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New Pricing for the Viper RC Air Series Speed Controls

Viper RC has been producing some quality ESC’s with their Air Series of speed controllers for a while now, but this new pricing has seriously caught our attention. Air 10 2S-3S Linear 10A 12A $9.99 Air 25 2S-3S Linear 25A 30A $11.99 Air 40 2S-6S Switching 40A 50A $18.99 Air 60 2S-6S Switching 60A 75A $32.99 Air 80 2S-6S Switching 80A 95A $39.99 Air 120 [...]


us air meet 2012

Horizon Off-Road Showdown at US Air Meet 2012

Here’s something you don’t see or hear about often. Off road RC and Planes at the same event! This year Horizon Hobby is having their Off-Road Showdown during the US Air Meet 2012 in Sanford, Maine USA. The dates are September 6-9 and the event will include multiple layouts for 1/8th scale nitro and 1/10th scale electric racing. Our buddy [...]


Futaba 18MZ

Futaba 18MZ has aspires to big things.

This is some news from the flyboy side, but it’s just too impressive to pass up.  Futaba has announced a new 18-channel, computer controlled, 2.4 GHz transmitter, the 18MZ.  It’s packed full of high-end features like a touch screen LCD for changing all the settings.  You’ll also find a SD card slot for storing multiple model settings and future firmware [...]



Government regulations – coming soon to a hobby near you…

🙁 Despair, Inc. While the following news is more pertinent to flyboys rather than us drivers, it’s important to pay attention to government regulations being imposed on any part of the hobby.  The FAA, over the past few years, has been coming up with rules and regulations related to small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (abbreviated sUAS).  Those sUAS’ also happen to include [...]