New Products Flash Sale
Thread Tools
Old May 01, 2012, 06:58 PM
Ohio AV8TOR is offline
Find More Posts by Ohio AV8TOR
On loan to Texas
Ohio AV8TOR's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by cmala View Post
Bivens, you almost have it. Feet closer together, transmitter a little lower
...and no high white socks.
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old May 01, 2012, 07:24 PM
going4speed is offline
Find More Posts by going4speed
3DHS 'native'
going4speed's Avatar
Getting the itch to go 30cc gas airframe and HOPING like crazy to hear something about bigfoot before I end up ordering a *gulp* gp product.
Old May 01, 2012, 07:25 PM
Irg is online now
Irg
Find More Posts by Irg
Irg
ol' yellow eyes is back
Irg's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by going4speed View Post
Getting the itch to go 30cc gas airframe and HOPING like crazy to hear something about bigfoot before I end up ordering a *gulp* gp product.
it is 2012 and all...
Old May 01, 2012, 07:43 PM
shadow102 is offline
Find More Posts by shadow102
Registered User
shadow102's Avatar
byper is supposed to be spring 2012...spring is over in a month
Old May 01, 2012, 07:45 PM
BoneDoc is offline
Find More Posts by BoneDoc
Team 3DHS
BoneDoc's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by FlyFisch View Post
okay, so I'm trying to learn how to hover. I can harrier all day long and do tail drags as much as i want, but i would really love to hover... and here's the issues i'm having:

I'm flying a 48" edge
When i hover, it seems like I cant hold enough right aileron, the plane feels super sluggish, and eventually will tip over to one side no matter what elevator/rudder inputs i give.it's really hard to describe. do i need to add more power?

hacker a30-16m with apc 14x7
Check out the clinic videos on hovering. My best tip is to learn it from an upright harrier. Start transitioning it into a higher and higher alpha angle. Eventually you'll be in the hovering attitude.

Also a slight wind does make it easier since you won't have to contend with trying to counter your torque as much.

APC 14.7 is a bit much for the hacker 16M
Old May 01, 2012, 07:48 PM
jsmith285 is offline
Find More Posts by jsmith285
Registered User
jsmith285's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by shadow102 View Post
byper is supposed to be spring 2012...spring is over in a month
Considering we had 80 deg in Feburary. And 40 deg here all last week (we were at SEFF, 85 deg) Pretty sure its still early spring here.

Just kidding of course.
Old May 01, 2012, 08:00 PM
lammbn is offline
Find More Posts by lammbn
Hooked on 3DHS
lammbn's Avatar
More weight = higher throttle needed to hover = more air going over ailerons. Has worked on airframes in the past for me. Maybe try a bigger battery or adding a little weight if you just cant counter the torque roll.
Old May 01, 2012, 08:11 PM
rdcskkrose is offline
Find More Posts by rdcskkrose
TEAM HILLBILLY
rdcskkrose's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by jsmith285 View Post
The believe book is named "30 yards to the outhouse". Writen by: Willie Hemakeit?. Edited by: Betty Hedont, and illustrated by: Ohh Laa Laa.

Ron
Old May 01, 2012, 08:15 PM
Bivens is offline
Find More Posts by Bivens
Team 3DHS / Team JR
Bivens's Avatar
Will work on the stance.

10-4 on the socks....it's flip-flops for Nall!

Going4Speed.....try a 33cc on a 74 or 71.....you can always swap it when Bigfoot comes out....I love my GR33 on the 74!
Old May 01, 2012, 08:16 PM
Alex Schauer is offline
Find More Posts by Alex Schauer
Registered User
Alex Schauer's Avatar
Just got my first 3D-the 38 Slick!
(Subbed)
Old May 01, 2012, 08:17 PM
skarface is offline
Find More Posts by skarface
Fly low or fly home.
skarface's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by FlyFisch View Post
okay, so I'm trying to learn how to hover. I can harrier all day long and do tail drags as much as i want, but i would really love to hover... and here's the issues i'm having:

I'm flying a 48" edge
When i hover, it seems like I cant hold enough right aileron, the plane feels super sluggish, and eventually will tip over to one side no matter what elevator/rudder inputs i give.it's really hard to describe. do i need to add more power?

hacker a30-16m with apc 14x7
with my 42" slick when i am starting to roll i just push up on the throttle alittle and back down alittle and keep doing that really quick and for me it always start turning to the right then, but like i said only alittle bit on the throttle if to much you will either start getting higher or drop really quick. and yes a sim really is the best thing i couldent hover at all well i got it on the sim really good then i went out in real life 2 weeks ago i could hold it but not long and now if its zero wind i can hold it as long as i want.
Old May 01, 2012, 08:17 PM
3Dplank is offline
Find More Posts by 3Dplank
TEAM HILLBILLY
3Dplank's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by alexjschauer View Post
Just got my first 3D-the 38 Slick!
(Subbed)
I hear he got it from one of the coolest people on Rcg welcome to the addiction
Old May 01, 2012, 08:18 PM
wamsy55 is offline
Find More Posts by wamsy55
Fly Low
wamsy55's Avatar
You can make fun of Biven's socks.

But he can make fun of all of us, as he has way more 3DHS Koolaid.
Old May 01, 2012, 08:20 PM
3Dplank is offline
Find More Posts by 3Dplank
TEAM HILLBILLY
3Dplank's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by wamsy55 View Post
You can make fun of Biven's socks.

But he can make fun of all of us, as he has way more 3DHS Koolaid.
He has a koolaid warehouse
Old May 01, 2012, 08:21 PM
skarface is offline
Find More Posts by skarface
Fly low or fly home.
skarface's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by alexjschauer View Post
Just got my first 3D-the 38 Slick!
(Subbed)
if you wanna keep up with this thread then you better start getting on more often then you do now


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Discussion You are addicted to flying when.... postalflyer72 Electric Plane Talk 34 Jul 17, 2011 12:12 AM
Video Angelo Lomelí flying 3D antics Jorge Fernandez Electric Plane Talk 0 Sep 30, 2006 03:22 PM
Tiger Moth antics - flying inverted w/video SnoJetter Parkflyers 49 Sep 16, 2003 08:25 PM
Help! Getting addicted to Park Flying fly4fun Parkflyers 11 Feb 16, 2002 11:58 AM
You know when your addicted to Slow Flying when..... Gman Parkflyers 51 Aug 05, 2001 04:19 AM