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Old Apr 20, 2011, 11:39 PM
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You guys were talking about the gear fairings and how they mate to the fuse and their strength etc. On my Wind 110 I used some of those elastic loops that the girls use to put their hair up in pony tails. Got them at Wal Mart. Held them in place with some medium CA and it made them very rigid.

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Old Apr 21, 2011, 12:11 AM
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Neat idea!

I was figuring I'd mask the area off and run a bead of hot glue down the seam and smooth it out with a wet finger.
Old Apr 21, 2011, 08:09 AM
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I think I might try a bead of RC56 glue and see how that holds. I seen were someone put a bead of silicone also. I was surprised how much more strength they gave to the landing gear.
Old Apr 21, 2011, 08:35 AM
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I think I might try a bead of RC56 glue and see how that holds. I seen were someone put a bead of silicone also. I was surprised how much more strength they gave to the landing gear.
Ya, some masked off white bath tub silicone would be almost invisible. Thanks for the idea!
Old Apr 21, 2011, 10:22 AM
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Sounds like a plan. I like the slicone idea. Although there's no shortage of ponytail elestics laying around my house with 3 women living here!
Old Apr 24, 2011, 12:55 AM
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Where is the best place to get sebert planes ?
Old Apr 24, 2011, 08:06 AM
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I got mine in a combo deal from Aero-model.com, you can also get them at F3AUnlimited.com

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Old Apr 24, 2011, 10:57 AM
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I got mine from F3A Unlimited.
Old Apr 26, 2011, 12:03 PM
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I was wondering for you guys who have already flown your plane, how long of servo extensions did you need for the elevator servos?
Old Apr 26, 2011, 12:46 PM
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I was wondering for you guys who have already flown your plane, how long of servo extensions did you need for the elevator servos?
2 x 36" worked for me (2" sticking out of fuse, almost no extra @ RX) but I used a fuse mounted rudder servo and put my RX in the pull-pull RX location, if you go forward of that you'll want 48"...

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Old Apr 26, 2011, 03:17 PM
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Yeah.. I'm running 36" extensions to the tail. No issues.
Old Apr 26, 2011, 05:29 PM
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Thanks for the replies.
Old May 03, 2011, 02:26 PM
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Where is the best place to get sebert planes ?
If you're interested in a Wind 50.. I'll sell you mine. I'm looking to fund my new 2M airplane and need to make some room!


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