Sub-Forums : Aircraft - General

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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Yesterday 04:14 PM

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 11:09 AM

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

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Jan 07, 2021 07:25 PM

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

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Yesterday 02:51 PM

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

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by bseasmd
Feb 10, 2021 09:50 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.

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

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Feb 18, 2021 07:08 PM

Discuss laser cutters and their uses in the RC world.

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by airbus1
Feb 10, 2021 03:50 PM

This forum is for legal issues, organization, education and advocacy efforts to inform communities and lawmakers about the wonders and benefits of radio control model aircraft.

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by elan
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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 20, 2021 02:24 PM

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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Today 01:44 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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Feb 21, 2021 10:03 AM

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

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by rickp
Today 11:59 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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by Elmog
Feb 20, 2021 11:23 AM

Share your RC airplane images with the world!

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