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Electric Ducted Fans -- December 2005 Electric Ducted Fans -- December 2005
By Chris True
EDF pilot extraordinaire Chris True explores electrifying this classic glow ducted fan.

(Added: Dec 30, 2005, Hits: 13814, Comments: 9, Rating: n/a)
Hobby Lobby's Extra 330 3D Profile Suitcase ARF Review Hobby Lobby's Extra 330 3D Profile Suitcase ARF Review
By Stefan Cohen
Stefan Cohen reviews the Hobby Lobby new 3D profile electric ARF ... a plane that 3D's like a champ and breaks down into a large suitcase with ease for transportation!

(Added: Dec 29, 2005, Hits: 16638, Comments: 13, Rating: n/a)
The Estes Centurian Rocket-Powered Glider Converted to Electric The Estes Centurian Rocket-Powered Glider Converted to Electric
By Tom Blakeney
Tom Blakeney shows us how to convert the sleek and fast T-25 Centurian ARF rocket glider from Estes into a sleek and fast electric sport model!

(Added: Dec 28, 2005, Hits: 15034, Comments: 11, Rating: n/a)
Dymond Model Sports Double Blitz -- the Blitz 2 -- Powered ARF Glider Review Dymond Model Sports Double Blitz -- the Blitz 2 -- Powered ARF Glider Review
By Don Sims
1-3-06: Twin motor video now added! Don Sims has a great time exploring this second generation flying wing turned glider...first with one motor, then with two! January video update showing twin motor power of the Blitz!

(Added: Dec 27, 2005, Hits: 14588, Comments: 14, Rating: n/a)
Hobby Lobby's Flying Styro Brand Mustang P51 ARF Review Hobby Lobby's Flying Styro Brand Mustang P51 ARF Review
By Albert Wahrhaftig
Albert Wahrhaftig explores this great looking, great flying, highly detailed modeler's mustang, and finds, that once a few 'oops' got resolved, it is as amazing in the air as sitting on the runway.

(Added: Dec 25, 2005, Hits: 32770, Comments: 14, Rating: n/a)
Hobby Lobby Coco Lama Micro Heli Review Hobby Lobby Coco Lama Micro Heli Review
By Jim Bourke
Jim Bourke tests out the brand new ready-to-fly coaxial heli from Hobby Lobby: the CoCo Lama. What a cool, exciting little heli!

(Added: Dec 24, 2005, Hits: 60408, Comments: 20, Rating: n/a)
SR Batteries Eindecker Kit Electric Assembly Review SR Batteries Eindecker Kit Electric Assembly Review
By Gerald
Gerald O-Docharty explores this exciting new nostalgic aircraft KIT release, electric powered, from SR Batteries!

(Added: Dec 22, 2005, Hits: 12044, Comments: 3, Rating: n/a)
Global Hobby's EF Helicopters Brand Shogun Microheli Upgrades Review Global Hobby's EF Helicopters Brand Shogun Microheli Upgrades Review
By Fitz Walker
Some months ago, Fitz Walker reviewed Global Hobbies Shogun micro electric helicopter. While the model flew fine right out of the box, it was a good machine that lacked enough punch to really wring it out. Global Hobbies offered a variety of impressive hop-ups, including a more powerful (and efficient) brushless motor & carbon fiber rotor blades & tail boom. These upgrades promised to transform the model into a more sprightly performer, or simply increase flying time for those who just prefer to fly mildly.

(Added: Dec 21, 2005, Hits: 11552, Comments: 0, Rating: n/a)
Sylvan's Goliath Flying Wing ARF Review Sylvan's Goliath Flying Wing ARF Review
By Pete Sussman
Peter Sussman explores this highly portable, versatile, almost indestructable, maneuverable and fun to fly airplane!

(Added: Dec 20, 2005, Hits: 8126, Comments: 14, Rating: n/a)
Carl Goldberg Pitts Model 12 Monster 1.20 ARF Review Carl Goldberg Pitts Model 12 Monster 1.20 ARF Review
By Jerry Festa
Jerry Festa has a great time building this big, beautiful scale aerobatic ARF, and finds her to be as terrific in the air as she looks on the ground.

(Added: Dec 20, 2005, Hits: 26034, Comments: 18, Rating: n/a)
Hobby Lobby's Flying Styro Brand BF-109G ARF Review Hobby Lobby's Flying Styro Brand BF-109G ARF Review
By George Voss
George Voss has a fantastic time exploring this fantastic looking, great flying military marvel, scaled down to just the perfect size!

(Added: Dec 19, 2005, Hits: 14340, Comments: 5, Rating: n/a)
Hobbyzone Commander II Trainer RTF with Anti-Crash Technology Review Hobbyzone Commander II Trainer RTF with Anti-Crash Technology Review
By Jim Bourke
The Hobbyzone Firebird Commander 2 RTF is a truly ready-to-fly model for beginners, featuring a new Anti-Crash Technology that is designed to keep the plane in the air where it belongs. If you've never thought of a 2-channel model for a beginner, be sure to read this review!

(Added: Dec 14, 2005, Hits: 28063, Comments: 7, Rating: n/a)
Recurring Charge -- December 2005 Recurring Charge -- December 2005
By Bernard Cawley
Bernard Cawley provides a look at three recently released ways to charge lithium batteries. One does four packs at a time, one converts your existing nickel charger to charge lithiums and one is an AC/DC charger that does both chemistries.

(Added: Dec 13, 2005, Hits: 10452, Comments: 0, Rating: 5.0)
FMA Balance Pro HD Charge/Discharge System (formerly Skyvolt) FMA Balance Pro HD Charge/Discharge System (formerly Skyvolt)
By Jim Young
FMA has put together the first high rate LiPo charging/discharging system. The Balance Pro HD system gets you back in the air in 1/3 the time of ordinary chargers.

(Added: Dec 08, 2005, Hits: 23692, Comments: 18, Rating: n/a)
Hobby Lobby's Telink Brand Convair XFY1 Pogo VTO Aircraft Review Hobby Lobby's Telink Brand Convair XFY1 Pogo VTO Aircraft Review
By AnnMarie Cross
Mike and AnnMarie Cross explore this really unique foam offering -- a rare, scale VTOL aircraft, in an inexpensive, easy to build, indoor/outdoor foamie package that is such fun, it is truly a great HOVERING TRAINER! Think like "torque rolling with training wheels"...be sure to see the video!

(Added: Dec 05, 2005, Hits: 24078, Comments: 10, Rating: 5.0)
Hobby Lobby's Nikitis Brand Rebel Bipe  Foamie 3D ARF Review Hobby Lobby's Nikitis Brand Rebel Bipe Foamie 3D ARF Review
By Paul Johnson
With brilliant printed graphics, easy assembly, the ability to use the same radio equipment as most of these foamies, and superb 3D performance, Paul Johnson finds the new Rebel Foamie to be a great addition to this ever growing market. Paul comments, "The Nikitis Rebel from Hobby Lobby is a lively "shocky sized" bipe that solidly performs true to its ETOC heritage, thrilling both pilot and spectators alike."

(Added: Dec 02, 2005, Hits: 8968, Comments: 1, Rating: n/a)
Darrol Cady's Yak 55 Outdoor Foamie 3D ARF Review Darrol Cady's Yak 55 Outdoor Foamie 3D ARF Review
By Ronnie Pope
New 3D pilot Ronnie Pope and 3D expert Mike Connally have a GREAT time flying this larger, stronger, wind-capable 3D super-performer outdoor design!

(Added: Dec 01, 2005, Hits: 7938, Comments: 3, Rating: n/a)