Tag Archives: Aircraft

Name The Derelict Plane Contest

An interesting photo. What is it? Win a Micro Low Stick for being first to provide the correct answer. Photo credit to Thomas Ryan. He is a professional pilot and sends me photos of interesting aircraft from time to time. … Continue reading

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Excellent Use of Z Rack N Stack

Dave Baer Writes: Hey Dave, Thanks again for your great customer service I really appreciate it. Take a look at how I used your hangers to get a bunch of planes in a spot that wasn’t being used at all. … Continue reading

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Mikael Carlson’s Fokker D.VII

This is an astonishing 15 minute video. However, took me longer than that to watch because I had to hear and see a few things over. It’s beautiful. It’s a real lesson on what a WWI could do, size of … Continue reading

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Early Aviation

It takes alot of courage…..

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Being A Good Test Pilot: Part 2, Setup

Part 2 in an ongoing series about being a good test pilot. These articals are less about step by step hand holding instructions and more about how to think. We continue…. I always conduct an interview of sorts to fill … Continue reading

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RC Hobby Center

Address: 2130 Harshman Rd., Dayton, Ohio 45424 GPS Geeks: Latitude+39° 48′ 6.62″, Longitude-84° 7′ 48.55″, (39.801839, -84.130152) ‎ Phone: (937) 436-6161 Website: www.rchobbycenter.com Email: RC Hobby Center Email (info@rchobbycenter.com) ModelRama Vendor?: YES Location: Located 1.9 miles and 5 minutes west … Continue reading

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3D Printed Aircraft Takes Flight

Springfield Ohio’s SelectTech in September of 2011 reports sucessful test flight of the worlds first privately funded 3D printed aircraft. Designed by Frank Beafore and Beth Galang, flown by Jade Lowrey at Springfields Beckley Municipal Airport. Aircraft is powered and … Continue reading

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RadicalCast #004

Cast Topics: 2011 Dayton Hamvention, Basic Proportions of Aircraft Design and a discussion with Connecticut’s Ned Bassic of West Mountain Radio, an expert with Anderson Power Poles, power distribution and high current testing. Show Notes: Dayton Hamvention Radical RC … Continue reading

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