Century RC Helicopter Products released pics and info for a new night blade from RotorTech as well as sharp looking canopies for the Radikal G20 and G30 helicopters. Introducing the RotorTech Aurora 710mm CF Night Blade. These are some sweet looking night blades. RotorTech Blades are some of most sought after blades on the market. To get the info released and check out the pics please click through.
Archive for April, 2011
Last month JR Propo released information and pics of the FBL rotor head in development for the Vibe 50NEX. Well, with the debut of the Vibe 50NEX FBL Assembly Kit, looks like the development is complete. Along with the new FBL rotor head comes a couple of features updated from the Flybarred version released earlier this year. Regardless if it’s the FBL or Flybarred version this heli is sweet looking. To get the details and view the pics please click through.
Okay, all Futaba 12Z 2048 2.4GHz Computer System owners out there, specifically helicopter pilots . . . . here is a software update released for your system. Available now is Software Update version 1.7.1. Thanks Team Futaba for keeping 12Z owners up to date with new features. Click for the details of this update.
This is an exciting model released for Phoenix Simulator. Here is the E-Flite Blade mCP X. As with any new model download, once you start Phoenix Sim it checks for any updates. Just choose the E-Flite Blade mCP X from the available updates and Phoenix does the rest.
I must say this model is a joy to fly on the sim, but then again all the models I’ve flown so far on the sim are a joy. Another high 5 to the Phoenix RC Team. Get the details and see some screen shots by clicking through.
Everyone loves to hear about upgrade parts. Well, here is a new upgrade part from the KDE Direct Team. Introducing the 700 Series Performance Boom Support Assembly. This is the perfect part to compliment the KDE Direct Trex 700 Electric Rear Frame Mounting Block.
Make no mistake though, this is not only designed for the Trex 700 Electric, but all ALIGN TREX 700, Outrage Velocity 90, Kasama Srimok 90, and other high-performance 700-class Electric and 90-class Nitro series helicopters. This is another high quality upgrade part made in the USA and brought to you by the KDE Direct Team. For the complete details of this upgrade part, please continue on.
Thunder Power RC recently released their new G6 Pro Power 65C series lipo batteries. Here is a vid of these awesome TP lipos in action on a Trex 450 Pro. You can find the info for these new G6 Pro Power 65C Series batteries HERE. Check out this awesome flight with the new Thunder Power 65C battery by clicking through.
If you ever wanted to use your iPhone or iPod Touch as an RC Transmitter iPhly is for you. Click for more information and video about this new hardware and software combo that controls your RC aircraft via iPhone or iPod Touch.
Many pilots know and use the high quality products such as Radix and Next D line of products from Curtis Youngblood Enterprises. CJYE continues their offerings to pilots around the world with the announcement of their selection of an exclusive distributor in the UK. Congratulations CJYE and FLP Distribution. Click for the full announcement.
Here are a couple of vids of A Main Hobbies Team Pilots in action at Huntsville Fun Fly 2011. The first vid is of Team Pilot Andrew Merlino with some outstanding 3D flying and the second vid is of Team Pilot Ben Storick out for a night flight in the parking lot of a local Holiday Inn. Great job guys flying your helis to the edge. Click through to check out these outstanding flight vids.
Didn’t you say you needed some replacement carbon fiber parts for your MA Furion 6 or Compass 6HV? Well, the Fusuno Team just released a bunch of carbon fiber parts. These are not only direct replacements, but they are affordable carbon fiber parts. Thanks to the Fusuno Team for making these parts available. Click to check out their latest releases.
Our friends at RC Mania posted event photos for the Avant Asia Funfly provided by A-Zone Hobby. The Avant Asia Funfly was held on April 23rd 2011 in Taipei, Taiwan. Among all those in attendance were Jason Bell, Marcus Kim, Sunny Wong and Yang Guanwei. Not to mention Avant models were there to sign event posters.
Looks like everyone had some fun all day long with flying, meeting new friends, chatting with old friends, getting and giving autographs, and posing for the cameras. Thanks A-Zone Hobby for providing photos and RC Mania for sharing them with us all. Check out the photos by clicking through.
Check out these vids uploaded by our friend groglit at the Israel Fun Fly held on April 21st 2011.
Here are vids of Chen Zarfati and Eitan Goldstin taking their helis out and giving us a show of their skills. Fantastic flying guys. Chen is flying his JR Vibe SG E12 FBL and Eitan is flying his Outrage Fusion 50 FBL. Get the info on their setups and watch their flight vids by clicking through.
Following on the unveiling of products at the Nurnberg Toy Fair, Hirobo announced the release of the FBL rotor heads for 90 class and 50 class helis. These rotor heads are all metal and annodized in blue. Thanks to Dominick Haegele for the pics of these rotor heads mounted on his helis. Also, recently announced is the release of a CF symmetrical main blade for F3C 90 class helis. To check out the announcement/info on these Hirobo products continue on by clicking through.