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Old Feb 12, 2013, 06:51 PM
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My Starmax 1.6M WS FW-190
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 07:11 PM
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Nice

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My Starmax 1.6M WS FW-190
Would like to see it fly in person,i would bring my 190.We could fly together.I live near Chattanooga.
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 09:14 PM
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Hiflyer,

Is that the new BH release???

Looks sweeet!
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:04 AM
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My Starmax 1.6M WS FW-190
nice.,.,
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 03:56 AM
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Good looking FW. The pilot must have bailed.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 08:41 AM
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Yes, it needs a pilot. Still looking for a good one in the correct scale, about 1/7th. This is one that Hobby Lobby should have before too long.

While it is the same molding as the one that is sold in Europe there are changes to the overall set up.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 01:59 PM
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why not try aces of iron pilots,,,
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:32 PM
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Yes, it needs a pilot. Still looking for a good one in the correct scale, about 1/7th. This is one that Hobby Lobby should have before too long.

While it is the same molding as the one that is sold in Europe there are changes to the overall set up.
Try petes pilots or the new smaller detailed hobbyking pilots.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 07:54 PM
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Yes, it needs a pilot. Still looking for a good one in the correct scale, about 1/7th. This is one that Hobby Lobby should have before too long.

While it is the same molding as the one that is sold in Europe there are changes to the overall set up.
Great news. Good to see HL getting back in the big foamy market.
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 08:23 PM
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Here is another pilot source...

http://www.scalepilotsusa.com/1_8_WW...Navy_Pilot.php
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 09:20 PM
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Here's another one - "Texas Raiders" B-17. Always dress those props!
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 09:24 PM
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!!!

Nice, very nice! You have an impressive collection
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 10:04 PM
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Comstock what model did that B-17 start as? Foam or balsa? Again great work.

Alan
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 10:33 PM
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Here:-http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1828592 is a link to his (Comstock) build/modifying thread on his B-17. Good reading!!

LURCH
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Old Feb 14, 2013, 01:39 PM
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Thanks guys -

This is the BH Starmax/Blitz RC Kit - It's almost complete with some final modifications to the landing gear once more - still not happy with it.

Overall - the plane has descent lines and builds up fairly well.
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