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by gyro : Nov 23, 2012 at 9:20 PM
We recently got flamed from the owner of EasyTigerModels.com for not allowing him to advertise his business here. He truly and literally thought entitled to do so since has a credit card with money to spend. You see, many of our site sponsors were INVITED to advertise here. We already knew who they were and...
by Space Bat : Nov 23, 2012 at 3:46 PM
Anyone into multiplayer computer gaming such as Evony - Edgeworld....etc?
by xsubsailor : Nov 23, 2012 at 10:14 AM
Our 6th Annual 3D HobbyShop Fly Low In is Scheduled for July 11,12,13,14 at the GCA RC Club Field located in Washington, NJ.

This is a low stress all 3d event open flying till 10pm everyday Electric only after 10pm and before 8:00am

we will have a 3dhs 50cc airframe among other 3dhs airframes to raffle
stay...
by Jungle : Nov 22, 2012 at 12:39 PM
Well as the tittle says this year I am organizing a fly-low-in at my own local club. Many of you have been to the Huckfests in Hot Springs that I have organized over the last few years and the shreveport huckfest last year that I helped rob with. Here at my local club I have been organizing get together and...
by wedoitall : Nov 22, 2012 at 12:29 AM
i give thanks to my wife, kids, boss, co-workers, family, friends, and you folks on 3drcforums for having to "put up" with me and my addiction.
i give thanks to charged batterys, calm winds, soft touchdowns, computer radios, and days of flying.

Happy Thanksgiving to all, hope you get to eat turkey, pie, and...
by wedoitall : Nov 22, 2012 at 12:16 AM
do you guys mess with your throttle curve setting on your radios? i tried to play with mine today but didnt have any luck on getting it where i wanted. but it was windy and only flew 2 batterys.

when i attempt noobular hovers , it seems like i have to move the left stick quite abit to see a change in thrust,...
by wedoitall : Nov 21, 2012 at 10:55 PM
im looking into the future of getting my first balsa plane. definetly not ready for it at the moment. but being an addict, you know we gotta at least plan our next 3 purchases.

I was wondering what would you guys recommend for a first balsa plane? And why?

I have an idea of what i may or should get, but i...
by Ohio AV8TOR : Nov 21, 2012 at 5:20 PM
Are there anymore videos of Joe flying showing his transmitter like this one?

[video=youtube;1u-TEb3RCpg]http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=1u-TEb3RCpg[/video]
by njswede : Nov 21, 2012 at 5:19 PM
I'm trying to figure out how to do rolling circles. My problem is this: Once I get the rhythm locked in, my elevator and rudder movements seem to accelerate the roll and even if I reduce my aileron input to almost nothing, the roll often accelerates out of control before I can complete the circle.

What's going...
by Aaeolien : Nov 21, 2012 at 9:57 AM
Well very well could be me but looks like I sadly may have an issue with my esc. It'll operate the servos however I get no audible tones when I power it up even after resetting the throttle calibration a couple of times. Fully charged and balanced battery. Anyone have any ideas?

On the plus side I bought it...