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Old Jan 28, 2012, 06:21 PM
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Golly Nate. A bent prop adapter huh? That's really tough.

Hmm, Never had a bent prop adapter on a glow plane. I guess those darn glow engines are just too reliable.
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Old Jan 28, 2012, 06:38 PM
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ever had a bent prop shaft?
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Old Jan 28, 2012, 06:40 PM
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Golly Nate. A bent prop adapter huh? That's really tough.

Hmm, Never had a bent prop adapter on a glow plane. I guess those darn glow engines are just too reliable.
Prop Hub Adapters are made to bend to prevent motor damage. When Huckin, the risk is much higher.
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Old Jan 28, 2012, 08:50 PM
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Never had a prop adapter on a glow engine.

Never bent a prop adapter on an electric plane.
Bent a number of prop shafts on electric motors and broke three completely off.

Only bent one crankshaft on a glow engine. It was a ST 2300 and it was planted about 8" in the ground after the crash. Got it straightened and cost me $5.
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Old Jan 28, 2012, 09:19 PM
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my new prop adapter cost $6.99
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Old Jan 28, 2012, 09:57 PM
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Just added a Showtime 90 ARF kit to my line up. The Scarey Edge 540 just found its ticket to find a new home... If you ask, not even nice, this edge could be yours free!
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Old Jan 28, 2012, 11:39 PM
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What size? Im still fairly new and always looking to add to the hanger.
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Old Jan 29, 2012, 12:26 AM
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Just added a Showtime 90 ARF kit to my line up. The Scarey Edge 540 just found its ticket to find a new home... If you ask, not even nice, this edge could be yours free!

i'm in Oregon...send it
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Old Jan 29, 2012, 05:17 AM
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i'm in Oregon...
http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showp...18&postcount=9

I am pullin her motor and leccy's for the showtime. She needs the power of the 1.08 or a really fisty 91, 60 to 90 just not enough. OS 95 would be a good one. She is solid built, was the early version Seagull had out.
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Old Jan 29, 2012, 05:48 AM
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Kerwin 49 has that Edge, he bought it from anothe friend of mine that had a satio 100 in it.
It was a dog then K49 put a 91 fx in it and woke it up.
Still it's heavy and can be a bit snappy if pushed.
K49 does make it look good flying it though.




Well it's finally flyday. They're saying we may hit 50. With winds out of the west at 4 mph.
I hope I can get the boys out to fly today.
The twist still sits. I've been so busy with this an that and sometimes flat out tired.

We may have a new twist addict. This guy I taught to fly 8yrs ago when I frist moved to the country, is now going to buy one with his income tax. Too many times he's been grounded due to the wind and crashed a super stick trying to wind soar it.
I'm got to call his new twist TET, Tango Eating Twist.
We're going light ( pro 46) over power as to get her to float in a flatspin.
I can't wait as I love virgin twist mmmmmmmmmmm
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Old Jan 29, 2012, 05:50 AM
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Well it's finally flyday. They're saying we may hit 50. With winds out of the west at 4 mph.
I hope I can get the boys out to fly today.
The twist still sits. I've been so busy with this an that and sometimes flat out tired.

We may have a new twist addict. This guy I taught to fly 8yrs ago when I frist moved to the country, is now going to buy one with his income tax. Too many times he's been grounded due to the wind and crashed a super stick trying to wind soar it.
I'm got to call his new twist TET, Tango Eating Twist.
We're going light over power as to get her to float in a flatspin.
I fully support any TET activity..


Its Flyday for me... Catching a flight to Greenville SC for the week and not got no planes to fly while in that warmer weather.
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Old Jan 29, 2012, 07:14 AM
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I fully support any TET activity..


Its Flyday for me... Catching a flight to Greenville SC for the week and not got no planes to fly while in that warmer weather.
DOG it sounds like your going to be flying high.
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Old Jan 29, 2012, 07:32 AM
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Just added a Showtime 90 ARF kit to my line up. The Scarey Edge 540 just found its ticket to find a new home... If you ask, not even nice, this edge could be yours free!
I loved my Showtime 90. I had a Saito 1.25 in mine.
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Old Jan 29, 2012, 07:57 AM
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DOG it sounds like your going to be flying high.
puddle jumpin turbo prop to DC the jet puddle jumper from there

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I loved my Showtime 90. I had a Saito 1.25 in mine.
I want to put the bx 1.08 OS on it, my buddy wants me to put the Evo 26 cc gasser on it, there are possibilities
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Old Jan 29, 2012, 08:33 AM
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puddle jumpin turbo prop to DC the jet puddle jumper from there


I want to put the bx 1.08 OS on it, my buddy wants me to put the Evo 26 cc gasser on it, there are possibilities
I think the 26cc is too big and the weight would not be good. Saito 1.25 was all the power needed. If I did a gas engine, it would be something around 15cc. DLE 20 would be the most. The Saito 1.25 is great for power to weight ratio.

A 95AX would be a good 2 stk match I think.
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