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05-22-2020, 10:14 AM
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Posted By ditchit

P-51D Moonbeam McSwine

Superb little P-51. Very quick assembly. The included flight stabilisation unit makes it fly like a much larger model. Very locked in feel while it is flying. Gives immediate confidence for low fast...
04-29-2020, 01:43 PM
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Views: 350
Posted By ditchit

Designing F-35B Vertical take-off/Landing (VTOL)

Joel shares design and engineering that has been invested in his F-35B project. Hoping we get to see first transition flight soon.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHThg5A74XM
04-19-2020, 12:05 PM
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Views: 427
Posted By ditchit

F-35B VTOL and flight transition

Joel's aspiration to achieve vertical take off, transition to flight and vertical landing has had its challenges. There have been disappointments along the way...but he's persistent and the latest...
Forum: Foamies
03-26-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 450
Posted By ditchit

Durafly Tundra v2 STOL aircraft

The Tundra is back with some shrewd improvements that will make it more durable than it's predecessor. I highlight these and throw it about in the air during it's maiden flight.

Available here:...
03-05-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 760
Posted By ditchit

Rubber band dh Tiger Moth conversion to RC

A rubber band free flight De Havilland Tiger Moth kit converted to radio controlled electric power...and it flew so well. This 18 inch / 460mm wingspan kit is available from Vintage Model Company...
02-26-2020, 07:34 PM
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Views: 598
Posted By ditchit

Yeah, don't know what I was thinking. Corrected....

Yeah, don't know what I was thinking. Corrected. Thanks.
02-26-2020, 01:57 PM
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Views: 598
Posted By ditchit

Microaces Hansa-Brandenburg W.12 flying boat

Jon Porter, Director of Microaces, demonstrates this quite awesome looking micro flying boat. The detail on this model is exceptional ! The Mercedes D.III 6 cylinder engine is just one of the detail...
02-26-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 622
Posted By ditchit

I've no doubt he'll send to the US. The kit is...

I've no doubt he'll send to the US. The kit is flat foam sheet so can be sent anywhere.
02-24-2020, 01:30 PM
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Views: 481
Posted By ditchit

Microaces Bristol F.2b (printed depron card based model)

Jon Porter, Director of Microaces, gave me an introduction to his range of unique depron foam sheet constructed micro radio controlled historic model aircraft with the Bristol F.2b. These kits are as...
02-23-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 622
Posted By ditchit

Microaces Bristol F.2b

Jon Porter, Director of Microaces, gives us an introduction to his range of unique depron foam sheet constructed micro radio controlled historic model aircraft with the Bristol F.2b. These kits are...
01-11-2020, 02:31 PM
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Views: 1,263
Posted By ditchit

British Airways Freewing AL37 RC twin 70mm EDF Airliner

Takes about 1 hour to assemble and then quite a bit of effort to apply the custom scheme. A combination of automotive paint and decals. Flying this EDF jet is very easy compared to other RC jets....
01-02-2020, 06:09 PM
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Views: 1,405
Posted By ditchit

Douglas A-1 Skyraider (H-King 800mm with ORX stabiliser)

Takes a few minutes to assemble. Connect up your receiver. Charge a 3S800 pack and you are ready to go. Flight stabilisation system supports Beginner (no inverted) and Expert (stabilised only) modes....
11-14-2019, 02:58 PM
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Views: 1,786
Posted By ditchit

Micro Douglas DC-3 Dakota (with retracts & lights)

Another creation from depron wizard Jürgen Schönle. This Douglas DC-3 Dakota features retracts and navigation lights. These micro RC aircraft take significant effort to build. Jurgen told me that...
11-06-2019, 01:43 PM
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Views: 1,734
Posted By ditchit

Attop P0 Sky Soar RTF plane with auto-levelling

About as basic as you can get for an RTF model. This is 3 channels and the auto-levelling is permanently switched on so it won't roll inverted. Good thing I guess for anyone who has not flown RC...
11-04-2019, 12:04 PM
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Views: 2,185
Posted By ditchit

Eachine Mini P-51D Mustang

I've flight tested a few of these all-in-the-box ready to fly models this year, and this is certainly the best looking one so far. Looks good and flies well. Perfect for the RC pilot who doesn't have...
11-04-2019, 11:24 AM
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Views: 1,919
Posted By ditchit

