Don't know about the Condor pro, but bought a Conquistador (with all the upgrades) and have really enjoyed throwing it around (see Acme Conquistador
). Doesn't break (yet) and it's only due to my fanatical cleaning that it's taken apart on a regular basis.
It has certainly taught me the basics about setting up and how to get the best from your nitro (even if it is limited, but we all need to start somewhere).
As I said, these are only for a bit of fun..... and if what you say is true, will only make me appreciate my Hellfire