On display in the Miniature booth at IRCHA we got a up close look at the design for the new X-Cell Miniature 600 electric and nitro helicopters. These have been a long anticipated new release from Miniature.
Archive for August, 2009
Friday is the day when the action really starts to heat up and the pretty woman multiply! The center station flight line was non-stop entertainment all day long. Noon pro demos was certainly the highlight of the day. Demos from the likes of Jason Bell flying the brand new Aurora 90 Electric, Tom Rolfson 3DMasters [...]
Team Castle Creations Tim Jones showed up to IRCHA with a brand new home brew Align T-Rex 700 electric conversion him and his dad built.
Thunder Power released the Pro Power 30C lipo battery almost a year ago. They had the latest cell, Pro Power 40C, slated for release this past couple months. However after further consideration Thunder Power decided why do 40C when they could achieve 45C! Shown at IRCHA this week for the first time ever, and seen [...]
We have all known that Curtis Youngblood and his team have been working on and testing a flybarless electronics unit. However until this weekend it’s been kept under wraps, debuted for the first time to the public here at the 2009 IRCHA Jamboree.
New from Century Helicopters, two new Hughes 50-size fuselages!
Spied at IRCHA, a new, sleek Futaba T8FGH (heli) and A (airplane) 2.4 transmitter system!
Wednesday had a lingering haze that took the good part of the day to burn off. Thursday however was a perfect bluebird day at sunrise and then a couple scattered clouds rolled in later in the day. Most the day a slight breeze kept us from cooking too much in the Indiana summer sun. The [...]
Touted as a true “native electric 90 design”, the Avant Aurora 90E officially splashed onto vendor row late Thursday. The 90 electric market has really taken off this season and Avant has answered those wishes with a electric flavor of their popular nitro heli.
Fresh from Power Edge RC is their new line of 30C lipos. We put one to the test!
Check out the results of our testing of the eLogger V3!
Wednesday didn’t see a little more people then Tuesday it saw A LOT more! The vendor row is nearly 90% full and with a couple stragglers arriving tomorrow. There are several full service hobby shops on site selling all the latest gear. I saw a whole stack of the latest 50 size heli on the [...]