Category Archives: RC Planes

Ultra Stick Project – #2

The last time you saw the Mousecedes Benz, it looked like this: Looking at this frame it looks a bit fragile. I asked Jay how in the world the wings would stay on without being torn off? It seems that … Continue reading

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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 15

(Before I get started on this post I need to set the mood. You know how in the Chick Flicks there’s usually some kind of sappy music going on during the montage where the lead girl is undergoing her Ugly … Continue reading

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Egads! It’s A Spad! Part 14

I think that I need to remove the TV from the workshop. It seems that Chad has been watching a lot of TV. At least, I think that’s where he gets his ideas. First I found him getting a chemical … Continue reading

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Egads! It’s a Spad! Part 13

The last time that we checked in with Chad he was starting to get his parts glassed. I decided to head down to the workshop and see what was going on. As I turned the corner at the bottom of … Continue reading

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Egads! It’s a Spad! Part 12

I’ve had people asking me, “Where’s Chad?? We miss him! Is he going to come out of hibernation soon?” Well, Chad was involved in quite a little happening in the small village that we have in the basement. The townspeople … 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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