Easy to fly mini P-51D Mustang warbird

I've flight tested a few of these all-in-the-box ready to fly models this year, and this is certainly the best looking one so far. Looks good and flies good. Perfect for the RC pilot who doesn't have...
11-01-2019, 02:39 PM
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Views: 2,573
Posted By ditchit

Giant Airbus A380 Airliner (Father and Son project)

Filmed this moment at Airliner Treffen in Germany. Built by Father and Son. Think they were quite happy after this flight.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9II6l-ntT24
10-28-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,147
Posted By ditchit

MD Lockheed P-38 Lightning 1.2m P-38 Lightning

Sent to us by Banggood to try out. It's a cheap kit but a little challenging to assemble, modifications needed but rewarding once got it in the air.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TM2dP_xMCOY
10-26-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,885
Posted By ditchit

3D thrust vectored indoor Rafale

Doesn't get any better than this. Scratch built and flown by by Jurgen. If only one of the big manufacturers would make this for us all.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZN9kIEl9Af4
10-21-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,973
Posted By ditchit

Formation take off disaster

It really could not have gone more wrong :rolleyes: Lesson here is not to follow the other guy on take-off.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngO0BXeaJIE
10-18-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,590
Posted By ditchit

Micro Consolidated PBY Catalina flying boat

Jurgen shows us another of his scratch built, ultra light, creations at the Leipzig Modell-Hobby-Spiel trade fair. This Catalina weighs in at only 38g and is 1:48 scale. Features differential power...
Forum: Multi-Rotors
10-11-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,130
Posted By ditchit

Star Wars Pod Racers at Liepzig Modell-Hobby-Spiel trade fair

Amazing creativity from the DMFV Indoor Flying Team at the Modell-Hobby-Spiel trade fair. Almost all of their models were scratch built from 0.2mm depron. Such fun to watch them fly these but also to...
08-13-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,164
Posted By ditchit

De Havilland DH.91 Albatross Passenger Airliner

Fantastic DH.91 built and flown by Peter Harbusch. At 1:8 scale and 4 metres wingspan and 2.7 metres length this is a large scale model which looks impressive in the air. Take off weight is ~20 kg....
08-01-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 6,586
Posted By ditchit

Russian Mikoyan-Gurevich Mig-17 EDF jet

The latest large scale EDF jet from Avios. Features a howling 90mm ducted fan system that pushes it along at good speed, retracting landing gear with gear separately sequenced gear doors, an air...
07-01-2019, 11:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 9,932
Posted By ditchit

Giant Boeing 777-9X Electric Ducted Fan (EDF) Airliner: RAMY RC

Master aeromodeller, Ramy, flies his EDF Boeing 777-9X for the big crowd at Airliner Treffen in Germany. Spectacular !

Scale: 1:20
Wingspan: 3.6 meter
Fuselage: 3.8 meter
Weight: 22 KG ...
05-26-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 14,203
Posted By ditchit

Tony Nijhuis 4x50mm EDF Concorde (retracts and nose droop)

Stunning EDF concorde from Tony Nijhuis Designs. Features 4x50mm EDFs running on a 4S5000 pack, retractable landing gear and nose droop.

I suspect kits will be available here in the not too...
05-08-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 436
Posted By ditchit

Rocket assisted C-130 take-off

We've been wanting to try this for a while...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_m9z1YB7WLg
03-27-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 799
Posted By ditchit

Avios Albatross HU-16 Flying Boat 1620mm (63.7") PNF

Never owned a flying boat. Just a handful of parts in the box so very quick to assemble. Electronics all installed, servos already hooked up to control surfaces and decals applied. Just drop in RX,...
Forum: Foamies
03-05-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 920
Posted By ditchit

Durafly Brewster F2A Buffalo

Super little hand launched warbird. Very easy to assemble out of the box. No decals to apply. Takes 15 minutes! Just charge your lipo, plug it in and fly. 2 schemes available. Convenient hand grip...
12-18-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 526
Posted By ditchit

Avios Spitfire MkVb (fast/slow passes and scale aerobatics)

Some really nice scale details on this Spitfire. Flap indicators, cockpit detail, split flaps and hidden control surface linkages to name a few. Vid of my first flight. Immediate confidence to strafe...
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