Right from the inception of the idea of buying a heli for yourself, you should understand the gravity of almost everything associated with these flying vehicles. Some basic guidelines or thumb rules will surely help you to avoid few knocks and jerks during the initial hours of your flying experience. However, this isn't all but many novice hobbyist are seen to many other problems while nurturing their flying abilities with their new chum. Some of the problems might include the following.
Wrong choice of air crafts
It is due to the inadequate knowledge of the complete know how of the flying chum, many people and sometimes even the serious hobbyist end up picking a wrong air craft for themselves. Likewise, people who wanted to have an indoor chopper, usually end up buying the one that is specifically meant for outdoor flying and vice versa. This is simply due to lack of information, which results in the wrong choice.
One cannot expect to master the hobby within a day of flying. This very hobby is way serious and requires sheer patience so that one can learn gradually and slowly. The initial process stands out to be slow but the with the passing time one gains command over the flying abilities and can make things work in a better way. Sometimes, the lack of flying skills might also end up with few crashes also!
All in all, owing a remote controlled heli is one of the precious possessions of a serious hobbyist and there is simply no paradox in the same. So, before trying the hands upon the same, be prepared and informed about all the jacks!