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by dominicm : Feb 5, 2020 at 7:37 AM
Sharing a video I shot of a unique scale aircraft I've not seen modelled before. The interior matched the excellent detail on the exterior and it was nicely flown on the day by its owner. This 1:6 scale Trimotor has a 4 metre wingspan and was designed and constructed by Joachim Damrath. The radial engines are of...
by dominicm : Feb 4, 2020 at 10:40 AM
Rarely seen and that's no surprise because it is relatively high risk and that these jets typically cost $20K+. Not for the average RC pilot.
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by TonyHallo : Feb 2, 2020 at 9:50 AM
June 20, 2020 (Rain Date June 27, 2020) Indiana Flyer’s Club Field Located off Snyder Rd, Indiana, PA GPS coordinates: N40° 33.192' W079° 06.069’ This fun fly is open to all pilots with AMA membership, no landing fee, all types of aircraft (Including turbines) and rotor craft are welcome. Come join us celebrate...
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by TonyHallo : Feb 2, 2020 at 8:02 AM
May 30, 2020 (Rain Date May 31, 2020) Gypsy Moth Fliers Club Field located at: 422 Cedar Run Road Allison Park, PA 15101 All types of aircraft are welcome to this event, no landing fee, AMA required. The link will take to the same page as the attached map. I'm sure there's a better...
by dominicm : Jan 29, 2020 at 8:02 AM
Great to see a B-25J Mitchell in a not so common scheme. Flown in great scale style by Bob at a fly-in last Spring. In the air against the sky you would think it was the real deal.
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by ROLLERMAN : Jan 28, 2020 at 10:08 PM
Two FUTABA BLS 157 Digital Servos with SWB Arms, arms were setto one inch out from center Two FUTABA BLS 172 Digital Servos with Spot on Aluminum arms Two SAVOX 1268 Digital Servos One Competition SRS POWER BOX Everything you see here is in excellent working order. It wason my IMAC Plane, Carden PRO. PRICE...
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by Bartman : Jan 25, 2020 at 4:52 PM
So we've got @WMcNabb to thank for this one! He put an engine in the classifieds for FREE! http://www.giantscalenews.com/threads/evolution-26cc-gas-engine-and-accessories.10877/ and of course, being the first to happen upon it, I grabbed it. The plan was to put it in a 1/4 scale...
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by thebluemax : Jan 25, 2020 at 10:17 AM
Goldberg Yak 54 77 inch wing with a 72 inch fuse. Small crack in canopy that has been glued. YS-140 Keleo Pitts muffler Switch-glo on-board glow driver Aluminum spinner with APC prop 2 Hitec 5645 digital servos on the elevators 4 Hitec 5485 digital servos on the ailerons 1 JR 8411digital servo for pull-pull on the...
by Jay Burkart : Jan 24, 2020 at 4:30 PM
Hi there from a novice Scale builder and SAM flyer. I've been modeling for 55 years and have been active in SAM contest flying for about 25 years. Decided I'd get into a serious Scale build, I have scratch built many SAM Old timers that are on the large side up to about 14 ft. and even many smaller Old Timers...
by Yuri : Jan 20, 2020 at 4:07 PM
Hello there reader. I'm new here and have an issue I need help solving. I have a Flysky FS-I8 transmitter paired to an IA10B receiver. I am wondering if anyone know if the Futaba SBS-01G GPS Sensor would work with the transmitter and receiver stated above or if I need to do extra wiring or make a jank setup so they...