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by bjackson1206 : Oct 28, 2012 at 11:22 PM
I just bought this plane today and want to set it up on 8s not sure what motor to put on it the guy i bought it off of had a gear box on it plane is in good shape has been electric all of its life any thoughts on motor/esc combos i was going to run separate rx pack but could put bec on it
by quadracer : Oct 28, 2012 at 10:13 PM
I was in my "office" doing some thinking a while ago. I wondered if anyone "rotates" servos, since it seems like the tail servos take quite a bit more beating than the ailerons do. This would make the gear teeth wear faster, and overall strain on them. I did it when I put them...
by njswede : Oct 28, 2012 at 4:10 PM
Joe, I was flying with my dear friend AeroHeadTW yesterday and he's usually flying his 48" Edge on 3s. Yesterday he tried some of my 4s 2200mAh in it and it obviously made a big difference for the high energy stuff. What he also noticed, which is a bit more interesting, is that he felt the harrier was more...
by njswede : Oct 28, 2012 at 9:19 AM
When I got into this wonderful hobby, I found a used old school DX7 on Wattflyer that I've been using since then. Not that I have a lot to compare it to, but it's been working great for me. However, I starting to think I should upgrade to something a bit more advanced. The question is whether the DX8 has enough...
by Aerosi : Oct 27, 2012 at 8:47 PM
This looks like the one I've been waiting for. Price is supposed to be around $599...it uses all the current protocols, has some improvements over the 8FG, and of course...telemetry. Seems like its "just right," and a solid winner. It just so happens I'm currently looking to upgrade, so perfect timing! :bouncy:...
by wedoitall : Oct 25, 2012 at 8:18 PM
hey was looking at getting an epp 3d to learn on. either a twisted hobbys or 3dhs plane. would the 3dhs plane be good to learn on? i really like their full fuselage design better than TH . both have great looking planes. i was recommended the TH but didnt know if the 3dhs would be good for a beginner. but...
Help! I suck when I huck!
by njswede : Oct 25, 2012 at 1:28 PM
Definitive evidence that I suck. I went out for a little lunchtime huckin' today and put my cellphone on a bench and recorded some of it for fun. It's kind of humbling to watch (at least if you're me). I'm way, WAY too rough on the control and I'm constantly wrestling the plane. See for yourselves:...
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