Remember the good’ol remote control off-road buggy from the 80s? Well, now you can relive its awesomeness… with LEGO. Folks, meet the LEGO 42124 Off-Road Buggy, a LEGO Technic off-road buggy build kit and a first LEGO Technic.
We knew it is be a matter of time before Robosen Robotics teams up with Hasbro to bring its self-transforming technology Hasbro’s Transformers. Well, you know what? The time is now.
Xiaomi, the grocer of the gadget world, has introduced a new toy. It is an officially licensed 1:16 scale replica of the fourth-generation Suzuki Jimny and oh yeah, it is a remote control toy.
Learning to fly and flying itself are both expensive. Radio Control aircraft, on the other hand, is significantly cheaper. But it does lack of the, you know, realism. After all, the “pilot” is on the ground. This is where FPV (first person view) flying can help to boost the realism.
Since after revealing the 4-meter (13′) tall real-life Transformers robot a couple of years ago, J-Deite seems to have quieten down. Perhaps, it is time to nurture the next-generation inventor of Transformers robots? Well, nurture you can with the Robosen T9. T9 is the evolution of the mind-blowing auto transforming remote control “Transformers” we saw …
Japan’s drone maker G-Force has an announced its first indoor RC helicopter as a stay-home thing-to-do during Japan’s Golden Week. The RC helicopter, dubbed “Incredible”, is a fixed pitch, 4-channel, flybar-less model that comes in a choice of Bind-N-Fly (BNF) or Ready-To-Fly (RTF), and it Mode 1 (throttle on right stick) or Mode 2 (throttle …
If you ever wanted to get into rock crawling (the RC vehicle, not you!), but the nature’s wonder (i.e. rock formation) is far from you, then this little fellow, John’s Labowicz Radio Control Micro Defender 4×4, could be the perfect tiny machine for some rock crawling action in the comfort of your home.
Remember the groundbreaking X3 demonstrator by Eurocopter (now Airbus Helicopter)? We do know the status of this unofficial world’s fastest helicopter, but one thing for sure is, the concept lives on… as a radio control scale model and we have Alterbaum Premium Helicopter to thank.
You have heard of driving simulation, but have your heard of “real” racing and drift simulation… in 1:43 scale? Called DR!FT (that’s ‘Drift’ with the character “i” replaced with “!”) by Germany company Sturmkind GmbH, it is a marriage between a RC car and video game.
RC cars have come a long way. But however realistic the look and functionality are, an RC car cannot never replicate the behaviors of a full size car because of the size and weight of a scale vehicle. Or so that’s what we thought.