There are absolutely so many guys who are so in love with remote control helicopters. Sometimes, girlfriends tend to get jealous because they spend more time flying these babies than going out with them. Well, who can blame the guys, these RCs are simply way too cool to resist, and are truly thrilling!
While there may be a lot of remote control toys available, RC helicopters have become so popular today, you will see them coming in different sizes, shapes and colors. In fact, if you have been to toy stores like Toys R Us, the number of these toys is way higher compared to RC planes.
You will see a lot of miniature ones that are very light, and they say, easy to fly. You will also see much bigger ones that have more complicated controls and are much more tedious to fly compared to other RCs. Most of them have LED lights that add to their “cool” appeal and they make use of lightweight and flexible materials so as to avoid the body of the helicopter from breaking even if it falls on the floor or hits the wall.
Flying remote control helicopters is not that easy. If you compare these toys with cars, you will find controlling the latter a breeze. In fact, if it is your first time to try out RC helicopters, it is highly recommended that you fly it over a grassy area so that the risk of damage is lessened. Even if it falls, it will not get damaged that fast because the grass will provide a good cushion for it. Once you get the hang of it and you now have better control of it, you can start flying it over harder surfaces.
One thing that you have to note in flying RC helicopters is that, the takeoff is not that hard to do, but it is always the landing that you need to pay attention to. Many enthusiasts who fly these say that when they were still starting to learn how to fly RC helicopters, they were able to take off flawlessly after several tries but got a bit stuck with landing. So they had to practice for quite a long time on a grassy area for the landing before they tried it out on the pavement. But then again, when they got to perfect it, the enjoyment that they felt was simply too much!
Remote control helicopters are undeniably among the best RC toys available. Once you get good at flying it, you will no longer notice the time passing.