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Blade 180 QX HD PreviewPublished on 10/31/2013

Blade 180 QX HD Preview

E-flite UMX Habu 180 DF BNF Basic - ReviewPublished on 10/23/2013

The E-flite® UMX™ Habu DF 180 is a high-performance jet experience you can enjoy from the convenience of a backyard

How-To Hi-Start Your ParkZone Ka-8Published on 9/13/2013

In this How-To video we'll show you a few fundamentals and tips to successfully get your Ka-8, or any other 2- to 3-meter, sailplane airborne with a hi-start.

Installing Retracts In Your ParkZone CorsairPublished on 5/10/2013

Wheels Up On This Great Warbird

Installing Retracts in the Habu 2Published on 10/15/2012

Getting the gear up

The Inner Workings of the AS3X SystemPublished on 2/2/2012

What AS3X System Equipped UMX Airplanes Means to You

Charging Batteries With Your E-flite ChargerPublished on 1/4/2012

Maximum Charge equals Maximum Power in your Batteries

Ultra Micro Gee Bee R2 PreviewPublished on 1/4/2012

Getting The Most Out Of Your Gee Bee

AS3X System Equipped UMX AirplanesPublished on 10/20/2011

Deliver the Ultimate RC Pilot Experience

E-flite Carbon-Z Scimitar PreviewPublished on 10/11/2011

The E-flite Carbon-Z Scimitar is designed for flight performance and adrenaline-pounding excitement thought to be impossible from a conventional aircraft platform. We meet with Quique Somenzinin to discuss the great features of his new design.

EF1 Event CoveragePublished on 9/14/2011

How to Install Retracts in the ParkZone P-47DPublished on 7/10/2011

ParkZone has brought The Jug to life and it's even set up to let you easily add the option of functional flaps and retractable landing gear. We show you what it takes to make that gear go up and down with the addition of the E-flite electric retracts.

2011 E-fest Event CoveragePublished on 3/30/2011

2011 E-fest Event Coverage

How-To Install Flaps Into the ParkZone P-47D ThunderboltPublished on 1/30/2011

In this tutorial we show you what it takes to make your P-47D's flaps come alive to add the next dimension to your flight experience.

Ultra Micro Xtreme Extra 300 3D ReviewPublished on 1/21/2011

The Ultra Micro eXtreme (UMX) Extra 300 3D makes the dream of a 3D plane you can fly almost anywhere a reality.

Understanding E-flite's Carbon-Z TechnologyPublished on 12/12/2010

E-flite Carbon-Z Yak Preview

ParkZone P-47 Thunderbolt PreviewPublished on 11/24/2010

ParkZone Raises The Bar With the Snorting Bull

2010 iHobby Floor CoveragePublished on 11/18/2010

iHobby 2010 is here and we’re back with our extensive on-line coverage of the biggest RC party in the US. We have close-ups of the gear you’re going to want in the coming weeks and months

E-flite Ultra Micro Xtreme BeastPublished on 8/30/2010

A tiny model, a huge performer

Horizon Hobby reviews the new Blade mCX2Published on 7/9/2010

Horizon Hobby reviews the new Blade mCX2

Preview - E-Flite F-86 Sabre EDF 15e ARFPublished on 4/13/2010

Preview – E-Flite F-86 Sabre EDF 15e ARF

HorizonHobby.com Event Coverage - RCX 2010Published on 4/8/2010

Come along as we cover RCX 2010 from the Pomona Fairplex in Pomona, California

Preview - LR-1A Pogo 15e ARFPublished on 4/7/2010

Preview - LR-1A Pogo 15e ARF

How-To: Install the Hughes 500e Body on the T-REX 450 ProPublished on 3/9/2010

How-To – Install the Hughes 500e Body on the T-REX 450 Pro

Preview – The New Blade SR RTF micro helicopterPublished on 2/17/2010

Preview – The New Blade SR RTF micro helicopter

Event Coverage – E-fest 2010 – Great Fun!Published on 2/10/2010

Event Coverage – E-fest 2010 – Great Fun!

