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DJ Aerotech 1.5m Chrysalis (Electric)
Jim T. Graham
The folks at DJ Aerotech have spent the last 12 months getting the 1.5 Chrysalis just right. Check it out!
AXI 5345 HD Sailplane Outrunner Brushless Motors
If you have a large electric sailplane project, you don't use cheap questionable quality components to put it together. No, you want the best stuff that will last...
San Felasco 2017 F3K Contest
It's a new year and that means it is almost time to kick off the new F3K season. It all begins in Alachua, FL and this year marks the 10th annual San Felasco HLG Festival...
RCG Place of the Month - Orlando Buzzards
This month's featured Place is the in Orlando Buzzards in Oviedo, Florida. This is a soaring club, but you'll also find electric powered models being flown from time to time...
Axi Cyclone Motors - Coming Soon
Esprit Tech shows us some new sailplane motors from Axi with the Cyclone line...
2016 F5J in the Desert
On December 3-4 the East Valley Electric Flyers are having the F5J in the Desert contest...
Quick Turns - F3K Skills to Learn
Get tips and tricks for radio setup and throwing techniques for quick turn around tasks...
Top Model Marabu Coming to Esprit Model
The Top Model Marabu is a popular European designed and manufactured F5J ALES sailplane. It has a 2.75M wingspan and weighs in at around 1250-1400g depending on your gear selection...
RCGroups 2016 Punkin Chunk Coverage
The annual Punkin Chunk F3K contest held by the North Atlanta Soaring Association went down on November 4-6...
Thermal Master Class 2 - Radio Carbon Art Productions
Jim T. Graham
More great videos from the folks at Radio Carbon Art are avialable!
ASW 28 V2 Electric Sailplane
This V2 ASW-28 is a hybrid foam and plastic model with a few nice upgrades over the V1. The wings and tail are EPO foam while the fuselage is blow molded plastic...
2016 Atlanta Punkin Chunk is Almost Here
The North Atlanta Soaring Association is hosting the 2016 Atlanta Punkin Chunk DLG Contest on November 4 - 6
E-flite Radian XL 2.6m BNF - RCGroups Review
Jim T. Graham
The Radian's big brother is here and RCGroups took it to the field to see how this big bird flies.
RCGroups Coverage of the 2017 US F3K Team Selection
Mean Joe Vermillion
Mean Joe ran across the Team Selection event for the 2017 US F3K event at the AMA. Lets check out what he found!
HobbyKing Cumulus 1500mm Balsa DLG (PNF)
A great introduction to to the world of DLG at an affordable price. The Cumulus is an easy way to enter the DLG world.
ArmSoar Composite Gliders GO 2 DLG
Get the full DLG experience with a composite glider...
HobbyKing Hall Cherokee - RCGroups Review
An cool take on a classic American homebuilt glider from Hobbyking.com.
Hacker DLG 1000 ARTF
Now here's a cool new model from Hacker that is perfect for your first entry level DLG or just for fun...
Flyzone Rapide Sport Glider
The Rapide is a 60" brushless glider with aerobatic prowess.
The AMA NATs F3K RCGroups Coverage
The Hand Launch portion of Glider Camp has concluded after two brutally hot days and challenging weather conditions...
Sigma 2 Meter Electric Sailplane ALES (ARF)
Available through Hobbyking, the Sigma is an overgrown DLG.
Horizon Hobby and E-flite's Radian XL is Available
The Radian XL motor glider has a flying horizontal stabilizer for better pitch control. The entire stabilizer rotates up or down to provide extra aerodynamic force. The result is a big glider with
Flyzone Micro Calypso
FlyZone announced the Micro Calypso this month adding a tiny companion to the popular electric glider...
HobbyKing Russell 2000mm Hotliner
The Russell is a 2M sailplane designed to be a great first hotliner or sport model. The fuselage is fiberglass with carbon fiber tow reinforcements and a bell crank system to control the full flying
HobbyKing Dynamo Electric Glider Review
The Dynamo is traditional built up glider that can be used on the slope, bungee launched or powered with an electric motor. It was designed by Felipe Vadillo and is a 3 channel model with 1500mm
Joe Nall - E-flite Radian XL First Look
Horizon Hobby's presence on the electric flight line could not be missed. They had plenty of cool new models on display and in the air. One of those was the new Radian XL...
