Posted on 31 July 2012 by Randy RC Planes
If you want the best for the RC craft you’re piloting (and who doesn’t?), you need to explore lithium polymer LiPo batteries. Most of you already know the benefits of a LiPo battery. Yet some of the new comers to our wonderful hobby have some questions and we have seen some of you old timers mishandling your LiPo batteries.
RC planes used to be advanced if they took NiMH batteries, as expensive and heavy as those were. While they packed a punch, they took away from the speed and lift you’d Read more [...]
Posted on 11 June 2012 by Randy RC Planes
Since I was a young boy, one of the things I enjoyed the most when building a model was detailing the model and putting my own personal touch on it.
Whether it was a model boat, a train layout or an airplane; I spent hours thinking about different ways that I could detail and personalize them.
One of the things I love about FMS Planes is that their models are 90% complete with super details which means there's very little build time. So adding your own personal touch to these models is Read more [...]
Posted on 29 April 2012 by Randy RC Planes
Some of our readers have been asking where do you mount the satellite receiver in the FMS Airfiled T-28 Trainer 1400mm?
We are using a Specktrum AR8000 8 channel receiver http://www.spektrumrc.com/Products/Default.aspx?ProdId=SPMAR8000
First let us explain that we do not recommend the "orange receivers" that so many pilots are using these days.
The reason for this is that the reports from many of our fellow pilots are that they experience mid-flight blackouts when they use "Orange Read more [...]