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Forum: Beginners
10-11-2009, 02:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,261
Posted By BMitchely

Crow on Surge 400... Far out man!:tc:

Crow on Surge 400...
Far out man!:tc:
Forum: Beginners
09-03-2009, 06:42 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 36,536
Posted By BMitchely

I have used it as ribs on the empennage of a '70s...

I have used it as ribs on the empennage of a '70s era Chotia Woodhopper! Works great and does not melt when the dope hits it. The original plans called for Pink foam!
Forum: Beginners
09-03-2009, 06:39 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 36,536
Posted By BMitchely

A question about Duco

Hello 50+ I have been building for years and using Titebond and T-88 primarily and CA on occasion. But I have just ran across the Dumas Pietenpol and building a full scale version I felt like it...
Forum: Beginners
12-09-2008, 08:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,261
Posted By BMitchely

Gonna Crow an Ultrastick huh. Good Lord that seem...

Gonna Crow an Ultrastick huh. Good Lord that seem with such a draggy, and lightly loaded airframe, it would be akin to yanking up the parking brake on one of those old Toyota Tercels. Slows down so...
Forum: Beginners
12-08-2008, 08:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,261
Posted By BMitchely

Yea BirdDog the colour is rather "Girly" but I...

Yea BirdDog the colour is rather "Girly" but I still have mine and it flies great! Using the E-Flite 400 and a 3 cell 1350 Lipo. I can get about 24 minutes of lazy flight or get stupid for about 15....
08-12-2008, 05:46 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 130,000
Posted By BMitchely

I believe that everyone has seem this one so far....

I believe that everyone has seem this one so far. It is my Ace Littlest Stik, or LaStick, or with my minor modifications "Der Kleinste Stock" I built this following the plans on that website. About...
08-11-2008, 10:44 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 130,000
Posted By BMitchely

Here is a good one: ...

Here is a good one:

http://my.pclink.com/~dfritzke/
08-11-2008, 09:53 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 50,659
Posted By BMitchely

Ablaker2 I cannot agree more with your ideals...

Ablaker2
I cannot agree more with your ideals to educate this younger generation about modeling. To much is lost to texting, video games, and the like. I have a similar agreement with the children...
08-11-2008, 07:16 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 50,659
Posted By BMitchely

I grew up on an airstrip and did not know life...

I grew up on an airstrip and did not know life without wings. The earliest I remember where Guillow's Gliders and Comet foam darts. The first built up kit was a Comet Ercoupe. I lost it, yep just...
08-07-2008, 10:10 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,867
Posted By BMitchely

My $100 baby, needs a little work, but for the...

My $100 baby, needs a little work, but for the price of a new brushless motor and speed control. You can get a Yugo! Don't knock it, the wife will not go ANYWHERE with you. At least not without a...
08-07-2008, 09:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,867
Posted By BMitchely

Yes, It did, and the Wife went to Starbucks with...

Yes, It did, and the Wife went to Starbucks with me (of course with the sunglasses and sombrero) I guess you could say "Wego" Carpool, save energy you know:roll:
08-07-2008, 05:06 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 5,867
Posted By BMitchely

This is a tough one, because I have glued myself...

This is a tough one, because I have glued myself to quite a lot of things. Perhaps most noteable was the plastic door handle of a 1988 Yugo GV. I paid $100 for this little bugger and it gets 35...
08-05-2008, 04:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,122
Posted By BMitchely

Hi All, just looking around here and waiting on...

Hi All, just looking around here and waiting on my Daughters Telemaster to show up. I decided to take a look at some power options for it, and ran across this string. COOL, I used to build small...
Forum: Foamies
08-05-2008, 01:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,494
Posted By BMitchely

Yes, Actually you can get it at Wal-Mart, or...

Yes, Actually you can get it at Wal-Mart, or perhaps a fishing tackle shop. I keep some on hand for this type repair, and shroud lines for model rockets. Furthermore six pound test line is almost...
Forum: Foamies
08-05-2008, 12:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,494
Posted By BMitchely

Quick Fix for the GWS Lite Stick

Hi All! I bought a Lite Stick for my daughter as her first R/C model. Of course there were incidents and before to long the plastic Do-Dads that hold the wing on broke. Well after a long hard thought...
07-19-2008, 01:44 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,114
Posted By BMitchely

Hello, I am sorry to hear of you loss...

