Undergraduate Courses: Introduction

This group of classes lays the groundwork for new flyers as well as those new to using open source software.

Short History of RC: Offers a look back at where the hobby came from and how far we’ve come.  Currently under construction.

How RC Works: A brief, simplified shot at the basic theory and vocabulary of RC flight.  Discusses the units of a basic radio system, the difference between transmitter firmware and system firmware, as well as how the two work together to control an RC airplane.

Open Source Basics:  Introduces the concept of open source software and discusses its advantages when compared to corporate supplied firmware.

OpenTX vs OpenTX Comp.: Deliniates the difference between OpenTX (the firmware) and OpenTX Companion (the “helper application”) and how they work in tandem.

Why Upgrade?: Ten reasons to upgrade to OpenTX