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Jun 20, 2012, 03:56 PM
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Originally Posted by hugocraft
............and you don't need an expensive esc!



sounds like you got a deal! Street price on dle-111 is $730 and troy built wants $550 for the DLE-60 twin.
550 is a liitle low but i only paid 600 for my 111
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Jun 20, 2012, 04:03 PM
No, I won't ship it. Don't ask
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In keeping with the "fly low" theme, I sacrificed one motorbox and a Xoar 17x8 today.
Hovering a foot off the deck in 20 mph wind bit me. It started to torque roll, which is fine, but when it turned, the wind blew the tail out from underneath it. I corrected, came out inverted at <5', but I was pointed downwind. Not enough elevator to save it at that point. I had the 3 FOGs at the field hootin and hollering though! LOL
Got her glued back together now, and I'm waiting for that big brown truck to pull up and deliver a box of 3dhs goodness.
Jun 20, 2012, 04:06 PM
No, I won't ship it. Don't ask
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Having splintered 3 Xoar props now, I was quite surprised when I saw this one didn't fragment.
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Jun 20, 2012, 04:11 PM
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Description________________________________Qty
ZIPPY Flightmax 2200mAh 2S1P 20C____________2
Rhino 750mAh 3S 11.1v 20C Lipoly Pack_________1
DLE-111 111cc Gas Engine 11.2HP/7500RPM_____1
Turnigy 1300mAh 3S 30C Lipo Pack_____________1


Shipment Air Parcel (UNITED STATES) 4000g - 4499g $52.14
Taxes $0.00
Total $585.83


I guess this was back when you could get chinese made candy bars for a nickel too
Jun 20, 2012, 05:15 PM
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Came across one of my old license planes from 2002, about 8 years before I got into RC!
I think it was a premonition...
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Jun 20, 2012, 05:17 PM
Fly Low
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94 at the field today.

Pheww.
Jun 20, 2012, 05:24 PM
Time to Fly AJ's Best!
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Yeah 92 here now, charging 6S packs.... It's even better standing ON the Blacktop parking lots while flying....
Jun 20, 2012, 05:49 PM
TEAM HILLBILLY
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Hot in my neck of the woods too The mosquitos are sweating
Jun 20, 2012, 06:17 PM
Stick banger
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Originally Posted by wamsy55
94 at the field today.

Pheww.
108 here today
Jun 20, 2012, 06:19 PM
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Originally Posted by wamsy55
94 at the field today.

Pheww.
its hotter up there than it is here, only mid 80's here today and tomorrow, going to spend quite a bit time out at the field tomorrow.
Jun 20, 2012, 06:27 PM
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I'm tired of this 90+ degree weather here... omg. At least it's windy. About 93 here.
Jun 20, 2012, 06:30 PM
Team Aztech Aeromodels!
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Was 96 here today.
Jun 20, 2012, 06:45 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by hugocraft
............and you don't need an expensive esc!


sounds like you got a deal! Street price on dle-111 is $730 and troy built wants $550 for the DLE-60 twin.
Or big batteries!! But then you do have to deal with gas, and starting the engine!!

Who knows...I have been thinking about an Extreme Flight 88" Yak...maybe time to get a gasser....

SteveT
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Jun 20, 2012, 06:47 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by quadracer
Having splintered 3 Xoar props now, I was quite surprised when I saw this one didn't fragment.
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Some pics of the damages. Luckily, the whole box came off in one piece, so all it took was some splinter removal and glue.
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What plane????

SteveT
Latest blog entry: My hangar...
Jun 20, 2012, 06:49 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by -= GYRO =-
Came across one of my old license planes from 2002, about 8 years before I got into RC!
I think it was a premonition...
Attachment 4953304
But is it FLYN GLO...or FLYNG LO??? Or a reference to driving fast???

SteveT
Latest blog entry: My hangar...


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