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by dominicm : Today at 9:17 AM
Version 2 of the H-King Bonsai wing. Minor tweaks for FPV. Great little EPP wing that's almost indestructible as we found out when I gave my buddy Al the responsibility of the first flight. Never again ! [video]
by AKNick : Yesterday at 10:47 PM
Just ran across this! Finally some good news for Futaba customers! https://futabausa.com/ Dear Valued Customers, For many years Futaba Corporation’s Hobby Radio Control equipment repairs and customer service was part of an exclusive distribution agreement between Hobbico, Inc. and Futaba...
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by acerc : Thursday at 1:46 PM
I have been told that when one receives anything related to a build, the build has started. I just received the engine for the BullDog II, a Valach 140cc twin, so I guess the build has started. But it will be slow especially considering the short kit has not even been cut yet. But the kit should be cut any day as...
For Sale DA 170 setup
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by Flyoften54 : Wednesday at 11:25 PM
Well it is time to sell my DA 170 setup in order to make way for a 4 cylinder motor on my latest build, my Dalton extra 300. Here is what I have for sale. Thanks for checking it out. DA 170: $1000 -Fresh from DA. Engine has been overhauled. New cylinders, pistons and bearings, and new prop hub. It will need to be...
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by ron van sommeren : Wednesday at 3:55 PM
Several motor tests
  1. Drytesting brushless motors - WFF (RCG user vollrathd)
  2. Overheating magnets causes...
by ServoCity : Wednesday at 3:43 PM
In our latest Secret Life of a Servo series Jason dives into the world of understanding the measurement of servo torque! https://www.servocity.com/servos
by RCPal : Wednesday at 3:32 PM
Hi Fellows I am quite new to GSN. I have found it to be a great place for info on everything. so now I'm looking for a bit of input. I recently acquired a Bridi Dalotel 84". I don't as yet have it in my little hands to look at it, but am researching a suitable engine. The airplane calls for a .91cu. in. or 15cc. I...
by dominicm : Tuesday at 1:24 PM
I was quite amazed by this. I had never seen or even heard of a Magnus Effect plane until Finley showed up with what looked like an upside down lawn mower. He's a very articulate kid and talked me through the physics of how this thing works. It doesn't just work...it flies really well...and he built it totally from...
by ron van sommeren : Tuesday at 9:30 AM
Over the years a compiled/maintained a list of e-flight calculators, motor- and prop-databases (normal people collect stamps, or cars). Most popular (afaics) are www.ecalc.ch...