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The Latest Generation of RC Toys Are The Best Radio Controlled Toys Ever!

Updated on August 2, 2013

Welcome to the wonderful world of Radio Controlled toys!

Exciting Radio Controlled Toys


These new generation RC toys are built with the latest in electronic technologies that allow them to go further, faster, with more reliability than ever!  They are made out of some of the most durable hi tech plastics available on the market today.  The speeds that some of these hi tech RC toys are able to reach is mind boggling.  I have put together right here in one place a wide variety of Radio Control toys for both young and old alike.  Nobody is exempt from the enjoyment that comes from a few hours of good clean fun, nobody!

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The Top Five Reasons The Latest Generation Of RC Toys Are The Best Radio-controlled-toys Ever!

  1. RC toys race, fly, float, sail, glide, soar like no other toys on earth!
  2. RC toys never get boring or mundane!
  3. RC toys allow ones hand eye coordination and visual spacial skills to grow at an expidential rate!
  4. RC toys span the spectrum from inexpensive to very expensive so everyone can afford one!
  5. RC toys captivate their owners with hours and hours of exciting fun and adventure!

Videos about The Latest Generation Of RC Toys Are The Best Radio-controlled-toys Ever!

Revo 3.3 4WD Nitro Monster Truck RTR


Revo 3.3 4WD Nitro Monster Truck RTR

Product Features

* Traxxas TRX 3.3 Racing Engine

* 30mm extended 3D semi-monocoque chassis

* Engine chassis brace to handle the massive power of the TRX 3.3

* Pre-glued Talon tires mounted on 3.8" Split-Spoke mirror-chrome wheels

* Optidrive™ electronically controlled ultra-compact forward/reverse two-speed transmission

Product Description

Compared to the TRX 2.5, the TRX 3.3 Racing Engine delivers 60% more peak horsepower along with an incredible boost of nearly 50% total increased horsepower under the curve. Revo 3.3 is upgraded with enhancements to harness the extreme power output including 30mm of additional chassis length, chassis brace for increased engine mounting strength, and tighter suspension with installed progressive 2 rockers. There's also a wide-ratio two-speed inside the transmission that takes full advantage of the TRX 3.3's massive power curve for top speeds beyond 45mph! Revo is designed to accept the optional center differential and rear brake kits for ultimate track tuning.

The recommended List Price is $960.00 Buy it now and save over $400

T-Maxx 4WD Nitro Monster Truck RTR


T-Maxx 4WD Nitro Monster Truck RTR

T-Maxx 4WD Nitro Monster Truck RTR

Product Features

* TRX 2.5 Racing Engine™

* Rear-exhaust racing engine with slide carburetor

* Fully assembled and Ready-To-Race

* Second generation EZ-Start™ push-button electric starting

* Automatic two-speed shifting in both forward and reverse

Product Description

The T-Maxx 2.5 comes fully equipped with an enclosed 2-speed forward/reverse transmission with speed-sensitive reverse lockout, TQ-3 3-channel radio system and tough TRX 2.5 racing engine with an EZ-Start on board starter system for one-button starting. It also features a fully independent suspension with over 3.5 inches of travel, ball bearings throughout and adjustable body mounts, making it easy to adapt other bodies to fit.

List Price: $650.00 Buy now and save close to $300!

Rustler Stadium Truck RTR w/XL-5


Rustler Stadium Truck RTR w/XL-5

Product Features

* Titan 12T 550 modified motor

* XL-5 high-frequency forward/reverse/brake ESC

* 3 programmable drive profiles for sport, race or training modes

* Patent-pending Revo-Spec Torque-Control slipper provides consistent traction control

* New gray parts and graphics for a fresh look

Product Description

Traxxas pumps performance, innovation and top value into this highly anticipated Ready-To-Race package. For electric thrills, the new Rustler RTR is ready for rugged action and fun few trucks can match-particularly in the speed department. With its powerful new Titan 12-turn 550 motor, XL-5 ESC and Torque-Control slipper clutch, the Rustler can do more than 35 mph,

leaving its competition spinning its wheels in the pit.

