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MAKE Magazine and 17-year-old Lucas Weakley have teamed up to bring you Maker Hangar and a 15-episode tutorial series on Google+ that will teach you everything you need to know to build and fly a custom RC plane, the Maker Trainer.

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Lucas Weakley.

The first installment airs this Thursday, July 11, and will air each Tuesday and Thursday through Aug. 29 with a new installment and video. If you ever wanted to build an RC plane, this is your chance to learn from a pro.

Today Lucas will join us for Day 2 of Maker Camp to talk about the Maker Hangar and RC planes in general. Joining Lucas will also be Breck Baldwin of Brooklyn Aerodrome. Tune in at 11am PST right here!

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Lucas readies a Maker Trainer for flight.

Meanwhile, join us on the Maker Hangar Google+ Community page to share your ideas, comments, photos and video and details for your own RC plane project builds.