Well, the last thing we have to do before breaking down the Balsa USA Triplane for covering, is to assemble and attach the engine cowling. The kit comes with a decent fiberglass cowling but for some improved scale appearance, I replaced the one that comes with the kit with an aluminum cowling from Arizona Model […]
At the Xflight booth with Stephen and Mark Massel. Their fixed wing flight stabilization gyro is exactly what you need to smooth out your flights for a first-class in-flight video. Look for a coupon at the RCX site and save on purchases at RCX!
One of the more active booths here at RCX is the Horizon Hobby booth. They have a number of airplane displays and a Horizon Hobby flying cage where they have a continuous flight demos happening all day long.
The Scale Squadron of Southern California is hosting the Battle of the Builders static contest. RCX attendees can vote for their favorite plane … I haven’t put in my ballot yet but it’s going to be a tough decision!
There is a concern throughout the fuel industry that many of the world’s engine manufacturers are too conservative when recommending lubricating oil percentages for their products. A high lubricating oil percentage never hurt an engine … or did it? A growing body of experimental and practical evidence suggests that modern engines are being impaired by […]
Poet William Blake said, “Great things are done when men and mountains meet.” In the misty foothills of Chilliwack, BC, there lives such a man. Humble and unassuming, Ivan Pettigrew has become a legend of the electric RC community and a MAAC Hall of Fame inductee. His spectacular subjects and straightforward design philosophy have spawned […]