AMain.com has recently brought in the new Volantex line of PNP (plug-n-play) and ARTF (almost-ready-to-fly) airplanes and we’ve been impressed with how they fly. The F4U Corsair is available in both versions and comes with a powerful brushless motor. In these quick video clips, you’ll see that the Corsair can take off nearly vertical with […]
CUSTOMER REVIEW: EcoPower 60C 6S Flight Pack “I have used the EcoPower 60C LiPo batteries for some time now and can say they are great. They give longer flight time with an even discharge rate while staying cool. They balance evenly every charge. I am thoroughly impressed with the EcoPower 60C 6S LiPos.” — Michael Sutherlin […]
The Robird Peregrine Falcon flying ornithopter (from Greek ornithos “bird”, an aircraft that flies by flapping its wings) is capable of 50mph! Realistic flight characteristics and impressive life-like details are sure to leave onlookers amazed and baffled when you tell them the bird is not real. We hope you enjoy the video.
ProTek RC’s handy TakeCharge USB charger is perfect for stashing in your pit box. The small charger uses a 2S-4S lipo battery to charge your favorite USB devices. Your iPhone, iPad, and other gadgets are safe from going dead while at the track or flying field. Connect your lipo to the Deans style connector, plug […]
AMain.com’s heli pilot Greggor McGrath shows you how to build a series harness in the latest RC Talk. Check out the video by clicking here.
AMain.com announces the all-new ProTek RC Aluminum Radio Case featuring custom foam inserts for all of the hottest surface and air radios. The radio case’s lightweight, yet rugged aluminum outer shell has two lockable latches to secure your radio when it’s stowed. The handsome dark-grey case has black, heavy-duty reinforced corners to ensure that nothing damages […]
5 Hot Gift Ideas For The Holiday Season Share The Fun Of RC! The holidays are upon us, which is a great time to get friends and loved ones involved in RC. Ready-to-run (RTR) cars and trucks, ready-to-fly (RTF) planes and helis are inexpensive and just take a few minutes to set-up. In most cases, […]
“Joe Nall” has become the yearly pilgrimage for a great number of RC pilots. This year was the 30th anniversary of the event, and now dukes it out with IRCHA to be the largest RC event. This year reports of 1200+ pilots were in attendance, spread across the six flight lines (scale/sport, water flying, 3D, […]
Learning to fly a RC plane is truly an enjoyable experience. Whether you are just returning to the field after being away, or are simply mesmerized by these scale machines, A Main Hobbies aims to be your one stop hobby shop. With RC plane kits and parts for all skill levels, you’re sure to find […]
A Main Hobbies recently sponsored the Shawano R/C Flying Club’s 27th Annual Auction and Swap Meet, which serves as a major fundraiser for the Wisconsin-based group. The following is from Blair Johnson, Secretary for the Shawano R/C Flying Club (AMA #893). — The Shawano R/C Flying Club would like to Thank-you for your support and […]
The Turlock RC Club held its 20th Annual Float Fly in 2011, over the weekend of September 23-25 at the Lake McSwain Recreational Area just outside of Snelling, CA. A Main Hobbies sponsored the event, providing various ProTek R/C products for raffle prizes and giveaways including a Super Pro 40 World Edition power supply, Prodigy […]
Our very own Arron Bates made the most of this beautiful Pennsylvania fall evening with what he calls a “lazy” flight with his 104-inch wingspan AJ Slick. Enjoy! 104″ AJ Slick – 3d comfort food from Arron Bates on Vimeo.