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Top 10 Reasons Why I Love RC Flying

Top 10 Reasons Why I Love RC Flying

Article By Jason Cole
The Radio Controlled Hobby is the best hobby in the world. Read on below to find out my Top 10 Reasons for Why I Love RC Flying.
Empire Hobby - Flysight ViewOptix HD Google - HDMI/DVR

Empire Hobby - Flysight ViewOptix HD Google - HDMI/DVR

Review By Jim T. Graham
Check out the next evolution of an FPV headset/goggle many of us already know and love. The ViewOptix has a lot of additional features we have been asking for!
Strengthen Our RC Hobby!

Strengthen Our RC Hobby!

News By Jim T. Graham
It has been my personal goal this year to do everything we can to help strengthen the hobby and shine a light on all things RC. Read on to find out what you can do.
1/8 NOTORIOUS 6S BLX Classic Stunt Truck RTR

1/8 NOTORIOUS 6S BLX Classic Stunt Truck RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
For the ARRMA 1/8-scale NOTORIOUS 4WD, back flips, front flips, and extended wheelies are all a snap to perform.
Riverine Patrol Boat 22" RTR

Riverine Patrol Boat 22" RTR

News By Jim T. Graham
Modeled after the US Navy's River Command Boat used to guard rivers and the coast, the Pro Boat® 22-inch Riverine Patrol Boat is designed to make true military enthusiasts smile.
HobbyKing Sale is Going On!

HobbyKing Sale is Going On!

News By Jim T. Graham
The folks at HK are having a sale. Here is the info!
RCG Place of the Month - CARDS Field

RCG Place of the Month - CARDS Field

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is CARDS Field located in Grand Ledge, Michigan. CARDS stands for Capitol Area Radio Drone Squadron and this club has been around for quite some time, since 1970 actually.
Flex Innovation Sale!

Flex Innovation Sale!

News By Jim T. Graham
The fine folks at Flex Innovations are having a summer sale!
Horizon Hobby Hangar 9 Ultra Stick 30cc - RCGroups Review

Horizon Hobby Hangar 9 Ultra Stick 30cc - RCGroups Review

Review By kingsflyer
Mike McDougall tackles the new Hangar 9 Ultra Stick 30cc from Horizon Hobby. Master modeler Ali Machinchy updated the venerable Ultra Stick design and worked his magic to infuse this newest Stick with
Rage "Golden Age Series" Spirit of St. Louis - RCGroups Review

Rage "Golden Age Series" Spirit of St. Louis - RCGroups Review

Review By IFLYOS
The Rage Spirit of St. Louis: Comes Ready-To-Fly and has great looks. Follow along as I discover what this plane is capable of!
3D Printed Tiny Boat!

3D Printed Tiny Boat!

News By Jason Cole
Check out this 3D Printed Tiny Boat project that you can make at home.
MultiRotorMania Drone Frames Are Sticking Around

MultiRotorMania Drone Frames Are Sticking Around

News By Jason Cole
It was sad to see the one stop FPV and Drone shop MultiRotorMania close down. After the closing MRM received many messages from customers and not wanting to see the MRM name gone for good, they
Graupner mz-32 - 32 Channel HoTT Telemetry Radio - RCGroups Review

Graupner mz-32 - 32 Channel HoTT Telemetry Radio - RCGroups Review

Review By Nikolei Zinsli
Introducing Graupner's new flagship radio, the mz-32.
Extreme Flight Cajun Huckfest - 2018

Extreme Flight Cajun Huckfest - 2018

News By Jim T. Graham
The Aeromodelers Of Acadiana and Extreme Flight RC have teamed up for a great event!
Esprit - Element 3.5E F5J/ALES Electric Sailplane (ARF)

Esprit - Element 3.5E F5J/ALES Electric Sailplane (ARF)

News By Jim T. Graham
Here is a new sailplane option for Limited Motor Run or Altitude Limited Electric Soaring from Espirt!
Johnathan Jennings Joins Team MKS!

Johnathan Jennings Joins Team MKS!

News By Jim T. Graham
MKS is proud to announce it has a new team member!
Giant Flying LEGO Helicopter - Video!

Giant Flying LEGO Helicopter - Video!

News By Jason Cole
This iconic LEGO helicopter is the stuff of legend. It's a model of the 6396 International Jetport, but this one is 10 times the size of the original set. YouTuber ajw61185 is the mind behind this
E-flite Mini Convergence VTOL

E-flite Mini Convergence VTOL

News By Jason Cole
The original Convergence from Horizon Hobby is a cool unique aircraft with automated VTOL capabilities. It made it easy to hover like a drone or fly like an airplane and now you can do all that with a
H-King SkySword 70mm EDF Jet

H-King SkySword 70mm EDF Jet

News By Jim T. Graham
The streamlined looks and elegant lines show that this plane is built for speed. It comes with a 70mm 12-blade EDF fan to provide that realistic jet sound.
New Venom Drive Surface Batteries

New Venom Drive Surface Batteries

News By Jason Cole
Venom just updated their surface batteries for cars, trucks and boats with over 50 new packs available.
TailDragger RC - RC Gadgetz Edge 540

TailDragger RC - RC Gadgetz Edge 540

News By Jim T. Graham
Chad has some news about the new Edge 540!
Opale Paramotor Camo H2.6 Wing

Opale Paramotor Camo H2.6 Wing

News By Jason Cole
Last month Opale announced a new version with a larger wingspan, the Camo H2.6. The 2.6 has a 144" span with a hybrid design that mixes single skin and double skin cells to provide easy launching,
House Mountain Huckfest 2018!

