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H-King Wargo Signature Edge 540T 15E Balsa/PP Foam - Product

H-King Wargo Signature Edge 540T 15E Balsa/PP Foam - Product

News By Jim T.
The Wargo Signature Edge 540T 3D is yet another incredible airplane in the series inspired by the renowned 3D pilot Michael Wargo.
Hobbyking LIVE

Hobbyking LIVE

News By Jim T.
Watch the rebroadcast of the first Hobbyking Live of 2022...
What the Heck Wednesday - Twin Engine Mishap

What the Heck Wednesday - Twin Engine Mishap

Article By Jason Cole
This week on What the Heck Wednesday we have an oldie, but a goodie submitted by rcbobp. It was filmed way back in 2007 and shows a twin engine Douglas A26 lining up for a maiden flight.
Horizon Battery Sale - Limited Time!

Horizon Battery Sale - Limited Time!

News By Jim T.
Horizon has some great battery deals going on...
New - Screenshield For Your TX

New - Screenshield For Your TX

News By Jim T.
Protect your transmitter screen...
Hobbyking -  Wargo Signature Series Edge 540T

Hobbyking - Wargo Signature Series Edge 540T

News By mtwargo
The Wargo Signature Edge 540T 3D is yet another incredible airplane in the series inspired by the renowned 3D pilot Michael Wargo. The Edge 540T was specifically designed for very precise 3D flying
New Wing Rack - RCPlaneStands.com

New Wing Rack - RCPlaneStands.com

News By Jim T.
Glen is at it again with a new plane carrier upgrade...
Mod Tech Monday - Turnigy Electric Skate Board Conversions

Mod Tech Monday - Turnigy Electric Skate Board Conversions

Article By Jim T.
Here are some Hobbyking tips for converting skate boards to electric...what?!!
Adding scale detail to the Dancing Wings Stearman

Adding scale detail to the Dancing Wings Stearman

Review By Hiflyer
This is a follow up to my review of the Dancing Wings Stearman showing the scale additions that I added to the basic build
Dancing Wings 1600mm Stearman PT-17

Dancing Wings 1600mm Stearman PT-17

Review By Hiflyer
A semi-scale all balsa and ply ARF of the iconic WWII era PT-17 trainer. In this case it is the N2S US Navy version.
Spektrum RC File Share Update

Spektrum RC File Share Update

Article By Jim T.
Now you can download many Spektrum firmware updates and model presets from one convenient location.
What the Heck Wednesday - Cockpit View Crash

What the Heck Wednesday - Cockpit View Crash

Article By Jason Cole
This week on What the Heck Wednesday we have a video of a Tower Hobbies Edge 540 with a camera in the cockpit providing a first person view of the crash at the end.
XFly-Model Sirius 80mm  EDF Sport Jet PNP

XFly-Model Sirius 80mm EDF Sport Jet PNP

Review By kevin
I first became aware of the Xfly-Model Sirius while browsing through the EDF jet threads on RCGroups. I instantly liked the lines of the Sirius but what’s not to like about an old school jet.
BattAir Plugin - Make Any Battery Smart

BattAir Plugin - Make Any Battery Smart

News By Jason Cole
I wanted to see what you guys think of the iSDT BattAir Plugin module. It's a little device that connects to the balance port of lipo batteries and turns them into smart batteries.
HobbyKing - Custom Spy Grand Tundra Plus

HobbyKing - Custom Spy Grand Tundra Plus

Article By Jim T.
Hobbyking mods the Grand Tundra Plus into a WWII plane!
RC Hot Air Balloon Information Series: Part 1

RC Hot Air Balloon Information Series: Part 1

Article By Jason Cole
Here is a great first video from Michael Balloon Builder if you are interested in getting started with RC hot air balloons.
Control Hobbies Holiday Coupons!

Control Hobbies Holiday Coupons!

News By Jim T.
Check out the coupons from Control Hobbies!
Horizon Hobby End of Year Deals!

Horizon Hobby End of Year Deals!

News By Jim T.
Check out these limited deals from Horizon Hobby!
Hobbyking Post Holiday Sale - 25%

Hobbyking Post Holiday Sale - 25%

News By Jim T.
The deals keep coming from HobbyKing!
What Did You Get for Christmas?

What Did You Get for Christmas?

Article By Jason Cole
Let's see what Santa brought ya this year.
PlanePrint EDF Seagull

PlanePrint EDF Seagull

News By Jason Cole
This is fantastic! PlanePrint has plans for this realistic looking Seagull model that can be made as a pure glider for slope soaring or to include an EDF unit for propulsion.
AMA Air Season Finale with Jim T. Graham of RC Groups

AMA Air Season Finale with Jim T. Graham of RC Groups

News By Jim T.
RCGroups takes over the AMA Youtube channel. Stand by as we shine a light on the hobby!
What the Heck Wednesday - Havoc XE Lawn Dart

What the Heck Wednesday - Havoc XE Lawn Dart

Article By Jason Cole
This week on What the Heck Wednesday we have a video of a Havoc XE that undergoes a repair and gets back in the air......briefly.
Video H-King Yak-11 Warbird - Product Profile

Video H-King Yak-11 Warbird - Product Profile

News By Jim T.
Rob unboxes and offers assembling tips on the H-King Yak-11 warbird!!
AMA Club Snapshot: Casa Grande RC Flyers, Casa Grande, AZ

AMA Club Snapshot: Casa Grande RC Flyers, Casa Grande, AZ

News By Jim T.
Check out a great RC club in Casa Grande, Arizona!
Florida eJet Fest International 2022

Florida eJet Fest International 2022

News By Jason Cole
It's time once again to get ready for the Florida eJet Fest International hosted by the Imperial R/C Club in Mulberry, FL.
What the Heck Wednesday - F18 Meets a Tree

What the Heck Wednesday - F18 Meets a Tree

Article By Jason Cole
This week on What the Heck Wednesday we have a video of an Art-Tech F18 EDF jet being flown in a small area with lots of trees around.
H-King (PNF) Yak-11 WW2 Warbird EPO 1450mm and Reno Racer!

