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Jul 14, 2012, 11:07 AM
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S-3 Viking progress


After a lengthy "development" period, I finally got the S-3 all sorted out and flying extremely well. We built two with a third under construction. One is 70mm EDF, the other, built by my friend Gene, is prop-driven. This was a design goal all along and, in fact, the pylons/nacelles can be bolted in place, depending on your power choice. I tried to make it easy to build with conventional materials and off-the-shelf retracts. Hope you enjoy it; I find the "scratchbuilt" jets forum among the most interesting and informative of all of them. Lots of great effort and creativity here!
Thanks,
Rich
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Jul 14, 2012, 11:12 AM
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Hi Rich
Looking good when do you think, parts,plans etc will be available
Carl
Jul 14, 2012, 11:20 AM
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Hi Rich,
The S-3 looks pretty good. I checked you're website and see you don't have a price on it yet. Is that coming soon I hope?

Also, your T-33 and P-80 look pretty sharp and are at a good price. I'm really surprised I haven't seen someone do a build log on one here. You should think about it to stir up some interest in a couple of sleepers.

Dan Eaton
Last edited by eatond; Jul 15, 2012 at 12:34 PM.
Jul 14, 2012, 12:59 PM
fly like an EAGLE ;)
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what T-33/p-80 are you talking about? id love a link! im a huge fan of them
Jul 14, 2012, 01:28 PM
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Hi CN,
check it out:

http://www.richuravitch.com/rubaseline_007.htm
Dan Eaton
Jul 15, 2012, 10:14 AM
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Great work Rich as usual!
Aug 10, 2012, 07:42 PM
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Video?


Does anyone know if videos can be posted here and what the size limitations might be?
Thanks.
Aug 10, 2012, 09:55 PM
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Rich
I wonder my self but could find anything either I have seen guys post wmv files like this one below.
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...46#post9461206

I have always put my videos on youtube and attach the link to my post see below.

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1507167

Hope this helps!
Aug 11, 2012, 10:24 AM
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Bad Lemon,
I went through the gyrations required by RC Video for posting vids to RCU. Got a pop-up that said the site was "full". E-mailed "Magnify" (video host) and got no answer. Finally posted the video to You Tube. Here's the link:
http://youtu.be/zxSDmcux5D8.

Rich
Aug 12, 2012, 05:55 AM
it wasn't me flying that plane
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Wrong thread
Aug 12, 2012, 06:18 PM
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Sorry, finger malfunction.
S3 812 (6 min 17 sec)
Aug 12, 2012, 06:55 PM
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Awesome Rich!
Aug 13, 2012, 08:44 AM
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Rich

That is awesome GREAT Job! as always! Can't wait for when the plans come available for the Viking!
Aug 13, 2012, 12:24 PM
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Nice to see a new Viking


Nice to see a new Viking, realy nice design. rgds mv
Aug 13, 2012, 06:06 PM
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Thank you all. I enjoy it more each time I fly it! Here's the 82" (90mm) version.
Rich


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