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5 Soldering Tips for Success
If you like radio controlled airplanes, or drones, or cars and trucks then you are going to want to know how to solder...
Phoenix Tiger Moth "E" & Nitro!
Which flies better: a Tiger Moth electric powered or a Tiger Moth powered by an OS 55 glow engine? Here is a review that evaluated the assembly and flying differences and similarities of the Phoenix
Phoenix Model Sea Bee ARF - Sport/F3A Pattern Model Review
F3A Pattern performance on a budget. Great looks and smooth maneuvers in a sport-size package. Phoenix Model Sea Bee
The End of an Era - Hobby Lobby Building Torn Down
Jim T. Graham
The building that so many of us bought our hobby goods from is gone for good.
Horizon Hobby and E-flite's UMX PT-17 with AS3X Stabilization BNF Review
This new E-flite UMX PT-17 is beautiful to the eye and great fun to fly. Really does handle like a much bigger plane for intermediate and better pilots. See for yourself in this review.
Horizon Hobby and E-flite's Rare Bear with AS3X Technology BNF Basic Review
E-flite's Rare Bear is bright, colorful and fast at 100 mph for those that feel the need for speed.
Software Update for Jeti DC/DS-16 Brings More Channels and Features
Jeti keeps expanding the features and options available on their flagship DC/DS-16 Duplex radio...
Multiplex Rockstar at FliteFest 2015
The Rockstar is an all-new Elapor foam 3D biplane from Multiplex. We caught up with the Hitec RCD team at FliteFest 2015 and got to see this soon-to-be released hotrod in person.
Valley View RC 20cc Gasoline Engine Review, Part One
When a vendor takes the best aspects of one engine and improves the not-so-good parts, the result is worth the proud display of their name on the engine itself.
EasySky Micro P-38 Lightning BNF from Banggood.com Review
Lockheed's iconic "fork-tailed devil" comes to life as a fantastic, gyro-stabilized RTF micro!
RCGroups Place of the Month - The Chiltern Model Flying Club
This month's featured Place is the Chiltern Model Flying Club located in Central Bedfordshire, United Kingdom.
5 Adhesives Used for RC
Jim T. Graham
Glue is a mainstay in the hobby. The big question is which one should you use? Here are just a few types of glue you will need when building RC aircraft.
Hobbyking Pietenpol Aircamper
At 53" wingspan, the Hobbyking Pietenpol Aircamper is a great sport-scale rendition of the famous Aircamper design
Five P-51 Mustangs to Consider
Jim T. Graham
The P-51 is possibly the most modeled RC plane of all time. Here are some options to get your "P-51" on.
FliteFest 2015 - The Build Tent - RCGroups Coverage
The Build Tent is a unique place for modelers to come together, build and repair their aircraft, and catch some shade at FliteFest 2015.
FliteFest 2015 - Friday Photos - RCGroups Coverage
Overcast skies and lots of mud can't deter over 700+ pilots from taking to the air at FliteFest 2015!
RocHobby P-39 Airacobra Racing High Speed PNP from Diamond Hobby Review
Another unusual subject, another winner!
Jeti DSM ESC Magnetic Switch
The Jeti DSM ESC is a magnetic switch that can accept two power sources like two batteries, a battery and an ESC, or two ESC's. This gives you redundancy so you can be sure your model will keep
The RCGroups Podcast - XFC, FPV, MEX and more!
Jim T. Graham
We are back with another RC laden, fun filled podcast! Join Jim T. Graham, Jason Cole, Matt Gunn and Miss Ashley Rose to find out what's happening in RC this month!
9 Things to Like About the Southwest Fun Fly
Jim T. Graham
It's time to get excited about a new event that isn't just a ton of fun but also helps children!
GoPro HERO4 Session
The form factor has been reduced, but is it the aerodynamic fix for rc flying?
New Release! E-flite Carbon-Z T-28
The all new T-28 from E-flite is just the ticket for those wanting the performance and durability of the Carbon-Z Cub, but in that classic military trainer form that we've come to know and love with
New Release - E-Flite UMX F-16
The all new UMX F-16 Thunderbird features AS3X technology for smooth and predictable flying.
RCGroups Coverage - FliteFest 2015
RCGroups will have boots on the ground for FliteFest 2015, providing daily coverage.
Dazzler Series HV LiPo RX Packs - Taildragger RC
These 15C RX packs from Taildragger RC are just the ticket for high amp-draw HV servos.
Futaba S.Bus Installation - Video Tutorial
Futaba's S.Bus technology allows for clean wiring inside a fuselage and additional programming options for S.Bus capable servos. Check out this video tutorial to learn more.
Flight Line Hobby Starter Battery Box
The Starter Battery Box or SBB is a laser cut plywood kit that you assemble and finish...
RCGroups Place of the Month - Johnson City Radio Controllers
Check out the RCGroups.com RC place of the month!
Super-G Autogyro EPO 1080mm
A New Gyro-Copter Hits The Market.
Hobbico Name That Pilot Contest
Welcome to the Hobbico Name That Pilot Contest. Hobbico has graciously offered up the Great Planes Extra 300SP EP 50" ARF airplane as the grand prize...
