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Manufacturers & Supplier Sites
|This page was last updated on January 10, 2014. If you find any "dead" links, please report them to me so that I can fix or delete the link. If you have any favorite Manufacturers or Suppliers not listed, please send them to me for inclusion on this page. Thanks, Ken.|
3 Sea Bees Models, Inc. - Over 30 vintage Scale Replica Aircraft, factory built, high-quality Custom R/C Models. Large, Custom Built 1/5th scale Replica models of Vintage and Historically significant Aircraft.
ACE Hobby Distributors, Inc., 2055 Main St., Irvine, CA 92614 - phone: 949.833.0088 Simple series planes can be converted to epower. Schoolyard Flyers, chargers, electronic testors, accessories and more. Sparky ARF. Thunder Tiger brushless motors and ACE Li-Po, Ni-Cad and NiMH batteries.
Aerospace Composite Products foam and composite materials. Fiberglass, Kevlar and Carbon materials are available in various forms, in large or small quantities, with no minimum purchase required. Complete Line of EZ-Lam Epoxy laminating, finishing and tooling resins, vacuum bagging systems and supplies.Aerospace Composite Products, 14210 Doolittle Dr., San Leandro, CA 94577 Phone Orders: 800.811.2009
AirBorne Models is the U.S. distributor of The World Models ARF's; Cub EP (330 sq.in.), Fun World EP (3D type of 700 sq.in., Rambler EP (259 sq.in. S400G motor), EP-Sailor (e-power sailplane) and coversion to e-power of Zero, Extra 300, P-51 Mustange, Zen 50, Super Sports Senior and giant scale Spitefire. The conversions are shown on the AirBorne Models site. Lots of accessories including pilot figures and LighTex covering.
Arizona Model Aircrafters, 14795 78th Way #800, Scottdale, AZ 85260 Phone: 480.348.3773 Early and Vintage Flying Scale Model Aircraft Kits and Accessories for the SERIOUS Model Builder, featuring Laser Cut Parts & Hardware Packages. Check out the Arizona Model Kits, Airdrome Model Kits and the The Wright Flyer. Their Model Airplanes were used in the movie The Flyboys.
Astro Flight, Inc., 13311 Beach Ave., Marina Del Rey, CA 90292 310.821.6242 --- A world leader of American made brushed and brushless motors, speed controllers (ESCs), chargers and electric accessories. Also, informative articles are available here.
AstroPower-Leisure Australia is a supplier of electric motors; LEISURE "GOLD" Ferrite motors (05 or 600 size) , ND10 Neodymium modified motors (05 or 600 size), ND480 Neodymium modified motors (480 size), and Electric Flight Construction Kits.
BP Hobbies (formerlyBalsa Products) Web site features over 5000+ products, including a lot of GWS (Grand Wing Servo) and Hitec products. TowerPro motors and speed controls can be found here under the BP brand. Lots and lots of electric flight supplies and accessories.
Balsa USA - American Made Model Airplane Kits, Premium Aircraft Grade Plywood, Lite-Ply, Spruce & Hardwoods, Quality Modeler's Supplies, USA Gold CA Adhesives. Custom die making service available --- Balsa USA, P.O. Box 164, Marinette, WI 54143 Order Phone: 800.225.7287
BMJR Model Products has Park Flyer and Free Flight Laser cut kits. Includes the Ugly-Sport for a 280 motor. Ugly-Sport Bi-Plane is based on design effort by Paul Bradley and published in the March 2002 issue of Model Aviation. Kit includes the basic Ugly-Sport, B-302, and includes parts for a second wing and plywood top wing mount.
Dave Brown Products Inc., 4560 Layhigh Rd., Hamilton, OH 45013 (513) 738-1576 --- computer flight simulator, Southern Sorghum (best around for attaching balsa to foam wings) & great light wheels for electrics.
Cermark - Airplanes (ARF & ARC), Batteries, Battery Charger & Dischargers, Radios, Receivers, Servos & Related Products, Connectors, Electric Motors & Accessories, Electric Speed Controls, Flight Packs and Accessories.
Dionysus Design - Specialized Circuits for Micro R/C Helicopters; TREC (tail rotor electronic controller) ESC, Servo Rate Reducer, Servo Reverser, Glitch Reducer, LED lights, Accessories, Serial Converter and more.
, Diversity Model Aircraft/Steve Belknap, Electric powered R/C Airplanes, Zapped Batteries, Sport Batteries and Other Electric Flight Related Goods including the Skat, Flea, Mad Dog, Butterfly and Dragonfly. Li-Saver for non-Li-Po aware ESCs. Also has a FREE online motor calculator for figuring motor, battery, prop combinations. It's called P-calc
Dynaflite - All-wood kits for all fliers. Slow-flying trainers to IMAA-legal giants. The Piece-o-Cake & Butterfly make excellent electric flight conversions & trainers. Piece-O-Cake & 99" Butterfly MkII - both make excellent flying beginner's planes. The Piece-O-Cake shows the electric installation. Most of the sport-scale models make good electrics, even though they are advertised as glow.
