Noob Question - Gauging Difficulty of my K9 Project

Discussion in 'RC General & Getting Started' started by Dave Ward, Jun 8, 2012.

  1. Dave Ward

    Dave Ward New Member

    Jun 7, 2012
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    newbie here - great forum, and I've gotten a terrific welcome so far.

    Forgive me for asking, but I have a really noob question about RC.
    I'm currently building up a full size "K9" from Doctor Who. I'm assembling him out of pepakura-drawn card templates, and I'll resin and fibreglass him, so he should be fairly lightweight.

    I'm wondering how advanced a project it would be to put RC in him. First level of this would be a basic back/forward motion with directional control. Next level would be connecting the seperate head piece for an up/down motion, and maybe even rotating ears. I could also through a sound board in too easily enough. How hard do you all think any or all of this would be for a beginner? Do-able, or a little ambitious?

    Advice welcome!
  2. Zathros

    Zathros Guest

    Easy. Do it. :)
  3. Dented Rick

    Dented Rick Human

    Mar 16, 2011
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    Post build and design pics :D