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Old Apr 02, 2012, 08:31 PM
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Re: pull pull failure - Perhaps I missed it, but was this the stock-supplied pull-pull cable, and how did it fail? What did you replace it with?

Wondering because I just checked out the wire supplied with my ESM 72.5 Spitfire and the cable looks way too thin for this weight aircraft.
It was the stock wire. I replaced it with Dubro's heavy duty pull pull system wire and connectors. Fortunately it was the rudder cable that failed on landing. I just didn't have steering on the ground.
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Old Apr 02, 2012, 10:50 PM
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thx, good to know. I wouldn't trust the supplied wire in anything bigger than a .46 sized plane, and even then...
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Old May 02, 2012, 09:19 AM
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Any one Give me the Spec's on the Cowl Ring Diminutions for this Plane?
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Old Jun 13, 2012, 02:49 AM
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Any one Give me the Spec's on the Cowl Ring Diminutions for this Plane?
What do you need exactly ?
I received mine and i can give you any info you want.
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Old Aug 10, 2012, 02:59 PM
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Decided to put the F4U up for sale. It should be snarling and flying rather than sitting in my shop while I fly other models.

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1709076
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Old Nov 09, 2012, 12:35 AM
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Hi Stoneke,
Your pilot & cockpit look great!
Would it be possible for you to post some shots of the cockpit so I can see where some of the parts are loctaed. Tys video is good but a little short on showing both sides of the completed & painted one he uses in the video.
Many thanks,
Phil
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Old Nov 10, 2012, 06:44 AM
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Hi Stoneke,
Your pilot & cockpit look great!
Would it be possible for you to post some shots of the cockpit so I can see where some of the parts are loctaed. Tys video is good but a little short on showing both sides of the completed & painted one he uses in the video.
Many thanks,
Phil
I assume you mean mine Phil? I didn't add anything on the sides, just the plastic walls folded up. If you look back at post #86 you can see them. My pilot is larger than scale so he filled the space well enough that it would block the detail on the sides. I used the dash, cover, and seat back as well.
Enjoy your corsair.
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Old Nov 10, 2012, 11:11 PM
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Hi Sean,
No, the one I was refering to was post 304.
I can see a little more detail from the ones LDM post in 87 in response to your cockpit colour question but they don't come up larger unfortunately
I was hoping that Stoneke had taken a few more of his obviously Tys cockpit that he would post for me
Anybodies photos of a completed Tys cockpit would be grately appreciated!
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Old Nov 11, 2012, 06:29 AM
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Phil, I scratch my cockpit in my Hanger 9 corsair from the Hyper scale website .
Its a plastic model website , go to the section on corsair and dig and you will find real drawings on the interior , all sides viewed ect.
Tons of pics of scale model projects ect.
I built one esm as a beater , i have another one I will trick out (not as good as Seans ) but also differant . I want gear doors ect , will do the canopy mod , pilot ect differant scheme but its about 4 on my list of project lol
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Old Nov 11, 2012, 07:53 PM
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Hi Lou,
Thanks for the info.
Unfortunately most of the links to any reference section seem to be broken
In the end after going around in circles I gave up.
Great pity Ty doesn't post photos of the completed cockpits he produces as it would, I'm sure, help a lot of his customers.
I'll keep searching & no doubt will get there in the end
Phil
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StrictlyScale, I need help with the ESM Corsair flaps. According to the manual, the flap control rod should be a total length of 155mm ( 30mm back from flap horn at 155 deg. and another 125mm to servo horn).
I made a mock rod and noted that the control rod is at least 65mm to long. Is this a typo in the manual?
Also, how do you attach that rod to flap horn and servo horn with it inside the wing?
Appreciate any help you can offer, thanks. RevGQ.
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I have started this bird a few days ago and stuck now on the flaps build. Same questions as the previous post.
Sorry for this a being the first post here.

Grts from Belgium

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I have this plane in the queue...adding subscription
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