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  • Posted on December 1st, 2013 by 2 Brothers Hobby
    This season’s “must-have” indoor RC buy! The new Ethos QX 130 quadcopter from Ares RC tears up the gym in our 5×5 review. Not only is it a great flying little quad but it has 5 available accessories including on-board...
  • Posted on November 12th, 2013 by 2 Brothers Hobby
    Making the switch into more advanced helicopter flight from simple coaxial helis can be a challenge. Ares RC stepped up to the task by introducing the Chronos FP110 single rotor fixed pitch RTF. Join us as we explore the FP...
  • Posted on April 22nd, 2013 by 2 Brothers Hobby
    Releasing a new coaxial helicopter into the market and hoping for success is no small feat. Not only does it have to be an excellent flyer, it also has to offer some real incentive to entice current coaxial owners. IFT’s...
  • Posted on March 26th, 2013 by Kurt Gornek
    Join us as we take a look at the “toy helicopter killer” – the Ares Chronos CX 75.  For under 40 bucks, is it possible to have true hobby flight performance and benefits?  Watch our coverage and find out for...
  • Posted on March 9th, 2013 by Kurt Gornek
    The Raptor name is steeped in RC helicopter history. With a change in North American distribution and the release of a fresh wave of new helicopters, Thunder Tiger is once again making a strong push in the competition heli market....
  • Posted on February 20th, 2013 by Kurt Gornek
    SAB Heli Division’s Goblin helicopters entered the scene in a big way last year. Not only did they appear with a comprehensive, competition-class platform but they also introduced their own innovations like a unique drive transmission and structural tail booms....
  • Posted on January 18th, 2013 by Kurt Gornek
    Quadcopters have permeated the hobby industry by force over the last few years. It’s only natural that we see tiny versions of these flying machines appear from top-rated manufacturers. We’ve tested and flown a number of larger quads outdoors, but...
  • Posted on August 12th, 2012 by Kurt Gornek
    For transitional helicopter pilots, a powerful, affordable, and agile 450-sized CP is a highly attractive solution. Add to that the elimination of lengthy assembly times and you’ve basically described the perfect platform for early pro-pilots in training. The Blade 450X...
  • Posted on May 14th, 2012 by Kurt Gornek
    Heli-Max discontinued the Novus 125FP, and has now released the Novus FP N200 – a bigger fixed pitch helicopter for heli pilots transitioning from coaxial flight. We’ve been curious as to what Heli-Max has been up to so we took...
  • Posted on December 17th, 2011 by Kurt Gornek
      Ares recently launched three new Ultra Micros and Kurt and Rob got their hands on two of the coaxial helis. New brand, new product, same grueling 5X5…see how the Ares MD 500D CX 100 helicopter survived the scrutiny…  ...