Category: RC Soaring

Slope Soaring @ Monte Morcia

The four days on the slope of Monte Morcia, next to the well-known Monte Catria, were great fun. Dynamic soaring was typically possible all day, but particularly fun in the morning (before the crowd arrives). Thermaling to the limit of visibility to come down… Continue Reading “Slope Soaring @ Monte Morcia”

Skywalker 3.8 by Baudis / Ballastbox and Spacer

This is just a short post with some resources for the Skywalker 3.8 by Baudis (the smaller version). I have sold mine but thought that some info and 3D files could be interesting for others as well. Let’s start with the plugs for the… Continue Reading “Skywalker 3.8 by Baudis / Ballastbox and Spacer”

FrSky X10(s) Express – Battery upgrade

If you’re interested in upgrading your FrSky Horus X10(s) Express with a 2S 5000 mAh 21700 battery pack and in increasing your radio’s autonomy, read on.

Automatic Flight Timer with OpenTX

With the below setup you can totally forget about switching timers and get accurate air time information at the end of a flight or at the end of a day.

Hiking in Adelboden Day 2 – Bütschi

Bergläger 1491m – Bütschi Wasserfall – Luegli 2138m – Hahnenmoos – Geils – Bergläger 1491m Another sunny day and a blue sky! Today’s hike is going up along the stream of Bütschi to Luegli. Adelboden is a popular skiing destination which in summer turns… Continue Reading “Hiking in Adelboden Day 2 – Bütschi”

Hiking in Adelboden Day 1

This is our second time in Adelboden. In 2017 I was on the Via Alpina route and Philippe joined me for Kandersteg to Adelboden hike. The path from Kandersteg to Adelboden stayed vividly in my head. The steep, rocky Bunderchrinde pass was the scariest… Continue Reading “Hiking in Adelboden Day 1”

VERKAUFT: Mini Vision von Mibo / Rucksack- und Wandermodell

Ein ungewöhnliches Angebot. Das Modell ist auf Leichtigkeit und geschützte Transportfähigkeit im Rucksack, auf Fahrrad, Boot oder Auto ausgelegt. Angebot mit Fernsteuerung und Antriebsakku, programmiert und ausgewogen. Schönes, komplett Flugbereites und gut ausgerüstetes Wander- oder Rucksack Modell in gutem Zustand.

Jedi Lift F3F an der Kante

Summer Action, Switzerland

We had quite some summer activities going in Switzerland as well. Here is a short picture blog entry with a few movies as well…

Create sound (voice) files for OpenTX with MacOS’ Siri in less than 1 minute

If you own an Apple Mac or MacBook and want to create your own quality voice sound files using macOS Siri voices – read on. This is the final product: