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Mini RC and Micro RC Vehicles

Mini and Micro RCs are tiny little radio controlled cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, and aircraft running from about 1:18 to 1:66 scale and smaller. The terms mini and micro are often used interchangeably to refer to cars from about 2 inches to 5 or 6 inches in length.

MicroSizers, ZipZaps, and XMODS are popular lines of miniature RC cars. Generally lower-cost than the typical 1:8 and 1:10 scale RCs, some mini and micro RCs are just as customizable and often quite collectable as well.
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  2. Micro RC Helicopter Videos
  3. XMODS (21)
  4. ZipZaps (11)

Tiniest Micro RC Toy Vehicles
From airplanes and helicopters that fit in your hand to tiny desktop racers that make your stapler look like a giant, here are a selection of some the smallest radio controlled and remote controlled toy vehicles.

Tiniest Micro RC Airplanes
These are the smallest of the small. Tiny micro RC airplanes that can fly almost anywhere indoors. They may be tiny but they aren't necessarily designed for tiny fingers -- because of their delicate nature and cost.

What's the Difference Between a Mini and a Micro RC Airplane?
There are no set rules. Micro is usually smaller than mini... but not always.

How Do Infrared RCs Work?
Infrared RC toy vehicles are fun and popular little toys, often small enough to enclose in your fist. Cars, trucks, helicopters, and even tanks may come in infrared versions. There are both benefits and drawbacks to infrared technology applied to RC toys.

HO Scale
It's not just for model trains.

E-Flite Blade CX Micro Helicopter
Completely assembled and ready to fly right out of the box, the Blade CX is a great hobby-grade micro helicopter for the beginning heli pilot. One of several radio controlled helicopters E-Flite makes, the Blade CX is lightweight, easy-to-fly, and affordable at around $200.

E-Flite Blade CP Micro Helicopter
Unlike the CX with its coaxial counter-rotating head design, the Blade CP uses conventional main and tail rotor design for faster, but trickier-to-control flight. This 6-channel micro helicopter flies anywhere and comes ready-to-fly right out of the box. An optional Aerobatic Enhancement Kit adds more tricked out aerobatics and inverted flight...

Micro RC Resource Center Photo Gallery
View collections of photos of Tomy, Kyosho, and other models of micro RCs. There's also a gallery of custom race track designs for micros.

MiniRCCars.net
You'll find more than just micro RC racers and stunt cars here. Get mini-motorcycles, micro subs and boats, and mini RC tanks.

Plantraco Microblimp Video
Watch a brief video of this little blimp in action.

R/C MicroSizers
These micro motorcycles and cars fit in the palm of your hand. Get tips on using your MicroSizers. Visit the MicroSizers Showroom.

TableTopRacers
Find RC MicroSizer cars and accessories.

Team Losi Mini-LST
This 1:18 RTR Monster Truck is a mini version of the Team Losi LST.

Team Losi Mini-T
This 1:18 scale stadium truck is the younger, pint-sized brother of another Team Losi off-road RC.

The New World of Desktop Racers
At TinyRC.com read a brief introduction to 1:60 to 1:120 scale mini RCs.

Tyco Stunsters
Browse a selection of affordable mini stunt cars.

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