Team HeliDirect Field Representatives

Our field representatives attend local helicopter fun fly events and help other pilots enjoy the sport.


Jim Thompson
Oakland , CA.
Name:
Team Manager - Jim Thompson
Contact:
jthompson@helidirect.com  
What I Fly:
MSH Protos Max V2, FPV Vortex, SAB Goblin 380, 500, 630. Pulse batteries. iKon,  Zeal blades. Futaba radios.
Planned Events:
IRCHA
HeliFreak
RotorFest in Livermore
Morgan Hill Heli Fun Fly
Joe Nall

Josh Warren
Paso Robles , CA.
Name:
Josh Warren
Contact:
j.t.warren@charter.net Helis4life77 on www.helifreak.com
What I Fly:
Sab Goblin; Align Trex; Ikon; Kontronik; Xnova; Yge; Bk; Mks; Pulse; Spektrum
Planned Events:
HeliFreak
Las Vegas
RotorFest in Livermore
Morgan Hill Heli Fun Fly
Turlock Rotor Rally

Cade Ciripompa
Paso Robles , CA.
Name:
Cade Ciripompa
Contact:
callouscade@yahoo.com
What I Fly:
Trex 700N, Trex 700E, Pulse Batteries, VBar, Futaba
Planned Events:
495th Heli Funfly, IRCHA 2016, Fredericksburg VA Heli Spring Fling, Orlando Heli Blowout, other events in Middle East Florida areacade

Alex Rose
Monte Sereno , CA.
Name:
Alex Rose
Contact:
alex.e.rose@gmail.com
What I Fly:
Velos 880 - Dual Xnova 450-500, 4x Pulse 6s4100mah 45C packs, Reactor HVX, Savox BlS servos, 2x YGE 160A ESC
Protos Max V2 700, 770 Evoluzione - Cyclone 695, Rail 766.  Xpert R1 servos, Xnova XTS 4530-520kV motor, Castle 160 ESC
Planned Events:
IRCHA
Helifreak FF
Palomar FF
OHB
Morgan Hill SCCMAS
Rotorfest Livermore
Las Vegas Fun Fly
Ventura 3D Rip
Turlock FF
LA 3D
RCHN Funfly, Oregon

Ian Villescas
Albuquerque, NM.
Name:
Ian Villescas
Contact:
desertclimber@gmail.com
What I Fly:
SAB Goblin;Align;Gaui;Blade Pulse;Turnigy Futaba;Beast X;Align TORQ;Align;Futaba;Spektrum;JR Castle Creations;Align;Scorpion Quantum;Scorpion;Align;KDE Direct SAB;Align;CYE Radix;Edge;KBDD;MS Composite Castle Creations JR;Spektrum
Planned Events:
Phoenix
El Paso
Austin
3D Masters
IRCHA
ABQ Fun Fly

Steve Favorite
Dayton, OH.
Name:
Steve Favorite
Contact:
Steve_Favorite@yahoo.com
What I Fly:
SAB Trioblin 700, Goblin 700 comp, Goblin 630 comp, Trex 700n, Pulse Batteries, Castle Creations, Scorpion Power Systems, V Bar Control, Xpert servos, Zeal Blades, Random heli skid clamps, Byron Rotor Rage fuel, OS engines, Hatori pipes
Planned Events:
Mid America
Cincy Smack Down
Heart of Ohio Rotor Challenge
IRCHA Jamboree
Buckeye HeliFest
Dayton RC Helicopter Gathering and Fun Fly
Haunted Hoosier-Hillbilly Fun-Fly

Laddy McMurry
Paso Robles , CA.
Name:
Laddy McMurry
Contact:
laddy@grandecom.net
What I Fly:
SAB Goblin; Align Pulse; TORQ;Align;Futaba Castle Creations;Align Scorpion;Align SAB;Align; Futaba
Planned Events:
Abilene Chopper Madness October23-25
Aero Hobbies funFly Oct31
Las Vegas FunFly
IRCHA 2016

David Westmorlan
Kennett, MO.
Name:
David Westmorlan
Contact:
trexflyer11@gmail.com
What I Fly:
Synergy;Blade;JR, Mikado:Pulse;Thunder Power:JR Tags Mini, V-Bar, Mini V-Bar::Castle Creations:Scorpion;KDE Direct;YS (Nitro);OS (Nitro):CYE Radix;Edge;KBDD:Castle Creations:JR
Planned Events:
IRCHA
Kennett, MO 3D Bash Series
Sikeston, MO, Fall Fly-in
Piggot, AR, Fall Fly-in