H-King (PNF) Yak-11 WW2 Warbird EPO 1450mm and Reno Racer!

Article By Jim T.
Check out the Russian version and the Reno Racer version!
Hobbyking - Updated Rhino and ZIPPY Lipo Batteries

Hobbyking - Updated Rhino and ZIPPY Lipo Batteries

News By Jim T.
Check out the Rhino and Zippo lipo updates...
PowerBox Atom 18-Channel Radio

PowerBox Atom 18-Channel Radio

News By Jason Cole
Here's some info on the PowerBox Atom radio coming early next year.
RCPlaneStands.com Holiday Line-up!

RCPlaneStands.com Holiday Line-up!

News By Jim T.
Get the great stands while you can for the holiday season!
Buddy RC - Wowstick SD63 Cordless Electric Screwdriver With LED Light

Buddy RC - Wowstick SD63 Cordless Electric Screwdriver With LED Light

News By Jim T.
The Wowstick line of screwdrivers are a great 'bang for your buck' option! We go hands on and show you what you're getting!
FrSky 3-Axis CNC Gimbal Extender with Magnetic Hall Effect Sensor for MC12 Gimbal

FrSky 3-Axis CNC Gimbal Extender with Magnetic Hall Effect Sensor for MC12 Gimbal

Article By Jason Cole
FrSky has a 3-Axis CNC Gimbal Extender available that adds a twisting motion to the stick that could be used for any number of functions.
AMA -  RC Hobby Shops and More!

AMA - RC Hobby Shops and More!

News By Jim T.
Join the AMA as they talk about RC hobby stores in 2021.
The ALL-NEW E-flite F-14 Tomcat Twin 40mm EDF - The Practical TOPGUN Tomcat!

The ALL-NEW E-flite F-14 Tomcat Twin 40mm EDF - The Practical TOPGUN Tomcat!

Article By Jason M
The E-flite® F-14 Tomcat Twin 40mm EDF is scaled to be practical for more pilots to afford and fly. Functional variable-sweep wings deliver an authentic experience while AS3X® and SAFE® Select
Horizon Hobby + Hobbies for Good = Giving Back

Horizon Hobby + Hobbies for Good = Giving Back

Article By Jason Cole
Here's a cool way to give back this season. There are 3 ways to support some great causes.
WOW! Scratch-Built RC VTOL F-35B Lightning II

WOW! Scratch-Built RC VTOL F-35B Lightning II

Article By Jason Cole
This is a super cool project from Youtuber Eric Maglio. He's been working on a VTOL F-35 for some time and has moved on from his original test bed to this new semi-scale version as an interim step
TOC-2 The Invitational Event June 2022

TOC-2 The Invitational Event June 2022

News By Jason Cole
The Invitational is an attempt to re-create the grandfather of all RC Aerobatic Competitions
Futaba USA Hooded Soft Shell Jacket

Futaba USA Hooded Soft Shell Jacket

News By Jason Cole
Futaba fans have a great new way to stay warm this winter with the Hooded Soft Shell Jacket.
HobbyKing at NEAT Fair 2021 | RECAP

HobbyKing at NEAT Fair 2021 | RECAP

News By Jim T.
The folks from Hobbyking report in from the 2021 NEAT Fair!
FrSky Tandem X20 Review

FrSky Tandem X20 Review

Review By IFLYOS
Once again, FrSky has stepped up their game with an exciting new transmitter. Follow along to learn what the all new Tandem X20 has to offer.
E-flite Habu STS 70mm EDF Smart Jet RTF with SAFE Review

E-flite Habu STS 70mm EDF Smart Jet RTF with SAFE Review

Review By kingsflyer
Horizon Hobby has a new trainer, the E-flite Habu STS 70mm EDF Smart Jet RTF with SAFE. It's hard to believe, but an EDF jet can make a great first RC plane. Join Mike McDougall as he assembles the
Dynam Supermarine Spitfire MK.VB Review

Dynam Supermarine Spitfire MK.VB Review

Review By kingsflyer
It's a Spitfire on Floats! How cool is that! I can't wait to get this thing in the water.
Horizon Hobby E-flite Night Timber X RCGroups Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite Night Timber X RCGroups Review

Review By IFLYOS
Horizon's newest addition to the Timber line, The Night Timber X features STOL capabilities in a night flying package!
Smart ESC Upgrade for the FMS Futura V2 EDF Jet

Smart ESC Upgrade for the FMS Futura V2 EDF Jet

Review By kingsflyer
Smart Technology comes to the FMS Futura V2 80mm EDF jet.
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