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RCGroups Coverage of the 2016 WATTS Over Owatonna Event

RCGroups Coverage of the 2016 WATTS Over Owatonna Event

Article By Mean Joe Vermillion
Mean Joe Braves the heat and gets some great footage of the 2016 WATTS Electric Fly-In!
EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016

EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016

Article By Jim T. Graham
The EAA AirVenture is just around the corner, July 25-31, 2016! RCGroups will be there taking photos and shooting vids!
RCG Place of the Month - AMA Headquarters

RCG Place of the Month - AMA Headquarters

News By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is the AMA Headquarters in Muncie, IN. This is one of the largest R/C playgrounds in the world...
HobbyKing Estrella 50E - RCGroups Review

HobbyKing Estrella 50E - RCGroups Review

Review By kevin
Reviewer Kevin Petrilla takes this balsa sport aerobat for a test flight.
HobbyKing Super-G PNF Autogyro Review, Part Two

HobbyKing Super-G PNF Autogyro Review, Part Two

Review By DismayingObservation
It's been a long time coming, but a reborn and properly prepped model results in some of the most fun flying imaginable.
CARDS Field 2016 Giant Scale Fly-in - RCGroups Coverage

CARDS Field 2016 Giant Scale Fly-in - RCGroups Coverage

Article By Mean Joe Vermillion
Come in and check out Mean Joe's coverage of the 2016 CARDS Field Giant Scale Fly-in!
RCGroups Coverage of the 2016 Air Supremacy Over Elkhart Event

RCGroups Coverage of the 2016 Air Supremacy Over Elkhart Event

Article By Mean Joe Vermillion
Mean Joe doing what he does in Elkhart!
Two New RCGroups Podcasts!

Two New RCGroups Podcasts!

News By Jim T. Graham
More RC podcast goodness to listen to while your driving or working in the shop! We talk about RC news, events, reviews and things we are into. I usually throw in a story or two for fun as well!
Legend Models - VQ SBD-5 Dauntless 30cc  ARF - RCGroups Review

Legend Models - VQ SBD-5 Dauntless 30cc ARF - RCGroups Review

Review By tailskid2
Very few planes have the character and history of WWII that the Dauntless has. RCGroups reviewer Jerry Festa takes this iconic warbird for a test dive!
Barnstormers Over Champaign - Event

Barnstormers Over Champaign - Event

Article By Jason Cole
Get your giant scale planes ready and prepare yourself for Barnstormers Over Champaign...
Two New Airplanes from Dromida

Two New Airplanes from Dromida

News By Matt Gunn
Hobbico's Dromida line of quads and vehicles sees two new additions in the form of EPO airplanes.
The Scorpion Portable USB Charger

The Scorpion Portable USB Charger

News By Jim T. Graham
Scorpion has a new portable solution for your camera or any device that uses a USB port.
Great Planes Zero Sport Fighter ARF - RCGroups Review

Great Planes Zero Sport Fighter ARF - RCGroups Review

Review By Mean Joe Vermillion
Mean Joe Checks out the Great Planes Zero Sport Fighter ARF! This 56" fighter is a great performer without the "warbird tendencies".
Skywing Laser 260 ARF- RCGroups Review

Skywing Laser 260 ARF- RCGroups Review

Review By DismayingObservation
One of the most highly regarded brands in the world is now easier to obtain here in the US. We have Banggood.com to thank for that.
SIG Rascal 8 Unboxing

SIG Rascal 8 Unboxing

Article By Nikolei Zinsli
The classic SIG Rascal, but bigger! Check out what comes in the box.
RCG Event Coverage - Thursday Nats Update!

RCG Event Coverage - Thursday Nats Update!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Miss Ashley shares her Nats experience and photos with us! The weather challenge for Thursday was fog!
Opale Oxy Hybrid 3 Wing

Opale Oxy Hybrid 3 Wing

News By Jason Cole
Opale recently announced a new hybrid wing with a 4M span and a new color scheme that looks awesome in the air....
Wing Helper 1.2.1 - 3D CAD Program for RC Airplanes Released

Wing Helper 1.2.1 - 3D CAD Program for RC Airplanes Released

Article By Jim T. Graham
Wing Helper is a 3D CAD program for RC airplanes. Wing Helper focuses on the definition of the main wing.
Wed. Nats! RCG Event Coverage

Wed. Nats! RCG Event Coverage

Article By Jim T. Graham
It's day two at the Nationals and Miss Ashley Rose is reporting in! They didn't let a little rain get in their way!!
HobbyKing Night Walrus - RCGroups Review

HobbyKing Night Walrus - RCGroups Review

Review By IFLYOS
A night flying twist on a popular model results in a great addition to your hangar!
Phoenix Model Stinson Reliant ARF - RCGroups Review

Phoenix Model Stinson Reliant ARF - RCGroups Review

Review By Michael Heer
The Phoenix Stinson Reliant is a beautiful reproduction model of this classic plane. Learn all about her in this review by Michael Heer.
RCGroups Event Coverage - U.S. Nationals!

RCGroups Event Coverage - U.S. Nationals!

Article By Jim T. Graham
RCGroups.com very own Miss Ashley is in Muncie covering the 2016 Nats! Watch for daily coverage from this event!!
RCGroups Coverage of the 2016 Battle Creek Field Of Flight Airshow

RCGroups Coverage of the 2016 Battle Creek Field Of Flight Airshow

Article By Mean Joe Vermillion
Whether it's full-scale or r/c, we always love an airshow! Mean Joe was on the Ground in Battle Creek this Holiday Weekend. Check out his incredible photo and video coverage!
Force RC LED Firefly PNP Review

Force RC LED Firefly PNP Review

Review By Jason Cole
The LED Firefly is a sport plane with a large wing and unconventional roll control and has LED lights for night flying fun...
Hobbyking Prime Jet Pro - Glue-N-Go Series Foam Board Kit

Hobbyking Prime Jet Pro - Glue-N-Go Series Foam Board Kit

News By Jason Cole
HobbyKing just came out with a new foam board pusher jet called the Prime Jet Pro...
Great Planes Zero GP/EP - RCGroups Unboxing Review

Great Planes Zero GP/EP - RCGroups Unboxing Review

Article By Mean Joe Vermillion
Hey Gang! Here is the unboxing video for the upcoming review of the Great Planes Zero GP/EP ARF!
RCG Place of the Month - Toowoomba Amateur Radio Model Aero Club

RCG Place of the Month - Toowoomba Amateur Radio Model Aero Club

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is the Toowoomba Amateur Radio Model Aero Club or TARMAC for short...
Three Giant Warbirds From Top RC Model

Three Giant Warbirds From Top RC Model

News By Jim T. Graham
Tower Hobbies presents these giant-scale warbirds that have plenty of scale details and are backed with Hobbico's support system.
Product Spotlight: Laines Planes Desktop Tool Organizer

Product Spotlight: Laines Planes Desktop Tool Organizer

Article By Mean Joe Vermillion
Here is a quick glance at this awesome Desktop Tool Organizer from Laines Planes.com!
SIG Somthin' Extra Unboxing!

SIG Somthin' Extra Unboxing!

Review By Mean Joe Vermillion
Here is a quick unboxing video of the SIG Somthin' Extra EG
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