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Blade 350QX AP

Coming straight out of Nuremburg is a number of great stuff out of Horizon Hobby. One of many from Blade Helicopters is the newly upgraded 350QX AP. The AP stands for Aerial Photography and the RTF Quadcopter Kit not only come with a camera control gimble but the new E-Flite C-Go 1 1080p sport camera.

Now the questions have already been flying all over the internet and Blade has already announced the original 350QX can be upgraded to carry the gimbal and there will be a GoPro adapter mount for those who need one.

Other Specifications include:

  • Included 2-Axis Brushless Gimbal
  • Included C-Go 1 Camera 1080P/30
  • 5.8Ghz Wi-Fi Video Downlink to Supported Devices
  • Large 3S 3000mAh Flight Battery
  • Improved Receiver with External Antenna
  • Improved GPS
  • Visual Compass Error Detection
  • Compatible with All Spektrum Radios

The part number is BLH7900 and will be selling for around $1000 when it releases in late May. Hit up This Link for more information on the Blade Website.

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Blade 200 SRX

Looking to fly a RC Helicopter but not into quadcopters? Blade has just announced the first SAFE system powered fixed-pitch (non-stunt) 200 SRX! Featuring a gradual learning curve with multiple learning settings, the 200 SRX also offers a Panic Switch in case you need to get your bearings back. The 200 SRX also touts some pretty nice features:

  • Engineered with SAFE‚ĄĘ technology
  • Panic button recovery
  • Beginner mode‚ÄĒlimited flight envelope with self-leveling and a low bank angle limit
  • Intermediate mode‚ÄĒincreased control authority with self-leveling and a high bank angle limit
  • Experienced mode‚ÄĒfull control authority with no bank angle limit
  • Brushless main and tail motor
  • Stainless steel main shaft
  • 6-channel transmitter with four “AA” batteries included
  • Flight time up to 10 minutes
  • Flight battery and charger included

The 200 SRX is available in two formats: Ready to Fly (Part Number¬†BLH2000,¬†$260) and a Bind-n-Fly (Part Number¬†BLH2080,¬†$220) and will release in May. Hit up This Link for more from Blade’s Website.

 

C-Go 1

Slipping through the cracks, the new¬†Blade 350QX AP¬†features a camera gimal setup along with it’s own camera included? What’s that, you want one for yourself but don’t want to fly? Announcing the¬†E-Flite C-Go 1, a new 1080p, 30fps action camera developed by Yuneec Technology! Not only that, but it will transfer 720p video right to your mobile device giving you FPV right out of the box. It’s features include:

  • 5.8Ghz downlink to support mobile devices with included antenna
  • 1080P/30 recording or 720P/30 when streaming
  • Lightweight and small form factor
  • Low latency and long range Wi-Fi

Arriving late May for around¬†$300, the C-Go 1 has a part number of¬†EFLA900 and more information can be found on Horizon Hobby’s website via This Link.

 

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Blade 200QX BNF

Blade Helicopters announced another ship for the fleet, the 200 QX. Built as an upgrade to the 180QX HD, the 200QX is a brushless powered, LED lit, SAFE technology quadcopter brother with the good looks of the 350QX. It has impressive specifications:

  • SAFE‚ĄĘ Technology equipped
  • Three flight modes
  • High performance brushless motors
  • Internal LED illumination for easy orientation and night flying
  • Optional camera available separately

Offered currently only as a Bind-n-Fly package, the part number is¬†BLH7780¬†and will sell for¬†$230¬†when it releases at the end of April. Hit up This Link for more details on Blade’s Website.

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Robitronic Axial Helion Ko Propo booth Toy fair 2013
Robitronic had a large booth at Nuremberg filled with some of the hottest products in rc. Robitronic is a distributor for Axial, Helion, and KO Propo in Europe, thus they had all kinds of rc goodness in their booth. Check out the pictures below to get a feel for what it was like at the Toy Fair in the Robitronic booth.

To find out more information on Robitronic here’s the LINK, to view Axial’s latest products click HERE, and to see what Helion is up to HERE is the link. To see all our coverage of the Nuremberg Toy Fair just click on THIS link.

