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Tronxy X-1 3D printer (US Plug) £116.42 Delivered @ HobbyKing
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Posted 28th Aug 2019Posted 28th Aug 2019
Tronxy X-1 3D printer (US Plug) £116.42 Delivered @ HobbyKing
Tronxy X-1 3D printer - look like a decent starter printer. It is on back order and is a us plug - so uou will need either a US to UK power adapter or a UK power cable.

Agreed, I didn't realise the postage was over 30 quid when posting. I have a 3 pro and it is brilliant once you print a few upgrades


Have an ender 3 and it's fantastic.


Ender 3 is only £10-15 more and much better.


I did put that in but i was changed, apprently shipping is £35 minimum


It says it's £81.43 for me

X9D Plus Inc R9M long range transmitter and X8R reciever - £155.63 at Hobbyking
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Posted 3rd Jul 2019Posted 3rd Jul 2019
X9D Plus Inc R9M long range transmitter and X8R reciever - £155.63 at Hobbyking
The workhorse of the FPV community This exciting Frsky package includes the TARANIS X9D PLUS Telemetry Radio and the top of the range, telemetry capable 16 Channel X8R receiver.… Read more
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For anyone looking to take this on and use the R9 module: Ive set this up with a quad and its a bit of a faff for a first time user especially if you have never used a Taranis before. Also Im using an F4 Mamba stack which caused additional headaches as i wanted to use F-port protocol using an R9mm receiver. so for anyone in my position here are some really helpful links. setting up radio: Setting up R9mm module with F-port: https://oscarliang.com/setup-frsky-fport/ Also i used this for the Mamba configuration with the f-port inverted going to TX3 https://intofpv.com/t-frsky-q-x7s-r9m-r9mm-sbus-problems All working now with telemetry thanks to all the above for their contributions as well.


If you have ever tried wings the maiden is usually somthing close


Damm...Got those mixes and inputs round the wrong way !!


Depending how you configure the inputs/mixes and set the ratios, will all cater into a smooth or erratic flight.


Does this play smooth?

Creality Ender 3 3D Printer - £136.97 @ HobbyKing UK Warehouse (Free delivery)
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Posted 16th May 2019Posted 16th May 2019
Creality Ender 3 3D Printer - £136.97 @ HobbyKing UK Warehouse (Free delivery)
One of the best budget 3D printers around. Best price I’ve seen for a legitimate UK supplier. Free Parcelforce Express 48 delivery. Possible 10% off for new customers with news… Read more
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Thank you (party)


Than you (y)




Have you got a link for the eBay creality


Got a Ender 3 pro in the end of 15% off ebay shipped from the UK from Creality themselves for £152 :)

15% off everything at Hobbyking with code
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Posted 21st Apr 2019Posted 21st Apr 2019
15% off everything at Hobbyking with code
Been using these guys for years. Very good customer service when you aren't sure about what works with what product. T's and C's https://hobbyking.com/en_us/faq?shumTo=IDeaster-c… Read more

Nice bixler 3 on discount at the moment


There's a list of things it won't work on but it's just a load of codes so a bit rubbish


Heat, but typically does not work on the Desert Fox buggy even thought its £120? code seems to work on others though.


It says 70 USD, so you can spend £60 ish, not sure what their exchange rate is.... I needed to order some batteries so this has come at the right time thanks OP ! :)


yep that works!

Turnigy 1/16 Brushless 4WD Buggy w/25A Power System and 2.4Ghz Radio (RTR) £66.12 Hobbyking
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Posted 15th Apr 2019Posted 15th Apr 2019
Turnigy 1/16 Brushless 4WD Buggy w/25A Power System and 2.4Ghz Radio (RTR) £66.12 Hobbyking
If you are previous purchaser there is also a 10% off welcome back banner so you could save more The Legendary Turnigy 1/16 Brushless Buggy now comes as a Ready to Run! Equipped … Read more



No it's a medical instrument to help save live (confused) (confused) (y)


So basically it is an expensive toy?


Lol how weird. Massive company


Apparently they couldn’t/wouldn’t verify them as a legitimate seller. I pointed out they had a UK warehouse/pickup point but it didn’t help. Personally I’ve never had an issue with them over many years.

