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09-15-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,186
Posted By pattern14

When I had my heart trouble a few years back, I...

When I had my heart trouble a few years back, I told them I wanted the oldest ugliest nurse they had to help shower me. They must have turned that hospital upside down to find the size 10 babe with...
03-02-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 121,468
Posted By pattern14

Hi Ed:); so the one model that did not...

Hi Ed:); so the one model that did not bounce.....was it piloting skill that prevented this, or was there more to it?
12-13-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,655
Posted By pattern14

Being in Austalia means that what ever the US...

Being in Austalia means that what ever the US does, we do eventually:rolleyes: It's great that membership of one organisation entitles you to a dicount some where else, although in my experience,...
08-24-2013, 10:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,518
Posted By pattern14

Living in a pretty much forgotten Island south of...

Living in a pretty much forgotten Island south of Australia means that the rest of the world goes by without too much notice. I do hear lots of strange things about the good ol' USA though, on the...
07-11-2013, 12:28 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 32,671
Posted By pattern14

Hi Jimmy:), I've never even seen a real P80, or...

Hi Jimmy:), I've never even seen a real P80, or Meteor, although I've walked around a static, decommissioned Vampire. First "real" jet was a Mirage, before they were replaced with the Hornet,...
07-09-2013, 10:55 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 32,671
Posted By pattern14

experimentals and prototypes

Hi Barry:); for one second of madness, I nearly put the motors on the front of the nacelles, but stopped myself just in time. No doubt it would fly, but it just wouldn't be right::o. I have some...
Forum: Beginners
07-04-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,743
Posted By pattern14

I've made it my lifes' mission to crash as many...

I've made it my lifes' mission to crash as many times as possible before I die, and if it wasn't for EPP, I would be utterly without hope:{
06-09-2013, 08:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,971
Posted By pattern14

Thanks for the comments Forge:). Unfortunately,...

Thanks for the comments Forge:). Unfortunately, the official video is in the hands of the Military Historical society, and they have been a little hard to contact, as they only run the event every...
06-09-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,956
Posted By pattern14

Hi Barry:); it appears that the backing plate(s)...

Hi Barry:); it appears that the backing plate(s) have some sort of toothed/ratchet type of fit, and they were probably meant for lower powered park flyers. I have broken clevises before, and pulled...
03-19-2013, 01:52 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 18,203
Posted By pattern14

All these observations are pretty close to the...

All these observations are pretty close to the mark:) I had enough faith in the plane to buy another one that is still in the box unopened, just in case they no longer became available. Getting it...
02-26-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,980
Posted By pattern14

No questions are pointless; NOT asking for help...

No questions are pointless; NOT asking for help is a sure fire way to disaster:<:. Do you have someone to give you a hand with getting her in the air (friend, nearby club or hobby shop proprietor...
02-18-2013, 12:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,956
Posted By pattern14

can't help there:confused: all mine are belly...

can't help there:confused: all mine are belly landers, as the ground i fly from is way too rough for wheels:concern: That HK Fw190 looks good too; any idea who actually makes it?
Forum: Australia
12-10-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,861
Posted By pattern14

Welcome Raaf:D Don't really read the Oz forum...

Welcome Raaf:D Don't really read the Oz forum much, as 99% of my Wattflier time is spent in the main (U.S) forum. The reason being that the local one sems pretty dead most of the time, and replies to...
12-04-2012, 12:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,660
Posted By pattern14

I suspect Hank was being tongue in cheek as well....

I suspect Hank was being tongue in cheek as well. I've been a motorcyclist since my teens, and my BMW has now got 760,000klms (not a misprint) on her. She looks every day of it too:silly:The sidecar...
09-18-2012, 03:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,219
Posted By pattern14

Brilliant work

That looks fantastic Bob:D. You have done an amazing job; can't wait until it gets in the air:) I'll guess we'll have to wait for the thread now so we can get the inside story........if you get the...
06-22-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,091
Posted By pattern14

I'm just about over EDf's, for a number of...

I'm just about over EDf's, for a number of reasons, but I hear so many good things about this plane that I am still really keen to give it a go. Can't get one for under $140.00 including postage (...
Forum: Beginners
04-04-2012, 02:00 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,250
Posted By pattern14

Sorry to hear that Wayne:sad:, but at least...

Sorry to hear that Wayne:sad:, but at least getting back into R/C is a bonus ( I bet you know that BMW built aero engines and pioneered the early jets!) All the best for a full recovery:D
03-04-2012, 07:19 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 40,436
Posted By pattern14

us and them ?

I'm one of the founding members of a recently formed club that caters for all types, but has very few active members because of weather restrictions. There is a general lack of interest from the...
Forum: Beginners
01-14-2012, 01:10 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 29,791
Posted By pattern14

My radian flew ok, and I taught one rank...

My radian flew ok, and I taught one rank beginner on it, but it is hardly durable. I thought this was the "most durable" thread:confused:. The Z foam used in those things is just above styro in my...
Forum: Beginners
01-13-2012, 02:00 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 29,791
Posted By pattern14

look no further

The S&B Komet, the "C" model in particular. Flies from novice to ace, vast amount of power options, also slope soars. Eats zagi's and strykers for breakfast, not made in China, and is still the best...
10-19-2011, 01:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,949
Posted By pattern14

try these companies

Hey Gazza; if you want EPP, depending where you are, try "Wowings", the glider manufacturer on the Qld sunshine coast. Alternatively, "Canterbury sailplanes" in NZ has a good selection too. I buy...
04-09-2011, 03:23 AM
Replies: 1,346
Views: 254,969
Posted By pattern14

a couple of pic's....

Some photo's of the customised version.....
02-26-2011, 06:16 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,931
Posted By pattern14

Build a tougher plane

Why don't you make an EPP one next time;)
12-18-2010, 11:00 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 21,759
Posted By pattern14

all in your own good time Bob:) You've done a...

all in your own good time Bob:) You've done a brilliant job so far:D
11-03-2010, 07:59 AM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 371,195
Posted By pattern14

and again.........

With all the agriculture happening around me, I'm having to be a lot more resourceful. Trying to land my 2 metre span twin engined Arado 234 pusher is getting tricky. It's a heavy plane and comes in...
10-02-2010, 12:56 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 13,820
Posted By pattern14

Stenting!!!

Geez Bob, one of the areas I worked in a couple of years back did stenting and Bypasses and it is no small thing:eek: One of those re-think your life sort of experiences. I know a little bit about...
09-11-2010, 12:29 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,069
Posted By pattern14

almost lost for words

I don't own a gun, or lock my doors or windows. But i live in rural Tasmania, where tiger snakes and Devils are the only problem. Not sure how I would cope with such a violent dangerous world. take...
05-28-2010, 01:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,916
Posted By pattern14

a bit more....

Managed to put in about 10 more flights on this one yesterday:D. It seems that the concept of this aircraft was just about spot on. Considering the abysmal failure of my last piggy back jet, a semi...
04-26-2010, 12:33 AM
Replies: 2,155
Views: 371,195
Posted By pattern14

who crashed today.........

I did, again. This time though it was my motorcycle outfit that hit the fence, ran through it and ended up in the paddock where I normally fly. Could not get back the way I came, as it was all boggy...
Replies: 11
Views: 7,637
Posted By pattern14

MZK recievers

Had some glitches myself with all my radios ( JR, Futaba, Hitec etc). Bought an MZK sextra rx from Euromodels in Sydney, and all my troubles vanished:D. As soon as they have more stock in the new...
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