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R2-D2 Build Update: A&A Holo Projector Servo Frame Mod

June 15th, 2012 at 10:19 pm » Comments (0)

I have completed the A&A Holo Projector (HP) mounts.  The rear and top HP fit fine, but the front interferes with the Process State indicator (PSI) and will not fit with the 1.5″ tube for the Teeces PSI lights. I reworked the A&A servo mount plate and came up with a new design that moves the servos [...]





Kline-Folgleman Resources Around the Web

December 21st, 2008 at 6:05 pm » Comments (0)

Besides having Super RC powers, Dave Powers of RCPOWERS.com has a great interview of Dick Kline. Dave has spent a lot of time trying the KF airfoil on different platforms, most of them originally unstable without the KF. Dave has come up with some interesting results and as always, Dave’s videos are entertaining and informative. [...]





New Workshop and Workbench – Finally!

November 5th, 2008 at 3:34 pm » Comments (0)

Last year when we fixed up the basement, I created space in the boiler room for my workshop. Initially I just used an old Ikea table and some storage shelves to outfit my work area. Quickly my workshop became more of a storage area than a work area. My workbench, being only a 3×3 square, [...]





Instructables features my How To Make a Holiday Window Display

December 24th, 2007 at 5:10 pm » Comments (1)

Merry Christmas to All! I just received an email that Instructables is featuring my How To Make a Holiday Window Display. Very cool. As an update – here is my 2007 Window display. We added buildings, lights and some mountains to give a little more interest to the scene. Enjoy. Merry Christmas.





$5 Wing Designer

October 29th, 2007 at 5:07 am » Comments (1)

Last year I built a $5 Flying Wing and used a Kline-Fogelman Airfoil and plans from RC Groups. The wing was a lot of fun to fly and I always wanted to build another one. I wanted to build one out of EPP foam and try different designs but I never got around to it. [...]