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07-11-2012, 02:17 AM
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Posted By old grump

heads up rc

Just got my latest plane from Heads up , the box looked like the UPS truck ran over it. GWS Estarter now comes in a plastic bag. The bag was wraped in brown paper,and stuffed in a thin box i was...
07-04-2012, 12:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,296
Posted By old grump

IT WAS a YARDBIRD F22 by the way. I should stick...

IT WAS a YARDBIRD F22 by the way. I should stick to slower planes, so i have more time to react, I'm 81 now and eyes and the fact that i have to fly from a mobility scooter don't help. THE OLD GRUMP
07-04-2012, 12:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,296
Posted By old grump

Elevons . confused ?

Just flew my F22 for first time today. Destroyed in 2 seconds. I hate to admit it , Been flying RC for 50 years and right after a good launch ,it turned left ,so i gave right to correct ,and it...
06-07-2012, 04:50 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 50,946
Posted By old grump

Old guys

I forgot, I started with those silk covered wire frame free flights from Japan in 1939 (before pearl harbor) and Jim Walker balsa planes. Also remember the Strombecker hard wood models, We put a...
06-07-2012, 02:26 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 50,946
Posted By old grump

Smile Sixty years ago

MY first was an ACE single channel tube radio , You had to build it, I was Hooked ,IT actualy WORKED.I PUT the radio in a free flight , with a rubber band escapement. and an ENYA 09 . Right now i...
05-11-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,243
Posted By old grump

Thumbs down Shipping Lost

FOR the third time,I did not get delivery from USPS. This time it was from Heads up.(not there fault. A scout autogyro from AERO BALSA has been lost by USPS for six weeks,got a replacement . THE...
04-30-2012, 02:35 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,247
Posted By old grump

Smile Old EYES

I'm over 80 now, with poor eye sight. I painted my Stunt bipe dayglow orange,and my Pelican Cub yellow,and always wear lightly tinted sun glasses. I also have to fly from an electric scooter, due to...
04-11-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,784
Posted By old grump

Smile SCOUT replacement

THE SCOUT FINALLY CAME , WOOPY, NICE KIT & it's made in USA. THE OLD GRUMP
04-11-2012, 03:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,784
Posted By old grump

Thumbs down SCOUT again

I Never had a shipping problem before in the 50 + years in RC. MY address is very easy to find, many ,many deliveries with no problems. For some strange reason USPS screws up again and again the last...
04-11-2012, 01:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,784
Posted By old grump

Thumbs down SAME old story, no delivery of SCOUT

It's 21 days now USPS won't do anything ? AEROBALSA say's HE will send another SCOUT. Some day i hope. THE OLDER GRUMP
04-08-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 39,204
Posted By old grump

RC clubs

I used to belong to a large club , till i went all electric an club raised rates to $50 a year add that to AMA and it's $!00 to join . AS i have a large field behind my house and have two sons who...
04-08-2012, 01:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,784
Posted By old grump

Still no SCOUT. Guess i'm out $100.

USPS said they will call back. They never did. AERO BALSA said they would send a SCOUT if it doesn't come by 4/6 it didn't . OLD GRUMP
04-07-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,784
Posted By old grump

Unhappy Lost scout autogyro kit

It's 18 days now ,USPS say's ,(the shipping label might have fallen off ) AERO BALSA said they will send a SCOUT,AGAIN IF the first one doesn't show up by APRIL 6th. I SURE HOPE SO. THE OLD GRUMP
04-07-2012, 02:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,028
Posted By old grump

Smile hitec 3 channel

The lever goes to the right to speed up motor & pull back to left to slow motor. I Drill a small hole on left top of transmitter & loop a rubber band over lever, It's a safety to avoid chopping your...
04-06-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,784
Posted By old grump

Unhappy SLO OR NO delivery of SCOUT

IT's now 15 day's All USPS say's Is they can' find it ,the label may have fallen off. AERO BALSA said if it don't show up by Friday they will ship one again. I hope they use UPS THIS time. THE OLD...
04-01-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,784
Posted By old grump

