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  1. C

    Hello and questions

    Hello all, I am located in Ontario Canada and am completely new to air RC, I have years of experience with surface bashers and racers. Now I have decided to dip my toes into drones and see if i get dragged in lol. Please forgive me if I'm not supposed to post a longer post in this section but...
  2. R

    Help Needed with custom brushed micro setup

    My intial question: How do i get my motors to react to my stick movements?:confused: This may be a long shot but i was wondering if someone could help me trouble shoot this last problem i have before i can get my brushed micro in the air. I am using Flysksy FS-i6 with a flysky receiver, they...
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    Someone to help me choosing a transmitter for the FT Mighty Mini Sparrow ?

    Hi guys, (as im french im sorry if my sentences looks weird) I've recently bought a ft mini sparrow and i was wondering what was the best and cheapest transmitter to buy:confused:.
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    Need help with Gremlin

    So I recently got a gremlin that was built by FT; I took it out of the box and plugged the battery in. The battery is fully charged and is a lumenier 2 cell, 400 mAh, and 7.4 volt. I was able to get my Spektrum DXe to bind to the receiver, the receiver held a solid orange light. The problem is...
  5. S

    Newbie - questions before starting APM wing for research

    Hi, I last helped build an RC plane >30 years ago and also did a few free flight balsa/tissue jobs plus some control line planes. Fast Forward a few decades: I am interested in doing some ecological work and am looking to start cheap while I learn. I can design and build a foam wing plane...
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    Is it possible to build something using a d2822/14 motor and a 2200 mah lipo?

    Hi guys! i am Francisco from Argentina and it is my first time around here. I have some electronics for an rc plane at home, but i don´t know if it is possible to scratch-build a plane using them. I have a turnigy brushless outrunner motor ( d2822/14, 1450 kv), a turnigy 2200mah 3s 25 lipo...
  7. Eldowr

    Back to RC, Again!

    Hello All, I've been following Flite Test on Youtube for over a year now. I finally broke down and ordered a Simple Scout and figured I should join the forums. My dad did his best to get me into RC from a young age. My first plane was a line control J-3 cub with a cox .049; I don't believe we...
  8. S

    Complete and total NOOB!!!

    Greetings and Salivation's! Thought I should take a minute and do the compulsory introductory post .... HI!!! haha Okay eh in all honestly I hate doing these, never know what to say ... Complete Noob ... Years ago I had the Real Flight simulator with the hope of learning to fly, life happened...
  9. B

    I can't find a good battery and ESC that work together

    I'm new to the RC hobby and i wanna build a simple RC plane to start off and i can't spend more than 120€. I searched through hobby king and found almost everything except a ESC with BEC and LVC and a battery. I didn't wanna buy something that doesn't work so i'm asking you guys for...
  10. C

    Hey Peeps! Introduction to the site and Gremlin build details.

    Hi All! Greg from Texas coming through to say hi and give some (hopefully helpful) details of my recent Gremlin build! It is kind of long, but hopefully someone gets something out of it! I'm relatively new to multi-rotors. I picked up an Inductrix along with a Dx6e few months ago and was...
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    WANTED, Anything to help a suffering begginner

    - OOO
  12. ReinventingTheWing

    New Noob, Any Tips?

    Hey I'm about build the FT Explorer, and the swappable pack both flown with the Dx6 Transmitter. If anyone here has built the FT explorer or swappable pack I would love to know any tips from you guys, and am still very interested in tips from anyone else who has some experience.
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    HELP NEEDED!!!

    Deluxe F3 Flight Controller With Built-In OSD Turnigy TGY-IA6B V2 Receiver 6CH 2.4G AFHDS 2A Telemetry Receiver W/SBUS I got this from a friend for free because he didn't use them and this is my first build and I was wondering if anyone knew a video or could make one showing me how to get osd...
  14. C

    HELP NEEDED!!!

    Deluxe F3 Flight Controller With Built-In OSD Turnigy TGY-IA6B V2 Receiver 6CH 2.4G AFHDS 2A Telemetry Receiver W/SBUS I got this from a friend for free because he didn't use them and this is my first build and I was wondering if anyone knew a video or could make one showing me how to get osd...
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    Noob Looking for a good under 75 dollar usb transmitter to learn on.

    Hey, guys, I'm new to RC flight and want to get an USB transmitter so I can learn multi rotor for fun. What USB transmitters are relatively cheap under 75 (maybe 100 dollars) that a guy can pick up and learn on. I was hoping to get alot of time in on simulators. Thanks in advance.
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    Recommandations for a n00b

    Hi, guys! Big fan here. I'm a n00bie when it comes to flying rc model aircrafts. My limited experience it's with a second-hand quadcopter which I've bought last year from a rc-flohmarkt in Germany(I'm from Romania,btw). Last time when I've tried to fly my quad it was all good, but the big...
  17. FoamyDM

    ESC burnup - was it my CAMERA?

    Can anyone help me understand this? I have the radiolink AT10 Tx. I'm using the the r10D Rx . I hooked this Camera designed for the Tiny Whoop directly into the receiver. Hooked a 2S battery in, I smoked up my 12A ESC BL Heli (came with the emax 1806 2280kV motors), after only 1 test of the...
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    Motor Constraints

    Trying to Find Motor Hi all, This is my first post on this forum (any forum for that matter) and I am pretty new to this rc business. I am currently building a hovercraft for a competition, and am having trouble finding a motor that meets the given constraints. The motor has to be brushed and...
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    COMPLETE NOOB HeRe

    At this point in the learning curve i am a little deer eyed. I watched one video of hundreds that mentioned to log hours on a SIM, so I held off pushing foward on a 5in quad and instead bought an Inductrix FPV BMF to practice with after a few hours on the SIM. The problem is that I could not...