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For Sale DA 170 setup
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by Flyoften54 : Apr 18, 2018 at 11:25 PM
Well it is time to sell my DA 170 setup in order to make way for a 4 cylinder motor on my latest build, my Dalton extra 300. Here is what I have for sale. Thanks for checking it out. DA 170: $1000 -Fresh from DA. Engine has been overhauled. New cylinders, pistons and bearings, and new prop hub. It will need to be...
by ServoCity : Apr 18, 2018 at 3:43 PM
In our latest Secret Life of a Servo series Jason dives into the world of understanding the measurement of servo torque! https://www.servocity.com/servos
by RCPal : Apr 18, 2018 at 3:32 PM
Hi Fellows I am quite new to GSN. I have found it to be a great place for info on everything. so now I'm looking for a bit of input. I recently acquired a Bridi Dalotel 84". I don't as yet have it in my little hands to look at it, but am researching a suitable engine. The airplane calls for a .91cu. in. or 15cc. I...
by dominicm : Apr 17, 2018 at 1:24 PM
I was quite amazed by this. I had never seen or even heard of a Magnus Effect plane until Finley showed up with what looked like an upside down lawn mower. He's a very articulate kid and talked me through the physics of how this thing works. It doesn't just work...it flies really well...and he built it totally from...
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by GSAV8R : Apr 16, 2018 at 8:40 AM
SOLD I have a Hangar 9 Taylorcraft ARF that is partially assembled. This is the version with the one piece wing. The wing has been joined together, so it is too large to ship. Very nice ARF ready for your finishing touch. Plane is located near Trinity, Texas on Lake Livingston. I have copied a photo of...
by GSNadmin : Apr 15, 2018 at 10:32 PM
Friday, April 13, 2018 Dear members, We need your help. There is talk that the next reauthorization bill for the Federal Aviation Administration will eliminate the Special Rule for Model Aircraft – also known as Section 336 – which has allowed AMA to manage our members and fly safely and...
by dominicm : Apr 15, 2018 at 12:52 PM
My buddy James brought an old Kyosho Learjet off eBay 3 years ago...and over last few months gradually put some time into restoring it. This is an old ARF from Kyosho and originally had brushed motors in the fans and fixed landing gear. James replaced with nice 64mm EDF system with brushless motors and retractable...
by dominicm : Apr 14, 2018 at 1:25 PM
Awesome RC turbine action from a Classic Jets event that I attended and filmed at recently. This quarterly event brings out the best models and best pilots in the UK. Filmed in UltraHD/4K.
by mecallahan : Apr 13, 2018 at 12:45 PM
Hello everyone. Just joined from So. Lebanon, Ohio. Name is Mike. Been flying for about 30 years, I like WW1 warbirds and scale in general. Currently building a Balsa USA 1/3 scale Dr.-1 Triplane. Mike
by acerc : Apr 12, 2018 at 9:51 PM
Does anyone here form piano wire or know someone or someplace that does? I need gear for a custom build, another Pitts, and am not sure if I am capable.