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  1. dhal22 liked RC80AK's post in the thread Timber 110" Twin Build.

    I've hand made molds and a fiberglass cowl for a composites class. It was a blast, but very time consuming. With the CNC the capability...

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  2. Pilot5p replied to the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    Thanks for the advice! I’ll definitely trim up my cowl a little bit more this weekend as that makes sense. As far as the spark plugs go,...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 8:30 PM
  3. Snoopy1 liked AKNick's post in the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    I think there is a lot of variables involved with gaping - voltage being a big one, but timing, octane, and compression all play a role....

    Jul 10, 2020 at 7:58 PM
  4. Michael Grossman replied to the thread Can you believe this guy?.

    STYROFOAM is for coffee cups glue um back together and move on this kind of thing is helping kill our great hobby

    Jul 10, 2020 at 6:49 PM
  5. AKNick replied to the thread 91" SkyWing ARS 300 Assembly Thread.

    Glad to hear it fellas, looking forward to putting it in! I was notified that he will ship it out tomorrow :)

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:58 PM
  6. AKNick liked Snoopy1's post in the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    Ok @AKNick the reason I asked as you I always gaped my plugs at 0.020 but a two engines that no matter how I tuned it could not get rid...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:45 PM
  7. AKNick replied to the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    I think there is a lot of variables involved with gaping - voltage being a big one, but timing, octane, and compression all play a role....

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:45 PM
  8. Snoopy1 liked AKNick's post in the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    How much slop are we talking about here? 8mm and 5/16" are pretty darn close to the same thing. for my 1/4" bolt I cut the head off as...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:42 PM
  9. Snoopy1 replied to the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    Ok @AKNick the reason I asked as you I always gaped my plugs at 0.020 but a two engines that no matter how I tuned it could not get rid...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:42 PM
  10. 320CKA replied to the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    I found some 6mm to 8mm bushings -- so now I'll search for a 6mm bolt that will work

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:35 PM
  11. Snoopy1 replied to the thread Discussion I believe that Toledo has been cancelled..

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:23 PM
  12. AKNick liked Snoopy1's post in the thread 91" SkyWing ARS 300 Assembly Thread.

    Have several of their tail wheels best of any I have ever used the titanium one is my favourite just absolutely bullet proof. And after...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:21 PM
  13. AKNick liked -Rick-'s post in the thread 91" SkyWing ARS 300 Assembly Thread.

    I have been using the silicone tubing for years, works well for me. Very tired of the cheap single wire tailwheels most ARF's include...

    DSCF1227.JPG Jul 10, 2020 at 4:21 PM
  14. Snoopy1 replied to the thread 91" SkyWing ARS 300 Assembly Thread.

    Have several of their tail wheels best of any I have ever used the titanium one is my favourite just absolutely bullet proof. And after...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:20 PM
  15. AKNick replied to the thread Discussion I believe that Toledo has been cancelled..

    The Weak Signals R/C Club has announced that the Toledo Show has Ended INDEFINITELY as the "End of an Era" through an e-mail to it's...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:20 PM
  16. AKNick liked 320CKA's post in the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    It's got quite a bit of movement -- even with the set screws in. Would not hold up to hard landings, in my opinion. I may look at a...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:11 PM
  17. 320CKA replied to the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    It's got quite a bit of movement -- even with the set screws in. Would not hold up to hard landings, in my opinion. I may look at a...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:11 PM
  18. AKNick liked BalsaDust's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Just wait until your kid is a touch older then that song will never leave your head. Both that one and "Into the Unknown" from Frozen 2

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:11 PM
  19. pawnshopmike liked -Rick-'s post in the thread 91" SkyWing ARS 300 Assembly Thread.

    I have been using the silicone tubing for years, works well for me. Very tired of the cheap single wire tailwheels most ARF's include...

    DSCF1227.JPG Jul 10, 2020 at 4:11 PM
  20. AKNick liked WMcNabb's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Engine mounted - check! Airplane is now a Python 100 again. Propeller bolts torqued - check! Throttle linkage - not yet. Weight and...

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

    Nice, I think your off on the number of strips and stars though! :roflmao:

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:10 PM
  22. AKNick liked Xpress's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Painted up the Estes Big Daddy with the colors of FREEDOM!! [ATTACH] Tamiya metallic red and blue, with primer white, and a gloss...

    108017246_10224696497906769_5538086886417692109_o.jpg Jul 10, 2020 at 4:09 PM
  23. AKNick replied to the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    How much slop are we talking about here? 8mm and 5/16" are pretty darn close to the same thing. for my 1/4" bolt I cut the head off as...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 4:07 PM
  24. pawnshopmike liked Xpress's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Painted up the Estes Big Daddy with the colors of FREEDOM!! [ATTACH] Tamiya metallic red and blue, with primer white, and a gloss...

    108017246_10224696497906769_5538086886417692109_o.jpg Jul 10, 2020 at 3:53 PM
  25. 320CKA replied to the thread 110" TIMBER Assembly Thread.

    Still trying to solve mounting the 6.25" Airtops. I found a nice 8mm bolt that fits the Airtop axles, but ends up too loose in the gear...

    Jul 10, 2020 at 3:47 PM
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