Electric Flight Articles, News, and Reviews
ToolKitRC M8S Multifunction Charger, Balancer, Servo/Signal Tester

ToolKitRC M8S Multifunction Charger, Balancer, Servo/Signal Tester

News By Jason Cole
Here's a nice looking charger from ToolKitRC that has very nice color screen and easy to use interface.
VQ WARBIRDS Becomes  LEGEND HOBBY!

VQ WARBIRDS Becomes LEGEND HOBBY!

Article By Jim T. Graham
A company you know and trust is evolving into something even better. Learn more here!
PigeonBot Uses Real Pigeon Feathers to Fly

PigeonBot Uses Real Pigeon Feathers to Fly

Article By Jason Cole
Here's an interesting video showing a radio controlled airplane built with pigeon feathers that mimics how birds fly.
MKS Joe Nall Photo Contest! Over $800 in Prizes!

MKS Joe Nall Photo Contest! Over $800 in Prizes!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Share some Joe Nall memories and be entered to win!
Drones Light Up Nashville Sky

Drones Light Up Nashville Sky

Article By Jim T. Graham
The Nashville, TN sky is lit up with drones to thank health care workers!
Hitec Slick X360 - Indoor Edition

Hitec Slick X360 - Indoor Edition

News By Jason Cole
The Slick X360 aerobat from Multiplex raises the bar in the dynamic world of 3D flight.
Zero Robotics V-Coptr Falcon Bi-Copter

Zero Robotics V-Coptr Falcon Bi-Copter

News By Jason Cole
The Zero Robotics V-Coptr Falcon is a Bi-Copter drone that is due out later this month. It has a V-shaped dual-rotor propulsion system and a proprietary tilt rotor system for control.
E-flite Night Timber X

E-flite Night Timber X

News By Jason Cole
The E-flite Night Timber X 1.2m adds an integrated high-intensity LED lighting system to the 3D and STOL-capable Timber design so you can fly all day AND all night, too!
ISDT Q6 Nano BattGo 200W 8A Charger

ISDT Q6 Nano BattGo 200W 8A Charger

News By Jason Cole
The iSDT Q6 is a great deal in battery charger land. I have several iSDT chargers and the quality hardware and software certainly stand out.
What Are Your Thoughts on Folding Props?

What Are Your Thoughts on Folding Props?

Article By Jason Cole
Folding props are the norm for RC sailplanes and cinema drones alike, but you don't see them much on high speed racing or freestyle drones, until recently. There are some props under development
120 S2 RTF with SAFE Technology (BLH1100)

120 S2 RTF with SAFE Technology (BLH1100)

News By Jim T. Graham
Breakthrough the heli learning barrier with the Blade 120 S2. Featuring the proven durability of the 120 S platform with updated flight characteristics and integrated telemetry.
DJI Matrice 300 RTK

DJI Matrice 300 RTK

News By Jason Cole
The Matrice 300 is finally here and this beast is ready to work.
Horizon Hobby E-flite P-51D 1.5m BNF Basic with Smart Technology - RCGroups Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite P-51D 1.5m BNF Basic with Smart Technology - RCGroups Review

Review By kingsflyer
Follow the assembly of the new Horizon Hobby E-flite P-51D 1.5m BNF Basic with Smart Technology. Explore the amazing Smart Data telemetry and then join Mike McDougall for a spirited Mustang flight.
Horizon Hobby E-flite UMX Turbo Timber Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite UMX Turbo Timber Review

Review By Jason Cole
Jason Cole takes the UMX Turbo Timber for a spin and provides his thoughts below in the RCGroups review.
Carbon-Z Gee Bee...??? VOTE!

Carbon-Z Gee Bee...??? VOTE!

Article By Jim T. Graham
If you share my intense desire for a Carbon-Z Gee Bee then read on!
RCGroups.com - The "Plus Account a Day" Contest!

RCGroups.com - The "Plus Account a Day" Contest!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Enter to win a Plus Account. I will pick a winner each day until the contest ends.
New Connex Nano and Outdoor Wireless Camera Systems

New Connex Nano and Outdoor Wireless Camera Systems

News By Jason Cole
Connex has a couple of new products on the market with the Nano and Outdoor Wireless Camera Systems.
3D Printed Rocket Quad Drone

3D Printed Rocket Quad Drone

News By Jason Cole
Well, if you are bored and looking for an interesting project, you can check out this drone. It's a 3D printed rocket drone and the files are available on Thingiverse so you can give it a shot
Jeti DS-12 Carbon Gray Special Edition is Coming Soon

Jeti DS-12 Carbon Gray Special Edition is Coming Soon

News By Jason Cole
Everyone knows I love my Jeti DS-12 radio. It's a fantastic radio that comes in several case colors, but now there is a new option to choose with the DS-12 Carbon Edition.
Diatone F722 DJI Mini MK2 FC

Diatone F722 DJI Mini MK2 FC

News By Jason Cole
DJI HD systems are getting easier to integrate into your builds with this Diatone F722 Mini MK2 FC.
DJI Mavic Air 2 is Here

DJI Mavic Air 2 is Here

Article By Jason Cole
Reimagining The Experience Of Aerial Creativity, Mavic Air 2 Is The Smartest, Safest And Easiest-To-Fly Consumer Drone to Date
Build Your Own Shock Absorbing Landing Gear

Build Your Own Shock Absorbing Landing Gear

Article By Jason Cole
If you are running out of projects and are still working on your smooth landings, then this might just be the thing you need.
RCGroups.com Virtual Fly-in - Doc Austin's RealFlight Planes

RCGroups.com Virtual Fly-in - Doc Austin's RealFlight Planes

Article By Jim T. Graham
Here is a collection of planes to download and fly at our Extreme Flight Virtual Flyi-in...or anytime at all!
RCGroups.com - Extreme Flight Virtual FunFly!

