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Chilliwack Spring Classic Electric Fly-In 2004 Chilliwack Spring Classic Electric Fly-In 2004
By Martin Hunter
Martin Hunter and several helpers provide an extensive photo array of this great Canadian classic spring event, plus lots of great video as well, including some float flying off the pond...AND off the parking lot on Sunday after heavy rains!

(Added: Aug 26, 2004, Hits: 22665, Comments: 6, Rating: 5.0)
2004 Ontario Electric Flight Expo 2004 Ontario Electric Flight Expo
By Michael in Toronto
Michael Rogozinsky covers this exciting Canadian electric fly in at an amazing full-scale venue!

(Added: Aug 25, 2004, Hits: 16186, Comments: 3, Rating: n/a)
Top Creations' Lil Looper Plus Review Top Creations' Lil Looper Plus Review
By Jim Walker
Jim Walker has a blast exploring this exciting new laser cut front yard flyer kit, including quality video of take offs, landings, and pretty aerobatics!

(Added: Aug 23, 2004, Hits: 7778, Comments: 2, Rating: n/a)
A Ukranian Team's AeroTowing Project A Ukranian Team's AeroTowing Project
By Boyko Sasha
Avid RCGroups members and electric/gilder enthusiasts, Sasha and several other modelers from the Ukraine (!) decided to tackle an electric-powered piggy-back aerotowing project, and share it with us here on The E Zone!

(Added: Aug 20, 2004, Hits: 9011, Comments: 11, Rating: n/a)
Cedar Hobbies Air Bus Review Cedar Hobbies Air Bus Review
By Albert Wahrhaftig
Albert finds a surprisingly fun and good-flying little twin hiding inside this amazingly inexpensive package!

(Added: Aug 19, 2004, Hits: 10639, Comments: 14, Rating: n/a)
Fancy Foam Extra 3D Ultra High Performance Package Review Fancy Foam Extra 3D Ultra High Performance Package Review
By JTinCT
John Tracey shares with us his excitement over this "next generation" flat foamie park flying 3D monster. So complete a package it even includes receiver and servos, John describes this Extra 300L as capable of literally every trick in the book!

(Added: Aug 17, 2004, Hits: 12971, Comments: 2, Rating: n/a)
IRCHA World Helicopter Jamboree 2004 IRCHA World Helicopter Jamboree 2004
By AnnMarie Cross
AnnMarie Cross provides a quick glimpse at just some of the excitement at this amazingly huge world-class and world-wide-attended helicopter fun fly. Includes videos of more than half of the Saturday noon-time demos, and a glimpse at just some of the non-demo highlights.

(Added: Aug 16, 2004, Hits: 12875, Comments: 0, Rating: n/a)
A Pair of Six Packs -- or -- How to Convert the Average Glow Trainer to Electric A Pair of Six Packs -- or -- How to Convert the Average Glow Trainer to Electric
By jrb
Just a few years ago, it took a lot of experimentation and guessing, and lots of $$, to convert a simple .40 sized glow model to electric and have reasonable performance. Now, Jim Blanner shows how easily and inexpensively a plug-and-play electric system can be dropped into the average .40 sized ARF trainer, with similar -- or better -- performance and run time!

(Added: Aug 15, 2004, Hits: 33558, Comments: 45, Rating: n/a)
Great Planes DR1 E-Conversion with Kontronik Power Great Planes DR1 E-Conversion with Kontronik Power
By Michael Heer
Michael Heer converts the Great Planes DR-1 to electric, including detailed information regarding modifications required, cooling needs, and performance!

(Added: Aug 14, 2004, Hits: 17007, Comments: 4, Rating: n/a)
Sig Lil Rascal ARF Sig Lil Rascal ARF
By Jim Young
The Sig Lil' Rascal brings the classic Rascal look to a pint size park flyer. With home-built looks, all wood construction, and an assembly time of less than 2 hours, Sig has brought something extra to the park flyer lineup!

(Added: Aug 13, 2004, Hits: 14692, Comments: 5, Rating: n/a)
EAM C130 EAM C130
By jim best
Jim Best explores this exciting new multi-engine electric from EAM. The C130 is a military staple worldwide, and with the quality of kit EAM has brought us, soon the EAM C130 will likely be seen world wide too!

(Added: Aug 12, 2004, Hits: 32609, Comments: 7, Rating: n/a)
Wattage S-3 Viking Review Wattage S-3 Viking Review
By Chris True
Chris True reviews the Wattage S3 Viking EDF, and clearly enjoys this VERY complete, great looking, great flying ARF!

(Added: Aug 10, 2004, Hits: 13679, Comments: 10, Rating: n/a)
Electric Ducted Fans -- August 2004 Electric Ducted Fans -- August 2004
By Chris True
The building season is just around the corner. So, since EDF models and foam core wings go together so well, let's take a look at the vacuum bagging process this month.

(Added: Aug 10, 2004, Hits: 10755, Comments: 0, Rating: n/a)
Hobby Lobby Lavochkin LA-7 Review Hobby Lobby Lavochkin LA-7 Review
By slopeiron
Looking for something different from everyone's Extras and P51s? Russ Thompson reviews Hobby Lobby's exciting new scale electric ARF -- the Lavochkin LA-7.

(Added: Aug 08, 2004, Hits: 8625, Comments: 0, Rating: n/a)
The Astropower-Leisure “Electrician” Review The Astropower-Leisure “Electrician” Review
By David Hipperson
David Hipperson shares an indepth look at this Australian design. The Electrician is an elegant high wing cabin monoplane that fits into a gap that lies between a sports trainer and an old timer but with one with a somewhat more modern appearance.

(Added: Aug 07, 2004, Hits: 6795, Comments: 2, Rating: n/a)
Mid South Vintage RC Society Fly-In 2004 Mid South Vintage RC Society Fly-In 2004
By BobHH
Bob Harris and Dick Pettit (photography) cover this interesting all-vintage aircraft event for 2004 at the Southern Wake Aero Modeling Pilots Society (SWAMPS).

(Added: Aug 05, 2004, Hits: 9690, Comments: 4, Rating: n/a)
Mid America Fun Fly 2004 part 2 of 2 Mid America Fun Fly 2004 part 2 of 2
By Jim Young
A few weeks ago the E-zone brought you coverage of the 2004 Mid-America Fun Fly. Now experience this event through these video highlights...

(Added: Aug 01, 2004, Hits: 22681, Comments: 3, Rating: n/a)