Jet Articles, News, and Reviews
New - Esprit RAY Line of 12A-80A Brushless ESCs

New - Esprit RAY Line of 12A-80A Brushless ESCs

News By Jim T. Graham
Esprit is known for its quality equipment. That Is why I had to check out the new ESC line they just announced at extremely affordable pricing!
"Fly Away Cancer" RC Event 2020

"Fly Away Cancer" RC Event 2020

Article By Jim T. Graham
Here is a great TN RC event for a great cause. Read on!
Kalamazoo MI. Thunderbirds RC Swap

Kalamazoo MI. Thunderbirds RC Swap

Article By skylane42
Everyone loves an RC swapmeet, especially when it is cold out! Check out this one held by the Thunderbirds RC club!
Revolectrix - Announcing the New PowerLab Touch Series II

Revolectrix - Announcing the New PowerLab Touch Series II

Article By Jim T. Graham
Here is some new info from the folks at Revelectrix!
Horizon Hobby Spektrum Smart Technology ESCs and RXs Review

Horizon Hobby Spektrum Smart Technology ESCs and RXs Review

Review By kingsflyer
Horizon has recently announced that Spektrum Smart Technology has expanded and is now available in their new line of Avian and Firma ESCs as well as in their new line of telemetry receivers.
Esprit Elite Brushless ESCs with Telemetry

Esprit Elite Brushless ESCs with Telemetry

News By Jim T. Graham
Esprit Elite electronic speed controllers (ESCs) will give you an unprecedented level of programming control for your brushless motors. All Esprit Elite ESCs can be used in Airplanes, Sailplanes,
First Annual Extreme Flight Music City Flight Fest!

First Annual Extreme Flight Music City Flight Fest!

News By Jim T. Graham
Chris Hinson and the Coffee AirFoilers have an event coming!
Dayton Wingmasters Midwest Modelramana Dayton Ohio

Dayton Wingmasters Midwest Modelramana Dayton Ohio

Article By plasticjoe
The Largest Swap Meet in the area! 150-200 tables sold every year! Our second year in a nice new Montgomery County Fairgrounds Expo Building!
Horizon Hobby E-flight F-16 Falcon 64mm basic w/AS3X and SAFE Select Review

Horizon Hobby E-flight F-16 Falcon 64mm basic w/AS3X and SAFE Select Review

Review By Hiflyer
The E-flite® F-16 Falcon 64mm EDF jet is a scale replica of one of the most recognized and successful single-engine fighters in the world.
ToolkitRC M8S Charger

ToolkitRC M8S Charger

News By Jim T. Graham
The M8S is a multi-function charger and discharger that integrates receiver and servo test functions with power supply functions.
Foxtech - Diamond 6S 30000mAh Semi-solid State Lipo Battery

Foxtech - Diamond 6S 30000mAh Semi-solid State Lipo Battery

News By Jim T. Graham
The Diamond Lipo states that the energy density is increased by 30%-35% compared with traditional lipo battery.
Azalea City Model Aeronautics' Magical Christmas Toy Drive

Azalea City Model Aeronautics' Magical Christmas Toy Drive

Article By Jim T. Graham
Here is an event by a great group for a great cause!
Flying Leaf Blower Plane

Flying Leaf Blower Plane

News By Jason Cole
Peter is the man when it comes to unique one of a kind aircraft. That guy has been building planes from scratch for a long time and the more he builds, the weirder and more interesting the designs
FrSKY Neuron 60s

FrSKY Neuron 60s

News By Jim T. Graham
The Neuron 60s is the latest telemetry ESCs designed for a professional build.
Morgans Custom 3D Printing Ignition Module

Morgans Custom 3D Printing Ignition Module

News By Jason Cole
3D printed parts can be easy and useful for model airplanes. I saw this ignition module mount that is available and wanted to share it.
Azalea City Model Aeronautics Veterans Memorial Fly-in

Azalea City Model Aeronautics Veterans Memorial Fly-in

Article By Jim T. Graham
Check out the photo coverage of the recent Azalea RC event!
2019 Tucson Aerobatic Shootout Report

2019 Tucson Aerobatic Shootout Report

Article By Jim T. Graham
Casie Dussia has put together a great TAS report complete with photos!
F-4 Phantom II 80mm EDF BNF (EFL7950)

F-4 Phantom II 80mm EDF BNF (EFL7950)

News By Jim T. Graham
The E-flite F-4 Phantom II 80mm EDF is an Extra Scale replica that delivers incredible performance in a great handling model. Plus it's available with AS3X and SAFE Select, making it easier for more
Florida E Jet Fest International

Florida E Jet Fest International

Article By Jason Cole
Get your ducted fans ready for the 2020 Florida E Jet Fest hosted by the Imperial R/C Club in Mulberry, FL.
2020 Triple Tree Schedule

2020 Triple Tree Schedule

News By Jim T. Graham
Here is an update from the fine folks at Triple Tee!
Hyperion Sentry Mini Charger, Discharger, & Battery Checker

Hyperion Sentry Mini Charger, Discharger, & Battery Checker

News By Jim T. Graham
Protect your investment by properly storing your LiPo batteries.
New - E-Flite SU-30

