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Jun 20, 2011, 07:09 PM
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Jun 21, 2011, 11:02 PM
hass-alfed and bass-ackwards
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Oh!, never mind, you said Lybians
LIBYANS!!!!
Jun 21, 2011, 11:08 PM
Trolls more than he flys.
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Oh Dear.... Back to the future... or, Back to the Past.... or, back to the Back to the Future.. or.......
Jun 22, 2011, 12:04 AM
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Just another movie to quote lines from.

"Where we're going, we don't need....roads."



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Jun 22, 2011, 12:13 AM
Yeah, I can fly...
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Just another movie to quote lines from.

"Where we're going, we don't need....roads."



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"That's heavy!"
Jun 22, 2011, 01:33 AM
If you fail once try harder
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Does anybody know of a rc field in payson? my mom wanted some her and me time any ideas?

thanks,
Brad
Jun 22, 2011, 11:27 AM
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Fly small out of a vacant lot. There is a rodeo park/fairgrounds as you roll down the hill into Payson to the west (left...military left) that is open enough for park flyers.
BUT, not much Mom/Son time in that.
Jun 22, 2011, 01:43 PM
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Thank you Rick, I was thinking of a hike with her cause she likes to hike. I might go to flagstaff cause they have both, rc field and a nice hiking trails.

cheers,
Brad
Jun 22, 2011, 01:49 PM
Jeremy-I'm crash proof!
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Not sure if this field still exists? I think I stopped out there in 2008.

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Jun 22, 2011, 03:28 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by neck
Not sure if this field still exists? I think I stopped out there in 2008.

RIM COUNTRY FLYERS
Flying Site Details
3100 23 RONALD WAUGH
Email Contact 807 S MUD SPRINGS RD
PAYSON AZ 85541
Phone: 602-616-0895
Visit Website


What does it mean by "max engine size 400"? is that 400cc or what?
Jun 22, 2011, 03:32 PM
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How would he know? Call them.
Jun 23, 2011, 05:59 PM
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HALP!

The Lancaster is about ready to test under power and I have some requirements I am trying to reconcile.

It needs to be propelled by these GWS 3-bladed props. OK, get prop adaptors for 3 bladed props.


Problem: Because we are being extra careful to keep it scale (it's going in a museum), we want to use these rubber spinners for 3-bladed props. The spinners require a shaft squeezing into a tube right into their centers to keep them in place.

The motors have shafts of 3mm

How do (can) I achieve all of this?

Barrett
Last edited by greenseaships; Jun 23, 2011 at 06:08 PM.
Jun 23, 2011, 06:20 PM
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That prop is best used with a prop adapter or threaded shaft. Being you have neither you may have to machine something to work that will still leave enough shaft for the hub to fit onto. Maybe not what you wanted to hear so let the experts chime in.

Oh, I have a lathe and some alumimum rod.

Dis
Jun 23, 2011, 07:17 PM
hass-alfed and bass-ackwards
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Thread the end of the shaft, and use a jamb-nut set-up. Then just push the nosecone on the threaded shaft.
Jun 24, 2011, 01:54 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by rampman
That prop is best used with a prop adapter or threaded shaft. Being you have neither you may have to machine something to work that will still leave enough shaft for the hub to fit onto. Maybe not what you wanted to hear so let the experts chime in.

Oh, I have a lathe and some alumimum rod.

Dis
Are you volunteering Rick??

Let me make sure I understand- You can make an aluminum adaptor for the prop shaft that can be threaded for the spinner? The threading goes all the way back so the prop can be fastened with hex nuts? Or does the aluminum shaft go forward of the prop? My only proplem I see is that the motor shaft is only 1/2 inch.