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Furious FPV DOCK-KING - Next Level FPV.

By Larry H. 10 days ago 496 Views No comments

In the change by the minute FPV scene, Furious FPV continues to innovative with cutting edge FPV products that offer new realms of functionality, performance and simplicity in the growing chase of FPV video perfection. And with the latest release of the all new DOCK-KING, Furious FPV takes a stab at greater levels of video clarity for on the edge FPV bliss.

SAB Goblin 770 Sport - The Beast Is Back.

By Larry H. 1 month ago 6434 Views No comments

SAB continues their forward march of heli domination with new and improved models at exceptionally low cost when compared to years ago. And despite a cooling in heli demand, SAB is unrelenting in their pace as they refine & update new and improved models that make it hard for any pilot to resist the buy button when it comes to one of their gorgeous Italian machines. And as for their latest machine, you ask? The Goblin 770 Sport Edition. Oh yes - the beast is back, and she's better than ever.

Our 5 Favorite Helis.

By Larry H. 2 months ago 10838 Views No comments

We love helicopters (our "HeliDirect" brand is kind of a giveaway), and when it comes to choosing our favorite machines, it gets tough - quickly. With a mature and sophisticated helicopter market, there is a large array of high quality choices available, and selection varies deep and wide when it comes to finding the next perfect machine.

Even though it was tough, we have selected 5 of our favorite machines that have been chosen from multiple brand names as a way to spread the love and share our thoughts on these wicked 3D machines. Take a peek at our selections, and don't blame us (too much, at least) if you find one of these kits in your shopping cart, because in the end, you'll love us that much more when you take flight with one of these stunning machines.

5 Wicked FPV Frames - And Why You Want Them.

By Larry H. 3 months ago 5087 Views No comments

5 Wicked FPV Frames - And Why You Want Them.

The FPV racing & freestyle world has developed & morphed at an ungodly level, with change happening at a frightening level of speed. Nothing has been left untouched, with massive evolution's & revolutions regarding every segment of tech, allowing pilots to manipulate the laws of physics that even a GoPro will doubt when it comes to the playback footage.

The Pulse Ultra PLC400D Duo Charger - And Why I Love It.

By Larry H. 3 months ago 10212 Views No comments

The Pulse Ultra PLC400D Duo Charger - And Why I Love It.

I've owned a few nitro powered RC models back in the day, but my RC flying fun really took off (sorry about the pun - couldn't help myself) when LiPo powered models came to the fore, offering immense power, setup ease, low cost, and best off all, the lack of nitro slime that covered every square inch of my RC model. Simply put, once I went electric, I never looked back.

Mikado VControl Touch - The iPhone of RC Transmitters?

By Larry H. 3 months ago 4054 Views No comments

RC transmitters have made monumental strides over the passing years, offering all elements of computerized control and integration as the RC hobby becomes more sophisticated and complex. And in the iPhone age of RC transmitters, Mikado steps up to the plate with one of the most sophisticated and beautiful setups on the market today - the revolutionary Mikado VControl Touch.

The New Goblin 570 Sport

By Larry H. 3 months ago 11564 Views No comments

Low Cost, High Performance? Meet the All New Goblin 570 Sport.

High performance niche based helis used to come at significant costs, but SAB is making it easier than ever to step into large scale heli performance at a significant savings compared to previous models offered before.

An Interview with Bobby Watts @helipilotonline.com

By Sam Le 3 months ago 149 Views No comments

Known for his great SmackTalk videos with Bert Kammerer and designing items like the Delcon System, Bobby Watts is a household name in the RC world. Although you won’t find Bobby on the competition circuit anymore, he is more active in the hobby than ever. With his new company, Encore RC, and still working closely with Gaui and Halo Blades, I don’t know if this guy ever sleeps. I was lucky enough to hang out with Bobby at his house last December before the OHB. He is a great, down-to-earth guy whose brain is always turning with new designs and ideas. I was pleased to see his Invertix 400 fi nally come to the market. With Bobby’s great enthusiasm and drive for the hobby, I’m excited to see what’s to come this year.

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DJI Matrice 100

By Sam Le 3 months ago 149 Views No comments

DJI expands their offerings with the new Matrice 100 quadcopter. It's a fully customizable platform that is programmable and works with DJI's SDK. It will be guided by a visual sensing system for object detection and avoidance to make our drones even smarter and safer.

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Goblin 700 Kyle Stacy Edition @helipilotonline.com

By Sam Le 3 months ago 116 Views No comments

While we at RC Heli Pilot magazine have long loved the sleek, high tech looks and extreme performance capabilities of the SAB Heli Division series of Goblin electric helicopters, the new Kyle Stacy Edition of the Goblin 700 has us swooning afresh! The KSE Goblin 700 is based on the the Goblin Competition Carbon Edition and includes a three bladed head and tail system. The black anodized aluminum main rotor components, new F3C landing gear, CNC main gear and carbon/yellow canopy and boom set this Goblin apart like no other. Kyle Stacy comments:

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