Welcome To GiantScaleNews.com

GSN is the BEST in an RC online community. Less corporate BS and more down home fun. Better conversations with REAL RC'ers. Don't settle for the biggest when you can have the best!
  1. If you are new to GiantScaleNews.com, please register, introduce yourself, and make yourself at home.

    We're 1st in Giant Scale RC because we've got the best membership on the internet! Take a look around and don't forget to register to get all of the benefits of GSN membership!

    Welcome!

GiantScaleNews.com

Giant Scale R/C news, forums, classifieds, event coverage, and more!

   
12048_391676957583958_580588495_n.jpg
by garlandk : Dec 17, 2012 at 2:26 PM
The pictures have finally arrived. This will be Scheme B shown below. This plane will be 36% scale and have a 108" wing span with a 103" fuse.

Pre-Order yours today and save money!
http://www.ohiomodelplanes.com/120ccsbach/index.htm

Also keep a look out for our new 60" Sbach electric that is...
by Ohio AV8TOR : Dec 16, 2012 at 8:35 PM
I should receive my 85a Series B this week and 10a Castle BEC. Where do you guys splice in the two, at the battery connector or cut back some insulation back away from the connector and solder in there? On my 71" Slick I did the cut the insulation back method which worked pretty good but I would like to hear from...
by econpatric : Dec 16, 2012 at 5:57 PM
I thought it would be fun to start a poll where people could express the number of years they have been in the hobby. (By 'in the Hobby' I mean anything involving R/C aviation.) It would also be fun to hear one brief piece of general advice from each person for those starting in the hobby today. (This might even...
IMAG0498.jpg
by njswede : Dec 16, 2012 at 12:44 PM
Pilot-RC Yak 54 19% (53") yak_reduced.jpg IMG_2358.jpg IMG_2826.jpg [h=1]Introduction[/h] For this review, we thought we should try something a little bit different. After having browsed through the usual models from our favorite vendors, we decided to pick something a...
by DAHawk : Dec 16, 2012 at 10:11 AM
I recently acquired a Yak-54 Groupe Tranchant but do not have a manual to assemble it.

There was a great thread started by Tim Tworek on RCG, but sadly, Tim passed away.: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=758479&highlight=yak+54+group+tranchant

If anyone knows where I can find a...
extra1.jpg
by garlandk : Dec 15, 2012 at 10:35 PM
In January 2013 OMP will be getting in the new OMP Extra 330SC made for the growing 120cc size engines. This plane will fly easily on a 100cc size engine due to its light weight. Plane is going to come in around 27-28 pounds. The wing span is going to be 108" and the length is going to be 104". For more information...
by Av8r RC : Dec 15, 2012 at 10:21 PM
So yesterday my work gave me a nice bonus. 3K but after taxes it came out to just over 2200. And since this is basically found money I was thinking about getting another plane.

I recently got a 89 Slick and I am loving it. All of my electrics have been gathering dust since (3DHS 51 Slick, EF 48 Edge & 3DHS 47...
by gyro : Dec 15, 2012 at 4:06 PM
First, I think I can speak for the entirety of the staff here as we all have multiple children; Our hearts and prayers are going out to those affected. I can't imagine not being able to come home to my girls anymore... Along those lines, I wanted to share this quote that is supposedly from Morgan Freeman, but that...
by 3dbandit : Dec 15, 2012 at 12:39 PM
Hi everyone, I am Jacob Pollak, I am 15 years old, and I am from south Florida. I was introduced to flying in 2009 when I was offered a deal on a stick, a week later I started on the buddy box and quickly progressed to sport flying within weeks. About a year later I bought my first 3D airplane, a 67" profile....
by Blucor Basher : Dec 15, 2012 at 11:38 AM
Ok, so this video is making the rounds on the internet. I'm going in right now calling it completely fake, there's no way that would be a positively stable situation. [video=youtube_share;zys3igBmhB8]http://youtu.be/zys3igBmhB8[/video] Anyone have two idnetical fans?