When the cutting deck rusted away years ago it sat in the shed neglected until one day when we decided to turn it into the perfect kumeu hot rod show cruiser. I could be wrong of course, I often am. Again, congratulations on a well conceived, well executed model. The throttle cable doesn't control the butterfly directly, rather it sets a limit to how far the governor can retard the revs. At the same time, it is so stable at slow flight that it gave me great confidence in the landing pattern.
The jet crowd in Doha, Qatar is enjoying there KingCat's! It was the first time that we went to this event with the KingCat and the people loved it! Andy is using a JetCat P-120 for power on his KingCat. We all like to learn new things and tinker here. Kingcat was founded in Katikati, Bay of Plenty over 25 years ago. All throughout the event, I answered numerous questions about the workings of my King Cat as well as the JetCat turbine. Sport jet rub-on transfers are available direct from.
At first glance, because you have said it does not have a belt-tightening clutch system, it sounds as if there is a mechanical clutch in the system somewhere, and it either needs adjusting or new parts, but that could be completely wrong: it may have a hydrostatic transmission, which either has low fluid level or is worn out. This, coupled with the prefabrication done at the factory, made the building move along very quickly. You must be an authenticated member to ask questions Find out more about. I look forward to many fun flights ahead! I tried the line that it was my considerable piloting skills, but no one seemed to be buying that. George, Utah finished his basic white KingCat in this patriotic color scheme.
The gyros add to the excellent stability of the plane. The engineers were impressed by the technology involved with our models. It is a welcome addition to his hangar. Still a huge difference compared to other brands even though the design soon is 15 years old. We have just arrived from Jet-Power. Hands down the jet was a big hit! The reason a static adjustment is indicated by surging if not fuel related is the play between the governor push pin and governor cross shaft arm.
I put on 3 flights and 2 more yesterday. I am also using the newly offered trailing link gear for grass ops with great success. Regards, Raúl From: info rcgreathobbies. I am using a 12X radio on 2. The KingCat landing gear and shock absorbing mounting system are working well on Joe's grass strip. They all comment that the KingCat's are excellent flying machines.
Here are a couple KingCat's from San Diego. Instructions were clear and concise, the parts fit was excellent and every piece, down to the last screw, was there. We back our parts and if there are any issued with your order please be intouch. Mike and Carole Tipping of Bromsgrove, England take a break after a good day of flying. Tow ball fitted so we could tow a trailer with it. Everything worked perfectly, just as I expected. Look for the High River Jet Rally again next July.
I am enclosing a couple of pictures, also notice that I am not alone anymore flying jets at my field, Juan Pablo is having a lot of fun with his turbine Electra. Your attention to detail and continuous improvement to already excellent products are well appreciated. John Redman dressed up his U. New spark plug this year and exhaust modified to make it quieter. He notes that it needed no trim during the test flight and Larry is very pleased with the product.
If you have ordered the correct part we will assist and endeavour to get you sorted A. Henry says that the KingCat goes together nicely and provides a prime canvas for his custom paintwork. Keep up the good work team! This JetCat P-120 powered Kingcat shows well in Gary's hands. It's so far my best flying jet! Most orders will be shipped on a overnight service nationwide. Kevin Barr and Don Luce of Minnesota are enjoying their KingCat's with JetCat Titan power. How did you fix the problem? Because the spring is there to prevent hunting of the governor so if you haven't replaced that it could be your problem. Fully serviced with new trans and deck belts, new spindle bearings, foil and air filter.
It's size makes for great visibility. Powered by a Jetcat Titan. Hoping this helps, once again,. But when i sit on it 90Kg it doesn't move. Itima of Hiroshima, Japan has now logged over 100 flights on his KingCat. In the air, the KingCat is truly impressive. The kit itself was very well done.
I am using a 12X radio on 2. The outcome turned out great I think! Duralite Batteries Plus allow multiple quick turnarounds on Joe's KingCat, so he can cram a lot of flights into a short period and get back to his building projects. I'm of those guys who like to spend time enjoying the building process. It is a balancing act and as you throttle up the spring applies more tension on governor arm as to overcome the governor trying slow down the engine. Custom black and chrome paint job this year with additional nudge bar and carbon fiber wrap accents and hot rod style stickers. The spring pulls the governor toward full throttle position and mechanical governor pushes the governor arm toward idle. Has the bullet proof briggs and stratton 8.