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Post  Marleysky on Sun Mar 31, 2019 1:44 pm

Kim did such a good report on his visit to Granite City’s swap meet, i thought I post the meager findings I ran into at this years  26th annual Swap Meet in Kalamazoo, Mi http://nebula.wsimg.com/e558ea806493d0037ca29317af97fab2?AccessKeyId=E2EEBA801AD307F33E89&disposition=0&alloworigin=1
I should have read the directions closer, as it was being held in a different location than in past years. Rather than at the Wings(hocky team) practice ice rink “Wings Center” it was at the Expo center at the County Fairgrounds. Well there were Three Events going on  simultaneously. A gun and knife show along with a reptile exposition, and The RC Swap meet.  The gun and knife show was in the north pavilion the reptile show was in the south building  in the RC swap meet was in the side annex.  There were many vendors with just a few empty tables. Plenty of RC cars/trucks and tons of foamy (electric ) airplanes. I did spend a lot of time digging through the $1, $2 and $5 bins looking for something that I didn’t have. The one table, a husband and wife team had some big totes full of glow engines that I didn’t recognize other than the K&Bs and occasionally a Enya. Bob could have picked out the Good Ones! The tagged prices on the displayed tanked Baby Bee,s was $35 -$45, so what she responded with after I asked how much they wanted for the Cox HyperViper, I couldn’t get my wallet out fast enough!
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Post  NEW222 on Sun Mar 31, 2019 2:13 pm

Nice plane there. I remember seeing one in my LHS years ago when I first got into the game, and wanted it, but they steered me clear of it to the Beginners Ringmaster and Lil Jumpin Bean with a Black Widow. AFter that I heard how bad the Hyper Viper was and was glad I stayed away from it. Then I hear of how they do fly nice, then kick myself in the pants again... Are the wings solid foam, or a hollow core?
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Post  Marleysky on Sun Mar 31, 2019 2:48 pm

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So sorry I didn’t take any pictures. But Having read some of the tips and tricks from the linc Levent provided https://freeflight.org/Library/TechLibrary/Leading%20Edge%20Sander.pdf
I did see and purchase this “Mk-1 duplicator”
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Post  Kim on Sun Mar 31, 2019 4:42 pm

Nice score !!!!!!!!! Hop up that Viper a bit and wring it out !!!!!!!
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Post  Marleysky on Sun Mar 31, 2019 5:50 pm

NEW222 wrote:Nice plane there. I remember seeing one in my LHS years ago when I first got into the game, and wanted it, but they steered me clear of it to the Beginners Ringmaster and Lil Jumpin Bean with a Black Widow. AFter that I heard how bad the Hyper Viper was and was glad I stayed away from it. Then I hear of how they do fly nice, then kick myself in the pants again... Are the wings solid foam, or a hollow core?

This one has the solid core foam wings.
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Post  getback on Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:53 am

Nice score on the Viper , what was the price that ripped ur pants lol! I like the idea of the duplicator too .
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Post  Marleysky on Mon Apr 01, 2019 10:15 am

getback wrote:Nice score on the Viper , what was the price that ripped ur pants lol!  I like the idea of the duplicator too .

Eric, it was only $15!! I couldn’t say no. lol!
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Post  Levent Suberk on Mon Apr 01, 2019 5:01 pm

Eric, can you give some info about the engine in your avatar. Engine, box, accessories? Thanks. Very Happy

Note: I think that it is traveling engine box.


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Post  Levent Suberk on Mon Apr 01, 2019 5:07 pm

I think that duplicator sander can be made with an old playing card deck. (Bee brand is my favorite Very Happy)

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Post  getback on Tue Apr 02, 2019 8:02 am

Marleysky wrote:
getback wrote:Nice score on the Viper , what was the price that ripped ur pants lol!  I like the idea of the duplicator too .

Eric, it was only $15!!   I couldn’t say no. lol!
Gosh you stole it WOW i know what u mean At that price i would have too . Very Happy
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Post  getback on Tue Apr 02, 2019 8:08 am

Levent Suberk wrote:Eric, can you give some info about the engine in your avatar. Engine, box, accessories? Thanks. Very Happy

Note: I think that it is traveling engine box.
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