Author Archives: Hobby Lobby Team

Middle Tennessee R/C Club Swap Meet

On November, 2nd the Middle Tennessee R/C Clubs Association AMA Chapter #65 hosted their annual regional swap meet. The doors opened at 8am on the dot!! Shopper’s hurried in looking for just the right plane to add to their hangar. … Continue reading

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Come to Hobby Lobby to see the trains

At the Hobby Lobby Headquarters in Brentwood, Tennessee, we get to enjoy trains every day, several times a day… It’s the real thing – massive and long, typically CSX trains filled with freight bound for nearby Radner Yard that are … Continue reading

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Celebrating Model Trains and Train History

I’ve always enjoyed model trains.   It started with the Lionel layout my grandpa set up at Christmas every year.  The big engine puffed smoke from the stack, and the detail of these models was amazing.  They are heavy, honest toys … Continue reading

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Filming a World Class Motocross Event from the Air

Once a year the quaint little town of Hurricane Mills TN explodes with excitement and thunder as the top amateur motocross riders from across the country converge at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch. It is the 31st Annual Red Bull AMA Amateur National Motocross … Continue reading

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How I almost cut my thumb off – Safety Notice – Warning: Graphic Photos

I’ve been in the radio controlled hobby for almost 15 years now. Aside from the occasional minor hobby knife cut, I haven’t had any major accidents. I even prided myself on my safety record. I’m usually very careful when dealing … Continue reading

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Micro Heli Fever

We got this review/tip letter from a customer and we just had to share it on the blog. It’s tailored to the Shark helicopter, but the information is suitable for just about every micro helicopter out there. “I’ve flown RC … Continue reading

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Zooming with the Zoomer

The Zoomer

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Night Flying Fun!

One of the first things I remember our owner Mark Cleveland wanting to do when he first came on board was fly at night. He dubbed us the Midnight Flyers and even bought us really cool jackets with a Midnight … Continue reading

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Why I Fly…

Hey there! Have you ever asked yourself the question “why do I do this?” This question recently came up for me while I was helping some customers at our retail counter. I occasionally wander up there to clear my mind, or to … Continue reading

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The Eweek That Was

I had a great time at the first annual Eweek at Triple tree. I was fighting some aches and pains for the first couple days we were there, but after that, things were smooth sailing. I was camped out in … Continue reading

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