New - E-Flite SU-30

News By Capt G
Check out these early release photos of the new SU-30 from RCGroups user Capt G!
Having Fun Printing My Own Thrust Vectoring System

Having Fun Printing My Own Thrust Vectoring System

Article By RCAV8R13
3D printing can be used in so many ways. Check out these 3D printed thrust vectoring paddles.
F-18 80mm EDF BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select (EFL3950)

F-18 80mm EDF BNF Basic with AS3X and SAFE Select (EFL3950)

News By Jim T. Graham
The E-flite F-18 Hornet 80mm EDF features an all-new design that combines Extra Scale details and functional features with fantastic performance and easy handling to deliver an unmatched flying
New Motor Line from Innov8tive Designs

New Motor Line from Innov8tive Designs

News By Jim T. Graham
Lucien Miller's private motor brand that has been in development for the past two years is ready for sale!
NashBro 2019 - 16 Years!

NashBro 2019 - 16 Years!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Here are some photos from the NashBro event held in Leipersfork, TN!
CARF Rebel Max and Rebel Hot - Jeti Install

CARF Rebel Max and Rebel Hot - Jeti Install

News By Jim T. Graham
Here is a slick Jeti install in a couple of CARF models...
Rocket Assist SAB Jet Launch Video

Rocket Assist SAB Jet Launch Video

Article By Jason Cole
OK, file this one under the coolest thing you will see all week. It's a demo flight of a SAB Avio Lizard RC Turbine Jet airplane being launched via rocket assist at the Jet Power 2019 event in
Hitec RDX1 Mini AC Balance Charger

Hitec RDX1 Mini AC Balance Charger

News By Jason Cole
Hitec adds a new charger their RDX1 charger line. The name alone sounds cool, just say it out loud right now. RDX1. See, sounds cool.
Greater Southwest Jet Rally, Waco Texas 2019 Jet Rally Videos

Greater Southwest Jet Rally, Waco Texas 2019 Jet Rally Videos

Article By Jim T. Graham
Here are some videos from the town where I first saw RC planes fly. Big thanks to Alkaline for uploading the videos!
NEAT 2019 - The Photo Thread

NEAT 2019 - The Photo Thread

Article By datazman
Check out all the photos from NEAT 2019!
NashBro 2019!

NashBro 2019!

Article By Jim T. Graham
The 16th Nashbro is coming! Pilots from around the USA will descend on Leipersfork, TN for flying, fun and Southern hospitality!
2 New Smart Chargers from Spektrum - SW150 & S1500

2 New Smart Chargers from Spektrum - SW150 & S1500

Article By Jason Cole
Spektrum released two new chargers in the Smart Tech line up to give you more flexibility and options.
German Youth Championships 2019

German Youth Championships 2019

Article By Jurgen Heilig
Here is a great story from Jurgen Heilig about an event in Germany. Keep scrolling for all the photos!
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
Wings Over Springs Charity Electric Fly In 2019 - Let’s Fly!

Wings Over Springs Charity Electric Fly In 2019 - Let’s Fly!

Article By Jim T. Graham
Event manager Douglas LeRoy put together a nice piece about their recent event complete with photos and a video!
JCAC - Fall Fun Fly

JCAC - Fall Fun Fly

News By Jim T. Graham
JCAC Johnston County Aeromodelling Club will be hosting a "Fall Fun Fly" on October 19th !!!
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.
Harvest Huck 2019!

Harvest Huck 2019!

News By Jim T. Graham
The Harvest Huck is coming. Click here to learn more!
Elite Aerosports Rogue Turbine Sport Jet

Elite Aerosports Rogue Turbine Sport Jet

News By Jason Cole
Elite Aerosports, makers of the extremely popular Havoc line of jets has a new sport jet on the way called Rogue.
Hitec X4 Micro Multi Charger - RCGroups Review

Hitec X4 Micro Multi Charger - RCGroups Review

Review By Mean Joe Vermillion
The Hitec X4 Micro Multi Charger is designed for charging the single-cell Lipo packs that are found in todays most popular micro RC products. It features four identical, but totally independent power
RCGroups Review of the Hitec X2 700

RCGroups Review of the Hitec X2 700

Review By Mean Joe Vermillion
The Hitec X2-700 is a high-performance, charger/discharger that is suitable for most popular batteries on the market today. Lets check it out!
Revolectrix PL8 With Bump Controller - RCGroups Review

Revolectrix PL8 With Bump Controller - RCGroups Review

Review By Mean Joe Vermillion
FMA Direct and Revolectrix have teamed up to create the industry's first 1344W workhorse! Lets check out this "Battery Workstation" and see how it stacks up!
Graupner Ultra DUO Plus 80 1000W Charger - RCGroups Review

Graupner Ultra DUO Plus 80 1000W Charger - RCGroups Review

Review By Nikolei Zinsli
This dual output charger provides big power in a small package.
Banggood's FMS 90mm EDF/Brushless Motor Review Part 1

Banggood's FMS 90mm EDF/Brushless Motor Review Part 1

Review By Michael Heer
A mini review of a new 90mm motor/EDF fan combination from Banggood and FMS at a great price.
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