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by dominicm
Sat Sep 25, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: Aviation-Related Hobbies
Topic: Dominicm's Radio-Controlled Aircraft Videos
Replies: 214
Views: 189920

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HSD jets Me-262. Considering it's EDF it flies very nicely.

by dominicm
Thu Sep 23, 2021 6:56 am
Forum: Aviation-Related Hobbies
Topic: Dominicm's Radio-Controlled Aircraft Videos
Replies: 214
Views: 189920

Re: Dominicm's Radio-Controlled Aircraft Videos

Walking around the Southampton International Boat Show after filming some large RC powerboats in action and I stumbled across the trade stand for Swellpro. A manufacturer of multirotor aircraft/drone for the marine industry. Didn't know waterproof drones existed! They can take off and land on water ...
by dominicm
Sat Sep 18, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: Aviation-Related Hobbies
Topic: Dominicm's Radio-Controlled Aircraft Videos
Replies: 214
Views: 189920

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Each built from scratch and flown in close formation without any fear. These are skilled builders and pilots putting on a great show for the public.

by dominicm
Tue Sep 14, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Aviation-Related Hobbies
Topic: Dominicm's Radio-Controlled Aircraft Videos
Replies: 214
Views: 189920

Re: Dominicm's Radio-Controlled Aircraft Videos

Our first flight with the new Eachine F-16 on a 3S1800 pack. Good turn of speed and flies fast OK although slow flight characteristics would be so much better with an all moving tailplane. Remaining capacity on this flight allowed us to up the second flight to nearly 4.5 minutes. Decent for an EDF p...
by dominicm
Sat Sep 11, 2021 12:00 pm
Forum: Aviation-Related Hobbies
Topic: Dominicm's Radio-Controlled Aircraft Videos
Replies: 214
Views: 189920

55% scale Ultimate biplane

Robbie Skipton doesn't just fly these monster radio controlled aircraft, he also designs and builds them from scratch.

by dominicm
Thu Sep 09, 2021 12:46 pm
Forum: Aviation-Related Hobbies
Topic: Dominicm's Radio-Controlled Aircraft Videos
Replies: 214
Views: 189920

JEEMO: Performance 'glider' with jet turbine engine inside

Not often you see something fresh and innovative. This is the NEW Jeemo. A performance glider with a 45N jet turbine engine INSIDE the fuselage. No wonder it's so quick and agile.

by dominicm
Tue Sep 07, 2021 7:12 am
Forum: Aviation-Related Hobbies
Topic: Dominicm's Radio-Controlled Aircraft Videos
Replies: 214
Views: 189920

Easy to fly long range FPV VTOL H-Wing

So clever. Combines the ease of flying a drone with the efficiency of flight. Vertical take off and landing with one button used to transition to regular flight and back to hover again. No moving control surfaces. Roll and yaw achieved through differential thrust. Integrated FPV with real time view ...
by dominicm
Sun Sep 05, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: Aviation-Related Hobbies
Topic: Dominicm's Radio-Controlled Aircraft Videos
Replies: 214
Views: 189920

Giant scale Fieseler Fi 156 Storch

Lou gives me some insight into the immense effort and skill that has gone into building this super scale replica of the Fieseler Storch. Some details I had not even spotted ! All other replicas don't get as close to the real thing as this model. Amazing detail. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zdvd_w...
by dominicm
Sat Aug 28, 2021 6:21 am
Forum: Non-Aviation Topics
Topic: Aerial firefighting water bucket pick-up and drop with RC heli
Replies: 0
Views: 1578

Aerial firefighting water bucket pick-up and drop with RC heli

Paul gives a skilful demonstration of aerial firefighting at the new Popham Model Show. In that crosswind it was quite a challenge !

by dominicm
Thu Aug 26, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation Topics
Topic: Remember Airwolf?
Replies: 0
Views: 1022

Remember Airwolf?

Filmed this superb scale helicopter at the recent, new, Popham Model Show. Great flying by the owner.