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Old 09-03-2012, 07:54 AM
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Please put me in too,i have built one, years ago, it flew beutyfull
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Old 09-03-2012, 09:15 AM
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here is Pinky bought for my girlfriend to fly

sun was strong will do better photos soon
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Old 09-03-2012, 09:27 AM
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I miss mine. It was my second plane and I flew it for 8 years. Great flying plane, almost pattern like. Then one day I was thinking that the tree at the end of the runway was sort of bare and needed decorating, so I hung the tiger from one of the top branches. The tree was surrounded by power lines, tick infested poison ivy, and thorny bushes. The Tiger stayed in the tree for 4 months.
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Old 09-03-2012, 10:04 AM
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hi i could not see a jba engine where did you get yours from tks
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Old 09-03-2012, 11:09 AM
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DO YOU HAVE THE WENSITE FOR JBA 15CC GAS ENGINE TKS ALLEN
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Old 09-03-2012, 11:16 AM
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The Tiger 2 that ihave is the 2nd I have built they are for sure one of of my favorit to fly. Looking to build Tiger 60 with retracts and a os 75 sign me up!
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Old 09-03-2012, 11:42 AM
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Include me also, have three Tigers. Two 60's, with OS 91 FS engine's. One Tiger 120 not yet completed. Always liked Goldberg plane's. Started with a Falcon 56, way back when.

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Old 09-03-2012, 12:09 PM
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I bought my JBA 15 cc engine from Valleyview R/C but I don't think they list them anymore...Agape Racing and Hobby also sold them and I see that they are now selling the GT 17cc which is supposed to be the latest upgraded engine. Be forewarned...if you purchase the JBA 15 cc engine you will need to buy a DLE 20 replacement carburetor and replace the stock JBA carb. The throat diameter on the stock JBA 15 cc carb is way too big unless they have fixed that problem. I was never able to get the engine to run right until I replaced the carb.
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Old 09-03-2012, 12:12 PM
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I had a Tiger 60 - you can see a picture on my page.  I did the trim to make it look like the box.  My wife made polymer clay pencil toppers of busts and one of them looked like an "Alabama Bar Hag" so I put her naked as a pilot.  For a long time that plane was the only one I never crashed and she became my favorite, and most flown, plane.  I also did a lot of experimenting with my Hitec computer radio and dual aileron servos to get her to do axial rolls.  And I did adjustments to tweak the flying characteristics for precision aerobatics.
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Old 09-03-2012, 12:37 PM
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Please include me too, I like the Goldberg Tiger, it flies great
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Old 09-03-2012, 03:51 PM
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My Tiger 60 ARF assembled as a tail dragger.
Programmed with Flapperons, but use elevator to flap mix for tighter loops.
JETT .90L required that I make a spacer for the muffler, using stock motor mounts.

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Old 09-03-2012, 04:25 PM
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Sign me up too, you can see the tiger 2 on my page. I plan on building a modified tiger 60 this winter
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Old 09-03-2012, 04:48 PM
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Crazy4flight who will win you with jet .90 or me with Saito 150. - lets race - but be forewarned i swing a big prop.
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Old 09-03-2012, 04:58 PM
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This Tiger 60 belongs to a member of our club. It is kit built and he runs an OS 120 four stroke engine. Also 15X7 three blade prop.
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ORIGINAL: jkr_1100

Crazy4flight who will win you with jet .90 or me with Saito 150. - lets race - but be forewarned i swing a big prop.

LIKE I have heard that before...swing at 33 1/3 or 78

Let me put my JETT .90LX on it 11x8 at 15,000 RPM
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Old 09-03-2012, 05:36 PM
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Crazy4flight who will win you with jet .90 or me with Saito 150. - lets race - but be forewarned i swing a big prop.

LIKE I have heard that before...swing at 33 1/3 or 78

Let me put my JETT .90LX on it 11x8 at 15,000 RPM

might be close. 16X8 at 9000
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Old 09-03-2012, 05:43 PM
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hi
do you think the old os 60 i have even thuo its new is not enought for the 60 size kit? and which prop should i use ,thanks rye
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Old 09-03-2012, 06:15 PM
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ORIGINAL: jkr_1100

but be forewarned i swing a big prop. [16X8 at 9000 }

oh I see your the Teddy Rosevelt of R/C

Fly slowly and carry a big prop!
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ORIGINAL: rye

hi
do you think the old os 60 i have even thuo its new is not enought for the 60 size kit? and which prop should i use ,thanks rye
I think it will fly very well. do you want unlimited vertical uplines? this engine will do everything but hover the plane and provide unlimited (virtually) uplines. IMHO Probably 12-6 - 13-6
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Crazy4Flight,

Now that's funny right there..

Craig..

BTW, add me to the list.. Have a tiger that I have yet to fly, bought it from an Estate Sale!



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please accept number 26 SeaJay

got any pictures of the estate sale Tiger?
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SEAJAY,

Post a picture or two of that Tiger, And what motor is in it?

BTW I know JKR 1100 so I raz him when it's needed.

And JKR you may want to get some 30% nitro for that Saito come raceday.
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jkr1100 Count me in. I built my Tiger (60) couple of years ago and it is still one of my favorite, relaxingplanes to fly. I added an additionaltwo inches to the rudder and half inch to the elevator surfaces. Will include some pics within the next few days.

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very relaxing i agree,


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I have a Tiger 60 ARF still in the the box. Hopefully here in a week or so I'll start putting it together (I keep tell myself that). I have a Webra 90 ignition that I going to try on it. It to has new.
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