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  1. AKNick attached a file to the thread GP 76 twin gas engine.

    [ATTACH] I stole this from our buddy supatims facebook. The props are new for something new and there is a new thing on the...

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  2. AKNick liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    http://www.balsawoodinc.com/ I have tried this site. Wood quality very good.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 4:07 PM
  3. AKNick liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    :brian-banana::brian-banana::brian-banana::brian-banana::woohoo!::woohoo!::woohoo!::woohoo!: Not only is it the right one it's the...

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  4. AKNick attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Rewriting some plans to make the super otter. Boy does that nose stick out and they had to! It’s so much lighter than the radial they...

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  5. AKNick replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Where do you buy bulk balsa, ply and spruce? Balsa USA and....______________

    Jan 16, 2019 at 1:45 AM
  6. AKNick liked stangflyer's post in the thread GP 76 twin gas engine.

    Shhh... no one say a word to my red heads. I heard about this twin a couple of months ago. I was not at liberty to say anything. But...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 1:44 AM
  7. AKNick replied to the thread I’m going out flying thread 2019.

    Try hard and believe in yourself! :roflmao:

    Jan 16, 2019 at 12:38 AM
  8. AKNick liked 49dimes's post in the thread I’m going out flying thread 2019.

    Not cold but pretty chilly for down here too. Supposed to warm up a bit so it can RAIN this weekend :ugh:. Don't know why I should be...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 12:38 AM
  9. AKNick replied to the thread I’m going out flying thread 2019.

    I'm feeling it too guys. This last week we got over 14" of snow. Switched to RAIN for a couple days, and the last two days have been...

    Jan 15, 2019 at 9:16 PM
  10. AKNick attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    [ATTACH] Some times you just gotta step away and let your garage door open because it smells like CA and balsa dust. Third...

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  11. AKNick liked Xpress's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Of course I didn't take any photos but I got my hands on a coworkers 70" Slick and started to work on fixing some things that just...

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  12. AKNick replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    To be honest, the radial otter was a terrible flying airplane. The turbonized super otter is what made it what it still is today. The...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 3:55 PM
  13. AKNick liked stangflyer's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Electric? [ATTACH] Did I hear you correct? Did you really say, electric??? [ATTACH] I just can't believe my eyes. It looked like you...

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  14. AKNick liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Put one of those high quality sound systems in it and it will purrrrr better than a gasser and sound awesome in the air :yesss:.

    Jan 14, 2019 at 3:51 PM
  15. AKNick liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Since I have a bit of time (before my radio arrives) I am taking my time getting the CAP 232 EX assembled. Got the guts better organized...

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  16. AKNick replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Nope. This is an old DHC-3 Otter Kit that I was gifted from a coworker. The DHC-2 Beaver Kit should be shipped in January. It’s getting...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 3:50 PM
  17. AKNick replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Except... I’m going to convert it to a super otter and go electric.

    Jan 14, 2019 at 3:23 AM
  18. AKNick liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I did get the box open for the replacement Chunk 'O' Foam today :). [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  19. AKNick liked Bluepilot2003's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] The Freewing twin 70mm Su-35 is super easy to build. I didn’t think that as it was coming out of the box. But...

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  20. AKNick liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    I just sat and stared at my new radio. In disgust. I then stared at my dog.

    Jan 14, 2019 at 2:18 AM
  21. AKNick attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Well started a new build. Unionville Otter 6ft wing. Two nights into it and it’s coming together thanks to the quick work of the scroll...

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  22. AKNick replied to the thread GP 76 twin gas engine.

    Yeah, would love to get a sneak peak from the company website.... dimesions would be a good piece of info... like cap to cap....

    Jan 12, 2019 at 4:23 PM
  23. AKNick liked 49dimes's post in the thread GP 76 twin gas engine.

    Thanks for sharing. And thanks for a bit of clarity.....76cc. I actually tried to search GP's site with no results. Fergus Lin's FB page...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 4:20 PM
  24. AKNick attached a file to the thread GP 76 twin gas engine.

    This was stolen from the other site. . . which also mentioned a possible release date in Jan/Feb. We shall see. [ATTACH] A google...

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  25. AKNick replied to the thread GP 76 twin gas engine.

    I think It's a 76cc Twin and there will be a 38cc single. I couldn't help but notice that Extreme Flight just announced they'll be...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 4:53 AM