Getting Started in Radio Control Airplanes: The Complete Beginner’s Guide

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Air Age Publishing #ad - All of your questions are answered in this comprehensive, up-to-date book on rc building and flying techniques! The publishers of Model Airplane News take you step-by-step through the basics of choosing and building your first model; covering and finishing it; understanding glow engines and making your model go; flight-training basics; your first ARF; prop talk; and so much more.

Recommended. Used book in Good Condition.

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RC Ground School: The Beginners' Guide to Flying Electric RC Airplanes

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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Seldom has a long-established hobby been transformed more than radio controlled model aircraft flying has been with the development of light-weight, inexpensive electric power systems. With them has come a veritable tsunami of molded foam models of nearly every type of airplane imaginable. Traditional models, too, are being developed or converted to fly with electric power systems.

Rc ground school provides you with the information you need to get started in the exciting hobby of model aviation. After decades of dominance by glow and gas powered internal combustion engines, the hottest thing in RC flying today is electric powered model aircraft. You’ll get answers to these and other questions: what should i consider in choosing a model aircraft? what kind of transmitter should I consider? Should I go with a ready-to-fly kit or an almost-ready-to-fly model? What if I need to teach myself to fly? How can I find an instructor? How do I operate my model safely? How do electric models work? Come join the thousands of other modelers enjoying this fun and interesting hobby.

RC Ground School: The Beginners' Guide to Flying Electric RC Airplanes #ad - . Rc ground school is the perfect tool to help you get started. Energy dense lithium polymer batteries, powerful brushless electric motors and the digital devices that control them have taken the radio control hobby by storm. These models have their own body of knowledge. Already flying glow or gas airplanes? thinking about converting to or adding an electric model to your hangar? The second half of the book is a deeper dive into what makes up an electric model's power system and what you'll need to know to convert that old friend to electric power or at least keep up with the conversations at the field.

Instead of tinkering with the needle valve settings of internal combustion engines, now modelers are computing watts, managing amps, determining volts and shopping for components that maximize power without exceeding the electronic limits of their model’s components.

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Electric RC Aircraft: A Complete Resource

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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - We cover batteries, motor types, electonic systems and we tell you what you need to know in order to purchase the right aircraft and how to learn how to fly it in the best and easiest way. We cover everything you need to know about RC aircraft in just one easy and fun to read book. Electric remote control Aircraft have taken over the RC flying hobby over the last few years.

Learn the precautions and preparations you should do in order to have the best chances of a great flight! Most important, Electric RC Aircraft gives you the information and skills you need to have the most fun and enjoyment out of this great activity. Electric rc aircraft goes through the technology used in making aircraft lighter and faster and let's you understand how this affects the way these aircraft fly.

Electric RC Aircraft: A Complete Resource #ad - We cover both and give you what you need to have fun and get the most out of your helicopter or airplane. We are sure this book will take an electric RC flier, whether it be helicopter or airplane, to the next level. Electric rc aircraft: a complete resource gives you everything you need to know in order to get started or update your knowledge when it comes to RC electrics.

We shorten the learning curve and get you in the air fast while showing you how to fly safely and properly.

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R/C Pilot's Handbook: Basic to Advanced Flying Techniques from the Pros

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Air Age Publishing #ad - Excellent book that serves as a comprehensive guide to flying remote control aircraft Used book in Good Condition.

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R/C Airplane Building Techniques Master Modeler Series

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Air Age Pub #ad - This is a 146 page radio control Airplane Building Techniques Book / from Air Age Inc. This master modeler series edition contains 108 of Randy Randolph's superb / "How-To" articles from the archives of Model Airplane News magazine. With clear / -tool ideas / extensive black and white photographs / -control linkages / -construction / width: 8-1/4" 210mm / -landing gear / -building wings / -motor mounts / you'll find great tips on: / / specs: pages: 146 / -cutting and drilling / -nyrod installation / / includes: one 146 Page Radio Control Airplane Building Techniques Book / -Making jigs / -Mufflers and exhausts / -Working with balsa / -CG locaters / -Maintenance and testing / -And much, much more!! / / FEATURES: Softcover 146 page book / -Radios and their installation / master modeler you've always longed to be! / photos and concise text, this book will be your guide to becoming the / Length: 10-7/8" 276mm / -Covering / -Trimming / sdw 1/11/02 Used book in Good Condition.

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First Flight: A Beginner's Guide to RC Airplanes: How to Buy the Right Plane and Teach Yourself to Fly!

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Weber Books #ad - In my first three months in the rc plane hobby, i lost and crashed more than a dozen planes, simply because I wasn’t properly prepared and didn’t exercise patience—like trying to fly during bad weather. The most common mistakes are:Buying the wrong plane. We’ll go over the basics of piloting a model plane, and how to do it safely while having fun.

Having no plan for takeoffs, flying, and landing before you leave home. Start now. You’ve got to buy a plane that matches your skill level – one that can fly slowly until you’ve learned to control the plane. I’ve purchased and flown all of the planes mentioned here along with other planes that didn’t make it into this book.

