Archive for the ‘RC’ Category.

New RC Plane and Transmitter E-flite UMX Radian

It’s nice to be posting an Radio Controlled related post!

Megan got me a new RC plane and transmitter for my birthday but I haven’t gotten to fly it til now. It’s fun!
Here is the manual for the UMX Radian RC plane

And here are the manuals for the Spektrum DX6i transmitter:

Spektrum DX6i SPM6600-GAL3

Manual for Triton 1 Battery Charger by Electrifly and Great Planes

Here is the manual for the original Triton battery charger. I use it to charge my model plane batteries. It’s an old model now and the manual is becoming hard to find.

Triton 1 Battery Charger Manual


The Dream of Flight

The dream of flight often brings tears to my eyes. Case in point:

local version:

I don’t want to study. I want to fly

I’ve flown model airplanes. I love it. Today I saw this and… I don’t want to study any more. I want to fly!

local version:

It’s a demo video for Archaeopteryx(1)

Old Flying Journal Folded into WordPress

I have copied my old Flying Journal (and) out of it’s original flat-file HTML and into WordPress. You can now find all my old and new entries by looking in the “RC” (IE Radio Controlled) tag in my blog.

Right now, there’s 52 entries, going all the way back to May 2003.


I ordered parts from Atlanta Hobby Friday afternoon. I’m sitting on my hands ’til they arrive.