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Posted by Mapleleafs on 06-05-2009 11:48 PM:
hey guys,

I just arrived and am staying until Monday.

what are the best hobby stores for heli's near my area..?

Vbar Trex 700N, Vbar MSH Protos 500, Vbar Logo 400

Posted by Dood on 06-05-2009 11:51 PM:
http://store.alshobbyshop.com/index.aspx

121 North Addison Road
Elmhurst, IL
Phone: 630.832.4908

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Posted by midwestpilot on 06-06-2009 04:14 PM:
yup.. al's
Cindy is the person to deal with(she even flys heli's)... she is also the owner... al's daughter... who has passed away several years ago

I drive over an hour to go to that location.. best in chicago by far

In life there is no spacebar!

Rich Erikson AMA 6175

Posted by whirlyspud on 06-06-2009 04:21 PM:
Al's is the best no doubt.

There is also Venture in Wheeling, and
Strickly RC in Norridge. They are both decent shops, but if you were only to visit one, go to Al's.

Mike
Posted by TankDirt on 06-06-2009 07:03 PM:
Another for Als, nice people and the stores packed with just about anything heli.
Posted by Mapleleafs on 06-06-2009 11:09 PM:
thanks guys....

i stopped by today and was impressed with the size of the store.....i bought what i needed, they had a good selection...not great but had what i wanted!

Vbar Trex 700N, Vbar MSH Protos 500, Vbar Logo 400

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