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Custom Drone Race Gates!

Custom Drone Race Gates!

News By Jason Cole
FPV.US is offering custom drone racing gates. This is the only place that lets you upload a custom design to be used on your racing gates.
MetaFly RC Ornithopter

MetaFly RC Ornithopter

News By Jason Cole
The MetaFly is a new RC Ornithopter project that is currently listed on Kickstarter. It looks like an insect and flys by flapping its wings and other moveable surfaces.
MaxAmps 24V Power Supply

MaxAmps 24V Power Supply

News By Jim T. Graham
Josh from Maxamps wanted to make sure everyone one on RCGroups was aware of this new power supply!
iSDT 605 Air Charger with an App

iSDT 605 Air Charger with an App

Article By Jason Cole
The iSDT 605 Air is a unique charger that is controlled by an app on your phone. The charger itself is capable of 50W and up to 6S batteries and takes 10-27V of DC input power for the supply.
Southeastern Model Show - A First Timers Look

Southeastern Model Show - A First Timers Look

Article By Nikolei Zinsli
RCG reviewer Nikolei takes us through his first time at the monster swap-meet in Perry, GA!
Tarango Custom 3D Printed Controller for FPV

Tarango Custom 3D Printed Controller for FPV

Article By Jason Cole
The Tarango came out about this time last year, but I hadn't seen it until recently so I figured it was worth a share. It's a custom controller case design that you can download on Thingiverse and
Welcome Back RangeVideo!

Welcome Back RangeVideo!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Range Video is now an official advertiser again on RCGroups.com! Check out the RVJET!
UDrone - A Mind Controlled Drone Project

UDrone - A Mind Controlled Drone Project

News By Jason Cole
UDrone is a drone that claims to read your mind and respond accordingly. They are using "leading cognitive technologies" that tracks brain waves and slight facial movements and converts that data into
E-flite F-4 Phantom II 80mm EDF BNF Basic

E-flite F-4 Phantom II 80mm EDF BNF Basic

News By Jason Cole
E-flite has a new gorgeous F-4 Phantom II coming soon. It's an 80mm EDF in "Extra Scale" quality that looks amazing in the photos. That's not all either, with the tuned AS3X and SAFE Select technology
Vulture 3D Printed FPV Wing

Vulture 3D Printed FPV Wing

News By Jason Cole
3D printing technology is widely used in the RC hobby today. Quality printer costs are down to a reasonable price and they allow us to quickly and easily make custom parts for our needs and you can
FOXTECH T3500 Tethered Power System for Drones

FOXTECH T3500 Tethered Power System for Drones

News By Jim T. Graham
Tethered Power System is designed to provide unlimited, reliable and redundant power source for UAV, which helps UAV overcome the limitation of flight duration and payload capacity, can fly as long as
Blade Nano S2 RTF and BNF

Blade Nano S2 RTF and BNF

News By Jason Cole
Blade brings us a new updated version of the Nano with the S2 in RTF and BNF form.
RealFlight 8 Horizon Hobby Edition - RCGroups Review

RealFlight 8 Horizon Hobby Edition - RCGroups Review

Review By Nikolei Zinsli
Check out the newest release of RealFlight, which now includes Horizon Hobby aircraft & technology!
E-flite - Turbo Timber 1.5m BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select (EFL15250)

E-flite - Turbo Timber 1.5m BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select (EFL15250)

News By Jim T. Graham
The E-flite Turbo Timber 1.5m marks the latest evolution of the iconic Timber design with metal-geared servos, a 3S and 4S compatible power system. The bird has a turboprop-styled nose and 3-blade
RCG Place of the Month - Vivid Aerial

RCG Place of the Month - Vivid Aerial

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is Vivid Aerial in Nashville, TN. Vivid Aerial is a full on hobby shop with planes, drones, cars, trucks and more.
FrSky Neuron 40 / 60 / 80 ESC's

FrSky Neuron 40 / 60 / 80 ESC's

News By Jason Cole
FrSky has some new ESC's set to be available this month. They will come in 40A, 60A and 80A versions and include some neat features like built-in telemetry that allows you to monitor the current,
Bladeless Drone Video

