You’ve probably seen paramotors in movies, for example in the James Bond film The World is Not Enough when KGB agents swoop in on powered paragliders while firing machine guns at the British spy. Continue reading New Product Warehouse Drop: RC H-King Paramotor
In case you missed the news, HobbyKing is headed back to the Netherlands this July for a very special five year anniversary of our HobbyKing Live Event. The event will take place at EMCR Rozenburg July 26 – 28th 2019. Continue reading HobbyKing Live returns to the Netherlands in 2019!
UPC ecoRacing developed the first four-wheel drive electric vehicle in Spain. The Formula Student Team from Terrassa used Hobbyking servos in the Drag Reduction System of its latest prototype, the ecoRX. Continue reading HobbyKing Servos Used in First Four-Wheel Drive Electric Vehicle in Spain
The first flight of Boeing’s iconic 737 took place over 50 years ago and they are still being built, delivered and flown today. The Boeing 737 continues to make a massive contribution to today’s commercial aviation. The company had already successfully delivered two multi-engine jets in the 707 and 727, however, the latest plane looked like a miniature version of its 707 predecessors and was nicknamed “The Baby Boeing.” Continue reading The Baby Boeing: Boeing 737
So far in this series, we’ve looked at what’s involved in learning to fly and then we spent some time looking at the things you need and best ways to go about it. Continue reading Learning To Fly: Part Five
No matter how good the decals are they can lift from the model and take away from the scale look and feel. The good news is that it’s easy to fix and you might even have everything you need in the workshop.
There is no particular reason that decals come off. Continue reading Fixing Decals that Lift
In this article of our ‘Learning to Fly’ series, we will explore all things multirotors!
Multirotors are cool. Continue reading Learning To Fly: Part Four – Multirotors
I was pleasantly surprised when a huge box appeared on my doorstep containing my Durafly SlowPoke model. Continue reading Building the Durafly SlowPoke
There are many things I wish I had known earlier in the hobby. The things that the old hands know and if you’re lucky they share with you; workbench tips is one those things I wish I knew. Continue reading Hobby101: Workbench Tips
The hobby industry is today mourning the loss of Joseph M. Ambrose. At age 61, Horizon Hobby CEO Ambrose passed away unexpectedly on Friday (January 4th, 2019)
A longtime hobbyist, Joe Ambrose joined Horizon in 2005 as the Vice President of Distribution before becoming President and CEO in 2008. Continue reading A Life Well Lived: Passing of Horizon Hobby CEO