Video: Radio Control Roundup

Here’s the items covered on TVNZ Breakfast this morning. Feel free to ask any questions or post comments below. Click below to watch the video: Item: The i-Sobot Humanoid Robot Price: $490 Rating: 3 / 5 Info: The 16cm tall i-Sobot holds the Guiness world record as the smallest production robot. It’s a great fun […]

Cheap Chinese Radio Control Gadgets

There was a time when local, quality retailers like Airsail and RC Bandit were the only way to get hold of interesting radio control doohickeys. You still have that option, and if you’re looking for full-on RC gear, you’d be silly not to buy local. But when you can hit up sites like and […]

Attitude Control

Something I didn’t realise about gas-powered RC offroaders (until I got my own recently) was the amount of control one has when they are airborne.  I’ve seen many examples of them in action, and I thought jumping was all about the speed and angle of entry.  Not so.  Here’s what I’ve worked out through trial-and […]