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#2993927 - 04/12/10 03:44 PM 6th scale RC twin turbine F-22 raptor
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Good day all!

I thought I would share news of this project in the works. and additionally as a question. We plan to do some video captures from sims and run them on small lcd screens in the raptor model cockpit. I know that the game T.a.w f-22 sim game is very popular but Im wondering if anyone knows anything about how realistic the actual screens and symbology are? your help is greatly appreciated.
http://www.phunkworks.com/AIRCRAFT/F-22_1.html


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#2994517 - 04/13/10 04:31 PM Re: 6th scale RC twin turbine F-22 raptor [Re: billyjac]
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Good luck. I can not wait to see the final product.

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#2995269 - 04/15/10 04:00 AM Re: 6th scale RC twin turbine F-22 raptor [Re: Bulletstop]
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Originally Posted By: Bulletstop
Good luck. I can not wait to see the final product.

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Thanx Bullet. I will probably use the T.A.W fraps video captures even if they arent accurate . I suppose I can always upgrade if there is a better option later.

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#2996238 - 04/16/10 03:14 PM Re: 6th scale RC twin turbine F-22 raptor [Re: billyjac]
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Just curious... What are your expected cost for this? It's awesome!
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#2996368 - 04/16/10 06:55 PM Re: 6th scale RC twin turbine F-22 raptor [Re: Counterman]
billyjac Offline
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Originally Posted By: Counterman
Just curious... What are your expected cost for this? It's awesome!


Hello Counterman.

Admittedly they are costly projects. Im my case, being able to build the plane and all the systems except the engines means that the engines is where most of the cost will be for me.

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#2996722 - 04/17/10 11:51 AM Re: 6th scale RC twin turbine F-22 raptor [Re: billyjac]
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Are you going to use the turbines cost starting at 2,500 and up or are you going to use the tubofan cost around 300.00 and up. You picked one project that will be fun from start to finish

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#2996956 - 04/17/10 06:51 PM Re: 6th scale RC twin turbine F-22 raptor [Re: jt189]
billyjac Offline
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Hi JT89


This is definitely an actual turbine project. at 6th scale, the raptor is about 10 and a half feet, so real turbines are the only true option.

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#3141334 - 11/20/10 04:54 PM Re: 6th scale RC twin turbine F-22 raptor [Re: billyjac]
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#3141564 - 11/21/10 07:02 AM Re: 6th scale RC twin turbine F-22 raptor [Re: billyjac]
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Thats a good looking Raptor. But I could never do that my patience goes as far as 1/48 planes =)
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#3141823 - 11/21/10 05:11 PM Re: 6th scale RC twin turbine F-22 raptor [Re: billyjac]
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This plane is going to cost as much as the real thing when you get done. eek2

Cool project. thumbsup


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