Flite Test: Aviation - RC Planes - Multirotors (general)

YouTube engineer Tom Stanton joins James for the Flite Test Podcast this week. Tom's channel is crammed full of great projects ranging from VTOL aircraft to mighty wooden trebuchets. On this edition of the podcast, you can expect to hear about many of these experiments along with how it is to study aerospace engineering at college level. 

Direct download: Tom_Stanton_Podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:57am EDT

On todays episode Ian catches up with Onigiri and KevnFpv to see what they are up to with their worldwide ROADTRIP! 

 

 
 
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Catch ya next time, Deuces!
Direct download: 18-05-31_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:08pm EDT

On todays episode of the Podcast, we catch up with the CEO and Co-Founder of Skydio, to talk about the R1, future plans and what autonomy might look like in the future!

 

 
 
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Till next time! Deuces!
Direct download: 18-05-10_FT_Podcast_Audio_-_Skydio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:43am EDT

On todays episode we catch up with the UND RC Club about their trip to the Inter-Collegiate Drone Racing National Championships and the journey of how they got their!

 

 
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Deuces!
Direct download: 18-04-20_FT_Audio_Podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:23pm EDT

Today we catch up with our latest hire Andrew, who is one of our new Video Producers here at FT!  

 
 
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See ya next time!
Deuces
Direct download: 18-04-6_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:24pm EDT

Alex and Austin catch up with our good friend Trent Siggard who now works for Cub Crafters!  

 

 
 
 
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Catch yall next time! 

Deuces!
Direct download: 18-03-22_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:05pm EDT

On todays podcast we sit down with Alex Zvada and SKITZO (Aka - Jon davis) about How he got into the RC scene and what he does when he is NOT freestylin quads!

 

SKITZO's Channel - https://goo.gl/yFVVbp
 
 
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Deuces!
Direct download: 18-03-02_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:11pm EDT

ON todays podcast, we catch up with Matt here at FT about Local, Regional and National level Drone Racing! 

 

 
Quad Racing Group of Ohio - https://www.qrgohio.com/about-qrgo.html
 
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See ya next time!
Deuces!
Direct download: 18-02-23_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:36pm EDT

On todays episode We catch up with Mr. Steele and what he has been up to lately with Kwad Share, YOUTUBE and even Skateboarding! 

 

 
 
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Deuces! 
Direct download: 18-02-15_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:52am EDT

On todays Episode Josh Bixler and Austin Furey UPDATE us on everything about the new FLITE TEST DESTINATION LOCATION as well as an awesome Crowd Fund Campaign that is coming out this MONDAY to drive that location forward!!

 
 
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Deuces!
Direct download: 18-02-01_Flite_Test_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:52pm EDT

On todays episode Josh and Austin catch up with Flite Test Founder Chad Kapper on what 2018 might hold for him and his endeavors!

 
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Deuces!
Direct download: 18-01-25_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:37pm EDT

On todays episode we catch up with our new friend Creighton King who just so happens to be a Flying Cowboy and a new entrepreneur!!

Free freight on GripLockTies with code “FLITE TEST”

Creightons Business - www.GripLockTies.com
Mark and Mike's Business - www.BestTugs.com
Creightons Race stuff - http://airrace1.com/
HOT SAUCE - https://www.amazon.com/Heck-Sauce-Extreme-Original-Ounce/dp/B077SVJM9Z/ref=sr_1_1_a_it?ie=UTF8&qid=1515159676&sr=8-1&keywords=heck%2Bsauce&th=1

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See ya guys next time
Deuces!

Direct download: 18-01-18_FT_Audio_.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:19pm EDT

On todays episode, Alex and Josh catch up with our favorite SWEDE to discuss everything from ROCKET KNIFE to REGULAR LIFE!

 
 
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Deuces!
Direct download: 18-01-09_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:47pm EDT

On todays episode Alex and Austin catch up with our favorite RC Made Scientists Peter Sripol on everything from life as a Youtuber to all his crazy flight projects!!  

 
PETER's Channel - https://goo.gl/RMQJuN
 
 
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Check us out on Youtube as well for all our other crazy content!
https://www.youtube.com/user/flitetest


See ya guys next time!
Deuces!
Direct download: 18-01-04_Peter_Sripol_M_P_4_Stefan_use_this_one.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:13pm EDT

On todays episode we catch up with our long time friend and colleague BOB PARMALEE on his life in aviation, how he came to FT and much much more!

 

 
 
 
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Deuces!
Direct download: 17-12-21_FT_PODCAST_audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:39pm EDT

On todays episode we catch up with the 2-time world DRL champion Jordan Temkin about DRL, business and future endeavors!! 

