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World’s Biggest R/C Helicopter (video)

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by neontrail, Jul 7, 2009.

  1. Jul 7, 2009 at 5:22 PM
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    neontrail

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  2. Jul 7, 2009 at 5:23 PM
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    thats badass
     
  3. Jul 7, 2009 at 5:26 PM
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    Sweet.
     
  4. Jul 7, 2009 at 5:26 PM
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    blake1012

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  5. Jul 7, 2009 at 5:28 PM
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    duckcmdr

    duckcmdr If it flies it dies!!

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    That bad ass.. sounds pretty real!!:eek:
     
  6. Jul 7, 2009 at 5:29 PM
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    if i saw that flying in my area id prolly think the russians were coming
     
  7. Jul 7, 2009 at 5:30 PM
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    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    Once those were in the air, there was really no way to tell they were miniatures.
     
  9. Jul 7, 2009 at 6:40 PM
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    Cool videos, but here is a little story of r/c planes I have.

    I used to work in a hobby shop for about four years. I used to have pilots come in all the time wanting to buy the biggest fastest planes we had, I told them it was a bad idea. I also told them it was very different being on the ground flying a plane than in the cockpit and they should buy a trainer like everyone else. About 80% of them would not listen and then would buy the $500 plane, and most of them came back the next day with an airplane in a box in pieces. :D Than they would come up to me and say, "I'll take the $300 trainer". :rofl::rofl: And if only I had made commision I would have made "bank" working there! Accourse I didn't want them to crash but it was interesting to me how they had this atittude about it. I then asked them if they flew for an airline and what airline it was and if they flew out of my airport. And I then would try to avoid flying that airline. :rolleyes:
     
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    those are badass... now add some bottle rockets and drop some m-80s from those and we can have a miniature war
     
  11. Jul 7, 2009 at 7:13 PM
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    That thing is awesome. It sounds like it has one of those mini jet engines.

    Unfortunatly I think Boeing has them beat.
    http://www.gizmag.com/go/6296/
     
  13. Jul 7, 2009 at 7:18 PM
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    That thing is sweeet!
     
  14. Jul 7, 2009 at 8:40 PM
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    This jet video has a better ending...

    [​IMG]

    Marc M
     
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    awesome! I always wanted to learn to fly one of the r/c helicopters.
     
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    My friend 3 houses over has a yellow single engine R/C prop plane sitting in his garage, it's pretty sick and HUGE! Someday I might fly it with him...
     
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    wow... awesome !!

    heh.. i can hear the guys wife now... "you spent how much ?!?""
     
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    hehe...yep the cost is a lot on the jets and some gas. It's not uncommon to see a $15,000 or $20,000 jet or more. And yes I have seen some men cry when they have crashed their jet. :popcorn:
     
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    Wow, rather spend that on the Truck.

    However that HIND is wicked. Be fun to have a HIND Apache or Cobra show down.
     
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