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The holidays are bearing down and its time to start thinking about gifts for your friends and family. RC (radio controlled) vehicles are fun for all ages! Ready-to-run (RTR) cars and trucks, ready-to-fly (RTF) planes, helicopters and DRONES are inexpensive and just take a few minutes to set-up and charge before they’re ready to rip up the dirt or take to the sky. For this holiday season we decided to put together a gift guide to help you shop for vehicles and aircraft that are perfect for a beginner’s skill level and wallet.

The Airman’s ‘Cloud Nine’ – HobbyZone Champ RTF Electric Airplane

The HobbyZone Champ is the perfect beginner’s airplane. Since the Champ only weighs a couple of ounces and can be stowed in the box it comes in, you can take it anywhere. This little plane is perfect for flying at small parks or playing fields. Everything you need to take flight is included. Replacement parts are readily available in case of crashes. SHOP

 

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For the Future ‘Aeriographer’ – Ecopower Mosquito Drone

Before your aspiring aerial videographer sends an expensive camera drone into the sky, it’s best to build skill and practice on a small unit. The Ecopower Mosquito includes a radio control, trim setting and only needs a few batteries to get flying! AMain has all replacement parts in stock. SHOP

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Get Ready to Rumble! – ECX cars or trucks

Available in all sorts of varieties, no doubt ECX has a vehicle to suit the person you are buying for. From motorcycle to monster truck and buggy to stadium truck, these fun RC cars are great for kids and adults alike! SHOP

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The Dogfighter’s Choice – EasySky Planes

EasySky makes great value, ready-to-fly (RTF) aircrafts scale-modeled after real life planes! They are very ‘Rookie-friendly’ and entertain for hours! SHOP

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An Eye in the Sky – EcoPower Iris

Ever wonder what a bird sees when its looking at the earth? This beginner drone is a simple unit that comes with a digital camera and has multiple flight modes that help with learning how to fly. SHOP

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The Other Kind of Chopper – Blade Scout CX Helicopter

The amazing Blade Scout CX may only weigh a little over half an ounce (17 grams)! Plus, it’s so easy to fly the new pilot will be able to do it even if you’ve never flown before. And everything is include, even batteries! SHOP

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A Hopped-up Herbie – Kyosho Mad Bug

Remember Herby the Love Bug? Just like the crazy things Herbie did in the movies, this bug can be put to the test! Intended to be taken off road, this 4×4 bug will crawl like no ones business. SHOP

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Over the Ocean Blue – ProBoat Impulse 9

Got a recipient that loves the water? Do they have a speedboat? You can get them one that’s ready for a day of fun on the water. The Impulse will surprise you with its speed! SHOP

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