• This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more.

family

  1. Michael_jpm

    Our First Flights (We got in the Newspaper!)

    My Dad and I have been watching FliteTest for several years now and we finally took the plunge at Flite Fest East which luckily lined up with our trip to visit family. We got the FT Simple Cub and the DX6e transmitter along with the various other things you need to fly. Being our first plane, we...
  2. FoamyDM

    STEM Scouts

    I have many hats. Father, Husband, Engineer, Mentor, Climber, Friend, Geek, Dork and the somewhat recently added Wolf Den Leader of Cub Scout Pack 745 in Eastover, NC. With this hat comes training. Late last year I attended the best Leadership course I've been to. Wood Badge. Highly recommend...
  3. D

    RC stork for my wife's baby shower.

    My mother and mother-in-law gave an airplane themed baby shower for my wife and I. We are expecting our first, a son, the end of June. My mother-in-law asked if I could make an appearance by flying in one of my RC aircraft. I said sure! This is what I came up with. It was a big hit! It was...
  4. Austeyr

    G'day Mates From Adelaide South Australia

    Hi guy's Im Austeyr The Aussie. Im pretty new to RC Planes, main reason being is when i was a kid it would have cost an arm and a leg for a 2 channel 20$ plane like now days. I've always loved RC Planes and Boats Something about them has always spoken to me their price tag always spoke to my...
  5. Andre

    RC Plane Rescue Mission

    Sunday morning as we were wrapping up the FTAH podcast I got an email from my Dad. He'd gone out the field to fly before me... I am back, lost the skipper at the edge of the bushes, so I will go back after lunch with snow shoes to get it, I have a good idea, but the snow is way too deep...
  6. R

    LF Quads to start my family fling

    Hello, I am looking to get my wife and myself into FPV flying as cheep as possible. We both are new to the the Hobby I have bought an AR parrot 2.0 and its fun but not the experience I expected it to be with such limited range. My wife loves making new videos out of the FPV we get from the AR...
  7. Maingear

    Flite Test Store Experience -You Need to Know....

    I gladly paid $20 at a repographics shop for the boxcar plans to keep from having to tape tiles, then spent 4 evenings at 3 hours each, cutting it out. That's over $480 in my labor before I plug in the glue gun. I've built 2 Krakens, 4 FT Flyers, and 1 SS. I ordered the Storch Speedbuild Kit...