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Posted by Scottsrn | 10-19-2015 @ 11:25 PM | 13,191 Views
Really this is from my copy of FSX on my computer.
Posted by Kendalldad | 10-19-2015 @ 07:35 AM | 14,563 Views
So I decided to sell my 108 extra 330 and build the new 106 3dhs edge 540
powerplant = Gp123 on mufflers
Servos= Savox 1270tg
Posted by pittsartist | 10-15-2015 @ 04:56 PM | 13,510 Views
A young chap I met at the UK R/C Nats a year or two back is now doing a media course and needed to make a mini documentary as a course assignment.

Here's the result. Hopefully worth a watch for a few minutes.

(how many of you can identify with the "plane on a stick" comments ? ..... can't believe I was the only one )

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QQTGatcQ1to&feature=youtu.be"]http://
The Dream | A Pitts Artist (11 min 3 sec)
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Posted by Kevinlau | 10-15-2015 @ 05:56 AM | 12,103 Views
DOMAN RC HOBBY offers a economy series of low profile servos for 1/10 rc drift car, these series servo have been on market for 1year yet,feedback well in China market,we hope more and more people enjoy it,the spec as bellow:
Item No. DM-S0911M
Voltage: 4.8V-7.4V
Speed: 0.12 sec/60deg (4.8v) 0.10sec/60deg (6.0v)
Torque: 7.1kg.cm (4.8v) 8.5kg.cm (6.0v)
Size: 40.5mmX20mmX28.3mm
Weight: 50gram
Motor: Brushed
Gear Train: Metal(Titanium gear)
Ball Bearing: 2BB
Type: Low Profile Servo

Item No. DM-CLS119TD
Voltage: 4.8V ~ 7.4V
Speed: 0.08 sec/60deg (6.0v) 0.07sec/60deg (7.4v)
Torque: 8.3kg.cm (6.0v) 9.5kg.cm (7.4v)
Size: 40.5mmX20mmX25.5mm
Weight: 45gram
Motor: Coreless
Gear Train: Metal(Titanium gear)
Ball Bearing: 2BB
Type: Digital,Coreless,Low Profile Servo
Posted by pittsartist | 10-14-2015 @ 03:54 PM | 12,073 Views
Some pretty much "raw" footage of my initial attempts at Aerobatics in my new RV-6

Quite a contrast to the Pitts, much faster speeds and more height gain / loss within each figure - but actually quite satisfying to fly.

I really enjoyed the bit at the end playing in the clouds. The extra speed over my Pitts makes for a more dynamic feel to this particular experience.

Anyway, hope you like it (but please don't expect any elaborate editing / multi camera angles - this is "as is", 1 angle / take and some music added.)

Vans RV-6 Aerobatics and some Cloudbusting (6 min 51 sec)

Posted by FlyerEd | 10-12-2015 @ 04:04 PM | 10,879 Views
Guys,
I am building a Mitsubishi Zero with a wing span of 2.1m, link: http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...18&aff=1934455
Flying weight will be approx. 6.5kg. I have chosen a 60cc Saito radial 4 stroke engine and I would like to run a 3 blade prop, can someone help me in sizing it, the engine model is Saito FG-602R3. Any other tips would be gratefully appreciated. Thanks Ed







Posted by 108buzz | 10-10-2015 @ 08:59 PM | 11,474 Views
What are some of the best 50cc wood kits? P-51, FW190 or Spitfire?
Posted by AceWingCarrier | 10-03-2015 @ 01:12 AM | 13,007 Views
HI Guys
We have a new Transmitter Glove/Mitt for FPV flying. This transmitter Glove will fit the transmitter with monitor mounted up to 12" inches in height. When you fly all year round you need something to protect and keep your hands and equipment out of the elements and warm.
We have twelve colors to choose from, a must have.
In cold weather, getting those beautiful shots in the snow, near the ocean where there is mist and sand or for your buisness shooting for your clients in all types of weather a great investment to protect your electronics.
We are the first in the Nation and World wide to produce a FPV Transmitter Glove /Mitt For First-person view (FPV), also known as remote person view (RPV).
We have our original and the new Version for FPV
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Ace Wing Carrier
Roy
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Posted by rolling circle | 09-29-2015 @ 09:27 PM | 18,694 Views
Hello everyone!

Here's a video we put together to show off our North East Region's finest contest of the year, the regional finals we know by the name of Black Dirt. It's situated in Goshen, New York centered in some lush farmland for sure.

The video includes freestyle flying by greats like Tyler McCormack and Chris Thorpe. We always like to shake off the contest jitters and throw down some high energy freestyles before we head home.

Special thanks to Cody Wojcik for getting video of my freestyle.

Bittersweet to have a great time and yet to also know it will be quite some time before we see each other again to compete.

So, hope you enjoy the video folks. Take care!!!

2015 IMAC BLACK DIRT VIDEO WITH AWESOME FREESTYLE FLIGHTS (7 min 8 sec)

Posted by pittsartist | 09-29-2015 @ 10:42 AM | 13,156 Views
A re-edit of my last film of Wales. Some colour correction and re editing to make as watchable as poss rather than just a "holiday" video.