Easy Built Models electric powered R/C craftsman kits for; Taylorcraft, Stinson Voyager, Fairchild Ranger, Easy E - Trainer, Bebe Jodel, Pober Pixie, Pilatus Porter, Waco "E", Spacewalker, Super Soarer. Over 160 kits to choose from.
Electric Aero Modeling USA with the most specialized and current resources for the electric R/C aviation enthusiast. They have education and information and latest in kits and accessories . EAM was established by electric flyers. Their storefront in Lewisville,TX Li-Poly cells are available here.
The Electric Jet Factory offers electric conversions and imports the leading electric jet techologies. The Electric Ducted Fans and Electric Prop Jets use a wide variety of products ranging from standard low cost motors and battery packs to the advanced cost of brushless. Planes inc. = Combat Models Inc. scale Jets A-10, F-15 and F-16N along with Aero Model Design semi-scale slope planes F-16, SU-27, A-4, F-4 and F-14.†They import from Offshore Electronic in Germany and include the Cessna Citation, Rafale M, MIG-15, He-162, F-14, F-16, MIG-31, P-80, F-4, Vampire and Eurofighter, designed for the Mini Fan 480 EDF unit.
ElectroDynamics - Home of "No-Hassle" R/C Products RC Connectors and Batteries, NiCad Battery Tester, Glow Drivers, Battery Monitor, Pro Servo Reverser, Servo-ciser, Other COOL stuff and a Tip of the month.
Electronix Express, 365 Blair Road, Avenel, NJ 07001; Tel. 908-381-8020, FAX: 908-381-1572 e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org === basic electronic components, tools, power supplies and test equipment. A free illustrated catalog is available.
Fancy Foam Models features Lightweight RC foam versions of the Edge 540, Cap 232, and Extra 300L. Most Fancy Foam Models weigh around 12.5 oz., ready to fly! Flight times range from 12 to 24 minutes (with the Himax brushless motor), depending on throttle management. With the light wing loading and the extreme control throws, these little aerobats will sharpen your skills like no other plane. Batteries, motors and speed controls also available.
Carl Goldberg Models, Inc. - Kits and ARFsthat can be converted as well as electric ARFs, supplier of the best CA, in IMHO. Hope of the electric ARFs; Eagle 400 Tiger 400 & old-timer ARF Lightnin' Bug for Speed 400 and a lot more suitable for electric power.
Hilltop BattlePack Batteries (AKA Robotic Power Solutions)offer the Gold Peak, Intellect, SAFT and Sanyo NIMH cells and packs. Sanyo NICAD cells and packs. Astroflight Supplier for chargers, power supplies and motors. Lithium Polymer line includes Poly RC, Apex and Thunder Power Batteries. Orion and SMC IB4200SHV. Power-Sonic and CNC Machine Batteries All new Thunder Power Extreme LiPoly Batteries Zapping FREE if requested.
Hobby Club is a supplier of Slow Flyers, Gliders, R/C aircraft, R/C Electric, Free Flight, Old-Timers, C02 powered planes and helicopters. They carry Puma and Taipan props, and all of the major brands of radios, including the tiny Ceto, as well as Voltz servos. Actro-Kohler motors.
Hobby Express, formerly Hobby Lobby International, Inc., is a major supplier of electric powered airplane kits, motors, gearboxes, props and more! Check out the offerings and subscribe to their catalog.
Hobby People/(formerly Hobby Shack) has been a supplier of R/C equipment for many years. They have several stores and advertise in the modeling magazines. Many of the items they sell are related to electric flight. Their site had a HUGE on-line catalog and is well set up and easy to navigate. While visiting their site, you might want to check out their prices and subscribe to their catalogs.
HobbyZone is the supplier of the Aerobird Challenger, Firebird Outlaw, Firebird II, Firebird IIST, Firebird Commander, Fighterbird and Sky Surfer. Carry E-flite, Hangar 9, HobbyZone, ParkZone, T-Rex, and Venom products.
Landing Products, P.O. Box 938, Knights Landing, CA 95645 --- Maker of APC props. Now, Order Factory Direct from Landing Products!, All Propellers IN STOCK!, Next Day Air Available 1-530-661-0399 (6:00 AM - 2:00 PM PST) Landing Products, 1222 Harter AVe., Wooland, CA 95776
LASER ARTS (AKA Mountain Models 445 East Cheyenne Mountian Blvd., Suite C112, Colorado Springs, CO 80906, (719) 576-7379 --- The magic of the Laser is now available to scratch builders. Custom balsa, plywood, basswood, and plastic parts cut for Model Aircraft builders. LASER ARTS is a service run by a model builder for model builders. The excellent Mountain Model kits are available here.
