Cars and Trucks
Some of the cheapest electric rc helicopters
are the Winner Full Functions and Bladerunner. Both have a Double Blade
design and can fly up/down, left/right, forward/backwards. Designed for
zero wind conditions, these mini models are designed for indoor flight.
There are also beginner models made by
Megatech Helichopper. Very cheap and perfect for playing around the
house. More of a toy than a hobby kit, but still great fun. Comes with
a 2 channel radio control system that lets you hover up to 70 feet and
Next are the slightly more advanced model helis such as Hobby Source,
Humblebee, Shogun, and Hirobo. These are designed close to real helis
and are very realistic. These models require some skill and practice in
the beginning, but once you get the hang of it, you will feel like you
are flying a real helicopter.
And if you desire the best models, go for gas rc helicopters. These are
fast and very realistic... as close to real helicopters as you can get.
These are more for advanced modelers who have flying experience. These
are designed for outdoor flight. Popular are the Raptor and Kyosho gas
So what are you waiting for? Go to your nearest department stores to
buy the cheap Winner Full Functions, Bladerunner, or Megatech
Then when you have mastered these models, go to your nearest hobby shop
to buy the hobby quality kits such as the Humblebee and Hirobo electric radio control helicopters.
Start with those powered by electric motors and NiMH or Li-Po
rechargeable batteries. You can fly/hover these indoors and in calm
outdoor wind conditions.
And when you have mastered these, you can then go for the advanced gas/nitro powered
models such as the Raptor and those made by Kyosho. These can fly
hundreds of feet in the air, do loops and even hover upside down!
Do not have a local hobby shop? No problem! There are plenty of good
online hobby shops where you can buy and have the kits delivered to
your address. Look for discount coupon codes and online sales... you
can even get a great deal with free shipping offers!
Online hobby store HobbyTron is offering
discounts on rc cars,
trucks, airplanes, helicopters, boats and more. The discount
coupon codes are posted here:
Remember to also support your local hobby shop!
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