Channels are selected from easy-to-use buttons on top of the Inductrix’s
body. The lightweight camera is
protected by the body housing and the
dipole antenna is designed for durability.
LED lighting illuminates the Inductrix
FPV, making it easy to follow.
A 4.3-inch FPV monitor is included;
an optional headset adaptor is sold
separately. A Ham radio license is
required to operate the video transmitter
in the US.
KDE-CF305 and KDE-CF245
Propeller Blades $215.95-
$510.95 + S&H from KDE Direct,
20760 Carmen Loop, Ste. 140,
Bend OR 97702; Tel.: (360) 818-
4215; website: www.kdedirect.
KDE Direct’s new 30. 5 x 9.7-inch
KDE-CF305 and 24. 5 x 8.1-inch KDE-
CF245 multirotor propeller blades
are available in both dual- and triple-propeller formats for whatever lift
capacity or flight duration you need.
All are constructed of carbon-fiber 3K
material—the same material provided to
military customers, but now available for
commercial and industrial applications.
All propellers are dynamically balanced,
provided in matching pairs, and designed
for simple installation to the KDE Direct
Multi-Rotor Propeller Blade Adapters or
XF Multi-Rotor Brushless Motor Series,
for unprecedented smoothness and
efficiency in flights.
Ultimate Bipe GP/EP ARF @
$239.99 + S&H from Tower
Hobbies, Box 9078, Champaign
IL 61826; Tel.: (800) 637-6050;
The 45.5-inch wingspan Ultimate
Bipe GP/EP ARF is designed for
everyday aerobatics, but is an impressive
showstopper! Constructed of balsa and
plywood, the airframe is lightweight
yet strong, and covered in high-quality,
highly visible heat-shrink film, with a
painted fiberglass cowl and wheel pants.
The Ultimate Bipe can be set up using
two or four aileron servos and can be
equipped with either a two-stroke or
four-stroke glow engine or a brushless
motor for electric power. The hatch is
large and removable to allow for easy
LiPo battery changes if flying electric.
The interplane struts attach easily
without screws or tools, and the landing
gear is prebent aluminum with foam
wheels and a 1-inch diameter tail wheel.
A four-plus-channel radio with four
to seven servos is required. A 2S 6.6-
volt 1,300 mAh LiFe receiver battery
is needed in addition to the engine if
using glow power, and a 75-amp ESC,
6S 22.2-volt 3,800 mAh LiPo battery,
charger, medium brushless motor
mount, and 15 x 8 propeller are required
in addition to the motor for electric
RealFlight X $99.99-$179.99
+ S&H from Hobbico, 3002 N.
Apollo Dr., Ste. #1, Champaign
IL 61822; Tel.: (800) 637-7660;
RealFlight further improves upon the
ultimate RC experience with RealFlight
X and the InterLink-X Controller.
Graphics have been updated and are
driven by UNIGINE, an intuitive
interface that gets you up and flying in
With zero learning curve and zero
hassle, fly in real-life locales that are
detailed down to the last blade of
grass. Hone your drone flying with
advanced simulations, or learn FPV
racing on detailed drone racing courses.
Remastered flying sites and tier-system
game-like challenges help refine your
flying skills. More than 50 new aircraft
are detailed down to the panel lines and
The InterLink-X Controller features
a reset/rewind button, easy control of
most simulator functions, 10-channel
capability, and built-in sliders to help
drone pilots focus cameras for the
best shots. By using the InterLink-X
controller, your field transmitter is saved
from wear and tear.
Compatible with Windows 7,
Windows 8, or Windows 10 64-bit
operating systems, RealFlight-X is
available in a combination of the
software and controller. The software
and InterLink-X Controller, as well
as wireless and wired interfaces, are
available and sold separately.
ESM A- 1 Skyraider in Vietnam
S.E.A. Camo $424.95 + S&H
from VQ Warbirds, Box 3512,
Bryan TX 77805; email: info@
vqwarbirds.com; website: www.
VQ Warbirds presents the new 71-
inch ESM A- 1 Skyraider in Vietnam
camouflage colors. The kit includes five
sets of decals that allow a modeler to
customize the warbird with a unique
The Skyraider features a fiberglass
fuselage with a built-up, Solartex-fabric-covered wing that is painted to match
the fuselage. All of the scale details
are molded into the fiberglass parts,
including the panel lines and rivets. Flaps
Large, three-piece drop tanks are
included, as well as all of the hardware
needed to complete the kit. Scale
options such as a cockpit kit, pilot, scale
wheels, and air- or electric-powered
retractable landing gear, are available
The ESM A- 1 Skyraider requires a
1. 50 four-stroke or 26cc gas engine.
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