 

 
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Deuces!
Direct download: 17-12-14_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:33pm EDT

MORE INFO: https://www.flitetest.com/Spektrum-IX12
We got a chance to sit down with Steve Petrotto, Senior Brand Manager for Spektrum and Blade at Horizon Hobby. We wanted to dive a little deeper into the brand new Spektrum IX12 transmitter and talk about it's features and integrations. We are going to be shooting some video content with Steve very soon, so if you have questions about the transmitter we didn't cover or if there is some features you would like to see used on camera, leave us a comment below. 



Direct download: Spektrum_Podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:32pm EDT

On todays Episode Josh and Alex join us to debate the AGE OLD QUESTION... which is better... AIRPLANES or DRONES?! 

 
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Deuces
Direct download: 17-11-30_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:42pm EDT

On todays episode we catch up with one of our DEAR FRIENDS Tucker Gott on all the amazing things he has been doing... Icarus Trophy, Paradigm and LOTS lots more! 

Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Aviator PPG: http://www.aviatorppg.com/

Tuckers Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/J3Cub2009
Icarus: https://www.icarustrophy.com/blog/2017/10/19/gallery-finish-line-icarus-trophy-2017

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We will see you all next time!
Deuces!

Direct download: 17-11-22_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:25pm EDT

On todays episode we hang out with Josh and Alex to go through and answer some of the BURNING questions from the community as well as showcase some awesome community members!

Plans for free without Build Video...Let us know yay or nay here! -> http://forum.flitetest.com/showthread.php?37486-FREE-PLANS-WITHOUT-BUILD-VIDEOS-!-!&p=372785#post372785

 
 
Direct download: 17-10-26_Ft_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:39pm EDT

On todays episode of the podcast, Josh and Alex join us to chat about our AWESOME experience at the Red Bull Air Races and how CRAZY good those pilots REALLY ARE! ;)

 

 
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We will see you guys next time!
Deuces!
Direct download: 17-10-19_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:51am EDT

On todays episode we get to catch up with Josh and Austin about some community questions, new Flite Fest details(giveaways) and some AWESOME new developments from some great community members!

Have a Positive Impact opportunity with Military or others and need to get a hold of me...Email me at: Stefan@flitetest.com

 
 
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Deuces!
Direct download: 17-10-12_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:34am EDT

On todays episode we talk with Josh and Alex about their trip to Arizona hanging with Kirby chambliss from Red Bull as well as some updates on FLITE FEST, RedBull Air races and much more!

Free Video Editing Software! -VSDC: http://www.videosoftdev.com/
SPECIAL FT coupon code: flite_testVSDC - 30% off the PRO version!

FLITE FEST - http://www.flitefest.com/ff-south-register/
 
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Deuces!
Direct download: 17-10-04_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:50am EDT

On todays episode we catch up with one of our NEWEST hires, MATT and best friend IAN about their time here at Flite Test, Friendship and their CROSS COUNTRY road trip to DRONE NATIONALS in RENO!!

Lens Rentals: https://www.lensrentals.com/?source=pepperjam&publisherId=161449&clickId=2059447985
Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Flite Fest: http://www.flitefest.com/
Cleveland Quad Squad: https://www.facebook.com/CQSFPV/

 

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Check us out on Youtube too, we do 4-5 crazy videos a week! - https://www.youtube.com/user/flitetest

Direct download: 17-09-27_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:20pm EDT

On todays Episode we sit down with Jesse Perkins from Tiny Whoop and talk about ANYTHING and EVERYTHING WHOOP!  We also chat about WHATS NEXT for the guys at Tiny Whoop and how excited they are to continue the Whoop Movement! 

Lens Rentals:https://www.lensrentals.com/?source=pepperjam&publisherId=161449&clickId=2059447985
Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Flite Fest: http://www.flitefest.com/
TINYWHOOP! - https://www.tinywhoop.com/
CRASH HANCOCK - https://www.facebook.com/michael.crash.hancock

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Thanks for Listening and Watching and we will see you all next time!

Deuces!!

Direct download: 17-09-21_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:37pm EDT

On todays episode Josh and alex discuss CRAZY BUILDS and some awesome new FLITE TEST cooperative opportunities!! 

Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
LENS RENTALS: https://www.lensrentals.com/?source=pepperjam&publisherId=161449&clickId=2059447985

Camera Tail Mounts:

Hyperion mount: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2535842 

General Mount: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2535945

 

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Deuces!

Direct download: 17-09-14_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:10pm EDT

On todays episode we have Josh and TJ on to answer all of your questions and hopefully give you some insight on some new initiatives from FT! 

