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The aerial photography forum contains information on how to do AP using RC models.

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A place for scratch builders and kit builders to share build logs, building techniques, problems, plans and their own designs.

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Discussion of RC model building techniques, including scratchbuilding, kits, plans, and related tools, machining, etc.

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by ICM
Today 11:02 AM

Discussions and help on designing with the help of CAD programs. Choice of program, techniques, tutorials, 2D and 3D, CNC, laser cutting.

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Yesterday 08:06 PM

Combat RC planes, designs and related discussion, including combat safety and combat strategies.

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by pacalou
Apr 27, 2018 02:03 PM

Discuss composite fabrication, laminates, core cutting, vacuum bagging, moulds etc.

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Forum for discussion of crashes, including crash analysis and repairs. Pictures or video encouraged.

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Electronics projects for the modeler to build for themselves, such as brushed and brushless motor controllers, BECs (linear and non-linear), chargers, protection circuits, mixers, etc.

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Retractable or fixed gear, Bomb drops, Mechanisms, and other flight accessories

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Physics, Aerodynamics, Engineering, Circuitry, and other scientific discussions.

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RC lights, applications and related topics.

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by BOcnc
May 16, 2018 11:00 AM

Share your painting and finishing techniques and tips: sanding, painting, covering, applying decals, etc - all aspects of model finishing.

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May 16, 2018 05:51 PM

Discussion of RC transmitters, receivers, servos, programming of computer radio, etc.

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Today 12:54 PM

Scale drawings and three views of full sized aircraft, plus aircraft engines, equipment, cockpits, machine guns, bombs and etc. No model A/C plans allowed.

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Today 03:13 AM

Flight simulator discussions involving learning to fly with the aid of a computer program.

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by rickp
Today 08:18 AM

Spad is the simple concept of offering free plans and ideas for designing very cheap, great flying RC airplanes made from Coroplast, gutterpipe, aluminum, or anything else we can find that works!

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Yesterday 10:13 PM

Share your RC airplane images with the world!

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by pyrobus
May 01, 2018 03:27 AM