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Record-setting electric plane tows glider up into the sky in seconds added in /sig/fullsize/
Siemens has just announced that an electric aerobatic plane powered by its latest motor has nabbed two world speed records. The Extra 330LE electric test plane also became the first in the world to tow a glider up into the skies.
Airfield Models - How to Fiberglass Small Model Aircraft Parts added in /building/covering/glassing/
How to Apply Fiberglass Cloth to Small Model Aircraft Parts.
Airfield Models - Apply Fiberglass Cloth to a Model Aircraft Wing added in /building/covering/glassing/
How to Apply Fiberglass Cloth to a Model Aircraft Wing.
Airfield Models - Applying Fiberglass Cloth to a Model Aircraft added in /building/covering/glassing/
How to Apply Fiberglass Cloth to a Model Aircraft.
How to Silk a Model Aircraft Wing added in /building/covering/
Silk is an unusual covering, but can make for a spectacular model. Learn how to cover with silk and silk dyeing.
Airfield Models - Make Fixtures for a Magnetic Building System added in /building/boards/
How to make sturdy fixtures for a magnetic building system. These are very versatile tools that you will love immediately.
Techniques for Building with Magnets added in /building/boards/
The magnetic building system is a great way to construct flying model aircraft. Detailed information and plans help you build a magnetic building system.
FOAM CUTTER PLANS AND INSTRUCTION added in /building/foamcutting/
EPP Foam Cutter Plans and detailed instructions.
Understanding Lipo Fires added in /batteries/lipoly/
Utah Flyers Organization article on the dangers of lipo fires and what to look out for.
Which Transmitter Mode Should You Use? added in /radio/transmitters/
The transmitter modes determines what each stick of your transmitter does. It's a good idea to use the same mode that other people in your region use. Let's find out which is best for you.
NiCd and NiMH Battery Care added in /batteries/nicd_nimh/
Stefan gives some great, sensible advice on battery care.
https://hobbyking.com/en_us/electric-flight-basics/ added in /general/beginners/
A basic guide to electric flight from Hobbyking
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=386175 added in /testing/
Lots of DIY test stand designs for testing thrust and power.
Don's LED Main Page added in /sig/night/
Lots of info on LEDs
micro models added in /building/micro/freeplans/
Free plans for micro models
Coroplast Construction Techniques. | Gforce-RC Planes added in /building/spad/
Tips for building with coroplast
Some basic terms related to Aircraft - Part 8 - Mean Aerodynamic Chord | Gforce-RC Planes added in /calculators/aerodynamics/
Explanation of MAC and how to calculate it.
Depron cutting and shaping added in /building/depron/
Useful tips for building with Depron
Large Model Association added in /community/organisations/
UK-based organisation for enthusiasts of large models
Great drawings for foam planes added in /building/freeplans/
Free plans from RC groups