Hurricane Relief: https://ghcf.org/hurricane-relief/

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Deuces!

Direct download: 17-09-07_FT_Podcast_Audio.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:49am EDT

On todays episode Josh and Alex catch up with Eric Farewell from Aviator PPG about Paramotors, Business and what Aviation has meant to him and his family through his life!

Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Flite Fest: https://www.flitefest.com/
Aviator PPG: http://www.aviatorppg.com/

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Deuces!

Direct download: Eric_Farewell_FTP.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:41pm EDT

LENSRENTALS LINK: https://www.lensrentals.com/?source=pepperjam&publisherId=161449&clickId=2059447985

In this episode of the podcast Josh and Austin join us to chat about the new DESTINATION LOCATION as well as other NEW and exciting initiatives that are making the hobby THAT much more accessible! 

Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Amain Hobbies: https://www.amainhobbies.com/
Great Hobbies: http://www.greathobbies.com/
 

FT DESTINATION LOCATION FORUM THREAD: http://forum.flitetest.com/showthread.php?36564-Flite-Test-Destination-Location-Comments-Questions-Ideas-Etc!

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Thanks for watching/listening and we will catch you guys next time! Deuces!

Direct download: FTP-171.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:41pm EDT

On todays episode of the FT podcast, Stefan and Austin catch up with TRENT PALMER from Copter kids about his crazy journey from Drones to Bush Plane flying and everything else in between!

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Thanks for listening and watching and we will see you all next time!

Direct download: FTP_170.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:03pm EDT

Today on the podcast Austin, Alex and Josh B. talk with us about their awesome experiences at EAA Airventure-Oshkosh and what the differences were between THIS year and LAST year!

 

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Direct download: FTP_169.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:26pm EDT

Today on the FT Podcast we sit down with Josh and Alex to discuss all the crazy happenings at this years Flite Fest East 2017, Josh’s Pietenpol update as well as remembering a community member who touched the hearts and lives of many, Project Blue falcon!

01:10 Flite Fest
15:25 Aviator PPG
24:45 Pietenpol update
33:50 Flite Fest Wrap-up
37:05 Remembering Project Blue Falcon

Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Flite Fest: http://www.flitefest.com/

Aviator PPG: https://goo.gl/vN5gMu
PPG Documentary:
Pietenpol video: https://goo.gl/YqtEqB
Project Blue Falcon: https://goo.gl/UPN5fN
Project Blue Falcon Gofundme: https://goo.gl/rkxcCE

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DEUCES!

Direct download: FTP_168.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:49pm EDT

On today's episode we have JOSH and JOSH back on the show to answer some of your questions as well as catch up with Josh Scott on what is happening with his Memoirs of WWII efforts!

Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Flite Fest: http://www.flitefest.com/

Memoirs of WWII - https://goo.gl/dWYSsk
Memoirs of WWII Contact - memoirs.of.wwii@gmail.com

0:05 Intro
2:35 Kites
8:00 Q&A
24:30 Veterans Stories

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Deuces!

Direct download: FTP_167.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:38pm EDT

On todays episode we talk with Josh and Alex about their experiences with the LIFTOFF drone simulator and what SIMULATORS can do for pilots across the hobby!

Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Flite Fest: https://www.flitefest.com/

LIFTOFF SIM: https://goo.gl/zAbqcU
FT FORUM mentor thread: https://goo.gl/KBE19q

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Deuces!!

Direct download: FTP_166.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:14pm EDT

Today on the podcast Alex and Austin give us an UPDATE on FLITE FEST EAST, the REDBULL FLUGTAG build with the WINNERS of the FT STEM Design challenge and FT FLOATS!!

Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Flite Fest: https://www.flitefest.com/
Flite Fest Vid - https://goo.gl/XTPnHE

FT GREMLIN: https://goo.gl/ThRrgB
Giant Quad: https://goo.gl/iabgq9
Redbull Flugtag: https://goo.gl/Twp232
COFFEE FOOL: https://www.coffeefool.com/

Direct download: FTP_165.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:07pm EDT

Today we talk with Josh and Austin about their trip to Horizon hobby, NEW Gremlin frames and the much anticipated FT SIMPLE CUB announcement!

Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Flite Fest: https://www.flitefest.com/

Horizon Hobby: https://www.horizonhobby.com/
FT Simple Cub Vlog: https://goo.gl/QotjtT
DIY GREMLIN Forum: https://goo.gl/B9Y3Cx
Micro Balsa FT Cruiser: https://goo.gl/SWmKv4

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Deuces!

Direct download: FTP_164.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:19pm EDT

On todays episode we get Alex and Tj to talk with us about NEW Planes, Projects, People and Partnerships!!!

