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by Dave Lowe
June 30th, 2016, 9:37 pm
Forum: Your New Projects
Topic: Super Constellation
Replies: 114
Views: 26661

Re: Super Constellation

Awesome! Well done and congratulations.

After all that I thought you could have afforded a hi viz suit each
by Dave Lowe
May 21st, 2016, 9:49 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: sullivan starters
Replies: 2
Views: 694

Re: sullivan starters

Easy enough to repair, the "switch" is just a cube of foam rubber between two copper strips encased within the rubber handle which you press to activate the motor. Remove the end case and the switch can then be removed, slide off the outer rubber sleeve to reveal two copper strips between ...
by Dave Lowe
March 1st, 2016, 2:14 pm
Forum: Your New Projects
Topic: Wellington build thread
Replies: 109
Views: 20326

Re: Wellington build thread

Hi Steve
Thanks for your reply but Slec only have "T" pins...
by Dave Lowe
February 28th, 2016, 10:38 pm
Forum: Your New Projects
Topic: Wellington build thread
Replies: 109
Views: 20326

Re: Wellington build thread

Hi Steve,
A bit off the subject but where did you get your modelling pins from? they look to be exactly what I'm looking for.
Great build BTW been watching since day one.
by Dave Lowe
January 10th, 2016, 10:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Break Out the Defibrillators
Replies: 2
Views: 635

Re: Break Out the Defibrillators

OH YES, I'd like one of those in my workshop, and I think I would need a defibrillator as well.
by Dave Lowe
November 10th, 2015, 10:29 am
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: 2016 fees
Replies: 18
Views: 1799

Re: 2016 fees

Very much appreciated and totally unexpected many thanks :D
by Dave Lowe
October 4th, 2015, 9:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Glassfibre matting
Replies: 3
Views: 600

Re: Glassfibre matting

Try Phil Clark at Fighter Aces. Always gives good advice and great service he might even be on here later if he see's your post.
by Dave Lowe
May 19th, 2015, 1:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Trunking for servo leads
Replies: 1
Views: 767

Re: Trunking for servo leads

Wicks also have it just bought a length 2mtrs. 95p
by Dave Lowe
May 19th, 2015, 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Ken Forty Druine D31 Turbulent Plan
Replies: 2
Views: 1696

Re: Ken Forty Druine D31 Turbulent Plan

Have sent P.M.
by Dave Lowe
May 12th, 2015, 9:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: WW1 Models at Cosford
Replies: 11
Views: 1463

Re: WW1 Models at Cosford

If Hannibal's are included please add my name to the list, But I should point out that I'm on our side, Roundals an all
by Dave Lowe
January 30th, 2015, 2:26 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: Lipo's
Replies: 8
Views: 954

Re: Lipo's

Main leads are showing a voltage of 11.49 with the Deans connector soldered on and also without the Deans connector i.e. just bare wires, and charger is still reporting "connection break" when I connect these batteries, but there is no problem with any other batteries of the same type, How...
by Dave Lowe
January 30th, 2015, 12:14 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: Lipo's
Replies: 8
Views: 954

Re: Lipo's

Did not check the main leads but will do this afternoon,
by Dave Lowe
January 30th, 2015, 10:46 am
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: Lipo's
Replies: 8
Views: 954

Re: Lipo's

Only that they were charged to 49%
by Dave Lowe
January 30th, 2015, 10:37 am
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: Lipo's
Replies: 8
Views: 954

Re: Lipo's

Thanks Rob, I'll do those checks today. (why did'nt I think of that).
by Dave Lowe
January 29th, 2015, 10:12 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: Lipo's
Replies: 8
Views: 954

Lipo's

Yesterday I purchased two new Turningy 2.200mah. 3cell 11.1v. Lipo's with XT60 connectors, today I changed the connectors to Deans as I have done many times before, but now when I try to charge them my Overlander charger keeps showing " connection break ", I have re.soldered thinking perha...
by Dave Lowe
January 18th, 2015, 12:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Ian Pottinger
Replies: 14
Views: 2674

Re: Ian Pottinger

So sad to hear of Ian's passing what a smashing guy, Why does it always have to be the good guys.
My condolences to Gale and his family.
by Dave Lowe
January 4th, 2015, 8:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Sad News
Replies: 2
Views: 1192

Re: Sad News

We have just received the results of Clive's post- mortem it was as suspected a heart attack. The funeral will take place on the 15th. Jan. at 11-00am. At :- St. Johns Church, Church Lane, Hammerwich. Staffs.. WS7 0JS All are welcome.
by Dave Lowe
December 24th, 2014, 2:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: Sad News
Replies: 2
Views: 1192

Sad News

It is with great regret that I have to announce the sudden death of one of our new members Clive Greenhough on Saturday 20th. December. Clive only joined the association earlier this year at the Catton garden party, He had been flying Helicopters for a number of years before deciding to try his hand...
by Dave Lowe
October 31st, 2014, 10:49 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: Dodgy veneer on foam wings
Replies: 7
Views: 1642

Re: Dodgy veneer on foam wings

When using Copydex I find you get a better job if you coat the foam, and veneer or balsa and then leave overnight to dry completely before rolling the foam wing onto the veneer, I normally start at the trailing edge and roll toward the leading edge. This way there is no moisture left in the adhesive...
by Dave Lowe
June 7th, 2014, 9:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion Topics
Topic: 1/3 scale full bodied pilot
Replies: 8
Views: 2099

Re: 1/3 scale full bodied pilot

Hi Stuart, I'ts taken me ages to get back on this site, lets hope I am able to stay logged-on. A third scale Pete's Pilot should be available from :- Roger Hawkins Broadaford Farm 12 Carter Road Ivybridge Devon Telephone 07798772711 He bought all Pete's moulds and equipment when he retired with a vi...

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