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Forum: Beginners
08-01-2013, 09:46 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Thanks everybody for such a fun thread!

Dear everybody,

The title of this post says it all. With all of the different good ways there are to learn to fly today everybody here with the burning desire to fly will surely be fulfilled. ...
Forum: Beginners
09-22-2009, 09:40 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

apology

This is my second attempt to apologize for the duplicate post that I did not realize had already posted. For some reason I seem to be running into a lot more trouble in my efforts to communicate...
Forum: Beginners
09-22-2009, 08:46 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Numbthumbs, I hope this will post. As indicated...

Numbthumbs, I hope this will post. As indicated below I tried and failed once before. Join us on the Spitfire thread for some fun if you can.
RE: Parkzone Supermarine Spitfire Mk11B...
Forum: Beginners
09-22-2009, 08:14 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Numbthumbs, I hope this will post. As indicated...

Numbthumbs, I hope this will post. As indicated below I tried and failed once before. Join us on the Spitfire thread for some fun if you can.

RE: Parkzone Supermarine Spitfire Mk11B...
Forum: Beginners
08-01-2009, 01:59 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Failure is not an option!

hungryjoe, your situation is identical to what I experienced in the beginning of my R/C training. I couldn't believe that my neurotic emotional state was literally causing me to apply control inputs...
Forum: Beginners
07-30-2009, 11:06 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Yes you can!

WOW! This thread is really getting HOT! I hope everybody will hang in there.

In an attempt to be fair I will try to respond with edifying comments in the order the new posts came in.

thumbs,...
Forum: Beginners
07-21-2009, 05:21 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

sun glasses?

thumbs, Sorry about your T-28. My Web TV media reader won't allow me to see your plane. I hope it won't be too hard to repair or replace.

I should wear sun glasses myself especially under the...
Forum: Beginners
07-18-2009, 08:31 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

hungryjoe, yes, flying upwind is the ideal...

hungryjoe, yes, flying upwind is the ideal strategy for most flying. There are cases, however, where the wind is coming out of the sun in morning or late in the day. Beginning flyers can find these...
Forum: Beginners
05-18-2009, 07:36 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Exciting new information especialy for newbies - scary for status quo

It has been a while since I dropped by and find this is as good a time as any to share some new stuff that has been useful to inspire newbies. Please click on:
RE: Badius Owners Club (CONTINUED)...
Forum: Beginners
11-21-2008, 07:32 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Yes, I suspected as much, but I was hoping to...

Yes, I suspected as much, but I was hoping to make friends with a real Mustang pilot. I am really impressed with the "scale like speed" and with careful stick inputs, "scale like maneuvers" possible...
Forum: Beginners
09-02-2008, 01:10 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Thanks and torque?

:) Eagle, thanks for all the information. I got especially excited about your report on the P-38. Please let us know how your P-51, etc., end up flying for you.

With all your enthusiasm, I hope...
Forum: Beginners
08-30-2008, 10:31 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Smile Fighter batteries/ launch and landings

:D Eagle, below are urls for batteries that will help make hand launches easier. It is important to launch straight ahead rather than at a climbing angle that can allow torque to stall out that left...
Forum: Beginners
08-30-2008, 07:59 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Cub's & Mustangs

Eagle, this is what exciting modeling is all about! First you must tell me about your HZ Cub. I have added larger front wheels on mine and can keep from flipping over more than 50% of the time...
Forum: Beginners
08-09-2008, 06:40 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Practice makes perfect - no more disorientation!

THIS IS REALLY IT!

TRIANGLE LOOP WITH ROLLS ON THE STRAIGHT SIDES AND A "REAL ENERGY MANAGEMENT VERTICAL FIGURE EIGHT" WERE FINALLY ACCOMPLISHED TODAY! (8/8/08)

Temperature was in the mid...
Forum: Beginners
05-29-2008, 06:57 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,891
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Amen Flight Sim

:) CHEECH, your question about training time is quite broad. With flight sim practice it is possible to learn very quickly according to some of the posts I've read. Once you have basic right and left...
Forum: Beginners
05-28-2008, 06:59 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,891
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Decathlon Rtf - Future Airplane

:tc: CHEECH, ParkZone recently announced a 20% power increase for their new "Decathlon RTF " in an e-mail message. I immediately responded by promising to buy one as soon as I move into my next...
Forum: Beginners
05-27-2008, 10:47 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,891
Posted By madwebtvscientist

So Many Planes, So Little Time!