Flite Test: https://www.flitetest.com/
FT Store: https://store.flitetest.com/
Flite Fest: https://www.flitefest.com/
Flite Fest Volunteers form: https://goo.gl/qVwoB8


Andreas P-38: https://goo.gl/sKCCAq
Motion RC: https://www.motionrc.com/
T motor: https://goo.gl/yPqDjl
AXIEL Racing: https://goo.gl/YwLv7c
FT Forums: forum.flitetest.com

Direct download: FTP_163.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:19am EDT

On today's episode Alex and Jeremy tell us about their experience with a man named Bill Woodall who interestingly enough BUILT a WWI Sopwith Triplane from SCRATCH... IN HIS HOUSE!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
FT Store: https://goo.gl/g4MT9Y
Flite Fest: https://goo.gl/bf5Prz

Sparkle Pony Band: https://goo.gl/lZHrNs


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Till next time...
Deuces!

Direct download: FTP_162.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:47pm EDT

On todays episode Josh and Austin take you on a journey from Flite Test beginnings all the way to today with 700K!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU
Liberty Foundation: https://goo.gl/sC9EWW

 

Direct download: FTP_161.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:40pm EDT

Todays episode takes you on a journey through some NEW and exciting stuff as Josh and TJ join Stefan to talk a bit about NEW products, NEW episodes and some NEW initiatives!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU
FT Groups: https://goo.gl/6Moi72

 

Direct download: FTP_160.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:30pm EDT

On todays episode TJ, Austin and Stefan chat about MICRO BRUSHLESS QUADS and how the industry is growing rapidly!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU
FT GREMLIN Power Pack: https://goo.gl/Yny0DV
Baby Hawk: https://goo.gl/yTpCbJ
Torrent 110: https://goo.gl/KHe6pU

Red Bull Flugtag: https://goo.gl/DWfOcy
Community showcase: https://goo.gl/YqrcOj

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Deuces!

Direct download: FTP_159.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:23pm EDT

On todays episode we get a chance to catch up with a few of our NEW employees Jordan and Ian on their journey to FT as well as THEIR FIRST TAKE on little thing we like to call... FLITE FEST!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU
Flite Fest: https://goo.gl/bf5Prz

Velocidrone Simulator: https://goo.gl/BtcYAX
DRL Simulator Download: https://goo.gl/6dgkgg

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Direct download: Podcast_158.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:31pm EDT

We take a Behind The Scenes look at making Flite Test videos. Learn about what goes into making a Flite Test episode, get to know the men behind the camera, and a look at some of their outside projects.

Christian's Demo Reel: https://vimeo.com/151349485

Find out more about Contract: Redemption and watch the trailer: http://www.jeremyandrewdavis.com/
To get updates like and 'get notifications': https://www.facebook.com/ContractRede...

Jeremy's Airplane Restoration Video: https://vimeo.com/192259588

Jeremy's first Flite Test episode - Multirotor Movie Making: https://youtu.be/e6Z9LvV7KdY

Sam and Niko: https://www.youtube.com/user/samandniko
Corridor Digital: https://www.youtube.com/user/Corridor...

Film Riot: https://www.youtube.com/user/filmriot

Knop Top: https://www.youtube.com/user/Knoptop

Direct download: FTP_157.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:21pm EDT

On todays podcast we get together with Austin and Alex to get an in depth look at WHAT a Part 107 certification is and what you need to do to obtain one as well the NEW RTF/MADE TO SPEC Spartan quads on our store!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU
Build to Spec quad: https://goo.gl/gS7TKV:
FAA Website: https://goo.gl/hFDtVF
AMA Website: https://goo.gl/8rCoRm

Part 107 Study Links below:
Remote pilot 101: https://goo.gl/Jnj1yB
3DR practice test: https://goo.gl/elhkIO
Tony and chelsea Northrup study guide: https://goo.gl/YYdSoe

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Direct download: FTP_156.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:17pm EDT

On today's episode we touch base with Josh and Josh about some new SPEKTRUM news as well as we go CALIFORNIA DREAMIN FLITE FEST style!!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
Flite Fest: https://goo.gl/bf5Prz
FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU
FT Forum: https://goo.gl/rHS4l6
FT Articles: https://goo.gl/6KEvDw
Mini Speedster: https://goo.gl/Y2911J


1:00 Community Q&A
26:05 Flite Fest West
28:54 Spektrum Collaboration
34:05 Mini Speedster Bi-plane!

