Remote Control Toys use different technologies that were developed in different times and different place.
Allesandro Volta, Nikolas Tesla, Leonardo Torres Telekino and Heinrich Hertz are the forefathers for this technology.
These fore people can be referred as forefathers to today’s advanced arena of RC toys
- Allesandro Volta – Created the science behind the battery
- Heinrich Hertz – Discovered how to transmit signals via electronic waves
- Nikolas Tesla – Built the first R/C vehicle
- Leonardo Torres Telekino – Figured out how to create the first radio/remote controlled device
Thanks to TTPM Blog for allowing me to use the below infographic which pretty much covers the entire history of RC Toys in a very simple way.