Posted by alex_nikiforov | Jun 27, 2019 @ 09:04 AM | 2,677 Views
Jumper T16. Лучшее соотношение цена/функционал (14 min 23 sec)


Link: Jumper T16
Discount 10% OFF with coupon code: AT5FB (2019-06-28)
Posted by GroundControlRC | Jun 27, 2019 @ 08:21 AM | 2,556 Views
Tip #27 - Volantex Ranger G2 Setup - Control Surface Deflection & Flaps



Here is a link to the Video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LrMzPdmbSvs

I have the Volantex Ranger G2 setup pretty well now and it has good Aileron and Elevator Control.
I'm also happy with the Flap Setting on the Flaperons.
In this Video I'm going to provide my setting on this Plane so it will give you a good Baseline to start with.
These Setting should provide you with a successful Maiden Flight of this plane.

The measurements on the Control Surfaces were measured at the Control Horns to make sure there was no flexing of the Control Surface when actuating.

Link to the Latest Video with this Setup:

Test Flight #3 - Ranger G2 with 8X4 Prop - Loops, Rolls, & Flaps Deployment ;-)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CcZh1ZxiZ10

Link to this Plane:

Volantex V757-6 V757 6 Ranger G2 1200mm Wingspan EPO FPV Rc Airplane Aircraft PNP
https://www.banggood.com/Volantex-RC...47791920140372

Link to our Motor Thrust Angle MOD:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v7CbbKE4ff8

Link to the Field Test of the Motor Thrust Angle MOD:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f3JMLrpKRkI

Link to the Batteries I use in this Plane:
https://hobbyking.com/en_us/turnigy-...asc=3451564005

Link to the 8x4 Prop I used after the Motor Thrust Angle MOD:
https://hobbyking.com/en_us/jxf-poly...asc=6964796978


See you in the Air!

Build, Fly, Crash, Repair, Rinse & Repeat!

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Posted by Wingmanrc93 | Jun 27, 2019 @ 03:00 AM | 2,909 Views
Bought this to see one up close and put it in the air. I bought it off ebay and recieved it in 10 days( from China)

The X360 kit includes 370mm CF blades

Overall impression:
*Packages put together nicely. Made for faster build.
* Manual would have made it faster. (Hate looking at computer screens to long) < that stinks.
*Fiberglass canopy< beautiful lightweight canopy ( Blue is on the way)
*Ugly orange plastic blades < Really???
*CF main blades look to be nice.

Parts fit:
*Parts seem to fit well.
(*!*You do need a set of snap ring pliers and a good set of Allen key tools.
* Soft screws. (normal like align hardware)
*Carbon Fiber frames are nice
* Kit took about 3 hours to build. It took me a but longer but I couldn't fine my good set of Allen keys.


I'm going to finish a few things tomorrow. Glue up the boom supports, check battery size, updates to come. Electronics to arrive in a few days.

Anyone fly these or plan on ordering the kit. Imput? Thoughts?

Happy flying.
Posted by Ronen70 | Jun 27, 2019 @ 01:26 AM | 2,645 Views
I made a small tutorial of how I mix for knife edge flying
This really is a secret weapon!

Knife Edge mix Tutorial - The Secret weapon (4 min 58 sec)

Posted by Ronen70 | Jun 27, 2019 @ 01:21 AM | 2,444 Views
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Skywing Edge 540 32" (4 min 8 sec)

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Crack Yak55 32" Knock off (4 min 53 sec)

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QQ Extra 300 3s Setup (5 min 37 sec)

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Skywing 48" laser260 PP (2 min 18 sec)

Posted by Joe52710 | Jun 26, 2019 @ 04:33 PM | 2,802 Views
Hi,

I'm scratch building a 3lb (1.5kg) twin pusher rc plane. I've flown it once already, buy am stumped as to why the props aren't spinning at about the same RPM. I've tried setting the throttles ranges for the ESCs already, to little avail. Here's the setup:

Motor (x2): Detrum BM2815A-1100KV
Prop (x2): APC 6x6
ESC (x2): Detrum 30A
Battery: 2200mAh, 3s, 50C

On some does, when both motors are at full throttle, they have about the same RPM. Other days they are way off. Any clue as to why this is?

