Originally Posted by Flyingboats
I don't know if anyone else has found the same thing, but I've found the black tail rotors used on the Y911 and Helios stay in place much better. I've lost a fair number of the original 911 tail rotors given my propensity for crashing into trees while flying in the wind. I even add a drop of CA glue to the shaft end, and that doesn't completely solve the issue.
In comparison, depsite my best efforts I am yet to lose a black Y911 rotor. I have bent them a couple of times (including destroying one), but never had one come off the shaft.
Yep, the black ones are what I use too.