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Hacker Models' Zoom Zoom 4D Review Hacker Models' Zoom Zoom 4D Review
By Sal Carcerano
Sal Carcerano explores Air Craft World's latest import -- Hacker's Zoom Zoom 4D! The Zoom Zoom is not your typical foamie ARF -- including complete hardware a great "finished airplane" look, not to mention superb 3D flying!

(Added: Jun 30, 2004, Hits: 48439, Comments: 5, Rating: n/a)
Kontronik Brushless Set 400 and Smile Brushless ESC 30-6-12 Review Kontronik Brushless Set 400 and Smile Brushless ESC 30-6-12 Review
By Michael Heer
Michael Heer explores the impressive performance of this newly-imported-into-the-US speed 400 size power package from a well-trusted name in electric power -- Kontronik.

(Added: Jun 27, 2004, Hits: 14578, Comments: 6, Rating: n/a)
Watt-Age Mini Blue Max -- the next MiniMax Watt-Age Mini Blue Max -- the next MiniMax
By Nick King
Many times I found myself wishing there was a plane that could fly like the Mini Max that had the functionality of aileron control. The Mini Blue Max fills that need. Better yet, novice pilots can have a plane that can not only teach them to progress through flight basics and three channel flight, but carry them on to full-house flight control. The new Watt Age Mini Blue Max is based on the venerable Mini Max, but makes many improvements to building ease, strength of the airframe, learning curve and fun factor.

(Added: Jun 25, 2004, Hits: 10817, Comments: 0, Rating: n/a)
Cermark's Updated Pitts Electric Conversion Cermark's Updated Pitts Electric Conversion
By Steve H.
Steve Herlacher converts the upgraded Cermark Pitts to Hacker power -- with amazing performance results as shown in 2 videos!
July '04 update: Steve has added some additional input on the power system's performance over a longer period of flying.

(Added: Jun 24, 2004, Hits: 10100, Comments: 12, Rating: 5.0)
JePe F16 EDF Review JePe F16 EDF Review
By Michael in Toronto
The Jepe F16 is an all fiberglass and carbon fiber model made in the Netherlands, manufactured by Jean-Paul Schlösser. The reputation of this apparently unadvertised model, as described by other modellers, was exceptional. I was anxious to find out if it was accurate.

(Added: Jun 21, 2004, Hits: 20612, Comments: 11, Rating: n/a)
Sig Hacker Cub Freeflight-turned-R/C Conversion ala Astro Firefly Power Sig Hacker Cub Freeflight-turned-R/C Conversion ala Astro Firefly Power
By Michael in Toronto
I saw the new Astro Flight Firefly motor and 4:1 gear drive at the local hobby stor eand a tiny 1 amp speed control to match. I wanted to buy this power system so I did some research and found that to fly this motor system, I would have to produce a model, with all components, weighing no more than about 4 ounces (about 112 grams)! Now there was a challenge!

(Added: Jun 20, 2004, Hits: 9603, Comments: 0, Rating: n/a)
Dymond Tiger Moth Electric Conversion Dymond Tiger Moth Electric Conversion
By Michael in Toronto
"I’ve always liked the challenge of converting a model designed for glow engine power to electric power, and ever since flying the ever-so-popular GWS indoor/parkflyer Tiger Moth, I decided to be on the lookout for a larger biplane kit...The Dymond fit the bill, and this conversion was born."

(Added: Jun 19, 2004, Hits: 10162, Comments: 7, Rating: n/a)
Hacker Extra Chaos 3D ARF Review Hacker Extra Chaos 3D ARF Review
By Brian Collins
Brian Collins explores this exciting 3D ARF Hacker Extra Chaos, with both the recommended stock and recommended upgrade power packages.

(Added: Jun 16, 2004, Hits: 19695, Comments: 11, Rating: n/a)
SuperFly RC's Superfly E Review SuperFly RC's Superfly E Review
By Pat Mattes
Pat Mattes reviews the single-motor electric version of the exciting Superfly line of delta wings!

(Added: Jun 14, 2004, Hits: 10278, Comments: 1, Rating: n/a)
Multiplex Brushless Motor BL480-8D/CC Phoenix 25 ESC Review Multiplex Brushless Motor BL480-8D/CC Phoenix 25 ESC Review
By Michael Heer
6/23/04: UPDATED with additional technical specifications! Michael Heer explores the exciting new Multiplex Brushless Motor line, including flight testing of the 8D motor on 2 separate aircraft, and video showing programming the ESC for softstart, before and after effects of softstart, and flight video of the warmliner glider.

(Added: Jun 11, 2004, Hits: 17659, Comments: 28, Rating: 5.0)
Keith Shaw Birthday Party/Fun Fly 2004! Keith Shaw Birthday Party/Fun Fly 2004!
By Jim Young
Jim Young shares his earliest experiences with Keith Shaw and then provides a glance at the 2004 birthday party/funfly and some of the ranges of technology flying at this laid back 'no contest' event.

(Added: Jun 09, 2004, Hits: 6616, Comments: 1, Rating: n/a)
Radical R/Cs Verti-Go 3D Review Radical R/Cs Verti-Go 3D Review
By Jeff Williams
Jeff Williams enjoys Jason Noll's new design, Radical RC's Verti-Go 3D kit. This little aerobat will do almost anything, is a quick and easy (although not interlocking) build, and is a docile, well mannered aerobat when set up mild.

(Added: Jun 08, 2004, Hits: 11682, Comments: 7, Rating: n/a)
Hobby Lobby American Beauty P51 ARF Hobby Lobby American Beauty P51 ARF
By Don Sims
Don Sims has a blast -- and some exceptionally exciting moments -- reviewing and flying the Hobby Lobby American Beauty P51 Mustang ARF! Enjoy a detailed look and video of this sweet airplane, including what happens when the "more is better" principle is applied to control surface throws.

(Added: Jun 03, 2004, Hits: 10939, Comments: 6, Rating: n/a)