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Posted by closedsink | Apr 20, 2011 @ 11:11 PM | 2,709 Views
HK-450GT kit
Turnigy Typhoon 2215H Brushless 450-Size Heli Motor 3550kv
12T pinion (~2900RPM headspeed)
Mystery 40A Brushless Speed Controller (Blue Series)
EXI D213F servos for cyclic
D922MG Digital Metal Gear Servo for tail
Hobbyking Orange DSM2 receiver with Satellite receiver
Leaderhobby GY520 MEMS Gyro
Carbon Fiber Main Blade 335mm (CF335-3D)
Turnigy 2200mAh 3S 25C Lipo (T2200.3S.25)


Some Pictures:
Posted by closedsink | Apr 10, 2011 @ 11:56 PM | 2,901 Views
Here's my latest HBFP configuration:
HBFP V2
Emax HL2010-4050KV brushless main motor
Rhino Gear Ultra Hardened Steel Pinion 9T 0.5M 2.3mm
18-11 2000kv tail motor, with 4530 prop
Mystery 20A ESC for main motor
TURNIGY Plush 6A ESC for tail
Assan GA250 MEMS gyro
HobbyKing Orange DSM2 receiver
3S 1000mA battery
Xtreme Wooden blade 225mm-10 deg
Xtreme CNC Paddle Control Frame
CB180 CF tail fin
Epoxy tube from Tap Plastics for tail boom (VERY strong and same weight as stock tube)
Posted by closedsink | Feb 14, 2011 @ 03:21 PM | 3,284 Views
Here's a diagram I put together showing my separates connections. I had to put the switch for the tail ESC to get it to arm properly:
1 - Plug in battery with tail ESC power off
2 - Let Gyro, main ESC initialize
3 - Move rudder stick to left, turn on tail ESC
Posted by closedsink | Dec 28, 2010 @ 10:48 PM | 3,706 Views
Ufly:

Fits well.

Falcon 40:

Have to move the grommets to the end of the canopy, and trim the bottom slightly, but it looks nice! Also, there are 4 colors to choose from.

HM V200D01:
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Posted by closedsink | Dec 13, 2010 @ 12:29 AM | 4,259 Views
Converted to full separates and full brushless in 12/10:
Xtreme CNC Paddle Control Frame
Turnigy T2627-4200 main motor
Rhino Gear Ultra Hardened Steel Pinion 9T 0.5M 2.3mm
18-11 2000kv tail motor, with 4530 prop
Mystery 20A ESC for main motor
TURNIGY Plush 6A ESC for tail
EK-0704B HH gyro
HK450 tail fin
US size 11 knitting needle for tail boom
Superblades XP
HobbyKing HK-T6A receiver
3S 1000mA battery
Ufly canopy
All-Up Weight - 369g


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