Bladeless Drone Video

Article By Jason Cole
A high school senior in the San Francisco Bay area has created a bladeless drone that is safe to operate around people and objects.
Live Airspace Authorization Webinar Tonight 2/12

Live Airspace Authorization Webinar Tonight 2/12

News By Jason Cole
FREE Live Webinar tonight about Airspace Authorizations. Russ and guest Robert Wilhite will talk about the ins and outs of Airspace Authorizations, FAADroneZone, and LAANC.
Inductrix Switch Air BNF (BLH8380)

Inductrix Switch Air BNF (BLH8380)

News By Jim T. Graham
Horizon Hobby has yet another super cool thing we all must buy! The Blade Inductrix Switch Air expands on the Inductrix Switch's versatility, going from quadcopter to flying wing literally in a snap.
Horizon Hobby E-flite Pitts S-1S 850mm BNF Basic Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite Pitts S-1S 850mm BNF Basic Review

Review By Jim T. Graham
Here is a great looking foam Pitts biplane that is small enough to fit in anyone's car but flies as good as many larger planes I love. It's a winner!
The Most Active Drone Community on the Web

The Most Active Drone Community on the Web

Article By Jason Cole
RCGroups has the most active drone community on the web. If you need an answer, you can find it on RCGroups. It's the best place to be for learning, sharing and getting the latest news.
Droners - TV Show on Insight.TV

Droners - TV Show on Insight.TV

News By Jason Cole
Season 1 of Droners premiered last night on Insight.TV. It's a new show that follows drone pilots "as they discover racing, freestyling, and explore the new technology shaping the future of drones."
F-15 Eagle 64mm EDF BNF with AS3X and SAFE Select (EFL9750)

F-15 Eagle 64mm EDF BNF with AS3X and SAFE Select (EFL9750)

News By Jim T. Graham
The E-flite F-15 Eagle 64mm EDF features a 4S-compatible brushless power system and an 11-blade fan!
USB Charging for Taranis X-Lite Radio

USB Charging for Taranis X-Lite Radio

News By Jason Cole
One of most common complaints about the X-Lite radio is that it doesn't charge the two 18500 batteries from the USB port. Well now you can!
Graupner - MZ-16 16-CHANNEL 2.4 GHZ TELEMETRY RADIO

Graupner - MZ-16 16-CHANNEL 2.4 GHZ TELEMETRY RADIO

News By Jim T. Graham
The new Graupner mz-16 is a 16-channel radio with accuracy, control and reliability fully integrated inside a high-tech carbon look and comfortable ergonomics transmitter!
MyFlyDream Crosshair Autopilot with Color OSD

MyFlyDream Crosshair Autopilot with Color OSD

News By Jason Cole
Here's a new autopilot system that is worth checking out. The Crosshair Autopilot from MFD features a color HD OSD, new flight control algorithms, faster hardware and a whole lot more.
Horizon Hobby E-flite UMX F-27 Evolution BNF Basic RCGroups Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite UMX F-27 Evolution BNF Basic RCGroups Review

Review By Jason Cole
We get our hands on the newest and fastest ultra micro plane from E-flite, the UMX F-27 Evolution.
Esprit Brushless Motors Elite HD Outrunner (1250W - 6250W)

Esprit Brushless Motors Elite HD Outrunner (1250W - 6250W)

News By Jim T. Graham
The Elite HD outrunners have arrived at Esprit! Here is some info on these outrunners with links for more info.
Graupner - NEW MULTIROTOR FLIGHT CONTROLLERS, 4IN1 ESCíS AND GPS AIO MODULES

Graupner - NEW MULTIROTOR FLIGHT CONTROLLERS, 4IN1 ESCíS AND GPS AIO MODULES

News By Jim T. Graham
Graupner's new range of multirotor products offer a fully integrated plug and play solution for setting up copters in an easy and fast way.
Team Extreme Welcomes Santiago Perez!