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Beginner Training Area (Aircraft-Electric)
Giant Electric Planes
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RC Airliners (Commercial, Cargo, Troop Carrier)
Scale Kit/Scratch Built
Scratchbuilt Indoor and Micro Models
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Electric Ducted Fan Jet Talk
Large EDF Jets
Micro EDF Jets and Power Systems
Pusher Prop Jet Models
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Fuel Power Events
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Fuel Plane Talk
3D / Fun Fly Fuel Planes
Beginner Training Area (Fuel)
Classic Pattern Flying
Giant Scale Airplanes
Scale Fuel Planes
Aircraft - Fuel - Jets
Fuel Jet Talk
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Vintage & Old-Timer Designs
UAV - Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
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The Builders Workshop
Painting and Finishing Tips
Scale Drawings and Three Views
SPAD - Simple Plastic Airplane Designs
Your Plane Photos
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Official RCGroups Podcast
Flight Model's Mini Excellence
Phoenix Models Ryan STA GP/EP ARF 70.8" Review
Great Planes Extra 300SP EP - RCGroups Review
Phoenix Model's SBD DAUNTLESS
The Flitework Red Bull P-38 Lightning EP RxR ARF Review
Finishing tips needed.
Describe the components and circuit please
Hobby King Skipper/Joysway Dragonfly
*** Meet the Reapers, Titans, Gladiators and Hercs for combat or FPV***
Thunder Tiger 52 Four Stroke Questions
Freewing 90mm T-45 Goshawk
Power dilemma: 50lb SUper constellation
Eflite SAFE RX in another plane
New Durafly P-40N
Why are there no park flyer sized F3A looking Pattern Ships?
Dx7 3 position flap switch help!
Three crashes within half hour, because of 2.4ghz lost signal.
FrSky X9E - Tray Radio - Taranis
Best beginner RC plane?
Spektrum DX6, DX7, DX9, DX18G2 and DX18T Questions and Answers not in the manual !
Durafly EFX Racers - Owners Thread
New 90mm design, need your input for color scheme
Official Info: Jeti 2.4GHz Duplex Radio & Telemetry Systems, Firmware Updates….
Freewing DeHavilland Mosquito
Battery Question, appreciate the help
DX6 flap setup
3DHS Fly Low Thread - (frequently off topic)
Premier Aircraft QQ Extra 300
FrSky Taranis - 16 Channels, Full Telemetry, RSSI
More accurate brand chargers (eg. balance accuracy)
RCM plans, FREE!!!!
The Multiplex EasyStar II ...
Spektrum DX18 Gen 2
It's Official: E-Flite NEW CarbonZ T-28 Trojan
Freewing 90mm F-16 Fighting Falcon
Model Diesel Engines
Need name for Q500...
Lanxiang models twin 70mm PakFa T-50 aka SU-50
Ziroli Stuka with Dive Siren
Seattle/Renton/Bellevue/Kent Area 3DHS or just 3D Pilots
New 70mm F-117 with retracts!
Merlin engine exhaust
Detrum 500KV motor<<<<<<<
Hanger 9 F4U Corsair 60 w/Retracts ARF
BALSA USA 80" EINDECKER with ENGINE
Castle Creations Edge Lite 50 w/ CC BEC pro (ver2)
Turnigy nano-tech 130mah 1S 25C Lipo x 5
New Boscam RX-LCD5802 7" 5.8GHz Diversity LCD Screen Monitor
Like new, never used Ember 2 RTF
NIB Fly Fly FF1-103 Air retract System complete
45CM Servo Lead Extensions (Futaba) 26AWG 10pcs
RARE Super Aeromaster
Dragon link system with 2 micro receivers
SF Super Chipmonk, ARF, Mint in Box
Inferno F3AI acrobatic model. Formoplast Czech Republic
AR8000 w/ Sat Quick Sale
FMA Multi-Port Safe Parallel board
Castle Creations Quick Connect
Venom 6s 3600mah 6s "brand new"
New "Zero Hour" HET 2W-18/WeMo 5 blade Mini
(2) Turnigy nano-tech 2650mah 4S 35~70C Lipo Pack s
PULSE 4000Mah 2s Lipo Rx battery
10 Rolls of 1in x 5 yards 3M Blenderm Tape
Dubro Tru-Spin Prop Propeller Balancer for Plane Multirotor and Helicopter
3w 60 NEW
brand new Quantum 4120-1100kv
4mm Gold Connectors 10pairs
Robbe Flying Boat NIB plus 2 servos....
NIB 3 1/2" Trexler Wheels
6mm Sprung Gold Connectors (10pair/20pc)
Servo Plug Wing Harness (GET 2 FREE)
Nib fox 74 eagle
Phoenix Flight Sim
Hangar 9 Cap 232 Ultra ARF NIB
NIP Welders Glue-2 pack
Vintage. KYOSHO, T.M.H.K, EUREKA, C-124 Globemaster kit
New Radian Pro PNP w/ Extras
NIP Saito Fuel Filter
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