GBLynden's blog View Details
Posted by GBLynden | Yesterday @ 04:32 PM | 2,235 Views
This is my Second Flight with the E-flite UMX Citation Longitude Twin 30mm EDF BNF Basic.

E-flite UMX Citation Longitude Twin 30mm EDF BNF Basic Second Flight (5 min 0 sec)

Here are my Review Notes for this E-flite UM EDF Citation Jet:

Pros:
- Lots of lights all over it
- 3S Brushless Twin 30mm EDF's
- Chromed out plastic on the EDF inlets
- Plastic bits on the wingtips
- I will use it as a nice warm-up jet, perfect to slide into my car on the days I fly big jets like the E-flite Su-30 EDF Jet.

Cons:
- Dented foam on the main wing
- One of the mains was bent out of the box, but easily fixable
- Some glue leaked onto the silver part of the chromed out plastic on the EDF inlets
Posted by GBLynden | May 24, 2020 @ 03:30 PM | 4,473 Views
The H-King P-51D Moonbeam McSwine V2 750mm PNP WWII Warbird Maiden Flight!

H-King P-51 Mustang Moonbeam McSwine V2 750mm PNP - Maiden Flight Review (6 min 37 sec)

Here are my pros and cons for this HobbyKing P-51:

Pros:
- This V2 come with a gyro installed
- Quick and easy assembly
- Wing tanks can be used as skids for belly landing
- Price is a great value
- 3S brushless power
- The looks and details are impressive

Cons:
- Make sure you add a dab of CA to the foam on the tail wheel if it is loose.

Link to plane: https://bit.ly/3ebVsBi
Posted by GBLynden | May 23, 2020 @ 04:09 PM | 5,484 Views
The new H-King P-51D Moonbeam McSwine V2 750mm PNP WWII Warbird is here!

H-King P-51 Mustang Moonbeam McSwine V2 750mm PNP - Unboxing & Review (9 min 32 sec)

H-King P-51 Mustang Moonbeam McSwine V2 750mm PNP - Maiden Flight Review (6 min 37 sec)
...Continue Reading
Posted by GBLynden | May 15, 2020 @ 08:42 PM | 5,342 Views
Check out my maiden flight review with the Skynetic Havok Racer!

Skynetic Havok Racer 1000mm PNP - Maiden Flight Review (7 min 13 sec)

Here are the Review Notes for this Fast RC Plane:

Pros:
- Looks great
- Robust paint
- Large battery bay
- Carbon reinforcement all over the plane
- Built like a tank, even without the CF
- Nice place to grip it for underhand tosses

Cons:
- I found the battery tray install to be overly complicated, but that could have just been me.

Link to the Skynetic Havok RC Racer: http://bit.ly/HavokRacerMRC
Posted by GBLynden | May 13, 2020 @ 10:11 PM | 8,626 Views
This is my Skynetic Havok Racer 1000mm PNP Unboxing & Review.

Skynetic Havok Racer 1000mm PNP - Unboxing & Review (7 min 23 sec)

Here are the Review Notes for this Fast RC Plane:

Pros:
- Looks great
- Robust paint
- Large battery bay
- Carbon reinforcement all over the plane
- Built like a tank, even without the CF
- Nice place to grip it for underhand tosses

Cons:
- I found the battery tray install to be overly complicated, but that could have just been me.

Link to the RC Racer: http://bit.ly/HavokRacerMR
Posted by GBLynden | May 09, 2020 @ 03:03 AM | 4,993 Views
This is my Maiden Flight Review Of The E-flite UMX Citation Longitude Twin 30mm EDF BNF Basic.

E-flite UMX Citation Longitude Twin 30mm EDF BNF Basic Maiden Flight Review (4 min 51 sec)

Here are my Review Notes for this E-flite UM EDF Citation Jet:

Pros:
- Lots of lights all over it
- 3S Brushless Twin 30mm EDF's
- Chromed out plastic on the EDF inlets
- Plastic bits on the wingtips
- I will use it as a nice warm-up jet, perfect to slide into my car on the days I fly big jets like the E-flite Su-30 EDF Jet.

