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Old Jan 23, 2008, 03:56 PM
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Are those the GWS floats?
Old Jan 23, 2008, 04:30 PM
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Are those the GWS floats?
I used Multiplex floats with a Ernst #155 Water Rudder.
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Old Jul 21, 2008, 10:08 PM
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Ernst Rudder


Can you tell me how you hooked up the Ernst Rudder and the Multiplex Flotas to the Slowstick?
Old Jul 21, 2008, 10:58 PM
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Can you tell me how you hooked up the Ernst Rudder and the Multiplex Flotas to the Slowstick?
I use a flexible pushrod through a tube. The push rod is connected to the rudder servo. I am planning to detail the whole build soon.
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Old Oct 28, 2008, 12:14 PM
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floats


I'm intersted in installing floats on my 2nd ssx also. Have you use 2 sets of xgear?
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Old Oct 28, 2008, 01:01 PM
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I'm intersted in installing floats on my 2nd ssx also. did you use 2 seats of xgear?
The first SSX on floats was built before X-Gear was available. I use two X-Gear now that X-Gear is available.
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Old Oct 28, 2008, 04:52 PM
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thanks it looks great. thats kind off what I was thinking. and I have extra x gear.
Old Dec 20, 2008, 06:10 PM
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SSX on floats


I'm getting started on my water ssx. My flying field is about 15miles away, but there is a very nice lake 1mile from my house. I'm looking forward to some early morning, spring flying, right down the street. I went with a large 450 outrunner,so getting out of the water won't be a problem. I'm going to install a water rudder, and use a metal gear servo to control bolth rudders. thanks for the pick's J.
Old Jan 23, 2010, 08:42 AM
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James! I want this airplane! Haha.

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Old Jan 23, 2010, 10:43 AM
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James! I want this airplane! Haha.

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Hey Jim, Whee have you been? I never see you at the events anymore.

I just did a redesign on this kit.

The new design starts at page 107 of the original build thread.

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=646592

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Old Jan 23, 2010, 01:52 PM
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Had to have back surgery and it made me worse. Can't do much anymore, especially setting up sales at an event. I have a power wheelchair, etc. I'm trying to find a surgeon that can fix me. I will get another two or three opinions and see if there is a concensus!

I still have a lot of product. I took down the Hurricane website. My r/c boats are holding in there. Sales are slow but pays the bills!

I'm gonna try to get to a few events this year just to fly! Now with the power chair at least I can get from the pits to the pilot station. I can't walk that far without excruciating pain.

Hope to see you soon! Congrats on the success of your business! I'll take a look at the new kit. I need to build a float plane to fly when we go to run our boats! Some of those guys also fly. Might get you a couple of sales! ;-)



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Hey Jim, Whee have you been? I never see you at the events anymore.

I just did a redesign on this kit.

The new design starts at page 107 of the original build thread.

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=646592

James
Old Nov 20, 2014, 10:27 AM
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I used Multiplex floats with a Ernst #155 Water Rudder.
Are the Multiplex floats for the MiniMag or the Fun Cub?


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