:tc: CHEECH, It has just dawned on me how brilliant Park Flyer manufacturers really are. First of all let me make it perfectly clear that I dearly love my "slightly modified" FlyZone Piper J-3 Cub...
Forum: Beginners
05-19-2008, 10:37 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Orientation Tip

:)matador, your statement of wisdom would make a fun post signature. Welcome to the emerging new edifying approach to enjoying modeling. Virtually everyone associated with this web site is loaded...
Forum: Beginners
05-13-2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,864
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Great Second Plane

:tc: downbutnotout, this url brings up an airplane that might be useful for your purposes (post # 14):
http://www.wattflyer.com/forums/showthread.php?p=391864#post391864

There are other planes...
Forum: Beginners
04-26-2008, 09:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,846
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Smile Best First Plane?

Phil, I like the quality of my $64.95 Accipiter Badius 3ch motor powered gliders so much that I have five (5) of them. There is an enormous amount of post material useful for beginners and...
Forum: Beginners
04-23-2008, 03:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,569
Posted By madwebtvscientist

First Plane!

:) nychris, welcome to the excitement and possibly some terror that can actually help intensify the excitement of learning to fly. You have picked a great time in history to start your model aviation...
Forum: Beginners
04-19-2008, 01:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,139
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Saving The Flyzone J-3 Cub

:) mankal,

Light LiPo batteries and a few structural modifications makes the FlyZone J-3 Cub a very pleasurable flying plane. Please click on the included url to enjoy the adventures of newbies...
Forum: Beginners
04-12-2008, 07:13 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,526
Posted By madwebtvscientist

gzsfrk, no doubt about it, if I were getting into...

gzsfrk, no doubt about it, if I were getting into R/C today the Wild Hawk would be my first choice. Protected prop, larger wing span that can be seen better thus allowing greater soaring altitude,...
Forum: Beginners
04-11-2008, 09:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,526
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Smile Best Beginner's Plane Bargain

A measly $64.95 will give you one of the best beginner's plane available, especially for the price. I own a number of them because back up is nice and I enjoy modifying them for special purposes....
Forum: Beginners
04-04-2008, 09:45 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

CRITICAL TAKE OFF ROG INFO, etc.

Jeremy Z, as a self taught R/C'er I always recommend that beginners start their "aviation training program" with something like the "virtually indestructible Air Hogg's Aero Ace." The low price, high...
Forum: Beginners
03-30-2008, 08:28 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,954
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Flyzone Is Good - I Can Prove It!

:)
Of my three (3) FlyZone airplanes two of them reflect very good quality. Some modification work has been needed to bring out the performance potential of the two that I am enjoying now. By...
Forum: Beginners
03-30-2008, 02:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,763
Posted By madwebtvscientist

FlyZone J-3 Cub

jhp4162, I am really excited about my new 4ch J-3. It is in your price range and I think the now very affordable LiPos and chargers may make this Cub ideal as a "2nd plane." To bring up my most...
Forum: Beginners
03-28-2008, 04:17 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Flair Landing?

Zeppelin, now that I am also a proud Cub owner I must attempt to make amends for "not exactly providing the kind of positive information" you were looking for.

After I realized that I had a "real...
Forum: Beginners
03-20-2008, 11:55 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

Zeppelin, I finally stumbled upon a PF Cub that I...

Zeppelin, I finally stumbled upon a PF Cub that I must have, and I can appreciate your pleasure with this classic piece of aviation history. Literally decades passed in my life while I vainly...
Forum: Beginners
03-19-2008, 01:11 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 105,563
Posted By madwebtvscientist

First Flight, Etc.

Crash, tremendous life story! Your experiences are both inspirational and encouraging for us "older" modeling enthusiasts who sometimes tend to allow emotion rather than reason to influence our...
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