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Weekender Warbird Mustang from Hitec — Review Sneak Peek

Weekender Warbird Mustang from Hitec — Review Sneak Peek

We just got the new P-51  from Hitec in the office for review. This sweet looking Mustang is part of the Weekender Warbird series and it takes only minutes to assemble. We got the package the other day from our buddies at Hitec RCD and here are some pix of the Mustang as it is […]
Hitec Weekender Warbirds are here!

Hitec Weekender Warbirds are here!

The popular “Weekender” line of electric powered sport planes from Hitec RCD have just gotten some new recruits in the form of three great looking classic WW2 warbirds. These include the North American P-51D Mustang, the Chance Vought F4U Corsair, and the Hawker Hurricane.  P-51D Mustang SPECIFICATIONS Wingspan: 29.5 in. Weight: 15 oz. Length: 25.5 in. Motor: WBL-1200 ESC: […]
Hitec HS-900SGS and HS-1000SGT—Extreme Servos for Extreme Projects!

Hitec HS-900SGS and HS-1000SGT—Extreme Servos for Extreme Projects!

Redefining Ultra Heavy Duty, Giant Scale, Digital Servos The extreme power and durability of the HS-900SGS and HS-1000SGT is astounding. Designed from the ground up for industrial applications, these servos are the perfect answer for demanding giant scale aircraft pilots and 1/5th scale buggy and truggy drivers. Featuring all aluminum, EMI-shielded cases, solid steel gears […]
Multiplex Razzor Electric Racer

Multiplex Razzor Electric Racer

Multiplex is at it again! The Razzor is the latest in the Multiplex line of compact, electric racing planes with great modern looks and impressive agility. Built with Elapor foam and carbon-reinforced wings and tail, this lightweight aircraft has robust, structural strength and is desgined for flight precision and maneuverability. Its large fuselage hatch allows handy access for […]
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MAN at the WRAM Show!

MAN at the WRAM Show!

Well here it is again! The largest RC hobby trade show in the Northeast is the WRAM Show. Again hosted by the WRAM club the show is at the Meadowlands Expo Center in NJ! The MAN team is here and we’ve checked out all the greatt new products, planes, radios and there’s a lot to […]

Hitec Sky Scout Review

PHOTOS BY HOPE McCALL This plane is ideal for newcomers and experienced pilots alike! Up, up, and away! The Hitec SkyScout is easy and safe to hand launch. SPECIFICATIONS Model: SkyScout R2GO Type: Electric Ready to Fly Distributor: Hitec RCD (hitecrcd.com) Wingspan: 54.5 in. Length: 38.6 in. Wing Area: 372 sq. in. Weight: 24.5 oz […]
Hitec Radios, Servos and Chargers

Hitec Radios, Servos and Chargers

This is Suzanne Lepine showing off the Hitec line of servos, radios and chargers. Their HS8000 series of servos feature high-speed coreless motors, titanium gears with ultra resolution and response. The HS9000 servos feature a Neu-Castle motor with low power consumption, combined with titanium and steel gears. Their Eclipse 7 Pro radio has a facelift […]
Hitec Ultra Premium 83xx Series Servos

Hitec Ultra Premium 83xx Series Servos

Prepare to be blown away! Hitec’s new, high resolution, high voltage, coreless, ultra premium 83XX series servos are here!   The new HS-8360TH, HS-8370TH and HS-8380TH servos bring the wow factor to your plane, heli or RC car. Featuring efficient coreless motors, the a titanium gear train and 7.4 volt capability, Hitec’s ultra performance servos provide impressive […]
Servos for 3D and Extreme Maneuvering

Servos for 3D and Extreme Maneuvering

For those of you flying extreme 3D maneuvers, servos are now being offered with metal gears. Made from a mixture of aluminum, steel and brass, these gears are 16 times stronger than the standard gears. However, they do have one big disadvantage, and that is they will wear over time. Depending on how hard you […]
Servos: Is a high price tag worth it?

Servos: Is a high price tag worth it?

Since I’m certainly no expert on modern digital servos, I called Hitec RCD and talked to their servo expert – Mike Mayberry – to get the technical information for the rest of this article. And the first thing I asked Mike was what are we getting in these higher performance, and higher cost, servos? He […]
New Hitec Servos

New Hitec Servos

Hitec is one of the leaders in R/C electronics, and they have just released information on their new HS-5565MH and HS-5585MH servos. These premium sport servos feature coreless motors, with heavy-duty metal gears and dual ball bearings, and are rated at 7.4 volts for 2SLiPo operation. The HS-5565MH is both high speed and powerful for helicopters up to […]
Hitec Full Pack Telemetry System

Hitec Full Pack Telemetry System

Hitec has recently released their new HTS-SS BLUE Full Pack telemetry system for electric powered helicopters, gliders and fixed wing aircraft. At the heart of the system is a compact “Blue” sensor station which collects data from each sensor of your electric powered helicopter, and sends it back to your transmitter via the Optima 7 […]
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