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Old Oct 16, 2011, 04:50 AM
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Anybody else just love removing the Ec3 connectors and soldering on dean's??

Weather: 50% chance of rain and winds 10 - 20, yeah we could get in the air today. :-)
Old Oct 16, 2011, 09:17 AM
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I am in for all day on the 3rd
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Old Oct 16, 2011, 09:18 AM
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Anybody else just love removing the Ec3 connectors and soldering on dean's??

Weather: 50% chance of rain and winds 10 - 20, yeah we could get in the air today. :-)
I made a couple adapters. EC3 to Deans work great!
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Old Oct 16, 2011, 09:21 AM
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Those the blue ones? Yep sucks.. like the red bullet connectors I just received on the GensAces .... I take a sharp knife and cut the plastic on one side of the base... remove the bullet from within and remove with heat.. I want to preserve the pretinned section :-) cover with tape and repeat in other side...my reward is a one-tap connection with the soldering iron to the deans

Removal of the yellow ones from HK are easier for sure

Todays forecast is 100% chance of not making it :-(
Old Oct 16, 2011, 09:30 AM
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Is that Saturday the third? I'm probably going to switch days off and go out Friday. Working on the epp slick today, epp building in the living room was fun last night with the wife out of town...wonder how it will work today with her back

Hey any of you guys interested in the general lee slick? Be a great deal for someone around here.
Old Oct 16, 2011, 09:42 AM
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I have no interest in your racist aircraft.

I am hoping to be at foam fest Saturday and Sunday. Sounds like Hitec will be sending Brandon out too. I need to order another EPP and maybe some Depron too.
Old Oct 16, 2011, 10:19 AM
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I have no interest in your racist aircraft.

I am hoping to be at foam fest Saturday and Sunday. Sounds like Hitec will be sending Brandon out too. I need to order another EPP and maybe some Depron too.
you forgot about your 68 Velox "Vx" logo... kind of looked like some symbol of the past

sounds like we will be in for foamy fest.... 33 EPP, 2 Deploxes, an EPP Slick, UMX extra, and I will fly the radian indoors
Old Oct 16, 2011, 12:40 PM
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i have no interest in your racist aircraft. .
hahahaha!
Old Oct 16, 2011, 07:48 PM
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wowsa! what a long boring day! Just got back from Pittsburgh. (Baptism and a picnic afterwards)
here are a few ideas I had while making the 4 hour drive.
* I still have a bundle of fanfold foam if any1 needs some
* i will be ordering a case of EPP foam (12 sheets) if anyone wants any I will sell for what I pay
* still waiting and wanting that BoBo I was promised
* Can you fly any foam plane(SuperCub, Funcub, DJMooses' nitroplane Zero) at the Huckfoam?
* Dave, are you getting the epp Slick?
* I really want one of those shirts given to the first 100.
* with work and all, how can I pull this off to get a shirt?
* i hate windshield wipers
* 70mph on Ohio Tpike, thats kewl
* $4.80 on penna tpike to go 2 exits highway robbery
Old Oct 16, 2011, 09:13 PM
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gorgeous flying day tomorrow! sunshine and 61*

oh yeh,,,,, did I mention 20 - 30 mph winds ?

@bob.... don't think our radians or Moose's warbirds will be welcome at that fly in... Small foamies
Old Oct 16, 2011, 10:13 PM
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gorgeous flying day tomorrow! sunshine and 61*

oh yeh,,,,, did I mention 20 - 30 mph winds ?

@bob.... don't think our radians or Moose's warbirds will be welcome at that fly in... Small foamies
hmmm
Old Oct 17, 2011, 06:21 AM
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hmmm
Hmmm is right .... EPP Slick maiden time this week

RP arrives Friday ..hopefully the aeronaut 11x6 props and spinner show up as well this week... one of the weekend days has to catch us a break
Old Oct 17, 2011, 10:16 AM
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Hmmm is right .... EPP Slick maiden time this week

RP arrives Friday ..hopefully the aeronaut 11x6 props and spinner show up as well this week... one of the weekend days has to catch us a break
Did you get a epp slick?
Old Oct 17, 2011, 10:30 AM
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Yep ... building right now

Just fashioned my own prop saver out of a wheel collar and a couple cap screws

Thinking about going without wheels and a lighter weight setup
Old Oct 17, 2011, 10:42 AM
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I tried a prop saver set up on the fun cub....wow it was cool to see a prop come flying off

And building my epp this week after I get back from KY, got her all hinged up and fuse starting to come together. Gotta love the smell of welders


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