Here are a few fast tips for building your scratch build and speed build kits. Some you've seen before and some have been developed by viewers like you!
If you're thinking about getting into scratch building, you can learn a lot from watching some of the beginner build tutorials. AVAILABLE HERE
You can reinforce your wing using a BBQ skewer.
Adding this reinforcement is also great for turning your scratch build into a powerful combat plane!
Hot glue spread thin over control surfaces will help keep the paper from pulling away from the foam.
Magnets on the end of two popsicle sticks are great for aligning control surfaces and freeing up your hands.
Ed from ExAir uses the plastic from old gift cards to reinforce foam and it's a great technique to use on the mounting point of the speed build power pods
See more from Ed from ExAir here:
A Flite Test fan named Denver shared a great idea for using pop rivets on homemade landing gear!
It's ideas like this, from viewers like you, that inspire us to do what we do!
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