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Academy of Model Aeronautics  The heart and sole of all RC

AMA RC Museum    National Model Aviation Museum

AMA Search    Calendar  for AMA events

RC Flight Deck   Search for RC events by type and distance from your home field

AMA PLANS SERVICE AMA's Model Aviation (MA) plans and John Pond plans have been combined. The list, containing roughly 18,000 individual plans, has been put in alphabetical order by name, and broken down into smaller files. The files are in PDF format

Outerzone  Looking to build a vintage old-time model aircraft from plans..Look here. Outerzone is a listing of free vintage and old-timer flying model aircraft plans to download. The listing is free for everyone - you don't need to register or log in to download these plans.  

Scale Model Aircraft - The Modeller's Aviation Database Site contains good scale model aircraft plans, aircraft technical drawings, specifications, etc.

Park Flyer Plastics   Large selection of plastic parts to customize your RC aircraft.

Small Parts CNC  Large selection of CNC machined RC airplane aluminum motor mounts, prop adapters, landing gear and servo mounts.  If you don't see what you are looking for, please contact us.

RTL Fasteners  Specializing in small size fasteners for Radio Control Pilots, RC Cars, UAV's, Robotics, hobbyists, manufacturers, and more.

Micro Fasteners  For many years hobbyists and engineers have relied on Micro Fasteners' inventory of affordably priced socket screws, machine screws, locknuts, washers, sheet metal or self tapping screws, wood screws, other fasteners and related items in U.S. and metric sizes.

Callie Graphics  Custom vinyl graphics for your rc models

RC Universe    RC Universe is the largest radio control website to buy, sell, trade and discuss rc cars, rc planes, rc helis, rc electric  planes. 

RCGroup.com   RC Groups - the most active Radio Control model community: electric and fuel rc airplanes,rc helis,rc boats and rc cars. Features discussion forums, blogs.

RC Dictionary     Here is a list of terms and abbreviations you might see in various R/C articles or hear your R/C friends talking about.

RC Knowledge Base Reference Library  Welcome to the Heads Up RC Knowledge Base!  Here you can find information about our business as well as tons of helpful articles, illustrations, photos and videos about our products and about the world of electric RC flight.

Maintenance and running tips to keep your two-stroke engine happy   Technical
As seen in the August 2017 issue of Model Aviation.  Written by Aaron Balwich

Radio Programming Basics  
Written by Tony Stillman Understanding and utilizing basic features of your RC transmitter Technical Bonus digital content in the July 2017 issue of
Model Aviation

Electric RC info, how-tos and such (T Jin Tech )   Some real useful information concerning LIPO Batteries.

Choosing an RC connector (T Jin Tech ) Covering most of the options on the market now in a way that will allow you to easily decide what connector to use. This will likely include things like availability, cost, ease of soldering, ease of use, safety, and more.

LiPo Battery Parallel Charging Tutorial Parallel charging allows you to charge multiple LiPo batteries at once using a single charger. Parallel charging is a more effective and faster way of charging your batteries, and it allows you to go out and fly more often, which is what this is all about. Written by Oscar Liang.com

Model Aviation...Lipo Battery Basics   LiPo (Lithium-Polymer) batteries are a popular means for powering our electric models. When used properly, these batteries provide convenient, reliable, renewable, and relatively inexpensive power. As is the case when working with any power source, there are a few things that modelers need to know to stay safe and keep their batteries performing. In this four-part series, we’ll teach you all about this popular power source

A Guide to LIPO Batteries An Article by Brian Schneider of Roger’s Hobby Center,
5618 State Street, Saginaw, MI 48603

RC LiPo Battery Storage  (Published on Oct 11, 2013)
Learn how to prepare your RC LiPo battery for longer term winter storage and keep them in top condition during the hobby season in this video workshop. To learn more about RC LiPo batteries, visit our web site at   http://2bfly.com/knowledgebase/

Understanding RC LIPO Batteries   The most common questions about RC LIPO batteries
and battery chargers are answered in this article.

RC Aircraft Winter Storage Tips   reproduced from the St. Paul Model Radio Controllers, Inc; St. Paul, Minn

Droney Bee  A bunch of UAV enthusiasts, dedicated to providing basic useful information for matters related to drones and the RC world. The site covers the following:
    Tips and guides on flying, building and maintaining your drones and RC crafts
    News and latest trends
    Information regarding regulations for flying drones both for hobby and
    commercial  purposes (Note: Not a substitute for professional legal advice)
    Reviews to help you make better buying decisions

The 'AirNet' Web Site. Aviation Links: Aeromodelling A resource page with thousands and thousands of interesting model aircraft links.


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