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Posted by WattsSabi | Today @ 08:51 AM | 387 Views
PNC mount in (former) Spiro slope nose.
Posted by scruffy1 | Today @ 05:28 AM | 597 Views
i always loved the idea of a seaplane, but most of them were either rather complicated, or looked like a recipe for drowning my radio gear (and the motor, and the lipo)

enter thomas B., prolific designer with a thing for depron and seaplanes; this is his great little pseudo-schneider entry, the jupiter shrimp (links to plans in that thread); he's a regular contributor to modell aviator, and makes me wish i was more capable of comprehending german - ah well... google translate to the rescue

to join the fun, you'll need :
(minimum) 4 channel radio
10-12amp 2-3s esc
3x 5gm (or so) servos
a swag of 6mm and some 3mm depron
a 460 mah or so 3s lipo
a small brushless outrunner to turn a 6-7" prop

the design is very basic; my build complicated it a bit; not necessary for a very fine flyer, but it's in my nature to take the road less travelled and the education gained towards my next depron build is its own reward

anyway, some pictures to grab your interest, and you can follow this link to the rest of the photos of my build
Posted by Rcjay509 | Today @ 01:52 AM | 728 Views
My best friend who got me back into flying gave me a glasair sportsman for my first build. I will be installing new electronics possibly the original motor,servos, etc... I will be posting pictures of the build.If you have any suggestions please feel free to comment.
Posted by Reckless_fpv | Yesterday @ 07:48 PM | 980 Views
Posted by BDOG1 | Yesterday @ 06:39 PM | 1,060 Views
The wife say's our couch is plane full, I can't argue the point
Posted by RCMC | Yesterday @ 06:35 PM | 1,053 Views
This plane is the 3D Hobby Shop 75" Edge 540. I'm partial to white planes so I took the orange color scheme and stripped the covering off right out of the box and recovered it in UltraCote White.

The plane has a new DLE-35RA motor and Hitec 7954 servos all around. The elevator and rudder servos are equipped with SWB arms. It has a Tech Aero cutoff switch and an Emcotec switch from Esprit Model in Florida. It also has a Xoar 21x8 prop inside a Tru-Turn 3.5" Spinner.

The motor cowling and canopy were painted in a local auto body shop and the paint looks like a car finish.

This plane has not been flown as of June 23, 2018
Posted by MikePS | Yesterday @ 05:08 PM | 1,112 Views
Lipos for the pitts
Posted by rc38joe | Yesterday @ 04:14 PM | 1,150 Views
Hiya Fellow Flyers:

The Annual Omahawks R/C Auction date has been set and the Hall is reserved for our next auction on Sept 30, 2018..

The Omahawks R/C Club is hosting a R/C Auction in Omaha (See attachment) @ Millard Social Hall located at 10508 S 144th St, Omaha, NE 68138 on Sunday September 30th, 2018.

Doors open at 7:00 AM CST, Auction starts promptly at 10:00 AM.

Information will be posted @ Clubs web site at: http://omahawks.org/ in the near future..

Question contact Kevin Hyde at 402-670-8320

Food and Refreshments offer for sale, Admission is $5 kids under 14 are free.
Posted by rc38joe | Yesterday @ 03:25 PM | 1,191 Views
Hiya Fellow RC flyers:

If your in the Omaha Area, or passing thru feel free to come out to the Omahawks Flying field (near Standing Bear Lake) for some great flying and general RC discussions as well as many many stories about recreational Flying from our 100 Plus Members.... Our Web site can be found at @ http://omahawks.org/ and we are on Face book as well....

The club prides itself on getting the community involved, doing our annual Make-a-wish benefits, and we love to count you as one of our members...

Feel free to contact me through RC Groups or my Gmail Email of yovanguy@gmail.com

Check out the Newsletter link on the Web page, as I am the Editor and publisher on a monthly basis... New submissions are always welcome...

We have many different sub areas of interest in the group as well:

Old Timers
Float Flyers
Control Line
Free Training every Thursday evening weather permitting
Special events.

Upcoming Events

June 28, 2018--6:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Training Night
June 29, 2018 -- 7:00 PM -9:00 PM - Club General Meeting at Hawk Field, Dinner and Raffle
July 5, 2018--6:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Training Night
July 7, 2018--9:00 AM – 1:00 PM – Float Fly W/lunch at Standing Bear Lake
July 11, 2018--9:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Old Timer Fun Fly
July 12, 2018--6:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Training Night

Hawk Field location can be found here: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Ha...=en&authuser=0
Posted by BobFromMars | Yesterday @ 02:10 PM | 1,207 Views
Here is some sample footage from the new Foxeer Monster Pro. Very impressive for a $25 camera.

Foxeer Monster Pro (V3) Sample footage - Topsky F7X DVR (2 min 55 sec)

The video was recorded from my Topsky goggles with an Eachine Pro58 module.

I'll have a full review of the camera coming soon.
Posted by Terry Thorpe | Yesterday @ 12:01 PM | 1,325 Views
Tried to send a reply message and got this:

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What is a "token" and how can I control when it expires?
How do I "reload the window"?

Your assistance is greatly appreciated.
Terry Thorpe
Posted by Jonnybgood3 | Yesterday @ 10:35 AM | 1,383 Views
I was doing a flat turn, stalled a wing and it spun into the ground behind the trees
Posted by Absaroka | Yesterday @ 09:21 AM | 1,433 Views
Touch & go's with the Timber.
Timber (0 min 18 sec)

Posted by Bill M - RC | Yesterday @ 07:50 AM | 1,483 Views
Hi fellow pilots & rc enthusiasts

NEW Eachine EX2H review Flight & Features tests (Part II) with 1080p HD camera version. Step aside Bugs 3H, this Eachine EX2H has it all and better. As a Bugs 3 upgrade, besides altitude hold, this brushless beauty has options for 720p & 1080p Wifi FPV too.

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And the 720p version here: https://goo.gl/YFz8nU

Eachine EX2H review - Flight & Features Tests (Part II) (14 min 59 sec)