Preview - Fokker DVII ARF 250 from E-flitePublished on 1/5/2010

The Fokker DVII is a model builders dream machine

We're on Final - Gear DownPublished on 12/24/2009

Retractable Gear Complete a Cool Look

We Take a Close Look At The Spektrum Ultra-Micro ReceiverPublished on 11/12/2009

The Spektrum AR6400 Rx will give you lots of ideas

We Preview E-flite's Beechcraft Bonanza 15ePublished on 10/22/2009

A Bonanza for All Sport Scale Pilots

How-To Setup, Bind and Trim the Blade mSR BNFPublished on 9/25/2009

It is easy to setup and bind your mSR - Here is how

We Preview the E-flite P-40 ARFPublished on 8/27/2009

Take a look at E-flite's mini Warhawk

Preview - E-flite PT-17Published on 8/13/2009

Two wings, round engine, a favorite

Preview - E-flite mSR RTF and BNFPublished on 7/23/2009

Tiny Hot Rod Heli - mSR

E-Flite Blades: One for every skill levelPublished on 7/14/2009

Find the Blade Heli For You

How-To Fly 10 at Lunch with DX6iPublished on 6/25/2009

Your Dx6i will fly all models, see how

Preview: E-flite RV-9 450 ARFPublished on 5/26/2009

Preview: E-flite RV-9 450 ARF

How-To: Bind The Blade CX3Published on 5/26/2009

How-To: Bind The Blade CX3

John Redman Helps Us Assemble The E-flite DHC-2 Beaver 25ePublished on 5/23/2009

Helpful Hints to Assemble The E-flite DHC-2 Beaver 25e

How-To: E-flite Nieuport 17 and JN-4 Jenny Wing RiggingPublished on 4/30/2009

John Redman Shows You How

How To - Replace Your Blade CX3 Rotor HeadPublished on 4/28/2009

Keep Your CX3 Flying With Some Hints and Tips From E-flite

How To - Repair Your Blade CX3 Landing GearPublished on 4/28/2009

Keep Your CX3 Flying With Some Hints and Tips From E-flite

How-To Adjust Continous Blade CX3 Tail TwitchingPublished on 4/28/2009

Keep Your CX3 Flying With Some Hints and Tips From E-flite

How To - Bind your mCX - It's EasyPublished on 4/1/2009

How To - Bind your mCX

How To - Install the New MD 520N® Body on Your CX2 or CX3 HelicopterPublished on 3/19/2009

Yes, MD 520N on Your CX2

How To - First Time Blade 400 Pilots - Try our DX6i SetupPublished on 3/9/2009

Improved Setup - Blade 400 with DX6i - It’s Easy!

Preview – E-flite Nieuport 17 250 ARFPublished on 2/13/2009

Preview -E-flite Nieuport 17 250 ARF

Install Nav Lights in your CX HelicopterPublished on 2/11/2009

Jim Booker Shows You How To Put Navigation Lights on Your E-flite CX3 MD 520N

John Redman shows us the new E-flite PT-19Published on 2/10/2009

Jim Booker Previews the E-flite PT-19 450 ARF

Blade mCX Repair - How To Keep It FlyingPublished on 1/30/2009

Blade mCX Repair - How To Keep It Flying

How-To Bind your BNF Airfraft to the Spektrum DX5e, DX6i or DX7Published on 12/11/2008

Bind-N-Fly Is As Easy As 1-2-3-4

Holiday Gift Guide 2008: Top HelisPublished on 11/25/2008

Holiday Gift Guide 2008: Top Helis

Preview: E-flite BAe Hawk 15 DF ARFPublished on 11/24/2008

We Preview the New E-flite BAe Hawk 15 DF ARF

Having Fun with the mCX HelicopterPublished on 11/19/2008

Over...Under...Around...and Through! Where Can You Take the E-flite® Blade® mCX?

Holiday Gift Guide 2008: Guaranteed SuccessPublished on 11/17/2008

Guaranteed Success Gift Choices

New ParkZone Radian – Powered SailplanePublished on 10/31/2008

Jim Booker Reviews the Parkzone Radian

We Preview The E-flite F-16 400 Ducted Fan ARFPublished on 10/1/2008

Preview: E-flite F-16 400 Ducted Fan ARF

Preview: E-flite's Micro-CX HelicopterPublished on 7/24/2008

HorizonRC.Com Previews the E-flite Micro-CX

Set up tips for flying the Blade CX2 with Spektrum’s DX6i transmitter.Published on 6/23/2008

The DX6i Will Fly Your CX2

E-flite EC3 Connector Assembly TipsPublished on 3/3/2008

Jim Booker's expert advice on assembling the EC3 Connectors

Voltage Reading Made EasyPublished on 12/5/2007

See how a voltage meter for RC car racers can help you at the flying field

Pitch It!Published on 9/12/2007

Micro Heli rotor pitch setting, make it easy with the E-flite Heli Pitch Gauge

Electric ConversionPublished on 2/6/2006

Get answers to common questions regarding choosing and installing the right motor for your glow aircraft.

Battery BasicsPublished on 1/19/2006

We’ve gathered the most up-to-date information to help answer many of the most common questions about battery technology.

The RunwayPublished on 11/9/2005

Getting Started the Right Way

Hopping Up the E-flite Blade CPPublished on 8/26/2005

Unlock the added performance potential of the Blade CP with hop-ups.

Go Inverted!Published on 5/13/2005

Upgrading the Blade CP for inverted flight and aerobatics is quick and easy. Here's how to get inverted.

Balsa Vs. FoamPublished on 3/16/2005

Are balsa planes better? Team JR member Peter Goldsmith explains the differences between balsa and foam planes.