Thursday, August 10, 2017

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RC Helicopters Come Of Age

The state-of-the-art in RC helicopters has progressed by leaps and bounds during the last 10 years. Today's RC helicopter can perform amazing 3D stunts that leave spectators in awe. We have come a long way from the old days of flat-bottomairfoil wooden rotor blades and bent aluminum side frames. Let's sit back and look at the evolution of RC helicopters by reviewing some of the interesting products that have been shown at the world famous Nuremberg Toy Fair in the last 10 years—1999 to 2009.

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Setting Up The MSH Protos

The MSH Protos is a very high performance 500-class electric helicopter from Italy, and the Protos is now available in hobby shops and from mail order places in the US at a very reasonable price. One of the places that stock Protos in the USA is ReadyHeli. In addition to reviewing the Protos I will explain the basics of setting up a 120-degree eCCPM (electronic cyclic-collective pitch mixing) control system. Use these tips and tricks and you will enjoy superb heli performance.

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