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List Price: $290.00 save over $130 and buy now!

Bandit Extreme Buggy w/XL-5 ESC


Bandit Extreme Buggy w/XL-5 ESC

Product Features

* Traxxas Bandit Extreme RTR R/C Buggy w/XL-5 ESC - 2405

* TRA

Product Description

The Traxxas Bandit redefines traditional buggy performance by creating a whole new class of Extreme Sports Buggy. Bandit offers the highest levels of speed, action, and fun that will easily make it one of your favorites for all kinds of R/C driving excitement. The lightweight Bandit chassis is loaded with an aggressive Titan 12-Turn modified motor and a high-current XL-5 Electronic Speed Control that deliver lightning-fast acceleration and incredible 35+mph* performance. Bandit is simply the fastest Ready-To-Race electric buggy available. Pull the trigger and Bandit rips massive rooster tails, soars over giant jumps, and lays down the power for pure performance and excitement at every turn. Bandit is infused with the latest tech including the patent-pending Revo-Spec Torque-Control slipper clutch and all-new Alias high-performance 2.2" racing tires. The advanced dual-pin rear, and ribbed front tread designs are engineered to work with our exclusive rubber compounds for superior off-road traction and directional control. New industry standard 2.2" mirror-chrome Tracer wheels open the door to a wide range of tire options, including the new Traxxas Anaconda 2.2" street treads. Jump it. Race it. Crash it. Bandits legendary durability leaves everything else behind. Bandit is built Traxxas Tough to keep you off the workbench and deep in the fun zone. Plus, its upgradeable with a full line of Traxxas factory parts and accessories for custom performance and personalization.

List Price: $280.00 Buy now and save over $120

Stampede Monster Truck RTRw/XL-5


Stampede Monster Truck RTRw/XL-5

Product Features

* 30+mph!

* Titan 12-Turn 550 Motor

* Powerful XL-5 Electronic Speed Control

* Included optional 23-tooth pinion gear

* Talon 2.8" tires with foam inserts pre-glued on mirror-chrome All-Star™ wheels

Product Description

The best-selling Stampede was the first high-performance monster truck and it's legendary ruggedness has made the Stampede name synonymous for monster truck driving fun.

Combine the increased horsepower with the tall, drive-over-anything ground clearance; ultra-tough suspension; and easy operation, Stampede will quickly become your favorite for all kinds of monster truck action. Stampede is still the first name in high-performance monster trucks.

The Stampede is one monster truck that doesn't know when to quit! Crushing cars, catching big air, and popping wheelies have never been this much fun. There is no other truck available that offers Stampede's unique style, capability, and reputation for durability. When it comes to speed, the Titan 12-turn 550 modified motor and racing-style Magnum 272™ transmission propel the Stampede to speeds over 30mph*. The integrated cooling fan in the Titan 12T pulls air through the motor keeping it cool. Airflow is routed through cooling channels molded into the motor plate. A cooler running motor delivers faster speeds, longer runtime, and extended motor life.

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List Price: $310.00 Buy now and save $140

Rustler Truck RTR w/XL-5


Rustler Stadium Truck RTR w/XL-5

Product Features

* Titan 12T 550 modified motor

* XL-5 high-frequency forward/reverse/brake ESC

* 3 programmable drive profiles for sport, race or training modes

* Patent-pending Revo-Spec Torque-Control slipper provides consistent traction control

* New gray parts and graphics for a fresh look

Product Description

Traxxas pumps performance, innovation and top value into this highly anticipated Ready-To-Race package. For electric thrills, the new Rustler RTR is ready for rugged action and fun few trucks can match-particularly in the speed department. With its powerful new Titan 12-turn 550 motor, XL-5 ESC and Torque-Control slipper clutch, the Rustler can do more than 35 mph,

leaving its competition spinning its wheels in the pit.

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List Price: $290.00 Buy now and save $130!

