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Snoopy1's Recent Activity

   
  1. Snoopy1 liked stangflyer's post in the thread Scale Don Smith P-51 Mustang.

    I appreciate the reminder Kelly. I actually did a lot of research on this exact tres banga! Sounds ok... (nothing like the Kolm) but...

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  2. Snoopy1 liked AKNick's post in the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    Tail Wheel Assembly. Three wood screws, and a ball link tiller system with nothing pre-drilled for you. What I mean is this is...

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  3. Snoopy1 liked AKNick's post in the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    Adding the control horn to the rudder. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] The key here is to make sure your control horns are symmetric and...

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  4. Snoopy1 liked AKNick's post in the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    Rudder Assembly If I took the time to read the tip from @HRRC Flyer of using a hole punch into blue painters tape, it would have...

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  5. Snoopy1 liked AKNick's post in the thread 3DHS 75" EDGE 540 V2 Assembly Thread.

    I am with you here as well. The scheme is killer! This plane will help me determine whether to get its bigger 92" brother or the tried...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 5:57 PM
  6. Snoopy1 attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Starting look like a plane again still a long way to go [ATTACH]

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  7. Snoopy1 liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    You overthink everything Kelly. All you had to do is fly inverted. [IMG]

    Oct 16, 2018 at 11:11 AM
  8. Snoopy1 attached a file to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Ok made some progress on the rebuilding of the 20cc Edge that had small encounter with the ground. Most of the fuselage has been...

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  9. Snoopy1 replied to the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    That’s good now I do not have stand on my head to watch the video, because I can not turn the IPad upside down it keeps correcting it self.

    Oct 16, 2018 at 7:59 AM
  10. Snoopy1 liked 49dimes's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Was able to get the "Avanti Cam" squared away so it will video record with the picture right side up :). Had enough slack in ribbon to...

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  11. Snoopy1 liked 49dimes's post in the thread Scale Don Smith P-51 Mustang.

    High end products means High end problems.....UGH :face-palm:. Well.....There is also that "alternative" we discussed :ooh?:. [ATTACH]

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  12. Snoopy1 replied to the thread Krill 39% Ultimate 300KS Assembly And Paint.

    Looks good . I have done it once and as you said cross your fingers that it comes apart. Lucky mine came apart but still had work at it...

    Oct 16, 2018 at 7:55 AM
  13. Snoopy1 liked Jetpainter's post in the thread Krill 39% Ultimate 300KS Assembly And Paint.

    Tonight I laid down the glass cloth in the cowl for the lip. I started by masking the outside right to the edge with blue vinyl...

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  14. Snoopy1 liked stangflyer's post in the thread Scale Don Smith P-51 Mustang.

    This is very true. But I have not tossed in the towel yet. I sent an email to Tony Clark Practical Scale and one direct to Kolm Engines....

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:32 PM
  15. Snoopy1 replied to the thread Scale Don Smith P-51 Mustang.

    That sucks, but I belive you are doing the right thing . Either one will be able to help you. I have dealt with Tony he was good to...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:32 PM
  16. Snoopy1 liked dhal22's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Mine started much easier Sunday. Once warmed up, it popped on 1st flip then 3-5 flips after choke released. Fun weekend, flew a lot.

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:25 PM
  17. Snoopy1 replied to the thread Discussion Nothing.

    Loving this.

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:24 PM
  18. Snoopy1 liked dhal22's post in the thread Discussion Nothing.

    I suppose. A day later and I have nothing..

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:23 PM
  19. Snoopy1 liked acerc's post in the thread Discussion Nothing.

    So this is what online forums have come down to?

    Oct 15, 2018 at 11:23 PM
  20. Snoopy1 liked stangflyer's post in the thread Discussion Nothing.

    Ever have those moments when you just wanted to reach out and [ATTACH] your children? Well, I am not that rotten. So instead.[ATTACH]...

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  21. Snoopy1 liked 49dimes's post in the thread Scale 1/4 Scale 148" Shrike Commander.

    EME 35 about 21 pounds static thrust with 20x10. But I totally forgot about the RCGF 50T! Angled plugs and only 8.77" inches across plug...

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  22. Snoopy1 liked Patto's post in the thread Scale 1/4 Scale 148" Shrike Commander.

    Looking around, it appears the best options for twins are the VVRC 40's, RCGF 40's, and DLE 40's. Another option would be EME 35's with...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 6:03 PM
  23. Snoopy1 liked pawnshopmike's post in the thread Scale 1/4 Scale 148" Shrike Commander.

    I had a DLE 40 on a Stinson. I bought the DLE brand new and I put Bowman rings in it before the first start. I also replaced the plugs...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 6:03 PM
  24. Snoopy1 liked 49dimes's post in the thread Discussion Nothing.

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  25. Snoopy1 liked Xpress's post in the thread The 'What did you do in your workshop tonight?' thread.

    Odd. Both of my DA120's started very easily. I rock the crank (by spinning the spinner by hand) back and forth a handful of times until...

    Oct 15, 2018 at 5:57 PM