NEW & HOT
DROMIDA FPV MONSTER TRUCK & RALLY CAR
First-person view (FPV) is popular in the airplane
world, and now Dromida has added the tech to
its car lineup with the Monster Truck and Rally
Car models. Both 1/18-scale RTR vehicles are
equipped with Tactic FPV gear including an LCD
monitor, G-1 goggles, a 600 TVL FPV camera, and a
25m W 40-channel 5-band video transmitter.
As you probably can guess,
Futaba’s latest “PX” pistol is a
7-channel unit, which makes it
great for every type of vehicle
you’ll find in the surface category.
Touchscreen control via a 4.3-inch
LCD is the 7PX’s most prominent
feature. Four mixing functions are
available, including braking, steering,
gyro, and 4 WS. Other features include a S.Bus
servo programming editor, a 40-model
memory, a servo monitor, assignable
switches and dials, a voice message/
audio earphone jack, and right/left
hand operation. ;e 7PX should
be hitting stores as you read
this, and we’ll get a full review
PRO BOAT ZELOS G
Pro Boat has added another large-scale boat to
its lineup, and this one is gas powered. ;e Zelos
G is 48 inches long and features a triple-layered
fiberglass hull with an attractive trim scheme.
;e canopy features a streamline scoop, and it’s
held in place by four thumb screws.
Power comes from a 30cc two-stroke engine for top speeds over
50mph, according to Pro Boat.
Other features include a breakaway
rudder, centrifugal clutch, aluminum propeller strut, metal
propeller, and 3200mAh LiPo