Wild Planet Spy Video Car


Wild Planet Spy Video Car

Product Features

* REAL NIGHT VISION -- you see them but they don't see you, LCD screen lets you navigate

* The Spy Video Car includes a headset, screen and hand-held controller

* The sleek R/C features a built-in video camera with night vision, that sends a live feed to a flip-up screen on your headset up to 75 feet away

* 2006 Top 5 New Toys: NBC News, Family Fun Magazine, "What I want" - TV Show

* View all the action through your own personal headset

From the Manufacturer

The Spy Video Car is the first RC video camera with infrared night vision! Because plain-sight video monitors are not acceptable in the spy world, you'll need the one-of-a-kind private screen of the Spy Video Car to keep your secrets safe from enemy eyes. Wear the lightweight frames with the single LCD lens to ensure you're the only one who views the video transmitted through your RC vehicle. Adjust the camera angle on the wireless spy car and send it on secret missions using the hand-held remote control. Observe the journey and the destination through the small screen attached to your headset. Darkness poses no obstacle for the Spy Video Car as its infrared night-vision system lets you see clearly in the dark without emitting any visible traces of light. From the safety of your spy headquarters, watch what's going on wherever your video vehicle travels, indoors and out, up to 75 feet away. 90 day warranty. The ultimate spy rover is here!

Product Description

You see what the car sees. See in the dark with real night vision. This RC vehicle has a video camera and headset screen. The headset screen lets you see live video feed from the camera on the car. The LCD screen lets you navigate. The night vision lets you see them but they don't see you. The video transmits at maximum range with 2.4 GHz transmission frequency. The screen is easy to view in the dark with backlit Active Matrix LCD. The screen appears as big as a 20" television at 5 ft. away with 4:3 aspect ration display screen. Black and white video feed captured with 1/4 VGA CMOS camera. Camera sees in the dark with infrared light, which is invisible to others. Full function car operates at 49 MHz frequency. Contains: 1 RC vehicle with video camera and night vision light, 1 remote control, and 1 headset screen.

Release Date: 01/01/2007

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List Price: $159.99 Buy now and save $44!

Radio Controlled Cars that go fast, and are great toys

Tyco R/C Cars Lightning McQueen 1:16
Tyco R/C Cars Lightning McQueen 1:16

Product Features* From the hit Pixar movie, it's the lovable character of CARS, Lightning McQueen* One-touch easy to use controls, speedy grip wheels and authentic movie styling!* Requires four AA for the vehicle and two AA batteries for the remote.* Colors and decorations may varyFrom the ManufacturerFrom the hit Pixar movie, it's the lovable character of CARS, Lightning McQueen with one-touch easy to use controls, speedy grip wheels and authentic movie styling! Requires four AA for the vehicle and two AA batteries for the remote. Batteries not included. Each sold separately, subject to availability. Colors and decorations may vary.Product DescriptionLook out! It's Lightning McQueen! One of the fastest, proudest race cars to bank a curve! And he just might be the first rookie ever to win the Piston Cup!

 
V_BOT
V_BOT

Product Features* 2-in-1 toy transforms from vehicle to robot with push of button* Makes sounds to go with actions and plays music from MP3 players* Remote control with 6 robot action buttons and 6 pre-programmed action sequence buttons* Includes remote control, MP3 jack, and Velcro strap* Recommended for ages 8 and olderAmazon.com Product ReviewsYou could buy a remote control car, and a remote control robot, and an MP3 speaker station, but why not have your cake and eat it too? The Learning Curve V_Bot is a three-in-one radio control vehicle that transforms into a karate-chopping, break dancing robot and MP3 speaker.V_Bot radio control transforming robot

 
Bratz8482; The  Movie RC Cruiser 27 MHz
Bratz8482; The Movie RC Cruiser 27 MHz

Product Features* 1962 Chevrolet Corvette Replica* Full Function Remote Control* Doors and Trunk Open and Close* Sleek Design* Celebrating the Bratz™ First Ever Theatrical Motion PictureFrom the ManufacturerWhen you're movie stars, you gotta make a Hollywood entrance! Imagine stepping out of this super cool Corvette and onto the red carpet to the screams of your adoring fans! With real working remote control, you can drive your Bratz™ movie stars all over tinsel town!

