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3-D Printing For Aeromodeling

September 7th, 2013 at 8:45 am » Comments (0)

A lot of you have been asking about 3-D printing and I promised you I had some articles coming up. The articles will be in the October Issue of Model Aviation Magazine. If you are not yet an AMA Member and do not receive Model Aviation Magazine you can read the web edition of the [...]

Radio Control Imperial Star Destroyer

April 13th, 2013 at 9:35 pm » Comments (1)

Picked this RC Spaceship up from while I was out at the Toledo Weak Signals RC Show. They actually were not selling it at the show, but I would not let them leave until they sold it to me.  You can get the plans from sg-ideas and all the components needed to build your own. [...]

Rise of The Multicopter

November 30th, 2012 at 3:58 pm » Comments (0)

Woo Hoo! My latest article hit the newsstand and the digital newsstand.  Check out Model Aviation Magazine – Rise of the Multicopter. The print article is focused on Multicopter Definition and Flight Theory and the iPad/Android edition goes deeper in to the history of the Multicopter.

Ultimate Night Fly RC Electric Airplane

April 3rd, 2009 at 4:30 am » Comments (0)

This Radio Controlled airplane is a scratch built 1936 Lanzo Record Breaker with an eight foot wing span. It is about 12 years old & has seen many configurations from gas powered tow plane, camera ship, autonomous test platform, to video transmitting search plane. In its current configuration, it is a Night Nite flying rc [...]

Make ‘Em Bounce!

March 30th, 2009 at 8:01 am » Comments (0)

If you’ve had 2 or more flights on an RC airplane, you know the joy of making your airplane soar and swoop, and the agony of watching it break into pieces with an unplanned landing. Wouldn’t it be great if they could just bounce? Well, now there is a whole category of foam airplanes designed [...]