Monthly Archives: June 2011

Episode 18 – MTP Crash

So close!!! Got the CG just about perfect, had enough thrust, everything was going right, until… my Transmitter’s elevator was backwards (I pulled up to go up, it went down)....
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Episode 17 – Flight and Next Steps

Time was tight this week and I only got to do one 3 second flight. The CG is still too far back! I’ll be working to improve that and start...
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Episode 16 – MTP’s Maiden Flight!

She flies! Well, sort of : ) The modular testing platform will need more adjusting to achieve consistant, stable flight. More specifically, better CG balance (more to the nose), more...
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Episode 15 – Building the MTP part 2

On this episode I completed the airframe of my Modular Testing Platform. I built it out of Bluecor aka Fan Fold Foam and added Poplar wooden dowels for support. The...
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