Finally a video of the new Align Trex! This bird is fast!
Archive for January, 2009
Had the pleasure of going to the Whittier Narrows mini funfly last Sunday. It was a wonderful day for flying; no wind and a bright 80 degrees. Hopefully all you east coasters dont mind our warm temperatures. At least I got some great photo’s so you can pretend you were there.
With the big price cut of the 12fg from Tower’s, the Futaba T12FG has never been more affordable. In fact, the listed price of the 12FG is just a mere $200 more than it’s little brother, the T10C. That essentially means that you can get a lot more radio, for just a little bit more. Flyers looking at a new mid-range radio will probably [...]
No, these are not prototypes. Neither are these pre-production samples for Align reps. These are ready stock of the production version and are what you, me and everyone else will see on the shelves of hobby shops very soon. According to the Align forum, the current stock for the muffler is limited and even hobby shops in Taiwan [...]
From the looks of it Align has a brand new helicopter in the picture. It is said to be a new 450 but there is so little information i cannot give you a straight answer to what is seen in the picture. Please stay tuned for more information on it!
Well it seems someone has gotten their hands on a Aeolus 50, and is doing a build log on it. Specs: Main Rotors: 600mm Tail Rotors: 95mm Motor: .50 class 2 stroke Swash Type: 120 degree e-CCPM Collective Stroke: 13 degrees positive and negative Flying Weight: 6.6-7.0 lbs Fuel Tank: 420cc Bearings: 52 high precision [...]
FROM MAIL ONLINE A toy helicopter is believed to have been used in an attempt to smuggle drugs into a prison. Guards at Elmley Prison in Sheerness, Kent, spotted the remote control miniature aircraft flying over the walls of the jail and heading for the accommodation blocks one night after it was picked up by [...]
Live from Ontario California is its my photo gallery from the AMA show. This must be the WORLDS WORST LIGHTED convention center. Year after year I battle with publishing, what I would call “my worse lit photos of all time.” Here they are anyway. I hope you will enjoy them.