Tag: 3D print

RC Chinook Bicopter – Part 1

RC Chinook Bicopter – Part 1

Could this be a budget way to build a flying model Chinook? Using the bicopter method of stability and control, the complexity of the Chinook should be able to be greatly reduced over using two full helicopter rotor heads. As mentioned, bicopters aren’t anything new and I’ve been wanting to build this for a number…

red illuminated Kyber Crystal pendant

red illuminated Kyber Crystal pendant

This is a prototype of my red Kyber Pendant. The body is from bronze. It is 3D printed and hand finished. The crystal is a real quartz crystal illuminated by two bright red LEDs. The two 2032 3V coin batteries are placed in a batterie-box behind the neck. The light is flickering to imitate a…

New Mini RC Drift Build, Converting a Model Car to RC: Part 1 Overview, Teardown, and Test Fit Axle

New Mini RC Drift Build, Converting a Model Car to RC: Part 1 Overview, Teardown, and Test Fit Axle

With winter beginning to show its fury, my attention has turned to some indoor projects. I decided to attempt a unique build involving converting a plastic model car to a RWD RC drift missile. In this video I introduce the project car for this build; an assembled 1/24 1991 Pontiac Firebird model kit. Give an…