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10-18-2020, 03:41 PM
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Posted By Flite-Metal

Progress measurement... :)

Seems the smaller the parts the slower this project progresses.. :) For those unaware, no you can not simply print an ejection seat...
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09-29-2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

Be Careful Out There...

Just an update:
Hope this finds thread followers still social distancing and wearing masks. As we enter Fall and Winter, the traditional flu season, it is more important ever before to do your best...
09-22-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,009
Posted By Flite-Metal

15kg Capable Elec Retract

Thanks,

I was impressed with their 15kg unit which comes with brakes, headworks, non-scale strut, and controller....
09-21-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,009
Posted By Flite-Metal

Electron does not make rotating gear headworks....

Electron does not make rotating gear headworks. Their market focus is sport jets, not scale.
I've had to go to three domestic manufacturers to see which can do what is required.
09-05-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 682
Posted By Flite-Metal

BF Jetoberfest Oct 30~31 2020

https://www.wattflyer.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=188227&stc=1&d=1599323468
09-02-2020, 02:13 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

Bifurcation CAD

I was fortunate Ian Dawson shared his Lightning bifurcation CAD image. He sent it as a Sketchup export and it suffered the typical conflicts
from an export out of Fusion. It rearranged the axis...
09-02-2020, 12:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,009
Posted By Flite-Metal

D & L

I have spoken to Mitch at D&L. He has had his head down concentrating on providing X number of units to a large scale composite manufacturer.
08-22-2020, 01:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,009
Posted By Flite-Metal

I have the JP ER-120's but yet to test. Our AUW...

I have the JP ER-120's but yet to test. Our AUW should be right at 38#. A wee stretch but have great reviews. I am trying to avoid Chinese retracts as they are going to be on the chopping block trade...
08-21-2020, 11:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,009
Posted By Flite-Metal

Electric Retracts For Large Scale Jets

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It would appear Down & Locked is AWOL and threw away the keys to the shop. Robart's gone absolutely crazy pricing...
08-19-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

The three threads are a progression in...

The three threads are a progression in development from day 1. Each deals with a completely different element of the B-47 project...Why, Research, Development, and Assembly.

There are several...
08-19-2020, 10:46 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

Navigating this project and enterprise startup...

Navigating this project and enterprise startup has seen an unbelievable degree of distraction documented across the three B-47 threads.
08-19-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

Creativity 10 Max

Jim:

We already have an UP3D CNC printer. It is the printer we are using for parts within a 5 cubic inch range like the wheel and cockpit components....
08-19-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

New Printer

New toys:

https://wattflyer.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=188195&stc=1&d=1597836342
08-03-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

Wheeling Along In Pieces

Wheel inserts permit use of less than scale wheels and the end result looks correct. Its not that anyone is going to actually CNC scale wheels. Printing is the only way to go....
08-01-2020, 12:48 AM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

Improved .STL (Print Files)

Hope this post finds all of you well and hunkered down as the virus appears to be raging again. Stay safe! I will be working
on printable components for a while. One of the most elusive items has...
06-22-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,448
Posted By Flite-Metal

ECM/SATCOM Pod

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I ended up purchasing excellent high rez CAD and have...
06-15-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

"Light" At The Far End Of This Tunnel

Sam and I discussed how long this project has been rolling along a pathway that seems endless. After three
hospitalizations, loss of a spouse, residence construction issues, and now Covid-19 threats...
06-14-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

Hanging More LED Overhead Lighting

.........https://www.wattflyer.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=188093&stc=1&d=1592169273
Sam is finishing up the shop overhead LED's. Above are the initially strung incandescent lights. It is...
05-06-2020, 11:15 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

We Are Ducted

Today I received a gift from the UK. Ian Dawson shared inlet and exhaust tube CAD files. This saves having to take down time to create a most important element of the build. Tube is PLA printed with...
04-30-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,075
Posted By Flite-Metal

Jetoberfest Jet Rally

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EDF are welcome at this event. We enjoyed twelve EDF at...
04-28-2020, 03:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,075
Posted By Flite-Metal

Bomber Field "Jetoberfest"

https://www.wattflyer.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=188230&stc=1&d=1599952471

15 minutes West of Houston, TX on I-10 to Brookshire then FM359 North to Monaville's caution light... turn...
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Views: 206
Posted By Flite-Metal

Top Gun 2020 Postponed

Date TBD:
https://www.rcscalebuilder.com/forum/uploads/ScaleAero/images/2020-03-19_115948_2020Postponed.jpg
03-18-2020, 08:06 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

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03-18-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,448
Posted By Flite-Metal

U-2 R/S Ruby/Senior Span/Spear/Year Resin Parts

I am scanning a 1:48 Italeri/Academy U-2S:...
01-30-2020, 02:20 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

Auditing C.G.

As anticipated...you can't put two gallons of vanilla into a one gallon bowl. There is an office desk, somewhere. Was told I would receive a pic of the "filled space" from the same perspective as the...
01-27-2020, 02:30 PM
Replies: 277
Views: 163,294
Posted By Flite-Metal

Move-In-Today!!! :)

Sam is nearing completion of the retirement cabin. The downstairs office was finished and toys move into place today.
This is not a building shop, that's in the nearby barn/shop.
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01-23-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

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01-22-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

Yesterday Sam said the ground froze enough to...

Yesterday Sam said the ground froze enough to permit pulling the trailer behind the house to unload a toy which
has been in cold storage for a couple of months.
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01-22-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

Sam retired from Chevron here in Houston and...

Sam retired from Chevron here in Houston and moved back to Kentucky. He decided for the cost of a GC,
he would serve that position himself. What is they say about hindsight? Guess what he's never...
01-17-2020, 09:58 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,882
Posted By Flite-Metal

It's Kentucky so there is plenty of fresh air,...

It's Kentucky so there is plenty of fresh air, forest in the back yard, and as for sipping on the patio...during my last visit I enjoyed the low humidity and cool breeze on the upstairs balcony. I...
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