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  • Posted on July 11th, 2012 by Kurt Gornek
    Cermark sent over the ZDFly ZD-421 Cessna for testing and review. After some assembly, some quick mods and a paint job, the Cessna 421 was ready for flight. See if it flies as good as it looks on our 5X5...
  • Posted on July 9th, 2012 by Kurt Gornek
    The Flyzone Playmate has been around for a while as a solid micro trainer, but now it’s available as a Tx-R model and some fresh paint to boot. Kurt and Rob grabbed one along with a Tactic AnyLink module and...
  • Posted on June 30th, 2012 by 2 Brothers Hobby
    Say Hello to Micro-Me! When I returned to building and flying RC airplanes back in 2005, one of my first projects was a Proctor Enterprises Antic. The Antic was designed by Lou Proctor back in the early 1960s and was...
  • Posted on June 26th, 2012 by 2 Brothers Hobby
    RC’s Favorite Sim Keeps Getting Stronger There’s a fine line between being a happy old codger and a curmudgeon and as I get older I find myself starting to say “Back in my day….” I guess I have to admit...
  • Posted on June 26th, 2012 by 2 Brothers Hobby
    Check the “Tank” Before You Fly There’s a lot I like about flying electric airplanes. No coming home greasy after flying smelling like nitro, no clean up, no safety hazard leaning around props adjusting needle valves, no frustrating days trying...
  • Posted on June 11th, 2012 by Kurt Gornek
    Nano sized micro flight is typically a special interest category for RC, but Ares RC has released the Nano-Micro Stick 75 to introduce many of us to traditional super-tiny piloting while keeping our wallets in check. Kurt and Rob took...
  • Posted on June 1st, 2012 by Kurt Gornek
    The Cessna 182 Skylane is an anchor in civil aviation. It’s hard to pass by a municipal airport and not see a few of these lurking in the shadows or taxiing along for another flight. Flyzone has re-issued the 182...
  • 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 April 6th, 2012 by Rob Gornek
    Top Notch Products has been producing laser cut kits for almost 10 years and has gained a reputation of quality kits for unique subjects. We were fortunate to get their Li’l Pup kit recently and couldn’t wait to see how...
  • Posted on April 3rd, 2012 by Kurt Gornek
    With the release of the F-86 Sabre Micro EDF from Great Planes, a new era has begun for micro pilots. With a tiny ducted fan spinning at over 75,000 rpm, the F-86 promises true ducted fan performance in a tiny...