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Member postings for Dom (Essential RC)

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Thread: Essential RC's videos
07/11/2020 08:49:52

Piper Super Cub displayed at the last ModelAir Event at Old Warden Aerodrome. This is a recreation of the exact aircraft in the local Shuttleworth Collection. Aeromodelling at it's best !

05/11/2020 11:50:03

Very quick assembly of this new Freewing Saab JAS-39 Gripen but the transmitter setup for the elevons and canards was a little challenging. On first flight I failed to get this jet in the air with 6S6000 pack. CG too far forward. But with 6S5000 it jumped into the air. Trimmed out for roll quickly on first circuit then hit the deck for low smooth passes and nice axial rolls. Another excellent jet from Freewing.

17/08/2020 16:02:25

Our newest ERC team member flies his AJ Laser 73 in this vid. Trev is most enthusiastic about 3D style flying and is looking forward to taking part in some competitions very soon.

In this video Trev was flying the AJ Laser 73 with...
Subsonicplanes Motrolfly 4330-216
Hobbywing 100 amp hv V3 esc
JXF 20 x 8 prop
Promodeler DS345BLHV servos
Seacraft servo arms
Spektrum AR 8010t receiver
Main power 3300 6s lipo x 2 - 12 s
Receiver and servos- 800 mah 2s lipo
AUW 11 lbs 14 oz

13/08/2020 16:31:36

After Carl showed me his nitro Spitfire I had to get in on the action so got a Tiger Moth. Powered by a Laser 100. Why didn't I do this sooner ! Over 20 years since I've flown a glow powered model. Fantastic.

Edited By Dom (Essential RC) on 13/08/2020 16:55:35

11/08/2020 14:47:50

We're enjoy a bit of a nitro/glow power rennaisance in the Essential RC team at the moment. Wouldn't mind a few more especially a twin if I could find one...but here's Carl with is Laser 70 powered Spitfire.

09/08/2020 09:59:34

3rd in the Eachine 400mm Micro Warbird series is out. Preceeded by the P-51 Mustang and F4U Corsair. This flies just as well. I leave it in MIDD mode. EXPERT mode is too sensitive for most fingers...and contrary to what I say in the video you can pull loops and rolls in stabilised MIDD mode. BEGINNER mode limits pitch and roll and prevents inverted flight. Durability of these models is great. The prop pops off in a bad arrival and just clicks back in place.

06/08/2020 18:03:48

Thanks Richard. Really appreciate the feedback.

Second fright of our over priced X-Flight A320 after a few repairs, modifications and a more rearward CG. Better than the near disastrous maiden flight.

05/08/2020 22:41:58

My second flight so far more fun in aerobatics. No doubt will take it to the slope or try to catch some thermals soon.

02/08/2020 09:21:16

A fun film project this one. Adding to the realism with some onboard views from this magnificent scale helicopter.

25/07/2020 11:51:58

Adrian flies his spectacular Roban HH-60 Jayhawk US Coast Guard Helicopter in breezy conditions and makes it look easy. A lot of custom detail added to this helicopter to make it look as authentic as possible in the air.

24/07/2020 12:29:50

Our first flight with this big ready to fly Extra 330 from FMS. Even in the hands of an experienced 3D pilot it will take a few spins to get the best from it but our Trevor did good in the conditions.

22/07/2020 17:28:35

Exceptional subject matter and exceptionally well flown by the pilot. One of my all time favourite aircraft. One day maybe...one day...

22/07/2020 17:26:08
Posted by Richard Clark 2 on 22/07/2020 17:18:02:
Rest assured I have no criticism of the quality of your videos. They are excellently produced..

Thanks Richard. Appreciate that.

22/07/2020 16:23:22
Posted by Craig Carr on 22/07/2020 15:01:11:

Watch all your vids Dom and enjoy each and every one of them. Please keep posting.

Thanks Craig yes

22/07/2020 13:25:36
Posted by Adrian Smith 1 on 22/07/2020 12:32:23:

Well Dom I love 'em!

Most of it I will never attempt, but I ENJOY the clips. Keep up the good work.

That's the plan Adrian. We have too much fun to stop. Not enough hours in a day. That's our main problem.

22/07/2020 11:36:47
Posted by dave parnham on 22/07/2020 11:24:22:

You must be doing something right i even have one of your T-shirts laugh

That's good to hear. We sell quite a few of those every month. Must get a few myself.

22/07/2020 10:23:39
Posted by extra slim on 22/07/2020 10:19:19:

Dom, you invest your time for others enjoyment and cover a broad range of models so there is something for everyone, the very aspect which makes this hobby so enjoyable.. keep calm and carry on as they say, a lot of us really appreciate your efforts.

Again, thank you. I've got used to posting on here and not getting any feedback so it's genuinely fantastic to hear the effort me and my close put friends put into Essential RC is appreciated. Cheers.

22/07/2020 09:58:27
Posted by SR 71 on 22/07/2020 09:52:28:

You have always made good videos Dom no matter what the subject, keep um coming

Thankyou sir. Much appreciated !

22/07/2020 09:47:42
Posted by ken anderson. on 22/07/2020 09:43:19:

keep doing what you do Dom...….enjoying watching from up here in ne..1.land.

ken anderson...ne..1..appreciation dept.

Thanks very much Ken wink

22/07/2020 08:09:37

Thanks Ron. Very much appreciated. I do what I and my friends enjoy. It's as simple as that. Believe me it wouldn't be possible to run a YouTube channel for ~15 years unless it was fun. wink

I would be interested to hear from Richard what HE thinks IS impressive. If you generalise to the extent he is then all RC model aircraft go 'round and round and up and down'. I cover most things on the 'Essential RC' YouTube channel so I must be missing something!?

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