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08-23-2016 02:44 PM  10 months agoPost 1
rcheliguymtl

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Montreal, Quebec - Canada

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whats a place online with the biggest selection of rtf nitro heli? i want everything you, is need in one package for a beginner, i did some google searches and is it me or is there less nitro helis out there than there were a few years back?

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08-23-2016 03:25 PM  10 months agoPost 2
balsapro

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Gallatin,TN

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Have you looked in the classifieds

Probably the best one stop shop...

Otherwise once the addiction matures, get ready to order parts from all corners of the globe

Build the Best, Fly the Best, Crash the Best

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08-23-2016 03:48 PM  10 months agoPost 3
BeltFedBrowning

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Kansas City

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Aside from Walkera, has there ever been a RTF nitro heli?

I would agree that there are fewer nitro choices out there.

perfer et obdura; dolor hic tibi proderit olim

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08-23-2016 11:44 PM  10 months agoPost 4
rcheliguymtl

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Montreal, Quebec - Canada

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where to buy a new raptor ARF

thunder tiger raptor 30/50 V2 has ARF models which I would buy if I could find a new in box kit from an online store or retail store, but since they are discontinued everyone is out of stock, anyone know where they can be found new still?

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08-23-2016 11:52 PM  10 months agoPost 5
JuanRodriguez

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The Villages, Florida

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Not familiar with any "RTF" Raptors of any size..... maybe I missed something ???

Best place to find something like that (or close) would be on Ebay or in the classifieds here or helifreak.....

Been there, done that and old enough to know better.....

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08-24-2016 12:15 AM  10 months agoPost 6
BeltFedBrowning

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Kansas City

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I built all my Raptors. They are a kit. No electronics. Completely disassembled when new in the box. I didn't own every model of Raptor, but the ones I did buy were a kit.

perfer et obdura; dolor hic tibi proderit olim

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08-24-2016 12:24 AM  10 months agoPost 7
BeltFedBrowning

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Kansas City

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Here is a link to the manual
http://www.raptortechnique.com/manu...50v2_manual.pdf

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08-24-2016 05:33 PM  10 months agoPost 8
flycatch

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Barstow, California

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I purchased the R50 RTF off of Craigslist last year and paid $400 for it. The engine and servos are ok but everything else is junk.

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08-25-2016 06:03 AM  10 months agoPost 9
Heli Fanatix

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Fountain Valley, CA

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If I'm not mistaken and understand you correctly, you want to just buy and fly out of box ... Than:

What do you value more: TIME or MONEY?

RTF is available if you pay someone to build it for you.

When starting out, I suggest to seek the help of a local veteran to help mentor you. If not available ... buddy up with someone from this forum.

But if you just want everything include and willing to build, than either purchase from:
- forum like most mentioned
- Align is the closest. Not the best of everything but it will work for the meantime

- Scott

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10-27-2016 12:33 PM  8 months agoPost 10
allns47

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Richmond IN.

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Your best bet is right here on the classified heli section...there is a few good deals on there right now basically rtf

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12-28-2016 04:20 PM  5 months agoPost 11
CopterGal

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Albany, NY - USA

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I would check Ebay consistently for a few weeks. Some will usually pop up

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12-28-2016 09:23 PM  5 months agoPost 12
doorman

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Sherwood, Arkansas

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RTF Raptor

Actually there was a TT packaged heli that cane ready to fly.. you needed your tx and rx and starting equipment... but, I am betting that is was 10-15 maybe 20 years ago now...(probably why not too. many are remembering them!!) It has been awhile, thats for sure...

Stan

AMA 2918-Team JR, Spin Blades, East Coast Scale Helicopter,Castle Creations

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12-30-2016 05:01 PM  5 months agoPost 13
flycatch

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Barstow, California

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RTF Raptor

http://stock.thundertiger.com/product/4853-F09.html This is the package deal sold at one time. I have one RTF if your interested.

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01-04-2017 07:11 PM  5 months agoPost 14
Heli_Splatter

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Silver Spring, MD by way of Sidney, Ne - USA

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RTF in Nitro is virtually impossible to buy new.

You should visit a hobby store that sells good used equipment. You should ask to see the copter fly and then if you like it have them program your radio and watch it fly on your radio.

I think that a newbie and his/her cash are easily parted when buying on ebay, craigslist, or even RunRyder.

You need more help and helicopters are really not RTF in most cases.

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03-31-2017 07:49 AM  85 days ago •• Post 15 ••
joshreynolds777

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Willis, Tx

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700N

I have a trex 700N RTF Id sell $700. It comes with fuel, starters, glow ignitors, everything you;d need. Jr x9303 transmitter and charger. ITs flybarred, all set up and ready to fly. But there are others like it for sale. I know of a guy that has raptor 50's RTF on here as well.

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