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Jun 09, 2010, 02:35 PM
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I went over yesterday and flew some more at Powers Crossroads RC strip. The winds were practically at zero so it was a good time. There were about 6 other people out there flying, I had met most of them before so we had a good time.

I am excited about the next time we can get together at the Pecan Patch. The Extra 300 is ready to go again. I also strengthened the tail wheel so it should work out much better. I want to get a good check flight on it from Mark and then get some stick time.

The Falcon got a new propeller on it and I think I found out why it went dead stick on me. When I went from idle to full throttle quickly it had a bad hesitation. Thinking maybe it coughed and died when I increased power during takeoff climbout. I adjusted the low end and now it is nice and smooth from idle to full throttle.

Let's go flying!
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Jun 10, 2010, 03:00 PM
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Yall be ready Sunday afternoon...... Ho-jazz is itchin for a Nitro fix as well.

I'm supposed to fly the 1/4 scale GeoBat Friday for some investors....
I'm wishing the foamie wasn't still messed up from SEFF.

Signed,
The Lone Revo
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Jun 10, 2010, 06:22 PM
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Yeah C'mon!! Its looking more and more like my bro and I are gonna come down...Ya getting out the Ultimate Marko??
Jun 10, 2010, 06:30 PM
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I still need to flush out the carb on that big Ultimate...
But there should be time to do that Sunday morning.

Lloyd has a EDF jet with Vectored thrust we are gonna blast off with too.
Oh and if it isnt too windy I will fly my Suhkoi jet... Note to self... No stalls
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Jun 10, 2010, 07:11 PM
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I am ready, sounds like fun!
Jun 10, 2010, 07:26 PM
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Cant wait to see your extra 300 Dave. Is it set up for good "doing the sticks like this" stunts?? Or Is it more for pattern??
Jun 10, 2010, 11:17 PM
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Lookin forward to it guys. Last couple of weeks of work have been hell.
Jun 11, 2010, 06:04 AM
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Trying to patch up the 1/4 scale Geobat.
She hasnt flown since new years day when I bent the crap out of the nose gear. It's a home brew gear with spring loaded strut.

You can see the bent 3/8 diameter rod on the bench..... I just got to cut a new one of those and instal it.....

Maybe I can fly it Sunday if all goes well today with it.
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Jun 11, 2010, 06:57 AM
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Geo Bat 1/4 scale


Mark,
Hope all goes well with the big GeoBat flight for the investors, one always wants to make a good showing.
That's a different one in the pic isn't it? I thought the biggie was grey in color, this must be another biggie bat I haven't seen before.
Pics of the event sure would be nice.
Jun 11, 2010, 07:15 AM
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This one is balsa and monocote spike, 66" diameter, webra 1.20

the smaller one is 36" diameter, O.S. .15 CVA
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Jun 11, 2010, 09:21 AM
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John, the Extra should be able to do just about anything. The only limitation it has is the owner.
Jun 11, 2010, 09:29 AM
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John, the Extra should be able to do just about anything. The only limitation it has is the owner.

I have flown it twice? and I loved the rudder repsonse on it..........

Powerfull as hell, but predictable too.
I was doing 360 stall turns with it.

True IMAC guys have different flight modes for normal flying and 3D flying.
So far I missed that day at school.
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Jun 11, 2010, 09:49 AM
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Don't be skeered Revo Dave!!! "Do the sticks like this" < >
Jun 11, 2010, 09:08 PM
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John, the Extra should be able to do just about anything. The only limitation it has is the owner.
NICE!! Cant wait to see her fly. Im debating on putting the A/C back into the cargo trailer to use this Sunday. Its gunna be damn hot. I stood outside all day today working and was dying from about 9am till 9pm....Gotta work Saturday too...

How did the demo flight go with the Geo-Bat??
What time Sunday are the services starting Marko??
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Jun 11, 2010, 09:34 PM
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No demo flight today

They may come Sunday while you guys are here...... but I doubt it.

1 PM till whenever On Sunday!

Yep , it's gonna be hot.
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