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Tactic TTX660 Transmitter Spotlight [VIDEO]

Tactic TTX660 Transmitter Spotlight [VIDEO]

From Tactic: For customizability and comfort in your radio, look no further than the TTX660. With the dependability of SLT, the power of 6-channel control, and the convenience of superior customizability, this radio is the ultimate step up for hobbyists looking for their first all-purpose transmitter. Visit TacticRC.com See more posts about Tactic
Checking the CG Balance Point  Don’t fly your RC model without knowing

Checking the CG Balance Point Don’t fly your RC model without knowing

After checking your engine performance and the radio operation, always make sure that your model is properly balanced before your first flight. It happens all too often: Someone with a brand new airplane shows up at the flying field and has everything working perfectly. The radio checks out, all the controls move in the correct […]
Hitec Multiplex Extra 330SC

Hitec Multiplex Extra 330SC

From Hitec: Designed by World Champion pilot, Gernot Bruckmann, the Extra 330SC is the smaller version of his impressive, award-winning aerobatic flyer. Multiplex’s M-frame technology and CFRP-based, two part wing system make for an extremely rigid, stable airframe, allowing for the most dramatic 3D maneuvers to be performed like a pro. The detachable fin and […]
Tower Hobbies Ryan STA Airplane EP ARF 53″ [VIDEO]

Tower Hobbies Ryan STA Airplane EP ARF 53″ [VIDEO]

From Tower Hobbies: The 53-inch span Tower Hobbies Ryan STA pulls off scale aerobatics with style. This electric ARF version of the Golden Age icon includes the scale eye-catching checkerboard design on the underside of the wing. The lightweight, built-up wood airframe reduces assembly time, while the removable one-piece wing makes it easy for pilots […]
Hitec Multiplex FunGlider RR

Hitec Multiplex FunGlider RR

From Hitec: The Multiplex FunGlider RR is an agile, electric sport glider designed for uplifting weekend fun. Its robust ELAPOR® foam construction featuring M-Space technology and powerful brushless motor offer exciting aerobatic maneuvers as well as the thrilling challenge of slope and thermal soaring. Simply push the wings and tailplane into place and you are […]
1/3-Scale  B-25 Mitchell Bomber  22 feet of RC Excitment

1/3-Scale B-25 Mitchell Bomber 22 feet of RC Excitment

Imagine the exciting feeling of flying a big giant scale RC bomber at a warbird event. Now super size that feeling with a 1/3-scale, 270 inch span Mitchell B-25! That’s more than 22 feet and powered by a pair of big 400cc 5-cylinder radial gas engines. This amazing RC monster took 6 years to build […]
Workshop Build-Along — Douglas Skyraider Part 9 — Wing Construction

Workshop Build-Along — Douglas Skyraider Part 9 — Wing Construction

So now that we have come to a natural breakaway point with the fuselage, it’s a good time to begin the wing construction. Eventually we will return to the fuselage for the firewall and engine installation, but for now, lets work with some ribs. After cleaning up all the debris from the fuselage build, lay out the […]
Workshop Build-Along — Douglas Skyraider Part 7 — Tailwheel

Workshop Build-Along — Douglas Skyraider Part 7 — Tailwheel

While I was sheeting the fuselage, I also was working out the installation of my scale Tail wheel unit (custom made by Earl Aune). This included installing the new plywood former and reinforcement side doublers while still having access to the parts in between the pieces of sheeting. The sheeting also helps keep the fuselage structure rigid during […]
Workshop Build-Along — Skyraider Part 4 — Building the Rudder

Workshop Build-Along — Skyraider Part 4 — Building the Rudder

We continue our workshop build-along with the assembly of the rudder. This project is my 85-inch version of the Ziroli Plans Skyraider. As with most of Ziroli giant scale warbird designs, the Skyraider’s rudder uses inset plywood hinge tabs that support an internal metal hinge wire that runs the full length of the control surface. The […]
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