Our good friend Matt Botos is back at it with another installment of the Priceless Tool of the Month. This month Matt passes his thoughts on thread locking as well as his choice of thread lock. Thanks Matt for sharing. Click to read what Matt has to say about thread locking compounds.
Archive for September, 2011
Talk about having fun and putting on a great show for the crowd at an event. Jason Krause is one of the most entertaining pilots around and here he is doing some superb flying around, over, and practicing autos onto a nice Mini Cooper. Just a crowd pleaser. Check out the show that Jason puts on for the crowd, just click through.
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The CanoMod Team are really on the ball releasing a couple of hot, new products. First is a canopy for the Miniature Aircraft Fury 55. So if you want a mean looking Fury 55, this might be the canopy you have been looking for. Next on the list from the CanoMod Team is a sweet looking T-Shirt. To get the details of these two products from the CanoMod Team, please continue on.
This extremely lightweight, extremely rigid helicopter is with out a doubt impressive in all aspects. Formula one definitly comes to mind when considering not only the sound/speed but the way it was designed. It was designed to be as light, strong and aerodynamic as possible.
The long awaited Zone Format Competition we filmed has finally been released. Thanks for being patient. We have had so many projects that came in around the time we did this. Sorry we didnt get it out sooner….but I think it was worth the wait. Almost 9 minutes long it shows you the best UK (and international) pilots and the best of what London has to offer.
Here is a great vid of young Paul Andreoli. Paul is fairly new to the RC heli scene and has already picked up sponsorship from YS Engines and Magnum Fuel. Awesome flying Paul. We look forward to seeing your skills progress. Click to check out this young pilot in action and read what Paul had to say about his flight.
Here is more video coverage of the 4th Annual NEHC Heli Phenomenon. This is a vid of A Main Hobbies Flight Team Manager Frank Columbia putting on a great show for the crowd and for all of us who could not make it to the event. Thank you to our friends at RC Heli Warehouse for sharing with us all. To check Frank’s flight, please click through.
Well as many of you know we use Canon gear to bring you the great videos we do. Looks like Canon has finally come up with something to compete with RED. Supposedly announcing it here in Hollywood on November 3, 2011. Looks like we better get our credit card ready for the race.
Check out the post for more info on the RED < - > Canon shootout.
If scale helicopters are your thing then there is no better place than Dalton, GA in the fall! The 11th annual Southern Scale Helicopter challenge was held from September 15th through the 18th in Dalton, Georgia. RC HeliResource review editor Andrew Griffith attended this awesome event and has provided photographs and videos of an interesting aspect of our sport for your viewing pleasure.
Justin Jee is one of the youngest pilots and already he has many years of flying in front of large crowds at events, not only competing but also putting on demos. Here is Justin Jee flying the KDS Innova 700E FBL at the 4th Annual NEHC Heli Phenomenon. Great show of skill Justin, keep it up. View this superb vid of Justin by clicking through.