MaxAmps has just set the bounty on longest jump

  MaxAmps has just placed a bounty on whoever jumps the farthest. Be a part of the first bounty set by MaxAmps. Do you have what it takes? Prove it and win a $250 gift card to spend at Rules are simple: Use a MaxAmps Pack Distances must be measured out before 1800mah 3-cell: New AR Drone Battery has packed more flight time and performance into their new 1800mah 3-cell LiPo for the AR Drone and AR Drone 2.0. These new packs have the highest capacity to energy density we have found that will keep your Drone in the air longer without affecting the flight

Upgrading the DJI Phantom

Let’s start out with saying I was not a flight guy. To give you an idea of my experience in flight up to this purchase I had owned two flight style RC setups. The first being the Axe CP100 and the second was the Heli-Max 1SQ quadcopter. Both pretty small but I thought that

A True Racer

It is not common for you to run across someone that pushes the accepted realities that society has put on us and create an entirely new way to live life. I was sent a video clip of a MaxAmps racer recently that at first I did not get. It looked to me from the racing footage that

Lipo Certified

Ever feel like there is a topic in RC that is just over your head. Like for instance Lipos? How do they work? What is required to use a lipo? What risks are associated with Lipos? These are just some of the questions we get on a daily basis and though you may feel like a complete

Looking Forward

Where is RC going? What will it be in 6 months, 2 years, or 5 years?  How can we change with and develop the industry? How do we continue or even begin to affect the innovations we imagine? Trying to stay on the cutting edge of anything these days is a challenge. Back in the day

MaxAmps Into The Fire

MaxAmps is actively supplying power to anyone and everyone wanting to push the limits of RC and technology in general. Whether it is a world record run with an RC car or a successful commercial shot with a multirotor MaxAmps powers the most demanding systems on the market today.

Breaking a World Record

MaxAmps is always looking for someone or something to bring out what is best about this hobby. It is harder than you think sometimes to find the guys that are so into this hobby that they have made it a part of who they are. Breaking a record or winning a race becomes a

Upgrade to Basher status

How many of you know someone that bought an RC car like the Traxxas Slash and just ran it stock? Never upgraded or changed anything, just replaced stock parts with stock parts or not all. From my experience there are quite a few who do. They feel that if they are going to break

Fun flying for the RC novice

In the last few years a new avenue of RC has arisen. This new niche in RC flight hasn’t even broken the mold in potential it is capable of. What is this new market? A complicated and yet easy description is the UAV Multirotor market. These are flight systems that use multiple