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by Jesse May : Nov 14, 2016 at 10:56 PM
Great transmitter for sale Hitec Aurora 9 and I'll include 2 Optima 9 receivers. This transmitter has served me well. battery in excellent condition. Shipped to your door for $200. Via FedEx with tracking. Questions please feel free to send me a PM. Thanks for looking IMG_1987.JPG ...
by RussellRifleRoll : Nov 13, 2016 at 9:07 PM
plane is so fun to fly.
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by thurmma : Nov 13, 2016 at 10:41 AM
Took some pictures at the South Grand Lake Regional Airport in Ketchum, OK yesterday at the Winggate Jet Rally. This was the first event of this type held at the airport and had a pretty good turnout of spectators and pilots. Definitely looking forward to the next one! MIII1361.jpg ...
by ProfilePilot : Nov 12, 2016 at 10:18 PM
It took awhile. My little man finally said he wanted to learn to fly after taking a buddy box flight on a Crashtest Hobby Albatros. I bought him one and we put it together. Last night he painted it. Today we flew it. Flew great first flight. I checked it out and had him on the buddy box for four flights. I think...
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by Xtreme_Power_RCS : Nov 11, 2016 at 9:48 PM
Anyone who is in the hobby is well known with the name Mike McConville. He has blown our minds in the RC market for years! In 1996 Mike Moved to Champaign Il to Work for Horizon Hobby were he has spend MANY years as head of Hangar 9...
by GSNadmin : Nov 11, 2016 at 7:32 AM
Since our nation’s founding, the men and women of our military have protected our lives, our freedoms and the Constitution. Veterans are the backbone of these United States of America, and we appreciate your service. Model Airplane News - The #1 resource for RC plane and...
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by GSNadmin : Nov 10, 2016 at 12:42 PM
From Horizon Hobby: A look inside Horizon Hobby HQ and Distribution Center with the #MannequinChallenge! Let’s see your #MannequinChallenge!! Visit HorizonHobby.com...
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by GSNadmin : Nov 10, 2016 at 12:42 PM
Over the years, I’ve seen many giant-scale airplanes suffer a structural failure that ended with damage that ended the flying for that day. I have experienced a few situations myself. Recently, while flying my 30cc DHC-2 Beaver, a wheel collar came loose and I experienced a rough, aborted takeoff. The landing-gear...
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by GSNadmin : Nov 10, 2016 at 12:02 PM
The vertical S combines a half-inside loop with a half-outside loop to perform an S-shaped figure. This maneuver is one of many that are also performed by full-scale aircraft, and it is used to climb or descend at a consistent speed. The airplane should be balanced in a manner that when rolled to inverted and with...
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by GSNadmin : Nov 10, 2016 at 12:02 PM
You asked for ’em, we’ve got ’em! Here are four terrific shop tips you can use this weekend to make your time in the workshop easier and more enjoyable. Don’t forget to send us your favorite tip! SMOOTH...