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    Beginner's resources - Links to useful information on RCU.

    These resources are available here on RCU to help those getting started in the hobby, posted here to help make them easy to find. If you have a resource that should be listed here please feel free to PM me and I'll be happy to include it in this list.

    Building a trainer - A build thread that will take you from start to finish building a trainer kit.
    LT-40 build thread

    Covering - Links to RCU How-to and videos on covering.
    Minnflyer Covering how-to
    Minnflyer, Another Look at Covering

    CA Hinges - RCU How-to on installing CA hinges
    How-to intall CA hinges

    Fuel Tank - RCU How-to on installing fuel tanks
    Let's Talk Tanks

    More to come as I identify more resources

    I hope this helps everybody find the great resources here on RCU to help them get started.

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    RE: Beginner's resources - Links to useful information on RCU.

    Here are a few more:

    Trikes Vs Taildraggers: Which one's right for you?

    Balancing Your Airplane: A few basic points on balance

    Balancing Up-side Down: When and why you should balance your plane up-side down

    How to Solder: It's not as scary as you think.

    Sheeting Repair: How to fix that hole in your sheeting

    Repairing a Leading Edge: How to fix the bite that pole took out of your wing's leading edge
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    Here is some stuff that can be useful:

    Guys share their experience of building aircrafts from scratch

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    hello, im looking to get some people to answer a short survey for a school project and am unsure on how to post a thread or where to put it that people will see it. if you could help me out id appreciate it, thanks. here is the link for the survey if anyone would mind helping me out.

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