Originally Posted by davylah
I haven't gone to quite such lengths as that. I've made the heli as stable as it can be without modification, and then tried to make my flying smooth. I still want to be able to fly loops rolls and flips, so still need good stick response, with a good compromise for smooth hovering too. You'll see my heli at full collective briefly at the end of this video!
You don't need insane stick response to do FF loops and rolls. Stationary flips are another story and I would be careful when attempting those on a fuselage unless you're really good at doing them on various sizes of pod/boom helicopter.