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Old Aug 11, 2005, 11:33 PM
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HL Hot Rod...Wow!!


I just wanted everyone to know what a great product that Hobby Lobby has produced with the Hot Rod..BY FAR, the best foamy I have flown to date. I even think that it out flies the Mini-Funtana, and that is saying something.There is no pitch coupling and very little roll..My first for a foamy!!!It is big, light, strong, easy to get together(besides for the pi>>poor control rods that is supplied..Way to small for the job...Hint, Hint!!). I am flying mine with an AXI 2808/24, 4-JR S-15 micro servo's, a CC-35, JR 610 RX, and TP3S-2100..All up ready to fly weight is about 21 oz.

Thanks to Hobby Lobby, their staff, and fliers for coming with such a great design and product!!!! Please, keep'em coming!!!! Jim
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Old Aug 11, 2005, 11:41 PM
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what wing man??
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Yep,, if you think the HR flys great,,,you should try the--- Mini Hot Rod ---,,it's even better
Old Aug 12, 2005, 07:38 AM
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Jim,

What prop are you using? I just ordered an HR and plan to use an AXI 2808/20.

Jack
Old Aug 12, 2005, 07:39 AM
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I ran mine on an APC 11/4.7 and 12/6 SF..worked well.
It will warm up the 2100 but that's normal..mine seldom got hot enough to worry me.
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Old Aug 12, 2005, 07:57 AM
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Thanks, Boss.

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Old Aug 12, 2005, 08:15 AM
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I am running a ACP 11x4.7 sf....Like boss says, it get a little warm, but not bad......As far as the Mini-Hot Rod, I've got one on the building board right next to my new Animal!!! Jim
Old Aug 26, 2005, 04:18 PM
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55' Edge is too sweet!
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What are yall putting your CG at on the Big Hot Rod?
Old Aug 27, 2005, 07:52 PM
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put a hacker a30 28s in your hot rod and hang on.
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Old Jun 06, 2006, 05:12 PM
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Hey guys, if anyone has their Hot rod laying around could they drop a tape across the elevator/stab and tell me what the span is? Thanks!!

Mike
Old Jun 06, 2006, 06:32 PM
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I just started working on putting together the Mini HR. Is anyone doing the elevator and rudder linkages different than the instructions indicate? Seems like there's an opportunity for slop in the linkages. I also have the full size HR NIB and may have to build that one soon too.

Gibby


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