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  1. SP0NZ

    Plane VP SideWinder 1.0

    VP SideWinder Sponsored by Venom Power Designed By: Dan Sponholz Plans By: Dan Sponholz Skins By: Stephen Rosema Description: Power Pack Compatibility: Power Pack C Specs: Wingspan: Center of Gravity: Control Surface Throws: Expo Suggestions: Free Plans: Click the Download...
  2. W

    FPV Drone Made Of Cardboard

    Hi everybody, I'm a long time watcher of FliteTest, but this is my first time posting here. I wanted to share a project I recently completed - building an FPV freestyle/racing quad from cardboard and epoxy resin. I was very inspired by the FliteTest DIY philosophy and wanted to bring that vibe...
  3. TommyTucker

    How to transfer designs from paper to foam?

    ‪I am scratch building the simple cub currently - my first ever scratch build. I am using the free online plans which I have printed on A4 and taped together. Any tips on how to transfer the plans onto the foam to cut out?‬
  4. SP0NZ

    Plane FT P-47 v1.0 Addendum 1.0

    ** FT P-47 Plans Addendum ** Part 15 on the FT P-47 version 1.0 plans was actually a part from a different model. Flite Test sent me the correct file and I'm working to update the full plan set to version 1.1. In the meantime, here is the correct part for those working from the version 1.0 plans.
  5. fliteadmin

    Plane FT P-47 Thunderbolt 1.0

    FT P-47 Thunderbolt Designed By: John Overstreet Plans By: Dan Sponholz Description: The P-47 is the second plane of the Flite Test Master Series developed in collaboration with John Overstreet. Using "mold-together" techniques, the FT P-47 is just as rewarding to build as it is to fly. This...
  6. Dr. Looping Looie

    Mini Learjet 23 twin 30mm EDF

    Its been a looong time, but here we go again! In the past, I experimented a little with super tiny EDF units, with very limited success. The planes were too small and issues with thrust tube and motor cutoff due to ESC overheating made me stop working with EDFs for a long time. But now I wanted...
  7. fliteadmin

    Plane FT Commuter 1.0

    FT Commuter Designed By: Ben Harber Plans By: Dan Sponholz Description: The FT Commuter is a community design by fellow Flite Tester Ben Harber. It is an intermediate build and flies as you would expect a small trainer. It can be set up as a bank and yank with aileron and elevator control or...
  8. Jonny Gum

    {Reciever Problems. Help!} DTFB Stearman Scratch Build- Looks Great!

    So I have always been around the real Stearman because my grandfather restores and flies them. I decided to make the Stearman because I had a balsa wood kit lying around for a rubber band powered model. I took the plans to Staples and got them scaled up to a 40 inch wingspan and built it. The...
  9. flitetest

    Plane FT P-40 Warhawk 1.0

    FT P-40 Warhawk Designed By: Andres Lu Plans By: Dan Sponholz Description: The FT P40 is a Flite Test take on a classic design. Simple build techniques allow this plane to be folded together in hours and result in a flight experience that an intermediate to advanced pilot will enjoy. Add the...
  10. JGplanes

    Plane White Diamond Plans 1.2

    The White Diamond was originally designed in my head over a work lunch, and stemmed from a desire to build a small, fast plane using only one sheet of foam board in the minimum amount of time possible. Influenced by my love for sleek stealth aircraft, this plane takes a unique approach to single...
  11. jsportser

    MINI Foam Board Messerschmitt BF-109

    Here are some plans for a mini Bf-109. The plans aren't pretty, but, feel free to give it a whack. Here are some things you need to know to build it. For the top hatch peel the paper off the bottom side to help it bend. Then for the power pod just sink it in until the motor doesn't show, and...
  12. SP0NZ

    *Unofficial* FT P-40

    FT P-40 Warhawk Designed By: Andres Lu Plans By: Dan Sponholz Description: Coming Soon Speed Build Kit: Coming Soon Power Pack Compatibility: Power Pack C Specs: Wingspan: Center of Gravity: Control Surface Throws: Expo Suggestions: Free Plans: FT P-40 Warhawk Plans Printing...
  13. Power_Broker

    Arduino Scratch Build - "Screamin' Seagull II"

    Welcome to my build log for my next Arduino controlled RC scratch built airplane! Much of this project is going to be based off of work (especially in terms of software) found in my previous build log here. After my *very* successful test flight with my last Arduino plane, I've decided to...
  14. flitetest

    Plane FT Corsair 1.0

    FT Corsair Designed By: John Overstreet in collaboration with Flite Test Plans By: Dan Sponholz Description: The FT Corsair represents a new chapter of Flite Test scratch built aircraft! Using techniques developed by John Overstreet which he has also used in his metalworking, this plane uses...
  15. flitetest

    Plane FT A-10 Warthog 1.0

    FT A-10 Warthog Designed By: Josh Bixler & Andres Lu Plans By: Dan Sponholz Description: The Flite Test A-10 Warthog is one of the largest and most complete Flite Test kits available. This kit includes all of the lasers cut components, including the firewalls, hardware, pushrods, duct...
  16. flitetest

    Plane FT Racer 1.1

    FT Racer Design By: David Windestål Plans By: Dan Sponholz Description: The Flite Test Racer is inspired by modern day air racers and has a lot of the same characteristics as the planes it was designed after. This plane is a fast, crisp, precise and locked in machine that cuts through the...
  17. Dr. Looping Looie

    The Kolibri, a high-alpha pusher delta

    This project is already almost done, so I know already that it was a huge success. First, a big thanks goes to Vimana89 for inspiering me with his slender delta. I wanted something with a wide flight envelope that is also dulable and easy to build and handle. So I combined the delta with an...
  18. flitetest

    Plane FT EZ-Glider 1.0

    FT EZ Glider Design by: Josh Bixler Plans by: Dan Sponholz Description: The FT EZ Glider is a great introductory build to introduce you to the Flite Test line of DIY Airplanes. It's simple design and polyhedral wings allow for the EZ Glider to be built and flown with ease. Adjust the control...
  19. flitetest

    Plane FT Spitfire 1.1

    FT Spitfire Design By: David Windestål Plans By: Dan Sponholz Description: The FT Spitfire is the 10th design in the swappable series and the first of which that is a warbird. This is the perfect gateway into scale-like flying and is also a good introduction into four channel flying. This...
  20. fliteadmin

    DIY Boomerang Plans

    Here are the plans to buid your own DIY Boomerang!