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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by marhar
Yesterday 10:57 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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Combat RC planes, designs and related discussion, including combat safety and combat strategies.

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by Recce
Jun 30, 2019 01:44 PM

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

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Yesterday 08:46 PM

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

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by GeoffS
Jul 15, 2019 04:45 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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This forum is for 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 TMoore
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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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Yesterday 08:13 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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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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by Azoic
Jul 15, 2019 11:44 PM

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

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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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