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Weak Signals Toledo 2017

Weak Signals 2017 Wrap Up

To wrap up our coverage of the 2017 Weak Signals Toledo Show we wanted to post a bunch of pictures to give you at home a look at what the show was like. Have a look at the gallery below to get a feel for what it was like to walk around the show. The Weak Signals show was this year, [...]

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Redcat Racing Carbon 210 Race Drone

Redcat Racing Carbon 210 Race Drone

New from Redcat Racing is the Carbon 210 Race Drone. The Carbon 210 comes pre-assembled (but without goggles) and sports a full carbon fiber chassis. It also some standard with an HD camera and powerful brushless motors are used to give it serious speed. A F3 flight controller is included, as well as a 6 channel 2.4GHz radio and aluminum [...]

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Tower Hobbies Uproar V2 GP/EP ARF

Tower Hobbies Uproar V2 GP/EP ARF

Recently announced by the folks over at Tower Hobbies is the Uproar V2 GP/EP ARF airplane. The new version of the Uproar sports upgrades from famous rc pilot Gary Wright and will be on display for the first time this weekend at the Weak Signals show in Toledo Ohio. Here are some of its features- * Can be used with glow [...]

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Realflight RF-X Update

New Update For RealFlight RF-X

The folks over at Hobbico have announced an update for their popular RealFlight RF-X flight simulator. The latest update is FREE to current owners and gives you the exceptional realism that you are looking for. Six new aircraft come with the latest update along with improved graphics, brighter colors, and a faster refresh rate. You can read about all the upgrades [...]

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Futaba 6K V2

Futaba 6K V2 8-Channel Air System

For all you fliers out there, Futaba has announced the 6k V2 air system. The 6K V2 is an 8-channel radio that is designed to give you a great bang for the buck. Here are some of its primary features and specifications- * 2 additional channels * Expanded flights modes in multi-copter programming * Vibration alerts * Internal antenna * Multi-copter, airplane, helicopter, and glider [...]

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E-Flite Carbon-Z Cessna 150

E-Flite Carbon-Z Cessna 150

New from E-flite is the Carbon-Z Cessna 150. The Cessna is a 84″ giant scale aircraft that is closely modeled after its full scale counterpart. It will be available as either a BNF or a PNP with pricing starting at $379. Here are some of its highlights- * Brushless power system with 60 amp ESC * Loads of scale detailing * Pre-installed LED [...]

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Ares Neon-X Plus

Ares Neon-X Plus Quadcopter

The new Neon-X Plus quadcopter from Ares is labeled as being “a box of fun”. The Neon-X is a small but high performance quad that is super affordable and designed to put a smile on your face. Available in two different color schemes (bright green or orange), the Neon-X has a bright LED lighting system and uses a 6-axis gyro [...]

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Tower Hobbies P-51D Mustang Airplane

Two New P-51D Mustangs From Tower Hobbies

Coming soon from Tower Hobbies is a pair of P-51D Mustangs. Both versions are 40″ in wingspan and come receiver ready, making them fast and easy to get up in the air. Each is priced at $119 and are true icons of American aviation. * Scale detailing like molded exhaust stacks, panel lines, machine guns, instrument panel and painted pilot bust * [...]

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E-flite Commander mPd 1.4m

E-flite Commander mPd 1.4m Sport Park Flyer

With spring time just around the corner, E-Flite has announced the Commander mPd 1.4m sport park flyer. The Commander was designed by Mirco Pecorari and David Payne to be a versatile, and fun, park flyer. Powered by a 15-sized brushless motor and sporting a 45 amp ESC, the Commander has the power you need to pull off cool tricks or [...]

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Great Planes Ultra Sport 46 EP ARF

Great Planes Ultra Sport 46 EP ARF

Recently announced by Great Planes is the Ultra Sport 46/EP ARF. The Ultra Sport is a classic aerobatic plane with contemporary styling and the ability to run off of a electric power system. * Comes as a Almost-Ready-to-Fly model * Can be used with electric or glow power * Mechanical retracts for better performance & style * Symmetrical airfoil for a wider aerobatic [...]

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TechOne No Gravity Airplane

Video – TechOne No Gravity Airplane

New for the 3D flying market is the TechOne No Gravity. It sports an affordable price point of $129 and was designed to make cool tricks easy. Above you’ll find a video that Hobbico has posted to help promote the TechOne. It shows the airplane in action pulling off cool stunt after cool stunt. Enjoy the video above and you [...]

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Hobbico Mini Digital Tachometer

Hobbico Mini Digital Tachometer

New from Hobbico is a Mini Digital Tachometer. This conveniently sized device sports an easy to read LCD display and is used to help adjust the power system in your aircraft. All you have to do is aim the tachometer at your prop and it gives you an instant readout on dynamic and peak RPM. The tachometer is shipping right now [...]

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E-Flite Opterra 2M Wing

FPV Ready E-Flite Opterra 2M Wing

FPV isn’t just for drones anymore, it is also becoming more popular in airplanes. New from E-Flite is the huge Opterra 2M Flying Wing. The Opterra comes in two different styles, as a PNP and a BNF, and is ready for you to install an FPV system. * Large 2M (78.3″) carbon reinforced Z-foam construction * Easy to assemble and transport * Has [...]

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Tower Hobbies Sport GP/EP ARF

Tower Hobbies Sport GP/EP ARF Airplane

If you have been thinking about getting into flying, Tower Hobbies has announced the Sport GP/EP ARF. The Sport can be used for sport aerobatics or simply as a go-to everyday machine. Large parts of it are pre-assembled and the Sport can be used with either glow or electric power systems. * Prehinged ailerons, elevator and rudders * Generous hardware package * Semi-symmetrical [...]

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E-Flite UMX A-10 BL

E-Flite UMX A-10 Warthog BL

The UMX A-10 Warthog BL BNF Basic from E-Flite is an affordable pre-assembled aircraft designed to put a smile on your face. The A-10 is ultra-micro in size with a wingspan of 22.1″ and comes with an abundance of power thanks to its 13,500kV brushless motors. * Incredible scale detailing * Twin 28mm ducted fans * AS3X stability control * Functional dual rudders * Flight [...]

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