Hot for Summer
F- 16 FIGHTING FALCON
With its included inrunner brushless motor
and HyperFlow ducted-fan unit, this jet has
been clocked at speeds of more than 90mph!
It can be hand- or bungee-launched and
features a fiberglass fuselage with built-up
wing and stabilizer covered in MonoKote. This
22.5-inch-span jet costs $219.99.
Hacker Brushless New Motor Series Well-known for its high-quality motors, the R&D team at Hacker isn’t one to rest on its laurels. They recently optimized their popular A50 series for . 46 to 1.20-size aerobatic and scale planes
and added the A30-14M and 18M series for high-speed aircraft and 2-4-pound helicopters.
Hacker’s new A60 outrunners have a new 28-pole power drive for excellent throttle response,
maximum power and efficiency, and a direct backmount installation, and a 20-pole, 13-turn
version of the powerhouse A-80-11S is a dream come true for F3A competition pilots. Get all
the details at aero-model.com!
PROTEK PRODIGY 610 DUO
Prodigy 610 and each channel of Prodigy 610
Duo (shown) can handle up to 6S LiPo, LiFe,
and Li-Ion packs; up to 18-cell Ni-Cd and
NiMH packs; and 2-24V lead-acid batteries.
With the ability to fast charge, balance
charge, and storage-charge lithium cells, you
can tailor the charge process to suit your
needs, while individual cell voltage can be
monitored during balance mode charging. A
touch-sensitive navigation panel allows you to
access menus and options.
ROBART MFG. ROTATING
A newly designed addition to the popular
Robart Retracts line are these Series 810,
100-degree retracts ideal for 8- to 18-pound
aircraft. Featuring true linear action and
precision metal trunion blocks, these
pneumatically driven gear have a reduced
footprint to help avoid having to notch or
remove material from the wing’s main spar
for a cleaner installation. Ideal for many 60- to
90-size P-40s, Skyraiders and Hellcats.
Hitec Optic 5 Sport Radio
This nicely appointed 5-channel 2.4GHz sport radio system is just the thing for a first system, or
a second radio for serious sport flying fun. It comes with digital trims, servo reversing and ATV
(servo control throw) adjustment for channels 1 and 2. Also included is V-tail and Elevon Mixing
so you can easily control a wide variety of sport flyers like the multi-faceted FunCub and the
high-speed FunJet from Multiplex. It costs $95.
RC GUYS PIPER
CHEROKEE 140 ARF
Built and covered by skilled
craftsman using laser-cut balsa
and lite-ply parts, the new
¼-scale, 100-inch Piper PA-28
Cherokee ARF ($539) includes
hand-laid fiberglass parts
painted in matching colors that’s
clear coated for extra shine and
protection. Designed for 40 to
50cc gas engines the Cherokee
weighs in between 17 and 19
pounds for great performance.
Includes carbon-fiber wing tubes
and CNC-machined aluminum
Oleo shock absorbing landing