I have to say that I have always wanted to pilot a radio-controlled helicopter, though I’ve learned that doing so isn’t as easy as I initially had thought. Experienced R/C pilots have told me that helicopters are really hard to pilot. This is why I love these new Blade ‘copters, which are made for beginners.
These miniature radio-controlled helicopters are available in a variety of different designs for all skill levels, from beginners to pros. Naturally, I immediately was drawn to the pro ‘copters, which look awesome and must go pretty fast.
But then I realized this: I don’t want to spend $500 to $600 and waste it if I crash my R/C helicopter. That’s why the beginner models are fine and dandy. On top of that, you can fly them indoors. That must be fun!
The E-Flite Blade is the model that I’m talking about, and it’s available for $120 (USD). Plus, it’s small enough to fit in the palm of your hand.