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RC Helicopter flying, RC Cars and RC boating

Made for other people and me to track what I am doing when with my remote controlled units. It started out with helicopters. Hence the name.

If only one of my units is of interest, this unit can be clicked on the right and only posts regarding that unit shows up.

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Arduino Nano from HobbyKing

No topic Posted on Feb 03, 2013 16:11:55

Earlier this week an Arduino Nano from HobbyKing arrived. For some odd reason they had shipped it in an envelope The result was that some of the connector pins were bent. See the pictures below.

I corrected the pins and the Arduino seems to be fine. Perhaps they should rename it as Arduino Squeeze?



PT-15 hull painted

Tamiya PT-15 Japan MTB Posted on Feb 03, 2013 16:06:13

A few pictures of the hull after paint:

The masking tape has worked well. The only place I have found a flaw is on the transom. A little touch up and it will be OK.