Originally Posted by foamflyer
Yeah, but that was a long time ago. That was then - this is now.
Yeah, the fact that high-quality, truly RTF, affordable aircraft are readily available means that every years produces a fresh batch of newbies. Not that that's a bad thing of course; I was a n00b at one point too but that's back in the glow-powered days, or what I like to call "the dark years".