Propel Air Combat 3.5 Channel 2.4Ghz Helicopter

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About this product

Overview

Product overview

• Battle in the skies for a good six minutes
• 3.5 channel manoeuvrability: forward, backward, left, right, up, down
• A full recharge takes 30 to 40 minutes, so you can be up and fighting in no time at all
• 2.4Ghz frequency with automatic channel selection lets you fly with up to seven people at the same time
• Manufactured for indoor use
• Lithium polymer battery included for the helicopter, with four AAA batteries needed for the remote controller (not included, e.g. Order Code: L42AL)
• Spare propellers are included for any breakages

What can I do with this helicopter?
This air combat helicopter with infrared lasers lets you have your own battle in mid-air. You can fly it for up to six minutes and recharge in just 30 to 40 minutes. Realistic lights, sounds and vibration feedback help to provide a truly immersive experience. A successful hit causes side lights to illuminate and the helicopter spins 180 degrees. After the third successive shot, the defeated helicopter spirals to the ground automatically. Ten seconds later you can get back into the battle. The great thing is you can fly with up to seven other people simultaneously, thanks to the automatic 2.4Ghz channel selection.

Is this helicopter easy to fly?
The 3.5 channel manoeuvrability gives you the ability to fly backwards, forwards, left, right, up and down using the movement of the controller. This makes the helicopter easier to fly compared to other radio controlled devices. The controller also has dedicated buttons to adjust the speed of the helicopter, so you can perform faster and more advanced manoeuvres to avoid your opponent(s).

Rated 5 out of 5 by from So much fun...... I got this for some fun in the office. After I realised you can actually battle another one, I went back and bought 2 more. WOW, we now have to much fun in the office haha..... I was unsure about the controller as is not what I am used to, but its so much easier than normal stick control and it really works, feedback on the control when your shot as well. I am thinking about buying the wife and myself one for xmas and battle to decide who does the washing up !!!!!
Date published: 2014-11-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from love the controls. got this as a present for my nephew and niece. One each. They love them. So easy to fly and they have a battle/fire feature so they can shoot each other, I was a little worried about the firing part but its just an invisible beam so nothing actually shoots out. the controller is different to what I am used to and seems to work well, they love it. they have had so much fun already. only had them a few days and they are hooked. Looks like I will be getting one myself to join in the fun.
Date published: 2014-11-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from ideal gift. I purchased 3 of these for my grandchildren. As they are into flying things and this toy says you can have battles in the air, safely. They loved them. I am grandma of the year.
Date published: 2014-11-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great fun, in a small space and not on a games console I've always been sceptical of small toy helicopters as in the past they have always proved themselves to be a waste of money. This is not the case with this one, good manoeuvrability, feedback is great and it bounces well.
Date published: 2014-11-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from best Christmas present this year! My dad got my family all one each for Christmas and we love them! Best Christmas present EVER! they are so sturdy and easy to fly. I will be reckon-mending these to everyone.
Date published: 2014-12-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from stable and fun very easy to fly. stable and hovers well. I would like to have a choice of colour but only one colour in the shop.
Date published: 2014-12-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic Fun These helicopters are great! Brought two, one for dad and one for me, we battle all the time. Durable and so easy to control, the battle feature is also really well thought out. I found out on their website www.propelrc.co.uk you can get FREE spares for a year. Also they have some great social media pages too, Twitter @PropelRC_UK and Facebook - Propel RC in the UK where it is easy to ask questions and win prizes!! I may get my mum one too!!
Date published: 2015-03-26
Rated 4 out of 5 by from very pleased I bought these for my step kids this Christmas and they were extremely well received (2 boys, 1 girl - 13,12,10). My husband loved playing with them so much I got him one for his birthday. Now my daughter wants one (10). Cons: low battery life, hard to control, breaks easily (but were lovingly and manually repaired by my husband). I would recommend these but for 10+ as they're quite hard to steer and therefore a bit dangerous.
Date published: 2015-01-16
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Specification

Specification table
Features
Weight (including battery and props) 44 g
Diagonal size (including propellers) 213 mm
Wing Span (For Planes) N/A
Completion Level N/A
Max Ascent Speed 1 m/s
Max Descent Speed 1 m/s
Max Speed 2 m/s
Operation/Manoeuvrability Backwards, Forwards, Turn Left, Turn Right, Up, Down
Number of channels 3.5
Indoor/Outdoor use Indoor
Frequency 2.4Ghz
Camera
Image Max Size N/A
Still Photography Modes N/A
Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB) N/A
Time-lapse N/A
Video Recording Modes
UHD N/A
FHD N/A
HD N/A
Other N/A
Storage
Supported card type N/A
Max capacity N/A
Photo N/A
Video N/A
Battery
Capacity 180 mAh
Voltage 3.7 V
Battery Type LiPo
Max Flight Time 6 minutes
Recharge Time 30 to 40 minutes

Does it have a camera Can you connect camera to smartphone

Asked by: pablostar123
Sorry it does not have a camera
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2017-07-24

My grandsons force 2 will not charge, is there any remedy.   Thanks

Asked by: Smellyjelly
This could be two things , a faulty copter , or a faulty charger , If the item is still under warranty i.e 12 months or less it can be taken to your local Maplin store and exchanged for a replacement or alternative.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2015-10-09

Does this come with 2 helicopters? Or will I have to buy two sets at 39.99 each? Thanks.
Asked by: Adam
This is a single item.
Answered by: DB
Date published: 2015-07-17
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