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by Nigel Cox
August 17th, 2019, 6:30 pm
Forum: Electric Stuff
Topic: Programming HobbyWing Platinum OPTO ESC
Replies: 1
Views: 119

Re: Programming HobbyWing Platinum OPTO ESC

I have the 100amp non-opto version and I used the optional bluetooth adapter and programmed it via the iphone app
by Nigel Cox
August 3rd, 2019, 7:34 am
Forum: Your New Projects
Topic: Convair YF2Y-1 Sea Dart
Replies: 187
Views: 28587

Re: Convair YF2Y-1 Sea Dart

by Nigel Cox
May 29th, 2019, 5:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Paint Masks
Replies: 12
Views: 867

Re: Paint Masks

by Nigel Cox
May 28th, 2019, 5:29 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: Which battery type
Replies: 9
Views: 392

Re: Which battery type

Have a look at https://www.4-max.co.uk/recommended-setups.htm there might be something similar to your kit to give you an idea of what motor to use
by Nigel Cox
February 8th, 2019, 11:18 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: Electronics whizz needed, Oxfordshire area
Replies: 12
Views: 1971

Re: Electronics whizz needed, Oxfordshire area

Have a look at this https://cpc.farnell.com/c/cable-leads-c ... -terminals you will see the JST connectors come in many different styles and contact numbers
by Nigel Cox
December 2nd, 2018, 6:30 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: Carbon wing tube and sleeve
Replies: 5
Views: 969

Re: Carbon wing tube and sleeve

https://www.bucks-composites.com/ but they only do CF tubes
by Nigel Cox
July 25th, 2018, 6:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: CAA Permission For Model Fying Over 400ft
Replies: 7
Views: 1000

Re: CAA Permission For Model Fying Over 400ft

What annoys me with this is the mixture of 400' and 1km I know were're in the middle of Brexit, but could they not stick to one unit of measurement ??
by Nigel Cox
July 22nd, 2018, 7:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Latest Journal
Replies: 89
Views: 7700

Re: Latest Journal

I'm only a guy that sits the other side of the barriers to watch you guys perform, I asked a friend for a new version of the logo, and he's still tweeking it with a few suggestions from Rob, So if there is a name/acronym that is suitable I'll see what my friend can come up with ??
by Nigel Cox
July 21st, 2018, 7:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Latest Journal
Replies: 89
Views: 7700

Re: Latest Journal

How does LMAFA sit as in (Large Model Aircraft Flying Association) ?? seems to be the exact description of what is involved and doesn't appear to bring up any negative/saucy things in a Google search ??
by Nigel Cox
July 18th, 2018, 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Latest Journal
Replies: 89
Views: 7700

Re: Latest Journal

Friend of mine Dean made this ?
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by Nigel Cox
July 9th, 2018, 6:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Is this normal ?
Replies: 1
Views: 501

Is this normal ?

I've just been going through the photo's I took yesterday and this one didn't look correct, it appears only one elevator is working ? or is it normal for this Bristol ?
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by Nigel Cox
March 21st, 2018, 6:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Haydock
Replies: 2
Views: 402

Re: Haydock

I'm going from Milton Keynes if that's any help ?
by Nigel Cox
September 15th, 2017, 5:40 pm
Forum: Electric Stuff
Topic: New to brushless
Replies: 16
Views: 2409

Re: New to brushless

You can put your data into this site https://www.ecalc.ch/ and try different prop size/pitch and other variables to see what the calculated power will be without risking any damage
by Nigel Cox
July 5th, 2017, 10:38 pm
Forum: Radio Equipment
Topic: Futaba14sg
Replies: 23
Views: 2762

Re: Futaba14sg

I don't know if it's anything like trying to program a Tarranis , it also comes with no real manual to fall back on, mine came very close to being launched out of the window many times, even the multitude of youtube videos didn't help, eventually after a few weeks of trial n error and using the PC i...
by Nigel Cox
March 30th, 2017, 5:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Members map
Replies: 15
Views: 2034

Re: Members map

A car forum that I'm an Admin staff on, we have a members map, and we leave it to the members if they want to add their location it's down to them how accurate (full postcode) or just general area
by Nigel Cox
March 15th, 2017, 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: LiPo danger
Replies: 18
Views: 2851

Re: LiPo danger

This sounds like an interesting idea http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-38637357
by Nigel Cox
January 26th, 2017, 6:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: London Model Engineering Expo
Replies: 15
Views: 2561

Re: London Model Engineering Expo

James Ladell wrote: Will keep trying to get in but looks like they don't think we have anything to add to the event.


Shame that, not quite sure why they had a massive Leggo stand then, how that is more model engineering than the superb models produced by the LMA members ??
by Nigel Cox
January 22nd, 2017, 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: London Model Engineering Expo
Replies: 15
Views: 2561

London Model Engineering Expo

I went to this yesterday, the BMFA were there with the Simulator trailer and many models flying with the Horizon guys. Would it be an idea to a stand there next year to promote the LMA ?
by Nigel Cox
January 22nd, 2017, 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Quadcopters
Replies: 7
Views: 1420

Re: Quadcopters

Before Xmas I had a row with the manager of the "Menkind" shop in Norhampton, as he was flying a quad in the shop over the customers, I informed him of the CAA/BMFA Drone code but he said it didn't apply as he had a letter from his head office that said it was OK to fly them in the shop !!...
by Nigel Cox
January 2nd, 2017, 9:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: 1/10 Beverley
Replies: 2
Views: 1086

Re: 1/10 Beverley

Glad it went to someone who'll hopefully get it flying, I sent Malcom some videos of the full size and one of another smaller model, Be nice to see it at one of the shows sometime soon, Malcom's updates on his build were entertaining & be sad if this model didn't get "air below it's wings&q...

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