RCGroups.com - Extreme Flight Virtual FunFly!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Join fellow RCGroups.com users on our virtual RC field. This one is sponsored by Extreme Flight RC!
NEW  RC-PROJECT  Angry Bird Egg  580mm

NEW RC-PROJECT Angry Bird Egg 580mm

Article By MASETA
Here is a build thread on the Angry Bird Egg 580mm yellow SUPER COMBO (KIT).
AJ Aircraft - Hitec Indoor Foamies In-stock!

AJ Aircraft - Hitec Indoor Foamies In-stock!

News By Jim T. Graham
Two great companies, one great product!!
Cineshark Mini 2" FPV Drone with Naked GoPro 8

Cineshark Mini 2" FPV Drone with Naked GoPro 8

News By Jason Cole
This project is still in the early stages, but it looks like it will be a fun versatile 2" frame. You can set it up with the Caddx vista and the DJI HD FPV system and come out around 150g in flying
What's Your Oldest Lipo Battery?

What's Your Oldest Lipo Battery?

Article By Jason Cole
We all know that batteries have a life and are only good for X amount of cycles. That said, I still have some batteries that are over a decade old and still going strong.
Horizon - I Support My Local Hobby Shop

Horizon - I Support My Local Hobby Shop

Article By Jim T. Graham
Support your local hobby shop during these extreme times!
RCGroups Place of the Month - Club Aeromodelismo Los Alcotanes

RCGroups Place of the Month - Club Aeromodelismo Los Alcotanes

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is the Club Aeromodelismo Los Alcotanes located in Zaratán, Spain.
Interview - A Rather Good Guide® for Programming the DX9 for Fixed-Wing Aircraft

Interview - A Rather Good Guide® for Programming the DX9 for Fixed-Wing Aircraft

Article By Jim T. Graham
All the programming procedures have been independently tested. They work!
Exclusive Extreme Flight Interview - 85" Edge 540T, 60" Edge v2, Extra EXP 48" v2

Exclusive Extreme Flight Interview - 85" Edge 540T, 60" Edge v2, Extra EXP 48" v2

Article By Jim T. Graham
Jim T. Graham takes you to the Team Extreme skunkworks to look at these new releases...
What Was Your Worst RC Whoops! Moment?

What Was Your Worst RC Whoops! Moment?

Article By Jason Cole
I was watching some RC videos last night and saw some funny and interesting mistakes. It got me thinking about my worst mistake in RC and thought I would share and see what dumb idiotic and downright
Flite Test Balsa Basics Simple Cub Electric Airplane Kit

Flite Test Balsa Basics Simple Cub Electric Airplane Kit

News By Jason Cole
Here's your next project, the Flite Test Balsa Basics Simple Cub. Yes Flite Test has more than just foamy kits and this would be a great way to jump into balsa building.
DJI FPV System Firmware Update

DJI FPV System Firmware Update

News By Jason Cole
DJI just dropped the latest firmware for their HD FPV system and it has some nice feature updates that people have been waiting for.
Blade 330 S with Smart Technology!

Blade 330 S with Smart Technology!

Article By Tom SpektrumRC
Nestled perfectly between the collective pitch sensation Blade 230 S V2 and the high performance 360 size models, the Blade 330 S elevates intermediate pilots to the next level.
The Ultimate Horizon Hobby Interview!

The Ultimate Horizon Hobby Interview!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Jim T. Graham and the fine folks from Horizon Hobby got together to talk about a contest, new planes and more. This is a good one!
Thanks to all our forum sponsors!

Thanks to all our forum sponsors!

Article By Jim T. Graham
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New 5" Freestyle Frame for DJI FPV System

New 5" Freestyle Frame for DJI FPV System

News By Jason Cole
Here's a new 5" frame for you freestyle pilots out there using DJI's HD FPV system.
On the Horizon RC Podcast - Jim T. Graham Tells Tall RC Tales

On the Horizon RC Podcast - Jim T. Graham Tells Tall RC Tales

Article By Jim T. Graham
Hangout with the Horizon president and marketing director as they get RCGroups.com admin deluxe, Jim T. Graham, to tell some tall tales from his travels on the RC show circuit and more!
Holybro Kopis Cinewhoop HD FPV Drone RCGroups Review

Holybro Kopis Cinewhoop HD FPV Drone RCGroups Review

Review By Jason Cole
The Holybro Kopis Cinewhoop is designed around the DJI FPV system and there's a lot more than that to love about this product. Check out our full review right here.
Twisted Hobbys ProXy FPV Plane Review

Twisted Hobbys ProXy FPV Plane Review

Review By Jason Cole
Is this the ultimate FPV Parkflyer? Check out our review below and find out.
Horizon Hobby E-flite P-39 Airacobra 1.2m BNF Basic Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite P-39 Airacobra 1.2m BNF Basic Review

Review By Hiflyer
E-flites latest warbird is one of WW2's more unique aircraft and a welcome addition to any hanger
Horizon Hobby Spektrum Smart Technology Products Review

Horizon Hobby Spektrum Smart Technology Products Review

Review By kingsflyer
Spektrum Smart Technology introduces a new way to easily charge and safely store your LiPo and LiFe batteries. The batteries are "Microchipped" and the chargers are Smart. Mike McDougall bench tests
Horizon Hobby E-flite F-15 Eagle 64mm EDF Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite F-15 Eagle 64mm EDF Review

Review By Hiflyer
Easy to fly F-15 Eagle from E-flite with a 64mm 11 Blade fan, powerful brushless outrunner motor and AS3X technology.
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