Cons:
- Dented foam on the main wing
- One of the mains was bent out of the box, but easily fixable
- Some glue leaked onto the silver part of the chromed out plastic on the EDF inlets

Link to RC Jet: https://amzn.to/2wYEh65
Posted by GBLynden | May 01, 2020 @ 08:34 PM | 4,432 Views
This is Wild Bill's E-flite Twin Otter 1.2m BNF Basic Third Flight video using flaps.

Wild Bill's E-flite Twin Otter 1 2m BNF Basic Third Flight (3 min 53 sec)

Posted by GBLynden | Apr 24, 2020 @ 09:30 PM | 6,532 Views
This is my Maiden Flight Review for the new E-flite UMX Cirrus SR22T BNF Basic RC Plane with a view via GoPro Hero 7 Footage.

GoPro Hero 7 Footage - E-flite UMX Cirrus SR22T BNF Basic Maiden Flight Review (7 min 8 sec)

If you are confused, that is right, this is my second channel where I will be posting accessory, electronics, and videos like this with flight footage from my head.

It will take me some time to catch up to the present day flights, but It will be find to get there over the new few weeks.

GB
Posted by GBLynden | Apr 23, 2020 @ 01:11 AM | 6,540 Views
This is my Detailed Unboxing Of The E-flite UMX Citation Longitude Twin 30mm EDF BNF Basic:

Detailed Unboxing Of The E-flite UMX Citation Longitude Twin 30mm EDF BNF Basic (12 min 3 sec)

Here are my Review Notes for this E-flite UM EDF Citation Jet:

Pros:
- Lots of lights all of it
- 3S Brushless Twin 30mm EDF's
- Chromed out plastic on the EDF inlets
- Plastic bits on the wingtips
- It might make a nice warm-up jet, perfect to slide in your car on the days you fly big jets like the E-flite Su-30 EDF Jet.

Cons:
- Dented foam on the main wing
- One of the mains was bent out of the box, but easily fixable
- Some glue leaked onto the silver part of the chromed out plastic on the EDF inlets
Posted by GBLynden | Apr 17, 2020 @ 11:38 PM | 4,132 Views
This is my E-flite UMX Turbo Timber Flight In Strong Wind With A 550mAh Pack.

E-flite UMX Turbo Timber Flight In Strong Wind With A 550mAh Pack (4 min 49 sec)

Posted by GBLynden | Apr 11, 2020 @ 01:39 AM | 6,542 Views
This is a fun flight with Wild Bill Flynn's E-flite UMX Ultrix BNF Basic.

Wild Bill Flynn's E-flite UMX Ultrix BNF Basic Fun Flight (3 min 58 sec)

Posted by GBLynden | Apr 05, 2020 @ 05:29 PM | 5,884 Views
This is GBLynden's Durafly Ugly Stick V2 Electric Sports Model 1100mm RC Plane Maiden Flight Review In Strong Wind.

GBLynden's Durafly Ugly Stick V2 Electric Sports Model 1100mm RC Plane Maiden Flight Review In Wind (6 min 8 sec)

Review Notes for this RC Airplane from Hobby King:

Pros:
- It handles wind very well
- Very nice finish on the paint
- The wood prop looks really cool
- Robust landing gear
- Steerable tail wheel
- This is a four-channel plane for a full experience

Cons:
- The manual was simplified, but left you to your own experience to fill in some of the blanks.
- The battery bay could be better suited for the recommended battery.

Link to Durafly Ugly Stick RC Plane: https://bit.ly/345Xgrs
Posted by GBLynden | Apr 03, 2020 @ 02:24 PM | 8,520 Views
This is my Durafly Ugly Stick V2 Electric Sports Model 1100mm Unboxing & Review video.

Durafly Ugly Stick V2 Electric Sports Model 1100mm RC Plane Unboxing & Review (6 min 31 sec)

Review Notes for this RC Airplane from Hobby King:

Pros:
- Very nice finish on the paint
- The wood prop looks really cool
- Robust landing gear
- Steerable tail wheel
- This is a four-channel plane for a full experience

Cons:
- The manual was simplified, but left you to your own experience to fill in some of the blanks.
- The battery bay could be better suited for the recommended battery.

I will update this with more videos & other details over time

Link to Durafly Ugly Stick RC Plane: https://bit.ly/345Xgrs
Posted by GBLynden | Mar 29, 2020 @ 12:05 AM | 7,197 Views
This is GBLynden's E-flite UMX Turbo Timber Flight Review In Strong Wind With Bonus Footage.

