Category Archives: Simulators

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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Hobby Lobby’s After Thanksgiving: Jason’s Magic Wand Deals

It is that time of year again – the time where family’s sort through retail store ads to see what is available for this year’s “Black Friday” sales. Of course, Hobby Lobby is among the retailers involved in this nationwide … Continue reading

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What are the limits of my radio’s range?

Sometimes, beginning hobbyists tend to wonder what the range of their radios are. “How far away can I be when I am flying?” people may ask. It is common for beginners to want to test the limits of their craft’s … Continue reading

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Budding Female Pilot

With a passion for people and a fresh interest for the hobby, Kira Cleveland set out to attend her very first R/C flying event. Having family members in the hobby, Kira has had a growing curiosity about the industry, and … Continue reading

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A Girl Not Afraid

Arriving at the airfield for the “Cub Nuts” R/C flying event, Kira demonstrated her comfort with these nice people, socializing with the local hobbyists who were participating. She now had a few things she could talk about and pressed for … Continue reading

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Lessons That Lead To A Simulator

The first actual helicopter I ever flew was a fixed-pitch helicopter. Like most people I know who are hobby enthusiasts, I kind of dove right into it, in the same way someone dives into a pool with no water. In … Continue reading

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