(Above) Some happy Free Flight winners at Rhinebeck With today’s high pressure world, RC airplanes are a good way to relax and forget your day to day worries. But RC in itself can also be a bit complicated and demanding to the newcomer. One of the greatest ways to rediscove model airplanes is with free flight! [...]
This is the perfect heli for the beginner pilot. The original FunCopter just got better! Multiplex USA has just released the new FunCopter V2. The new FunCopter V2 boasts a heartier, more powerful brushless motor along with revised fly-bar paddles for smoother, neutral handling and a redesigned tail rotor hub and shaft for added durability. [...]
This micro helicopter is ready for living-room combat! With a counter-rotating rotor design and built-in gyro, you will be able to easily navigate through those critical special ops assignments. With a charger conveniently built into the transmitter, you will always be ready to fly when duty calls. The rechargeable Li-Poly battery provides flight times of [...]
This new charger has four-port computer controlled capability with a built-in 22 amp power supply which can be powered by a standard 120 volt AC household current. Simple to use and utterly reliable, this compact charger with battery management and integral balancer features four identical and independent 50-watt power outputs, for a total output power [...]
MAKING FLEXIBLE CONNECTIONS Foamies have led us to new ways of building and flying model airplanes. They allow us to assemble a plane in hours rather than days or weeks. Because they involve very little investment in terms of money and labor, we no longer need to fear pushing our flying skills [...]
The new O.S. GT-33 has an electric ignition system for fast, easy starting and accepts LiFe, LiPo, NiCd and NiMH power. The rear-mounted carb and intake simplify mounting and installation. The O.S. E-5030 muffler effectively controls exhaust noise without compromising performance. The GT-33 costs $419.99 and weighs in at 43.39 ounces (w/ muffler and ignition system).