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Some more stuff
| Jul 11, 2013 @ 07:24 AM | 2,588 Views
UMX Spitfire with AS3X
1SQ Vcam with nano QX FC
Flip FPV quad is done!
New stuff this summer
| Jul 01, 2013 @ 05:22 PM | 2,584 Views
New UMX's this year both with AS3X
Mig 15 EDF
Blade Nano CPX - 3 of them
New FPV Quad
Flip-FPV camo + Naza V2 + GPS = Goodness
| Jul 01, 2013 @ 05:17 PM | 2,549 Views
Seems like a cheaper DSM2 RX
Naza M V2 + GPS
| May 29, 2013 @ 09:26 AM | 4,714 Views
Just got the Naza V2 + GPS installed... Works great
Spring 2013 - YES!
| May 13, 2013 @ 07:45 PM | 4,858 Views
Stared 2013 off right... DX8 with AR8000/AR600/AR600/AR400 and telemetry
Also picked up a Radian Pro
New Losi 1/24 scale RC cars!
| Apr 21, 2012 @ 05:59 PM | 3,785 Views
I have Losi Madness!!!
I bought a few new RC cars this spring, I am also doing my rc dirt track in my yard for 1/24 ~ 1/18 scale
Brushless 1/24 scale Losi SCT I bought two of these, they rock
Brushless 1/24 scale Losi Rally I bought two of these, they rock also, but ground clearance could be an issue on rough terrain.
Losi Trail Trekker, by far the coolest micro climber, I got 2 of these also, I have created a few courses and should get some pictures uploaded.
| Apr 21, 2012 @ 04:08 PM | 3,131 Views
Got a few more boats...
Venom Segad Gas 58"
Aquacraft Vela (2nd one)
Billings Boats Coast Guard MLB 44
Spring 2012 year of the boats!
| Feb 20, 2012 @ 11:10 AM | 3,126 Views
Got a couple of water craft for this Summer!
Venom King Of Shaves P1, Out-runner brushless motor
Venom King Of Shaves C1 Out-runner brushless motors modified with Venom Red Anodized CNC Propellers
Aquacraft Mini Alligator Tours Air boat (converted to Brushless, oh my, it hauls)
Aquacraft Vela 1 meter sailboat (ended up buying two of these Great boats)
Thunder Tiger Neptune SB-1 Static Diving Submarine
Kyosho Seawind - Stolen at mendon park 100 acre pond. - replaced with two Pro Boat's Westward's Great boats.. both were....
Pro Boat WestWard
Kyosho Fortune 612 Sailboat
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Just waiting for Summer time!
Early Spring 2012 - YES!!
| Feb 06, 2012 @ 09:14 AM | 3,428 Views
Looks like the winter is mostly over and Spring in around the corner.
Looking forward to another year of RC fun...
Got the HPI Baja 5T last year to go along with my HPI Baja 5B SS, I have some mods done over the winter, looking forward to playing this summer with them.
I will be doing more FPV'ing . got a couple new toys and ideas
Got Nitro! - I Did!
| Jan 21, 2011 @ 09:03 AM | 3,775 Views
Update - I have sold these off, i just did not care for them, short run time and a PIA to start even with starting Wand, these cars were Exceed Rc / NitroRCX cars, just not worth it.
I bought 2 HPI RS4's and couldn't be any happier, the difference is night and day, starts with 3 pulls all the time, both are great cars.
------ First post ----- before trying them
Well Dec was my B-day and Xmas all together, I was lucky enough to get a couple of RC 1/16 Scale Nitro Buggies (x1) and Trucks (x2)
I did spend a couple days outside doing the Nitro engine break ins, but the winter here is too harsh for anything else.
Looking forward to spring time when I get to work on my outdoor track.
| Nov 14, 2010 @ 04:41 PM | 4,129 Views
UPDATE - got a new Vtx &Vrx and that has solved the problem, my first unit was DOA.
I have been working on my FPV project and now that winter is here, I'll have the extra time to play and improve my setups.
Goggles - Headplay video glasses capable of HD resolutions
TX - TR1012 1200Mhz Locked to 1280Mhz
RX - R1200-STD High Sensitivity 1200Mhz Receiver
Camera - WDR600 Very High Res OSD Color Camera 550 Lines SONY Super HAD II
TX - 2.4Ghz Transmitter
RX - 2.4Ghz 4 channel Receiver
Camera - CMOS with Audio (I have purchased a wide angle lens to try)
Another Winter 2010
| Nov 14, 2010 @ 04:30 PM | 3,988 Views
As we get closer to winter, I start to get ready for projects and stuff I put off during the year.
I started to build my Micro RC collection to play with around the house and yard over the summer.
Current Micro Line Up:
Sukhoi Su-26 Micro - Parkzone BNF
Ultra Micro J3 Cub - Parkzone BNF
P51D Mustang Micro - Parkzone BNF
Vapor - Parkzone BNF
Albatros - Flyzone
Blade mSR - E-Flite
Novus / Walkera Novus CP / 4G3 Double Brushless
Novus / Walkera Novus Sea Cobra US Marine colors / 4Q3
Micro Quad - Alien Air
DuraTrax Vendetta St - Red 16th scale
DuraTrax Vendetta St - Blue 16th scale
DuraTrax Cliff Climber - Green 14th scale
Team Losi Micro Truck - Red 36nd scale
Built an RC Dirt Track in the yard, for cars from 14th to 36th scale.
Vapor adds another to my PZ UM Planes
| Apr 23, 2010 @ 10:59 AM | 3,957 Views
Just got my PZ Vapor today...
Spring is in the air
| Mar 15, 2010 @ 08:03 PM | 4,418 Views
Playing with all the new micro stuff, planes and helicopters...
Parkzone Micro Piper Cub J-3
Parkzone Micro Sukhoi stunt plane
Parkzone Micro P-51
Digging out the old stuff and getting it ready for the Spring / Summer
and really looking forward to Spring/Summer this year.
Now where is that.......
| Dec 19, 2008 @ 07:33 PM | 4,688 Views
Messing around with Gyro rates on the Alien Air saucer.
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