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Smoke Systems Explained–How to be an RC Skywriter!

Smoke Systems Explained–How to be an RC Skywriter!

If you have ever been to an RC airshow, then you’ve seen aerobatic airplanes using smoke during their flight routines. When used properly, smoke systems can add a great deal to your flight presentation. The uniqueness it gives to specific segments of your flight routine will increase their appeal and pizzazz to both the spectators […]
JR TLS1-ISW DMSS Remote Ignition Kill Switch

JR TLS1-ISW DMSS Remote Ignition Kill Switch

Not only are electronic kill switches a useful piece of safety equipment in your giant scale model, but in most cases, they’re required to fly at an AMA sanctioned field or event. Weighing less than 1/2 ounce, the compact TLS1-ISW is not only practical, but powerful as well. Not only does it provide a safe […]
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Road to Top Gun — Rene Alvarez — F4U Corsair

Road to Top Gun — Rene Alvarez — F4U Corsair

This year, Rene Alvarez is bringing his F4U Corsair to Top Gun as his Expert Class entry. The model, which took two years to build, is a highly modify Meister-Scale Corsair with operating flaps, canopy, operational position lights, all panel lines and tons of simulated rivets and screws, also there is a simulated brake system on the […]
Dromida Ominus FPV

Dromida Ominus FPV

With the Ominus FPV, you not only see your flight through a Wi-Fi®-enabled digital camera — you can operate it using your smartphone or other mobile device*. All you need is your smartphone and the FPVCam app — an app you can download free of charge from Google Play® or the Apple App StoreSM. Everything […]
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Spektrum DX18 Stealth Edition 18-Channel Transmitter With AR9020

Spektrum DX18 Stealth Edition 18-Channel Transmitter With AR9020

Like the original DX18, the Stealth Edition puts the most impressive combination of features ever made available in a handheld transmitter right at your fingertips. To this it adds a distinctive black finish along with an exclusive Stealth Edition aluminum carrying case and neck strap. You also get an AR9020 9-channel receiver as well as […]
Spektrum DX7 7-Channel Transmitter With AR8000

Spektrum DX7 7-Channel Transmitter With AR8000

You don’t have to give up pro-class features just because you only need seven channels. The Spektrum™ DX7 system gives you programming for three model types, 250-model memory, voice alerts, a wireless trainer link and more. Programmable Voice Alerts The DX7 lets you keep tabs on important functions without ever taking your eyes off what […]
Blade 350 QX3 RTF & BNF With SAFE® Technology

Blade 350 QX3 RTF & BNF With SAFE® Technology

This easy-to-fly camera quad gives you everything you need to put your GoPro camera (not included) in the perfect spot for epic aerial shots. The RTF version includes a DX4 transmitter, batteries, charger and GoPro compatible camera mount. The BNF version includes batteries, a charger and a GoPro compatible camera mount. Features: GoPro-ready right out […]
Blade 350 QX3 AP Combo RTF With SAFE® Technology

Blade 350 QX3 AP Combo RTF With SAFE® Technology

Capturing spectacular aerial video and stills is even easier with the new Blade® 350 QX3. Its simplified controls, new GPS features and 3-axis stabilized camera will make anyone look like a pro, even if they’ve never flown a camera drone before. Features: Captures smooth, steady aerial video in brilliant high definition Includes everything in one […]
Road to Top Gun — Reconstructed Corsair

Road to Top Gun — Reconstructed Corsair

It is always good to hear when an RC airplane is resurrected from a crash. And this year, Dino DiGiorgio will be flying a rebuilt F4U Corsair in Pro Am Propeller class. Dino comments, “Our model started out as a rebuild from a major crash by Heinz Ayvaz. The previous owner had trashed the model and […]
First Test Flight! Blade 350QX quadcopter

First Test Flight! Blade 350QX quadcopter

We finally had a break in the cloudy weather so we end off to the local flying field. We test flew a couple of models including the 350QX Quadcopter from Blade. This big impressive multi-rotor is designed to carry a GoPro Hero video camera and comes with a lightweight attachment bracket for the GoPro Hero3. […]
A Swiss Masterpiece

A Swiss Masterpiece

While the IRCHA Jamboree is best known for incredible 3D flying, there are also some outstanding scale models to be seen in the dedicated scale area.  This year there were some big and impressive scale models on display, but my personal favorite was a truly amazing Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King that was the handiwork of […]
Incredible RC Dragonfly!

Incredible RC Dragonfly!

The engineers at Festo, the same folks who designed the amazing SmartBird, have now created a four-winged dragonfly they call “BionicOpter.” Here’s the scoop from their website and don’t miss the video of the dragonfly in flight below! With the BionicOpter, Festo has technically mastered the highly complex flight characteristics of the dragonfly. Just like […]
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