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Old Dec 12, 2007, 03:58 PM
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Originally Posted by TerryE
Maybz;

Do you think the sweep lag could be from a weak servo? It seems to me that sweeping the wings could take quite a bit of power. May want to try a stronger servo.

just my $0.02

Terry
Yes, without question the problem is due to an underpowered servo. The HS-65 is the strongest micro-sized servo I have and I'm trying to keep things as light as possible, but there is plenty of room to upgrade to a HS-80 or something similar. Next one I build will probably have an HS-80 in it. I wish someone made a micro retract servo with extra low and slow gearing.. that would be the perfect solution.
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