Direct download: FTP_155.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:30pm EDT

On today's episode we have Josh and Josh discuss NASA's Model airplane sub scale research lab, a GIANT RACE quad and they even answer your FT community questions!!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU
Flite Fest: https://goo.gl/bf5Prz
Nasa Lab: https://goo.gl/3Wx0yM
Giant Race Quad: https://goo.gl/mR1vm8
Mig 3 episode: https://goo.gl/M9y746

1:15 Community Q&A
21:35 Giant Race Quad
26:45 Mig 3 recap
31:45 Nasa Models!
38:40 Dadventure community showcase!

Direct download: FTP_154.mp3
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Thanks to AUDIBLE for sponsoring this Podcast!

Free download! - http://www.audible.com/flitetest

 

Today we have a few special guests on the show:  Mike Finley from the community cast and Chris Roncaglion from the RC AfterHour's crew!  We touch base with both of them about their recent endeavors with their respective podcasts as well as do some good old Reminiscing from years past!

 

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ

FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU

FT Forum: https://goo.gl/zNB4Lo

Flite Fest: https://goo.gl/bf5Prz

FT STEM: https://goo.gl/u3OCHL

Donors Choice: https://goo.gl/uRp2VZ

 

BUILD NIGHT promo video: https://goo.gl/Z27nfP 

Community Cast FACEBOOK: https://goo.gl/3tmBv7

Community Cast YOUTUBE: https://goo.gl/Wng2bb

Community Cast ITUNES: https://goo.gl/UDBeXi

Community Cast PODBEAN: https://goo.gl/XbCkAI

 

RC Afterhours Site: https://goo.gl/qwnfWR

RC Afterhours Youtube: https://goo.gl/ucFrad

RC Afterhours ITUNES: https://goo.gl/kv8HNj

RC Afterhours Twitter: https://goo.gl/ieIIbo 

Direct download: FTP153.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:24pm EDT

Thanks to AUDIBLE for sponsoring this Podcast!

Free download! - http://www.audible.com/flitetest

 

Today we have a few special guests on the show:  Mike Finley from the community cast and Chris Roncaglion from the RC AfterHour's crew!  We touch base with both of them about their recent endeavors with their respective podcasts as well as do some good old reminiscing from years past!

 

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ

FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU

FT Forum: https://goo.gl/zNB4Lo

Flite Fest: https://goo.gl/bf5Prz

FT STEM: https://goo.gl/u3OCHL

Donors Choice: https://goo.gl/uRp2VZ

 

BUILD NIGHT promo video: https://goo.gl/Z27nfP 

Community Cast FACEBOOK: https://goo.gl/3tmBv7

Community Cast YOUTUBE: https://goo.gl/Wng2bb

Community Cast ITUNES: https://goo.gl/UDBeXi

Community Cast PODBEAN: https://goo.gl/XbCkAI

 

RC Afterhours Site: https://goo.gl/qwnfWR

RC Afterhours Youtube: https://goo.gl/ucFrad

RC Afterhours ITUNES: https://goo.gl/kv8HNj

RC Afterhours Twitter: https://goo.gl/ieIIbo

Direct download: FTP_153.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:14pm EDT

This week we get to hear from Josh and Josh about our NEW community collaboration release with NerdNic, Stem Schools as well as a HUGE glider!!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU
NerdNic: https://goo.gl/pzvZRD
FT Stem: https://goo.gl/u3OCHL
FT Stem Application: https://goo.gl/NvIXR4
Donors Choose: https://goo.gl/uRp2VZ
Huge Glider(Planiac01): https://goo.gl/laAM8K
Love is RED: https://goo.gl/EuJkaQ
Foam Test: https://goo.gl/c2SCpr
NEFF: https://goo.gl/UYHCbh

1:13 - Mig 3
8:00 - 3D printed parts
10:52 - Stem Schools
18:30 - Love is RED
26:30 - Huge Glider(Planiac01)
34:45 - Q&A segment

Direct download: FTP_152.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:05pm EDT

Special guest Brendan Schulman,Vice President of Policy and Legal affairs at DJI joins the Afterhours crew for the last FT Afterhours podcast. Brendan weighs in on the new implemented rules and regs for Canada. listen in to find out what the Afterhours guys have up there sleeve for the Future. Thanks for listening

Direct download: FTP150.mp3
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Today we get to catch up with JOSH and JEN Bixler and get a sneak peak into the early days of Flite Test as well as Josh's take on the Florida trip PART 2!

 

Flite Test - https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ

Flite Test Store - https://goo.gl/g4MT9Y

Aviator PPG - https://goo.gl/JrXWfT

NERDNIC! - https://goo.gl/pzvZRD

Bob's Walk-around! - https://goo.gl/pdIFbm

 

Don’t forget to Subscribe ;) Thanks for listening!

