Sub-Forums : Aircraft - General

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
29,883
528,780
50

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
3,158
97,535
126

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
12,487
148,536
43
by CGordon
Yesterday 09:52 PM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
1,578
27,335
20

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
679
7,446
1
Yesterday 03:05 PM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
4,666
64,132
19
Yesterday 02:25 PM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
1,480
14,419
2
by OliverW
Feb 24, 2020 10:09 PM

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.

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
8,900
156,756
85
by ReSt
Today 04:37 AM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
858
5,440
3
Feb 22, 2020 10:42 AM

Discuss laser cutters and their uses in the RC world.

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
130
2,136
3
Yesterday 01:30 PM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
4,207
76,434
27
Yesterday 08:45 PM

RC lights, applications and related topics.

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
950
10,495
5
by Uksteve
Yesterday 08:23 PM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
1,740
11,156
6
by ARUP
Feb 23, 2020 07:00 PM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
46,505
1,158,492
371

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.

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
1,269
6,513
5
Feb 18, 2020 05:47 AM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
8,885
86,082
36
by Dadik
Today 05:32 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!

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
796
8,337
6
Jan 21, 2020 11:12 PM

Share your RC airplane images with the world!

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
24,858
33,934
3
Feb 20, 2020 08:28 AM