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Old Oct 10, 2011, 03:10 PM
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Old Oct 13, 2011, 01:53 PM
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Grumman F6F Hellcat HobbyKing & Parkzone F4F Wildcat


Hy guy´s here is my a little tuned F6F for Aircombat.

Video taken from maidenflight.

Hellcat Epo to o! 003.MOV (1 min 43 sec)


4 Blade Ramoser Varioprop 8.9" with 6" pitch, a Dymond Master HQ 3637 1370 kv and a 3S5000 Zippy Flightmax Lipo. Only little tunig with a 6 mm cfk tube as extra spar in the wings. Weight 1150g.

The Wildcat is the one from Parkzone, tuned with a 3545-8 1300 k/v Robbe Roxxy turning a 10/5 APC E prop. 3S3300 Dymond Lipo. 950g flightweight
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Old Oct 13, 2011, 03:07 PM
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Kyosho FW-190


sheez! Finally got around to flying her.
I was worried about hauling around a 6s-5000, But no problem what a sweetheart.
MP 60; 80 amp esc; 15x8 three blade.
She ain't fast, But man does she climb forever!
Old Oct 13, 2011, 09:24 PM
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Bout time you got that bird back in the air, looks good.
Old Oct 13, 2011, 09:26 PM
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Hopefully the next pics will have gear doors. I'm making some out of .020 aluminum. TW
Old Oct 13, 2011, 09:35 PM
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That always seems to be the finishing touch on these warbirds.
Old Oct 14, 2011, 08:39 PM
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sheez! Finally got around to flying her.
I was worried about hauling around a 6s-5000, But no problem what a sweetheart.
MP 60; 80 amp esc; 15x8 three blade.
She ain't fast, But man does she climb forever!
If you change the prop to a 14x9 3 blade, you could gain a few miles per hour.

I was running my Kyosho Fw-190 on 5s 5000 using a 13x8x3 with a 580kv motor. Speed was around 75 mph...so pretty decent.
I have the H&M Corsair running a 600kv motor on 5s spinning a 14x10 2 blade. Much faster then the Kyosho 190.
Shes the fastest WWII plane at the field usually....that is of course until I bring out the Graupner FW-190 D9 sporting an 8s 5000 295kv motor spinning a 15x13 prop.
Shes flying over 100+mph full throttle.
Old Oct 15, 2011, 01:52 AM
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Thanks,K.
Maybe if I break a prop. The 15" looks great and I'm happy with it for now. TW
Old Oct 15, 2011, 06:04 AM
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Well, she's just the same as everyone else's but I have to say that I'm greatly enjoying my little Parkzone Spitfire MkIX. First model that I've flown with electric retracts too, and I'm impressed with their operation.
Old Oct 15, 2011, 11:41 AM
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Got several great flights in on the Me-163 at the Ace in the Hole event in Vegas, Oct 7-9.
I think all the pics are from hillbillie except for the landing pic.
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Old Oct 15, 2011, 11:46 AM
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That's Cool J Morgan.
What is your launch procedure? Just punch it off the stand?! TW
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Old Oct 15, 2011, 11:50 AM
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Yep, punch her off. I have it on two standard aerfoam bungees, each pulling 30 lbs.

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Old Oct 15, 2011, 12:41 PM
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That's Cool J Morgan.
What is your lunch procedure?
Ditto on "Cool" Never seen one of those.

As for me I usually have a sandwich or a salad.
Old Oct 16, 2011, 04:56 AM
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Superb as always J
Old Oct 24, 2011, 05:00 PM
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Awesome!

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Hy guy´s here is my a little tuned F6F for Aircombat.

Video taken from maidenflight.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zy2jg3f9ctc

4 Blade Ramoser Varioprop 8.9" with 6" pitch, a Dymond Master HQ 3637 1370 kv and a 3S5000 Zippy Flightmax Lipo. Only little tunig with a 6 mm cfk tube as extra spar in the wings. Weight 1150g.

The Wildcat is the one from Parkzone, tuned with a 3545-8 1300 k/v Robbe Roxxy turning a 10/5 APC E prop. 3S3300 Dymond Lipo. 950g flightweight


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