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Mar 02, 2012, 04:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Ed Couch
How about a another of Sparkies pods done up in Euro 1 camo and a little imagination with an air brush. The pod/fuselage flies extremely well and is great in the air. Just keep it away from the trees and bushes as the camo works quite well. ed
excellent scale weathering.
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Mar 02, 2012, 04:29 PM
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Originally Posted by matefrio
Very easy one. I present to you "the Sonic Blast" cover.

Those drink lids are great...I've been raiding quik trip everytime I go in there, shoving several into my coat pockets They have 2-3 sizes also, all work well and the top hole is smaller then the sonic blast I think, which I prefer...bout the right size to glue in a metal bottle cap of your favorite beverage as decor and protection
Mar 02, 2012, 04:32 PM
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Originally Posted by daign
excellent scale weathering.
Agreed, great paint job...plus I like how that canopy encloses the bottom, even with the increased weight. That has got to help the aerodynamics, especially when flying in wind. I'd like to see alot more canopy options with the enclosed bottom.
Last edited by dmarksvr; Mar 02, 2012 at 05:02 PM.
Mar 03, 2012, 02:27 PM
Motto - fly it, crash it = fun
Another alien - needs a bit more color, tho -
Mar 03, 2012, 02:57 PM
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Originally Posted by fs2flyer
Another alien - needs a bit more color, tho -
Looking good, I do like the alien theme
Mar 03, 2012, 03:23 PM
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Alien


It's nice to see another Alien flying around -

Thanks for all the nice, positive comments.
Mar 11, 2012, 04:05 AM
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I know it's a loaded question but where are the your little aliens coming from?
Mar 11, 2012, 04:07 AM
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never mind, found the link
Mar 12, 2012, 08:00 AM
foamie re-cycler
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Originally Posted by sparks
Just added this one to the website, now you have another option.
www.parkflyerplastics.com

This one requires less assembly because the pilot head is part of the body and the canopy is very small saving a little weight.
I painted the interior but I suppose markers would do just as well.
The rest of the markings was done with tape and number stickers bought at Office Depot.
Thats a lot of bang for the bucks you're asking ...very cool design . I don't know how the other guys justify asking $20 for their mini-frisbee

I've been looking at all kinds of throw-away plastics to mod ,the "Jetson-mobile" is what I'm shooting for though...
Mar 13, 2012, 08:20 AM
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I've been told that I'm asking too little for the body but I believe what is not being considered is what I call the " ARF factor".
cut, glue and paint; " Oh my"
Everything on my site requires some kind of construction. I try to keep it affordable and simple.
Some guys just need a little push to get them out of the ARF box and into building.
That is when they become a hobbyist and not just a consumer.
Mar 17, 2012, 08:36 PM
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Between burned out motors and 15 inch Snow Storms, it took me a while to get my ParkFlyerPlastics Interceptor body outside and in the air for a video session.

Remember though I am an old fart, and don't fly 3D anything. Please give me a break on the flying, I did an mSRX video before this with almost ZERO wind, but the mQX saw probably 8-10 mph winds an still was fun to fly.

The recent 70 degree weather has finally allowed me to get outside and let the sun hit me and my baby quad.

I only used the top section of the provided body pieces. Weight saving was my plan. My Color scheme provides excellant orientation in light or dark situations. I plan to add some LED lighting though soon and that will only make things better.

Blade mQX flying in the Sunshine (4 min 9 sec)
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Mar 19, 2012, 04:14 PM
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Now I'm in the right thread! I'm working on a Tie-fighter fuse. Cutting the side "Ion-generator" wings(?) out t'nite. Foam,(keeping it light). looks cool in pattern mock-up,will post some pics when further along.
Mar 19, 2012, 04:38 PM
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Now I'm in the right thread! I'm working on a Tie-fighter fuse. Cutting the side "Ion-generator" wings(?) out t'nite. Foam,(keeping it light). looks cool in pattern mock-up,will post some pics when further along.
Welcome to the mQX body modders group. Can't wait to see your ideas.

John in Merrill
Mar 20, 2012, 01:14 AM
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Here is mine...



Mar 20, 2012, 06:48 AM
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Hi Kris.
Very nice canopy !!! Can you please tell us what is it made from ?


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