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E-flite PT-17 1.1m BNF Basic with AS3X

E-flite PT-17 1.1m BNF Basic with AS3X

News By Matt Gunn
E-flite just introduced another warbird to add to their expanding lineup. The E-flite PT-17 1.1m is modeled after the Navy trainer used during WWII and comes with a 15-sized brushless and plenty of
Jets Over Kentucky - Event Coverage

Jets Over Kentucky - Event Coverage

Article By Jim T. Graham
Our partner site FlyingGiants.com was at Jets Over Kentucky. Here is the story and link to the photo coverage!
H-King Wargo YAK 55 EPP KIT

H-King Wargo YAK 55 EPP KIT

Article By Jason Cole
The H-King Wargo Yak55 just hit the market. It's an EPP 3D foamie and HobbyKing worked with 3D pilot Michael Wargo on the design.
Horizon Hobby E-flite Valiant 1.3m - RCGroups Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite Valiant 1.3m - RCGroups Review

Review By Mean Joe Vermillion
Horizon's new E-flite Valiant 1.3m airframe is perfect for that float fly-in you have been wanting to attend. Let's hit the water with Mean Joe and check it out!
New Hitec Chargers - Power Peak E7 and X2 High Power

New Hitec Chargers - Power Peak E7 and X2 High Power

News By Jason Cole
Hitec has been releasing battery chargers fast and furious lately giving you more choices and options than ever before. The two latest models to come across our desk is the Power Peak E7 and the X2
Mugen MTC1 Touring Car Kit

Mugen MTC1 Touring Car Kit

News By Matt Gunn
The new MTC1 will be released in late July after a year of extensive testing. Let's take a look at this 1/10th scale racer from Mugen.
Barnstormers Over Champaign - August 26-27

Barnstormers Over Champaign - August 26-27

News By Jason Cole
The Champaign County RC Club (CCRCC) is hosting the Barnstormers Over Champaign event on August 26th and 27th.
Flite Fest East 2017 - RCGroups Photo Flood

Flite Fest East 2017 - RCGroups Photo Flood

Article By Matt Gunn
Join editor Matt Gunn as he gives us the rundown from Friday at Flite Fest East.
BANAN HD Antenna for Connex Prosight HD System

BANAN HD Antenna for Connex Prosight HD System

News By Jason Cole
HD Video for FPV drones and planes is the future of the sport and the Connex ProSight was the first to market with a system that provides HD video with low latency designed for FPV flying. The stock
A Blast from the Past Vintage Fly-In - RCGroups Event Coverage

A Blast from the Past Vintage Fly-In - RCGroups Event Coverage

Article By Nikolei Zinsli
All that was missing was the crew cuts and classic cars at this vintage fly-in at RDRC in Raleigh, NC!
LetModel JS1 7M 1/3 Scale Sailplane

LetModel JS1 7M 1/3 Scale Sailplane

News By Jason Cole
Check out this latest scale sailplane from LetModel. It's a 7M JS1 and it is gorgeous!
Blade mCP S RC Helicopter With SAFE Technology

Blade mCP S RC Helicopter With SAFE Technology

News By ndfly700
The mCP S is a little bigger than the nano CP S and has a lot more power and agility you need for 3D flight.
1/12 4WD Barrage Doomsday 1.9 Scaler RTR

1/12 4WD Barrage Doomsday 1.9 Scaler RTR

Article By Jim T. Graham
An RC rig for the apocalypse! How would you like to have this to go to the grocery store in? The Doomsday has killer looks and cool features.
Tamiya Top Force 2017 4WD

Tamiya Top Force 2017 4WD

News By Matt Gunn
The Top Force is coming back again! This state-of-the-art racer for 1990's standards was available in '91, 2005, and now 2017. Let's take a quick look at the aerodynamic Tamiya Top Force!
Eachine EV800D 5.8Ghz FPV Goggle Review

Eachine EV800D 5.8Ghz FPV Goggle Review

Review By Jason Cole
We take a look at the Eachine EV800D 5.8Ghz FPV video goggles and see how they work.
RMRC STRIX Hangar

RMRC STRIX Hangar

Article By Jim T. Graham
The folks at ReadyMadeRC are always thinking of new ways to make our hobby better. Check out this Inductrix hangar!
HobbyKing SBD Dauntless EP-GP 1540mm (60.6") (ARF)

