These hoverboards that are sweeping across the nation like fire. It's definitely the current trendy, popular fun gadget. You've seen them everywhere: on Facebook, vine videos, YouTube hoverboard fails, and even celebrities are riding on them (Wiz Khalifa, Skrillex, Justin Bieber). You're probably thinking, these things must be very expensive and there's no way I can afford one. Some skeptical people are thinking: Where did those celebrities buy their hoverboards from? How much does hoverboards cost? What are these self balance scooters that looks like Segways?   And why should you buy a hoverboard? It's a simple question and the…

What is the best age to start with? Parents are often asking the question when (i.e. at what age) they can give children a remote-controlled helicopter. I think everyone realizes that this question can't be answered generally, because each child is different in its development. Let's see what a child needs to learn how to fly a RC helicopter and what it has to deal with. An adult should sit down with the child and calmly explain the toy and not only pull the helicopter out of the box, but in the batteries (charging) and then take the first test-flight…

I cannot tell you enough the fun that I have had with mini indoor remote control helicopters.  And the people that own mini indoor remote control helicopters are often the nicest, most fun people in the entire world.  When I was recently touring with a group of helicopter flyers, it was the mini indoor remote control helicopter owners that invite all the other helicopter owners over their houses, and that allow them to bring their helicopters for a free for all helicopter fight.   I couldn’t believe the hospitality of this group of people, and I had so much fun…

A bad place to get remote control helicopters for sale is your local newspaper, or at least that has been my experience.  When I was younger and just discovering the Classifieds section in the evening newspaper, I used to look through every article, even though I really didn’t need any of those things.  Well, I ended up falling in love with a set of remote control helicopters for sale in the newspaper that I just had to have.  They were still quite expensive, but I saved my money for them, and I called the person who had run the ad,…

Flying remote control helicopters is a great way relieve stress and be entertained by where you can fly the helicopter; however they do require some patience, good eye and hand coordination and practice. After taking the helicopter from the box, the first step is to read the instruction manual and make sure that it is intact. When purchasing a RC helicopter, it is best to find one that has at least four channels with adequate backup or technical support to call on if you need to do so. Some of the best remote control helicopters are manufactured by companies in…

If you are really looking for some fun, then you should check out 6 channel remote control helicopters, which seem to be becoming the great new pastime.  You can purchase these really strong and powerful helicopters from your local helicopter and other electronics shop, or from a trades store, and you can use them outdoors or indoors.   They are extremely versatile, and any helicopter flyer will tell you that they are some of the most impressive technologies in helicopters out on the market today.  Specifically, the 6 channels allow you to control multiple facets of the helicopter’s flight patterns.…

If you If you are interested in purchasing rtf remote control helicopters, then you’ve come to the right place.  I personally recommend any type of rtf remote control helicopters because I have found them to be uniformly well made and durable.  When I was recently out with a friend flying our rtf remote control helicopters, she mentioned that she was upset because she had also purchased a non-rtf remote control helicopters, and simply did not get the same type of quality, and it actually crashed and broke into a thousand pieces on the second day she owned it!I’m happy to say…