Re: What's a good R/C helicopter kit for a newbie ???
"John Banks" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Century helis are by far the best helicopters in the whole wide world.
> You'd be foolish not to buy one.
> DO NOT touch Thunder Tiger....THEY SUCK! They don't fly very good at all.
> Very very rubbishy really.
> CENTURY - HELIS FIT FOR JEHOVAH!
I think we should start a movement back to fixed pitch helis with no gyros &
4 channel radios - fundamentalist helis!
> "TJM" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > Hi all,
> > I am interested in joining the R/C helicopter hobby, but I am a total
> > beginner and dont know where to start. Would it be better to take a
> > tutorial at the local hobby club to learn how to fly & maintain a heli,
> > should I just buy one and learn on my own? Are there any good videos or
> > software that make learning easier? Can anyone recommend a cheap
> > heli (under $1000)?
> > Also, I have future aspirations to own & pilot a real helicopter....do
> > helis teach you the fundamentals to fly a real whirly bird?
> > Thanks for all your help,
> > TJM