Manufacturer: Horizon Hobby

JR News

  • Jul 2, 2015
    This is the NINJA-Eye View
  • Jun 12, 2015
    Great flight from Johnathan Jennings ...
  • May 31, 2015
    Check out David James' interview...
  • May 29, 2015
    AJ Lee from Granbury, Texas just sent...
  • May 28, 2015
    Brandon ... Nats weapon...
  • May 27, 2015
    Who's jealous of Chris Fitzsimmo...
    Who's jealous of Chris Fitzsimmons? Gorgeous California morning, beautiful airplane, and a sweet transmitter to fly it with. Sign us ...
  • May 27, 2015
    Looking for the latest update for the...
    Looking for the latest update for the 28X? JR has released the second software release today, available at the link below. ...
  • May 26, 2015
    Happy ... everyone! We...
  • May 21, 2015
  • May 21, 2015
    Talk about an army of Forzas!
  • May 21, 2015
    Hello all!
  • May 21, 2015
    Hello all!
  • May 4, 2015
    We're a sucker for pattern planes.
  • May 4, 2015
    Up in North Carolina, Matt Balazs and...
  • May 4, 2015
    Please join us in congratulating our ...

Brand Overview

JR is a brand or Remote Control products that is owned and managed by Horizon Hobby of Champaign, Illinois, USA.  The JR brand of products is marketed exclusively to the RC hobby industry.

The JR brand consists primarily of radio and the associated electronics like servos, gyros, receivers, and transmitters all dedicated to the RC airplane and RC helicopter market segments.  The radio equipment is well known in the industry for being the highest of quality and is all backed by one of the industry's leading warranty policies.  

JR servos are known for having a high operating precision and generally for being a top-of-class product.  The JR radio systems (transmitters and receivers) all are packaged with the Spektrum DSM technology.  The transmitters are manufactured to high quality standards and, like the servos, are known for precision and functionality.  JR radio products are consistently among the front runners within airplane and helicopter competition circles.

In addition to the brands solid line of radio equipment, it also features an equally impressive stable of RC helicopters, namely the Vibe lineup.  The JR Vibe line of helicopters fill the 500-class electric, as well as the 50 and 90-size nitro niches.  The helis are known for their high-precision components, their wide range of tuneability, and their superior craftsmanship.

JR brand products can be purchased from the Horizon Hobby website directly or from the company's vast array of online and local hobby shops located around the US and the world.