Author Archives: AeroBatX

Learning to Hover

After being in the hobby for a few years, I really wanted to learn how to hover an airplane. I remember watching people doing it, setting it as one of my bigger skill goals for myself. I would see people … Continue reading

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From Simulator to Sky

I know a lot of people who have had some time to play on their buddy’s simulator and they are now itching to get their own first starter plane. Hobby Lobby happens to carry some great options for those folks … Continue reading

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My plane and I Standing on Edge

The first time I was able to get my plane to hover vertically was back when I was flying my Carl Goldberg Extra 330. This plane had what we call a “funfly” plane profile. Planes with this type of profile … Continue reading

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Old-Timers

Back when I first started flying, all of the model airplanes were free flight planes. Nowadays, I still prefer free flight above a lot of the more impressive looking sport flying. Guys like me who still enjoy the free flight … Continue reading

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Wing Dragon HL RTF Trainer

This little plane is quite possibly the best trainer for the beginning R/C airplane flyer. It’s a trainer with lots of power to help you get out of a jam and has the control authority that gives you the solid … Continue reading

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Telemaster: From Glow To Go

The Telemaster’s move from glow engine to electric was essential in keeping it modern enough to keep up with the times, yet it still holds true to the legend formed from its history. Thousands of model plane enthusiasts started their … Continue reading

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HLI NEAT Fair! Demos, Flight Premiers, and Sneak Peeks!!

We expect NEAT Fair 2010 to be another great display of aerial R/C, and Hobby Lobby promises to bring a lot of head turning products to feature in this year’s event. This year, representatives of Hobby Lobby International (HLI) will … Continue reading

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The Famous Telemaster Drop!

The Telemaster has been a legendary brand of Hobby Lobby’s since most people can remember. Truth be told, I doubt there was ever a catalog published without some representation of a version or variation of the Telemaster.  There have been … Continue reading

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NEAT Fair!!

For those of you looking for one of the coolest R/C flying events in the country, you should DEFINITELY check out the North East Electric Aircraft Technology (NEAT) or “NEAT FAIR”, as people like to call it.  Coming up Sept. … Continue reading

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