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  • jeffie8696's Avatar
    12-16-2014, 12:42 AM
    At Tower, its a Christmas miracle.
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  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-15-2014, 03:29 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Nice. I'm looking forward to how this flies on 8s. The underside of the wings and horizontal stabs are completely factory with the fuse...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • jeffie8696's Avatar
    12-15-2014, 02:02 PM
    I will always run an engine on the test stand for a tank or two to verify. And it gives me the opportunity to start the break in under ideal...
    13 replies | 203 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-11-2014, 11:28 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Lots of vids on youtube of the Habu 32 with various motor, esc, battery configurations that show many speeds. Best bet for you to actually "see"...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-10-2014, 01:31 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Main objective in changing the color scheme was the factory 32's didn't seem to have much of a difference in top vs bottom. Both sides had all the...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-10-2014, 01:24 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    For sure. Had I not bought two of the 32's five or so months ago, I would have held off and got the 32X. Biggest selling point between the two for...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-10-2014, 11:42 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    I'm hoping the "nose heavy" issue will be minimal and eliminated by positioning the batteries as far aft as possible. I've seen 10S and 12S Habu...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-10-2014, 10:51 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Thanks for the info. Yeah, airspeed is my primary focus as round speed can vary, depending on weather related wind speed. Airspeed sufficient for...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-09-2014, 04:49 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    From your experience with the Habu 32, utilizing flaps, what is the acceptable/adequate airspeed during final approach for a plane that weight, size...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-09-2014, 03:22 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    I see. Good to know. 8lbs wet is pretty light still.
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-09-2014, 12:20 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    What's the weight of your Habu wet? Since your mentioning keeping it light, I worry now because mine is slightly a little heavier then stock,...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-09-2014, 11:36 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Nice bird, nice video. So since you're running a turbine in this bird, did you have to beef up the area where the wings join the fuse or does it...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-08-2014, 04:46 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    From what I've seen so far, it seems the only difference besides the color scheme is the swept back wing design. Would a swept back wing have a...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-08-2014, 02:21 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Habu 32X in RC Jets
    Cool! I'm interested to hear from those who have flown the Habu 32 if flying the new Habu is different in any ways compared to the older one. I've...
    37 replies | 2221 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-05-2014, 04:31 PM
    Any vids? I'd love to see them. I've got a Habu 32 as well, but with a customized paint job, I wanted colors distinct between the top and bottom. ...
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  • jeffie8696's Avatar
    12-04-2014, 12:41 PM
    Plenty, mine flies well with a 52 four stroke https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MtBmcXQpUYk&list=UUuTB_M4rcSXPIF7UE5LWLDw
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  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    12-01-2014, 02:20 PM
    I had a similar situation with a Habu that I bought second (third, fourth, etc. ?) hand. It came with batteries but (lessons learned), just because...
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  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    11-25-2014, 11:08 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Hello FAA! in RC Jets
    I'm pretty sure this has been the case for a while now. A guy I know was mentioning this about a year ago. He was saying that someone saw him...
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    11-24-2014, 03:36 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Hello FAA! in RC Jets
    Got to love it.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-wFf5KmhRQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ix-c1x1fqig
    53 replies | 2961 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    11-21-2014, 04:16 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Hello FAA! in RC Jets
    LOL. BTW, Nice avatar, SCCMAS right? I'm a member there. Love that airfield, nicest one I've been a member of so far, hands down. Great bunch of...
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  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    11-21-2014, 03:42 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Hello FAA! in RC Jets
    The bottom line is: You play, you pay. You want to fly r/c? Fly by the rules, use common sense, be responsible. Obviously not too many individuals...
    53 replies | 2961 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    11-21-2014, 02:25 PM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Hello FAA! in RC Jets
    Common sense. Plus according to AMA, up to two pounds is "under the radar" so to speak in regards to required AMA membership and designated airfield...
    53 replies | 2961 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    11-21-2014, 11:03 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Hello FAA! in RC Jets
    This is what I'd say would be the best approach the FAA will choose to address this issue. Getting caught flying without AMA and not at a designated...
    53 replies | 2961 view(s)
  • SushiHunter's Avatar
    11-20-2014, 11:38 AM
    SushiHunter replied to a thread Hello FAA! in RC Jets
    Exactly!
    53 replies | 2961 view(s)
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