F3N League Competition Number 1 is taking place currently at the Gliding Centre at Harborough. Fortunately the weather is good - extremely good in the United Kingdom.
Mikado Model Helicopters is working on the next version of Logo 800. And this model is quite interesting and also unique in this category. Mikado is a synonym of quality and this is not happening differently now. The new Logo 800 is in still prototype phase, so it is too early to tell, when it will be available in shops.
Episode 35 of BKPodcast is now available. Bert and Kyle were speaking about Rotor Live feedbacks, new products and of course the SAB Goblin Kraken. Many useful unformation especially in the second half. But it worth to listen all. Why? Read it below....
SAB has launched the preorder process this morning. This is a big step forward, according to that the preorder period was supposed to start on 22nd April, so one month later. Most of the shops have enlisted the new SAB Kraken until this evening, and preorder is available everywhere now.
On the 25th of May, 2017 the TAH-1F Cobra helicopter of the Flying Bulls crashed in Tyrol. The helicopter touched a building at Reutte-Höfen (Reutte district) , then fell to the ground. Since that incident we knew little about the helicopter, but this month its appeared in the current schedule of the team, with a plan that the helicopter might be able to participate on AirPower 2019.
As we reported earlier, Soxos Strike 7 is about its release. The preorder opens this Friday. Here is a teaser by Raquel Bellot, Team Heli-Professional pilot from Spain, how the Soxos Strike 7 performs. Video by martin Pickering.
This is a video about this little 3D capable Align T-Rex 150X helicopter in wonderful weather. And the pilot is Alan Szabo Jr. It's still interesting to see what's possible with this lightweight heli.
This is an endless argument: nitro or electric. Both have got their fanatics, but - as always in this hobby - there is no exact answer. Bad news, you will have no exact answer at the end of this page either. But we try to help you to make your own decision.
Anyone thinking about purchasing a middle size helicopter for daily use has to consider choosing these helicopters. These ones can be among the bests in this category, and not just because of the price, but also because of the capabilities. A combination of these things make these helicopters to perfect choice.
The Soxos DB7, Swiss brand Heli Professional's flagship helicopter. Specifically, it started life as a Soxos 700 which was modified and updated by world champion Dunkan Bossion. In this article we are going to delve into the details of this helicopter and point out what makes it different to others in the same class.
The Specter 700 is the biggest model of XLPower. Made of durable but lightweight materials, like titanium, carbon fiber, aluminium. The mainshaft is wider than usual main shafts in this size, its diameter is 15 mm.
The Logo 600 SX is one of the most successful helicopter of Mikado, it's available since 2010 without any major changes actually. What more, it can be declared this is one of the most successful helicopter in its category. Who has ever flown this heli, can't really tell anything bad about it
A great helicopter of the Italian SAB Goblin series. The Sport edition can be listed as a "cheaper" one whilst it's free of all compromises. Based on its flying capabilities it can be a beginner helicopter as well. However even the Combo kit doesn't contain everything, owners have to decide about some questions.
Its previous model, the 600N was the longest manufactured Align model, and the last classic Align helicopter without any main changes since the beginning. Now the new 600 has arrived, which mixes the appearance of 700XN with the experiences of former 600. Some parts inherited from the 550. After all it can be declared, there is no part in this model which hasn't changed comparing to the previous one.
A potentially good and interesting helicopter from Blade RC. Don't get confused of its number, because it's bigger than an average 500. We will return to this later. It follows the classical patterns from many points of view, but there are numerous interesting innovations from other aspects. At the end this is a remarkable aircraft.