My newest favourite tool is the RF-Explorer 6G combo. I originally bought it to check out the frequemcies for the wireless lav mics I work with as a sound guy on set for tv and movies. But it turns out that the thing is also great for checking 5.8GHz channels when flying FPV with friends. […]
Because the Vandal’s spur gear always drags in the dirt when racing this awesome car it is subject to significant wear. To protect it a little bit from the sand I cut out a tiny piece of plastic that I glued to the bottom of the chassis frame with some CA and then covered it […]
After my first ride with the Vandal yesterday, the front wheels had lost power. I figured something must gone wrong with the front diff. So today I opened up the Vandal and discovered, the screw that holds the drive shaft to the gear box simply had come loose.
Today I had my first ride in the park with my new Hobbyking Quanum Vandal:
I created two pics of the Quanum Vandal for use as a model symbol in the FrSky Taranis Transmitter. Feel free to download and use them yourself!
When I started getting into the hobby and I looked around for transmitters I was really confused with “modes”! What are those modes? Well, it turns out there are two very different things called modes in the R/C hobby. Transmitter Modes 1 to 4 The first thing to know is that there are different ways […]
I recently sold all end every piece of Spektrum equipment I had and converted all my models to FrSky technology. I really think it’s the best there is! Taranis Homepage But I still want a transmitter that works for my Blade mCP X, Nano CP X and 130 X helis, so I decided to build […]
Today, me and a friend met up to finally try and build one of the famous Dizzy Birds ourselves. The whole wing is entirely made of 3mm thick Depron foam board and has a wingspan of roughly 1000mm. They came out quite wonderful, too! My friend’s flew beautifully. He built the non-powered version and it […]