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  1. solentlife replied to the thread Seaplanes ... rock.

    The Polaris is a clever design and flies superb ... BUT BEWARE ... inverted OR trying to do an outside loop ... make sure you have...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 12:27 PM
  2. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFOAMIES DE HAVILLAND MOSQUITO "THE WOODEN WONDER".

    HOLY MOLY !! I put the 9x4.5 3 blader on and ran it up ... I thought the motor was going to rip out of there ...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 10:43 AM
  3. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFOAMIES DE HAVILLAND MOSQUITO "THE WOODEN WONDER".

    Please do not misunderstand me - I'm not arguing or trying to be rude. I realised that on reading and watching the videos. I have to...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:51 AM
  4. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFOAMIES DE HAVILLAND MOSQUITO "THE WOODEN WONDER".

    That must have been massive over power ? I have to admit that when I read the props used by others on this Mossie - I was surprised. My...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 8:41 AM
  5. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFOAMIES DE HAVILLAND MOSQUITO "THE WOODEN WONDER".

    20 sheets per box ... each sheet 1.25m x 0.8m Price ? Been a while since buying but I paid 66 Euros for box of 6mm and 49 Euros for box...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:55 AM
  6. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFOAMIES DE HAVILLAND MOSQUITO "THE WOODEN WONDER".

    ok ... tks. Excellent

    Jan 17, 2019 at 7:17 AM
  7. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFOAMIES DE HAVILLAND MOSQUITO "THE WOODEN WONDER".

    When you say "I put two el-cheapo 1400kv motors and threw a three cell in it and she had plenty at 1/3 throttle with the same props even...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 3:23 AM
  8. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFOAMIES DE HAVILLAND MOSQUITO "THE WOODEN WONDER".

    OK ... ESC's arrived today but still waiting for one 2210 1400kv motor ... Fitted one motor .. ESC and wing panel. eCalc indicates...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 11:18 AM
  9. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFoamies Avro Lancaster WW2 Heavy Bomber- Plan Available!!.

    I was joking about the Scalpel ... have you seen the price of a good one ??? No wonder surgeons fees are so high ! I have replaceable...

    Jan 16, 2019 at 10:34 AM
  10. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFoamies Avro Lancaster WW2 Heavy Bomber- Plan Available!!.

    I would as well if my laser machine had larger work area.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 6:39 AM
  11. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFoamies Avro Lancaster WW2 Heavy Bomber- Plan Available!!.

    I have to buy myself a new 'scalpel' ..... those clean cuts are making me feel inadequate !!

    Jan 16, 2019 at 2:32 AM
  12. solentlife replied to the thread WHAT DID YOU FLY TODAY???.

    Funny that with English - you can have awful spelling and reader can still get whats said. I must admit that i tend to speed read -...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 11:17 AM
  13. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFOAMIES DE HAVILLAND MOSQUITO "THE WOODEN WONDER".

    Yes another question .... Did anyone chamfer the aerofoil wing sheets leading and trailing edges to have them sit onto the basic wing...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 8:41 AM
  14. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFOAMIES DE HAVILLAND MOSQUITO "THE WOODEN WONDER".

    While waiting for the last items ... tacked the wing sheets in place (will remove to fit ESC's and motors) ... got out my water based...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 8:05 AM
  15. solentlife replied to the thread FRCFOAMIES DE HAVILLAND MOSQUITO "THE WOODEN WONDER".

    6mm Depron ... we have a supply still here in Latvia ... I buy by the box load. Contrary to storys put out 'across the pond' - Depron...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 7:58 AM


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