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10-23-2014, 05:33 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Hi Don, No...... still in the country, but...

Hi Don,
No...... still in the country, but thinking about leaving Calif.:tc:
Hope life is treating you well.
Tell Jon to reboot the thread with a build and I'll help him along

All the...
10-23-2014, 05:16 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Thought the thread was dead........sure wish...

Thought the thread was dead........sure wish someone else would build one.

It's funny that just a week ago 2 folks pinged a short posting I had on RC Groups trying to get another builder

I...
07-31-2009, 03:34 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Crikey Steve, That's going to be like....... 2...

Crikey Steve,
That's going to be like....... 2 Sharpie's worth of rivets! Nice job... can't wait for a flight report
07-30-2009, 05:05 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Thanks Bob, I guess I have proven the design....

Thanks Bob,
I guess I have proven the design. I'm still waiting for someone else to validate the plans........ throw their hat in the ring and build another one

Happy flying...........D
07-28-2009, 04:06 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Thanks Mike, Hope home coming was good.....I'd...

Thanks Mike,
Hope home coming was good.....I'd bet the time of year helped

Yeah, I was kind of surprised how really good she does fly. I typically don't expect great things from "scale" models,...
07-12-2009, 06:53 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

thanks Areo Now why didn't I think of that...

thanks Areo
Now why didn't I think of that ......oh yeah...Lunkhead, I forgot:<:


Done ...on the first post
07-11-2009, 06:29 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Yeah and ya'all were worried about my foam...

Yeah and ya'all were worried about my foam wheelpants:Q
07-11-2009, 05:48 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Hey what happened to this build? I found I wasn't...

Hey what happened to this build? I found I wasn't subscribed but then realized it didn't matter, cause there were no posts. Did a thread start somewhere else?.......don't tell me I am going to have...
07-11-2009, 05:23 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Thanks Don .......We made a good ship and thanks...

Thanks Don .......We made a good ship and thanks to you, Andrew will have another, in the other hemishere. Yeah go ahead and post the link. I'm not proud of that landing, but it proved the design is...
07-11-2009, 06:35 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Thanks Andrew, I shouldn't need much I'm ~3/8"...

Thanks Andrew,
I shouldn't need much I'm ~3/8" behind the aft C/G mark on the plans. I was checking weight and C/G while I was painting it and there is quite a bit of surface area in the empennage....
07-11-2009, 03:43 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Yep .... pull the ripcord on the pantyhose, John ...

Yep .... pull the ripcord on the pantyhose, John
Graceful and forgiving she is... especially flying with my hands shaking:blah:
No tip stalls or bad habits, except that pesky sink rate. There are...
07-11-2009, 01:53 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Sirius Epilog Well she flys.... in fact she...

Sirius Epilog

Well she flys.... in fact she flys nice.
The battery is all the way forward, but it's still a little tail heavy. I attribute this to the amount of paint I needed to use, to cover...
07-04-2009, 04:39 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Hiccups??? I think we've been up chucking.......

Hiccups??? I think we've been up chucking.... like full on Technicolor yawns
I wonder if the folks at Republic went through this? Or maybe they just siphoned off frustrated engineers from Vultee to...
07-01-2009, 07:13 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Well am I the first in here? Hands down Lipo's...

Well am I the first in here?
Hands down Lipo's 1909 Bleriot XI Monoplane. The distressed prop almost completely sold me......... but the old flicker maiden video, with the music bed was ABSOLUTELY...
06-15-2009, 05:11 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

:tc:The little guys are thinking about moving to...

:tc:The little guys are thinking about moving to Australia too:tc:
06-13-2009, 05:39 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Okay Andrew and Don, I'm here...

Okay Andrew and Don,
I'm here too..............38 down and wheel stop
06-13-2009, 04:41 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Yeah, or Rule # 2 It's always darkest before...

Yeah, or Rule # 2 It's always darkest before ...it goes completely black!

and OMG SJ, Rudderless for awhile?.... we were weather-helmed to the stop and pulling green water over the gunnel..... I...
06-13-2009, 07:42 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Hey Gramps......I hope you don't think I'm...

Hey Gramps......I hope you don't think I'm raining on you clown's parade:Q
As more of my philosphy.......

Rule #1... Not a shred of evidence exists, to support the proposition, that life is...
06-13-2009, 02:50 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Hey Andrew If Don's in..... so am I! As long as...

Hey Andrew
If Don's in..... so am I! As long as you're building..... I'll do some Cad, if Don does the package. I don't want to take this thread off base, so I'll hook up with Don offline and we'll...
06-12-2009, 06:10 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Thanks Andrew and welcome to Wattflyer Now...

Thanks Andrew and welcome to Wattflyer
Now that's a very cool plane and a bold attempt for a first scratch build ....Kudos to you. I think you meant the "Vultee" XP-54 though. For Gerrard Vultee,...
06-12-2009, 05:59 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Thanks Chellie.....coming from you, that's quite...

Thanks Chellie.....coming from you, that's quite a compliment indeed. I find the RC crowd to be a fun family, but when you gather folks with an interest in all aviation, it takes the camaraderie to a...
06-12-2009, 04:10 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Welcome back Mike! You got here just in time to...

Welcome back Mike! You got here just in time to see my thread go into the gutter. Lucky it's not PG rated like Chellie's or Whipple would be blowing a gasket and blood would be shooting out of his...
06-11-2009, 04:31 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

John, For better or for worse, your trademark...

John,
For better or for worse, your trademark line has been etched in to my Psych.... I hate to admit it, but last week I ended a series of business emails, with the Director of Worldwide Operations...
06-11-2009, 04:03 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

To educate and entertain is my mission statement,...

To educate and entertain is my mission statement, Chell....... that and be a Lunkhead, as little as possible.
But as I was recently reminded " Men make plans and God laughs " :Q:Q:Q:Q:Q:Q:Q:Q:Q
...
06-10-2009, 10:26 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

No worries Gramps ....Pester away. But I wouldn't...

No worries Gramps ....Pester away. But I wouldn't be holding your breath :Q
I haven't delved much into my warped philosophies in this thread, so let's have a go at it. I have come to realize the...
06-10-2009, 01:20 AM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Yeah pestering me about details .....like when I...

Yeah pestering me about details .....like when I started in to paint it and you asked " hey aren't you going to put a tail wheel on it"?

Opps.........details
06-09-2009, 05:33 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Thanks TV (Like your appelation...ROFL:Q) You...

Thanks TV (Like your appelation...ROFL:Q)
You don't need unlimited time......start to finish was what?.. seven weeks.
That was maybe 2-3 hours a day and some days not at all. The majority of that...
06-07-2009, 08:27 PM
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Posted By 38 Lightning

Well since your state government is fiscally...

Well since your state government is fiscally responsible enough to be running a surplus right now...... and the porkfest in my state has left us bankrupt.....several of the little guys are thinking...
06-07-2009, 05:48 PM
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Views: 43,278
Posted By 38 Lightning

Hey SJ....... you know we're going to take care...

Hey SJ....... you know we're going to take care of you

And Don, I was thinking about it .......But I was running out of room and I wanted to get the Lockheed Logos for the Electra on the same...
06-07-2009, 02:51 AM
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Views: 43,278
Posted By 38 Lightning

Thanks John, and we'll be back here as soon as...

Thanks John,
and we'll be back here as soon as I get to the Appendix plans for the Floats.

And heck maybe I'll do a maiden vid, if I can find some one to shoot it......someone who knows how to...
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