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1. pictsidhe replied to the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

What utter rubbish. Insulted us in another life? Peter has personally insulted many of us personally in this life. That's before we get...

Oct 14, 2019 at 9:12 PM
2. Hephaestus replied to the thread Crashes in the News - Thread.

Canadair (mfg) has been gone since 86, so we've been hand making all replacement parts ever since... Maybe it's good training for the...

Oct 14, 2019 at 9:02 PM
3. cheapracer liked Rik-'s post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

I can see your point. Everything comes down to the \$ Can you take the heat from this site in your quest?

Oct 14, 2019 at 9:01 PM
4. cheapracer replied to the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

I already have, lol! I've been in the frypan a few times around here! But I haven't taken a cent from anybody, and my plane will be...

Oct 14, 2019 at 9:01 PM
5. poormansairforce liked cheapracer's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

Nonsense that it doesn't have anything to do with us.. - He is doing damage to the industry I hope to market to next year with my...

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:50 PM
6. BBerson replied to the thread Scale ME-262.

Actually, might need a twin engine jet rating or authorization. Good luck with that.

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:49 PM
7. Hephaestus replied to the thread Wing/paint protection film???.

Now... Assuming you're fully wrapping the canard back to the control surface - that 3M film would actually be a better finished surface...

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:44 PM
8. Kyle Boatright replied to the thread Chroming Parts.

These are exposed, but not in a prominent position. It wouldn't bother me if they were dull. I'm looking for something which won't rust...

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:37 PM
9. Himat replied to the thread Float design safety.

As BBerson say, a high wing RC floatplane will float upside down on the wing and forward part of the floats. The cabin will stay mostly...

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:33 PM
10. Marc Zeitlin replied to the thread Wing/paint protection film???.

Bill Simpson has already corrected this erroneous statement, but I'll elaborate. There are two versions of VG's that get installed on...

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:28 PM
11. Rik- replied to the thread Chroming Parts.

Electrolysis Nickel is not shinny, Show Nickel is but both tarnish as soon as they come into contact with water and will turn from...

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:26 PM
12. Himat liked BBerson's post in the thread Float design safety.

"whatever floats your boat" :D Nothing will right an upside down seaplane. But enough flotation or foam on the upper cabin might help....

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:23 PM
13. Rik- replied to the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

There are indeed some people on here that can actually do the walking and the talking but as I've asked, how would one fix the situation...

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:22 PM
14. Riggerrob replied to the thread Scale ME-262.

The first Messerschmitt 262 prototype made its first flight with straight wings, a piston engine and propeller in the nose, because jet...

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:21 PM
15. Rik- liked flyrite's post in the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

Never seen so many people so vested in something that really doesn’t have anything to do with them. Peter must’ve offended some of...

Oct 14, 2019 at 8:18 PM