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The Metal MaxBox by MaxAmps

The Metal MaxBox by MaxAmps

News By Jim T. Graham
Check out this new product from Maxamps!
HobbyKing's Tips Bench - How to Safely Store Your LiPos

HobbyKing's Tips Bench - How to Safely Store Your LiPos

Article By Jim T. Graham
Rob tells you everything you need to know about storing LiPos that will not only keep you safe; but also prolong your battery's cycle life.
RCBattery Lipo Contest!

RCBattery Lipo Contest!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Enter this contest for a chance to win an RCBattery 2200 3s lipo battery!
Superfly 2021 Event - Oct 1-3

Superfly 2021 Event - Oct 1-3

News By Jason Cole
Get ready for the Superfly 2021 event on October 1-3 in Dayton, TX. All aircraft are welcome and this is going to be a super fun event you don't want to miss.
MTRCCA Annual Fall Fly-in - Oct 1-2

MTRCCA Annual Fall Fly-in - Oct 1-2

News By Jason Cole
The Middle TN RC Clubs Association (MTRCCA) is pleased to announce that the 15th Annual Fall Fly-In will be held on Friday and Saturday, October 1st and 2nd, at the Cumberland Flyers' club field in
HobbyKing Tips - 3 STEPS TO DETERMINE IF YOUR LIPOS ARE SAFE

HobbyKing Tips - 3 STEPS TO DETERMINE IF YOUR LIPOS ARE SAFE

Article By Jim T. Graham
The most common questions we get regarding LiPo batteries are: “Is my LiPo battery safe to use?”, “How do I know if my LiPos are damaged beyond repair?”, and “How long will my LiPo batteries last?”
Fly In To Benefit Mary's Shelter - Alabama

Fly In To Benefit Mary's Shelter - Alabama

News By Jim T. Graham
Go to this fly-in for a good cause!
Wings Over Springs Charity Electric Fly-In 2021

Wings Over Springs Charity Electric Fly-In 2021

Article By Jim T. Graham
The Holly Springs Skyhawks Radio Control Group (HSSRCG - AMA charter #5291) hosted their fourth annual charity event, Wings Over Springs on Saturday, September 4, 2021, returning to the event scene
Wings for St. Jude 2021

Wings for St. Jude 2021

Article By Jim T. Graham
Whether you fly electric, gas or glow there is something for every pilot at Wings. Come and join us for a weekend of camaraderie, great weather and good ole’ flying fun in support of St. Jude
Horizon - RC Fest 2021

Horizon - RC Fest 2021

News By Jim T. Graham
The Horizon RC Fest is a hands-on, fun-focused RC celebration for the entire family. RC Fest is the largest gathering of radio-controlled
RCBattery.com Birthday Sale!

RCBattery.com Birthday Sale!

News By Jim T. Graham
Check out a great sale from a great RC company - RCBattery.com!
ESC  Heat Exchangers

ESC Heat Exchangers

Article By Jim T. Graham
Here is another DIY from our own Charlie Fite!
6th Annual Great Lakes Event

6th Annual Great Lakes Event

Article By Jim T. Graham
This will be the 6th annual great lakes event it was born as the AJ-Fly-in it has grown to greatly.
2021 US Pattern Nationals - Andrew Jesky

2021 US Pattern Nationals - Andrew Jesky

Article By Jim T. Graham
Here is a great feature by Andrew Jesky about the Pattern Nationals with photos as a bonus!
FliteFest 2021 Photo Coverage!

FliteFest 2021 Photo Coverage!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Enjoy these great flight shots by Steve Niezgoda!
MEFF 2021 Photo Coverage

MEFF 2021 Photo Coverage

Article By Jim T. Graham
The photos from MEFF 2021 are coming in! Thanks to Karen!
Meff 2021

Meff 2021

Article By Jim T. Graham
Hang out with the cool kids at MEFF! This is one of the premiere RC events that includes all different sorts of radio control.
Red White & Blue Fun Fly

Red White & Blue Fun Fly

Article By Jim T. Graham
The Big Sky R/C club is hosting this great event in June!
Triple Tree Aerodrome Fall 2021 Save the Dates

Triple Tree Aerodrome Fall 2021 Save the Dates

Article By Jim T. Graham
On behalf of Mr. Pat and our volunteers, we are excited to have all our friends back to enjoy the magic that can only be found at Triple Tree!
Coffee Airfoilers Warbird Event July 17-18

Coffee Airfoilers Warbird Event July 17-18

News By Jason Cole
Get ready for a weekend filled with warbird fun in Tullahoma, TN at the Coffee Airfoilers field.
SuperFly R/C Event Info

SuperFly R/C Event Info

Article By Jim T. Graham
SuperFly is coming!! Get your disco shoes!
Innov8tive Designs Tempest ESC's and BEC's

Innov8tive Designs Tempest ESC's and BEC's

News By Jason Cole
A brand-new line of power system products is now available from Innov8tive Designs
Team Horizon Heli Tutorial - Ethan Ater - Learning the basics of Orientation

Team Horizon Heli Tutorial - Ethan Ater - Learning the basics of Orientation

Article By Jason Cole
Blade Helicopters and Team Horizon Hobby Heli Pilot Ethan Ater got together to start a video series to help out new pilots. The first video which I'll post below will help you learn the basics of
Extreme Flight Music City Flight Fest Event Coverage