HobbyKing SBD Dauntless EP-GP 1540mm (60.6") (ARF)

News By Jason Cole
The HobbyKing SBD Dauntless is a great looking scale model with a 61" wingspan and some really nice touches that warbird fans will love.
RCGroups Product Spotlight of  RC Fueling Systems

RCGroups Product Spotlight of RC Fueling Systems

Review By Mean Joe Vermillion
RC Fueling Systems main goal is to offer affordable fueling systems, with quality parts, for all of your fueling needs. Let's check them out and see what they have to offer!
Wings Over Springs Electric Fly In and Swap Meet

Wings Over Springs Electric Fly In and Swap Meet

Article By Jason Cole
The Holly Springs Skyhawks Radio Control Group is hosting their inaugural event in conjunction with the Town Parks and Recreation department. It's an electric only fun fly and swap meet and proceeds
Turnigy TZ4 AWD Micro Touring Car V3 Drift Edition

Turnigy TZ4 AWD Micro Touring Car V3 Drift Edition

News By Matt Gunn
The re-designed TZ4 AWD comes with a laundry list of performance parts and upgrades! Let's take a quick look at this miniature drift chassis.
ReadyMadeRC STRIX Goblin - RCGroups Video Review

ReadyMadeRC STRIX Goblin - RCGroups Video Review

Review By Matt Gunn
Join editor Matt Gunn as he pilots this fast-flying plank from the ReadyMadeRC STRIX line of FPV aircraft.
Get Your $5 Back from the FAA

Get Your $5 Back from the FAA

Article By Jason Cole
If you registered with the FAA as a hobby model aircraft pilot after the free registration period, you can get your $5 back.
Pro Boat Veles 29 Brushless Catamaran RTR

Pro Boat Veles 29 Brushless Catamaran RTR

News By Matt Gunn
The Veles is a 29" catamaran with a powerful 2000kv motor that pushes it to speeds over 50 MPH. Let's take a quick look at this lime green cat!
Hitec RDX1 AC/DC Battery Charger/Discharger

Hitec RDX1 AC/DC Battery Charger/Discharger

News By Jim T. Graham
Hitec has a new tower charger that works with most battery chemistries and features an LCD screen. Read on to learn more!
The Blade Ultra Micro F-27 FPV BNF Basic Wing

The Blade Ultra Micro F-27 FPV BNF Basic Wing

News By Jim T. Graham
Winged FPV is on the rise and opens up FPV to those pilots out there that aren't into multirotors. Check out this take on an FPV wing from the fine folks at Blade!
Spektrum Focal DVR FPV Headset

Spektrum Focal DVR FPV Headset

Article By Jim T. Graham
If you have used the FatShark Focal headset you know it does everything well. Now there is the Focal with a built-in DVR!
Horizon Hobby/HobbyZone T-28 Trojan S RTF with SAFE

Horizon Hobby/HobbyZone T-28 Trojan S RTF with SAFE

Article By Matt Gunn
The all new Horizon Hobby/HobbyZone T-28 Trojan S RTF with SAFE has just been announced. Let's take a look at this bright yellow Trojan.
RiteWing Hardcore 44 FPV Race Wing Review

RiteWing Hardcore 44 FPV Race Wing Review

Review By Jason Cole
We build and fly the RiteWing Hardcore 44, a 44" fast FPV racing wing. This thing flys on rails and is a serious contender in the FPV race scene.
Tower Hobbies Uproar V2 GP/EP ARF Review

Tower Hobbies Uproar V2 GP/EP ARF Review

Review By kingsflyer
The Iconic Tower Hobbies Uproar Fun Fly kit has been updated to an Electric Friendly ARF with 3D capabilities. Gary Wright worked his magic once again and has infused even more FUN into the new Uproar
Scorpion Systems HKlll-5025-520 F3S Edition

Scorpion Systems HKlll-5025-520 F3S Edition

News By ndfly700
The new HKlll-5025-520 F3S Edition has a single strand 1.6mm winding for maximum efficiency and minimal resistance to provide crazy power with up to 16S for the avid helicopter speed racer.
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