Update 2006: What goes around comes around, three years of living on the edge is bound to come to a tragic ending. January 14th. was the last day for the Boogie Man! While engaged in a spirited game of follow the leader over the canyon in Poway The Boogie Man took a dive. With Mark at the stick, flying flat out, inverted, skimming the hill side just below the rim of the canyon, playing a hybid game of "Follow-the-Leader" and "Simon Says", Mark responded to a pull up command without the requisite "Simon says". You might be able to image what happens when an Uproar goes into the chaparral and rocks at 65 mph from 5 feet above the ground. Amazingly, the airframe was in considerably better condition than the reliable OS .40 FP; whose head hit an oblong rock and literally shattered (the engine, that is) into many pieces. A replacement Uproar is on order from Tower Hobbies and should return to the fleet soon.
New from the folks over at Tower Hobbies is the 424 2.4GHz Radio System. As the name implies, the 424 is a 4 channel unit that is perfect for someone looking for an affordable air transmitter. Transmitting on FHSS 2.4GHz ensures you won’t have any frequency conflicts and it comes with a 6 channel receiver. Some of its other highlights include-
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