Posted by ChinoDiablo |
May 07, 2013 @ 12:58 AM | 6,184 Views
As of June 22, 2013:
Hobby King Mini Swift, A+, fast in 2s, crazy fast on 3s
Hobby King Mini Bonsai, A++, great wing
Hobby King Tek Sumo, B+ (need speedier setup)
ParkZone SE5a, A+/C-, was great before I crashed it.
Multiplex Merlin, A+, Great Flyer, fast & sure. Needs firewall work.
Ares Gamma 370, A++, added flaps and lights. Love it.
UMX Beast 3D, A++, fun fun fun.
GP Sopwith Camel EP, B+, Slow Flyer, looks great, love the tail wheel mod.
E-Flite L4 Grasshopper, soon to be acquired from Pontius Pilate. edit: LOVE THIS PLANE, especially on 3s
E-Flite Mini Ultra Stick, A+++, Fabulous plane. G-Force 480 motor. Love it!
UMX Mig15, A, great flyer, on #2 ($69 Horizon fire sale)
UMX Carbon Cub, A-/B+, mine is beat to hell
UM Polecat, B-, slow, noisy, short flight times
Great Planes Super Chipmunk EP, A-, first balsa plane... finally starting to enjoy it with a bigger/stronger motor.
FMS T-28, 800mm, A-, added flaps, flies great, front steering rebuilt with steel.
~Hobby King Tiger Moth, C-, low power, high drag, not fun. soon to be retired.
~Hobby King Mini P51D, A++ added rudder. Great cheap plane
~Hobby King AXN Clouds Fly, B, great in the wind. Noisy. Now Retired, parts used in other planes. I can rebuild it one day.
No more Hobby King planes.
Updated October 2, 2013
Gone: UMX CC and Multiplex Merlin.
Both went bye-bye on fly about.
Hobby King Retro Pioneer WW1 vintage single wing
Hobby King Super Kinetic... (Merlin replacement)