Fixing bad soldering

Today, I'm gon na take a look at what happens when soldiering goes wrong. I'Ve done a couple of videos on how to solder and how to solder properly the gear you need the techniques and so forth. So you can have a look for those do a search or prop. If I remember I […]

OMP S720 an RC plane that is touchy but fun to fly

A companion to the T720, this "sport" mannequin is much more sensitive on the sticks and though I initially wasn't too impressed, my opinion modified in the midst of a single flight (which you get to see on this assessment). Professionals: – sub-250g – "click on and fly" super-easy to assemble – comes with two […]

OMP Hobby T720 RC plane, it’s a winner!

This mannequin is the right introduction to RC mannequin flying for freshmen and everybody on the discipline had a ball flying it. Positively a beneficial purchase in case you are trying to get somebody into the interest or if you happen to simply wish to have some enjoyable enjoyable for your self. Execs: – sub-250g […]

Rant: Why do I have so much useless FrSky RC gear?

It's been a nasty few days. FrSky have, up to now, made some improbable RC gear for these of us who fly RC planes, helicopters and drones. Sadly, their merchandise now not symbolize the worth they as soon as did. I discover myself with an more and more giant pile of receivers modules, transmitters and […]

ZOHD Nano Talon Evo elevator fix (RC Plane)

Right here's a 5-minute repair for the issues with the ZOHD Nano Talon Evo's elevators. All you want is the even handed use of an XActo blade to unlock the hinges and the issue will vanish, as if by magic! Keep tuned for the flight check of the modified mannequin.

Tech Time: Repairing a FrSky X8R

This FrSky X8R 2.4GHz receiver for RC planes had two faults, brought on by plugging the clever battery telemetry sensor right into a battery stability port backwards. A bit of time with the multimeter and a few logical considering tracked down each faults and as quickly as I order a brand new part, John's receiver […]

PReview: Toolkit M6 150W charger from HobbyPorter

It's so SMALL!!! Not fairly a assessment… however a PReview of the M6 150W battery charger and RC toolkit from HobbyPorter. A lot Wattage in such a small package deal! Extra complete assessment (and closing ideas) coming quickly. Product hyperlink:

DTS GT200 racing drone review

This 5-inch racing drone from Zonda Interest ticks plenty of packing containers and has a wonderful build-quality. It's additionally fairly damned quick and a heap of enjoyable — even in my shaky palms. Product hyperlink (not affiliate):

Lithium-Ion (18650 cells) versus Lipo — which is best?

If you happen to fly an RC aircraft or drone you’ve gotten sometimes used a lithium polymer (lipo) battery however there’s another — the lithium ion cell, sometimes within the 18650 form-factor. What’s the distinction? When would you utilize Li-ion instead of Lipo and vice-versa. I’ll shortly submit some sensible "subject take a look at" […]

Runcam 5 the 4K FPV action camera (first look, sample footage)

It's a $99 digicam designed for drones and RC planes so precisely what have they disregarded of this 4K FPV motion digicam with a purpose to preserve the value down and simply how do you alter the settings on a digicam with no LCD and no Wifi or Bluetooth connectivity? Here’s a stroll across the […]

Sexy wing, ugly face; a first look at the iWing FPV RC flying wing

Its ugly face however, this FPV flying wing RC airplane seems beautiful on opening the field. It's heavy however appears fairly effectively thought out, though the true check will come later within the week after I assemble it. Keep tuned for my ideas on the construct and the check flights.

The AXN is back — YESSS!

The most effective foam RC planes ever made is again on the cabinets after it was re-released by HobbyKing this week. Since I'm not on their Christmas card checklist any extra, I'll must fork out a few of my Patreon cash to purchase one and overview it. Glad days! Will you be shopping for a […]