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Micro Modelling Skills - Tips and Tricks
Adjusting Thrust Line and Trim on Micro Butterfly.
My model is flying to the left under full throttle, but it glides pretty much straight with no throttle. How to adjust the trim?
Beginners Recommendations for Plantraco Components
If you want the lightest weight R/C equipment, but have absolutely zero experience with Micro R/C or soldering or anything, and are thinking about asking if we'll solder up some of our lightest components for you as a custom job - here's what we suggest for you to do, grasshopper.
HingeAct - Centering this magnetic actuator
Does the HingeAct require Magnetic centering magnets? The answer is no - the HingeAct is centered by the spring force of the plastic hinge tape itself. Also some instructions on how to center your rudder control surface that is using a HingeAct.
How to Solder small wires to Plantraco receivers
How to solder actuator wires, magnet wires, motor leads, and antennas.
How to change props on GB05 gearbox
The prop adapter is glued onto the GB05 - if you want to experiment and change propellers, you need to know how to remove and install the carbon prop.
How to make Micro Butterfly Fly Slower
My Micro Butterfly flies pretty fast, which is good for flying outdoors in a bit of wind, but I want to fly slower indoors in a small gym - can I adjust anything to fly slower?
How to remove and replace a motor - Rework.
How to remove and replace a motor from a gearbox and replace with a new motor. Rework.
Repair the Mylar covering of Carbon Butterfly
Repair a torn mylar covering or mylar covering with a hole, or covering that has come loose from the airframe.
Stripping Magnet Wire
How to Strip and Tin Magnet Wire
Trimming - Classroom Fighters
Some Tips on How to Trim the Classroom Fighters - also applies to other Plantraco models - MicroMAV, Micro Butterfly and Butterfly
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