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Old Mar 03, 2008, 07:21 AM
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FAQ
Guillow's Conversions - The list of conversion threads

It has been asked more than a few times - "Where can I get help for converting a Guillow's model to electric power?"

So it goes like this,

1) On this post, you will see a list of links to known build threads listed by Guillow's kit number.

2) To post new info on a build, go to post # 2 and click on “Quote”, this will open a new reply post for you & you will have a list of the required info to update me in on the post.

3) Post your thread, all subscribers to this thread will then be notified & I’ll add the hyperlink to the list.

The aim of the game is for new builders & re-engineers to have a one-stop shop for links to their model of interest.

When you're done - post a picture back here with photo's & it will become a Gallery picture & it will not be deleted in thread cleanups.
Even if you've not done a build thread, gallery pictures of Guillow's models are welcome - it's all about Guillow's models that fly electric.

I hope it is of use - Happy Landings

Guillow's web site
http://www.guillow.com/

Guillow's Spare Parts page
http://www.balsamodels.com/Parts/kitparts.htm

Guillow's - "how to build them lighter" thread
http://www.eflight101.com/building/covering/

Guillow's own Model Builder forum
http://balsamodels.com/phpBB/viewforum.php?f=2

Balsa Builders Forum - right here on RC groups
http://www.rcgroups.com/balsa-builders-807/

Covering - tutorials in plastic film & Tissue
http://www.eflight101.com/building/covering/

Another Gallery of Guillow's models at Virtual Aerodrome
http://www.virtualaerodrome.com/sele...ufacturer_id=7

Kit No - WW-1 Albatros D5a
LenBFP http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1420141

Kit No - WW3 Spad 7
LenBFP http://dpcmodels.homestead.com/DPCM123.html

Kit No - WW-5 British SE5
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1354433

Kit No - WW-6 Sopwith Camel
glewis http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1807720

Kit No - 201 Thomas Morse Scout
mnegrete http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=816774
Gerald http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=32134
Gerald http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=32598
pilatusb4 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...3#post13352177
gupi http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1531879
cwolfe http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1789824

Kit No - 202 British SE5-A
Biplan http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...54#post9325419
rays89 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=38631
jamesgood72 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=197670
gupi http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2271519

Kit No - 203 Nieuport 11
LEROY http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=99102
laus http://www.wattflyer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=40298
Bari http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1466482
Red Taco http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...0#post23756986

Kit No - 204 Fokker DR-1 Triplane
jamesgood72 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=685121
Bill Covert http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=749872
68Strat http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=827594
Warren Jones http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=107009
tacchino http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=897313
Mike-A http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=695685
Mr Krinkle http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...4#post14465794
arcarius http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1641798
56S http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1212859

Kit No - 205 De Havilland 4
Smokin' Beaver http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=828401

Kit No - 206 Rumpler C5
BaZix http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...0#post10214806
pilatusb4 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1126557
WTFLYR http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1165214
G-Hippie http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...4#post16436296

Kit No - 301 Aeronca Champion 85
Jacobd http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=285078
HanksGB http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=609406
Konrad http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=656609
ZRX Doug http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=148212
N2856S http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=923681
Bill Smudge http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1669618

Kit No - 302 Cessna 170
dk944s2 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=177554
Matt D. http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=841748
Carlo_the_wonder_frog http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...4#post12350794
PiperCub49 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=948930
arcarius http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1513408
RedTaco http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...8#post23531790

Kit No - 303 Piper Cub 95
BennetOZ84 - http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=828198
Konrad http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=832844
gavronm http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...9#post20362294
tanner331 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...3#post20481656
Siroxbrunak http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...0#post25804932

Kit No - 304 Fieseler Storch (Discontinued Product)
Bill G http://www.wattflyer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=40639

Kit No - 304 PC-6 Porter
Bob from MD http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1796744
Scott Pavlock http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1802510
Lance Nordby http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1872860
David Duckett http://balsamodels.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=2544#

Kit No - 305 Curtiss Robin(discontinued product)
Bill Gaylord http://balsamodels.com/phpBB/viewtop...p=22330#p22330

Kit No - 305 DHC-2 Beaver
ocminimoto http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...4#post23414260

