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This three channel infrared RC blimp is sure to turn heads at home or the office! Hobby grade design features multi-speed directional and lift thrusters allowing more control than the ordinary single speed toy RC blimps. Multi-player mode allows up to 4 to fly together, enabling all kinds of exciting games and activities. Includes a rescue lift accessory kit that will challenge the most skillful pilots.
Electronic motor vehicle and controller manufactured in Taiwan for exceptional quality, like the first generation BalloonCraft for more than two decades.
Balloon Lift and Float Time Primer
ZEP-AIR RC Blimp Assembly and Set-Up Videos
Hobbyists: Easy Conversion To Your Favorite Battery
If you're experienced with hobby battery installations, you'll like this. The ZEP-AIR motor vehicle allows a wide input battery voltage range from 1V-5V. It's easy to customize the ZEP-AIR power/speed & weight to your requirements. The molded plastic AAA battery holder may be easily removed after cutting the terminal pins with wire snippers. Simply solder a compatible battery connector in its place for use with your favorite Li-Ion, LiPo, or LiFePO4 cell.
Hobbyists: ZEP-AIR Lift Ability
The following data is helpful to access the lift ability of the ZEP-AIR using pure He.
At sea level on a cool day the balloon will lift 40g.
The ZEP-AIR vehicle with provided green 2.4V battery is 30g.
Then, at sea level, the ZEP-AIR RC Blimp will lift 10g.
Less for higher altitudes.
Use this formula:Lift in grams =40-Y/600 where Y is elevation in feet.
BALLOONTIME HELIUM TANK
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BalloonTime Helium Tanks
BalloonTime Party Tanks are available in 2 sizes. The large tank (14.9 cuft) will fill 5 ZEP-AIR™ balloons. The smaller tank (8.9 cuft) will fill 3 ZEP-AIR™ balloons. We don't ship helium tanks but they are readily available in party stores and most major general retail store party sections.
NOTE: PARTY HELIUM TANKS GENERALLY CONTAIN UP TO 20% AIR WHICH MAY NOT PROVIDE BALLOON LIFT IN ALTITUDES ABOVE 5000 FT.Where to Buy