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scratchbuilding

  1. T

    small question

    Hi everyone, I want to build another f-22 raptor since my other one isn't flyable anymore. I want to build the one from the rcgroup forum(http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=740049), but I don't like the fact that it doesn't have a rudder. I like to have a rudder for when I...
  2. R

    Identify The Name of This Tool(s)?

    Hello Everyone, I have attached screen caps of a tool(s) the build referred to as "1 2 3 blocks". Does anyone know if that's the actual name of these (or similar item) and where I might find them?
  3. Kurt0326

    Hydroplane in the works

    Hi guys, This is my first thread so be gentle :-) A long time ago I saw this Hydro foam on YouTube that just blew me away. That started my obsession with trying to learn RC. It's been two years in to my research and so far I believe i have learned a lot. So now I thought I should share my...
  4. Z

    Music wire?

    Flite Test, for some of their scratch builds, say that they were using "music wire" or "piano wire". What exactly is that and why is it called that?
  5. F

    Foam Board (Readi-Board) for those living outside the USA (US citizens pls read too)

    This is partially in response to the speed-build kits: I've wanted to build scratch-build several airframes, especially the FT swappables. I have bought foam-board (quite similar in dimensions to the readi-boards), but at 60+ euros for 10 sheets, it's quite expensive (I haven't started making...
  6. ExAir

    Foamboard Scratchbuilding Contest: "Snowbird" $150 prize

    If it snows where you live and you like scratchbuilding foamies then this is for you. Have a look, enter a plane if you can, but at least stay tuned for some good snow plane ideas and interesting adventures. Experimental Airlines