Shop our Airplanes Products Drone Products Sales
Aug 01, 2012, 07:47 PM
Crash Test Pilot
Levictus's Avatar
How about this one?
http://www.hobbypartz.com/98p-55c-2200-3s1p.html
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Aug 01, 2012, 09:01 PM
check for reversed controls
alpea 41's Avatar
O K Vic gave me permission ... Here's a basic paint scheme on a Rusky jet that turned out nice.
Aug 01, 2012, 11:09 PM
Registered User
vicentel's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by Levictus View Post
That will work but it's out of stock as well I've not used gens ace but Hobbypartz sell good stuff.
Aug 02, 2012, 10:29 AM
Registered User
vicentel's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by alpea 41 View Post
O K Vic gave me permission ... Here's a basic paint scheme on a Rusky jet that turned out nice.
It looks great alpea! I love the simplicity of flat foamy jets and with a great scheme like yours, I would be proud to show that off.
Aug 05, 2012, 12:45 PM
Registered User
Besides giving a smooth finish does the WBPU + baby powder add some strength to the foam?
We battle to get depron in South Africa but do get something similar but not as strong.
Aug 05, 2012, 02:41 PM
Registered User
vicentel's Avatar
It does add strength but also protects it as well.
Aug 05, 2012, 11:30 PM
Registered User
JMSR's Avatar
Maidened this morning with great success! Very touchy, even on low rates. So much so that I wasn't really keen to try high just yet. I think I'll have to sort out some exponential rates. I'll post a vid when I can. Oh and what a beautiful sound it makes!!!
Aug 06, 2012, 02:05 AM
Registered User
vicentel's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by JMSR View Post
Maidened this morning with great success! Very touchy, even on low rates. So much so that I wasn't really keen to try high just yet. I think I'll have to sort out some exponential rates. I'll post a vid when I can. Oh and what a beautiful sound it makes!!!
Are you saying it's sensitive on all the controls or is it just pitch sensitive. Did you do the stock setup meaning full flying elevators using elevon mixing and TV? If that's the case then it shouldn't be roll sensitive. If it's the pitch then it could be that the CG is too far back, tail heavy. But definitely program in some expo. I start out at 30% expo and dial it in from there.

Vic
Aug 06, 2012, 04:08 AM
Registered User
JMSR's Avatar
I didn't mean touchy like it's a bad thing but thanks for your concern. I like a sharp, responsive plane as I tend to gently lean on the sticks rather than pushing them around for normal flight. I'd rather start out twitchy and tweak it as I get used to it rather than start dull and try to wring more out of it. 30% sounds like a good starter for sure as it was only the minor corrections that were a bit jerky. It's pretty balanced in terms of pitch and roll (yep to elevons and TV) so I'll fiddle with the expo and then do a bit of flying inverted to have a closer look at the CG but I think that's ok at this stage. I'd be disappointed if this plane didn't get the heart pumping!!
Aug 08, 2012, 05:28 AM
fortuna favet fortibus
Wobisch's Avatar
I've just started the painting job... seems to be a lot of work.
Aug 09, 2012, 09:36 PM
Crash Test Pilot
Levictus's Avatar
Anyone have any idea what or where to get these for the tv system: 1/8" O.D. brass bearing tube
Thanks in advance for the help...
Last edited by Levictus; Aug 10, 2012 at 09:30 AM.
Aug 10, 2012, 02:57 AM
fortuna favet fortibus
Wobisch's Avatar
This was a lot of work so far and it is still a long way to go...
Aug 10, 2012, 08:11 AM
Registered User
Waltjg's Avatar
Looks really great Wobisch! W
Aug 10, 2012, 08:16 AM
Crash Test Pilot
Levictus's Avatar
Wobisch...looks amazing!!!
Aug 10, 2012, 02:11 PM
Registered User
JMSR's Avatar
Stunning work Wobisch.


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Build Log Super Bandit Park Jet jetset44 Pusher Prop Jet Models 1094 May 04, 2016 08:36 PM
Discussion SU-38 super Flanker... pps/ going e-power Insanety Pusher Prop Jet Models 2 May 02, 2008 09:47 AM
Video Sukhoi Su-37 Maiden Flight Nadim Electric Plane Talk 2 Jul 12, 2007 04:41 AM
For Sale Walkera SU-27m/SU-35 Super Flanker $100 skotbro Aircraft - Electric - Jets (FS/W) 3 Dec 06, 2006 08:42 AM
Power set up for Great Planes Sukhoi SU-31 3D Profile Park Flyer Airplane? ChrisK7 Beginner Training Area (Aircraft-Electric) 0 May 14, 2005 06:15 PM