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03-23-2007, 01:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,615
Posted By Bob_CO

Mine is sitting the wrapper still. My SA Edge,...

Mine is sitting the wrapper still. My SA Edge, SA Stella and SA Mini-Cap are flying great though! :) I can't wait to see the Groove up.
03-18-2007, 05:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,239
Posted By Bob_CO

That is really a function of your transmitter,...

That is really a function of your transmitter, not your receiver. The receiver doesn't know an aileron from the throttle. What model transmitter do you have?
03-17-2007, 10:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,613
Posted By Bob_CO

I agree with the others that the prop is too...

I agree with the others that the prop is too large. One thing to keep in mind with a brushless motor is that the only time you can accurately see the current being used is when it is at full...
03-10-2007, 07:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 25,540
Posted By Bob_CO

Is that 3.5 amps WOT?

Is that 3.5 amps WOT?
03-09-2007, 02:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,589
Posted By Bob_CO

Wonder how long Lipos take from the UK to the USA...

Wonder how long Lipos take from the UK to the USA via boat. :) If I remember correctly you can't ship them via air.

Also, 73 Fred de KI0QM
Forum: 3D Flying
02-15-2007, 10:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,699
Posted By Bob_CO

This is a fun little plane. My bro has one and I...

This is a fun little plane. My bro has one and I really like the way it flies. So much so in fact that I just bought one too.

Couple of things I am changing from his stock set-up are the LG...
02-01-2007, 10:01 PM
Replies: 2,715
Views: 151,344
Posted By Bob_CO

Congrats!!

Congrats!!
01-30-2007, 10:42 PM
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Views: 151,344
Posted By Bob_CO

I'm in! /drool

I'm in! /drool
02-08-2006, 03:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,691
Posted By Bob_CO

I have heard that cycling a new Li pack at low...

I have heard that cycling a new Li pack at low rates helps its life span. Meaning it is better to cycle a new pack a few times than to drop it in a plane and draw a high C from it.

Cycling...
02-05-2006, 03:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,669
Posted By Bob_CO

Welcome to Watt Flyer Dwain. :) All of the...

Welcome to Watt Flyer Dwain. :)

All of the CC manuals are located on their website. http://www.castlecreations.com/support/documents.html
Forum: 3D Flying
02-05-2006, 03:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,290
Posted By Bob_CO

Personally I don't like geared setups. They are...

Personally I don't like geared setups. They are just too noisy for me. I'm sure they work as well as any outrunner so no flames please. :)

So with that in mind I would ask myself would I want...
Forum: ParkFlyers
02-03-2006, 02:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,266
Posted By Bob_CO

http://www.modelaircraft.org/ClubZipLocator.aspx?z...

http://www.modelaircraft.org/ClubZipLocator.aspx?z=80120 BTW I think they can join the AMA for $1
02-03-2006, 12:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,622
Posted By Bob_CO

I believe these are Hydrogen/Oxygen fuel cells. ...

I believe these are Hydrogen/Oxygen fuel cells. If that is the case I doubt we'd be seeing any type of reusable cell anytime soon.
02-02-2006, 03:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,218
Posted By Bob_CO

We're going to need more information. Type,...

We're going to need more information. Type, brand etc of the pack and/or some pics of it.
02-02-2006, 03:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,812
Posted By Bob_CO

I too like the PolyCharge4 for at the field...

I too like the PolyCharge4 for at the field charging.
02-02-2006, 03:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,622
Posted By Bob_CO

A lot of sales hype. But Rick they are drumming...

A lot of sales hype. But Rick they are drumming up customers and have already relationships with some pretty good ones. Vaporware? Hardly! They have made and delivered the cells. An end to LiPos?...
Forum: Foamies
01-30-2006, 04:53 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 11,327
Posted By Bob_CO

Mini 3DX from foamyfactory.com plans. Strong RC...

Mini 3DX from foamyfactory.com plans. Strong RC motor.
01-28-2006, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,330
Posted By Bob_CO

Welcome to Wattflyer. ESC is an...

Welcome to Wattflyer.

ESC is an electronic speed controller and acts like a throttle or governor for the motor.

Gyro is just what it sounds like. I gryo that senses movement and then...
Forum: 3D Flying
01-25-2006, 08:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,290
Posted By Bob_CO

Sorry Mike but that made me laugh.

Sorry Mike but that made me laugh.
01-25-2006, 07:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,077
Posted By Bob_CO

I've done that too. I was sitting here when I...

I've done that too. I was sitting here when I started hearing a rustling sound. When I looked over I saw the pack swelling up.

I had it on NiMH instead of LiIo. The charger was doing exactly...
01-25-2006, 03:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,197
Posted By Bob_CO

Be sure to check the current at WOT.

Be sure to check the current at WOT.
01-25-2006, 02:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,197
Posted By Bob_CO

You need a Watt or Amp meter. Watts-up is the...

You need a Watt or Amp meter. Watts-up is the type I use. Astro makes one too. Volt meters sometimes have amp meters built in but these usually only measure up to 10a so they aren't very good for...
Forum: 3D Flying
01-24-2006, 09:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,422
Posted By Bob_CO

Well I got to sneak in a flight at lunch today....

Well I got to sneak in a flight at lunch today. One word.... Freaking Wow! Ok that's two words but still. This plane is amazing.

I moved the CG back to just forward of the front servo screws....
01-23-2006, 02:58 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,027
Posted By Bob_CO

I have never heard of a Lipo charger working this...

I have never heard of a Lipo charger working this way and it sounds like a flaw. I can pop a lipo on my Triton that is empty or full and it properly shuts off based on the voltage. I mean if I have...
Forum: 3D Flying
01-23-2006, 02:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,422
Posted By Bob_CO

Thanks guys. So far that is 2 of SA's kits I...

Thanks guys. So far that is 2 of SA's kits I have and I love them both.

Gerald - I can bump up the throws from the radio some. I need to seal the rudder gap too. The servos are the DS281s all...
Forum: 3D Flying
01-22-2006, 07:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,422
Posted By Bob_CO

Thumbs up Steven Aero Edge 540

Got the maiden in today. I was checking the wx at the local club field and it was cold (20f) and the winds were 5-10. Of course just as I get there the winds pick up to 10-15.

I taxied her out to...
01-21-2006, 03:58 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 17,050
Posted By Bob_CO

Well the first store is already closed. Maybe...

Well the first store is already closed. Maybe Greg got after them.
01-18-2006, 04:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,609
Posted By Bob_CO

I love the Triton. It isn't fool proof though....

I love the Triton. It isn't fool proof though. (Ask how I know lol) It does have the advantage over the PolyCharge4 in that you can cycle a new lipo pack as well as charge and cycle your TX pack.
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01-16-2006, 11:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,823
Posted By Bob_CO

Welcome to WF :)

Welcome to WF :)
Forum: 3D Flying
01-16-2006, 06:39 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,681
Posted By Bob_CO

I like the colors. What kind of covering/paint...

I like the colors. What kind of covering/paint did you use? Sounded like you painted it somehow.
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