Hello, I am sorry to hear of you loss...
04-21-2008, 07:22 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 18,026
Posted By BMitchely

Looks And Sounds Great, I have started a Guillows...

Looks And Sounds Great, I have started a Guillows Piper Super Cub 95, the build by number job. I have built at least 10 of these little guys, so I do not believe I will have to much trouble with a...
Forum: Beginners
03-19-2008, 01:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,261
Posted By BMitchely

Just a quick question to Hemmi101, which E-flite...

Just a quick question to Hemmi101, which E-flite 400 did you use, the 740 or the 920?
Forum: Beginners
03-19-2008, 01:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 7,261
Posted By BMitchely

After a 10 Minute Search

That is just the info I was looking for! That was quick and easy... I just piled up my Edge 540 and picked up the Goldberg Model from a shop in Charlottesville, VA. I was :red:jonesing:red: purdy bad...
Forum: Beginners
02-03-2008, 07:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,814
Posted By BMitchely

A word about the Hi-Tec Servos. I had an HS-55...

A word about the Hi-Tec Servos. I had an HS-55 die in the air a few weeks ago. It was the elevator servo on an old Ace Grasshopper with the Cox .049 (yes a gasser, get over it) Two channel job you...
Replies: 9
Views: 7,927
Posted By BMitchely

I have a flie called "adding Elevator" don't know...

I have a flie called "adding Elevator" don't know if it will help here they are:
02-03-2008, 02:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,499
Posted By BMitchely

Oh No In fact put one more coat of clear on...

Oh No In fact put one more coat of clear on there, then do the cornstarch filler. For a 3.5 oz bottle of clear, it should be thinned 50% and ABOUT one teaspoon of cornstarch (or talcum powder) can be...
02-03-2008, 03:57 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,636
Posted By BMitchely

COOL! I used to run Kimberly Clark just south of...

COOL! I used to run Kimberly Clark just south of Knoxville. I used to get in trouble with the company when I left the house, in Mineral Bluff, GA going to KC. I would run US 129 "The Dragon" Of...
02-03-2008, 03:42 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,636
Posted By BMitchely

Cool, I don't get down to the tidewater often....

Cool, I don't get down to the tidewater often. Usually to either Tabb or Glouscester, sometimes I still get Newport News. But those are rare for me these days. Seems that they need folks who are...
02-03-2008, 03:29 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,636
Posted By BMitchely

Hi All, Mine is a pic of a Possum that I...

Hi All,

Mine is a pic of a Possum that I raised from a baby. He thought, he was a cat. He died as most Possums do in the south, sleeping in the street. Possums are not known for their...
Replies: 9
Views: 7,927
Posted By BMitchely

Your Information

Hello, Is this what you are looking for?
02-03-2008, 02:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,073
Posted By BMitchely

Same here, never had to much luck with tissue...

Same here, never had to much luck with tissue paper. The stuff in the old Guillow's kits was OK for rubber band models. For larger models (even big Rubber Band Models) I use Sig Silkspan. You can get...
02-02-2008, 01:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,499
Posted By BMitchely

The Fuselage treatment

Yes the Fuselage is simply painted with sandable automotive primer to get out some of the grain, you will not get all of it out with this method. Then after sanding, it is silvered and painted with...
02-02-2008, 05:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,961
Posted By BMitchely

Oh Cool! Can't let the Jerry's have all the...

Oh Cool! Can't let the Jerry's have all the Sticks huh? Make sure to post finished pics of it. RAF scheme, cool Paint it up like a Spitfire, or a Mustang. I need to build another wing so I would be...
02-02-2008, 05:32 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,499
Posted By BMitchely

On your question of Dihedral, I put in the...

On your question of Dihedral, I put in the prescribed amount shown in the plans plus 3/16" polyhedral in the wing tips only. I am not using ailerons, and I must say that my "LaStick" flies very true...
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