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    Thread: Building a Tricopter... Slowly
Post: RE: Building a Tricopter... Slowly

I did some experimenting with a tilt mechanism for the yaw motor. If you cant figure it out from the pics just ask. :)
VoltsAndBolts In The Air 7 2,246 07-01-2015, 07:57 PM
    Thread: Building a Tricopter... Slowly
Post: RE: Building a Tricopter... Slowly

So on the next go round I laser cut the parts from 1/8" plywood and hardboard.
VoltsAndBolts In The Air 7 2,246 06-29-2015, 09:00 PM
  Thumbs Up Thread: Battle Bots is back!
Post: RE: Battle Bots is back!

I DVR'ed the first episode and..... The destruction was awesome! :)
VoltsAndBolts On The Ground 1 1,095 06-25-2015, 08:21 PM
    Thread: Building a Tricopter... Slowly
Post: RE: Building a Tricopter... Slowly

The first parts I cut were made of acrylic and far too  fragile. My advice would be don't go this route. Damn they looked good but just weren't suitable. :(
VoltsAndBolts In The Air 7 2,246 06-25-2015, 08:16 PM
    Thread: Building a Tricopter... Slowly
Post: RE: Building a Tricopter... Slowly

Ok time for a few concept renderings based on what I have seen...
VoltsAndBolts In The Air 7 2,246 06-25-2015, 08:00 PM
    Thread: Silverlit’s DigiCam RC Helicopter is a Tiny Camera with Rotors Attached
Post: Silverlit’s DigiCam RC Helicopter is a Tiny Camera...

Published on June 24, 2015 by Michael Archambault If you have ever looked at a camera lens and wished you could simply stick helicopter rotors on it and then fly it around the house, you are in l...
VoltsAndBolts RC News 0 315 06-25-2015, 07:22 PM
  Video Thread: Battle Bots is back!
Post: Battle Bots is back!

Yes it's back from the dead! Battle Bots... Mayhem and destruction. Sundays at 9:00pm  on ABC. :D
VoltsAndBolts On The Ground 1 1,095 06-22-2015, 08:18 AM
    Thread: Building a Tricopter... Slowly
Post: RE: Building a Tricopter... Slowly

So I have been studying the Tri's built by Signguy on rcgroups and David at rcexplorer and am basing what I'm doing on that foundation.
VoltsAndBolts In The Air 7 2,246 06-17-2015, 01:18 PM
  Wink Thread: Building a Tricopter... Slowly
Post: Building a Tricopter... Slowly

I first came across information on tricopters a few years ago and over time started collecting parts and doing research. I will Chronicle my  experience here. :) Any other Tri or Quad builders out th...
VoltsAndBolts In The Air 7 2,246 06-15-2015, 07:58 AM
  Star Thread: Hello from Henniker NH (The only one on earth)
Post: Hello from Henniker NH (The only one on earth)

I have been taking things apart and putting them back together since I was old enough to hold a soldering iron or turn a wrench. I truly enjoy the process of building something and getting it to work,...
VoltsAndBolts Introductions 0 538 06-13-2015, 08:42 AM
    Thread: Hi From Hopkinton NH
Post: RE: Hi From Hopkinton NH

Welcome to the group! Looking forward to seeing pic's of those projects.
VoltsAndBolts Introductions 1 678 06-13-2015, 08:24 AM