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The Scale Builder's Workshop Video How to -- August 2005 The Scale Builder's Workshop Video How to -- August 2005
By Jim Young
This month, Jim Young walks you through the process of vacuum bagging a foam core wing.

(Added: Aug 31, 2005, Hits: 34843, Comments: 27, Rating: 5.0)
Foamy Factory Models' 3DX Mini 3D Foamie Review Foamy Factory Models' 3DX Mini 3D Foamie Review
By Eric Anderson
Eric Anderson has a blast with this cute, lightweight, awesome flying little foamy!

(Added: Aug 30, 2005, Hits: 14438, Comments: 1, Rating: n/a)
Hacker Tough Boy Trainer ARF Review Hacker Tough Boy Trainer ARF Review
By Brian Collins
Brian Collins explores this ultra-durable foamie trainer ARF, and has a great time with it!

(Added: Aug 27, 2005, Hits: 9458, Comments: 2, Rating: n/a)
Great Planes FlatOut Turmoil Turbulator 3D ARF Review Great Planes FlatOut Turmoil Turbulator 3D ARF Review
By J. David Johnson
J. David Johnson explores this first release from the exciting new generation of 3D foamies with ultra high tech hardware and more. He finds this event-winning 3D beast to be great looking & absolutely awesome flying. The "turbulator" 3D Side Force Generators add a lot to its performance! He also found it to be amazingly lightweight, superbly crash resistant thanks to its specialized hardware, surprisingly rigid, and overall an absolute winner!

(Added: Aug 24, 2005, Hits: 17480, Comments: 13, Rating: n/a)
Hobby Lobby Imports the Flying Styro BF-110 Review Hobby Lobby Imports the Flying Styro BF-110 Review
By George Voss
George Voss explores Hobby Lobby's exciting new import, the Flying Styro twin-motor BF-110.

(Added: Aug 23, 2005, Hits: 23891, Comments: 7, Rating: n/a)
Ultrafly Furious and Outrage 3D Biplanes Review Ultrafly Furious and Outrage 3D Biplanes Review
By Jim Walker
Jim Walker enjoys exploring these new generation 3D full fuselage electric aerobats. He finds the Outrage to be a great sport plane with nice 3D capabilities & very capable as a 3D trainer, and the Furious to be a great 3D plane with nice sport capabilities. Don't miss the GREAT video!!!

(Added: Aug 22, 2005, Hits: 54835, Comments: 164, Rating: 5.0)
The Scale Builder's Workshop Video Tips -- October 2005 The Scale Builder's Workshop Video Tips -- October 2005
By Jim Young
This month, Jim Young shows how to laminate curved shapes for light structures, and has a quick tip on triangle stock.

(Added: Aug 19, 2005, Hits: 9012, Comments: 5, Rating: n/a)
GWMP Distributed Aero-Model E3D ARF Review GWMP Distributed Aero-Model E3D ARF Review
By Jonathan Ziering
Jonathan Ziering explores the exciting new E3D ARF distributed by GWMP, and finds it to be as fun and capable as his E3D kit, with the same great performance from the same lightweight design, combined with well-done pre-assembly getting her ready to fly in no time.

(Added: Aug 18, 2005, Hits: 8680, Comments: 4, Rating: n/a)
Hobby Lobby / Fliton Prodigy 3D ARF Review Hobby Lobby / Fliton Prodigy 3D ARF Review
By Jim Bourke
Hobby Lobby distributes this newest "3D" ARF offering -- an all-balsa built up model manufactured by Fliton. The Prodigy 3D ARF is designed to be a "hybrid" which combines pattern styling and performance with "3D" capability.

(Added: Aug 16, 2005, Hits: 33948, Comments: 21, Rating: n/a)
Sig Kadet EP-42 ARF Review and Upgrades Sig Kadet EP-42 ARF Review and Upgrades
By Bernard Cawley
Sig's new small member of the Kadet family is an electric from the ground up. Here's a look at this good-natured airplane and two alternative power systems.