GBLynden's E-flite UMX Turbo Timber Flight Review In Strong Wind With Bonus Footage (3 min 33 sec)

Here are my Review Notes for this E-flite UM Turbo Timber:

Pros:
- Even with I prop I bent without knowing it before the maiden, it still flew really well!
- Wheel plastic piece update over the first E-flite UMX Timber
- It has a 3-bladed prop like the E-flite UMX Cirrus
- A higher 3400kv brushless motor comes with it for more power
- The plane can fly with 550ís as seen in some of my videos.
- Its lights all over the plane are awesome!
- The new chipset they use in this Timber UM allows for telemetry, just not the new advanced Smart Telemetry!

Cons:
- Longer nose compared to the original UMX Timber.
- Shorter flight times compared to the Ultra Micro Timber.

Link to the E-flite Turbo Timber UMX: https://amzn.to/2unWuZu
Posted by GBLynden | Mar 27, 2020 @ 01:20 AM | 5,534 Views
Watch this Epic Flyzone Fokker D.VII Micro WWI RC Biplane Unboxing & Maiden Flight With Wild Bill Flynn.

Epic Flyzone Fokker D.VII Micro WWI RC Biplane Unboxing & Maiden Flight With Wild Bill Flynn (9 min 21 sec)

Posted by GBLynden | Mar 26, 2020 @ 12:29 AM | 6,507 Views
This is my E-flite UMX Ultrix BNF Basic Maiden Flight Review On Windy Day video.

E-flite UMX Ultrix BNF Basic Maiden Flight Review On Windy Day (4 min 13 sec)

Here are my Review Notes for this E-flite UM Ultrix:

Pros:
- Great speed
- Fun 3D Style tricks & Highly Alpha/Harriers, etc.
- A fair price for twin motors
- 1S Brushless motors
- Long flight times
- The foam is thicker and more robust than other UMX Plane foam
- Has a skid for protection when landing on pavement or grass
- You can add lights
- It comes in a small box, perfect to slide in your car on the days you fly big jets like the E-flite Su-30.

Cons:
- It is really small, but I could still see its orientation well overall
- No wheels

Link to the E-flite Ultrix: https://amzn.to/31VRbgk
Posted by GBLynden | Mar 22, 2020 @ 04:14 AM | 5,294 Views
This video features the new Skynetic Shrike 1450mm Sport Glider Maiden Flight Review.

Skynetic Shrike 1450mm Sport Glider Maiden Flight Review (8 min 36 sec)

Review notes for the Skynetic Shrike Glider:

Pros:
- Very cool design
- Flaps
- Ailerons
- Lights
- Flys great
- Carbon spar reinforced fuse
- Quick connects in the wings for easy tear-down and assembly at the field.

Cons:
- No cons yet, but it is early, so I will update the description as time goes on.

Link to the Skynetic Shrike Sport Glider: http://bit.ly/ShrikeGliderMRC
Posted by GBLynden | Mar 20, 2020 @ 10:47 PM | 8,061 Views
This video features the new Skynetic Shrike 1450mm Sport Glider Unboxing & Review.

Skynetic Shrike 1450mm Sport Glider Unboxing & Review (7 min 39 sec)

Review notes for the Skynetic Shrike Glider:

Pros:
- Very cool design
- Flaps
- Ailerons
- Lights
- Carbon spar reinforced fuse
- Quick connects in the wings for easy tear-down and assembly at the field.

Cons:
- No cons yet, but it is early, so I will update the description as time goes on.

Link to the Skynetic Shrike Sport Glider: http://bit.ly/ShrikeGliderMRC
Posted by GBLynden | Mar 15, 2020 @ 04:20 PM | 10,445 Views
This video features a flight with Wild Bill's H-King TL2000 RC Plane That Comes With Floats From HobbyKing.

Wild Bill's H-King TL2000 RC Plane That Comes With Floats From HobbyKing (4 min 24 sec)

Posted by GBLynden | Mar 01, 2020 @ 01:10 AM | 4,069 Views
This is Wild Bill's E-fliteTwin Otter 1.2m BNF Basic Second Flight video.

Wild Bill's E flite Twin Otter 1.2m BNF Basic Second Flight (7 min 26 sec)