Electric Skateboard or Personal EV £72.81 @ Hobbyking
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Posted 10th Mar 2019Posted 10th Mar 2019
Electric Skateboard or Personal EV £72.81 @ Hobbyking
RC electric skateboard or Personal Electric Vehicle as the ad men say :) Clearance deal so likely to be low stock! Hobbyking are mainly an RC outlet, they have warehouses in UK, N… Read more
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Need wings for it, back to the future


Is with lead acid batteries, real range is about 4 miles (for 90kg person) and is heavy. Years ago sold in UK in two different versions, one and two battery. Scrap.


Out of stock


Seems to be £156.82


Got a Yuneec ego, using it less now in London.

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Hobbyking Glue-N-Go Foam board on sale, a few selection - £1.68 (+£5 Shipping) @ Hobbyking
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Posted 28th Feb 2019Posted 28th Feb 2019
Hobbyking Glue-N-Go Foam board on sale, a few selection - £1.68 (+£5 Shipping) @ Hobbyking
Ordered 3 fighter jet foam kit myself this morning. £5.00 delivery charge or free when order over certain amount.
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I ordered from Hobbyking ad per post further up but also just ordered this lot from Banggood... Servos 2x 9g https://banggood.app.link/HSCgaHtMOU Motor https://banggood.app.link/HRqwoEyMOU Props https://banggood.app.link/7jKdTCBMOU


Come with control horns n wire to connect with servo. Just need all the electronic ie 2x 9g servos, motor, ESC, battery n your own transmitted/receiver etc. I'm keeping an eye out for them. So will post if anything good come up.


Does it come with the control horns and wire or is it just the raw airframe?


My collection also arrived today in a huge box like that. Luckily I managed to get everything out of sight before Mrs Lancman got home. (y) Unfortunately no assembly instructions supplied with any of the jets, but it all looks fairly straightforward so I think I should be able to figure it out. Amazing VFM.


Oooh look what's waiting for me when I get home! :D

Hobbyking Quanum Vandal 1/10 Buggy RTR (Almost!) for £73.32
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Posted 25th Feb 2019Posted 25th Feb 2019
Hobbyking Quanum Vandal 1/10 Buggy RTR (Almost!) for £73.32
Great deal on this Quanum Vandal buggy today. There is a code " GEARUP " giving 20% off site wide. The Ready to Run version of this buggy is just over £100 so it would be £80 with … Read more

I've been watching this product and it has always been around £104 for the ready to run version. Price varies by under £1 due to USD exchange rate. Occasionally some items go on sale but that's clearly shown as a reduction in price.


The price of this and most stuff varies on a day to day basis at HobbyKing,It could be 100 quid on Tuesday, Then find its 50 quid on Wednesday for no real reason other than some algorithms going on somewhere.


You may drink your weak lemon drink now, or save it for later.


Reviews seem to be ok for it but guess driving it full speed in to a wall, as one reviewer did, isn't the brightest thing to do. :/ Other HK stuff has been OK but agree it's not Traxxas etc quality so check all screws tight, gear mesh OK etc before first run.


Love mine.

Engineer Inc PAD-02 Open Barrel Handy Crimping Tool Set £77.53 @ Hobbyking
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Posted 10th Jan 2019Posted 10th Jan 2019
Engineer Inc PAD-02 Open Barrel Handy Crimping Tool Set £77.53 @ Hobbyking
Not the cheapest crimp tool, but decent quality and yields professional results even on micro terminals - these are around £100 on eBay

My work was office /workshop based so I have my my own set of proper tools for myself at home.


Lucky you...allways had to buy my own lol...then there's tool envy... But that's another story ;)


It's for the connectors found in drones and other rc models, bit expensive for someone without OCD!


Bit fiddly but done my cctv cable with one.


Really ? Or is that a world of cheap nasty pain ?

HobbyKing Voltigeur MkII (PNF) - £88.72 + free UK shipping, use code: AERO15 @ HobbyKing
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Posted 23rd Mar 2018Posted 23rd Mar 2018
HobbyKing Voltigeur MkII (PNF) - £88.72 + free UK shipping, use code: AERO15 @ HobbyKing
Normal price is nearly £130 but it's currently discounted - and they've not removed the 15% off coupon ( AERO15 ) so £88.72 . Oh and at the moment you currently get 5x points … Read more
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Completely agree but my last deal from them got removed.


Why should this be taken down: Hobbyking is a big company doing a lot of business in the UK.I have a few things I dont like about them but no company is perfect. This is a good deal to the extent I have bought one when I did not need another plane!!


They haven't in the past and I hope they don't now as this is actually a really good deal. As for the ESC, there have been some reports of issues but that said, the 3rd party reviews look good and anyway, if you're going to overprop or run 4S when 3S is indicated then a better ESC is always a good idea.


