Tag Archives: RC Airplanes

Ultra Stick Project – #1

This is an Ultra Stick RC Airplane. You can find this on Hobby Zone’s website for $175. The wingspan is around 50″ and overall length is just under that number. Please keep this in mind as you continue to read … Continue reading

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Egads! It’s a Spad! – Part 11

Jay has been commissioned to work on other projects, so poor Chad had been neglected for a while. Then this past weekend Jay decided that he was going to work on the next steps of preparing Chad for flight. Except… … Continue reading

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Laser Cutting Airplane Kits

Almost two years ago Jay bought a Shapeoko CNC Router. He has spent many hours learning the various software that is required to┬ánot only draw up what you want to cut out, but then translating it into a language that … Continue reading

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Egads! It’s a Spad! Part 10

Chad was despairing. “Oh, woe is me! When will I get some more attention?!” Poor Chad! He felt like he had been neglected. But as you can see, he’s had a bit of attention paid to him. The leading edges … Continue reading

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Egads! It’s A Spad! Part 8

Chad, the Spad, was feeling pretty weighted down. He wanted to get some things off his chest. Or else he wanted to lift some weights. He wasn’t sure what to do. Instead, he decided to show off his flaps.   … Continue reading

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Egads! It’s A Spad! Part 7

The masses have spoken. There will be more pictures. At least, as many as I can get Jay to take. This series of blog posts has become rather popular so I will defer to those who have asked for more … Continue reading

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Egads! It’s a Spad! Part 6

The overhead door people have been scheduled to install a giant door in our basement, so we can continue building this airplane. So far we have taken a look at the length of one wing. Actually, this is half of … Continue reading

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