This master modeler series edition contains 108 of Randy Randolph's superb / "How-To" articles from the archives of Model Airplane News magazine.
Radio Control Airplane Workshop Secrets Master Modeler SeriesPhoto-illustrated tips and techniques are easy to understand and apply in your own projects. Compiled from model airplane news, these articles cover airplane construction from selecting the correct wood for your project to basic metal-working to advanced engine installation and setup. Used book in Good Condition.
400 Great R/C Modeling TipsPresents beautifully illustrated time-and money-saving tips on tools, engines, the flight box, covering and finishing, landing gear, and much more. From model airplane News' popular "Hints & Kinks" column. Used book in Good Condition.
Radio Control Airplane Finishing & Detailing: How to Create an Rc Masterpiece Master Modeler SeriesUsed book in Good Condition. Over 145 pages. This photo-illustrated, four-chapter book provides answers. To any unanswered modeling questions about such things as working with dope and applying fabric covering, or achieving smooth resin and painted finishes, this is a must-have modeling resource. This collection of unique modeling secrets, hints and tips cover everything from the basics to advanced techniques.
Getting Started in Radio Control Airplanes: The Complete Beginner's GuideUsed book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Recommended. 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.
Model Aircraft AerodynamicsSpecial Interest Model Books. Used book in Good Condition. Model-aircraft-Aerodynamics Used book in Good Condition.
RC Ground School: The Beginners' Guide to Flying Electric RC AirplanesSpecial Interest Model Books. 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. 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. Energy dense lithium polymer batteries, powerful brushless electric motors and the digital devices that control them have taken the radio control hobby by storm.
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.
These models have their own body of knowledge. 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 is the perfect tool to help you get started. Used book in Good Condition. 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.
Scratch-Building R/C AirplanesWidth: 8-1/4" 210mm / -and much, much more!! / specs: pages: 67 / -how to read plans / you'll find techniques for: / -alignment methods / -covering / extensive black and white photographs and illustrations / INCLUDES: One 67 Page Scratch-Building R/C Airplanes Book / -Engine/radio installation / -Building and finishing / -Tool requirements / -Transfer techniques / / / -Making templates / Length: 10-7/8" 276mm / FEATURES: Softcover 67 page book / -Selecting materials / sdw 1/11/02 Used book in Good Condition.
This book from the publisher of model Airplane News is laid out in such / a way that you'll be able to build right along with it. Used book in Good Condition. This is a 67 page scratch-building R/C Airplanes Book / from Air Age Inc. The focus is a. 40 / powered sport-scale Fokker D-VII built by author Rich Uravitch.
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Basics of R/C Model Aircraft Design: Practical Techniques for Building Better ModelsUsed book in Good Condition. Andy lennon presents a thorough and comprehensive introduction to the intriguing world of model aerodynamics. A comprehensive guide to designing radio control model airplanes. Whatever your modeling background, this book will be a valuable reference source in your R/C library and will never be outdated.
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RCadvisor's Model Airplane Design Made Easy: The Simple Guide to Designing R/C Model Aircraft or Build Your Own Radio Control Flying Model PlaneSo sit yourself down in a comfy chair, read RCadvisor's Model Airplane Design Made Easy and set off on aeromodelling's greatest adventure. You will discover: The special challenges faced by the smaller models and how to overcome them. Written with real people in mind and not engineers - and I mean that in a good way.
Used book in Good Condition. Let carlos reyes - an aeromodeller of long standing and great talent - take you through the mysteries of how to arrive at the point that every lover of model aircraft should experience. Dereck woodward, aeromodeller, designer and magazine writer for the past fifty years Used book in Good Condition.
It is a very good combination of theory and practical application. Pros and cons of canard and multi-wing configurations. While thorough in detail, the book is also easily readable so that the information is simple to understand. Special Interest Model Books. A step-by-step design process that includes goal setting and flight testing.
How to choose the right material for each part of the airplane. It provides an excellent bridge between full scale aviation and aeromodeling, showing the relationship between the two, for better understanding of the differences and similarities which should be applied for good model performance. This is a book that will reside along the other favorites on my bookshelf.