Originally Posted by shahram72
Let me elaborate. In clones I meant copycats, with the brand name at all. Fake products. Not cheap products of other names. I'd rather have a $10 ZD720 gyro than a fake Futaba GY401 because at least I know what I am getting and getting what I have paid for.
I know exactly what you mean, I was yanking your chain
. For the record though, although I, myself haven't been caught out, a flying pal of mine did. He was caught with one of the legendary Futaba GY401 clones, complete with rusty nut to make up the weight. To this day I don't think he ever got refunded from the dodgy ebay seller.