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National Model Aviation Day Open House at Ross Field Aug 13 from 10 AM to 3 PM

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ORCF club flying days are Wednesday and Sunday. Ross Field is open to all AMA members and their guests. AMA cards are required to fly. Non AMA guests can fly with an AMA certified “Intro Pilot” instructor. Come fly with us!! The Oneonta RC Flyers monthly meetings are held at Ross Field on the first Wednesday of the month. Meetings start promptly at 7pm. Flying is encouraged before and after the meetings. Note: Winter meetings are at Fox Care.

ORCF Happens

Catching A "Flying Bug"?

We'd love to have you come out to the flying field with us and maybe even get a free flying lesson. Our club has over thirty energetic R/C Model Aircraft enthusiasts. If you are interested in airplanes, helicopters or anything that flies, Come Join Us!!!
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Model Airplane News

  • — O.S. Engine Limited Edition Gold 105HZ-R Heli Engine

    From O.S. Engine: Limited Edition – Only 200 in the world! O.S. Engines truly are the gold-standard for RC models and we’re proving it with this special, 80th anniversary, gold edition engine! This special, super-limited edition 105HZ-R brings you the same 3D power as the original but with a super-sleek...

  • — MAN Flightline Flicks — Near Perfect T-33 Shooting Star — Video Interview

    This Blast from the Past comes from the Top Gun event at Paradise Field in Lakeland, FL. Featuring longtime MAN contributor Rich Uravitch interviewing builder Graeme Mears and aircraft pilot and owner Ali Machinchy with their impressive T-33 Shooting Star. Their turbine powered jet is built from a Scale-Jets.com kit...

  • — The Cobra Roll — Five Easy Steps to Master this Impressive Move

    As you become more proficient in your aerobatic ability, you will naturally begin to combine elements of different maneuvers into a single aerobatic maneuver or sequence. One such maneuver, found in the 2015 Academy of Model Aeronautics Precision Aerobatic Advanced program, is the Cobra Roll with a Half-Roll Up and a...

  • — Secrets from the Pros

    Often we get emails and letters asking for advice on subjects such as flying, building and adjusting engines. We asked some of our regular contributors for their professional RC tips and hints for success. Enjoy!   WHAT’S THE BEST WAY TO RANGE-CHECK A 2.4GHZ RADIO? ¶Mike Greenshields, Global Hobby Distributors...

  • — Reader Tips

    The best readers (you!) have the best tips! Here are eight workshop tips submitted by MAN readers that we think will make your life easier.   LEAD KEEPERS While finishing a new cabin airplane and while putting in the aileron and flap Y-harness leads, I stumbled onto an idea that works...

  • — Castle Creations BEC 2.0 Voltage Regulators

    From Castle Creations: From the trusted manufacturer of BECs comes the next generation of voltage regulators. Designed and assembled in the USA1, Castle Creations’ CC BEC 2.0 gives users higher voltage ranges in two unique packages. For pilots there is a smaller, lightweight (0.7 oz.) design capable of 14 amps...

  • — Microaces Fokker DVII Sieben Schwaben Limited Edition Kit

    From Microaces: Available to order until 10th December 2016 Only available for a short period of time, and limited to a small production run (250 units) a Microaces Limited Edition kit provides a very exclusive aircraft with an incredibly unique livery. An opportunity to own, build and fly something just...

  • — Dornier DO-27 STOL 46 Size EP-GP Military Version (ARF)

    From HobbyKing: The Dornier Do-27 was the first mass-produced aeroplane by the Germans after WW2, with over 600 manufactured in many different variations for different operators. Designed for short take-off and landings (STOL) it had a large wing area, light wing loading and robust taildragger configured landing gear. Mainly used...

  • — The Lomcevak: Perfect the Classic Manuever

    As aerobatic RC pilots develop their skills, it’s natural to try different control inputs while flying. And quite often new aerobatic maneuvers are discovered by pushing the envelope. The classic Lomcevak is a tumbling maneuver where the aircraft’s tail rotates in front of the engine throughout the maneuver. The maneuver...

  • — HobbyKing Quanum Overlord Diversity Receivers [VIDEO]

    From HobbyKing: Quanum Overlord 5.8GHz 40CH 6 Antenna Diversity Receiver w/Raceband Strong signal and less noise is always a demand for long and short range FPV. Quanum has delivered the Overlord, a 6 antenna, that’s right folks, no less than 6 antennas to receive the signal from your drone or...


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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