I am starting to build a Giant Big Stick I am planning it to go from my trainer that I have (Hobico 60 with an OS Max 091 4 cycle) now. I have a Super Tiger G3000 that I plan to use. However I keep looking at the gas engines and would like any recommendations either way. Also any build input would be great. It is a ARF and I plan to use flaps.
Has anyone here ever powered the Great Planes GiantBigStick with a Homelite 25cc conversion engine? I have an engine that I am about to convert, and I am trying to decide what plane to put it in. Any suggestions are welcome.
Looking at getting into the GiantBigStick.. how similar does this model handle, compared to it's .40 sized little brother? I love the way that my .40 sized version handles.. and I'd love to have a larger version of this same model.
Also, how does this model ...
... of high G maneuvers. I guess that pretty much means big control surfaces and low wing ... II
I read the review on the Giant Aeromaster and I fear it might be too tame and ... a 35cc gasser would be too much for it. That - and it's pink.
The GiantBigStick would be a good plane(I've ...
I'm thinking about the GP GiantBigStick as my next purchase. Any feedback both good and bad would be very helpful as I make my decision. Assuming it is as good as it looks, I'd love to know if it's better as a tail tragger or with nose gear. Or is that just personal ...
I have a US 41 gas engine that's very happy at home on my Stinson Reliant, but the plane is 5 years old and I'm thinking I might like a new giantscaleairplane. Where are the good kits suitable for this engine?
I am selling an airplane because I know nothing about them I think that this would be a very good prject for an experienced person It is very big 4 ft length by 3 ft wide I know nothing about airplanes.
Lets all see your favoirate GS Airplane
Here is a pick of mine with me when I was at the JR Challenge in Florida
H9 Su-31 with DA 100, 26-10beila 3blade, Airtronics 358 servos all away around and Stylus Radio of course
I was looking for some servo and found this servo on nitro airplane.com (49G Digital Servos w/ Metal Gear High-Speed performance DMP072) and would like to know if any one has use this servo on there airplane or know anything about this servo .I need some good servo for my extra 330l 80" ...
I am wanting to build a 1/5-1/4 scaleairplane.I would like it to be scale.I was wondering wich plane would be te best start as a scale project.I am looking at either a warplane or a cub like plane.Thanks for all your info.
I am looking to buy a GiantScaleairplane, have been looking at the p-51 offered by tower hobbies. I am would like to know some other places to look for any type of Giantscale plane. I am not for sure about the p-51 infact I would rather look around at some different sites.
I am looking for a main landing gear from a giantscaleairplane... Does anyone have a large landing gear from a crashed Edge, extra, or anything like that that they want to sell ?? This is for a plane of my own design, so it does not matter what the ...
Not sure if I'm posting in the right section hear but I do have a couple of battery questions I was hoping to get answers for. I recently bought a LifeP04 4500Mah 2 Cell battery to switch over from my 2 2000Mah NiMa batteries. First question are the LiFeP04 Batteries the same as A123 ...
... to 1/4 scaleairplanes and I'm building a 1/4 scale Extra 300S, with a 50cc engine. I'm ... and practice the IMACC Maneuvers with it.
Could someone let me know which servo will be OK for this airplane..
Also I was looking to spend between $30.00 - $50.00 for ea. servo if that's possible. Rule of tumb ...
Are CA hinges used by TOC and other large (1/4 Scale) airplanes to any degree?
Some people seem to have problems with CA hinges,so I am wondering if The Big Birds use them with confidence?
I am on my third large scale build (CAP 232G) and continue to be challenged on the best way to support the plane for balancing during the completion process. I have a very light weight balancer that would not hold the plane and was designed for lightweight Electrics or small glows. I know the answer ...
... selection. Well, I have the engine, I'm just hoping that it would be enough power...Here's the deal...
I got a Sukhoi SU-31 1/3 scaleAirplane and by reading at the Hangar 9 website it will fly well with a Zenoah G-62, Given I only fly sport. HOWEVER, I have a 3W ...
Changing out a receiver on a Cap 232 33%. Old revevier was a Futaba,changing to a JR spcm 10 channel.
Question. This plane uses two batteries. Of couse one lead goes to the socket marked Batt. where would the other batt. lead go to? Aux 1, 2, 3, 4?
... Decathlon kit. 89"
Observations so far are:
1. Gee, Thats a really big box
2. A lot of balsa wood fits in a really big box..
3. The balsa wood is light ... pretty CAD drawn plans.
5. Two giant size balsa bricks ... is mostly
built up sticks.
Any wisdom for a first time giantscale builder????
I am looking for plans for a 30cc to 50cc profile 3D airplane. I want to power one on Gasoline. Can anyone help here? No one seems to build any of the new giantscale 3D stuff from plans.
... together a list of companies that sell IMAA Legal, GiantScale ARFs. Some of these companies manufacture and sell their own product while others just sell them.
If you ... .htm
SIG Manufacturing… www.sigmfg.com/
Texas ARF Airplanes… www.texasrcplanes.com/
Troy Built Models… www. ...
... I' thinking of Christmas and trying to look for possible "big" presents to put on that oh so important list for Santa.
So, that brings me to one ... the beginning flights. Its getting me pretty excited. I've been wanting to get into giantscale(or almost "giant-scale" ) and the door has finally opened ...
Hi, I am selling a Midwest Giant Sweet N Low Stick that is not getting the love from me that she deserves, (I have been ignoring her for several years now)...
Here is the link, it is posted in the for sale fuel airplanes category.
With a power to weight ratio greater than 1:1 (3D airplanes) with light gas engines and now large brushless motors, why doesn't anyone market giantscale prop jets (tractor or pusher)? I think this could easily become a whole new segment to our hobby.