Dragon Lands (3 min 26 sec)

Posted by ditchit | 09-27-2015 @ 02:46 AM | 15,970 Views
Hi All - My passion outside work is flying RC. I fly my own jets and models at RC shows and events around the UK and while I'm not doing that I video the action. Over the Winter months I acquire and review new models and take them for a spin commenting on the good and bad.

Why not drop in, join the group or channel and see if I publish anything you might be interested in.

Cheers,
Dom (Essential RC)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/EssentialRC
https://www.youtube.com/c/EssentialRC
Posted by AceWingCarrier | 09-27-2015 @ 12:32 AM | 11,791 Views
HI Guys
For all of you into Gliders we have a new style glider bag, The slim Line glider Bags. For many this will be an option for transport of your gliders. It's a nice design with the same key features as the standard Glider bags that we produce. They will come in many different sizes per customer request and an assortment of colors as well. Single and Double compartment.
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Ace Wing Carrier
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Posted by valkyrierc | 09-25-2015 @ 09:51 AM | 12,351 Views
Hello Im looking for a complete set of blueprints for a sport air 40. This was one of the best flying planes I ever had. I would like to scratch build one from the prints. Any help would be greatley appreciated.
Thanks
Posted by slowgto | 09-22-2015 @ 06:53 AM | 11,468 Views
http://www.espritmodel.com/espritmodel-flight-team.aspx

http://blog.espritmodel.com/meet-ryan/



Ryan O'Connor is an adrenaline junky who has landed himself in the RC world. It all started for him one day, about twelve years ago. Ryan was surfing the web and stumbled across a flybarred RC helicopter website and his attention was peaked. He was so intrigued, he went and bought his first helicopter; from that moment on he was addicted. After ten years of flying helis, he decided to make the move to fixed wing. "Don't get me wrong, there is nothing wrong with some smack down on the deck (helicopters), but the gracefulness to all-out-crazy an airplane can do is just amazing." States Ryan.
Ryan flies at his home field in Wellington, Florida almost every day. When asked what his favorite part of flying is, Ryan replies with a simple "Not Crashing," followed by the real answer. "If I had to pick my favorite part of flying, it would be how awesome it is to see someone you helped learn to fly, make a successful flight on their own." As a father of two, one of which is learning to fly, and a very active member in the community, Ryan is always lending a hand and sharing his knowledge, and love, of the sport with anyone who asks.
For now Ryan is focused on IMAC, and his plans for the future are to compete in more competitions, and become a decent competitor from Sportsman all the way up to Advanced.
Posted by Scottsrn | 09-21-2015 @ 11:03 PM | 11,109 Views
Would anyone know any ways to keep from having planes problems. For one thing if I chush and I seen that my elevator pushrod is no longer on the plane when I walk over to get it. Sometimes I can't tell weather the pushrod came off cause of the hard hit into the ground or if the plane went down cause it came off while still in the air. Another time that I went down was either cause a not soo good receiver, ESC or a servo. I can't say why sometimes things happen so fast it hard to really tell what just really happen. None of this should be cause I'm flying over my skill lever of doing stuff too close to the ground. I might not be good enough to do all the I-mac or 3d flying stuff but I am good enough to hover do rolling cycles or knife edge passes and cycles.
Posted by bobzilla | 09-21-2015 @ 08:35 AM | 16,093 Views
Picked up a nice semi built Q.Q. 120" (37.5%) yak. From what I have been told, it is one of 50 that Q.Q. made in this color scheme. The 1st owner did not finish, but added some functional louvers to cowl. I put a DA150 up front, HS7955 servos, techaero IBEC, and Spektrum 12ch rx. Need to find me some GIANT wheel pants. Yet to fly.
If anyone has ever seen or had one, I would love to hear from you?
Posted by iambeerse | 09-21-2015 @ 04:04 AM | 9,149 Views
Hello Flying Giant Member From Songkhla,Thailand

My Extra330SC

SPEC
Airplane : Pilot RC Extra330SC 73"
Engine : DLE-35RA
Receiver : Spektrum AR8000
Radio : Spektrum DX9
Servo Control Surface : Power HD 1218TH
Servo Throttle : HITEC HS-5665MH
Assemble By : POM_HATYAI
Posted by pittsartist | 09-16-2015 @ 04:09 AM | 10,964 Views
A quick film of our annual "Pitts Artists" expedition. This year it was to Swansea.

There's 2 x S1-S, 1 X S1-T and Eagle and a Cub (The Cap 232 went Tec with brake issues).

Taken the weekend after our BMFA R/C nationals here in the England, there's a fairly "chilled" vibe for 3 mins 43 sec.

Hope you like it

The Pitts Artists do Wales 2015 (3 min 43 sec)

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Posted by Vapor Trails | 09-15-2015 @ 10:54 AM | 19,396 Views
FINALLY up and flying strong! Many thanks to Colton for finishing up the final hours; getting dialed in with the retracts, tuning and clunk issues, and other legwork he put into it!




It was fantastic and flew great! Going to fly this as much as possible till it gets too cold down here in Atlanta.... and it never gets too cold in Atlanta!


Stay tuned for more video and pics!


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