First Flight: A Beginner's Guide to RC Airplanes: How to Buy the Right Plane and Teach Yourself to Fly! #ad - Lots of folks get into the RC plane hobby by buying a Porsche when they should have bought a Chevy. There are dozens of choices, but relatively few have earned a place in this book. Used book in Good Condition. New hobbyists face a bewildering array of parts and accessories. There’s been a revolution, thanks to the miniaturization and lower cost of tiny electronics and rechargeable batteries.

I will show you how to prepare yourself for the best chance at success. You need a durable plane that can withstand several hard landings without cracking into pieces.

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RC Aircraft Beginner RC Planes

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CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2724361432222 #ad - Rc flying is both a fun and exciting hobby. Learning the right way will save you time and money and help you reduce damage to your aircraft from crashes and abuse. Nothing beat watching an aircraft under your control gracefully take off and head up into the sky! But there are things a new RC pilot must know from how to choose their first aircraft to how to learn how to fly safely so that they get the most enjoyment and fun from this great hobby.

We take you by the hand every step of the way so that you learn fast, learn easily and also get the most from your RC dollar. Beginner rc planes" will give you everything you need to get started and learn how to fly your new aircraft. This will soon become your most valued RC resource! Used book in Good Condition.

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Fast Drying Wood Cement by Testors

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TESTORS SG_B0006NDZHQ_US #ad - Testor cement is a wonderful choice when needing glue. Please see our shipping information page for more details. This glue is best used on woods. This item has special shipping requirements. Testors 3503 cement for Wood Models Extra Fast Drying. Used book in Good Condition.

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Du-Bro 660 Hinge Slotter Kit

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Du-Bro 660 #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Packaged in reusable, recyclable clamshell storage blister. Testors 3503 cement for Wood Models Extra Fast Drying. Du-bro hinge slotter Kit takes the hassle out of slotting control surfaces for gluing hinges. 1 set per package. The centering/parallel guide centered hinge slotter on up to 3/4" material.

. Designed to work with all Du-Bro hinges. The 3 slotters and the "picker" are permanently mounted to red nylon handles. Four handle set plus guide and centering tool for three different size slotting forks: mini, standard and heavy duty hinges.

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Ernst Manufacturing Ultra Stand for Model Airplanes

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Ernst Manufacturing, Inc 157 #ad - The ernst manufacturing ultra stand is a durable, long-lasting work stand designed to safely hold your model while building or maintaining it. Removable cradles push-fit into base and feature adhesive-backed foam rubber padding to protect your model. Constructed of lightweight, sturdy plastic, The Ultra stand is fuel proof and not affected by paint or adhesives.

1 set per package. Measures 9. 5 by 18 by 11. 5 inches. Used book in Good Condition. Testors 3503 cement for Wood Models Extra Fast Drying. The stand will hold most planes from a park flyer-size model up to about a. 60 sport or trainer. Includes foam rubber padding to protect your paint or coating. Removable cradles push-fit into base; features two tool compartments.

Ernst Manufacturing Ultra Stand for Model Airplanes #ad - Model airplane stand safely holds your plane during assembly and maintenance. Measures 9. 5 by 18 by 11. 5 inches.

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Top Flite MonoKote Flexible High-Gloss Polyester Covering Film Opaque Jet White

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Horizon Hobby TOPQ0204 #ad - Model airplane stand safely holds your plane during assembly and maintenance. Easily achieve smooth, glossy finishes for your RC model project. Superior shrink and adhesion make MonoKote the easiest plastic covering film to apply. One of the most puncture- and scratch- resistant coverings available, to keep your model looking its best.

Over fifty vibrant colors available, Neon, Pearl, Metallic, in combination with six different finishes: Opaque, Transparent, and Flat. Fuel-proof, waterproof and provides a high gloss finish. For low-heat applications, try Top Flite EconoKote, available in 6 foot rolls of 9 different colors. Monokote covering is availble in over fifty color combinations among the following finishes:Opaque: traditional and typically most popularTransparent: stained-glass, see-through colorsNeon: "sunglasses required" brightsMetallic: glittering metal-flakePearl: subtle, lustrous huesFlat: non-reflective, flat finishFeatures:Super strong coveringTensile strength of 25, 000 psi pounds per square inchLightweight - only 0.

Top Flite MonoKote Flexible High-Gloss Polyester Covering Film Opaque Jet White #ad - 2 ounces per square footdry adhesive activates when heat is applied ranges listed belowshrinks to a drum-tight finish as it coolshigh gloss finishfuel-proof and waterproofstronger and lighter than traditional silk and dope coveringsMay be cleaned with common glass cleaner, Formula 409 cleaner or MonoKote Cleaner Polish TOPQ2500Not suitable for use directly on foam use EconoKote insteadIncludes: One 6' x 26" roll of covering Opaque Jet WhiteRequires:Top Flite Sealing Iron TOPR2100Top Flite Heat Gun TOPR2000Top Flite Iron Sock TOPR2175Temperature Ranges:Attaching to Wood activating the adhesive: 215 - 240 degrees FahrenheitPartial Shrinkage: 230 - 270 degrees FahrenheitMaximum Shrinkage: 270 - 350 degrees FahrenheitProduct Specifications:Width: 26 inches 66.

04 centimetersLength: 6 feet 1. 83 metersoptional accessories:MonoKote Trim Sheets: an easy way to add more colors and individuality to your project. Monokote accessories: from templates to cutting, heating and sealing tools - we've got you covered.

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