Direct download: FTP_150.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:16pm EDT

Today we take a stroll down Easterday Lane with one of our newest FT members Megan Easterday! This episode gives us an inside look on her background in aviation, how she got involved with Flite test as well as HOW to write an FT article!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
FT Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU
FT Articles: https://goo.gl/wV97cG

Direct download: FTP_149.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:21pm EDT

Big FT Afterhours show with Chris,Mike,Andre and David.We were all over the map from fire breathing drones,high performance wings to pink F-18 hornets. Thanks for listening

Direct download: FTP148.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:45pm EDT

Tune in this week to here Josh and Josh talk us through the new UPS DRONE delivery system, Emax's new MICRO Motors as well as some new Micro quad designs!

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/bf5Prz
Flite Test Store: https://goo.gl/I40mCU
UPS Drone Delivery article: https://goo.gl/8EpgFu
Aviator PPG: https://goo.gl/JrXWfT
EMAX micro power pack: https://goo.gl/elUJsF
C-17 Globemaster Build Thread: https://goo.gl/WAMEuy
Emax Red Bottom Motors: https://goo.gl/APJ3SI

Direct download: FTP147.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:15pm EDT

Chris and Andre join guest Stuart Warne from Hobbyking for a Behind the scenes reveal of a new high performance FPV wing. Afterwards he shares some stories from his 6 years with HK and lets us in on what the future might hold. Thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP146.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:54pm EDT

In this weeks episode we talk with Austin and Josh B. about some new and exciting product reviews, the RED BULL Flugtag Pittsburgh and a STEM SCOUTS group who threw a twist on the Tiny Trainer!!

Flite Test- https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
Flite Test Store- https://goo.gl/I40mCU
RotorX Atom V3 - https://goo.gl/t4NzhD
Redbull Flugtag Pittsburgh - https://goo.gl/HfuHjd
Flugtag Boston FT Flight - https://goo.gl/zcDQ5j
FT Stem - https://goo.gl/3LpobS
FT Stem Scouts - https://goo.gl/Ktfu9Q
Tiny Trainer Mod (Sheppo) - https://goo.gl/q9g5rv

Direct download: FTP_145.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:56pm EDT

Chris,MIke and Andre have guests Pat and Scott to discuss there annual adventure to the Swap shop. Andre fills us in on the actual flying of the 3D Labs printed spitfire. The ended of the show we give Pat and Scott there first FPV flying experience. Thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP144.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:22pm EDT

In today's podcast we catch up with Josh and Josh to talk about relationships, an amazing "Toothless" scratch build and even a LIVE Q&A!

Flite Test - https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ
Store website - https://goo.gl/I40mCU
Pietenpol Video - https://goo.gl/oQ0xfp
Pietenpol Build - https://goo.gl/SzcYNr
Toothless Article - https://goo.gl/qIOpSk
Toothless Build - https://goo.gl/1vTZXW
Convergence Vtol - https://goo.gl/IFdxRu

Direct download: FTP_143.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:34pm EDT

Today on the Video Podcast we connect with Alex and Josh B. to discuss their eventful Florida trip, World War Veterans, 3D printed Mavic's and the Re-released GoPro Karma!

 

Flite Test: https://goo.gl/xDfzaQ

Flite Test Store:  https://goo.gl/g4MT9Y

Amimon Connex Falcor: https://goo.gl/84ktPe

Aviator PPG: https://goo.gl/CH51go

Somme 100 (World War Veterans): https://goo.gl/jfTh7D

3D printed Mavic: https://goo.gl/MCO38m

DIYRC Website: https://goo.gl/pSDCW0

GoPro Karma article: https://goo.gl/gToR6T

GoPro Website: https://goo.gl/eVr7SD

Direct download: FTP142.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:30pm EDT

In this FT Afterhours episode Chris,Mike and Andre have friend of the show Paul Jennings on to talk about his first experiences with a HI-Start and also how flying RC airplanes helped him transition over to get his private pilots license. Next up we have one of our favorite guests Stuart Warne from Hobbyking to talk about some of their exciting new products coming very soon. Thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP141.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:02pm EDT

In this weeks episode Austin and Josh Scott join us to chat about the new Riot 250 quad from Thrust UAV, MicroVector system,  disappearing phantoms and even LED racing hoops!!

NOTES: http://flitetest.com/articles/microvector-riot-250-and-phantoms-ftp140

SITE: http://flitetest.com/

STORE: https://store.flitetest.com/

FORUM: http://forum.flitetest.com/forum.php/

 

Direct download: FTP140_Podcast.mp3
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At Flite Test we love to create content that’s newer and better for our wonderful community. With that in mind, we decided we wanted to take our podcasts to the next level, so we’ve added VIDEO! Join us every Thursday for new podcasts as host, Stefan, talks about what’s going on at Flite Test, RC news, general aviation and more!

