The finished plane, ready for its maiden flight. Here is a video showing the operation of the electric undercarriage: And here is a video of the radio compartment: The Curare must be set up properly, and that means programming the different flight modes and mixes. On my Futaba 12FG, setup is easy and the brakes, […]
We were blessed with charged batteries and a windless evening yesterday, and I hurried to get the new Xigris airborne. It was remarkably uneventful and a great success. It flies beautifully, much like it’s predecessor, once I got the throttle curve and brake set up properly. I use 20% braking on the Jive-regulator and that’s […]
I can tell by looking at the stats for this site that a great number of people come here looking for Information about Hanno Prettner, here pictured with his TOC Dalotel. I have a lot of his planes and some of his plans but it’s scattered and not always easy to find it all. To […]
More photos added to Flickr, there’s a big batch of build pictures from the MK Sky Star 90 with comments and a series of images of the Hanno Prettner designed ModelTech Calypso. http://www.flickr.com/photos/aerowold/
This list is moved to the F3A plans page Here’s a list of plans I’d love to have in my collection. Leave a comment if you own any of these plans. I’ll buy or trade!
This list is moved to the F3A plans page I’m collecting plans for F3A models, doing my bit to preserve the classicdesigns. I buy plans and trade with other modellers. Perhaps you have a plan I want? Sorry I do not sell plans but I will trade and buy