Simple Hovering Practice, July 26, 2009 Journal

Some outside hovering of my E-Flite Blade CPP2 and my father’s CX2 outside on one of the few somewhat nice weekends we’ve had for flying Continue Reading →

Blade CP Pro 2 Ready for Night Flying! LED Circuits

Completing my Night Flying setup, First Round.  A simple circuit with three canopy LEDs and enclosure, tapping into the balance lead.  Also includes the LED Continue Reading →

Final shot of Spidey-Canopy Painting

I was looking for a way to customize my helicopter a bit.  I’d see two or three Blade 400′s together at an indoor range and Continue Reading →

SMD LED Blades wired up and lit. Electronics, LED Circuits

Make your own LED Helicopter blades for night flying! I love LEDs.  It’s the mini-electronics geek in me.  Needless to say, it was one of Continue Reading →

You know what, Stan, if you want me to wear 37 pieces of flair, like your pretty boy over there, Brian, why don’t you just make the minimum 37 pieces of flair? Hints And Tips, Painting

Suppress coughs and remove paint at the same time! It’s no great surprise to those that know about my relation to this hobby that I Continue Reading →

radiobanner Radios, Reference

A simple online reference to convert the common US 72mhz frequency for transmission to channel ids. This has always been helpful for me, primarily since Continue Reading →