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Old Jun 15, 2005, 02:23 PM
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My NEW 60" JW

SLICK! this thing is awesome....

at a slim 45oz still needing 2 or so oz in the nose for ballance.. it came out heavier than i thought it would.. buti used a lot of tape...

the cleanest foamie i have ever built... the ultracoat is as tight as a drum!.... gear is 2 hs-645mg's (133oz!!!!!!!! of torque) a 5cell 2100battery, and electron 6... 4-40 all thread for the linkages... gooped fuse... yippie... i cant wait to rip it up with this beast...

JOE



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Old Jun 15, 2005, 02:28 PM
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Very nice. Isn't this the second JW in as many months?

I've always wondered whether the Coro fins on the JWs are draggier than balsa. Anyone tried both? I remember my M60 had a 3/32 or so balsa fin instead of Coroplast.
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 02:31 PM
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well my last JW was simply too heavy... something like 71oz, after it took out the pole at the weasel fest, it bent the ballast tube full of lead in one of the tips... so it was permenantly tweaked and i couldnt take the ballast out...

then i was in the 140's and dragged half the wing on a SHARP rock at vincent and broke the spars and a servo... it was fixable, but never gonna be a record setter...so i got another...

JOe
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 02:31 PM
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WOW that thing is P-I-M-P!!

i can't wait to see that badd boy fly tom.!! did you modify the leading and trailing edge of the fin?
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 02:33 PM
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no but im thinking about it... doing the Pinched Coro tail.. i know the current record holder that ryan owns has the pinched coro tail, and so does DelHagen... i dont think bowman does though... so im not sure if im gonna or not....

JOe
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 02:36 PM
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Nice!!! Now you've got something I can DS race with you!! Let the FUN begin!!
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 02:37 PM
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tim, you really want to hurt me huh... lol

first my PSSers are fine to hit because i have more than one, and now you want to hurt my DS plane.... lol.. jerk..

this MAY be a foamie, but its gona be treated as glass...

JOe
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 02:42 PM
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are you mounting your servos on top or bottom?
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 02:42 PM
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top dont want to hurt hte servos or break horns on landings..

JOe
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 02:57 PM
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i dig the rainbow stickers

you are pumping out planes faster than meh!
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 03:20 PM
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few more gonna come out tonight or tomorrow too.... 2 mini JW's, a weasel pro, Destiny and 2 wild wings.... money money money money!

JOe
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 04:59 PM
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You know what I love about you, JOe, whenever I feel like I've bought too many planes or spent too much money on sloping, you make me feel WAAAAY better!!! LOL!! You go, dude!
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 08:49 PM
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"whenever I feel like I've bought too many planes or spent too much money on sloping, you make me feel WAAAAY better!!! "

I'll second that! Hmmmm! What to buy next! Radar Gun I guess! I could always use a new JW 60, my Gulp DS is getting a little worse for wear. A new 1 piece carbon MB would be nice to add to the quiver!

JOe, nice JW by the way! Tear it up mister! I believe a new PB is in your future! "Luke, use the Force" or in your case the boundry layer! Lol!!!

Todd
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Old Jun 15, 2005, 09:08 PM
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Joe

the new jw looks great. If your looking for 163+, you better pinch the tail, could make the difference

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Old Jun 15, 2005, 09:17 PM
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thats what im thinking bill... probably gonna do that...

over in the DS forum im gonna find out whats acceptable for a Foamie Record.... is a balsa tail cool or not ya know.... i would love to do a balsa tail but more than likely gonna stay with coro

oh, and SE and Precious, those other planes arent mine.... building for other people ya know, need to fund all this some how, hahaha....

JOe
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