Welcome to HCH News

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You have likely just learned that the conventional newsletter for the Holly Cloud Hoppers, the Sliver Lining, will no longer be published and this site, HCH News, will be its replacement. I won’t rehash the details from the Silver Lining … Continue reading

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Electric Powered Flight – Part 4: Who needs a watt meter

By Scott Rhoades and Mike Wizynajtys – Welcome to part four in the series of articles intended to demystify electric flight for the glow guy. First a brief recap of what has been covered in previous sections: Part one  talked … Continue reading

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Electric Powered Flight – Part 3: Understanding the electronic speed control

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By Scott Rhoades and Mike Wizynajtys – Welcome to part three of the electric flight series. For a brief recap of what has been covered so far; part one, talked about amps volts and battery C rating. In part two, the … Continue reading

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Electric Powered Flight – Part 2: Sizing the power system

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By Scott Rhoades and Mike Wizynajtys – Welcome to the second article in the series of de-mystifying electric powered flight for the glow pilot. In part 1 we covered Volts, Amps and C rating. If you haven’t read that article yet … Continue reading

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Electric Powered Flight – Part 1

By Scott Rhoades and Mike Wizynajtys – I’ve been flying planes with internal combustion engines for a couple decades now and the thought of going electric causes me to hyperventilate. I’m trying to learn about electric flight but there just seems … Continue reading

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