
  6. Doc liked stangflyer's post in the thread Scale 25% Krier Kraft build, a tribute to grampa..

    Huh!!! I am now officially impressed...."AGAIN". Nicely done....nicely done indeed. Really looking forward to seeing this complete. [ATTACH]

    praising-the-lord-smiley-emoticon.gif Jan 17, 2017 at 7:53 AM
  7. Doc liked Bipeguy03's post in the thread Scale 25% Krier Kraft build, a tribute to grampa..

    Yay composite work!! Lol So the last few days I've been slinging some resin at some cloth. Finished the cowl plug and also laid up a...

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  8. Doc liked Wacobipe's post in the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    For reference here are my high rate surface throws (I fly IMAC style, not 3D but you'll get the point): Ailerons: 12 degrees up/down...

    Jan 16, 2017 at 6:54 PM
  9. Doc liked kork's post in the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    I agree with Waco My opinion is your throws are massive and will be more than you will actually use. My Pitts S-1S uses very little...

    Jan 16, 2017 at 5:15 PM
  10. Doc liked jtec/radiowave's post in the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    The Pitts will take basically half the throw that you normally use with with a mono plane and that is the reason that you don't have to...

    Jan 16, 2017 at 5:15 PM
  11. Doc liked stangflyer's post in the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    AWESOME! Thanks guys!:way_to_go:

    Jan 16, 2017 at 5:15 PM
  12. Doc liked Wacobipe's post in the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    You have more than enough throw.

    Jan 16, 2017 at 5:14 PM
  13. Doc replied to the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    Yeah your biggest concern will soon be how to find some flyable weather after this baby is ready to fly. Doc

    Jan 16, 2017 at 5:14 PM
  14. Doc replied to the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    I like the Red Line and use mid grade non methanol in the DA that's in the Nieuport. Doc

    Jan 14, 2017 at 9:42 AM
  15. Doc liked stangflyer's post in the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    My fuel mixture after breakin is 40:1 Premium non ethanol/Red Line. New "dubs" get 32:1 Lawn Boy Ashless. New Chinese get 32:1.

    Jan 14, 2017 at 9:41 AM
  16. Doc replied to the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    Bummer I guess if I were to run smoke Id find a way of closing all the holes on the firewall and sealing it with resin, not tons but a...

    Jan 13, 2017
  17. Doc replied to the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    The open style of structure of this type of model really would make it hard to really seal all the exposed wood, without a full firewall...

    Jan 13, 2017
  18. Doc replied to the thread Is this prop safe to use ?.

    Damaged goods return it, the guy who had it didn't want to run it. Why should you? Doc

    Jan 13, 2017
  19. Doc replied to the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    About the smoke oil residue damaging the airframe, I haven't seen any attempt to use resin or some outer sealer on the exposed wood...

    Jan 13, 2017
  20. Doc replied to the thread Sport JTEC RADIOWAVE 26% Pitts Model 12.

    I don't 3D nor have an idea about the torque requirements for the rudder but I was thinking a matchbox (or similar) would surely solve...

    Jan 13, 2017