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Jul 04, 2021

A Wood Laser Cutter Fixture for RC Airplane Parts

This wood laser cutter fixture allows longer sheets to be accurately laser cut. If your laser cutter only has a 30" long work envelope, you can now cut 36"&48".

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May 12, 2021

RC Airplane Plans of the Fairey Swordfish.1/6 Full Size.

RC airplane plans, available as PDF files (DIY Print) or full size paper edition of the Fairey Swordfish.The iconic British torpedo bomber of WW2.Electric, gas or glow powered and scale like folding wings.

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May 12, 2021

RC Warbirds: These RC Warplanes are exciting flyers.

RC Warbirds. How to select from the many warbirds available. From small Park Flyers to Quarter Scale RC, RC kits, the ARF RC airplane and RC airplane plans are discussed.

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May 12, 2021

Mr Aerodesign RC Fairey Swordfish 1/6 Scale Kit

RC Fairey Swordfish 1/6 scale kit. Beautiful full kit, complete with all the laser cut parts and full size plans. Interlocking construction.

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May 11, 2021

RC Hawker Demon Plans for a 1/5 Scale version

3D cad designed model of the Hawker Demon, fully described and available for purchase

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Apr 28, 2021

The Mr. Aerodesign Fairey Swordfish

Fairey Swordfish 1/10 scale RC kit. Beautiful full kit, complete with all the laser cut parts and full size plans. Interlocking construction.

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Mar 22, 2021

RC Plans of Exciting Models from the Golden Years of Aviation

Descriptions ,photos and full details of CAD drawn RC plans that are available in PDF format

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Jan 23, 2021

RC Gloster Gladiator Construction Photos

RC Gloster gladiator, 1/5 scale, photos of the prototype model build. Shows fuselage and wing assembly.

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Jul 01, 2020

DIY Laser Cutter

916x600 (36"x23.6") work envelope DIY laser cutter. Easy to build from detailed PDF drawings.Complete with comprehensive Bill of Materials with supplier links.

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Jan 21, 2020

The Magnetic Building Board for RC airplane building

See how to build your own magnetic building board at a reasonable price. Components are shown that can be easily obtained locally and photos of many applications are shown.

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Dec 31, 2019

The best RC Hobby Tools

Good hobby tools make RC hobbies a pleasure to work on. From basic pliers to power tools, all are listed here for the serious modeler and scratch builder.

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Dec 19, 2019

The RC Fokker D7 by Hangar 9: 30-60cc ARF (1/4 scale). 87" wing span.

RC Fokker D7.Easy assembly from laser cut balsa and ply components. Professionally covered in Ultracote in a striking color scheme.Lots of scale detail.

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Dec 08, 2018

The Pilatus Porter PC-6 RC Airplane: 120" Wingspan, 1/5.2 Scale Model

The Pilatus Porter PC-6 is now available as a DIY from plans, with laser cut parts or as a full kit. Can be gas powered (45-50cc and up) or as a true turbo prop.

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Apr 28, 2018

RC Fairey Swordfish: A 1/10 Scale, Electric Bipe, WW2 Warbird

Cad drawn plans of the Fairey Swordfish are available. Complete with folding wings and a scale outline. Electric powered and of a smaller convenient size for easy transportation.

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Nov 24, 2017

The Carbon Piper Cub ARF by Hangar 9

This Piper Cub ARF is the modern version of the Cub and features laser cut wood parts and Ultracote covering.Better flight performance compared to foam models.

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Nov 06, 2017

The Top Flite RC Corsair ARF F4u 50cc Giant Scale Warbird

This RC Corsair comes complete and just needs assembly and installation of gear.Made from balsa ply and fiberglass and covered with flat finish Monokote.

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Sep 28, 2017

The Hangar 9 Spitfire IXC 30cc ARF 81"

The Hangar 9 Spitfire 30 cc is a true ARF(No foam!) covered in UltraCote. Can be powered with gas,glow or electric and is retract ready. Many details here.

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Sep 20, 2017

The Phoenix Spitfire ARF 50-61cc 1:4 3/4 scale

This Phoenix Spitfire ARF has tons of scale detail. Construction is balsa and ply with printed heat shrink covering and includes air retracts and a great price!

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Sep 12, 2017

The Phoenix Stuka JU 87: 1.20/20cc or Electric Power

The Stuka JU 87 by Phoenix Models is a 1.20/20cc ARF.Laser cut balsa and ply(No foam!)Now available from Tower hobbies.Full description and review summary.

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Sep 06, 2017

RC Plane CG Balancers

RC Plane CG balancers are available in a number of different designs. We take a look at several types and give opinions on their merits and weak points.

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