Other RC clubs nearby and RC internet places
- Country Squire Modlers: RC club flying at Sherwood Island State Park. Some members in both clubs overlap.
- Long Island Silent Fliers: a group of RC enthusiasts on Long Island.
- AMA Academy of Model Aeronautics: the place to get liability insurance.
- Scale soaring.com: everything about RC aerotowing. Club member Steve Pasierb is heavily involved there.
- RC groups: online forum for RC fliers. Many of us are on rcgroups. Check out the thread “Still flying in Connecticut”.
Favorite local and internet stores
- Tower Hobbies: reliable mail order store.
- Hobby King: very low priced models + accessories from China.
- AMain Hobbies: competitive pricing and quick shipping for helicopter parts.
- RC groups: has a popular classifieds section.
- Steven’sAero : A great place for well designed balsa kits for beginner to intermediate builders.
- Horizon Hobby : National distributor for eFlite, FMS, and Spektrum products. Provides product support and service for these brands.
Outstanding web blogs and RC articles
- Understanding RC LiPo Batteries. Great article on LiPo battery care.
- https://www.alansfactoryoutlet.com/a-guide-to-building-model-aircraft : This page contains a list of links for various aspects of RC modeling. It was complied by a local Boy Scout Troop.
- NoddRC: Chris Evans is a member at our club!
- Town of New Canaan Recreation Department