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Jetpainter's Recent Activity

   
  1. Jetpainter liked 49dimes's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    I finally tested out the new AS3000 on the Alien Extra before I sold it. Yes you can make gain setting "default" adjustments with the...

    Jan 21, 2019 at 12:18 AM
  2. Jetpainter liked Rcermike's post in the thread Scale Nelitz 1/3 scale Cub build.

    Cub tid bits

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  3. Jetpainter liked dhal22's post in the thread Scale Nelitz 1/3 scale Cub build.

    I bought some of the recommended silver solder at ace hardware but couldn't believe how small of a roll it is. [ATTACH]

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  4. Jetpainter liked dhal22's post in the thread Scale 1/4 Scale 148" Shrike Commander.

    What a great hobby! Kudos to those of us that love to build.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:27 PM
  5. Jetpainter liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    So you telling us you got lots to do....:big_yes:

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:27 PM
  6. Jetpainter liked AKNick's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Sticks are glued in place. Far from perfect but the important parts are aligned well. That was a lot of work. But that’s ok... because I...

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  7. Jetpainter liked acerc's post in the thread PAU Ultimate assembly.

    Wings are on and flying wires done. Tomorrow I will cut the cowl and check balance for placement of the Rx and batteries.

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  8. Jetpainter liked TonyHallo's post in the thread Scale Nelitz 1/3 scale Cub build.

    What you have is silver bearing solder, what you need is silver solder and flux. It is higher in silver content. Technically it is...

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  9. Jetpainter liked TonyHallo's post in the thread Scale RCM 1/3 Scale Champ Build.

    I will check it out. The leading edge and wing are roughed it. It did take some time sanding the wing bow since the radius is...

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  10. Jetpainter attached a file to the thread Scale 1/4 Scale 148" Shrike Commander.

    You can do some really curvy shapes using planking. I did it on my scratch build 30's racer and it's got lots of curves! I made a tool...

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  11. Jetpainter replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    The one that's on there is ceramic. Tony has a 26x12 three blade on his Carf Extra 330SC with a DA120 and loves it, so he wanted one on...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 4:43 PM
  12. Jetpainter replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    It shouldn't do that unless you are in "hold" mode. If it's doing that in normal mode you have the gain too high.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 4:37 PM
  13. Jetpainter replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    As long as it is set up correctly and is not in "Hold Mode" that is correct. In my opinion, you won't feel a correctly setup gyro in...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 4:23 PM
  14. Jetpainter replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    As I understand the new Spektrum gyro, all the adjustments are done from a gyro screen on your newer Spektrum transmitter. The JR won't...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 3:57 PM
  15. Jetpainter liked Alky6's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Can’t answer your other questions, but gyros cannot be used in IMAC or Pattern contests. OK, knowledge exceeded. Hahaha

    Jan 20, 2019 at 3:52 PM
  16. Jetpainter liked stangflyer's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    I'm going to test my technological common sense and see if I understand the setup you've planned. Since I've never had or used a gyro,...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 3:52 PM
  17. Jetpainter liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    That is good load of stuff for a new plane. Everything is top notch when ever I receive a load like that I just have to play with it and...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 12:02 PM
  18. Jetpainter replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    The radio is a JR 11X DSMX with a Spektrum PowerSafe 12 channel receiver. Since the Cortex can only do 5 input/outputs, it will be used...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 12:01 PM
  19. Jetpainter liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    What radio is going to be used in the plane because I see a Demon Cortex in the pictures.

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:50 AM
  20. Jetpainter replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    The clunk is Ceramic, and the clunk lines are Viton on barbed fittings.:)

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:47 AM
  21. Jetpainter liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Beautiful load of goodies right there. Is that a felt clunk in the PAU tank?

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:44 AM
  22. Jetpainter replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    The prop, Blazing Star mount, and Tech-Aero came from Tim at Northwest RC, and the fancy towel was in the box.:)

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:43 AM
  23. Jetpainter liked stangflyer's post in the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Ewwie yahoo....wowwie, yippie.... NICE SCHTUFF THERE DOUG'ie!!! Hee hee. So I am curious. How did you talk Falcon outta that really...

    Jan 20, 2019 at 11:40 AM
  24. Jetpainter replied to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    Something I found interesting was the serial number on the DA120, 4362. My oldest DA50 was bought in 2005 and it's serial number 4779....

    Jan 20, 2019 at 12:03 AM
  25. Jetpainter attached a file to the thread Yippee! What the postman brought.

    I received a relay from USPS via my buddy Tony this week with a load of parts for his Ultimate. Falcon 3 blade prop, DA120, fuel tank,...

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