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Aug 03, 2012, 04:28 PM
Must not buy more planes!
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Aug 07, 2012, 01:20 PM
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I use White Gorrilla for spars and other things, ( magnets for hatches )..
But this latest F-22 I've used Weldbond Universal Adhesive. It takes overnight to cure is the only draw back but it dries clear and has some flexability when dry. I got it at Michaels
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Aug 07, 2012, 08:05 PM
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Finished the grey , put a couple coats of WBPU on the top . Then a Monster sticker I had laying around.
Aug 09, 2012, 02:51 PM
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Originally Posted by alpea 41
Finished the grey , put a couple coats of WBPU on the top . Then a Monster sticker I had laying around.
Lookin' good.
Sep 07, 2012, 09:45 AM
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when is to much to much?

I have attempted to build 5 F-22 , I am a new flyer and pretty new to building, but building this plane is to much fun , I have just rediscovered my childhood. I also have the realflight sim so I put a lot of time simming and actually try to fly once a week . i will complete my build today and start installing electronics, wish me luck and any advice or links to help please let me know
Sep 07, 2012, 11:03 AM
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Good luck poppadoc,,,, As others have said, and I agree the F-22 airframe is really a lot of fun to fly . I just went from a DX 6I tx to a DX 7 and right away increased the controll travel to 125% ... It really turns and flips now. Fly it all the time , it's my favorite plane.
Sep 07, 2012, 11:14 AM
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Those birds look nice man. Are you using FFF to build them with, or is that EPP painted blue in the one pic just showing the undercarrage? I built one of these out of $ Tree Readiboard, left the paper on, and it was too heavy for the 2100kv motor. I tore most of the paper off and put a 2500kv motor on it and have yet to fly it. I've just purchased my first bundle of EPP and after I finish a couple of 3D projects I'm working on, I may make another F22.. it was a lot of fun to build, and they just simply look awesome!
Sep 07, 2012, 08:54 PM
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I think that is DOW I brought a bunle from LOWES, enough to make 30 planes for 35 bucks
Sep 08, 2012, 08:34 PM
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to much

i have 03 projects going one at one time, do i need to slow down or just go? I love this hobby .The F-22's are complete, I am working on the fins and elevons and starting on electronics now and putting my baby, the p-51 D mustang together woow , head is spinning but i will be airborne next week for more than an hour at one time next week. fun times.
Sep 09, 2012, 12:52 AM
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The 1400mm FMS war birds are all great flying and very forgiving planes . But the flat foamie F-22s are a real kick. 3 projects at once sounds like intervention is in order... lol
Sep 09, 2012, 10:14 PM
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Will start installing electronics Tommorow, have to go get som Balsa for firewall< engine mount.
Sep 15, 2012, 01:40 PM
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Mine being flown by a very good all around pilot last Sunday
20120909 0575 (2 min 38 sec)
Sep 23, 2012, 11:53 AM
I got a built foam fuselage and after some research I guess the plans must have came from this thread. Havent done anything else than added some indoor setup and it was a pleasant surprise, pretty maneuverable with thr and delta only.


Sep 26, 2012, 11:49 PM
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I built another one.
Sep 27, 2012, 12:08 AM
Foam abuser!
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Cool cammo! I assume that's paperboard with the pattern already on it?


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