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Posted by gdsffpm | Jul 10, 2013 @ 07:18 PM | 1,315 Views
Can anyone tell me where I can find a Motor Board for the Airfield Sky Trainer 182 Part #93A182-19. Everyone seems to be out of stock or plane(parts) have been archived. HELP
Posted by gdsffpm | Jan 12, 2012 @ 08:12 AM | 2,415 Views
I am looking for a motor shaft (93A182-72-motor shaft) for the Airfield SkyTrainer 93A182-15-blue!! Nitroplanes is really falling down in supplying the spare parts we need and I can't seem to find any where else to get them. I have been waiting weeks for them to come into stock and NP keeps saying 'waiting for the supplier'!!! I really want to fly my 182 but it doesn't work to well without a propeller! Anybody know where I can get theses parts? Thanks.......George DeS gdsffpm@tampabay.rr.com
Posted by gdsffpm | Jan 17, 2011 @ 11:44 AM | 1,740 Views
My collection of a few of the model ships I have completed. The "American Scout" is the master build!
Posted by gdsffpm | Jan 17, 2011 @ 09:30 AM | 1,823 Views
I have a P-51 WarBird "Super Scale" 57" epo foam aircraft and would like some suggestion on how to attach a Mini 36g fpv DVR (with 8gb card) to this aircraft without affecting the performance. The DVR is 72mm x 20mm x 11mmand weighs 19grams. The plane has retractable landing gear and weighs 1900grams (67 oz). Is it best to attach to the under belly, viewing down or some other location(?) viewing forward? It has to be removable but strong enough to stay in place during flight. Any advise is appreciated.
George DeSchryver gdsffpm@tampabay.rr.com
Posted by gdsffpm | Oct 15, 2010 @ 08:00 AM | 1,903 Views
The American Scout was completed in 3 months from the time the box was opened to placing it on the stand. It was great fun doing this model and I received a great deal of satisifaction finishing it.
My next project is a Great Lakes Freighter (56") from Bearco Models....Continue Reading
Posted by gdsffpm | Sep 02, 2010 @ 07:50 AM | 2,121 Views
Update on American Scout: I just finished sanding, filling and application of many coats of dope, with many more to come. Hull is drying and I'm putting together all the parts to go onto the deck, painting them as I go.
Posted by gdsffpm | Aug 23, 2010 @ 09:36 AM | 3,225 Views
Pictures of my "Cutty Sark" recently completed after starting it 13 years ago!
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Posted by gdsffpm | Aug 23, 2010 @ 09:15 AM | 2,407 Views
Once I open the box (Aug 12) it took me 10 hours to get away from it! In those 10 hrs I got as far as installing the lower hull. Yesterday I finished the planking on the bow and stern. Today I install the stern block and rudder system.