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FMS Flight Simulator with CT6A Remote Control Transmitter – or T6A TX

FS-CT6A is a popular 6-channel RC TX, and is also a fabulous device to run a flight simulator on your home computer to get you trained before flying and crashing your real model plane. Here is the recipe. 

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Program CT6A Remote Control Transmitter – or T6A TX

FS-CT6A is a popular 6-channel RC TX sold by a few vendors. It’s really cheap because it makes max use of an embedded processor for flexibility. Almost every feature can be programmed or changed in some way.

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DIY Airplane Design

Designing an airplane may seem at first to be a rocket science. After some exploration and thinking, it turns out only a few rules you would have to follow. Among them, the first is the wing-loading, then the power-weight-ratio. Below … Continue reading

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Hobby Stores

Where to buy hobby parts?

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A DIY Model Airplane

We built this model plane last year. It took me about 10 days of laboring. Best of all, it flies! Electrics To start with, order these electric components from HobbyKing in Hong Kong: Motor: Turnigy 2204-14T 19g Outrunner. It should … Continue reading

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