Possum Toss F3K Contest June 25-26
The Coffee Airfoilers are hosting a two day F3K contest on June 25/26 in Tullahoma, TN. This is a fantastic place to fly and will be a good warm up for the Nats. The field is centrally located between
Radio Carbon Art's Thermal Soaring Master Class is Here
Radio Carbon Art's latest video is here and it's all about hot air. It's the Thermal Soaring Master Class and with your purchase you'll get 2 hours of HD footage professionally shot and edited to
Thunder Tiger Explorer 1500 Pro Sailplane
The Thunder Tiger Explorer 1500 Pro is a 1.5M wingspan electric glider that comes with a strong power system for quick climbs to soaring altitude...
RCRCM Gooney Flying Wing
The RCRCM is a new flying wing design with a span of 1.5M. It's a great sport model for the slope so long as you have a nice landing area...
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Graupner USA V-Venture HoTT RTF Electric Sailplane With mz-10 Transmitter Review
Windtunnel tests of built-up wing sections from German RES class gliders
OCSS - Orange County Slope Stuff
The 8th Annual John Erickson Memorial DLG contest
Yet another Blejzyk Hammer
Wood Crafter Annual REUNION - 2017
What did you do with your Kinetic Today?
Hi-Flight Mirage Build
IHLGF 2017 - 24th Annual International Hand Launch Glider Festival
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Horejsi Models Q12. Anybody flown one?
Soarcraft Magnum 12
Looking for a builder $$$$ Aires Edge 1M Need you to make fuselage from my molds..
Colorado - The Western Slope
Aresti 2m has flown
Aires Edge 1M DLG Build Log
Las Vegas DLG
Show your 40 inch weapon or the 40 you want
CMPro Ventus 2HX ARF
2017 New Zealand DS Fest REPORTS AND VIDEO
Kevlar control horn material source?
New X-Swift " Pink" Maiden!
FSS#2 At St Augustine RC Flyers March 11th&12th
Graupner Cirrus _ How would you build it today?
Weasel TREK from DREAM-FLIGHT
GRAECALIS 3.0 - new italian aerobatic glider by VOLOINPENDIO.IT
E-flite Radian XL
New PSS Plane - Raptor
F3J & F5J in the Desert - Vegas 2017 - Food Poll
ASK-13 1:6 scale build
Colorado DLG Happenings...
Rc Build/field stand $75.00 LPU
Graupner Ultra Duo Plus 80 Charger(NIB)
Thunder Power TP820 HVC charger(NIB)
High end Chargers
8*dualsky 7010HD 155kv V2 and 4 ESC
Trade DJI 3P
Spektrum Receiver and APC Props
Reduced Price - Vintage Top Quark by Scorpio Italy Powed Glider
144" skylark sailplane plans
144" cloud bound 4 sailplane plans
RealFlight G5.5 with InterLink ELITE Controller
Castle Phoenix 45HV ESC Like New condition 2 available
Wemotech Midifan 90mm with Neu 1415 2y
EDF JHH E-Turbax with Neu 1527 1.5y and Neu LiPos
Neu motor Ducted fan 1415/1Y With Phoenix Ice 100 and wemotec 90mm fan
NIP Dimension Engineering Expo Duo
2x 1800 mAh 4s 60C RMRC batteries shipped
Neu motor and prop for small hotliner
Phoenix V 5.0 Simulator
3S-500mah -- 2 nice packs
Revolectrix Co-Pilot 2 (2 systems)
Ohaus CS2000 digital scale
iSDT SC-608 150W 8A MINI Smart LCD Battery Balance Charger
More Stuff at Perry GA Swap Meet
(10) 1s 3.7v. 25c 45c
.75 Oz. Fiberglass Cloth -Bringing to Perry GA Swap Meet
Vitaprop Carbon folding props
Vitaprop Carbon folding props
High quality padded sailplanes bags
2m electro sailplane RTF full house
Pre-Season Shop Clean out Sale
Tower power starter and fuel pump
Electrify Great Planes Polycharge 4 Plus Power Supply
Great Planes Electrify AC Peak Charger
20 litespan covering free shipping
Dynaflite Daydream Sailplane Kit
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