(Added: Aug 13, 2005, Hits: 29193, Comments: 28, Rating: n/a)
A Controlling Interest -- August 2005 A Controlling Interest -- August 2005
By Bernard Cawley
Bernard provides an update on lithium-aware controllers -- originally covered 2 years ago -- focusing on the FMA-Direct "Super series" of brushed motor controllers, including their currently-unique user-settable LVC.

(Added: Aug 13, 2005, Hits: 7484, Comments: 1, Rating: n/a)
Dynamics of Bungee Launching Dynamics of Bungee Launching
By Larry Dudeck
A look at the physics of the bungee launch, a frequently used method of launching EDF jets. The data and results are particular to my plane but the methodology could be applied to any model.

(Added: Aug 12, 2005, Hits: 20992, Comments: 6, Rating: n/a)
Global WattAge Decathlon 370 EP ARF Review Global WattAge Decathlon 370 EP ARF Review
By Tim Wolff
Tim Wolff explores this great looking electric ARF scale aerobat, and really enjoys what he finds!

(Added: Aug 10, 2005, Hits: 10460, Comments: 3, Rating: n/a)
Great Planes Distributed Hobbico Frequency Checker Great Planes Distributed Hobbico Frequency Checker
By Adam Till
Adam Till explores this inexpensive little flightbox tool that could save your model!

(Added: Aug 09, 2005, Hits: 7597, Comments: 6, Rating: n/a)
Great Planes Distributed Hobbico Frequency Checker Great Planes Distributed Hobbico Frequency Checker
By Adam Till
Adam Till explores this exciting new, low cost simple-to-use plane saver! (8/10/05 Editor's note: link problem repaired, I apologize!)

(Added: Aug 09, 2005, Hits: 4061, Comments: 0, Rating: n/a)
Great Planes Distributed Hobbico Frequency Checker Great Planes Distributed Hobbico Frequency Checker
By Adam Till
Adam Till explores this exciting new low-cost, easy-to-use plane saver! (8/10/05 Editor's Note: Link problem repaired, I apologize!)

(Added: Aug 09, 2005, Hits: 5928, Comments: 6, Rating: n/a)
The 2005 Mid-Am Fun Flies Event Report The 2005 Mid-Am Fun Flies Event Report
By Chris True
The 2005 Mid-Am fun flies are going stronger than ever! Ken Myers and Keith Shaw put on yet another year of world-class electric flying.

(Added: Aug 08, 2005, Hits: 14025, Comments: 3, Rating: n/a)
SEFF 2005 -- THE Electric Event of the Year! -- Event Coverage SEFF 2005 -- THE Electric Event of the Year! -- Event Coverage
By Nick King
Well folks, Electrics are coming of age and SEFF 2005 showed this in a huge way. The technological advances in the past five years were stunning in both motor and brushless technology and what the pilots can now do with planes are incredible. SEFF 2005 was one of the premier events in the United States and, despite the weather, Jeff and his crew did an excellent job making sure the demonstrations were exciting and the event ran smoothly. Over two hundred pilots were registered -- despite the high winds that plagued the event on Friday through Sunday -- many pilots still flew their models.

(Added: Aug 07, 2005, Hits: 11030, Comments: 1, Rating: n/a)
Horizon Hobby's E-flite Brand Blade CP  RTF Micro Heli  -- Stock & Upgraded Performan Horizon Hobby's E-flite Brand Blade CP RTF Micro Heli -- Stock & Upgraded Performan
By Boyd
Boyd Pethel explores this exciting new addition to the micro heli market, as a ready-to-fly complete package, collective pitch bird! Along with the stock Blade CP, Boyd explores numerous upgrades and options for the BladeCP!

(Added: Aug 04, 2005, Hits: 39044, Comments: 4, Rating: n/a)
Horizon Hobby's ParkZone Cub RTF Instructor-Assisted Beginner Pilot Testing Review Horizon Hobby's ParkZone Cub RTF Instructor-Assisted Beginner Pilot Testing Review
By Albert Wahrhaftig
The ParkZone Cub passes the acid test when an absolute beginner assembles and learns to fly it with excellent results. Experienced instructor Albert Wahrhaftig acts as flight instructor and author for this fun and interesting review.

(Added: Aug 03, 2005, Hits: 17777, Comments: 5, Rating: n/a)