The Century Swift NX digs deep…
Archive for June, 2010
Coming soon from ReadyHeli, Gryphon Electronics!
Looks like Ely Q is expanding their company. Read on for more information.
We finally got a chance to see a production kit partially assembled in Italy at the 2010 Heli Smackdown “ON THE BEACH.” Can’t wait to get one of these for review. Looks like the 90 wars are heating up now. Looks like this XFC and IRCHA will have plenty of new additions to the 700 [...]
We visited the Ely.Q factory on Monday and Tuesday this week in Udine Italy and got a sneak preview of the Vision 90 before it goes into production. The prototypes flew well and I was really impressed with it’s collective pop and agility. In the air it flies more like a 50 than a 90 in terms of its snap. The team seemed to be very careful with the release of this product and alot of painstaking care went into making this a perfect product once it hits the shelves this year. Many lessons learned with the Vision 50 have translated into making this a great performer. We have also produced some flight videos that will be posted later today or tomorrow. Load of photos inside.
The 700 sized electric wars are heating up. Mikado has not released their 690 blade sized capable helicopter. I have not seen one at any events but we can only hope it will hit the store soon. Some shops have already added them to their inventory systems. Pricing looks like $699 for the airframe per [...]
With new sensor technology and v5.0 software this new flybarless unit is sure to raise the bar.
Put to the test, one of Outrage RC’s big NRG lipos…
The wait is nearly over. Introducing the 3 needle carb for the Novarossi 57.
Castle Creations has announced a new Service Advisory for a couple of ESCs. Under certain circumstances, such as under heavy vibration or sharp G loading, the control boards on Castle Phoenix Ice 200 and Castle Phoenix Ice HV 160 controllers may become separated from the power board. Check out how to get the problem fixed [...]
I know this is a little off topic but I found this interesting. So can I strap the new iphone to my helicopter and take off my flybar? Maybe there’s an app for that. Iphone 4 has a 3 axis gryo built in.
Sneak Peak at RC Booya’s latest product, Quick Release Canopy Mounts for Synergy’s N5! Check it out!
Are you a starting out in RC models and need a charger? Or maybe you are in need of a charger that can charge up to a 4S pack, then you should consider MRC’s newest addition releasing soon.
The Futaba XFC Championships is getting closer. On June 11-13 2010 one of the years biggest competitions will be held in Muncie, IN. This event always has some of the worlds top pilots in attendance. Read on for more info.
KDE Direct has a new line up of upgrades for the new Align Trex 550. Read on for more info.