 
RC Bumper Cars
RC Bumper Cars

Product Features* Remote-controlled bumper car action just like at the fair* The realistic movements of the cars make crazy turns in an attempt to hit one of their opponents 3 sensors* Features LED life lights, crashing sound effects, alarm to signify winning cars and reset button to resume play* Each remote takes 2 AAA batteries and each car takes 3 AAA batteries (not included)* For ages 8 yrs. and up* Play Time of Less Than 30 Minutes* Batteries Required (Sold Separately)Product Description3 hits and You're OUT! LED lights, sound affects and realistic movement Hit all of your opponents sensors first to freeze their car and win! 2 Cars and 2 Controllers included Each car has 3 senors Hit all your opponent's senors first to win the game Each time a senor is hit, a corresponding light will turn on and sound alert will ring Once all 3 senors have been hit, the car freezes for 5 seconds or until the re-set button is pressed You can re-set the game at any time by pushing the re-set button on each car Bumper car battery use: 3 1.5v AAA (not included) Controllers battery use: 2- 1.5v AAA (not included).

 
Hot Wheels RC Monster Jam-Grave Digger - J6973
Hot Wheels RC Monster Jam-Grave Digger - J6973

Product Features * Hot Wheels R/C Grave Digger * Radio Control Grave Digger * 7 inches longProduct DescriptionIt's radio control at its baddest. This Monster Jam truck is big, bad and ready to bash! Kids can dig in the dirt or fly high with one of the most famous Monster Jam names around. Crushing speed and humongous tires make this R/C Monster Jam Truck monstrously fun. Requires 3 "AA" batteries for the vehicle and 2 "AA" batteries for the remote, not included. Measures 7".

 
Elenco  Radio Controlled Car Kit
Elenco Radio Controlled Car Kit

Product Features* Build a remote-controlled racecar with electronic roadmap* Seven remote-control functions (operates at 27.9 MHz)* Race against friends once built* No soldering required* For ages 12 and up.* Batteries Required (Sold Separately): 9 Volt BatteryProduct DescriptionThe Elenco Radio Control Car is built from the ground up. The purpose of this kit is to expand the understanding of basic transmitters, receivers and electronic switching theories. In addition the Elenco Radio Control Car Kit provides an education of gears, motors, printed circuit boards and integrated circuits from the detailed assembly and training manual. Construct each secton, explore the circuitry and troubleshoot it. The Elenco Radio Control Turbo King Car includes a flashing top light, remote control with 7 functions, single channel operation and a full color assembly manual. Ages 10+ Requires 4 AA Batteries and 1 9V Battery (not included) FUN875 Elenco

 
New Bright 1:10 9.6-volt R/C Corvette
New Bright 1:10 9.6-volt R/C Corvette

Product Features* Ready to run with 4-channel radio control at 49 MHz* Forward/backward drive and left/right steering* Realistic action in a remote control car* Requires 2 AA batteries and one 9.6-volt battery, included* For ages 8 yrs. and up* 1:10 Scale* Batteries Included: Battery Pack and Charger

 
#24 Jeff Gordon 1:6 Scale Hobby Grade RC Car
#24 Jeff Gordon 1:6 Scale Hobby Grade RC Car

