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by Murocflyer : Nov 6, 2012 at 3:27 PM
I'm not sure if there are any Star Trek fans on here, but I am so ready for a new series on TV. I miss them and watched them all. Capt Kirk and Spock will always be my favorite, but I did like them all. Even DS-9. Yea, I know. :( I also like Revolution and The Walking Dead (my favorite show on TV right now)....
by xCrashNBurnx : Nov 5, 2012 at 7:52 PM
I'm going to run the Castle ICE 75 speed controller in my 3DHS 58" Edge. Because it's so much heavier than the ICE Lite 75, I'm a bit concerned with simply zip tying it to the side of the motor box. I would love to see or hear about how you guys have mounted larger ESCs. I thought I might put a small peice of balsa...
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by Luv3d : Nov 5, 2012 at 6:23 AM
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Aeroworks is proud to add the new Freestyle Extra 260 QB-L (Quick Build-Light Series) to our growing line of airplanes. Designed with the demanding 3D pilot in mind, this new airplane features many exciting and revolutionary concepts that are sure to make it the hit of...
by YelKiteFlyer : Nov 4, 2012 at 8:39 PM
[H=1]LUCIEN MILLER'S WAY[/H]
(Taken from ATTF podcast # 207)

Note:
An electric motor is a constant rpm machine. As you put on a larger prop the motor will try to spin the prop at the higher constant rpm but the current will increase. The propeller determines how much power the electric motor produces....
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by LandonK : Nov 4, 2012 at 7:59 PM
So after spending way too much time tinkering on the MXS, travelling, working long hours out of town and a million other things I volunteered Ryanm to lend a hand on getting this bird in the air. And I have to say it is a blast to fly!
Here is the setup as flown today:

5- HS 7955TG servos
Spektrum AR7000 on a...
by Space Bat : Nov 4, 2012 at 4:48 PM
Anyone know anything about Seagull ARFs

Seen some good deals on these in the UK...but not sure to there pedigree and whether up to the standard of the big boys...
by Murocflyer : Nov 4, 2012 at 11:58 AM
Multi-Rotor Challenge coming March 23 & 24, 2013 Saw this on another forum and definitely an event I'll be attending. 2013 MULTI-ROTOR CHALLENGE! Multirotor aircraft are storming the market! This emerging category constitutes the fastest growing segment in RC aviation and we are proud to bring...
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by gyro : Nov 3, 2012 at 11:19 PM
This plane is fast, precise, and looks amazing in the air! Here are two pics I snapped of one flown by Twistedgrim today. DSCF0900.jpg DSCF0899.jpg