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Tyvek

New Stuff laminating film

Dave Brown CF strip - thinner, better than 10mm x 0.5mm CF strip?
Posted by gbass01 | Jun 16, 2016 @ 10:57 AM | 1,797 Views
1.7 mil New Stuff laminating film

Music Wire .055x36"

9mm 1.3# EPP, also LightRC

HK wheels 65mm

Motrolfly DM-2205 motors - for 8040 and for 9050

3mm prop saver - the discontinued HK one [wmparkflyers.com ones seem to be the same ones]. Maxx Products ACC363 has been recommended as the better alternative [ebay].

9 gram servos - GWS Naro [discontinued?] or disposable HXT900 ones.

3mm CF tube for control rods

LemonRx or OrangeRx stabilized for NB, non-stabilized for elevon planes

Dave Brown CF strip

GWS props - 8040 and 9050

CC Phoenix 10 ESC

2s batts - weight around 50 grams - ThunderPower or Hyperion

UHU Por adhesive

Theraband tubing - red better than blue?

drilled plasic beads for wheel stops
Posted by gbass01 | Jun 12, 2016 @ 10:01 AM | 1,417 Views
Posted by gbass01 | Jun 09, 2015 @ 06:27 AM | 2,445 Views
jackerbes: E-Challenged:
Quote:
I try to buy soldering supplies from a large electronics supply store. Look for Weller brand soldering irons and replacement tips. Simple 37-47 watt soldering irons with tips that are held into the barrel with a set screw are best, screw-in types tend to seize up and tips may become hard to remove. Use flat sided "chisel" type tips for soldering wires to connectors. Pointy tips are for circuit board work. Tin tips while heating up for the first time, keep wiping tips on a damp paper towel pad and applying fresh solder before, during and after soldering. Touch the iron to the wire or terninal and feed a little solder into the junction of iron tip and wire or terminal to conduct heat, then add more solder to fill the strands and tin the wire or tin the terminal. Hold tinned wire against terminal while reheating the two with
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Posted by gbass01 | Apr 17, 2015 @ 10:11 PM | 4,075 Views
can't mount vertically?
LemonRx manual
Can a single gyro control 2 elevons? This.
Posted by gbass01 | Feb 24, 2015 @ 09:31 AM | 4,090 Views
Small connector weight per male-female pair:

JST=??gm
HK Mini-Deans "Mini black T"=1.64gm
Micro Deans=who cares, exposed contacts = shorts = fire

2mm bullet housing variations:
EC2=1.85gm
XT30=1.7gm
HXT 2mm=2.62gm
Posted by gbass01 | Jan 11, 2015 @ 04:54 PM | 3,101 Views
Posted by gbass01 | Dec 08, 2014 @ 04:59 AM | 3,046 Views
thread
link to seller
Posted by gbass01 | Dec 03, 2014 @ 10:26 PM | 3,340 Views
Posted by gbass01 | Nov 21, 2014 @ 10:33 AM | 3,254 Views
Posted by gbass01 | Nov 15, 2014 @ 08:22 PM | 3,588 Views
Per APC: "We recommend that the drilled hole not be used for checking balance". Here's the explanation.

With regards to the GWS DD 8040 and similar small props I guess this means balancing on a prop saver
Posted by gbass01 | Nov 15, 2014 @ 01:51 PM | 3,468 Views
GWS:
8040
7035
6030
Posted by gbass01 | Nov 14, 2014 @ 12:44 AM | 3,585 Views
for the 20 inch:
Hyperion 550 mAh 2s

for the 24 inch:
Hyperion 850 mAh 2s
Posted by gbass01 | Nov 13, 2014 @ 07:31 PM | 3,515 Views
Goldguy's favorite 3.9 grams servos
Posted by gbass01 | Nov 08, 2014 @ 09:31 AM | 4,166 Views