Back by popular demand, the E-flite Hawker Sea Fury 480 ARF is an impressive-looking, electric-powered sport scale version of the noteworthy British fighter. The new Sea Fury now is made with injection-molded Z-Foam making it very lightweight, durable and easily repairable (foam-safe CA glue is not required). It comes with nice scale details including molded [...]
This video will give you the inside information you need to perform the 3-roll, 270-degree rolling circle. Pilot Jason Benson shares his techniques on performing this very graceful maneuver. Jason gives detailed information that you can use to perfect your own flying skills and this maneuver. Enjoy!
This new servo completes the trilogy in the Hitec’s class of waterproof servos. Joining the dependable HS-646WP and HS-5646WP waterproof servos. These new servos have a higher voltage capability (7.4v), heavy-duty metal gears and a ball bearing supported output shaft. The HS-5086WP is among the most durable and reliable micro servo for wet conditions and [...]
Would you like to learn how to solder like the pros? Then you will want to watch this 4-part series on Soldering. West Coast Senior Editor, John Reid shows you all of the stuff you will need to get professional results with your soldering. Enjoy Part two, of this four part series on Soldering Battery [...]
Crimp-on servo connectors are tremendously useful for accomplishing neat and reliable component installations. With these connectors, you can trim overly-long servo leads to the ideal length, and you can make your own servo leads and extensions for sailplanes and giant-scale models. But there’s no denying there’s a learning curve for installing these connectors. As with [...]
A guaranteed crowd-pleasing maneuver at any event is a low-level torque roll. Even though this maneuver has been done time and time again, it still seems to defy logical aerobatics; I mean, how can a plane do that? But planes can, if they are set up correctly, and anyone can learn to do the maneuver-with [...]