Kit No - 306 DeHavilland DH80-A Puss Moth (Discontinued product)
Smokin' Beaver http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...6#post13373529

Kit No - 307 Piper Cherokee 140
Steve_C http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=917316
Konrad http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=965126
Mac Obsessed http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...6#post11582910
9000rpm http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1665866

Kit No - 308 Beechcraft Musketeer
Ensign Jimmy http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1030889

Kit No - 309 Cessna 150
mrfrogdude http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=817654
MentalDekay http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1181587
Parkk http://www.wattflyer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=53608
flying4food http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1246496
mrshea http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...2#post17707071
cwolfe http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1545988
bellyup http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1680233
uniondelta http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1079339
rozza2013 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...6#post24089405
Allen1 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1949191

Kit No - 401 Messerschmitt Bf 109
mlbco http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=151141
Admiral Piett14 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=271900
Bluebrain http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...5#post11179250
dziedrius http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...4#post13196547
Steve 85 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1123396
Balsa Phil http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...1#post13591061
Black_Beard http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1183125
Smokin' Beaver http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...4#post18177791
cafe flyer http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...5#post20235582
meltor http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1882965

Kit No - 402 N.A. P-51 Mustang
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=746110
SnoJetter http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=96480
SteveM732 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=887977
Smokin' Beaver http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1505206
nikita_flyer http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...3#post19366336
funkbox80 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1569449
meltor http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1998803

Kit No - 403 Supermarine Spitfire
Bill Covert http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=809663
Propellor http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=249726
lw_hughes http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=244076
The Enemy http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=194074
Warren Jones http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=146257
DodgyFlyer http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=876066
Marvinrobot http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1181587
crazysccrmd http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1199521
JazzMan2001 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1250503
Steve85 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1165707
Spitfire1954 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...5#post22328953
gupi http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1764300

Kit No - 404 Mitsubishi A6M2 Zero
The Wombat http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...1#post10703788
Smokin' Beaver http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1027645

Kit No - 405 Curtiss P-40 Warhawk
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=659807
peterp 1964 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=760950
Smokin' Beaver http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1028262
RedTaco http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1586511
JIMA http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...highlight=p+40
meltor http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...4#post27563552
Bill Gaylord http://balsamodels.com/phpBB/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=3230

Kit No - 406 Focke-Wulf 190
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=575968
The Wombat http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...hlight=guillow
Wapa http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1259456
Smokin' Beaver http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1352979
barrowaj http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...0#post18491478
ArtJ http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...3#post20871827
davidwl http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...8#post20940860
DaveK http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2206968

Kit No - 501 Curtiss P-40 Warhawk
Truckerboy http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1135077
RNAF http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=900048
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1236029
Corelli http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1061071
TheOne420 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...7#post17243813
VSU Blazer http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...9#post20106995
meltor http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...5#post23309006

Kit No - 502 Focke Wulf 190
Scratchandbash http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=521566
glewis http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1544230
meltor http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1864211

Kit No - 503 F6F Hellcat
Led Zepplin http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=974314
kfong http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...31#post3650331
56S http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...2#post17593958
JasonG http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1405552
Tsunami33 http://www.daddyhobby.com/forum/showthread.php?t=51268

Kit No - 504 Supermarine Spitfire Mk1
Ensign Jimmy http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...php?p=13711552
MPP http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1825511

Kit No - 505 Messerschmitt BF-109
Tuctronics http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...7#post17335087
meltor http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...2#post23582940

Kit No - 506 Hawker Hurricane
Martin Hunter http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=197723

Kit No - 507 Nakajima Rufe
kfong http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...55#post4746455
kfong http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...21#post5896821

Kit No - 508 Junkers Ju-87B Stuka
Tuctronics http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...1#post17307605
Onna Vakkation http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1439948
Groovechampion http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1680022

Kit No - 509 Grumman TBF Avenger
FLYWINGFAN http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=343697
igo http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1438171
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1551279

Kit No - 601 Cessna 180
reblacklaf http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=559668
dk944s2 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=993275

Kit No - 602 Piper Super Cub 95
Ensign Jimmy http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1087363
Nikita_Flyer http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1342551
meltor http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...0#post22956975
rdyklwt http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2219271

