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Old Dec 16, 2012, 10:06 PM
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No, I won't ship it. Don't ask
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What's up with ADC Hobbystore? Seems like they're out of all 3DHS planes, while 3DHS got some half-assed freight forwarding service on their website for International customers. This would really REALLY be a shame as Rob's USPS rates were excellent (just wish he could ship bigger than 60", not his fault though). Freight forwarders are not a viable option for airplane shipping, usually.

I wish 3DHS would stop treating International customers as second rate, and find us a decent solution. Right now I got 3 airframes which I love dearly and I fear for not having where to buy spares or replacements should I break something.

Please. 3DHS, make the thing with ADC work again or start doing direct USPS shipments like ADC did.
You could pay $5k and have the Smiths deliver it.
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Old Dec 16, 2012, 10:14 PM
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One more for giggles. Different flight and no SFG's.

Also some slow motion at the end.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1EhUw...ature=youtu.be
Nice flying Wamsy, very violent. what is the move at 3.00 called and what are the stick movements
Old Dec 16, 2012, 10:30 PM
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Nice flying Wamsy, very violent. what is the move at 3.00 called and what are the stick movements
Horizontal Blender/ Crankshaft.

Bonedoc has a tutorial over them.


Just having a stupid thrust radio and extreme throws makes them really good.
Old Dec 16, 2012, 10:39 PM
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What's up with ADC Hobbystore? Seems like they're out of all 3DHS planes, while 3DHS got some half-assed freight forwarding service on their website for International customers. This would really REALLY be a shame as Rob's USPS rates were excellent (just wish he could ship bigger than 60", not his fault though). Freight forwarders are not a viable option for airplane shipping, usually.

I wish 3DHS would stop treating International customers as second rate, and find us a decent solution. Right now I got 3 airframes which I love dearly and I fear for not having where to buy spares or replacements should I break something.

Please. 3DHS, make the thing with ADC work again or start doing direct USPS shipments like ADC did.
Where are you? If you are in the U.K. there is a distributor there now...

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Old Dec 16, 2012, 10:55 PM
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fellas do any of you have a spare landing gear that you wouldnt mind selling for the 72" Extra or the 71" Slick.


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Old Dec 16, 2012, 10:59 PM
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And....for those that might be interested...

As some of you might know, I don't like "swiss cheese" firewalls, and since I was going to put a new A60-5S motor in my 72" Extra, I thought I would take a few pics of the removal of the original one and installation of the new one.

When I built this plane originally, for some reason when I installed the motor lined up with the original alignment marks on the firewall, the motor came out too high for the cowling, and I had to remove the blind nuts and plug the holes, then re-drill the holes about 1/8" lower, and re-install the blind-nuts, then all was fine. So, when I did the cad drawing, I had to lower the center of the motor to match up with the cowling. I printed the cad drawing onto a sheet of 3M clear full sheet label material, then just stuck it onto the plywood and then cut it out on my bandsaw..

To remove the firewall, I used "Golden West" debonder, and let it soak for quite a while, and most of it came out fairly easily, but the lower part of the motor box was damaged a bit by the foam adhesive on a 3oz.piece of lead that was inside the motor box, but it will be no problem to repair.

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Old Dec 16, 2012, 11:08 PM
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nice work Steve, stronger than new
Old Dec 16, 2012, 11:10 PM
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Old Dec 16, 2012, 11:18 PM
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3D, 1D at a time!
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Old Dec 16, 2012, 11:24 PM
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just want to give props to futaba. I sent in some servos and they warrantied them no questions asked, sent me two nib. very painless and easy cs.
Old Dec 17, 2012, 12:47 AM
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Old Dec 17, 2012, 07:53 AM
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just want to give props to futaba. I sent in some servos and they warrantied them no questions asked, sent me two nib. very painless and easy cs.
What servos?
Old Dec 17, 2012, 09:08 AM
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Old Dec 17, 2012, 12:58 PM
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Old Dec 17, 2012, 04:07 PM
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