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  1. ramarao

    GEOBAT Rc Plane Build

    Hi all This is My latest build Geobat RC Plane Build with 5mm Depron Electronics: 2200kv motor 30A esc 6inch propeller 1300mah 3s lipo
  2. MiniacRC

    Plane MiniacRC Mighty Mini P-51B/C Mustang Free Plans 1.0

    MINIACRC MIGHTY MINI P-51B/C MUSTANG FREE PLANS AND BUILD GUIDE For a flight video and more details about this build, please visit the official release thread for the design: https://forum.flitetest.com/index.php?threads/miniacrc-mighty-mini-p-51b-c-mustang-free-plans.67718/ Cheers!
  3. MiniacRC

    MiniacRC Mighty Mini P-51B/C Mustang FREE PLANS

    MINIACRC MIGHTY MINI P51B/C MUSTANG BUILD About six years ago, the build video of the original FliteTest Mighty Mini P-51D Mustang was released on Youtube as part of a challenge between Josh Bixler and Peter Sripol: how fast can you go with one sheet of foamboard? Among other influences from...
  4. ramarao

    Delta plane using low density foam(EPS foam)

    Hi this delta plane build using low density Thermcoal(EPS Foam)with butter paper lamination
  5. floatyflyer

    FT Mustang Build

    Just finished scratch building this mustang from DTFB and tried painting foam board for the first time! I just applied spray paint straight on the foam board and hand cut the vinyl decals. I’m very happy with how it turned out! The vinyl doesn’t seem to stick great on the paint but it hasn’t...
  6. All the parts cut from regular white foam board

    All the parts cut from regular white foam board

  7. Fuselage starting to come together

    Fuselage starting to come together

  8. Maxx

    FT Explorer 60%

    Allo everyone ! I started the build of a FT Explorer 60%. I ordered the Motor,ESC,servos and propellers of a Zohd drift glider .
  9. Maxx

    No printer? No problem...

    Allo everyone ! If like me you don't have a printer and I like building Flite Test planes . Here is how I do it :) First I go on the PDF plan I choose . Here I'm making a FT Explorer 50%. Next I make myself a ruler with the scale ruler on the plan . Next I take measurements ,and calculate the...
  10. ergomir

    C-27J Spartan _ Scratchbuild

    Hi guys/gals: I want to show you this plane i made from Scratch, a C-27J Spartan, i hope you like it and find the step by step interesting. Here is the first flight: But before i get to that, this was the process: The plane was made with a full cargo deck free of any obstacle in mind, so...
  11. Niez13

    13th Squadron Mini A6M Zero

    Free plans and information at 13thsquadron.com Check out our Facebook group: 13th Squadron The 13th Squadron Mini Zero is an extremely versatile aircraft capable of flying fast, slow, turning and burning, or for cruising around on a calm evening. You can take it anywhere because it has a 30"...
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  14. V

    Fairly new to the hobby. First Scratch Build and Maiden flight - FT Mustang

    Hi Guys, I'm fairly new, got my RC Flying wings with the Aeroscout and then the Apprentice and then discovered this amazing site (FliteTest). So tried my hand at a scratch build of the FT Mustang. Must say quite happy and proud of the end result. I live in Dubai, UAE and ordered a box of the...
  15. James Keys

    Mighty Mini’s

    I think it would be great if Flitetest can help develop some free plans to also use balsa wood for there mini builds. Please see my attempt using FT Mini Mustang free plans.
  16. Ranger_107

    Zephyr1's 50mm F-86 Sabre 125%

    @Zephyr1 designed this F-86 Sabre that runs off a 50mm EDF. The original build has a 32-inch wingspan and is 28 inches long. Scaled up its should be a 40-inch wingspan and is 35 inches long. I plan to run it off a 70mm BDF style ducted fan. I plan to run it of a 4s 2200mAh lipo or a 5s 3000mAh...
  17. Sly Fox

    Scratch build questions

    I have never done a build before. Was looking at trying to make a tiny sparrow glider to start. I downloaded plans. ( Looks like I need the Tile A plans for a normal home printer). So my questions are: 1. What type & size I foam board do I get from my local hobby store (plans don't say). 2...
  18. Wrench Monkey

    The "T" tail experiment.

    I had some time this weekend so I went about challenging myself to make a scratch build pusher, with a "T" tail! I've noticed most of the aircraft at my workplace have a "T" tail (usually to accommodate fuselage mounted engines) And it got me curious as to how difficult it would be to use that...
  19. Z

    GIANT R/C Scratch Build Based on C-133

    This video is a year in the making - local Marymoor R/C Club members Bryan, Hailin, and Ian came up with the idea of making an extremely light for its size C-133 based aircraft after visiting Oshkosh in 2019. Soon thereafter, their newspaper build plans turned into a full on massive project, and...
  20. ZOHIO

    Mock Radial For Master Series P47

    Hey guys, i finally finished and am releasing my design for a mock radial engine. The engine files can be found on Thingiverse here: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4460787 . The design allows for a adequate amount of room for the flite test radial engine as well as it also fitting snugly into...