PRODUCT REVIEW: Airtronics SD-10G 2.4GHz 10-Channel Computer Radio System

Review: Airtronics SD-10G 2.4GHz 10-Channel Computer Radio System

The SD-10G is a 10-channel computer radio system that currently occupies the top spot in the Airtronics ‘Aircraft’ system lineup. The system boasts a rather comprehensive programming suite and supports aircraft, glider, and helicopter model types. It is easy-to-learn, easy-to-use, and remarkably affordable. Plus, as you’ll discover in this review– performance wise, its numbers are not only respectable by today’s ... Read More »

NEW RELEASE: Frank Tiano Enterprises (FTE) Dogfighter Pilot Figure

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This handsome devil of a pilot figure is  now available from Frank Tiano Enterprises. At 15.5 inches in height, this little man is fully articulated and comes fully clothed with soft helmet, goggles and oxygen mask included. He will look right at home in most most 1/4 or 1/5 scale Meister Scale, CARF, Bates, Don Smith and Ziroli scale model ... Read More »

NEW RELEASE: Stevens Aeromodel Fokker D.VIII Kit

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This Stevens AeroModel version of the famous WWI fighter is a real head turner! The micro-sized  Fokker D.VII kit is designed on state-of-the-art CAD/CAM systems, and features design and construction techniques pioneered by Stevens AeroModel. A unique tab and notch construction technique makes for a quick and simple build, which will ultimately have this little Fokker ready for dawn patrol ... Read More »

NEW RELEASE: Stevens AeroModel Clipped-Wing Taylorcraft Kit

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This classic Clipped-Wing Taylorcraft features design and construction techniques that were pioneered by Stevens AeroModel.  State-of-the-art CAD/CAM systems are used to design their models. Unique tab and notch construction allow a quick and simple build, which can help a pilot get his model in the air quickly. The docile, yet nimble flight performance of this model can provide the pilot ... Read More »

HOW TO: Enhancing Your EDF

How To: Enhancing Your EDF

Get the Best Performance from Your Foam EDF Jet Today’s RC flyer has a huge variety of molded foam ARF and RTF scale and sport planes to choose from and the EDF (electric ducted fan) is one of the most popular categories. For the most part, these foam jets fly well and are durable and inexpensive. While they usually fly ... Read More »

NEW RELEASE: Video: Heli-Max 230Si Ready-to-Fly Quadcopter

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The Heli-Max 230Si Ready-to-Fly Quadcopter is so popular, it’s literally flying off dealers’ shelves!  So many features – beside the camera – make this quadcop the one you’ll want in your hangar.  Click the vid link and check it out for yourself: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MHGadXTJ80E Read More »

NEW RELEASE: ProTek R/C Universal Multirotor Case

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Protect your valuable multirotor with the ProTek R/C Universal Multirotor Case – a case that’s waterproof, built military-tough with “ATA 300” compliance, features a patent-pending locking system and is completely dustproof. Manufactured to stringent specifications, the ProTek R/C Universal Multirotor Case is lightweight, crush-proof, impact-resistant and virtually indestructible; it holds numerous certifications to prove it. The case is also watertight ... Read More »

NEW RELEASE: Common Sense RC Lectron Pro Upgrade Batteries for Blade 200 SR X, Blade 350 QX, and DJI Phantom

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Lectron Pro 11.1 volt – 3000mAh 30C for Blade 350 QX & DJI Phantom With the exact same form factor and dimensions as most 3S 2200Mah sized Lipos, the Common Sense RC Lectron Pro Upgrade Batteries for the  Blade 350 QX, and the DJI Phantom are capable of extending flight durations by up to 35%, with absolutely no degradation in ... Read More »

HOW TO: Simple Weathering Techniques

How To: Simple Weathering Techniques

One of the goals of having a scale model is that you want the model to look real; to reproduce the full-scale aircraft. There is nothing more dramatic looking than seeing a warbird that looks like it has been in a dogfight. The plane is no longer pristine and shiny as it was from the factory. Instead, it’s dirty, beat ... Read More »