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Jetpainter's Recent Activity

   
  1. Jetpainter liked stangflyer's post in the thread Pilot 40% 330 Recover and Build.

    So I discovered a new awesome reason I like this paint. It is incredibly forgiving. Stupid in a hurry me almost totally blew it. It went...

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  2. Jetpainter liked claymin's post in the thread Sport Design Build.

    Cowl ready to be taken off the plug, once I have removed it I will glass the inside with 6oz cloth. Out side will then be filled and...

    IMG_20180717_191736.jpg IMG_20180717_191720.jpg Jul 17, 2018 at 7:49 PM
  3. Jetpainter liked Snoopy1's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Well did some more work on my friends Valiant. Nose is cut of and the length setup for the spinner. The back plate made and ready to...

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  4. Jetpainter liked stangflyer's post in the thread Pilot 40% 330 Recover and Build.

    As promised, here are a couple of photos of what I've got done recently. I have to say I'm very impressed with the white paint this time...

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  5. Jetpainter liked stangflyer's post in the thread Pilot 40% 330 Recover and Build.

    Whoo hoo!! Paint showed up a day early. [ATTACH] Shot the white and will let it cure for a couple of hours. I'll unmask the cowl...

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  6. Jetpainter liked BalsaDust's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Basically they hold up and they don’t tear apart. Also if you have ever used great planes ca hinges you know that once you insert a...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 2:59 PM
  7. Jetpainter liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Looks good to me! :cautious:. But I have proven myself :eek: "unworthy" when it comes to electric power systems o_O. I will say...

    Jul 16, 2018 at 2:57 PM
  8. Jetpainter liked AKNick's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Always weary adding inline components as they can create another avenue for failure. This is rated for 70A to 150A within ten seconds....

    Jul 15, 2018 at 11:14 PM
  9. Jetpainter liked 49dimes's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    It's NOT my field, And I'm never there even for events. All Saturdays wont work for me o_O. :laughing: None the less "Me Likes it" :).

    Jul 15, 2018 at 5:22 PM
  10. Jetpainter liked 49dimes's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    It's just to miserably hot and humid. By the time early to mid evening rolls in (best time to fly a couple of times) so do the afternoon...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 5:22 PM
  11. Jetpainter liked stangflyer's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    It is always nice to go out and fly with good friends. Not so sure I would enjoy the thud! I try very hard to stay away from those. LOL....

    Jul 15, 2018 at 5:20 PM
  12. Jetpainter attached a file to the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    It was a mighty thud! I was amazed that it was not in small pieces scattered everywhere. It left a divot in the ground. But it lived...

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  13. Jetpainter replied to the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    Yeah Mike was there a couple of years ago to witness a failure in a weak spot of the tail rotor drive system of my Trex550e followed by...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 10:10 AM
  14. Jetpainter replied to the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    It's actually my field, but I wasn't there today for the event. Most Saturdays just don't work for me.

    Jul 15, 2018 at 1:52 AM
  15. Jetpainter replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I used a piece of Kevlar fishing line like a saw and cut between the cuff and the covering.

    Jul 15, 2018 at 1:49 AM
  16. Jetpainter liked Snoopy1's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I am surprised that you did not rip off all the covering with the wheel pants. How did you prevent that from happening.

    Jul 15, 2018 at 1:47 AM
  17. Jetpainter liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I would have been sued for malpractice then :oops:. :laughing:

    Jul 15, 2018 at 1:47 AM
  18. Jetpainter liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    No argument here.......When I went to remove the exhaust chest on the Extra I had to tear and peel some of it off first. Then had to use...

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

    The way the cuffs are made on this Extra you use the silicone to glue them to the fuselage, not the gear like some. So cleaning it off...

    Jul 15, 2018 at 12:08 AM
  20. Jetpainter liked stangflyer's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    What an awesome field. Glad you got out for a bit.

    Jul 14, 2018 at 11:05 PM
  21. Jetpainter replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I've been working on my Hangar Extra. I straightened the landing gear and repaired a few cracked pieces of wood near where it mounts. I...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 11:03 PM
  22. Jetpainter replied to the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    Hey that's a nice looking field, wish I could fly there.;)

    Jul 14, 2018 at 10:30 PM
  23. Jetpainter liked Snoopy1's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    I just love flying and all kinds of planes I am really concentrating on 3D lately but still enjoying everything thing else, usually I...

    Jul 14, 2018 at 10:19 PM
  24. Jetpainter liked dhal22's post in the thread Discussion The I’m going out flying thread 2018.

    2 gallons in a day? I'm a 3 flights a day flyer, rarely 5. Maybe I talk too much at the field.

    Jul 14, 2018 at 10:19 PM
  25. Jetpainter liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Thanks Rob please do :fist_pump:. Car repairs have bit me hard right now :yesss:.

    Jul 14, 2018 at 12:08 AM