Category Archives: R/C Models

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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R/C’s Considered UFO’s?

While in a meeting with the Eugene Aeronauts, one of the members brought up a bit of news that had surfaced earlier that month. Apparently, not everyone is familiar with the characteristics of R/C model helicopters and their capabilities for … Continue reading

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Interesting Sales Call

One of the more interesting sales calls of recent was from a man interested in putting a lot of Hobby Lobby electronics into his custom build of a tri-wing plane. It looks awesome and I am really hoping to get … Continue reading

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Hobby Lobby’s Hot Seller

Hobby Lobby has finally released their new J5 for public purchase on their website! Come check out why so many people have already made pre-orders for this fantastic beginner aircraft! Over all, this is a fantastic entry level plane that … Continue reading

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Just One More Thing Hobby Lobby’s Micro Stik Can Do!

With a whole weekend to play around with the Micro Stik, Jason Cole had plenty of time to see just what this little flying marvel was capable of at the 2010 JR Indoor Flying Event, In fact, he was able … Continue reading

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From Sore to Soar

It has been over a month since I first saw my girlfriend take a small Hobby Lobby piper cub and run it into various forms of wooded plant life. To my amazement, the plane (and my girlfriend’s willingness to pick … Continue reading

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Making It Duplicable

After the experience of a slow and steady flight, I came to a realization. I had started my journey as a pilot with the mentality that it was my clumsy thumbs alone that were flying the plane. With that mentality, … Continue reading

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Virtual Surgery

I finally got a chance to sit down and get some simulator time for myself now that flying season has mostly migrated to indoors. I had decided that I had a taste of flying R/C planes and just got to … Continue reading

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Girls In The Hobby?

For the first time since my girlfriend and I had begun flying R/C model airplanes, we had decided to check out a local flying club. The club was called the Eugene Aeronauts and the meeting we ended up sitting in … Continue reading

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Pieces, Parts, and Lots of Glue- Plane Crash

The flights today may have been graceful, but with the unpredictable wind gusts, my landings were not. There were a few nose dives, and since the poor CHAMP was landing in grass, it had a tendency to flip as well. … Continue reading

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