This TRAXXAS RC Truck Was So Fast That It Can Drive On Water!

TRAXXAS is no stranger to having insanely fast RC, but this TRAXXAS X-MAXX 8S takes fast to a whole new level. It was so fast that it can travel on water like a speedboat. Now, that is freaking fast. You heard that right. This particular RC truck drives on water. I am not going to […]

Today’s Science Lesson: Can Saltwater Really Drives A Boat?

While scientists dream of making the world less polluted with electric propulsion, one dude in the 1950s dreamed of using seawater to power boats. His bold dream was featured on Mechanix Illustrated Aug. 1954 issue. Using saltwater and different metals to generate electricity is a theory that has been thrown around for a while now. […]

R/C Podracers Are Real, Can Someone Make Life-size Versions Already?

During the recent Model-Hobby-Spiel Fair in Leipzig, Germany, something caught our attention and it wasn’t the regular R/C models. Instead, it was a bunch of futuristic racers, or The Phantom Menace‘s Podracers to be precise. Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace may have failed us, but the image of Anakin Skywalker’s Podrace had […]

Watch An R/C Plane Breaks 450 MPH, Well, That’s If You Can Actually See It

Talk about too fast, too crazy. Here’s one R/C aircraft that makes a jaw-dropping 727 kilometers-per-hour, or 451 miles-an-hour. At that speed, it is effectively supersonic proportional to the scale and it is definitely one R/C aircraft reserved only for the elite (remote control) pilots. And by that, I mean that the pilot has to […]

TRAXXAS 1/10 R/C Land Rover Defender Because, Who Wouldn’t Want One?

Now that Land Rover have pulled the plug on Defender production, your only hope of getting one is a used variety. Used or not, Defender by itself is not cheap and that’s not to mention stretching it to its potential is not something you can do everyday. Which is kind of a shame because, Defender […]

Nerf’s RC Dart-shooting Tank Is Ready To Strike From A Safe Distance This Fall

Up till this point, an RC vehicle with first-person point-of-view, shoots projectile and records the action is something of a dream machine for kids and adults alike. That is the kind of rig reserves for the tinkerers and the pros like the Game of Drones, but thanks to Hasbro’s Nerf, that dream is soon to […]

The Model Maker Creates A Real Flying, Quadcopter-based Rey’s Speeder

The next big thing in entertainment is upon us. We are talking about the biggest movie event of the year, the seventh instalment of the Star Wars franchise, Star Wars: The Force Awakens which will be hitting the big screen in less than a month’s time. Riding on the hype are businesses, but there are […]

Parrot Second-Gen Bebop Imaging Drone Is Faster And Flies Longer

The fun of hobbyist drones are hampered by battery life. I mean, 10 minutes may seem like eternity if you don’t have clue about flying or don’t know what you are doing, but for the rest, 10 minutes may feel like a minute or two. That’s the problem the new Parrot Bebop 2 Drone solves. […]

It’s a Tank. It’s a Quadcopter. No, it is a Radio Control Flying Tank!

RC cars have its limitation. It can’t get over obstacles, but B Remote Control Flying Car solves that quite easily with massive wheels and if the object is too much even for big wheels, it can always fly over them. But what if the terrain is too brutal and you would still like to traverse […]

Pico-Falcon Star Wars RC Toys Let Your Dream of Flying Iconic Star Wars Fighters a Dream Come True

We have seen Star Wars-loving, radio controlled hobbyists trying all they could to make iconic Star Wars fighters come to life as remote controlled aircraft on Planet Earth, but those are just, well, too complex for some folks. Lucky for those who are not as apt in crafting a foam into a X-Wing Fighter, Millennium […]