Product Features* Ready to Race - Contains everything you need to start racing: R/C car, transmitter, 12V NiCd battery pack and charger, and (6) AA batteries.* BIG - 1:6 scale car is 34" long* FAST - top speed of over 20 MPH* FUN - signal range of over 50 yardsFrom the ManufacturerThis Jeff Gordon R/C car is the largest and fastest NASCAR R/C car available. With a top speed of more than 20 MPH and a signal range of more than 50 yards, you'll feel like you're behind the wheel of an actual NASCAR race car!Product DescriptionAbout 35", it's 1/6 scale!..... Scale speed is over 120MPH!... .. Live speed is over 20MPH!..... This is NOT A TOY! It is for ages 16 and up...... NEW in Box!...... complete and ready to race...... complete with batteries, battery pack and charger....... 100+ yard range..... Impact wrench transmitter.... 12V NI-CD Battery Pack and Charger..... 6 AA Batteries..... Body shell removable..... Full Function Features..... Forward, reverse, left and right turn..... Adjustable front wheel alignment..... On/Off switch is on bottom of car..... Officially licensed...... Authentic Team Graphics....... four wheel independent spring suspension.... high performance motor..... impact absorbing rear and front bumper... impact wrench type transmitter..... race up to 5 cars.... 50 yard signal range .... hobby grade features..... digital proportional steering.... multiple frequencies..... variable speed..... 120 scale mph (to scale 20+mph)....

 
Dickie R/C Radio Control Porsche Cayman - R/C Frequency Varies
Dickie R/C Radio Control Porsche Cayman - R/C Frequency Varies

Product Features* R/C Frequency will vary either 27 MHz or 49 MHz* Car has working brakes, a button on the remote makes the car skid to a stop, let go of the brake button and car goes back to the gear it was in* Car has working headlights, taillights, turn signals, and horn, when you turn the wheels the signals automatically go on: there are buttons on the remote for the headlights and the horn* Comes ready to run: All batteries are included, just take it out of the box, charge the batteries and you are ready to go* Has 5 speed "tiptronic" transmission, just blip the throttle to upshift or downshift, and car respondsFrom the ManufacturerThis incredibly detailed Radio Controlled 1/12 scale model has a remote that controls the following: working head and brake lights,horn, brakes, and 5 speed transmission. Comes ready to run with rechargeable batteries.Product DescriptionRadio Contol Porsche. Porsche includes a remote with the following capabilities: Working Head and Brake Lights, Working Horn, Working Brakes with Skidding Sound and 5 Speed Tiptronic Transmission. Porsche is ready to run and includes 9.6V Rechargable Battery and Charger. Other features include: Adjustable Steering Alignment, 2 Channel Radio Control, Incredible Interior and Exterior Detail, 27 MHz and 1:12 Scale.

 
#8 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 1:6 Scale Hobby Grade RC Car
#8 Dale Earnhardt Jr. 1:6 Scale Hobby Grade RC Car

Product Features* Ready to Race - Contains everything you need to start racing: R/C car, transmitter, 12V NiCd battery pack and charger, and (6) AA batteries.* BIG - 1:6 scale car is 34" long* FAST - top speed of over 20 MPH* FUN - signal range of over 50 yardsFrom the ManufacturerThis Dale Earnhardt Jr. R/C car is the largest and fastest NASCAR R/C car available. With a top speed of more than 20 MPH and a signal range of more than 50 yards, you'll feel like you're behind the wheel of an actual NASCAR race car!

 
1:6 Scale # 48 Jimmie Johnson Hobby Grade RC Car
1:6 Scale # 48 Jimmie Johnson Hobby Grade RC Car

Product DescriptionThe largest and fastest NASCAR R/C car available, with detailed, authentic team graphics is here! This 1:6 scale NASCAR Tony Stewart. radio-controlled car reaches a top speed of more than 20 mph, with a signal range of more than 50 yards! Even the transmitter was designed with the racing experience in mind. Modeled after the impact wrench used for changing tires during pit stops, it features a comfortable grip, trigger action for controlling forward/reverse movement, a steering wheel with rubber grip for controling direction, and team colors. 1:6 scale NASCAR Jimmie Johnson. R/C is one of the largest and fastest NASCAR R/C cars available. Top speed 120 Scale speed and more than 20 mph actual ground speed. Signal range of more than 50 yards Authentic team graphics Digital proportional control (variable forward, reverse, Variable steering) Adjustable front wheel "trim" alignment and speed on the Transmitter On/off switch on the bottom of the car Officially licensed Tire tool Extra link pins Antenna tube Front and rear impact bumpers 4 wheel independent spring suspension

 
Maisto R/C 1:10 Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren (Colors May Vary)
Maisto R/C 1:10 Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren (Colors May Vary)