Kit No - 603 Javelin
Rocketman1092 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=901171

Kit No - 701 Fairchild 24
Konrad http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=374028
jeep1990xj http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2102641
KultrunFlyer http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2131502

Kit No - 702 Arrow
Aubard http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=286525
podavis http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=362577
wbatta http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=686008
BrundleFlyBy http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1878982

Kit No - 703 Edge 540
JLink125 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1862565
LenBFP http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1907900

Kit No - 801 Sopwith Camel
radfordc http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=305930
Warren Jones http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=79733
Bill G http://www.wattflyer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=39480

Kit No - 802 Cessna Skyhawk 172
reznikvova http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...113#post601113
Zimmerman http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=632046
WTFLYR http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1092242
usa1045 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1521750
raphael150 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...3#post15734345
JohnAV8R http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2127412
The_LeadingEdge http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...8#post29077386

Kit No - 803 PT-17 Stearman
pburress http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=272230
Jugjock http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=747725
Krimit http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=957216
Tegeus http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...0#post14005720
RCToys09 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1247715
BigGoomba http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1239707
Skeletor1 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...ighlight=pt+17

Kit No - 804 DeHavilland Mosquito Mk IV
glewis http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1448123

Kit No - 804 Douglas DC-3
OnVacation http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=815525
scratchandbash http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=434762
Spitfire1954 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...3#post26038267
payne9999 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1991293

Kit No - 805 North American B-25 Mitchell
rdeis http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=272600
CapMike http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=817971
CapMike http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=939645
Spitfire1954 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1750047
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1609039

Kit No - 806 Bell P-39D Airacobra
Smokin' Beaver http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1198768
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1198809
St. Martin http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1320261

Kit No - 807 Spirit of St. Louis
Grejen http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=190091

Kit No - 901 N.A.Trojan
Ensign Jimmy http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=999496
glewis http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...t=guillow+t+28

Kit No - 902 Cessna Bird Dog
Ensign Jimmy http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=996863#post11522204
ocminimoto http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1617987
jah00 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1665904
BobSmoke http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...1#post22736613

Kit No - 903 DH Chipmunk
Corelli http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...2#post10073981
Ensign Jimmy http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1122575

Kit No - 904 A-1H Skyraider
glewis http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...t=guillow+t+28

Kit No - 905 No. American P-51D Mustang
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1437999
jah00 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...2#post18969207
oldschoollhg http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1850385
servohead117 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2025066

Kit No - 906 Hawker Typhoon
MadProf http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...8#post10036470
samson55 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...5#post13993175
Slow_Buzz http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...4#post14846158
igo http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1463903

Kit No - 1001 Republic P-47 Thunderbolt
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=775322
St.Martin http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=895877
56S http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=956279

Kit No - 1002 Junkers Ju87 Stuka
mu2freighter http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=247946
Rekitter http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=76624
LaCroix http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=92498
saucerguy http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=555307
customcarmaker http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1158302
sharkman http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1267306

Kit No - 1003 Douglas SBD-3 Dauntless
jofrost http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showp...93&postcount=9
Jugjock http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1370683
JIMA http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2046458

Kit No - 1004 Vought F4U-4 Corsair
LS427 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=504828
CapMike http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=831554
backer http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=156532
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...1#post11964357
kml.krk http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1505352
RedTaco http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1612519

Kit No - 1005 F6F-3 Hellcat
Steve85 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=232946
Steve85 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1110537
Bill Smudge http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1605805
kml.krk http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...2#post23553240

Kit - 1401 F-15 Eagle
Electriflier http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1395155

Kit No - 1403 Fighting Falcon
Lance Nordby http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=247489

Kit No - 1503 Piper Tomahawk

Kit No - 2001 Lockheed P38L Lightning
fbret http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=155257
62.5pilot http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=769469
Art Newland & Larry Smith http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...t=494819&pp=15
milesperpound http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...3#post13143634
splinterz25 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...457284&page=72
meltor http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2067949

Kit No - 2002 B17G Flying Fortress
crxmanpat http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=503416
Steve85 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=499831
ESB http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=164809
Smokin' Beaver http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=696805
teammaico http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=843378
Krimit http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...1#post10919980
park http://www.wattflyer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=52183
Tuctronics http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1451918
MIGl7 http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1483386
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Old Mar 03, 2008, 04:31 PM
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Guillows SBD Dauntless

Here is my Guillows Dauntless . Controls are A/E/T . Powered by an Esskay 400XT and ThunderPower 1320 2s . Prop 9x7 APC SF , BP10 ESC & 2 GWS Pico servos .

