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by Blazing Wings : May 18, 2021 at 9:48 AM
Slowly starting to build this 1/4 scale Bf109. This will be another static display model for the same business I have built the other airplanes for. I'm also starting on a P51 Mustang build that I will post in another thread. Scale - P51...
by dominicm : May 13, 2021 at 5:31 AM
First flight of my twin 80mm electric ducted fan A-10 enhanced with head tracked DJI digital FPV. A challenging flight and lots learnt.
by dominicm : May 9, 2021 at 3:39 AM
You don't need a flight controller but it helps with return to home, stabilisation in wind and real time telemetry.
by dominicm : May 7, 2021 at 5:19 AM
Converted the pilot to a pan/tilt mechanism and installed the DJI FPV. Worked quite well on this first flight. A few adjustments to make before the next one...
by dominicm : May 5, 2021 at 10:28 AM
Not easy filming something this quick but I've had a fair bit of practice. Definitely over 200mph...may getting on for 250mph. Blink and it's gone.
by dominicm : May 1, 2021 at 2:41 AM
There I was just testing out the Go Go Bird Eagle Ornithopter for the first time when it got attacked by a Red Kite bird of prey. No harm done. I think it actually enjoyed the encounter. :D
by dominicm : Apr 30, 2021 at 9:48 AM
5S on the stock ESC. Not recommended but I suspected I wouldn't be on full throttle for very long. Proven to be right. Worked fine although hovering in the cross wind was a bit like spinning a plate on a stick. 5S3000 lipo further back next time.
by Trey Wood : Apr 28, 2021 at 7:10 PM
Didn't know where to post this but I was wondering if there is a source for vacuum bags for bagging wings that's basically a tube that's been flattened so all you have to do is seal two ends. Thanks for any help.
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by ghackler : Apr 28, 2021 at 4:40 PM
Floor Stand Raised.jpg Floor Stand1.jpg Harry's  50lb. Focke-Wulf.jpg Martin's Jet.jpg Hand-made RC plane floor model stand. Top-quality, made from Baltic Birch plywood with quality hardware. Works well for medium (10 cc) to large (120 cc) RC planes. Fully...
by dominicm : Apr 27, 2021 at 6:25 AM
No doubt that adding thrust vectoring to delta wing aircraft makes them so much more agile and manoeuvrable as displayed here. Just needs 2:1 thrust to weight ratio to push out of those post-stall manoeuvres when needed.