Instructables
Picture of Foam Plate Plane
Are you tired of buying overpriced parts for your rc plane? Well this is for you I have saved over $50 with this plan

Step 1: Get The Materials

Picture of Get The Materials
You need the following things, 1. Old styrofoam plate 2. Old airplane part 3. Hot glue You also need siscors

Step 2: Get A Templet Of The Part

Picture of Get A Templet Of The Part
Tape up the old part as best you can or just design a new one

Step 3: Start Drawing

Picture of Start Drawing
Trace or draw the part on the plate make sure you draw where the hinges are

Step 4: Cut Out

Picture of Cut Out
13, 5:38 PM.jpg
Cut out the part be carful don't cut where the hinges go

Step 5: Make Hinges

Picture of Make Hinges
13, 5:38 PM.jpg
To make the hinges just run it over with a pincle a couple of times to push in the styrofoam but don't go all the way through and then test it

Step 6: Add Control Horn And Wheel

Picture of Add Control Horn And Wheel
13, 5:38 PM.jpg
Mark where the control horns go and the wheel and install just like you usually do

Step 7: Install

Picture of Install
Mine was a perfict fit but if yours is to thin you might have to ca some plates together to get it right but install like normal and go fly
 
Remove these adsRemove these ads by Signing Up
backflip11 (author) 1 year ago
Ya it did mine
Nice fix... I think ca glue would melt Styrofoam.
Dylan get a life this is jacob