AUW : 11.2 oz

Please PM Me if you need more info

-John
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Guillow's A6M5 Zero

Here’s my latest warbird project…a Guillow’s A6M5 Zero (Zeke) constructed mainly with 2” pink foam cut in cross-sections based on the kits plans. Here’s the link to the build thread. WS just under 30” AUW just under 8ozs…powered with a GWS IPS using 2-2 cell LiPo’s (3amp) wired in series. She moves pretty good…
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Guillows Kit #503 F6F Hellcat

I'll throw my hat into the ring... I'm attempting the 16 1/2" WS Hellcat. Here's a link to the build thread. Wish me luck, I'm going to need it!

Update: I haven't worked on this in a while, but I am using some sheet foam with printed graphics as the covering. Here's a pic with the bare frame covered with paper templates I'm making to develop the graphics.
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400 series me109

Covered in 1mm depron with every mod known to man done to accomodate for the added thickness. Tail feathers enlarged 6-8% to be more in scale with the slightly beefier look after the plane was covered in 1mm depron. Severe mods made to the canopy saddle to make it fit the thicker plane. Former in the front shaven down 1mm all around to make the plastic cowl fit stock. Powered with a $5 brushless from Hobby King which goes like stink (my 3d). Lipo, simple 10a ESC, ailerons and elevator, 1/4" washout in the wing tips (no tip stall at all but will use a little less next time), paint job took FOREVER and wore me into the ground but it's done (just masking the wings and the canopy was enough). Prop is a 9x4 from Hobby King (a few dollars, good scale match in size and blade shape, very paddle looking blade).

This plane was a whole lot of work, but I'm quite satisfied with the result. Flies like it's on rails but don't you ever ask it to slow down, it will hate you in a bad way (unapologetically built for speed). Have to land quite fast but not impossible). Looking forward to an easier build next. Hope you like it.
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Old May 22, 2009, 02:42 PM
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The build did take some time, but it was very successful. I will get a video of it at some point. Just my small addition.

-PC49

Some quick pictures...
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This is sweet
It's nice, but more of a bash though, and from enlarged plans. I've done Guillows enlargements before too, but I don't think they list them here, as they are not off the shelf.
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It's nice, but more of a bash though, and from enlarged plans. I've done Guillows enlargements before too, but I don't think they list them here, as they are not off the shelf.


Ummm...here is a 300% Spitfire I am working on.
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Ummm...here is a 300% Spitfire I am working on.
Nice and should do well! I have a high degree of washout and and right thrust on the prop, and the kit version flies well. The spinner alignment looks a bit awkward with the right thrust, but it works. I built it before I had a digicam, but I probably should post a build thread with what pics I have, and a few new ones, since this plane is built rarely and falsely accused of being a bad Guillows subject.
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Old Aug 12, 2009, 05:05 PM
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Texan Hellcat And Pt-17 Conversions

I might as well throw mine in there too. i have done a Guillows hellcat in at-6 color scheme. (left overs). I am currently working on a pt-17. i have the wings set but have a question for you experienced biplane builders concerning wing incidences. The plans call for 3/4" dihedral on the lower wing and 0 on the top. Should I add dihedral to the top as well or eliminate it from the bottom or does it matter much?
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pt-17 finally finished

I thought i would post my pics of my Guillows PT-17 since I have finally completed it. I have not got to maiden her yet. Went to the park Sunday but must have been the championship soccer play offs or something therefore only got to practice some taxiing.
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Widdog's Skyraider

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http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1125620
Kit came with water Decals. This kit is much better than it used to be.
Added Estes toy plane RC equipment to the kit.

Taking a Parkzone Ultra Micro T 28 electronic's out and putting them into a Guillow's 500 series kit 507 The Rufe.
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