Shop our Airplanes Products Drone Products Sales
HobbyKing
Sub-Forums : Aircraft - General

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
29,756
525,103
55

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
2,688
83,066
33

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
12,171
143,499
71

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:
1,509
26,107
18
by mack5
Today 07:56 PM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
665
7,373
2
by njw
Oct 17, 2018 03:39 AM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
4,524
61,934
25
Today 11:18 PM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
1,447
14,180
0

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:
8,626
146,815
71

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
802
5,078
4
Oct 17, 2018 07:24 PM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
4,074
70,482
19

RC lights, applications and related topics.

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
931
10,337
0
Oct 08, 2018 05:09 AM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
1,613
10,299
15

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
44,452
1,069,442
304

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:
1,257
6,170
3
by AVGDAY
Today 07:11 AM

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

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
8,697
83,357
27

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:
786
8,182
3
Oct 10, 2018 01:56 PM

Share your RC airplane images with the world!

Threads:
Posts:
Viewing:
24,838
33,809
2
by RustyK
Oct 18, 2018 07:46 PM