Team Extreme Welcomes Santiago Perez!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Everyone knows Extreme Flight in the giant scale world. Chris Hinson has some news he wanted to share on FG!
Horizon Hobby Hangar 9  P-47D Thunderbolt 20cc Review

Horizon Hobby Hangar 9 P-47D Thunderbolt 20cc Review

Review By kingsflyer
The new Hangar 9 P-47D Thunderbolt is the perfect size for 20cc gasoline or glow engines as well as electric motors. Mike McDougall takes us through the build and setup as well as taking us along for
Graupner - NEW SERIAL 2.4GHZ DIVERSITY HOTT RECEIVERS

Graupner - NEW SERIAL 2.4GHZ DIVERSITY HOTT RECEIVERS

News By Jim T. Graham
The new Graupner GR-12L diversity RX is coming in February. Learn more here!
RCG Place of the Month - New CACH

RCG Place of the Month - New CACH

Article By Jason Cole
This month's featured Place is New CACH located in Tiltil, Chile. This has got to be one the greatest RC Facilities on Earth!
Extreme Flight v2 60" EXTRA 300 EXP!!

Extreme Flight v2 60" EXTRA 300 EXP!!

Article By EXTREME FLIGHT
Extreme Flight has a new Extra 300 to show the world!
What Happens if You Fly a Drone in a Plane?

What Happens if You Fly a Drone in a Plane?

Article By Jason Cole
Fly a drone inside a plane, the plane moves forward to take off, what happens to the drone?
XK K123 3D/6G AS350 Ecureuil RC Mini Helicopter RTF

XK K123 3D/6G AS350 Ecureuil RC Mini Helicopter RTF

News By Jason Cole
This tiny replica of the Eurocopter AS350 Ecureuil is a neat RTF RC helicopter that fits in the palm of your hand.
The NEW E-flite Timber X 1.2m BNF Basic/PNP - Get STOL3D!

The NEW E-flite Timber X 1.2m BNF Basic/PNP - Get STOL3D!

Article By Jason M
The E-flite Timber X 1.2m combines the STOL capabilities of the original with a new wing design, oversized control surfaces, metal-geared servos and a 3S and 4S compatible power system to also deliver
Horizon Hobby E-flite V900 BNF Review

Horizon Hobby E-flite V900 BNF Review

Review By Jason Cole
The official RCGroups review of the V900 is here. Check it out below.
Blade Scimitar LRX

Blade Scimitar LRX

News By Jason Cole
Blade is adding to the Scimitar series with the new long range focused LRX. It's a ready to go out of the box quad with 7" props that makes it easy to get long flight times and cover some ground.
E-flite Extra 300 3D 1.3m

E-flite Extra 300 3D 1.3m

Article By Jason Cole
E-flite released a new Extra 300 3D foamie yesterday in a 1.3M size. It looks nice and is suitable for 3 or 4S lipo batteries.
Chair-Pak with FPV Pak RCGroups Review

Chair-Pak with FPV Pak RCGroups Review

Review By Jason Cole
We get our hands on the Chair Pak and FPV Pak combo that turns into the ultimate FPV accessory.
Graupner USA - Sweeper Droneball!

Graupner USA - Sweeper Droneball!

Review By Jim T. Graham
What happens when you turn a quadcopter into a soccer ball? Fun, fun and more fun! Here is my review...
Horizon Hobby/Blade Scimitar 170 FPV RTF Review

Horizon Hobby/Blade Scimitar 170 FPV RTF Review

Review By Jim T. Graham
Here is a complete solution for anyone looking to get into an FPV based quadcopter. In this review, I go over the complete package and also provide FPV footage from the air.
Clipped Wing Cub 1.2m BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select Review

Clipped Wing Cub 1.2m BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select Review

Review By Hiflyer
When is a Cub not a Cub? When it's a clipped wing aerobatic beast.
Blade Scimitar 215 Pro BNF Basic 5" FPV Racer Review

Blade Scimitar 215 Pro BNF Basic 5" FPV Racer Review

Review By Jason Cole
Check out our review of the new Blade Scimitar 215 Pro 5" FPV Drone Racer.
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