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Horizon Hobby Mannequin Challenge

Horizon Hobby Mannequin Challenge Video

Have you ever wanted to check out the offices at Horizon Hobby? Well, now you can with the Mannequin Challenge Video posted below. The crew at Horizon Hobby filmed many of their staffers while frozen in “mannequin” style poses to show you what it looks like at their headquarters in Champaign Illinois. Enjoy the video below and you can hit [...]

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Vaterra K10 Ascender Review

Vaterra 1972 Chevrolet K10 Ascender Pickup from Horizon Hobb…

Scale rock crawlers just might be the hottest product segment on the market right now. There are a number of reasons for that- they look good, they run forever, and they are loads of fun. A couple of years ago Vaterra introduced the Ascender, a scale crawling platform that was designed from the ground up to outperform everything else on [...]

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Spektrum FPV Video

Video – Spektrum Heavy Duty FPV Camera System

Is it time for you to finally invest in an FPV system? Horizon Hobby makes a strong case for it with their latest video. The video shown above highlights what it takes to install one of their heavy duty FPV Cameras in a buggy, truck, boat, and airplane. Once installed, driving/flying via FPV is an entirely new and immersive experience, [...]

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Team USA Drone Worlds

Team USA Sweeps Drone Worlds Wing Class

The hot news just in from Kualoa Ranch, Hawaii is that Team USA swept the top postions in the Wing Class at the Drone Worlds that were held over the weekend. Team USA was sponsored by Spektrum FPV along with Horizon Hobby. The Drone Worlds is one of the most prestigious events in the FPV world, we are stoked to [...]

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Losi 8IGHT 4WD Nitro Buggy RTR

Losi 8IGHT RTR Nitro Buggy

To help get new drivers into the 8th scale nitro race scene, Losi has just announced the 8IGHT RTR Nitro Buggy. The new RTR version of the immensely popular 8IGHT buggy comes with a pull start Dynamite .21 engine and pre-set suspension. Some of its other features include- * Dynamite 1600mAh NiMH receiver pack * Spektrum DX2E 2.4GHz radio system * Spektrum waterproof [...]

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Spektrum Drone Worlds 2016

Horizon/Spektrum Exclusive Sponsor Of TEAM USA At The Drone …

FPV drone racing seems to be taking over the world and this week the Drone Worlds are being held in Kualoa Ranch, Hawaii. The exclusive sponsor of Team USA is Horizon/Spektrum and so far Team USA has been doing a fantastic job. The racing continues through October 22 to determine who the best FPV racers in the world are. Check [...]

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Xtreme Drop Down DX6R

Xtreme Carbon Fiber Drop Down For DX6R

Coming soon for all you Spektrum DX6R owners is a very trick Carbon Fiber Wheel Drop Down from Xtreme Racing. The Xtreme drop down kit uses carbon fiber and black anodized aluminum parts to help make your DX6R the coolest one at the track. The drop down wheel kit is available now with a price of $39 and a part number [...]

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Spektrum SR2100 Antenna-Less Receiver

Spektrum Antenna-Less SR2100 Micro Receiver

Need to save some space in that tight install of yours? Spektrum has announced a new Antenna-Less SR2100 Micro Receiver. The SR2100 has an extremely small footprint, plus there is no need to worry about how to route the antenna. Some of the highlights on the SR2100 include- * 3 channel receiver * Uses DSMR protocol * Fast 5.5ms frame rate * Uses Reliakote [...]

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Blade Race Wing

Blade Theory Type W FPV Race Wing

You have probably seen how FPV quadcopter racing has really taken off. Now taking off with the airplane crowd are FPV Race Wings. The Race Wings bring the excitement of flying FPV along with the raw speed of an airplane. The latest Race Wing to hit the market comes from Blade with their Theory Type W. The Theory Type W [...]

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Spektrum STX2 Radio System

Spektrum STX2 2.4GHz FHSS Radio System

Working on a build but need an affordable radio to finish it up? Need to replace a RTR radio that has stopped working? If you said “yes” to either of those two questions, Spektrum has a new radio for you, the STX2. The STX2 is super affordable, yet comes with reliable Spektrum 2.4GHz performance. The STX2 is a 2 channel [...]

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Spektrum DX6R Case

Spektrum DX6R Transmitter Case

Now that you’ve got that uber-high-end Spektrum DX6R, you need to take care of it. The best way to ensure your new radio doesn’t get destroyed on the way to this weekend’s big bash is to store it in a secure case. To do exactly that, Spektrum recently announced a custom fit Transmitter Case for the DX6R. The case has [...]

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AVC Losi Baja Rey

Video – Juan Pablo Montoya On AVC Stability Control

The subject of electronic stability control has been a hot one in the rc community. Watch the video above to see what professional full scale driver Juan Pablo Montoya thinks about it. He recently had a chance to test the Spektrum AVC system in the new Losi Baja Rey desert truck and the cameras were rolling to get his reaction. [...]

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Horizon Hobby FPV Racing

Horizon Hobby Helps FPV Drone Racing Go Mainstream

Last weekend the National Drone Racing Championships in New York made some big waves. The event was exclusively covered on ESPN3, sending notice that drone racing is steadily working its way towards the mainstream. One of the companies behind the evolution of FPV drone racing is Horizon Hobby. Horizon’s Blade line of drones has helped get FPV racing get to [...]

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Horizon Hobby Drone Racing

Horizon Hobby At The 2016 National Drone Racing Championship…

Going on this weekend in Governors Island New York is the 2016 National Drone Racing Championships. The folks over at Horizon Hobby are a sponsor of the event, one that showcases some of the best FPV drone racers in the world. The factory Spektrum drone racing team will be in attendance, as will Horizon factory pilot (and big time full [...]

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Spektrum High-Voltage 1/5 Scale Digital Servo Reviews

Since we have been loving and bashing the heck out of our Losi 1/5 WRC from Horizon Hobby, it seemed only appropriate to give it a little upgrade. We recently got our hands on two new servos from Spektrum. The S9020 1/5 Scale Digital HV (High Voltage) Steering Servo, and the S9010 Throttle Servo. How did they do in the [...]

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