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Feb 25, 2012, 10:53 AM
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Exactly!

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Oh, OK. So I don't use the heat to get the surface ready for bending?? I just bend it cold and then use the heat gun to iron the wrinkles out?
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Feb 25, 2012, 11:24 AM
Fly Low, Fly 3d, Repair Often
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Oh, OK. So I don't use the heat to get the surface ready for bending?? I just bend it cold and then use the heat gun to iron the wrinkles out?
yeah you are trying to shrink the ultrakote so it will hold the wood straight. Do it in small bits so you do have to go back the other way The covering is so strong its crazy. It is like 1 billion percent of the strength of an airplane i believe.
Feb 25, 2012, 11:26 AM
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yeah you are trying to shrink the ultrakote so it will hold the wood straight. Do it in small bits so you do have to go back the other way The covering is so strong its crazy. It is like 1 billion percent of the strength of an airplane i believe.
1.1153 billion
Feb 25, 2012, 11:51 AM
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Got a few flights in. It was cooooold, but worth it
Feb 25, 2012, 12:02 PM
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Got a few flights in. It was cooooold, but worth it
its nasty here...cold AND windy
Feb 25, 2012, 01:18 PM
Fly Low, Fly 3d, Repair Often
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its nasty here...cold AND windy
Its 60+ degrees here. And 30+ winds.
Feb 25, 2012, 01:26 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
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55 degrees here and wind is 7/26 (7mph gusting to 26), which makes it very difficult to land...


SCCMAS weather..


SteveT
Latest blog entry: My hangar...
Feb 25, 2012, 01:58 PM
Old Dog learning new tricks~~
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Just got back from the WRAM show in NJ. Nice show lots of people and stuff to look at.... I had the pleasure of meeting the 3DHS people, great group, everybody was extremely nice . I picked up one of the new 48 Epp Yaks that just came in. They look great I couldn't resist
Feb 25, 2012, 02:12 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
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Just got back from the WRAM show in NJ. Nice show lots of people and stuff to look at.... I had the pleasure of meeting the 3DHS people, great group, everybody was extremely nice . I picked up one of the new 48 Epp Yaks that just came in. They look great I couldn't resist
3DHS planes and the "Borg".... "Resistance is futile"

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Feb 25, 2012, 02:50 PM
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I couldnt find it on the 3dhs website so what is the CG for the 58" Edge?
Thanks.
Feb 25, 2012, 03:05 PM
Time to Fly AJ's Best!
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Originally Posted by E-reevo View Post
I couldnt find it on the 3dhs website so what is the CG for the 58" Edge?
Thanks.
From Joe's site:

CG: 3.75" Back from leading Edge

Throws/Expo (FUTABA)

Rate Elevator Aileron Rudder
High 50 Degrees
-66 Expo 40 Degrees
-66 Expo Max
-60 Expo

Low 25 Degrees
-30 Expo 20 Degrees
-30 Expo Max Degrees
-60 Expo
Feb 25, 2012, 03:11 PM
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Thanks.
Feb 25, 2012, 03:18 PM
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Where is everyone today? Could someone send me a link to a life
Feb 25, 2012, 03:38 PM
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Where is everyone today? Could someone send me a link to a life
stuck at work....and sadly a life is one thing amazon doesnt sell


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