Micro-Mark is the small tools specialists! Micro-Mark is THE mail-order source for hard-to-find tools and supplies for hobby, professional and educational model building. Hundreds of items to aid in building.
MODEL AIRPLANE ENGINEERING is the home of the Nemesis 3D-II parkflyer. It is a simple yet sophisticated confined-area, highly maneuverable parkflyer. Suitable for both indoor and outdoor flying, the N3D-II is not a beginner's plane but is suitable for intermediate to advanced flyers. MODEL AIRPLANE ENGINEERING, 5001 Bainbridge Court, Lilburn, GA 30047-7306 Phone: 770-925-8326
MotoCalc by Capable Computing, Inc., (Stefan Vorkoetter) is a program for predicting the performance of an electric model aircraft power system, based on the characteristics of the motor, battery, gearbox, propeller, and speed control. You can specify a range for the number of cells, gear ratio, propeller diameter, and propeller pitch, and MotoCalc will produce a table of predictions for each combination. The program manual can be previewed at this site. He also has some construction articles on various electronics projects for e-power.
Ornithopter Zone< - Fly with Flapping Wings! An ornithopter is a machine that flies by flapping its wings. It flies just like a real bird or insect. It's amazing, but these machines really fly just by flapping their wings! At this web site, you'll find much more information on these fascinating aircraft. There is info about these flying machines and an online store to purchase.
Profili 2 is an airfoil creation application. With this software you can create new airfoils, analyze the airfoil aerodynamic, draw, plot or print all the ribs for a trapezoidal or elliptical wing or the foam cutting templates. Many new helpful programs added to aid in aircraft design.
Quiet & Electric Flight International magazine is devoted to e-power. Electric Flight International! - articles from all over the world on e-power. Friends Martin Irvine (Canada) & Dave Durnford (GB) write for this publication. Available in the US, check the site for details.
RBC Kits/Rob Bulk, of the Netherlands, has some very nice looking CNC kits. He also does CNC cutting jobs for other kit producers and even for private persons. (scan the drawing, cut out the parts) RBC kits are offered online.
RTL Fasteners/Rich Bastone, Chesapeake, VA., RTL FASTENERS is a small mail order business that specializes in offering model building fasteners at fair prices and logical quantities. Products can be ordered from my secure on-line store. (a catalog is also available) phone 1-800-239-6010 Email: email@example.com
Sig Manufacturing Co., Inc., Orders (800) 247-5008 --- Great balsa wood in all grades/weights, kits, radios, general modeling supplies ==== Sig Wonder makes an exciting electric!!! Kadet Senior, Seniorita and LT-25 are great E-trainers! You can check out the plane kit specs w/pictures and wood sizes on-line by visiting their site. They also have planes designed especially for epower.
Sirius Electronics/Don McGlauflin, has the SIRIUS CHARGE Pro Series High Performance Fast Charger for aircraft Radio Control systems & the New! SuperTest Precision Battery Tester/Analyzer for NiCd and NiMh batteries. The Sirius Charge Pro was formerly an ACE product and is much better than the new ACE/Thunder Tiger product. Visit the site to find out why.
SR Batteries is MORE THAN BATTERIES, they have a full line; motors, radios, planes, etc., supplier. Home of the best kits on the market; X250, Cutie, Bantam Monoplane and biplanes and more!
Stevens Aero Model, Great Scale, Sport, Indoor & backyard flier kits. 3 different CAP 232 sizes including one with 550 sq.in. as well as one for GWS system. Also E-flight accessories, Micro Heli Products (Feda / Century / GWS), tools and model supplies.
T&J Models, Jim Young, his fantastic kits are available here for the Hughes H-1 Racer, de Havilland D.H.-88 Comet, 1/12 Scale Waco YMF-5, 1/6 Scale Wedell-Williams Model 44, 1/6 Scale LTR-14 Turner Special, 1/8 Scale Waco YMF-5, and Gloster Meteor T.7. Soon to be available, MiG-17 EDF, 28" span.
Tower Hobbies site is jampacked with other great sites to visit, as well as information on the products they sell. This is a great starting point for surfing for info on R/C hobby interests!
Vinyl Graphics by Greg/Greg Judy produces Vinyl Graphics to decorate and accent your latest creation. You can make your model look sharper with custom cut decals. Greg is a long time modeler and does a great job!
West Mountain Radio has a lot of useful electronic supplies and gear for the person into electric flight. They have a Computerized Battery Analyzer know as the CBA, Anderson Power Poles (APP connectors) and the crimping tool for APP connectors.