Angry No GYRO

YES they have my address right. USPS is useless. OLD GRUMP
04-01-2012, 02:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,784
Posted By old grump

Angry Lost autogyro

Still NO SCOUT from AERO BALSA ,NOW it's two weeks , got tracking number ,all it say's is departs sort on march 22nd . Talked to USPS service department, they say it's out for delivery?? Emailed AERO...
03-31-2012, 01:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,784
Posted By old grump

Angry Slow or NO DELIVERY

Has anyone used AERO BALSA, I ordered an autogyro from them on 3/17/2012 (that was 14 days ago) TRACKING # ONLY SAYS IT WAS SHIPPED on march 22nd. THAT'S ALL the info i get from USPS. THE OLD GRUMP
03-24-2012, 12:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,544
Posted By old grump

scout autogyro

Anyone have one ? I ordered one from AERO BALSA on March 17th , still waiting . Guess i'm spoiled by fast shipping from Headsuprc. Old Grump
Forum: Multi-Rotors
03-19-2012, 01:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,755
Posted By old grump

$585

YIKES!! OLD GRUMP:eek:
Forum: ParkFlyers
03-18-2012, 01:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,141
Posted By old grump

Thumbs up twirl

Can't say enough good things about my TWIRL. It's two years old now and has flown more than my 30 other planes combined. IT is great for all those WINDY days. GET one . OLD GRUMP
03-16-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 24,728
Posted By old grump

Thumbs up Stunt bipe

Finally the wind in NJ. calmed down and happy to report first flight of the STUNT BIPE was a happy event for the OLD GRUMP! ROG OFF ROUGH GRASS, IT was easy to fly , loops in its own length, never...
03-13-2012, 01:26 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 43,531
Posted By old grump

Smile first radio

MY first was an ACE COMANDER . Some time it actually worked. That was back in 1955. THE OLD GRUMP
Forum: Foamies
03-13-2012, 01:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 17,933
Posted By old grump

Unhappy stuntbipe

Finally got the wings. Ready to go, It didn't look windy today so tried to fly stuntbipe ,bad mistake, Way too much rudder ,even though i set throws as low as i could get them it was too sensitive....
03-08-2012, 08:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,616
Posted By old grump

very high shiping

I started to order some, till i saw shiping charge,WOW, like $16. OLD GRUMP:eek:
Forum: ParkFlyers
03-06-2012, 02:58 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,794
Posted By old grump

info Video ,easy & cheap

No need to spend big bucks , I only spent $25 on a spy gum camera from Amazon . Works great , easy to mount , i use a balsa mount that slides under rubber band wing hold downs. Or i also use an EPP...
02-27-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 24,728
Posted By old grump

stunt bipe wings

THE WINGS JUST CAME & IN GOOD SHAPE. NOW I'M HAPPY. AS far as the motor x mount i rotated it to every position , still didn't fit. Found an unused mount that did line up with two holes in motor....
02-27-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 24,728
Posted By old grump

Thumbs up stunt bipe wings &other issues

AS i SIT HERE ON MONDAY 2/27 , Still waiting for wingset, got anouther e mail from HEADSUP saying wingset will come TODAY , I hope. As far as other issues ,I solved them my self with parts i had...
02-27-2012, 02:06 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 24,728
Posted By old grump

Angry Is HEADSUP SLIPPING ?

Still waiting for wing set that was missing from STUNTBIPE when it finally arrived After a long long slow trip around the USA. I ALSO found the push rods were too short. motor mount doesn.t fit...
Forum: Foamies
02-26-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 17,933
Posted By old grump

Angry Slow PRIORITY MAIL

IT's Feb. 26th and STILL no Missing wing set for STUNT BIPE from HEADSUP ,who said they sent it PRIORITY MAIL FIVE DAYS AGO!! Usually get stuff from them VERY FAST ?? ordered STUNT BIPE 15 days ago....
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