Glossary of RC Model Terms

Learn the terms and definitions used in the RC model hobby.

rc-man-questioning.pngFamiliarizing specific words and jargon that are being used among RC enthusiasts and the RC industry in general is a key to understanding the hobby.

It can also help you when dealing and communicating with other people in the know, as well as aid you when it comes to maintaining, repairing and upgrading your RC vehicle.

The next time you go to an RC cars shop or talk with fellow hobbyist, you know exactly what you’re talking about.

Click on the specific links below to read the definition of terms, or refer to this page from time to time to check on certain term(s).

#, A

This page provides definitions to RC model terms that start with a number as well as words that start with an A. Go visit the page here.

B, C, D

From Ball Link, Bullet Connector and Camber to Clevis, Crankshaft and Dogbone, we provide you the definitions of the terms. Click here to visit the page.

E, F, G, H

Wondering what’s the meaning of Elevons? Not familiar with Flaperons or Glow Plug? This is exactly the page of our Glossary where you can find their meaning. Learn more here.

I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P

Have a quick look of the meaning of unfamiliar terms that start from letter I to P. We make sure you find them fast and use them easily for future reference. Go here.

Q, R, S

T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z

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