Category: Plans and Scratch Building

Katana X KFm6 FPV Wing

´╗┐It was a sad day when I crashed my first KFm6 FPV Wing into the sea, so it was never going to be long before I built another…

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KFm6 FPV Wing V2

There’s nothing new about building a flying wing with a KFm airfoil and stuffing it full of FPV gear. I did however have some very specific reasons for doing so this time…

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CNC BY Dummies – the update

It’s only been a month or so since the CNC for Dummies series but so much has already changed! This article then brings together the three biggest things to hit my learning curve since the new year…

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MicroWing UAV – Part 4

The MicroWing UAV project has been sat on the shelf for quite a while now so it was high time I dusted off the wing and gave it another go. This article is both a recap and conclusion the the project.

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CNC Cutting for Dummies – Part 4

In this final article in the series I’m going to look at what happens when you put an expensive lump of carbon fiber on your cutting table and hit the big green button…

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Crash-E Sports Trainer

About 8 years ago or so I designed a small electric sports model for low-cost gear and minimal build time. Now, I’ve brought it up-to-date with a FliteTest style reboot in our favorite foam board…

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CNC Cutting for Dummies – Part 3

So last time I talked about the software I use for CNC cutting and some of the terms involved. Now we are going to take a walk through the process of getting a design from the drawing board to the cutting table…

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CNC Cutting for Dummies – Part 2

In part one of the series we looked at the trials I went through just getting my CNC cutting machine to work. Now we’ll take a look at the software I use to drive the whole show…

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CNC Cutting for Dummies

CNC cutting is rapidly becoming my drug of choice. The shear beauty of the finished pieces as they come off the machine is addictive. But getting here was a long and windy road…

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MicroWing UAV – Part 3

In the last article I described how the MicroWing UAV was constructed. Finally the time has come to head off to the flying field with a lot of cameras…

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MicroWing UAV – Part 2

Last time we looked at why I chose to build a small UAV/RPAS from foam board. In this article I commit the design to foam, start building, throw it in the bin, and start building again…

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MicroWing UAV – Part 1

The MicroWing UAV is an epic and ongoing project to discover if it is possible to build a small, fully autonomous wing using a KFm wing section and foam board building techniques.

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Versa Drone

I’ve been playing around with the idea of a foam board UAV for so long now that it was almost a relief when I finally settled on a design. But that was just the start of the challenges…

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KFm6 Wing – The Sausage Tray

Are you partial to the odd sausage sizzle? Looking for a unique way to recycle those foam sausage trays? A friend of mine may just have found the answer…

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FT Flyer

With some time to spare I decided to go back to my very first Flite Test build. I wanted to see how the FT Flyer performed built from Australian foam board.

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KFm4 Mini Flying Wing

This project was a spin-off from the KFm6 Flying Wing project. The plan was to design, build and fly a small foam board flying wing based on a KFm airfoil…

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KFm6 Flying Wing – Plans

The KFm6 Wing was an airframe I tried, then forgot, then came back to again with an interest to developing into a usable FPV/UAV flying wing.

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