Nick Minderman
Wright City, MO.
Name:
Nick Minderman
Contact:
Nick@7Oaksinspection.com
What I Fly:
JR Forza 700, MSH Protos Max v2, Synergy N7.  Xnova Motors, JR 28x, JR NX servos, Brain FBL, Kontronik Esc, YS 91srx engines, Pulse Batteries
Planned Events:
Whirly Birds funfly
Spirits St Louis Funfly
Jeff City Flyers Funfly
XfC
IRCHA 2016
OHB
Misc other funflys

Mark Sanders
Muncie, IN.
Name:
Mark Sanders
Contact:
sandersmark99@yahoo.com
What I Fly:
Goblin 570 (scorpion, castle, pulse, ikon)
Gaui X5 (scorpion, hobbywing, pulse)
Outrage Velosity N2 (ys56, ikon, rotor rage)
Planned Events:
ircha, cincy funfly, dayton funfly, other funflys close to me

Steve OConnor
Livermore, CA.
Name:
Steve OConnor
Contact:
okanor@outlook.com
What I Fly:
JR Forza 700 speed
JR Forza 700
JR NEX-550 E6
MSH Protos 800
Low Head Speed
JR XG14, Pulse Batteries, MSH Brain, Scorpion Motors
FPV Quads
Planned Events:
Vegas Fun fly
Turloc RC Fun Fly
Rotor Fest
Whirlybirds (St. Louis)
Morgan Hill Heli Fun Fly
Denver Fun Fly
IRCHA
Heli Freak
Others as they Pop Up

Chad strong
Winston Salem, NC.
Name:
Chad strong
Contact:
cstrong0209@yahoo.com
What I Fly:
T Rex 700 Nitro
Synergy E7
Goblin 630
T Rex 600 Nitro
Goblin 380
Blade 180 CFX
Planned Events:
Fredericksburg Spring Fling and Fall Fling
IRCHA 2016
Joe Nall
Heli Extravaganza
The Dragon Fly

Robert Evans
Reno , NV.
Name:
Robert Evans
Contact:
Purpleheartdodge@live.com
What I Fly:
SAB Goblin;Align;Synergy:Pulse;Thunder Power:Beast X;Spektrum;VBar::Castle Creations;Align:Align;KDE Direct:Rail Blades:Castle Creations:Spektrum
Planned Events:
Reno rotary rendezvous
Oroville funfly
Helifreaks
Oregon Heli fun fly, cascade heli's
KDE Direct funfly and video shoot

Several other events as they come up. As well as holding a small entro to helicopters and multirotors at a wounded veterans clinic. Date to be determined.

John Green
Orlando, FL.
Name:
John Green
Contact:
john.green3233@att.net
What I Fly:
SAB Goblin 570 , 500 , 380 , Gaui  x3 , Oxy 3 , FPV coming soon ,,,
BK servos , Spartan FBL , Kontronik , Quantum motors , Scorpion motors , Halo blades , Switch blades , western robotics , Spektrum
Planned Events:
TORCHS Spring Smackdown
IRCHA
PORT SAINT LUCIE
Orlando Heli Blowout

Simon Vaamonde
Houston, TX.
Name:
Simon Vaamonde
Contact:
jsimonvaamonde@yahoo.com
What I Fly:
KDS Agile 7.2; KDS EBAR Savox servos and motor  Kontronik;  esc
;KDS 5.5;Savox KDS savox servos and motor kontronik esc
Planned Events:
Apache pass Funfly
Austin HeliFest
Mayday Louisianan
Crawley Funfly Louisianan
Cajun Helifest
Birmingham Funfly
Huntsville Funfly
IRCHA
Wings Over Houston Full size Air show
Helifreak Funfly
Southern rotary Funfly
Orlando Heli Blow Out

Paul Peffly
Knightdale, NC.
Name:
Paul Peffly
Contact:
Paulpeffly@yahoo.com
What I Fly:
DT600, Vbar, Scorpion motor, Hobbywing  120HV
Planned Events:
Joe Nall
Heli extravaganza
IRCHA
Wilson Heli fun fly
Helis over tidewater
Roanoke Rapids Heli fly in

Rene Gotiear
Lawton , OK.
Name:
Rene Gotiear
Contact:
renedgotiear@hotmail.com
What I Fly:
Goblin: 700,500,700speed
Synergy N7
Compass 7HV
Scorpion, Futaba ,Torq , iKON , Pulse
Planned Events:
IRCHA 2016
Cajun Helifest 2016
RCHN FF 2016
Tulsa OK. FF
Orlando Heli blowout 2016
Top gun Scale 2016
Abilene Chopper Madness 2016
MultiGP Quad racing 2016

John Thompson
Lawton , OK.
Name:
John Thompson
Contact:
johnrcheli@gmail.com
What I Fly:
Goblin 700, Torq Servo, Quantum Motor, Castle ESC, IKon,
Velos 880, RJX Servo, Quantum Motor, Castle ESC, VBar
Planned Events:
Thornburg spring fling
Heli's over tidewater
IRCHA
Triple Tree
Thornburg Invasion

