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

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by Jack387
Jan 20, 2018 07:28 PM

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

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Yesterday 09:49 PM

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

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by AA5BY
Feb 18, 2018 04:37 AM

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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Feb 18, 2018 11:01 AM

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

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

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

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by rickp
Today 04:11 PM

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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Share your RC airplane images with the world!

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by Kevin88
Feb 17, 2018 08:07 AM