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Old Jan 09, 2013, 01:50 PM
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MiG through vehicle would awesome to see

Flew my Blade Mcpx V2 inverted through the cab of my Chevy truck (1 min 7 sec)
-10 points for no MiG fuse taped on
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Old Jan 09, 2013, 01:55 PM
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MiG through vehicle would awesome to see
Very nice flying!

But the closing-credits.......meh.

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Old Jan 09, 2013, 02:01 PM
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Old Jan 09, 2013, 02:20 PM
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Makes me want to pull out my MCPX and fly it
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Old Jan 09, 2013, 02:45 PM
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I might try it with KBDD blades but not the stock blades...JS
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Old Jan 09, 2013, 03:12 PM
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New MiG nose guard arrived today.

Recommended.

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showp...&postcount=654

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Old Jan 09, 2013, 03:26 PM
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New MiG nose guard arrived today.

Recommended.

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showp...&postcount=654

Those PFP nose guards look great!!!...Sure wish he made one for the GP Sabre......

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Old Jan 09, 2013, 03:34 PM
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Pug, forgot, where did you get that from? Park flyer plastics? Do you have the link?

And, having seen my video, do they carry full body armour for the Mig?
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Old Jan 09, 2013, 04:13 PM
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Pug, forgot, where did you get that from? Park flyer plastics? Do you have the link?.....
Roger that.

Here's the seminal post (link included):

http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showp...&postcount=614

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Old Jan 09, 2013, 05:55 PM
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Don't know how I missed those MiG covers? And only $4!!! Can't beat that price!

Thanks for the link Pug!!
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Old Jan 09, 2013, 06:30 PM
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Don't know how I missed those MiG covers? And only $4!!! Can't beat that price!

Thanks for the link Pug!!
Hpe this fame doesn't go straight to Pug's head!

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Old Jan 09, 2013, 06:36 PM
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My take on WWU's entry....Heck---I can limbo underneath the Golden Gate Bridge!!!......Seriously---GREAT JOB being the first to limbo---And inverted at that!!!...I'm jealous that you were the first!!!...

But I'm sticking with my limbo rig that has an area of about 5.5 square feet.....I'm bound and determined to get the MiG though my limbo rig!!!....Due to the way that my rig is designed I have to be over grass as the vertical posts stick into the dirt...Which is a good thing since I'm too much of a wuss to risk my MiG over asphalt......I want to have a flyable plane after the contest...Never mind that my "normal" flying area is over a pond, around trees, dodging houses, winging it around light poles, etc......

Again---Great job and extra mucho points for being the first to limbo, first to limbo inverted, and having the ball$ to do it over asphalt!!!

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Old Jan 09, 2013, 09:36 PM
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Let me try to explain a minor problem I have had with mine for a little while. At neutral both sides of the elevator are level, but when I pull the stick back all the way one goes up farther than the other. The reason for that is that one of the leads that connects to the control rod on one side pushes straight out when I pull back on the stick the other one ends up pushing up at an angle. I have been hard time getting the one that goes at an angle to go straight. Anyone experienced anything like that? Know of any solutions? I have tried a tab of CA to hold it tighter/over a longer area and it doesn't seem to be helping.
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Old Jan 09, 2013, 10:04 PM
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Okay -

Here's another "non-entry" from the judges to keep things interesting. . .

http://youtu.be/Nt5cZZeSdU8
Now, that guy's got some flyin' skillz!

If I were judging, I'd give you 250 points for being brave enough to try it over asphalt, 400 points for actually pulling it off, and 350 style points for doing it inverted. However, it's winter. Winter means snow to a Minnesotan, and you appear to have no snow at all. So, I'd penalize you 100 points for every inch less snow that you have on the ground as compared to me. I happen to have 10 inches of the stuff sitting in my yard, so that would be -1000 points, for a total of zero. I highly suggest that you find lots of snow for your next attempt. By the look of that that inverted landing, your vertical stab will thank you.

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Let me try to explain a minor problem I have had with mine for a little while. At neutral both sides of the elevator are level, but when I pull the stick back all the way one goes up farther than the other. The reason for that is that one of the leads that connects to the control rod on one side pushes straight out when I pull back on the stick the other one ends up pushing up at an angle. I have been hard time getting the one that goes at an angle to go straight. Anyone experienced anything like that? Know of any solutions? I have tried a tab of CA to hold it tighter/over a longer area and it doesn't seem to be helping.
having the same issue. I just tried to adjust the best I can with the UBENDs and trim
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