Extreme Flight Music City Flight Fest Event Coverage

Article By Jim T. Graham
Checkout to the photos from the Extreme Flight event!
Extreme Flight - Scorpion Tribunus ESC

Extreme Flight - Scorpion Tribunus ESC

Article By Jim T. Graham
Check out the new ESC line from Extreme Flight...
Powerbox-Systems - DigiSwitch V2

Powerbox-Systems - DigiSwitch V2

Article By Jim T. Graham
The PowerBox DigiSwitch V2 is the second generation of the PowerBox Digi- Switch, which is well-known throughout the world.
Triple Tree Aerodrome March 2021 Update

Triple Tree Aerodrome March 2021 Update

Article By Jim T. Graham
News from Triple Tree!
The Pilot Ryan All Electric Fly In - Mulberry, FL May 12-16

The Pilot Ryan All Electric Fly In - Mulberry, FL May 12-16

News By Jason Cole
Mark your calendars and get ready for 5 days of electric aircraft only fun down in Mulberry, FL.
EC135 Scratch Build

EC135 Scratch Build

Article By g monkey
Here is a build thread on the T3 EC135 heli!
OMPHobby M1 RC Helicopters are Back in Stock

OMPHobby M1 RC Helicopters are Back in Stock

News By Jason Cole
The OMPHobby M1 RC Heli is the baby brother to the M2. It's much better suited to indoor flying, which is perfect right now as it is nasty outside in much of the country
MAMBA X-Series Firmware Revision History

MAMBA X-Series Firmware Revision History

Article By Jim T. Graham
Get info on how to update your Mamba ESCs...
Toledo R/C Swap Meet, Auction and Fun Fly 2021

Toledo R/C Swap Meet, Auction and Fun Fly 2021

Article By Jim T. Graham
This well-known, two-day experience will take place on April 9 and April 10 at the Seagate Convention Centre, located in Toledo, Ohio.
Extreme Flight Music City Flight Fest

Extreme Flight Music City Flight Fest

Article By Jim T. Graham
Join the Extreme Team in Tullahoma!
HobbyKing Firefox C129 4ch Flybarless Micro RC Helicopter

HobbyKing Firefox C129 4ch Flybarless Micro RC Helicopter

Article By Jason Cole
This palm-sized micro helicopter is packed full of features to help make it fun and relatively easy to fly.
SAD 3D Festival January 28-31, 2021

SAD 3D Festival January 28-31, 2021

News By Jason Cole
If you need an excuse to go to a warmer location, then here you go! The SAD 3D Festival is taking place in 2 weeks on Jan 28-31 in Tucson, Arizona.
Y'all Come to the 15 Annual T.I.N.Y. March 5, 6, and 7th 2021!!!

Y'all Come to the 15 Annual T.I.N.Y. March 5, 6, and 7th 2021!!!

Article By aeronot
Well we made it to 15! Can you believe it? It has been a great run for all of us that enjoy indoor flying. This event has survived the years because of all you that attend and spend your precious
Perry 2021 CANCELED

Perry 2021 CANCELED

News By Jim T. Graham
COVID causes cancelation of the 2021 Southeastern Model Show.
Triple Tree - 2021 Frosty Dog

Triple Tree - 2021 Frosty Dog

Article By Jim T. Graham
Event info for the Triple Tree Frosty Dog...
What the Heck Wednesday - Turbine Helicopter Crash

What the Heck Wednesday - Turbine Helicopter Crash

Article By Jason Cole
This week on What the Heck Wednesday we have a turbine powered RC helicopter kicking up some dust on impact.
Ice House Fly-In 2020!

Ice House Fly-In 2020!

Article By Jim T. Graham
The Texas folks are prepping for another killer Apache Pass event! Here are the details...
Horizon Hobby Spektrum Smart Technology ESCs and RXs Review

Horizon Hobby Spektrum Smart Technology ESCs and RXs Review

Review By kingsflyer
Horizon has recently announced that Spektrum Smart Technology has expanded and is now available in their new line of Avian and Firma ESCs as well as in their new line of telemetry receivers.
ArmSafe Arming Kit - RCGroups.com Review

ArmSafe Arming Kit - RCGroups.com Review

Review By Nikolei Zinsli
With electric models now commonplace, safety is a growing concern for motors that can spin up without warning.
XK K124 EC145 RTF Helicopter from Tmart.com

XK K124 EC145 RTF Helicopter from Tmart.com

Review By DismayingObservation
Beautiful scale details combine with a flybarless flight system and brushless power in a terrific pint-sized package.
Gartt GT 450L RC Helicopter

Gartt GT 450L RC Helicopter

Review By ndfly700
The Gartt GT 450L is a helicopter in the 450 class that follows in the footsteps of the previous GT 450 helicopters. This list of improvements is dramatically increased from the other 450s in the
Heli-Max 200 FP V-Cam 2.4GHz RTF w/LED & Camera Review

Heli-Max 200 FP V-Cam 2.4GHz RTF w/LED & Camera Review

Review By Michael Heer
Lights, Camera and Action are all included in the new Heli-Max 200 FP V-Cam RTF kit from Heli-Max. This reviewer got the helicopter he has been wanting!
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