RC Model Control Horns

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RC Model Control Horns by ramblejeff Nov 5, 2017
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Control Horns

Various control horns for model Aeroplanes. They are fully parametrised but without error checking.


Parameter Default Value Description
hornBL 36 Length of the control surface
hornH 12.5 OA height of horn
hornO 5 Connection offset
holeN 1 Number of holes
holeDia 0.8 hole dia
holeTop 9 distance from bottom of horn to top hole
holeBottom 9 distance from bottom of horn to bottom hole
controlT 0 Control surface thickness
plateHoles 1.8 fixing holes


Module Description
LH_Horn(); Fixing plate on left hand side
RH_Horn(); Fixing plate on right hand side
Horn(); Draw Horn
Fix_Plate(); Adds a flat with screw holes to the horn
Horn_X(); A flat plate with screw holes cut to allow the horn to be inserted
Rt_Plate(); angle plate use two to sandwich the control horn

Flite Test Mini Control Horns

3D printed version of the Flite Test Mini control horn.


Parameter Default Value Description
plateX 21.5 Length of horn
plateY 18 Height of horn
plateThck 2; Plate thickness. Plywood ones are 1.5mm
push_hole_r 0.5; Mark the hole centre drill it out to correct size


Module Description
Control_Horn Draw the control horn


These parts need to be strong. Print with 3 or 4 shells and 50% or greater fill.


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