Yes, waste of time posting on HUKD. Unless they get paid with an affiliate link it will get taken down.


I always dismissed this model, anyone tried it? My issue is the claimed 1900g thrust on a AUW model of 1500g is not going to give 3D performance. With no mention in the spec of 4S I had doubts the ESC would be up to it. FYI good luck with the mods here, last deal I posted from HobbyKing got taken down as they could not verify the seller.

Orange Pi Plus CPU $15.99 + P&P $1.99 @ Hobbyking.com EU Warehouse £13.53
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Posted 1st Mar 2018Posted 1st Mar 2018
Orange Pi Plus CPU $15.99 + P&P $1.99 @ Hobbyking.com EU Warehouse £13.53
Nice wee board I am planning to use for Home Assisstant Total cost after paypal conversion £13.53 GBP = $17.98 USD
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Isn't the android build on these chinese?


If you run android on it you can power it by mini usb, for linux you need to use the barrel connector.


That would explain it then and I meant psp in my previous post.


I think these can only be powered via the barrel connector not usb


Well I'll be if anyone has the same issue where the board is seemingly dead the thing can take a osp charge cable mine now works so the mini USB must be at fault I can live with that.

30% off all Tamiya kits @ hobbyking
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Posted 28th Nov 2017Posted 28th Nov 2017
30% off all Tamiya kits @ hobbyking
Bit niche but my hobby is rc car racing. Seems like a good deal. The link takes you to all cars on the site couldn't seem to just get them tamiya ones.

I like this place for Tamiya stuff https://www.timetunnelmodels.com/live/catalog/roaders-c-128_24_25_21.html?st=a&sb=price&page=1&sort=2a


There mobile site is terrible. But I don't think any of these are rtr if you click on the car you want it tells you the "required" items at the bottom. The beetle is out of stock 😔


There's a Hilux Hi Lift for £188! I wanted a Grasshopper so badly as a kid.


Direct link to Tamiya on-road kits https://hobbyking.com/en_us/cars-bikes/tamiya-car-kits/on-road-kits.html And off-road kits https://hobbyking.com/en_us/cars-bikes/tamiya-car-kits/off-road-kits.html


Any good tamiya rtr sets? Struggling with the mobile site will have a look on a desktop pc later

RotorBit Tricopter Frame £8.63 @ Hobbyking
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Posted 3rd Oct 2017Posted 3rd Oct 2017
RotorBit Tricopter Frame £8.63 @ Hobbyking
500mm+ frame for £3.76 and £4.87 next day delivery. I bought 2 and the 4 axis centre plate for under a tenner. Carbon rod arms and not to heavy.
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Still in stock in EU and UK warehouse.


It`s a matter of seeing and using the link before it disappears ;) PS item is apparently out of stock anyway


Interested in how long this lasts. Last time I posted something from Hobbyking the mods removed it even though I showed them the UK warehouse/pickup point. Heat given.

Tamiya 1/10 Scale LaFerrari Kit (TT02 Chassis) @ Hobbyking - £69.88
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Posted 17th Jul 2017Posted 17th Jul 2017
Tamiya 1/10 Scale LaFerrari Kit (TT02 Chassis) @ Hobbyking - £69.88
Good price for a Tamiya kit, but you do need to buy the ESC separately as well as the radio kit.

£69.88 was the price I paid including 1 day shipping. Mine came today - it is the full boxed kit. It even included the ESC which the description said was not included. Bonus :-)


£61.25 at the moment. Good price.


If you read the description it says it is included, and if you look at the required items it's not mentioned, normally that's there because they use one set of photos for several different lots


One of the pictures on their website for this kit says "car chassis not included"

Quanum Cyclops FPV Goggles £32.28 / £38.93 delivered Hobbyking
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Posted 9th Nov 2016Posted 9th Nov 2016
Quanum Cyclops FPV Goggles £32.28 / £38.93 delivered Hobbyking
Never seen these so cheap before usually £50+, if you fancy a go at fpv flying but don't want to spend a fortune on a pair of Fatsharks, all the YouTube reviews seem very positive.… Read more

It will only connect to "drones" that have 5.8Ghz FPV transmitters on them. Most things nowadays use 5.8.


It will only connect to a camera that has a transmitter or is connected to a transmitter.


Can you connect to any camera drone or only a FPV one?


Good price considering most are a lot more


This is giving me neck strain just looking at it.

