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Dec 04, 2006, 11:34 PM
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Alfa Model F-86 Sabre


Hey guys,

I just purchased this plane from a local hobby shop, it was used, came with a hacker es-4900kv, e-flite servos, hacker x-20 speed controller, reciever all pre-installed, little damage to the nose from a bad landing apparently, nothing i can't fix. Unfortunately it did not come with a manual.

Does anyone know where the C.G point is on this plane? Any advice/hints with this plane would be appreciated.


Thanks

Luis
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Dec 04, 2006, 11:41 PM
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there should be some small lines under the wings next to the fuse..thats the cg ..I think! ) I will check
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Dec 04, 2006, 11:48 PM
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Two moulded-in pips on the underside of the airframe mark the CofG point
Dec 05, 2006, 10:21 AM
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Do you guys know of any place that sells Replacement pieces for this model?

I would like to change the Front Plastic Duct, It is a little banged up, and i think it would be lighter and easier to just buy a new one, then trying to fix it up.

Thanks,

Luis
Dec 05, 2006, 10:46 AM
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Originally Posted by GWSLAWNDART
Do you guys know of any place that sells Replacement pieces for this model?

I would like to change the Front Plastic Duct, It is a little banged up, and i think it would be lighter and easier to just buy a new one, then trying to fix it up.

Thanks,

Luis
You might have more resources over in the "foamy EDF" forum. Here's a link to one thread that talks about an aftermarket nose/duct reinforcement for the Alfa F-86: https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=575608
Good Luck,
-Mike
Dec 05, 2006, 12:15 PM
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Mike,

Thanks for the Reply, I send RedFive a PM, His kit looks like it will be a PERFECT replacement, I'm excited


Luis


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