Now, we all know TIE, which basically acronym for Twin Ion Engines, from everyone’s favorite sci-fi movie franchise won’t happen any time in our lifetime, but with a little help from some real-world hobby-grade electric motors and props, YouTuber Peter Sripol, has gotten a replica of Kylo Ren’s TIE Silencer to fly, beautifully, right here on Earth. I am an old school person which makes me less acceptable to newer TIE iterations, but still, to see Kylo’s evil TIE take flight in our own world was quite a sight to behold. Unlike the official Star Wars R/C toys, Sripol ditches the notion of a quad rotor drone setup; instead, he went on the good’ol propellers-driven setup. Continue reading A DIY Kylo Ren TIE Silencer Takes Flight Here On Earth And It Is Beautiful!
We love anything that’s fun and you know what is fun? Playing out a video game scene, in real-life, with RC versions. Having said that, it is only naturally that YouTube channel Flite Test’s recent endeavor, recreating the Airship battle scene of EA’s new first-person shooter Battlefield 1, had our full attention. It is like porn to us and we are naturally excited, but the question here is: will the enormous custom RC airship take off to play out the scene? Continue reading Watch Battlefield 1 Airship Battle Scene Played Out With RC Planes
get your fix for RC flying in this unpredictable weather with this Nano-Falcon, officially the world’s smallest RC toy helicopter from Japanese toy maker, CCP. despite weighing a feather light 11 grams (0.39 oz.) and measuring a diminutive 65mm long (2.6″), this infrared controlled nano-size RC helicopter features a dual main rotor setup, plus an independently powered upward-facing tail rotor, along with high-performance gyroscope sensor for a highly stable flight. it has a built-in rechargeable lithium-ion polymer battery which offers up to five minutes of flight time per 30 minutes charge. Continue reading CCP Nano-Falcon: World’s Smallest RC Toy Helicopter
Spy Hawk | £249.95 | www.spyhawk.co.uk
the technology used in military gadgets usually trickles down to the commercial market and radio control scaled modeling is among one of them to be blessed with the goodness of these (sometime deadly) technologies. which is a good thing cos’ now you can stop dreaming about piloting the Predator and do it for real at your own leisurely time with the Spy Hawk. the best part is, you don’t need to deal with any killings and the worst sin you will do with this baby is the mere act of spying which is what the government has been doing. Continue reading Spy Hawk