Savöx Tech out of Tawian has announced a new line of brushless servos to be released mid 2009. What’s so special about them, well they are the first brushless servos on the market that are factory rated for 8.4v (i.e. 2s lipo). 8.4v has become very popular on the cyclic servos, but what about the [...]
Archive for March, 2009
Cheif Designer Charlie Stephens has squeaked out the next heli in the Outrage line, the new Outrage Nitro 50 is on the bench and is already being test flown.
Finally some bling for your radio! Elevated RC is a small company out of Billings, MT that has started releasing more and more upgrades for popular heli’s and now radios. They have an entire line of anodized aluminum switch nuts for Futaba and JR radios.The switch nuts come in your choice of blue, green, red, [...]
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It has been 4 years since Futaba has come to market with a new gyro. The last being the GY611, which even today still holds it’s own and world renowned. However in the past couple years new companies and gyros have come out bringing new technology and smaller size. Futaba is not one to react [...]
Jeti Model presents the new innovative DUPLEX system for radio controlled models of all types working on the 2.4GHz band. Problems with interference and frequency control will be history, and operation on the 2.4GHz band will change your approach to radio control forever. In designing the DUPLEX system, our aim has always [...]
3D Masters 2009 will be held in Murcia, Spain on the 24th, 25th and 26th July 2009
The venue will be the Mosa Trajectum Golf Resort, where the driving range will be reserved for the 3D Masters event. The location is within 15km of Murcia/San Javier Airport, Alicante Airport is only 80 km away and both are supported by low-cost airlines from all over Europe with Transcontiental flights served by nearby Madrid. There is also a huge amount of low-cost accommodation within the immediate area, making the event easily accessible by a large number of enthusiasts.
The site is ideal for the World’s largest International 3D contest with unlimited Night Flying, no noise constraints and virtually guaranteed good weather. With its own bars, restaurants, entertainments, and the Sea only 20 minutes away, the visitor is guaranteed not only a spectacular weekend of 3D, but a holiday as well.
3D Masters 2009 will feature modifications to its format to ensure a close-fought and exciting event, as well as Night Flying and Synchro Flying Competitions. Definitely NOT to be missed.
Hasta la Vista Baby.
We ran into Kevin over at Finer Edge Mfg and had this interview with him about his Makita battery adpater for the RC industry. Get more information here at http://www.afineredgemfg.com/
This new motor design is specifically for Extreme 3D Helicopters. This motor combines a high-efficient motor design with almost unbelievable power and improved cooling. 8 Pole Inside-Outrunner
Bobby Watts and Matt Botos both go in hard this year at Birmingham 2009! Now this is what i call a “Crash-Tacular”! Spectators said “That was the most impressive chicken dance i’ve seen!” “The crash was spectacular!” Speaking of chicken dances, our very own Derrick Threatt had his first crash with his Trex 700 with [...]
Walkera is definitly stepping up! Thier newest Enerco 500 is very impressive, it will definitly raise the bar for entry level machines. You can’t beat the price of $539 for the kit+motor+ESC+blades and $799 RTF with a 2.4ghz radio. This should be availible soon, so keep an eye out for it if your intrested!
Heli-Artist has been offering great priced scale fusalages for quite a while for all of your favorite electric helicopters. Now you can go scale with your Trex 250 or Gaui 200 with thier new MD-500 fusalages! For the ultimate scale experience you can get thier 5 bladed rotor head. There are two colorschemes availible, green [...]
I attended the Port Charlotte Heli Event on Saturday, February 28th. The event was a success as they brought in 59 registered pilots and many spectators. The event is put on by the Charlotte Radio Control Society (CRCS) and hosted at the Shell Creek RC Field. The weather was great. A little windy but awesome [...]
April 17-19, 2009 Huntsville Heli Flyers Located on the A&M University Campus Field on Chase Rd between Meridian Street & Moores Mill Rd GPS Coordinates: N 34′ 47.122′ W 086′ 33.40
Time to start planning!!!!! Guys, I am proud to announce that the Mid America R/C Heli Fun Fly 2009 has been scheduled for June 26th through the 28th of 2009. Last year we got rained on but there was still plenty of action with some of the world’s premiere helis pilots attending. For 2009 we [...]