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Old Dec 28, 2012, 08:08 AM
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Old Dec 28, 2012, 12:20 PM
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Billy - sweet looking paint scheme - All it needs is some dark smoke on the canopy and some silver tail cone paint and she's ready to go electra racing. I'm hoping JT's taking the time to get some adhesion on the paint this go - the only thing left for them to do, to be the best fabricators in the East.
Old Dec 28, 2012, 03:21 PM
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I have one in orange on order, and will definately be tinting the canopy when I get my xXx, it's going to make it look even better.
Old Dec 28, 2012, 04:36 PM
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Assuming you're using Tamiya - don't get any on the painted surfaces - wrinkle city. Don't worry about messing up - I've had to repaint a couple JTM canopies due to runs, and it easily comes off with laquer thinner and leaves canopy crystal clear and ready to re-coat. Nice, light coates, especially the first few - yes, you'll need several coats to get it dark enough to look good. Orange Tamiya won't be dark enough, unless you add a finishing coat of Smoke, then it will look very cool. I did that on my Habu 32 and it came out awesome.

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Old Dec 29, 2012, 11:02 AM
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Love the Paint scheme Billy,that is one beautiful Jet!!
Old Dec 30, 2012, 10:13 AM
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Very nice....could do without the XXX imo
Old Dec 30, 2012, 10:20 AM
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Very nice....could do without the XXX imo
I`m thinking (hoping) that might be a decal that can be removed. Then I guess the fuselage stripe could just be extended.
Old Jan 01, 2013, 07:15 PM
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how big is the exhaust opening? does the ducting have any sort of adapter to allow for different fans
Old Jan 02, 2013, 06:25 PM
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No weights, no winner... I'm out
Old Jan 02, 2013, 06:37 PM
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I think he said he would post the weight when he got one in!!
Old Jan 02, 2013, 06:57 PM
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So if he posts the weight next week and it's super light you aren't getting one just becaus it took a while? Haha. It always takes longer than they say to get everything in and ready for sale. Give them a break. We all know it flys well so what difference does it make really?

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Old Jan 02, 2013, 07:53 PM
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thank you Dr. Brian.

although icant be all that difficult for his mfg to simply weigh the darn thing.
Old Jan 02, 2013, 09:40 PM
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The prototype came in at 13lb without batts.
Old Jan 02, 2013, 11:33 PM
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This new JT ship looks and is sized a lot like a kit I built and flew to 191 mph(diving passes thru a light trap) back in 1992. Called "Terminator", it came out of Perth, Australia. I ran all JMP innards and O.S. 91. Inlets were 95% FSA with no splitters. Rear end was 78%FSA. Fuse had a chine on the sides like BVM. AUW with glow and pneumatics was a tad under 13 lbs. The flier I sold it to terminated it long ago. Maybe it's been reincarnated by JT and would move out with a 12S Dyn-e-max system.
Old Jan 04, 2013, 08:35 PM
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The prototype came in at 13lb without batts.
thats pretty good! thanks Billy


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