Vote for Your Favorite Airfield/FMS 800/750mm Warbird!!! - RC Groups
View Poll Results: Pick Your Favorite Airfield/FMS 800/750mm Warbird!
P-40 Warhawk 5 9.26%
P-47 Thunderbolt 7 12.96%
P-51 Mustang 5 9.26%
F4U Corsair 2 3.70%
F6F Hellcat 3 5.56%
Supermarine Spitfire 2 3.70%
Hawker Tempest 3 5.56%
A1 Skyraider 7 12.96%
Mitsubishi Zero 5 9.26%
T-28 Trojan 9 16.67%
AT6 Texan 1 1.85%
BF-109 Messerschmitt 5 9.26%
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Oct 13, 2011, 10:02 PM
3 Blades is Better Than 2!
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Vote for Your Favorite Airfield/FMS 800/750mm Warbird!!!

The Airfield/FMS 800/750mm Warbird series is growing and everyone has a favorite. Which one is yours?
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Oct 14, 2011, 02:34 PM
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Great Poll Kman
Bf 109 all the way
Oct 14, 2011, 04:26 PM
Looking4Grass in AZ
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I wish I had more than the Zero and I wish I had my Zero operational. For the few flights it was working well it was quick and fun!

I'll likely be getting the Hellcat as well, and I'd guess any Hellcat will be better in the air than any Zero.
Oct 14, 2011, 04:33 PM
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This anit fair I need to vote for more then 1
Last edited by inspector5419; Oct 14, 2011 at 11:45 PM.
Oct 19, 2011, 12:10 AM
Looking4Grass in AZ
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In a few days, I'll have a vote for either the Hellcat or the Zero.
Oct 19, 2011, 01:04 AM
Super Man's cousin! No cape!
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The spitfire took mine. I have the 1400mm and the 800 and both have custom paint jobs, and 4 bladed props.
Oct 19, 2011, 06:28 AM
Paul B
Here is my FMS 800mm Zero. Awesome fun with a 3 cell

FMS Mini Zero 800mm (3 min 57 sec)
Oct 19, 2011, 08:08 AM
To Have & To Hold
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I flown a no. listed but wished I had the opportunity to fly more. That way, I can make a better assessment. Well if it is just popularity voting, I'd go for the FMS Mini P-47 Thunderbolt.
Oct 24, 2011, 08:44 PM
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great poll! Will really help me choose which one I'm gonna buy. leaning towards 750mm p-47
Oct 24, 2011, 08:57 PM
Looking4Grass in AZ
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Vote in for the Hellcat. But they both fly very similarly.

Oh, I forgot! I have a genuine reason for this.

The Hellcat has a LOT more room inside.With the Zero I had to spend a while moving stuff around to figure out a way to fit the battery and ESC in the nose. The Hellcat has twice the room in the nose (as it had twice the engine!) and I can move things around wherever I feel like them being for CG. The Zero is just packed in, there's no hope of decent airflow in there. The Hellcat I could clean up some, push things to the side if there ever is a heat issue.

The Zero has a plastic air intake (non functional) that is glued under the cowl. For belly landing, it just isn't possible. It tore off on a very tame landing and I replaced it with a hunk of foam carved to mimic the intake. Behind the intake are two exhaust stacks, which I'm sure will break off sooner or later. I have black foam ready for that day. The Hellcat is a lot better belly landing as it is all smooth underneath and there's nothing to catch. The winger is more in the middle of the plane than way at the bottom in the Zero.

So Hellcat wins.
Last edited by Afraidtoregister; Oct 24, 2011 at 09:36 PM.
Oct 24, 2011, 10:57 PM
3 Blades is Better Than 2!
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Wow, no votes for the Corsair or the Texan, yet!!! As of right now, it is a 3-way tie between the P-40, the P-51, and the T-28. Keep them coming, guys

Oct 24, 2011, 11:27 PM
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taking price into account, seems like the p-47 is doing great(probably the most popular) because its the cheapest 800mm airfield warbird available!
Oct 25, 2011, 12:12 AM
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Its hard to believe that the P 40 is in the top four
When ask in the other thread it has a less then favorable reputation
Don't get me wrong I love the P 40
And my poor BF 109 is towards the bottom
and it gets one of the best flight reports

Ok I got some Cheese with Whine I happen now
Nov 01, 2011, 01:09 PM
3 Blades is Better Than 2!
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T-28 takes the lead by one No votes for the Corsair, yet

Nov 01, 2011, 06:10 PM
Looking4Grass in AZ
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And we've heard horror stories about the P-51 but it has 5 votes.

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