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Drone Insight: Traxxas Customer Support

Traxxas is one of the biggest names in R/C and there is a reason for that. They treat their dealers and customers with respect. I have had numerous interactions with Traxxas’ customer support from a dealers perspective, and I have heard countless testimonies raving about how well they operate and how they treat their customers as humans, not just walking [...]

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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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RISE House Racer Challenge

Two Days Left In The Rise House Racer Challenge

That’s right house racers, you only have until tomorrow, April 4th, to get your entry into the RISE House Racer Challenge. The House Racer Challenge is a video contest with $5,000 up for grabs, so if you have not sent in your video yet, now is the time to do so. To get more details, and to see videos that have [...]

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Blade Torrent 110 FPV Drone

Blade Torrent 110 FPV Racing Drone

Coming in late April from Blade is the Torrent 110 FPV Racing Drone. The small Torrent 110 packs a punch with four brushless motors and is a great way to get into FPV racing. Small enough to be flown indoors or out, the Torrent 110 has the power and handling you are looking for. * High torque 1104-7600kV brushless motors * Professionally [...]

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Traveling With a Drone

Have you ever been getting ready for a trip and had the strong urge to bring your drone with you but weren’t really sure if it was allowed?  Well today we are going to talk about taking your drone on a cruise ship. Your experience may differ depending on which cruise line you go with and how shady you look [...]

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Thrust UAV Riot 250R Pro

Thrust UAV Riot 250R Pro

Hitting hobby shops right now is the Thrust UAV Riot 250R PRO FPV racing quad. The Riot 250R Pro is designed to take your racing to the next level with its easy to fly characteristics and durable chassis. Here are some of its highlights- * 250mm white gel coated carbon fiber frame * Integrated flight system (IFS) with a modular on-screen display * [...]

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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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RISE $5,000 House Racer Challenge

$5,000 RISE House Racer Challenge!!!

Want to make a cool $5,000? If so, the folks at Hobbico have announced the RISE House Racer Challenge! The challenge involves taking one of their House Racer quadcopters, flying it through a course you have created with RISE Race Gates, then submitting the FPV video. A panel of all-star judges will then pick a winner who gets some serious [...]

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The Traxxas Aton Review

Intro: The Traxxas Aton, made by bashers, for bashers. I know what you’re thinking- Traxxas made a drone besides the Alias? Why yes they did. Come join me while I break it down and build it back up again, just like any good basher would do. From: Traxxas Direct Link: Traxxas Aton Review By: Andrew Schaefer Photos By: Andrew Schaefer Specs: RTF, BNF, ARF, or Kit: RTF Age: 14+ Battery: 11.1v 3000Mah [...]

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Kyosho Red Yellow Drone Racer

Two New Colors For The Kyosho Drone Racer

The folks over at Kyosho have announced two new colors for their Drone Racer. The first unit is the G-ZERO Shining Red which has a part number of #20571R, while the second is the ZEPHYR S-Yellow which is part number #20572Y. Both come completely pre-built as readysets and are controlled by Kyosho’s easy to use 2.4GHz Syncro KT-231P pistol style [...]

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Kyosho Zephyr Review

Kyosho Zephyr Drone Racer Review

A few months ago Kyosho announced their revolutionary Drone Racer quadcopters. The Drone Racers are not like a “normal” drone, they are controlled by a pistol type radio and only fly a few feet off the ground. We have been testing the Kyosho Zephyr, one of the two Drone Racers released by Kyosho. How easy is it to fly? Is [...]

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Kyosho Zephyr Drone Racer Unboxing

Unboxing The Kyosho Zephyr Drone Racer

The Kysho Zephyr is a big deal. Why is that? The first reason is because it is the first ” real drone” from Kyosho. The second reason is because it isn’t like a typical drone. The Zephyr is controlled by a pistol style radio. While flying you can turn left, right, and go faster or slower, but you aren’t constantly [...]

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Rise Vusion House Racer

RISE Vusion House Racer

New and hot from RISE is the Vusion House Racer. The House Racer drone comes 100% ready to fly so that you and your buddies can experience the exciting world of FPV racing right in your own home. The House Racer is also built tough, allowing it to keep on flying even after a few crashes. Here is the scoop- * [...]

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MaxAmps LiHV Quadcopter Race Packs

MaxAmps FPV Race Edition LiHV 1600 4S Packs

If you are a hardcore drone racer, it is all about speed. To help you go faster than your competition, MaxAmps has announced LiHV Race Edition 4S 1600 packs. The MaxAmps LiHV cells put out far superior voltage compared to normal LiPo batteries, thus giving your drone more power. * Charges up to 4.35 volts per cell * 150C rated discharge * [...]

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Futaba R2001SB Drone Receiver

Futaba R2001SB Drone Receiver

Futaba has announced the R2001SB drone receiver. The R2001SB is the smallest and lightest full range receiver that Futaba has ever produced. Its small size makes it easy to tuck away in your race drone, while its lightweight design (only 4 grams!) helps your quad’s performance. * S.Bus design * Weight- 0.15 oz * Size- 21.1 x 41.8 x 5.3 mm The R2001SB [...]

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