not super Happy - RC Groups
Thread Tools
This thread is privately moderated by Conehead, who may elect to delete unwanted replies.
Feb 07, 2013, 12:09 AM
Flutter-Bys are fun
Conehead's Avatar

not super Happy

I just spent over an hour getting my floats for my Carbon Cub assembled. The screw heads didn't hold up, so I used other screws. They are fine now. Getting those little wires into the holders and get the screws to hold those tiny wires.

I wanted to fly my Carbon Cub on the new fallen snow. We are under a Blizzard Watch, so we can get anywhere from 5 inches to 12 inches of snow by tomorrow night. I got the snowblower ready, my sled is unloaded so I can go for a ride. I rode it tonight, 45 to 50 mph at night with needle snow. I was on the lake, it is now frozen hard enough to hold the sled and me. I don't venture out very far onto the ice. I am always close to shore where if something happens, I can stand up.

So after I get the snow blowed tomorrow, I will bind the Carbon Cub and install the floats and see what happens.

The snow is the light fluffy kind, which will be great to fly off of. So we shall see.

This will be the maiden flight for the Cub.

Thanks for listening to my rant.
Orrin Eldred
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Discussion not happy with xheli nabitrabit XHeli 12 Feb 08, 2013 11:43 PM
Discussion An 8FG Super owner who does not need a 14FG! Pilot232 Radios 5 Jan 13, 2013 08:46 AM
Discussion Super Skids on a HBFP??? (not happy) Valid8r Micro Helis 9 Aug 21, 2008 06:39 AM
started my 1st plane... not happy so far JCV Electric Plane Talk 11 Oct 15, 2001 08:46 PM
Not a happy camper. T_Hartigan Electric Plane Talk 14 Jun 26, 2001 01:49 AM