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Du-Bro wire bending tool demo!

Du-Bro wire bending tool demo!

In the December 2022 issue we did a quick review of the Du-Bro wire bending tool highlighting this clever tool’s usefulness in the workshop for a variety of projects. Check out a quick video demo from the folks at Du-Bro on how to use this handy addition to your workshop.    
Man-Carrying, Ground-Effect RC Plane

Man-Carrying, Ground-Effect RC Plane

We’re not convinced this is a good idea. But we love the ingenuity and this video is super fun to watch. Would you ride in this RC Ekranoplan???

Giant A-10 Thunderbolt

Giant A-10 Thunderbolt

Check out this amazing 1/6 scale A-10 Thunderbolt — it has a wingspan of just over 8 feet and weighs just over 50 pounds. The twin JetCat 130s sound like the full size on the low passes. This one’s a beauty!
Radio Mixology 101

Radio Mixology 101

Get more out of your radio as Dag The Aviator takes us through using your radio’s mixing functions to improve your flying. Worth the watch, another great tutorial from Dag!

Jazz up your scale models!

Jazz up your scale models!

Subtle weathering really adds that “extra pop” to a scale model. Highlighting panel lines, grease streaks, all the little things that show up on a full scale aircraft can be reproduced on a model with various techniques. Just be careful not to over do it and know your subject, for example, the Blue Angels jets […]
$40 RC Plane – Deal or No Deal?

$40 RC Plane – Deal or No Deal?

We always say you don’t have to spend a lot of money to have fun with RC planes. But sometimes you get what you pay for. Check out Garage RC’s review of this mini C-17 they picked up on Amazon for $39.99. Deal or no deal? Let us know what you think!

1/4-scale Focke Wulf Fw 190

1/4-scale Focke Wulf Fw 190

Just take a listen to this RC Focke Wulf Fw 190. Powered by a Moki 250cc engine, it sounds remarkably like the full-size, especially at low passes. This engine, when tuned just right, is always a head-turner. This build has a wingspan of 103 inches, weighs 51 pounds and is dressed up in a terrific […]
RC Traffic Pattern Basics

RC Traffic Pattern Basics

A must-watch for all RC pilots! Check out another video from Tim McKay, YouTube’s resident RC airplane expert. Here Tim discusses traffic pattern basics: everything from techniques and go-arounds to how to manage windy conditions. Don’t miss this one!

Giant-Scale Hellenic F-16

Giant-Scale Hellenic F-16

Check out this F-16 dressed-up in Greece’s Hellenic Air Force colors! This 1/5-scale model has a wingspan of more than 6 feet and is powered by RXi jet turbine engine. Take the pre-flight walk-around, then enjoy the flight, piloting skills and craftsmanship of this impressive flier!
Aerobatic Setup Secrets

Aerobatic Setup Secrets

Shown with his 120cc-powered Hangar 9 Extra 300, Kevin Siemonsen is an expert aerobatic pilot with lots of experience. He learned from each mistake how to do it better. Here are some of his tips: It wasn’t that long ago that, when I got a new plane, I’d get it airborne as fast as I […]
FAA recognizes the AMA as its first CBO

FAA recognizes the AMA as its first CBO

With the CBO (Community Based Organization) process published recently by the FAA in AC (Advisory Circular) 91-57C the AMA formally applied for and recently has been granted official CBO status. A CBO is recognized by the FAA when they have an established safety program and are a 501 (C) educational non-profit among other requirements. With […]
Huge turbine Airwolf!

Huge turbine Airwolf!

Tell the truth, you can hear the music! This huge Vario turbine powered Airwolf (a converted Bell 222) put through its paces is graceful and simply cool!  
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