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How to Fly RC Planes
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
Flying a radio controlled (RC) plane is harder than it looks. The planes are not remote controlled, but actually radio controlled by radio signals that pass through the air from the transmitter to the receiver. There are several things to learn in order to fly RC planes.Difficulty:Moderately ChallengingInstructions Things You'll Need
radio controlled plane
money
patience


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How Low Can Planes Fly?
Category : Travel
In the strictest physical sense, only the altitude of the ground and the physical obstacles upon it would limit the lowest altitude at which a plane can fly. However, there are a wide array of procedural constraints and legal requirements that make the answer to this question more interesting. After all, neither airliners nor small planes are permitted to cruise along at treetop level over popul

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History of Jet Planes
Category : Travel
Jet airplanes are one of the technological revolutions of the modern age. They replaced propeller type craft for the most part within the first 20 years of their existence. Today jet airplanes are used for almost every type of large military and commercial transport need and have become the normal air transportation method around the world. FirstsIn 1929 Frank Whittle designed the first jet a

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How to Build a Cog for RC Planes
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
Radio-controlled airplanes must be balanced at the center of gravity, or COG, and at the wings. An unbalanced plane will be hard to control, if it even gets off the ground. RC airplanes that are heavier on one side than the other will have a tendency to roll over in the air and spin out of control. Planes that are nose-heavy will be hard to land, while those that are tail-heavy will not make it of

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About Old Wood Planes
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
Wood planes are tools used in beveling, trimming and fitting wood. By applying the plane to the wood, rough spots are smoothed and the surface is leveled. Wood planes have been around for centuries. HistoryThe oldest known planes come from first-century Rome. A wooden body was attached to an iron cutter and the mechanism functioned as a plane. It is supposed that other versions used iron bodies

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How to Store RC Planes
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
R/C, or radio controlled, airplanes are enjoyed by men and women of all ages. These airplanes can be purchased ready built or manufactured at home from kits or even scraps of wood laying around the garage. Several R/C airplanes run on batteries that can be quite expensive to replace if damaged from improper storage and care. Storing a radio controlled airplane will protect not only the battery but

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How to Wire RC Planes
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
Whether building your RC airplane from a set of plans, a kit or finishing an Almost Ready to Fly setup, there comes a point when all of the hardware is in place. At this point, it's time to connect the wires between the electronics to make the plane controllable. There are a number of connections to make, and one connector out of place can mean quick destruction of your plane. Because of this, RC

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How to Add Planes to FSX Deluxe
Category : Computers
"Microsoft Flight Simulator X (FSX)" is a flight simulation game that features 24 aircraft including single engine Cessnas and Pipers, helicopters, M-14s, 747s and more. The Deluxe edition includes three additional aircraft that feature the Garmin G1000 glass cockpit display and an SKU that allows you to create your own planes. Hundreds of user-created planes have been designed and uploaded to var

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Information About Jet Planes
Category : Travel
Jet plane technologies and markets have come a long way since the first jet aircraft--the He-178--took to the skies in 1939. Today's highly efficient jet engines power both military and commercial jets. Jet EnginesJet planes are propelled by jet engines, the first of which was patented by Frank Whittle in 1930. The jet engine is a type of gas turbine engine that obtains forward thrust in reacti

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How to Build Toy Planes
Category : Hobbies, Games & Toys
A toy plane, built from a cardboard box, will allow a young child to take an adventure in creativity. The box, large enough for the child to wear around the waist while standing, is transformed with simple supplies into a propeller plane that will take a youngster on many exciting flights of imagination. Most of the supplies for this toy plane can be found around the house, and building the plane

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