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Jan 27, 2013, 07:44 PM
It's like an addiction!
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Viper canopy with HK upgrade tub mounted.
Chris
Jan 27, 2013, 08:40 PM
Keith Thomas
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Thanks Chris. I see the Habu is still alive. Still waiting on more video

Is your Viper pretty close?
Jan 27, 2013, 09:06 PM
It's like an addiction!
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Keith, sure thing! Waiting for JetFan 90 for Viper. More video on Habu this spring - its cold here now
Feb 03, 2013, 12:01 PM
It's like an addiction!
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Getting ready to mount wings and stabs. Still waiting for the JetFan 90 to return from Rainer, need to get that in there first.
Chris
Feb 24, 2013, 07:09 AM
It's like an addiction!
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Jetfan 90 OD is smaller than ducts. Used the intake ring which I cut down to use as adapter. Fits well now with smooth transition of duct to fan.
Chris
Feb 25, 2013, 12:41 AM
"Fly Low, Fly Fast, Turn Left"
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Got any pics of the inlet ring after mod?
Feb 25, 2013, 04:21 AM
It's like an addiction!
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None of the ring itself. Dremeld it down to almost nothing then slide it in. Here's a pic of it in the duct.
Chris
Feb 25, 2013, 12:03 PM
DominicM
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Been a long time since I dropped in on this thread. Has the paint improved on this model or does it still flake off easily? Just finishing the L59 and its got a very nice paint job.
Feb 25, 2013, 12:19 PM
It's like an addiction!
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No they took care of that.
Feb 25, 2013, 05:07 PM
It's like an addiction!
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Got fan in, tied down and wires connected. Measured and printed layout for exhaust duct which will be added next.
Feb 28, 2013, 06:59 PM
It's like an addiction!
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Ductwork done. Used 3M metal duct tape to edge the protruding 1cm.
Chris
Mar 03, 2013, 05:33 PM
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Anybody try moving the nose gear forward to make it look more scale i did last nite.

Last but least i also can't stand the low rider look that Pro-Design/ Pro EDF makes on there kits they did the same thing with the G500, A 65" wingspan plane sitting 2 inches off the ground , so i used Tam's Struts but at the full lenght he sells them, went into the fuse on the mains
Mar 04, 2013, 04:21 AM
It's like an addiction!
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No, kept it in the standard location. Do like the TamJets, lowrider version though
Chris
Mar 06, 2013, 10:18 PM
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Found some old parts from my "Jet Teng" old 90mm Black Bae Hawk.

The back fins that hangs out at the back on the bottom of the Hawk also hangs from the Viper

Blogging my build

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1841106


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