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by wx4caster
April 1st, 2018, 2:24 am
Forum: Feedback
Topic: WATERMARK
Replies: 17
Views: 2584

Re: WATERMARK

I agree the new watermark is huge and overbearing. If anything how about making it a little more lighter so you can at least read the articles through it. Not sure why it is needed in the first place.
by wx4caster
March 26th, 2018, 5:11 pm
Forum: Helicopters C
Topic: Chinook Chat!
Replies: 52
Views: 6378

Re: Chinook Chat!

We are having issues getting anything over about 50 Secs. (raw time) with our FF Chinook. We have been having some issues with weight, which we know is one of our issues, as we had to add some reinforcement to the sides to keep them from bending/breaking. Even with the carbon fiber. I was wondering ...
by wx4caster
March 26th, 2018, 4:45 pm
Forum: Helicopters C
Topic: Best Times
Replies: 100
Views: 10789

Re: Best Times

We are having issues getting anything over about 50 Secs. (raw time) with our FF Chinook. We have been having some issues with weight, which we know is one of our issues, as we had to add some reinforcement to the sides to keep them from bending/breaking. Even with the carbon fiber. I was wondering ...
by wx4caster
February 24th, 2018, 11:38 pm
Forum: 2018 Regionals & States
Topic: Kansas 2018
Replies: 19
Views: 3858

Re: Kansas 2018

Here are the Division C Results for the South Central Kansas Regional held on February 24th, 2018

1st: Augusta High School
2nd: Andover Central High School
3rd: Wichita East High School
4th: Maize South High School
5th: Trinity Academy

A very low turnout with only 9 teams competing.
by wx4caster
December 13th, 2017, 10:25 am
Forum: Helicopters C
Topic: Chinook Chat!
Replies: 52
Views: 6378

Re: Chinook Chat!

Okay everyone, Some have requested a copy of the plans I used to build a Chinook copter holding rig. I used Dave's original design and made up plans for it. I sent a copy of my design to him and he loved it. So it has his blessing. https://www.dropbox.com/s/f6ceox9swjhmdo3/Chinook_holdRig_ver2.pdf?d...
by wx4caster
December 13th, 2017, 10:20 am
Forum: Helicopters C
Topic: Freedom Flight Kit
Replies: 78
Views: 10562

Re: Freedom Flight Kit

We have built the FF chinook copters but as others have stated, they are very fragile. So we decided to build a holding rig to make loading the motors easier. We used pictures from Dave's instructions to build a rig similar to his. (He didn't provide any dimensions for a rig, which is understandabl...
by wx4caster
December 13th, 2017, 10:15 am
Forum: Helicopters C
Topic: Freedom Flight Kit
Replies: 78
Views: 10562

Re: Freedom Flight Kit

Retired,

We are winding off the copter rig, then transferring the motor to the copter. At least that is how we are doing it now. We will see how testing goes.
by wx4caster
December 11th, 2017, 8:49 am
Forum: Helicopters C
Topic: Chinook Chat!
Replies: 52
Views: 6378

Re: Chinook Chat!

We have built the FF chinook copters but as others have stated, they are very fragile. So we decided to build a holding rig to make loading the motors easier. We used pictures from Dave's instructions to build a rig similar to his. (He didn't provide any dimensions for a rig, which is understandable...
by wx4caster
December 11th, 2017, 8:47 am
Forum: Helicopters C
Topic: Freedom Flight Kit
Replies: 78
Views: 10562

Re: Freedom Flight Kit

We have built the FF chinook copters but as others have stated, they are very fragile. So we decided to build a holding rig to make loading the motors easier. We used pictures from Dave's instructions to build a rig similar to his. (He didn't provide any dimensions for a rig, which is understandable...
by wx4caster
February 25th, 2017, 7:12 pm
Forum: 2017 Invitationals, Regionals, and States
Topic: Kansas 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 2155

Re: Kansas 2017

Kansas South Central Regional (Wichita) results

Division C
1) Wichita East High
2) Kapuan Mt. Carmel
3) Augusta
4) Maize South

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