Mikado helicopters has given the approximate delivery dates for its recently announced new products, including the carbon framed 400, 500, and 600 – As well as more info on the just announced Logo 700!
Archive for February, 2010
We finally received our replacements parts from Kasama last week. There were some issues with the starter shaft breaking off especially when using the Align starter. This has been resolved with the new HEX coupler as pictured below. As well the new motor mounts to reduce vibration. These should have been sent out to anyone [...]
Looks like Kasama is very busy reworking the design of his famed Kasama Srimok 90E. This v3 looks like a great model and should be a great contender to the soon to be released Avant Aurora E90. More photos inside.
A podcast put on on a semi-regular basis about happenings in the RC Helicopter Hobby. Frequently features guests from the hobby. Finless Bob White often comes on the show to share and discuss the latest news and topics. Dicey aka David Tarlau, Dan and Asid are doing a great job. Looks like they are on [...]
Yes, the season is starting and we all need to start planning for the biggest event of the year, IRCHA 2010. Of course we will be there bringing you all of the fun in video and photos. Event will be held at AMA HQ site 4 as usual and the dates are Aug 11, 12, [...]
Biggest Toy Fair in the world was held at Nuremberg, Germany from February 4th to 9th. We have announced “Flybarless head” for Vibe90SG, Vibe50 and Vibe500e at the fair. And they got a very good reputation. Especially, the design for 90 size is very special and people liked it very much. Also JR helicopter division will [...]
Custom Heli Parts makes many different upgrades for various brands of models. We obtained some of their setup tools to try out for the Align T-rex 500 model.
It looks like Futaba has really hit a home run with one of their latest radios released October of 2009, the 8FG. This cutting edge radio is taking the hobby by storm, so much in fact, that one of our favorite pro pilots has recently gave the flagship 12Z a rest for Futaba’s rising star, [...]
We received word of where you can find the new Outrage Torq servos in stock today! Click for details!
We’re back again this week flight instruction. In this episode we discuss the move dubbed “The Death Spiral”.
This year will be bigger and better, and like always a great time.
Horizon Hobby just announced a very cool new feature for all the items on their site, read more for details!