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  1. B

    Solved Foam Board Australia

    Hi, I was looking for foam board big enough and light enough to make a Viggen out of it. so which foam would you guys recommend me to use? Thanks -Boxy!
  2. mungral

    Flite test DIY kits in Australia - WHO?

    Hi all Is there a FT Store or someone who imports and sells FT kits in Australia?
  3. sumone

    My Conscendo s and j3 cub videos

    Hey. I'm new to rc and have only been flying a few months but thought i would share a couple of my videos. (location is Deception Bay Queensland Australia) Here is a kaiser baas camera zip tied to my conscendo s glider More cub. Here is me flying my glider and cub. More cub.
  4. J

    Hello from Australia - and a 3d printing design tip.

    Hi guys, love the site and videos and very tempted to fly over for the Flitefest. We would love to setup a flitetest distribution in Australia as the shipping and local availability of foam is poor. I have built the FT Spitfire, an FFF Eagle and Infinion all in foam board. Slowly building my...
  5. C

    Eckersly Black Posterboard, remove paper?

    Hey guys, I got a couple of sheets of the black poster board from Eckersly (I live in Australia). This might be a super dumb question, but all the plans from Flite Test leave the paper on the foam board on both sides unless it is specified in the plans right? I looked at a few of the awesome...
  6. R

    what are some alternatives to Adams readi board

    hey guys im sure im not the only one wanting to know about this and wont be the last but i live in Australia and cant get access to Adams board easily or cheaply and was wondering if any one knew of an alternative that could be used instead of Adams board that is just as good. cheers hope...
  7. O

    Hi from Brisbane Australia. Foamboards and Crazy Boomerang thrower

    Hi everyone, My name is David Schummy I'm in Brisbane, Australia. Most people know me for my world record for the furthest throw of any object (without a tail) by a human of 427.2m using a boomerang. I've built many vacuum formed carbon epoxy boomerangs also many from all sorts of...
  8. jpleaner

    Australian Pilots at Flitefest 2016

    Hi All, I have been trying to contact the Flitetest guys to hopefully get this question answered but to no avail so far. As an Australian RC pinot with MAAA Membership (the Aussie version of the AMA), would I be able to fly at Flitefest 2016?? Cheers Jason
  9. S

    That plane you have, but never fly

    Well, over 8 months ago I scratch built the FT Bloody Baron. The reason I built this plane was to have a 4 channel that I could learn to use ailerons with. However, due to the size of the park I was flying in I had stepped towards minis and ended up flying a mini scout most of the time. I...
  10. M

    Importing Adams Readi Foam Board to Australia

    Importing Adams Readi Foam Board to Australia Hi peeps, Just putting my feelers out there to see what kind of response I get to see if this is viable. As most of you are aware the foam used by Flitetest is pretty much non existent or we have much more expensive alternatives here in Australia...
  11. M

    Importing Adams Readi Foam Board to Australia

    Hi peeps, Just putting my feelers out there to see what kind of response I get to see if this is viable. As most of you are aware the foam used by Flitetest is pretty much non existent or we have much more expensive alternatives here in Australia, or outside the USA pretty much. I have...
  12. W

    FT-22 frame clearance issues with recommended 9x4.7 slow flyer prop

    Hi there, My son and I are doing our first ever FT builds and we decided on building the FT-22 using Depron. Our electronic parts arrived from HK Australia today, and the first thing I noticed was the size of the 9 x 4.7 slow flyer props. I fitted on the wings that I cut over the weekend and...
  13. V

    Foam Board in Australia

    Anyone looking for Foam Board sheets in Australia I have found this site useful http://www.foamboards.com.au and for Depron foam sheets here http://www.tradewarehouse.com.au/cat...?q=foam+sheets
  14. V

    Australia

    Heres our thread to share Australia specific info
  15. F

    Where to get Foam Board in Brisbane, Australia

    Hey guys I have searched all over for foam board in Brisbane from hardware stores to art shops to reject shops. I was wondering if anyone in the Brisbane area knows where to get foam board and if so could guide me to your foamy sources! Thank you!
  16. G

    Aussie Nutball first time build

    Hi Folks, Just a bit of info for 1st time builders like myself in Australia. Having looked at the FliteTest beginner videos I decided to build the Nutball Swappable. I purchased the recommended hardware from Hobby King including the orange 6 channel transmitter. When it came to ordering the...
  17. mungral

    B-25 Mitchell - No. 18 (NEI) Squadron - Australian bomber Squadron

    A little bit of history for the Aussie flyers. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/No._18_(Netherlands_East_Indies)_Squadron_RAAF read - enjoy the history
  18. P

    Simple Soarer V-Tail/Stick

    Hey All, Built and crashed my electric Simple Soarer as my first ever plane, and fell in love with it. After many crashes, rebuilds and redesigns, I ended up with a few wings and assorted bits and pieces left over. Enter the V-tail Simple Soarer Stick First Build, Original swappable design...
  19. eagle4

    flitetest sugestion - Foam supplier

    I am originally from Australia where getting foamboard is hard and expensive, I was wondering if the flitetest guys ever considered just selling foamboard, obviously in the packs of 50 that they come from readiboard in. I'd imagine, that even with the shipping cost of getting a box of foam from...
  20. G

    when are we going to see nanotech batteries in the australian wharehouse Anthony???

    When are we going to see nanotech batteries in the australian wharehouse Anthony??? EDF jets and electric modelling is going zonkers over here right now and we really need local access to NANO-TECH batteries from the ozzie w/house. Any feedback would be greatly appreciated. PS. Scott and the...