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Posted by dufek paul | Today @ 04:06 PM | 106 Views
L.E.T. Ventus 2CX 6 mtr. Never flown, not a mark, scratch or blemish on it. Comes with custom made wing bags.
I will not ship, please do not ask, local pick up only.
$4800.00 Price is firm. Radio is not included.

Please PM me if you need more information. Paul
Posted by fly-by-night | Today @ 02:57 PM | 137 Views
Well before moving on to the G3 I need to complete the build on the Speed. I sold mine some time back and regretted it, found one on the Group and will finish it with Hyperion HP-DS11-AMB all around, so here we go.
Posted by steevie | Today @ 02:40 PM | 143 Views
Thread PAUL's Nemo : https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...opter-Test-Bed

Caracteristics :

Wingspan : 800mm (without motors)
Airfoil : N10 modified 15% relative thickness
Weight : 440gr
Accu : Lipo 7.4V 2S 1000mAh
Servos :
2x ailerons Hitec HS-55
2x Tilts Hitec HS-56 HB
1x elevator Hitec HS-55
ESC : 2x 12A Afrojack opto
Motors : 2x Epower 2204 2300KV
Propeller : slowfly 2x 7x6" (CW et CCW)
Card : KK2.1 with OpenAero VTOL 1.5 firmware
Receiver : frsky

Video of my Nemo version
NEMO VTOL (3 min 15 sec)

Posted by WattsSabi | Today @ 08:51 AM | 557 Views
PNC mount in (former) Spiro slope nose.
Posted by scruffy1 | Today @ 05:28 AM | 761 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 | 893 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 | 1,142 Views
Posted by BDOG1 | Yesterday @ 06:39 PM | 1,237 Views
The wife say's our couch is plane full, I can't argue the point
Posted by RCMC | Yesterday @ 06:35 PM | 1,217 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 | 1,274 Views
Lipos for the pitts
Posted by rc38joe | Yesterday @ 04:14 PM | 1,313 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 | 1,354 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
Drones
Control Line
Sailplanes
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 | 1,369 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 | 1,487 Views
Tried to send a reply message and got this:

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Your assistance is greatly appreciated.
Terry Thorpe
Posted by Jonnybgood3 | Yesterday @ 10:35 AM | 1,545 Views
I was doing a flat turn, stalled a wing and it spun into the ground behind the trees