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Old Sep 23, 2011, 10:13 PM
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Yeah I did get the distinct impression that he should not have been flying that plane. I think when he pulled the landing gear up, something internal got clipped or the weight shifted and stressed the ailerons or flaps somehow. In the frame by frame, you can see the aileron come off. And, one of my buddies saw it wiggling on the ground. There's a reason I was filming that flight so closely, I had a feeling something would go wrong, but honestly I just thought he might dork the landing I had no expectation of what happened. But I was just making a joke - it's a fun video
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Old Sep 28, 2011, 03:57 PM
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I have begun construction of my next build, a 1/4 scale, 104", Cessna Airmaster.

Anyone interested in following my progress, can view the build here: https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1513666

Please join in !
Old Sep 28, 2011, 07:40 PM
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Old Dec 21, 2011, 04:42 PM
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Any updates?
Old Dec 21, 2011, 05:37 PM
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Sorry. There's nothing to update.

The model is completed, just needing to be balanced. It is safely stored for the Winter.

In the Spring, I hope to get her balanced, and fire up the motor. After that, I hope to get her maidened.
Old Dec 21, 2011, 09:45 PM
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In the Spring, I hope to get her balanced, and fire up the motor. After that, I hope to get her maidened.
We will all hold you to this model not becoming a hanger queen.
Old Dec 22, 2011, 06:28 AM
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We will all hold you to this model not becoming a hanger queen.
Good luck on that one. LOL
Old Dec 22, 2011, 08:11 AM
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When I dig the 195 out of Winter storage, I will post some pics of the model in it's completed state, with the engine installed, etc.

I will also report on the GrPro 50 twin. My first attempt to get it running, failed. I didn't dig into it, to find out why.
Old Dec 23, 2011, 07:25 AM
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"I will also report on the GrPro 50 twin. My first attempt to get it running, failed. I didn't dig into it, to find out why. "

Perhaps we can all help you figure it out when we all come over for Christmas


Just kidding
Merry Xmas
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Old Dec 23, 2011, 09:32 AM
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Fred, By all means, come for Christmas. Besides getting my engine running, I can teach you how to operate a snow blower. LOL
Old Dec 24, 2011, 09:25 AM
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Sounds like a lot of fun. It hasn't snowed here yet. I just can't wait until it does
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Old Dec 24, 2011, 09:46 AM
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Sounds like a lot of fun. It hasn't snowed here yet. I just can't wait until it does
Fred
Actually, we have just a dusting of snow. At last report, we are 27" below normal, for this time of year.

I don't mind, one bit !
Old Jan 03, 2012, 03:12 PM
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Come on Tom get up from that chair and spread some glue LOL
Old Jan 03, 2012, 03:36 PM
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I spread glue yesterday, Don. Is that good enough ?

I spent this afternoon clearing snow. What a treat !

I can't believe that you still have that pic. It must have been at least 10 years ago.
Old Jan 03, 2012, 05:00 PM
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It was unearthed while I was moving boxes AGAIN


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