Jim Schuster
Rochester, IL.
Name:
Jim Schuster
Contact:
Schu3d@live.com
What I Fly:
Evolution Helicopters, Castle Creations, BK Servo, PULSE battery, Vbar with Vcontrol, Scorpion motors, O.S. Engines, Switch and Rail blades
Quadcopter FPV racing with Immersion Vortex 250, Scoprion Sky Stryder, Skyzone goggles and Pulse batteries
Planned Events:
Spirits of St Louis  http://spiritsofstl.com/
Jefferson City www.jcrcmo.com/
St. Louis Whirlybirds  www.stlouiswhirlybirds.com/
Mid America Fun Fly
IRCHA
Heli Extravaganza
Orlando Heli Blowout

Anson Hargrove
Lawton , OK.
Name:
Anson Hargrove
Contact:
xlpro2k@att.net
What I Fly:
Goblin 770, Goblin Urukay, Goblin 380, Align Trex 800, Align Trex 700 Nitro & Elec Speed Fuse, Protos Max (soon to be V2), Giant Scale Airplanes, Turbine Jets, Futaba 18MZH & 18SZH
Pulse Batteries,V-Bar, Kontronik Kosmik, Castle Creations, Gyrphon, DJI Inspire 1 & Phantom 3
Planned Events:
Apache pass Funfly
Austin HeliFest
Abilene, TX Spring Fun Fly
Hotter - n - hell Heli Alvarado, TX
Abilene Dyess Airforce Base Full Scale Airshow
IRCHA
West Texas Warbirds - Abernathy TX
West Texas Jets - Abernathy TX
Abilene Oct Chopper Madness

John Burton
Laguna Hills Ca.
Name:
John Burton
Contact:
johnburton81@hotmail.com
What I Fly:
Main Heli : Goblin 770C
Secondary: Gaui X3
Batteries: Pulse Ultra
Flight Controller: Ikon
Planned Events:
Mission Viejo Up in the Air Festival
San Diego Silent Fliers Fun Fly
Miramar Flyers Fun Fly
RCHN 4
LA3D
Prodo Fun Fly
Las Vegas Fun Fly

Elvan Wilson II
Lawton , OK.
Name:
Elvan Wilson II
Contact:
Mr.Miyagi.ew@gmail.com
What I Fly:
Trex 600, Trex 500, Trex 450, Trex 250, Blade 130X, Mojo 180, Mojo 210, Hyper 280 3D
Planned Events:
Drone Worlds October 17- 22nd
Modaero March 18 - 19, 2016
Ircha 2016


William Chancey II
West Virginia
Name:
William Chancey II
Contact:
chanceywilliam@yahoo.com
What I Fly:
SAB Goblin Urukay, Goblin 570, Trex 500 and 470 Size Bell AH-1W Super Scale Cobra
Scorpion motors, Castle Creations, BK Servo, BavarianDEMON 3SX
Planned Events:
Toledo Show  R/C Model Expo, Joe Nall, IRCHA

Ed Hamdy
New York
Name:
Ed Hamdy
Contact:
ahamdy295@gmail.com
What I Fly:
Goblin  500/570/700/speed.  Henseliet TDR .Minicopter D speed. Compass chronos.Logo 500sx.
All powered by Jeti DS-16 Kontronik Esc and motors. Futaba servos.Bavarian Demon 3sx.Jlog 2.6.
Pulse and optipower
Planned Events:
Events:Ircha speed Cup.OHB.Joe Nall and most local events in the Tri state area

Shane Sherer
St. George, UT.
Name:
Shane Sherer
Contact:
shane.sherer@gmail.com
What I Fly:
SAB Goblin 570 KSE 12s, Xnova motor, Vbar, BK Servos, Castle 120HV ESC, Western Robotics Super Hercules BEC, Pulse Battery, Spektrum Radio
Planned Events:
Ircha 2016
Las Vegas Fun Fly
Phoenix Fun Fly
Salt Lake Fun Fly
Lehi Fun Fly
Utah Extreme 3D events
St. George Heli Beat Down


Josh Strahler
Lowell Ohio
Name:
Josh Strahler
Contact:
joshstrahler@yahoo.com
What I Fly:
Goblin 380 and 500
Trex 600e dfc and trex 500 pro dfc
Oxy 3 and Oxy 3 qube
Blade 180cfx
Leap 450 quad
 mks and bk servos castle creations
Ar7200bx with dx9
Pulse batteries
Planned Events:
Noble County fun fly
St Mary's fun fly
Two event at our local club
Blennerhassett club fun fly 

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