Thanks,

Joe
Posted by marblekit | Jun 26, 2019 @ 02:40 PM | 3,080 Views
Posted by unboxingexp | Jun 26, 2019 @ 11:16 AM | 3,323 Views
48cm LED EPP glider (1 min 25 sec)


Get it here: https://m.banggood.com/custlink/KG33tbeqFn

Size: 47CM*48cm*12cm (L*W*H)
Fly Distance: About 30m
Material: EPP Foam
Color: Blue
Posted by Bill M - RC | Jun 26, 2019 @ 07:14 AM | 3,836 Views
Hi fellow rc pilots & rc enthusiasts

JJRC X6 Aircus review. This JJRC X6 Aircus 5G WIFI FPV Double GPS with 1080P Wide Angle Camera on a Two-Axis Self-Stabilizing Gimbal Quadcopter drone review includes unboxing, inspection, features, functions, setup, app, camera, gimbal, fpv range, indoor & outdoor flight tests. I also share an insight to a mod I did to improve the camera stability. Flight action starts at 12:47,…hope you enjoy watching this.

You can get this JJRC X6 Aircus 5G WIFI FPV Double GPS with 1080P Wide Angle Camera on a Two-Axis Self-Stabilizing Gimbal Quadcopter drone for a discounted price using coupon code: BGJJRCX6 (expires 2019-06-30) here now: http://bit.ly/2II4yc6

JJRC X6 Aircus review - 1080P Wide Angle Camera & Two Axis Self Stabilizing Gimbal (40 min 42 sec)

Posted by old4570 | Jun 25, 2019 @ 09:11 PM | 5,413 Views
Yeah ! I graded this a PITA ( Pain In The Abacus )
Well , I am now upgrading the rating to Pain In The Asp !

I did go out to maiden !
And my CG was too far back , but I had no other batteries that would fit .
Also , I did mention the lack of thrust from the factory prop . 0ooooh Yeah Baby ! ( What thrust ? )

So I came home and cut the factory prop off .
Fit a bullet prop adaptor and cut a 5x3 down to 4x3 as the 5x3 was loading the motor too much .

Problems !
I read a few comments where people talk about the motor coming lose .. Yeah , I had that .
Half a flight and the motor mounts came lose .
Tightened them and then gave the screws / mount a dose of cyno . ( Cyno for model airplanes is like Penicillin for humans )

I also went thru my battery collection and found a larger heavier battery that just fits .. ( Just )
It does no effect the CG that much ! Really need a battery that can be pushed further forward in the FUSE ! ( If any one from HK reads this )
Ps / Why bring a model to market ? When no battery fits .

Anyways , now the motor is making some sort of grinding noise around mid throttle .
Seriously , for me the Ezio 800 has just been a box full of problems .. Problems that just wont go away .

So next time I go out , .....
1) Heavier battery
2) A prop that produces thrust
3) I may have to go to 100% Expo for the elevator

Ezio 800 from HobbyKing (1 min 25 sec)

Posted by basslord1124 | Jun 25, 2019 @ 09:45 AM | 5,587 Views
So after some recent discussion with some folks I thought it was a good opportunity to show the damage my FT Simple Cub has taken from some crashes. Felt it was a good true testament to how durable these foamboard/Flitetest really are. So here you can see all the damage that has occurred to the FT Simple Cub.

New motor has been installed and the power pod has been rebuilt. All that is left is reinstall the receiver, double check my balance and battery placement, and she'll be ready to go again.

How durable are Flitetest/foamboard airplanes? A look at the FT Simple Cub's crash damage (8 min 27 sec)

Posted by scousethief | Jun 25, 2019 @ 09:28 AM | 6,251 Views
https://www.banggood.com/custlink/vKmmVbZBYB



Specification:
Fuselage length: 1220mm
Wingspan: 882mm

Recommended parts:
Motor: 2212-2216 2200-2600KV
ESC: 30/40A
Lipo: 1500-2200mah 3S
Servo: 9g * 2pcs
Prop: 6×4

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https://www.banggood.com/custlink/DKGmVQZ0yz



Specification:
Fuselage length: 793mm
Wingspan: 1045mm


Recommended parts:
Motor: 2212-2216 2200-2600KV
ESC: 30/40A
Lipo: 1500-2200mah 3S
Servo: 9g * 4pcs
Prop: 6×4

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https://www.banggood.com/custlink/mG3v5AZeEw

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