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« Reply #75 on: February 05, 2019, 11:23:15 PM »
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KK check out this link of the thread on soda can nose bearing.
I think even non registered guests can access it.
http://www.hippocketaeronautics.com/hpa_forum/index.php?topic=20755.0
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« Reply #76 on: February 05, 2019, 11:29:17 PM »
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Useful to have a Jewellersís nose plier - the one with rounded jaws to do such work.
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« Reply #77 on: February 06, 2019, 09:25:04 PM »
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Some pics to explain what I did to make a nose bearing from a soda can ring

This can be a viable alternative for the nose bearings that are being sold from the US.

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« Reply #78 on: February 07, 2019, 09:16:01 PM »
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Some more on Soda Can Nose Bearing

Some pics to show weight of the bearing and a comparison of size and weight with nose bearings made of aircraft aluminium I got from the USA that are used in used in F1D , Penny plane and Science Olympiad models.

My bearing compares well with them in terms of size and weight.

Making nose bearings can be a separate topic but since it is used in rubber powered models being on this page is useful and relevant.
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« Reply #79 on: February 07, 2019, 09:20:38 PM »
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Some more on Soda Can Nose Bearing

Pics showing comparative size

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« Reply #80 on: February 07, 2019, 11:41:18 PM »
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Saw the details on hippocket. (Iím a member there too Grin)
But I fear this level of work is too fine for my capabilities.
(My daughter used to make books with written content and a stitched spine, the size of a thumbnail!)

Iíve only recently started on Peanut Scale...
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« Reply #81 on: February 10, 2019, 08:17:19 PM »
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Iíve only recently started on Peanut Scale...

Must get into scale FF models too. They are time consuming to build and need attention to detail. Some of them can also be difficult to trim to get decent performance. Nevertheless a good finished scale model with authentic colour scheme is a work of art.
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« Reply #82 on: February 12, 2019, 12:50:37 AM »
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Druine Turbulent, Pilatus Porter and 1945 Iambus ...

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« Reply #83 on: February 12, 2019, 06:49:13 AM »
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Congratulations on a wonderful build. They look good! Wish you terrific maiden,if not already.
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« Reply #84 on: February 12, 2019, 09:58:55 PM »
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@Free Flight,
Thanks. But these are not exactly new models...
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« Reply #85 on: February 13, 2019, 08:40:00 AM »
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Ouch, my bad. Sorry about that Mr. Iyer. Coming back to Free flights after a while. But they sure look good, any flight videos?
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« Reply #86 on: February 13, 2019, 01:38:31 PM »
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Druine Turbulent, Pilatus Porter and 1945 Iambus ...

Like the offbeat designs like Iambus.
Can you post the plan link ó on Outerzone??
Check out the offbeat designs / plans of models by Bill Brown on HPA.
I have posted pics of his Yvette rubber power. An ideal model to convert to capacitor power. There is a topic on this in HPA.
My BOBNI awaits full power trials in a suitable space.
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« Reply #87 on: February 14, 2019, 12:41:18 AM »
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Ouch, my bad. Sorry about that Mr. Iyer. Coming back to Free flights after a while. But they sure look good, any flight videos?

Look up andiyerlko on youtube (thatís my wife).
Some nice videos there, incl a few free flight...
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« Reply #88 on: February 14, 2019, 01:32:35 AM »
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Thanks. Truly good videos, specially the jet landing not needing any net after all, but always be safe. Also loved your living room rubber powered scale flyer. I do that home too before I can get to the field, cannot resist.

You have a great flying field. Happy for you. A bit envious about that (..just joking). , my RC field is 3 miles away and my FF field is 40 miles away. So I fly FF at the local town soccer field/s. Have to fly at dawn and out by 8 as when kids come in.

Here is my soccer field video.
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« Reply #89 on: February 14, 2019, 01:53:41 AM »
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One does what one can.

http://www.rcindia.org/free-donations-and-sweepstakes/can-small-cash-prizes-encourage-attempts/msg298081/#new

We have a new airfield, but posting that here would divert this thread too far afield...
See ďRC Aiport, IndoreĒ thread
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