RC Helicopters – How Many Channels Should My Radio Have?

RC Helicopters - How Many Channels Should My Radio Have?

“How many channels does my RC helicopter need?”   This is one of the first questions folks looking to buy their a RC chopper will often ask. The answer is both simple and complex: that all depends on what you want your helicopter to do.¬† Not the answer you were looking for? No worries- let me break it down for you: When shopping for an RC helicopter, you need...

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RC Helicopter Basic Flight Tips and Radio Channels Explained

RC Helicopter Basic Flight Tips and Radio Channels Explained

So, you’re ready to purchase your first RC helicopter- congrats! You’re gonna love that bird, no matter which model you choose.   Now, the question is? How do you fly that darn thing? What’s more, why are there so many different radios with varying numbers of channels to choose from? Well, this guide will help you sort all that out. how to fly a rc...

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The Various Types of RC Helicopters

The Various Types of RC Helicopters

So, you thought that RC choppers were nothing more than model helicopters with a motor inside and an antenna on the outside that you controlled from a radio controller in your hands? Not quite! There are actually four different kinds of RC choppers on the market nowadays, with more to appear in the future, certainly:  micro-coaxial; micro-single rotor /fixed-pitch; quad/multi...

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The Different Types of RC Helicopters and How to Fly Them

The Different Types of RC Helicopters and How to Fly Them

So you want to get into the great hobby of RC helicopters, eh? Excellent news! And now the bad news, hmm? Completely lost and not sure which model to purchase as a rookie pilot, let alone how to fly the bird? Well, leave that to us- read on and you’ll soon have the ideal bird for you to fly, and will be flying it like a pro in no time.   Which model is ideal for...

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