SWORKz booth nuremberg toy fair 2013
SWORKz isn’t well known here in the states, however they are quite large over in Europe. SWORKz had all their latest products on display at the Toy Fair including their new 8th scale buggies and the new S104 EK1 10th scale 4wd buggy. Check out the gallery below to see more.

Click on THIS link to head over to the official SWORKz website, and click right HERE to view the rest of our Nuremberg Toy Fair coverage.

Schumacher and Speed Passion Booth Nuremberg Toy Fair 2013
Another huge name in the European rc scene that had a booth at Nuremberg was Schumacher. The Schumacher crew was showing off all their latest and greatest including their new 4wd off-road racer, the Cat K1. Schumacher is also a distributor for Speed Passion, so all of Speed Passion’s goodies were also in their booth. Check out the gallery below to get a feel for what they had on display at the Toy Fair.

To get more information on Schumacher’s fine products click over to their Official Website, and HERE is the link to get more information on Speed Passion. Hit up THIS link to follow all of our BigSquidRC Toy Fair 2013 coverage.

Tamiya Booth 2013 Nuremberg Toy Fair
The crew at Tamiya had a large booth at the 2013 Nuremberg Toy Fair to showcase all their rc products. From Ferrari F1 cars to their new Farm King Wheelie tractor, Tamiya has something for everyone. Igor shot a bunch of pictures of their booth, take a look at them in the gallery below.

Check out the official Tamiya Website for more information, and hit THIS link to view all our Nuremberg show coverage right here on BigSquidRC.

HPI Booth Octane Nuremberg Toy Fair 2013
HPI Racing had a strong show at Nuremberg 2013. They showed lots of new product including the TC10 & TC12, a new Micro RS4, updated Baja 5th scales, and their Octane gas powered Savage. Check out the pictures in the gallery below to take a closer look at the HPI booth.

To get more information on all of HPI’s fine products HERE is the link to their official website. To view all our Nuremberg Toy Fair 2013 show coverage hit up THIS link right here on BigSquidRC.

Rally Legends Booth Nuremberg Toy Fair 2013
Scale looks are all the rage now days and Rally Legends offers rc versions of legendary rally cars for your driving enjoyment. Cubby is a huge fan of old school rally and you should see how his eyes light up when he sees the Rally Legends cars. We received a test sample for review one time but somebody “cough cough Cubbyyyy” totaled it out on the first pack. Needless to say we haven’t received another one. LOL. Check out the gallery below to see what they had on display in Nuremberg.

For more information on Rally Legends here in the States click THIS link, to keep up with all our Nuremberg show coverage THIS is the link you want.

Traxxas Booth Nuremberg Toy Fair 2013
The Traxxas crew was out in force at the 2013 Nuremberg Toy Fair showing off their extensive line-up of surface and air machines. Of note was their latest Robbie Gordon off-roaders and their QR-1 & DR-1 air machines. Check out the gallery below to get a feel for their booth.

For more information on Traxxas hit up THIS link for their official website and check out THIS link for all our Nuremberg show coverage right here on BigSquidRC.

ECX Torment Basher Approved Nuremberg 2013
The crew at Team Losi Racing (TLR) had a great 2013 Nuremberg show with the announcement of their new Losi 8ight 3.0 and Ten SCTE 2.0, both of these new machines are going to be hot players in 2013. Alongside the Losi booth was the ECX booth where we were able to give the ECX crew their Basher Approved plaque in person for the ECX Torment SCT. Check out the gallery below for some up close and personal shots of the latest from Losi.

Check out THIS link for the official TLR website, click right HERE for the official ECX website, and hit THIS up for all our Nuremberg show coverage.

Igor at Carisma Booth Nuremberg 2013
The crew over at Carisma have been busy putting out a bunch of new releases lately, but they still had time to hit the 2013 Nuremberg Toy Fair. Our BigSquidRC contributor Igor got a chance to hang with the Carisma crew and get some up close shots of all the newest Carisma bash-mobiles. Check out the gallery below to get up close with the multiple new releases from Carisma.

Hit up This Link for the official Carisma RC website, and click HERE to view all our coverage from Nuremberg.