This week Stefan the Joshes chat about Flite Fest West, automated test stands for brushless motors, the Vortex 150, full-scale planes and the brand new FT Pietenpol. 

Show notes Link: http://flitetest.com/articles/our-first-video-podcast

 

Direct download: FTP139.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:07pm EDT

The Afterhours guys are trying to get out of the winter time blues and get some motivation to get out and fly. Surprisingly after the holidays there were some new products getting ready to hit the market. Thanks for listening

Direct download: FTP138.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:29pm EDT

The first podcast of the new year brings Chris,Mike,Andre and David from FTAfterhours back for a fun, crazy,no agenda, bench flying session that is sure to give you some laughs. Thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP137.mp3
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2016 is almost over and the Afterhours crew throw out the last one for the year. Chris,Mike and Andre have friend of the show Patrick Hines joins us ,as he drove head first into this 3D airplane printing. We learn from Patrick some of the trials and tribulations to this new concept. next we discuss some of the highs and lows of 2016 and what we might buy someone for Christmas,RC related of course. Thanks for listening. 

Direct download: FTP136.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:00pm EDT

FTAfterhours own Chris,Mike and Andre discuss the differences between the Tiny Whoop and the Inductrix FPV. which one would you choose? Other discussions include the Rotor Riot building dive video,3D printed planes and a few funny stories mixed in between. thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP135.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:00am EDT

The Afterhours guys touch on the new Phantom 4 and talk about if its worth upgrading. Special guests Nate and Abby from RCSaylors who are a husband ,wife duo who love to review,crash and bash just about anything RC related on there Youtube channel. Entertaining and fun,go check them out and thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP134.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:44pm EDT

The FTAfterhours guys have a full studio and shared some of there recent flying adventures which always include some sort of failure. We also got our hands on the DJI Mavic Pro thanks to our friend Justin. Listen in to see if it was everything we thought it was or should everyone stick to there trusty Phantom 3 or 4. Thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP133.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:40pm EDT

Austin, Josh, Josh and Alex talk about products we have been testing lately and ultimately how we select which products are a part of our programming!

http://www.flitetest.com/

Direct download: FTP132.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:03pm EDT

Today Josh, Josh, Bob and Mitchell talk about upcoming Part 107 requirements for existing pilots and the STEM challenge Josh issued to the MESA RC Foam Fighters! http://flitetest.com/

Direct download: FTP131.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:20pm EDT

The FTAfterhours guys have special guest Sean Pontzer from Getfpv.com. We find out first hand from Sean the ins and outs of running a successful RC online business. Thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP130.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:47pm EDT

Chris and Andre from FTAfterhours have another bench flying session.listen in to find out the big news from Andre. Tons of new products have been released or on their way soon. We discuss some of the ones that have sparked our interest. Thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP129.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30am EDT

In this episode of the FTAfterhours Chris,David and Andre break down all the fine points of the 2 most anticipated drones just released on the market.

Direct download: FTP128.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:08pm EDT

Direct download: FTP127.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:10am EDT

Special guest Stuart Warne from Hobby King joins the FTAfterhours crew to give us all the details on the new Durafly Excalibur warmliner.

Direct download: FTP126.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:23pm EDT

Chris,Mike and Andre from FTAfterhours sit down and discuss all the good and bad of the new Eflite Timber. Listen in to find out how it stacks up to the rest of the competition. 

Direct download: FTP125.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:47pm EDT

Direct download: FTP124.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:29pm EDT

Josh, Josh, Alex and Bob get together to talk about lots of stuff, including the new video format, the Flite Test Vlog!

Direct download: FTP123.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:23am EDT

Chris and Andre try and catch up with whats going on since there has been hardly any flying since Flitefest. The guys try and answer the number one question "how did you get that shot" with tips on what equipment to use and tips for better video and photos. Andre fills us in on his new habit,flying DLG's and that it doesn't have to cost a fortune to start out. thanks for listening to the FT Afterhours podcast

Direct download: FTP122.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:36pm EDT

We had an awesome time at EAA AirVenture! Josh Scott shares his passion for learning about WWII veterans. 

Direct download: FTP121.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:42pm EDT

Join Chris,Mike and Andre as they ring up David Windestal after his worldly travels. First they get his take on his Flitefest experience,then he shares his crazy experiences of being in the deep dark confines of Chernobyl. Thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP120.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:14pm EDT

Josh Bixler, Josh Scott, Austin Furey and Alex Zvada with another Flite Fest edition of the podcast! 