Ubtech Alpha 1S Humanoid Robot £157.81 + £10.91 del @ hobbyking.com
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Posted 29th Sep 2016Posted 29th Sep 2016
Ubtech Alpha 1S Humanoid Robot £157.81 + £10.91 del @ hobbyking.com
Odd one this. Was looking for a new robot for Xmas and came across this. Cheapest I could find in the UK was £339.99 from Costco. I then looked globally and found this for £157.81 … Read more

This is a brilliant price. I have one and it is great fun.


Zmas shopping already? You are organized.


Am tempted but the amount of negative reviews is concerning.


Been using Hobbyking for at least 10 years, never had a problem. However posted deals before and admin removed them. Hobbyking effectively they are both the importer and retailer and undercut normal retailers


Hmm, not quite there yet to replace the Mrs.

Scarab V3 550 FPV HexaCopter With Isolated Cam Mount And FR4 and CNC Alloy Construction (KIT) 76p was £60.64  @ Hobby King
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Posted 18th Jul 2016Posted 18th Jul 2016
Scarab V3 550 FPV HexaCopter With Isolated Cam Mount And FR4 and CNC Alloy Construction (KIT) 76p was £60.64 @ Hobby King
Hobby king is doing 24hr promo a lot of stuff for 76p in the Multi-Roters Drones and Parts- Frame Kits section (5 pages). My partner was about to order when he noticed the price of… Read more

Agreed, I paid way to much. The first "too much" was when I hit the "go to basket", and I had a choice: Abandon or cough up. I chose the latter. The later stings came while I was over a barrel: pay (for further charges), pay to return (stuff still in transit) or abandon and lose the money already paid. Of course, if I at any point knew what was ahead, I would have abandoned the transaction and cut my losses... But I did not know what was lying ahead. That's what I'm warning against...


You actually chose to pay two hundred quid for postage? And why were you charged another hundred for import duty? Electronic devices are duty free, you just pay vat on the purchase. So to pay vat of £100 at the standard 20% rate your total purchase would need to have been £500. If you only paid vat on the item and not on shipping charges, then the item would have to have cost £500, so you paid £800 in total. If you paid vat on the total purchase including delivery, this would've made the item £300. To have paid that amount of money you must've been getting a really good deal, like a phantom 4 comparable drone. Otherwise, as we say in God's country, your head's cut.


That sounds like a bit of cock up there. Also its not completely there fault. That's the uk customs for you. I heard royal mail charging you around £8 for deliveries, but never that much


I've been stung by Hobby King in the past: Spent hours selecting the full kit list (many out of stock, many only in CN warehouse), and eventually thought I'm ordering from the EU... yet after paying >£100 in shipping fees, I got notified that it was delivered in the EU and I had to pay another £100 for delivery in the UK. (The alternative was to pay £100 to return it to CN, or loose the order worth more than £100.) Then, after paying that, I received another £100+ import charge, so all in all I paid more than £300 more than expected when I first hit the "checkout" button. So - I might buy from them again, but not without spending a lot of effort reading all the fine print at the time of ordering, and being prepared to be stung again. Not voting either way, as the deals can be good, but just be aware.


Not bad. All the decent kits are on backorder but good to buy if anyone wants to build their first quad as cheaper to crash etc (buy a few frames)

rc spitfire at Hobby King for £76.68
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Posted 27th Apr 2016Posted 27th Apr 2016
rc spitfire at Hobby King for £76.68
flew one of these today and can not believe how well it flew for the price I paid. Fantastic looking spitfire and flys scale perfectly.
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If starting off new to rc world I would recommend getting this as it cheap and reliable: http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__8992__Turnigy_9X_9Ch_Transmitter_w_Module_8ch_Receiver_Mode_2_v2_Firmware_.html The one that markaustin313 mentioned is also good


So what would be a good all round Remote controller that would not need to change or could be upgraded if the interest in R/C planes takes off


Don't know how you got this posted. Every Hobbyking deal i've posted was removed almost instantly.


IMAGINE taking out all the drones with one of these bad boys. You will need a speaker with Battle of Britain or 633 Squadron theme (my favourite). Oh yes this bad boy separates the men from the boys!


For people starting out with rc plane. I suggest getting their Bixler as RobP mention earlier or better the AXN Floater Glider, this has lots of review. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2EfomKG7w18

Sale up to 90% off @ Hobbyking.co.uk
Posted 19th Apr 2016Posted 19th Apr 2016
Sale up to 90% off @ Hobbyking.co.uk
Big sale at hobbyking.co.uk up to 90% off!

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