Mig-29 Vectored Thrust

posted in: Builds, Mig29, Radio Controlled | 0

My first Mig-29 This is my Mig-29 Fulcrum built from an RCPowers plan.  http://www.rcpowers.com This so far is one of the best Park Jets I’ve built really impressed with it.  Dave at RCPowers has the got the motor and prop … Continued

FREE g-code to make the fuselage for a BAE Hawk/T45 Goshawk

Please use these files for testing only. I made some design errors which limited the thrust from the EDF and the plane was unable to fly. Here are files to make the BAE Hawk or T45 Goshawk with a Hot … Continued

Getting Started with DevFus Foam 2 – Hot Wire CNC Foam Fuselage

So you’ve made some wings with your Hot Wire CNC Foam Cutter and wondered if you can make fuselages as well   I’ve been on that journey to and now I can share my knowledge and experience. I purchased DevFus Foam … Continued

Decals – make your own for RC airplanes with an Inkjet Printer

posted in: Builds, Radio Controlled | 2

When I purchased my FW190 at a model show I neglected to check if there were any decals in the kit. For several reasons I didn’t start the kit for a couple of years after I bought it.  AeroTech went … Continued

How to Cover Wings and Fuselages with Brown Paper and White Glue.

posted in: Radio Controlled | 1

Cheap and Strong I’ve used the brown paper method on several projects including my latest flying wing.  It makes an incredibly strong wing and can be finished in a couple of ways. Best of all its cheap all you need … Continued

RC Hawker Hurricane built with a Hot Wire CNC foam cutter

Why build a Hawker Hurricane in foam with a Hotwire CNC foam cutter? Well as you may have noticed on my website I’ve built a Hot Wire CNC foam cutter and built several flying wings. So I was thinking about … Continued

Radio Controlled Plane Gallery

posted in: Builds, Radio Controlled | 0

This gallery shows pictures I’ve taken at the flying field.  I’m a keen photographer and these are some of the shots I’m most pleased with. Some of the models are mine but most are club members. My camera is a … Continued

Hot Wire CNC flying wing build details

posted in: Builds, CNC, Hot Wire, Radio Controlled | 0

Here are the build details and some videos of my first hot wire flying wing made with my CNC foam cutter.  If you’d like to build a foam cutter then I have all the information here   http://www.rckeith.co.uk/cnc-hot-wire-foam-cutter/. I’ve called it … Continued

HobbyKing FPV – ArduPilot (HKPilot 2.7)

posted in: Builds, FPV, Radio Controlled | 0

The FPV wing I built with my CNC hot wire foam cutter didn’t last very long.  I added a HobbyKing 3 axis gyro to it and it felt very strange on the first flight and then disaster on the second.   … Continued

FPV Flying Wing

posted in: Builds, CNC, FPV, Hot Wire | 0

FPV Flying Wing Build FPV (First Person View) if you don’t know is probably as near as you can get to real flying without being in one of those big simulators costing lots of money.  Basically you can see what … Continued

De Havilland Mosquito – Tony Nijhuis 47 inch Kit

posted in: Builds, Mosquito, Radio Controlled | 0

DH Mosquito Build This is my build of the Tony Nijhuis 47” De Havilland Mosquito.  Here’s a link to Tony’s site where you can buy the kit or just the plan http://www.tonynijhuisdesigns.co.uk/multies.htm.  It was a free plan in RCM&E in … Continued

Vickers Super VC-10

posted in: Builds, Radio Controlled, VC-10 | 2

This is how I built a Radio Controlled Vickers VC-10.  It took me 3 years from initial idea to maiden flight.  This wasn’t a continuous 3 years but when I could spare the time.  I sometimes thought I’d been too ambitious … Continued

Model Flying tips for Beginners

posted in: Radio Controlled | 0

I’ve been flying for several years now and have a good collection of models.  Learning to fly RC planes is very rewarding but it’s not as easy as it looks. I started a bit later than most people about 44 … Continued

P51D Mustang

posted in: Builds, Radio Controlled | 0

This is a Cambrian P51D Mustang which is  I don’t think is available anymore I built this several years ago and it was my first proper build,  it turned out much better than I expected.   The first flight was very … Continued

VC10 Info and Links

posted in: VC-10 | 0

The site in the link is  dedicated to the VC10 and some of the people on the forum have been very helpful www.vc10.net Some nice 3 view drawings at http://www.elodieroux.com/EditionsElodieRouxBonus_Drawings.html which can be purchased in eps format Some pictures I … Continued

RC Top Hobby Focke Wulf 190A

posted in: 3d-printer, Builds, Radio Controlled | 0

My third Focke Wulf 190A This is my latest Focke Wulf 190A from RC Top Hobby which now has a 3d printed spinner, see later in the post, flies very nice.  I really do like the FW190 both versions will … Continued

Depron Extra 300 electric park flyer

posted in: Builds, Radio Controlled | 0

This is my Depron Extra 300 electric park flyer built from 6 mm depron.  The plan is from RCPowers which is a free plan. Power is a TowerPro 2409 1000KV brushless turning a 10×3.8 slow fly prop.  The battery is … Continued

Avro Vulcan B2 Bomber

posted in: Builds, Radio Controlled, Vulcan | 4

Build of an RC Avro Vulcan B2 Bomber This is the build of  Avro Vulcan B2 Bomber 36″ wingspan depron bomber with two brush-less pusher motors was available from Green Air Designs. Flies extremely well on a 1300mAH Lipo battery.  … Continued

Avro Lancaster Bomber

posted in: Builds, Lancaster, Radio Controlled | 10

Here is the build of a Radio Controlled Avro Lancaster Bomber from Priory Models which I’ve rebuilt twice and modified a few times. Whenever I fly her the sight of those 4 engines and twin tail in a banked turn … Continued

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!