Direct download: FTP119.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:54pm EDT

Chris,Wayne,Andre and guest host Mike Finley from the FT community podcast share some of there favorite moments from one of the largest RC electric flying events in the world,Flitefest2016.Thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP118.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:55pm EDT

Join Chris,Mike,Andre and David as they break down the good and bad of the new Eflite Radian XL. Find out if the long anticipated big Radian was worth the wait.Chris also gives his thought between the Phantom 3 and 4 after flying them back to back. Is the Phantom 4 worth the money? Andre fills us in on the latest happening for Flitetest 2016. Thanks for listening.

Direct download: FTP117.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:16pm EDT

The crazy Canadian Andre made the long trip from Ottawa to Ohio to join the rest of the FT Afterhours crew for 3 days of non stop flying Shenanigans.From tree dodging  at Wayne's, Tundra flying at Fury field to glider towing at the original FT headquarters.

Direct download: _FTP116.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:27pm EDT

Hosts Chris Roncaglione and Mike Kuhlins talk with RCExplorer founderDavid Windestal about his Mini Tricopter. join in to hear our thoughts as we have put the mini through some serious torture tests.

Direct download: FTP115.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:15pm EDT

Chris,Pat and Andre talk about the new big releases,Quanum follow me drone,Elite Timber,Elite Radian XL and much more. After a couple months of flying the Elite UMX J3 Cub Chris gives us the good and the bad. Thanks for listening

Direct download: FTP114.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:48pm EDT

Join host Chris Roncaglione,Andre Rousseau and David Windestal as they have an epic bench flying session including new RC products,news stories, tricopters, shooting aerial video and much more.

Direct download: FTP113.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:44pm EDT

Scott Zimmerman is the founder of Air Bears which started out as a volunteer search and rescue organization. After a year under his belt Scott fills us in on the trials and tribulations along with some new directions there heading. If this is something you might be interested in go check them out at Airbears.org

Direct download: FTP112.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:33pm EDT

Chris and Mike make the yearly trip to Toledo,Ohio for the Weak Signals RC show and of course there are a few RC flying stories mixed in.

Direct download: FTP111.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:21pm EDT

Finally the FT Afterhours guys get to some long awaited RC crash stories.

Direct download: FTP110.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:19pm EDT

Special guests From RCExplorer.se David Windestal and Rotor Riot's own Chad Nowak join the FTAfterhours in studio. We discuss racing quads and what the future might hold for freestyle pilots plus hear some fantastic full scale gliding stories from Chad. Thanks for listening

Direct download: FTP109.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:03pm EDT

Special guests David Windestal and Adam Drain join us for this unscheduled podcast. We stole David from Chad's basement and took him out flying. Listen in to find out his thoughts on the Flyzone Beaver and the Phantom 3. Adam shares some of his wealth of WWII airplane facts and stories on the B-17. Thanks for listening!

Direct download: FTP108.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:55pm EDT

Today Austin got an opportunity to talk to two FT employees that not a lot of people get to hear from. Jake Marshall and Mitchell Gray join the podcast today to give some background, exciting updates and context for FT STEM - Flite Test's educational curriculum that meets national standards for the classroom and also is a great resource for summer camps, community groups, Boy/Girl Scouts, ROTC programs, church groups, home school groups and really anyone that is trying to transfer STEM skills through scratch build aviation! Find out more at www.ftstem.com

Direct download: FTP107.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:16pm EDT

The Afterhours crew discuss a couple top news stories and a huge list of new flying RC products from the last couple months.

Direct download: FTP106.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:22pm EDT

Josh, Austin, Alex, Peter and Stefan (big group today!) sit down and discuss Flite Fest, the new Drone Racing League and some very cool Flite Test updates!

Direct download: FTP105.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:05am EDT

Join Chris ,Wayne,Andre and Stuart from Hobbyking as they cover every little detail and the development process of the new Durafly Tundra. thanks for listening

Direct download: FTP104.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:38pm EDT

Josh, Josh, Alex, Austin and Peter talk about how Flite Test started and how the business has developed into what it is today! This was a live presentation at the AMA Expo 2016. 

Direct download: FTP1021.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:56pm EDT

Join us for one of our longest podcasts yet. The studio was packed with Chris,Mike,Pat,Scott,Andre and David. We discussed some of the newest flying and non-flying gadgets from the C.E.S. show. Debated some top news stories in the hobby, answered more questions submitted from our listeners and shared some of our favorite real life flying stories. Thanks for listening

Direct download: FTP103.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:02pm EDT

Chris brings in a friend of his Pat Truesdell and with Andre on the line have a Fun bench flying session about what happened in the last month of 2015.

Direct download: FTP102.mp3
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