Product Features* Working head lights with high beam feature* Drive multiple cars (3 channels)* Complete, and ready to run.* Rechargeable Batteries* Race with your friends!From the Manufacturer1:10 RC Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren, featuring wheels by premiere wheel makers Giovanna, Billet Specialty, and RB wheelsProduct DescriptionXzibit doesn't have to pimp this ride for sure! Maisto - well-known manufacturer for their highly detailed die-cast models, introduces their first line of luxury RC vehicles. Maisto Playerz Luxury RC Series is really "luxurious" or as they say... "bling bling..." If Snoop Dogg was 8 years old, he'd definitely be flossing this ride. To describe the how detailed Maisto 1:10 scale Playerz Luxury Series RC vehicle is like trying to describe that bitter sweet taste in your mouth after biting into a new flavor of skittles. It's sorta hard to describe in words. You have to actually see how flawlessly detailed this vehicle is. It's so awesomely detailed, it can just look pretty in a display case. You might just possibly keep it inside of it's packaging... but what's fun in that?! You gotta take this baby out for a ride and make your neighbors' RC cars look like it's from a thrifty store. With a powerful electric motor, bevel differentials and an electric speed controller this radio control is rocketed to speeds of up to 150mph! (That's scale speed, not an actual speed). Absolutely everything you need to race out-of-the-box is included. Fully installed RC equipment with batteries. Tri-Channel Transmitter allows you to have competitive racing up to 3 people regardless what model they have. Maisto Playerz Luxury Series RC vehicle is perfect for both novice and advanced RC enthusiasts! It also makes a perfect collector's item. Includes: ? 9.6v Rechargeable Ni-Cd Battery Pack ? AC Adapter (4 Hour Charger) ? 9v Battery Dimension: L 15.0" x W 7.0" x H 4.0" inches

 
RC FLASH FIRE WHT/PRP 27MHZ
RC FLASH FIRE WHT/PRP 27MHZ

Product Features* Multi-channeled technology will be used to provide the ability to race up to four vehicles at once on the same frequency* Vehicles will come with a pro-style pistol grip transmitter with a wheel knob for steering* Multi-terrain knobby tires, a drive unit with a differential for traction, front and rear oil-filled suspension, full proportional steering -- all coMATCHBOXined with extreme speedFrom the Manufacturert's an off-road buggy that's absolutely off the scale with four wheel drive, multi-terrain knobby tires, a drive unit with a differential for traction, front and rear oil-filled suspension, full proportional steering -- all coMATCHBOXined with extreme speed! The vehicle will use the new 7.2 Sub-C Tyco Pro Flexpak for a power supply. Multi-channeled technology will be used to provide the ability to race up to four vehicles at once on the same frequency. Vehicles will come with a pro-style pistol grip transmitter with a wheel knob for steering. Requires 7.2V sub-C Tyco Pro Flexpak for the vehicle and four AA batteries for the transmitter. Batteries not included.

 

If you like to watch Radio Control videos? Then you will like watching these!

These radio control videos span the various types of RC vehicles from planes to submarines. If you like radio control models then some of these are very entertaining.

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      hobbyuav 4 years ago

      Fun Lens! Thank you for taking the time to put it together.

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      E L Seaton 5 years ago from Virginia

      I'm big kid at heart who has to get his big kid money together and get me some of these! Good stuff!!

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      ErikOxner 5 years ago

      This lens makes me want to buy another RC Helicopter. Very informative and helpful lens. Thanks for sharing.

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      zone27 5 years ago

      Nice Share. Plus lots of Cool videos and products highlights. I just bought a new Syma S800, after doing some practice with one of the RC Helicopter for Beginner the Syma S107. I am ready to fly the new 4 Channel RC Helicopter :)

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      BloggingMogul 5 years ago

      I just love rc toys, maybe I'm a control freak, but it's cool to be in control :)

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      PBJasen 5 years ago

      Very nice lens with a lot of different products. I skipped a few :)

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      ladykida 5 years ago

      Nice extensive compilation

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      434dwm 6 years ago

      Great job with your lens, you really have a great selection.

