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  1. Jetpainter attached a file to the thread GSN GIVE-A-WAY Hangar 9 35% Extra 300X Assembly.

    I've got the wing in the box ready to ship back to Horizon tomorrow. Tonight I mounted the ignition. If I have time, tomorrow I'm going...

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  2. Jetpainter replied to the thread The I'm going out flying thread 2016.

    Sounds like a good time.

    May 26, 2017 at 11:24 PM
  3. Jetpainter liked stangflyer's post in the thread The I'm going out flying thread 2016.

    The weather here has been pretty good lately. A couple of days in the high 80's. Tomorrow is looking really nice also. After all these...

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  4. Jetpainter replied to the thread Sport Idiot Boy Builds an Old School World Engines Robin Hood 99 Kit.

    Moving right along.

    May 26, 2017 at 11:20 PM
  5. Jetpainter liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Sport Idiot Boy Builds an Old School World Engines Robin Hood 99 Kit.

    The DA50 looks right at home.:) [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  6. Jetpainter liked Spats's post in the thread News HARD WORK at 2017 Joe Nall.

    Dude! I am very proud for you. You had a great positive attitude all week at Nall and your sweetheart kept a smile on no matter what :)...

    May 26, 2017 at 11:16 PM
  7. Jetpainter liked Xpress's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    It's actually surprisingly spacious as far as working on the AC components once you get the overflow tank and the airbox out of the way....

    May 26, 2017 at 8:20 PM
  8. Jetpainter liked Xpress's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    No airplanes last night, but my van should be blowing cold air real soon :D [ATTACH]

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  9. Jetpainter liked garlandk's post in the thread Extreme Flight 105.5" Slick 580 EXP Assembly.

    Beautiful tail wheel that is supplied with the ARF. It also comes as shown in the photo. Make sure though you loosen the two set screws...

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  10. Jetpainter replied to the thread GSN GIVE-A-WAY Hangar 9 35% Extra 300X Assembly.

    I got a call from Horizon today, It took some doing, but they emailed me a shipping label to send my left wing back so they can look at...

    May 25, 2017 at 10:28 PM
  11. Jetpainter liked Luchnia's post in the thread News Great Planes dealers beware.

    I am convinced there is little to NO customer service now days. I just recently transferred to another position but ran a service desk...

    May 25, 2017 at 9:09 PM
  12. Jetpainter replied to the thread News Great Planes dealers beware.

    I had a similar experience with the company we get our estimating software from. FedEx was either not delivering them, or when they did...

    May 25, 2017 at 4:49 PM
  13. Jetpainter liked Xtreme_Power_RCS's post in the thread News HARD WORK at 2017 Joe Nall.

    [ATTACH]

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  14. Jetpainter replied to the thread News HARD WORK at 2017 Joe Nall.

    Nice!

    May 25, 2017 at 4:28 PM
  15. Jetpainter liked HRRC Flyer's post in the thread Finally got a trailer....

    Trailer looks AWESOME . . . . . . . :yesss:. It sure would carry allot of 60 size "Classics". . . . . . :laughing: I need to get one...

    May 25, 2017 at 1:17 AM
  16. Jetpainter liked dhal22's post in the thread Finally got a trailer....

    Usually too busy to ever get serious about acquiring a plane hauler but finally found the right situation. An elderly retired friend of...

    trailer1.jpg trailer2.jpg May 25, 2017 at 1:16 AM
  17. Jetpainter attached a file to the thread GSN GIVE-A-WAY Hangar 9 35% Extra 300X Assembly.

    Still no word from Horizon. I tried calling them this afternoon. They called back and said a tech guy was supposed to call me back, but...

    20170524_200828_resized.jpg May 24, 2017 at 10:51 PM
  18. Jetpainter replied to the thread Pilot RC 122" Extra 330SC.

    Carf ailerons don't flex like wooden ARF's. Plus Carf ailerons normally aren't as big.

    May 24, 2017 at 4:30 PM
  19. Jetpainter liked Joe Hunt's post in the thread Pilot RC 122" Extra 330SC.

    Hi Julio! One per stab turned out to be great. But, after running both 3 per aileron and 2 per aileron, I think 3 per aileron on this...

    May 24, 2017 at 4:28 PM
  20. Jetpainter liked BalsaDust's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] A little slab action. I'm digging the colors. Reminds me of the gravedigger monster truck.

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

    Well this morning was pretty messy (you don't want to know) so I had to stay home from work. Inbetween trips to the bathroom I managed...

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  22. Jetpainter liked Bipeguy03's post in the thread Scale 25% Krier Kraft build, a tribute to grampa..

    The canopy is slowly starting to take shape. It's quite nerve racking though, and is a bit slow going but its getting there. Once I...

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  23. Jetpainter attached a file to the thread GSN GIVE-A-WAY Hangar 9 35% Extra 300X Assembly.

    No word from Horizon today. Tonight I spent some time designing a canister mount. The ones that came with it won't really work, so I'm...

    Pipe Mount.JPG May 24, 2017 at 12:20 AM
  24. Jetpainter liked GSNadmin's post in the thread News Not going out of Business.

    Hi all: With the flying season reaching full swing we want to give you an update on the current status of JR Japan and JR Americas. As...

    May 23, 2017 at 1:17 AM
  25. Jetpainter replied to the thread News HARD WORK at 2017 Joe Nall.

    What's not to like about Illinois weather. Rain, snow, sleet, freezing rain, hail, tornadoes, 100+ temps, below zero temps, high...

    May 23, 2017 at 1:14 AM