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Posted by uptime4downtime | Nov 22, 2012 @ 12:57 AM | 2,416 Views
Maiden day. Impressive airframe
Skywing Wattaplane Edge 540 Maiden (5 min 36 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Nov 21, 2012 @ 01:24 AM | 2,080 Views
Crack Yak (4 min 15 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Nov 09, 2012 @ 11:13 PM | 2,148 Views
Posted by uptime4downtime | Nov 04, 2012 @ 01:04 AM | 2,321 Views
with TX overlay
Tom's Gas Extra Slick Realflight 6.5 (3 min 46 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Oct 28, 2012 @ 05:44 AM | 2,680 Views
Testing out the new variant. Super tight snaps and spins...Very nice
3DHS 71" AJ Slick on Realflight 6.5 (3 min 19 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Oct 28, 2012 @ 02:38 AM | 2,405 Views
A great model and a great sim - throwing around Tom's 50cc Slick
Realflight 6.5 Tom's 50CC Slick hucking (3 min 6 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Sep 01, 2012 @ 03:04 AM | 2,731 Views
I just can't get over how great this foamie is!!
Crack Yak Tricks - all by itself (3 min 38 sec)


Phoenix v4 is actually pretty decent for KE flight, and general big sky tricks...like it. Here's the CAP in action:
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Posted by uptime4downtime | Aug 13, 2012 @ 05:16 AM | 2,582 Views
MXS Skywing 48" no1 (4 min 9 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Jul 06, 2012 @ 01:53 AM | 2,630 Views
Posted by uptime4downtime | Jul 06, 2012 @ 01:52 AM | 1,721 Views
A crazy little plane. Too much fun!!!

Crack Yak - Insanity with wings (2 min 46 sec)
Posted by uptime4downtime | Jul 05, 2012 @ 09:51 PM | 2,601 Views
All I can say is 'why didn't I get this sooner'

A few minutes of trimming and then it went nuts!!
Super model!
Crack Yak Maiden 3s & 2s - superb!! (11 min 58 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Jun 30, 2012 @ 02:41 AM | 2,727 Views
Should be ready to maiden next week. Can't wait!!
Crack series motor
HXT servos
HK Blue series ESC


Servos:
929MG Corona Digital Servo 2.2kg / 12.5g / .11sec
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...idproduct=6314
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...dproduct=16342

D922MG Digital Metal Gear Servo
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbycity/s...dProduct=10976
Posted by uptime4downtime | Jun 30, 2012 @ 02:39 AM | 2,628 Views
MXS Skywing 48" no2 (3 min 33 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Jun 26, 2012 @ 02:52 AM | 2,682 Views
3d Buster - Telink (3 min 46 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Jun 26, 2012 @ 02:50 AM | 2,617 Views
Posted by uptime4downtime | Jun 16, 2012 @ 04:18 AM | 2,994 Views
Edge this morning....
Telink Edge 540 - Just the best! (4 min 9 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Jun 10, 2012 @ 01:37 AM | 2,763 Views
Posted by uptime4downtime | Jun 08, 2012 @ 10:39 PM | 2,763 Views
Took of the SFG's I'd made, and now it is even better. A very nice airframe. Feels just superb to fly.
Telink Su-29 snap to hover, KE spins, rollers (11 min 46 sec)

Posted by uptime4downtime | Apr 21, 2012 @ 04:22 PM | 2,705 Views
Posted by uptime4downtime | Apr 10, 2012 @ 01:00 AM | 2,897 Views
I can't get over how great this model is to fly... having too much fun on this Telink:
Unedited 3D flight: Telink 44" Slick / Edge 3d / freestyle / rollers, snaps, hovers etc (6 min 15 sec)


8FG - limit v travel:
Limit is the maximum the throws of the channel can go with mixing, and travel is how far it will go from direct input control. Unless you specifically want more throw through mixing, just set limit and travel to the same amount. 100% is usually fine (ideally you'd want to match it to how far you want your servos to travel), then use dual rates to limit travel otherwise.

8FG - Trainer FUNC - You mention trimming out the buddy box. With all channels set to FUNC this should not be necessary. Make sure that all the settings on the slave transmitter are at their neutral defaults. The slave transmitter will then respond to all the mixes and trims of the master. Trim your model out with the master transmitter and the model should automatically be in trim when you hand control to the slave.