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Old Jan 08, 2008, 01:00 PM
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I did 56s' and they are a TIGHT fit. Routed to papaer thin foam and then still ended up with a .5mm of servo sticking up on the TE side of it. I'll be happy till one of them stripps! I'd looked for 65 MG but, could not find'em locally. Not positive they will fit either though!
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Old Jan 08, 2008, 01:13 PM
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alright my should be comig today..other peeps who live in cali and ordered theres the same i did got theres yesterday..so mine should be here today!
Old Jan 08, 2008, 05:16 PM
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Hi all , in case i missed it has anyone posted the servo pocket dimensions?
Old Jan 08, 2008, 05:40 PM
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Sam, I orderd mine on the 4th to Ventura. I sent Ming an email a day or two ago and got this answer today....

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Confirm you payment, I will ship you the goods ASAP from Hong Kong.
Ming Lou
So either they are just getting ready to ship everything that wasn't a pre-order, or they are ??verbally?? confirming orders before shipment. You might want to send a courtesy e-mail to the man just to check.

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looking like the first in the line in Ventura for his..woohoo
Old Jan 08, 2008, 05:40 PM
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31mm X 21mm x 8mm
The wing is about 11mm thick there.

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Old Jan 08, 2008, 05:49 PM
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That's 2-3mm too thin for 81-85's. And there is NO WAY I'm gunna put my 125's in it.

Damn. Off to by more servos...
Old Jan 08, 2008, 06:06 PM
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Old Jan 08, 2008, 06:17 PM
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31mm X 21mm x 8mm
The wing is about 11mm thick there.

ian
mmm I wonder if D60's would have enough grunt for spoilerons?
Old Jan 08, 2008, 06:41 PM
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mmm I wonder if D60's would have enough grunt for spoilerons?
Shouldn't be any problem. Spoilerons don't take the abuse that
flaperons do in terms of aerodynamic loading and running into
ground clutter.

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Old Jan 08, 2008, 07:02 PM
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d60s....


not soundin so bad now, for a light setup.
Old Jan 08, 2008, 07:20 PM
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How about some reo tape along the leading edges as protction against those nasty bushes that like tearing chunks out
Old Jan 08, 2008, 07:28 PM
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Fiber tape will work, but remember you need to cover it with something else
UV resistant like a colored tape, iron on covering, or UV resistant Goop.
Fiber tape by itself will break down in the sunlight really fast.

If you just want some quick protection cover the leading edge with
3M 375 series or 3580 clear packing tape. Having a dead straight
leading edge makes it pretty easy.

ian
Old Jan 08, 2008, 07:33 PM
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Yep know what you mean about the UV i noticed our big hardware chain are stocking a very good quality clear exterior heavy duty tape wich could be the go.
Old Jan 08, 2008, 08:45 PM
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Sam, I orderd mine on the 4th to Ventura. I sent Ming an email a day or two ago and got this answer today....


So either they are just getting ready to ship everything that wasn't a pre-order, or they are ??verbally?? confirming orders before shipment. You might want to send a courtesy e-mail to the man just to check.

Boz
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muhahaha mines here!!!!!
Old Jan 08, 2008, 08:54 PM
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hey guys , my fox is almost done all i have to do is install my tow hook...glue the fuse and fly! im using tower pros...i had to make the aileron slots bigger for them to fit..they still stick up ..but hey watcha ganna do?..i dremmeled out the rudder servo using a safe guard to make sure i didnt go through. i dug a bout 3/4 of the rudder out..i made the slot to big..another watcha ganna do? so tomorow after school, i will work on installing my tow hook...im thinking of dremmeling a slot in front of the wheel,gooping a woood block with my tow hook installed...im thinking of making a t shaped wood block for extra strength ..what do you"grown ups" think of that?


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