House Mountain Huckfest 2018!

News By Jim T. Graham
The House Mountain crew are at it again!
Spirit GeoLink

Spirit GeoLink

News By Jim T. Graham
Spirit GeoLink is a unique module that helps with flying, learning and helps to prevent crashing. Stop being afraid about your model. Let the module do the job for you!
Admiral Panteleyev - Udaloy Class Destroyer 1:100

Admiral Panteleyev - Udaloy Class Destroyer 1:100

News By Jim T. Graham
Graupner has just released the Admiral Panteleyev. It’s a Russian ship and I guarantee that no collusion was involved getting it into the USA!
Mac Hodges Makes Forced Landing

Mac Hodges Makes Forced Landing

Article By Jim T. Graham
Mac Hodges is very well known to anyone that has attended SEFF or been to his RC flying field. On his way home from Oshkosh he had to land in a farmer's field!
Extreme Flight Championship V2 is Coming

Extreme Flight Championship V2 is Coming

News By Jason Cole
The Extreme Flight Championship (XFC) is coming back with a V2 in the name and it is going to be amazing.
One year of DLG

One year of DLG

Article By cjpace
Today makes one year of flying DLGs for me. I started with an awesome Go Mini built by Thomas at Armsoar and have been teaching myself along the way.
Flysky Nirvana Game Controller Style Radio

Flysky Nirvana Game Controller Style Radio

News By Jason Cole
Flysky's Nirvana is an open source radio system that is small, light and should appeal to younger pilots and those who want a lighter more portable full function radio.
Valvryn 25" F1 Tunnel Hull Self-Righting RTR (PRB08033)

Valvryn 25" F1 Tunnel Hull Self-Righting RTR (PRB08033)

News By Jim T. Graham
The Pro Boat Valvryn 25-inch Self-Righting F1 Tunnel is the best of all worlds. It offers the stability of a catamaran, the corner speed of a hydroplane, and the performance of an outboard.
New Executive Director of Triple Tree Aerodrome

New Executive Director of Triple Tree Aerodrome

Article By Jim T. Graham
Robb Williams, New Executive Director of Triple Tree Aerodrome.
RadioShack Makes a Comeback with HobbyTown USA

RadioShack Makes a Comeback with HobbyTown USA

News By Jason Cole
It was announced recently that RadioShack would be teaming up with major hobby retail chain HobbyTown USA to open up RadioShack Express outlets.
RCGroups Hosts Monthly Sailplane Contests

RCGroups Hosts Monthly Sailplane Contests

Article By Jason Cole
Find out how you can compete against other RCGroups users in the monthly Big Sky Contest.
Warbirds Over Mobile in Review 2018

Warbirds Over Mobile in Review 2018

Article By Jim T. Graham
A big thank you to Fritz for this great event review!
Quanum Cyclops Diversity DVR Goggle - RCGroups.com Review

Quanum Cyclops Diversity DVR Goggle - RCGroups.com Review

Review By Nikolei Zinsli
A budget FPV goggle with diversity and DVR could be what you've been waiting for.
Basher RockSta 1/24 4WS Mini Rock Crawler RTR With Metal Gears

Basher RockSta 1/24 4WS Mini Rock Crawler RTR With Metal Gears

News By Jason Cole
There's a new micro Basher RockSta and it now comes with metal gears. This 1/24 scale crawler is ready to tackle obstacles indoors or out and it is packed with great features that are usually only
Ozone RTF with SAFE Technology

Ozone RTF with SAFE Technology

News By Jim T. Graham
Achieve first-flight success with the Blade Ozone RTF. It brings an intimidation-free experience for new pilots looking for a multirotor trainer.
2018 USA F3J National Championship Event Coverage

2018 USA F3J National Championship Event Coverage

Article By Jason Cole
Highlights of the F3J Team Competition at the 2018 NATS.
Hoverpalooza 2K18!

Hoverpalooza 2K18!

News By Jim T. Graham
This is a week of great flying, friends, fun, food, fireworks.
2018 USA Unlimited National Championship Coverage

2018 USA Unlimited National Championship Coverage

Article By Jason Cole
Two days of NATS Photos covering the Unlimited TD Contest.
Horizon Hobby - Spektrum iX12 12-Channel DSMX Transmitter Review

Horizon Hobby - Spektrum iX12 12-Channel DSMX Transmitter Review

Review By Jim T. Graham
The ix12 is the next evolution in Spektrum transmitters. This TX features wifi, Bluetooth, a touch screen and much more! In this review, I show you all the features, include how-to videos and more!
Durafly SlowPoke Review

Durafly SlowPoke Review

Review By Jason Cole
We get our hands on the Durafly SlowPoke and take it to the field to see how it flys. Check out the full review below.
Horizon Hobby E-flite F-27 Evolution Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite F-27 Evolution Review

Review By Jim T. Graham
Join me as I build, bind, and fly the F-27 Evolution. We start out with some LOS sport flying and then we get serious with a 4s pack for some hyper-sonic FPV flights!
Horizon Hobby ParkZone F4F Wildcat 1.0m BNF Basic

Horizon Hobby ParkZone F4F Wildcat 1.0m BNF Basic

Review By Hiflyer
A simple parkflyer treatment of a WW2 classic that really delivers on fun
Horizon Hobby E-flite AT-6 Texan 1.5M BNF

Horizon Hobby E-flite AT-6 Texan 1.5M BNF

Review By Hiflyer
Quick building warbird trainer with exciting performance and flaps and retracts
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