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Old Nov 08, 2012, 01:10 AM
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Originally Posted by WVrailfan View Post
While I'm waiting on some new motor shafts, I remembered reading that someone had used some prop adaptors to use other props on this plane.

I looked at my bent shaft and it bent where the threads start, so I cut it off there. I had another identical motor from a crashed plane with the prop bent at the same place. I cut them both off and ran out to my LHS and picked up a couple of E-flite 3mm Collet Prop Adaptors and two MAS 8X6X3 props.

It looks like I'm back in business!

I've done the same thing on most of my Dynam motors with 3mm shafts (GC, C-47, etc.)

Here's another source for 3MM prop adapters, again with $2.00 shipping:

They work great. I also use them to adapt APCe 2-blade props to these planes. Just don't over-tighten.

-- Rod
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