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      h8train 6 years ago

      Nice lens, I love short course trucks myself.Check out my blog @ http://rcfun.h8train.com/Thanks

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      wayne_luvinlife 6 years ago

      Wow! haven't played with a rc since my boys were little...forgot how much fun they could be...a lot of new stuff out there. thanks

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      rdgubaten lm 6 years ago

      Great gift for kids. I liked this lens.

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      John M. White 6 years ago from Michigan

      I love the little remote control micro helicopters, but for now I have to settle for teaching the grand kids how to make paper airplanes!

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      I really enjoyed your lens. I like the RC UFOs. Have one that I can control with an iPhone by tilting the phone. I wrote a lens about explanations for UFOs. Worked for NASA & USAF 16 years. Maybe you could visit it? There are cool RC UFOs there! CLICK HERE

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      While this lens is about 10 pages too long, you still have some great stuff here. The video of the tank had one built by FOA, the company my father started! Glad to see they are still getting out there. http://vikinglogfurniture.com

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      CliveAnderson LM 6 years ago

      I may be admitting to being a big kid here, but I found this lens really enjoyable. I do have a RC Helicopter myself and I can tell any of your readers that not only are they the greatest fun you can have legally, but provide great thinking time and realease. So if your looking for great ideas, get a RC helicopter and start thinking. Thank you for sharing Donna.Warm Regards,Clive Anderson

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      DDWright 6 years ago

      Marvelous lens, Donna, bravo! So well-done, comprehensive, and enticing, it made me want to rush out and purchase a model or two I already own! Don't know how you have time to do such great lens and prepare lessons too, but keep 'em coming and thank you for the work you do with young children. When I rule the world, our teachers will be the celebrities and will be adequately compensated for what they do--no job in our society is more important...

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      stacy mcdaniel 7 years ago

      Wow! Awesome lens! That was a lot of information. My husband loves his R/C Car. We travel all over the state of Arkansas going to races.

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      Zemalf 8 years ago

      Gotta love a custom domain on a lens! The content is bit commercial for my taste, but 4 stars for the nice work and lensroll this to my Radio Controlled Aeroplanes lens too...

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      AidanJames LM 8 years ago

      Excellent lens - I've just rated it 5 stars - thanks makes my lens look so small now! Beginners Radio Control Airplanes Oh well back to the drawing board...

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      tandemonimom lm 8 years ago

      I remember how clunky they were when they first came out. You are right, they are better and better! 5*****

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      anonymous 9 years ago

      Good topic-but then I am partial to radio control as I build them all of the time. I bet these would be a good learning tool for your students that you teach-hmmm-something to think about.

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      DrRichard LM 9 years ago

      What a great lens. Now I'm definitely going to buy one of these (for my son, of course!!)

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      Tony Payne 9 years ago from Southampton, UK

      Great lens. All the toys that I ever wanted and never had! I really enjoyed this.

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      JeanRiva 9 years ago

      I'll have to spend some time here reading. I've been wondering if anyone has a radio controlled toy that can be used one handed for my husband.

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      akrause2112 9 years ago

      Another fun and addictive addition to the BIG LENSES Group!

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      anonymous 9 years ago

      Geez, after looking at all these neat RC's, the tomboy in me is just itching to come out and play!

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      Gail Faulkner 9 years ago

      Hi, Welcome to the Baby Shopping GroupGail

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      Barkely 9 years ago

      Wow! My son will love this he's a huge RC fan.

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      tinnitus 9 years ago

      Donna I really like your resource. I have been looking at helicopters at our local hobby shop today and tonight I came across your lens in SquidU - really a coincidence and most welcome!

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      Music-Resource 9 years ago

      Hi Donna, Excellent RC toy resource! The tank in the video is HUGE. I have always loved RC toys. You've rekindled my interest. I had a helecopter as a kid and I loved it. I'm a big fan of howstuffworks.com too. ~Music Resource~