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Basic R/C Knowledge

Posted on Apr 22, 2013 in News

BASIC R/C KNOWLEDGE Part 1 By Jason Sagaidak ARF aircraft!!!!!!! Where do I start ?? As most who know me, know I’m not really fond of the cheaper line of ARF model kits and computer radios for beginners. “Why?” I here you ask. Although ARF kits have been good for the hobby they have been equally as bad. Yes they have probably gotten more people into the hobby and yes they are cheaper than building one from plans or scratch, and...

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Basic Electrics for R/C models

Posted on Feb 7, 2013 in Tips

  BASIC ELECTRICS FOR R/C MODELS BY JASON SAGAIDAK (MMAC education officer) Ok so you want to try electric r/c model aircraft but don’t know where or how to start? Been disappointed with the performance of that ARF electric model you purchased? Got an old IC model at home that you thought might make a good electric one? THEN READ ON Right –o-then ,I don’t claim to know everything about electric r/c modelling however I can put you in touch with...

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2010 Scale Aerotow event report

Posted on Nov 24, 2010 in Event Reports

The weather forecast was abysmal. But with optimism bubbling in abundance, we ventured up the Hume Hwy for the 2010 Cobram scale aerotow. It’s a wonderful part of the country with recent rains turning the countryside a lush green colour, and this weekend was forecast to be mighty wet. Saturday saw a few showers, and we mainly sat round and chatted about all the problems of the world, solving most, but forgetting to tell people about the solutions. Just...

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