Welcome To GiantScaleNews.com

GSN is the BEST in an RC online community. Less corporate BS and more down home fun. Better conversations with REAL RC'ers. Don't settle for the biggest when you can have the best!
  1. If you are new to GiantScaleNews.com, please register, introduce yourself, and make yourself at home.

    We're 1st in Giant Scale RC because we've got the best membership on the internet! Take a look around and don't forget to register to get all of the benefits of GSN membership!



Giant Scale R/C news, forums, classifieds, event coverage, and more!

by AltitudeHobbies : Nov 17, 2012 at 7:55 PM
Altitude Hobbies has the best prices on the best RC gear this Black Friday! This sale happens just once a year, so don't miss it!

SAVE 15% and get FREE Shipping on ALL orders placed...
by wedoitall : Nov 17, 2012 at 1:59 PM
hey thought i would pass this along. may wanna hurry if you are wanting the "The Pilot's Guide to Mastering Radio Controlled Flight/2nd Edition by Scott Stoops" actually emailed Mr. Stoops and he is hooking me up with one of his last copies.

I cant thank Mr. Stoops enough for selling me the book and to...
by njswede : Nov 17, 2012 at 9:16 AM
Description of the maneuver The Blender is a relatively simple maneuver that can add a tremendous amount of excitement to a routine if performed right. A blender is performed by putting the plane in a vertical dive, applying aileron to induce a fast roll, then adding opposite rudder to create a snap roll...
by wedoitall : Nov 16, 2012 at 9:50 PM
aight fellers, got my dx8 today. and was wondering if you guys could hook a honky up one more time with some help. can you lead me in the right direction on at least a basic setup on mixing and if i need it , differential on my edge epp with a dx8?

any and all help is greatly appreciate. ill owe yas one....
by njswede : Nov 16, 2012 at 4:46 PM
[H=1]Description of the maneuver[/H]
A wall is simply a sharp transition from upright flight to a vertical up-line. It is almost always used as a transition into another maneuver, e.g. a [wiki]The Hover[/wiki]
[H=2]Level of difficulty[/H]
Very Easy

[H=1]Performing the Maneuver[/H]
A wall is typically entered...
by Space Bat : Nov 16, 2012 at 1:02 PM
Hi Joe/Jim.... I am getting back into engines/gassers and wonder if 3D flying there are different thought processes involved.... Am currently breaking in an engine...and currently have an idle just under 1600 but the engine has yet to fully break in and needs more work ...is this too low? - for 3D is it better to...
by Av8r RC : Nov 16, 2012 at 11:36 AM
Hello all,

Last night me and A buddy started up my 3DHS 89 slick for the first time. All went fairly well getting the DA60 running good. But had an oddity happening with my receiver.

The AR9110 has 3 satellites that must be hooked up in order to work. All 3 were hooked up and had powered the system a few...
by StevenMcC : Nov 16, 2012 at 10:39 AM
My 47" SHP, The BEST 45-49" plane ever!!! :cool: If you thought about buying one. GO FOR IT!!! Setup: Motor: Omega 130g 870 kv ESC: Castle Creations Ice 50 Amp Battery: Sky Lipo 3 cell 40c 2650mAH Prop: Xoar wood 14x7 E Servos: 3x T-Pro MG-90S 1x Hitec HS65MG for elevator. My feelings on it? The 47" 3DHS...
by StevenMcC : Nov 16, 2012 at 10:35 AM
The 58" Edge 540! More awesomeness! :) Setup: Motor: Exceed RC Rocket 4120-465 ESC: Exceed RC Proton 80AH W/o BEC BEC: Castle 10AH BEC Battery: Sky-Lipo (2x) 3s 3300's. Servos: (Wings) Hitec HS-225MG, (Tail) Hitec HS-5245MG. My feelings on it? No doubt the best 50 class airframe out there, Great handling...
hoverin on the left!!!.png
by StevenMcC : Nov 16, 2012 at 10:32 AM
Hello Friends!!! I have some reviews of awesomeness here! First, I have an 87" 3DHS SHP! Thanks 3DHS!!! :D Setup: DLE-55RA, 7955's all around, 7954 for throttle, SkyLipo 2S1P 1800mAH unregulated, AR9000 and DX7, Falcon 23x8 wood My feelings on it? The 87" 3DHS Extra300SHP is the best 50cc I've seen/flown...