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Old Jun 15, 2014, 12:48 PM
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It was not just EVO rotor, I had a special KV motor made specifically for the 50mm microfan so stuck there as well.
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Old Jun 15, 2014, 01:55 PM
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It was not just EVO rotor, I had a special KV motor made specifically for the 50mm microfan so stuck there as well.
Sorry to hear their service practically vanished...
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Old Jul 24, 2014, 11:46 AM
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News update! Just got a ship notice from Wemotec. I have complete Minifan EVO fans units with 4mm shaft adapter on the way and MF EVO spare rotors on the way!

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Old Jul 24, 2014, 12:21 PM
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News update! Just got a ship notice from Wemotec. I have complete Minifan EVO fans units with 4mm shaft adapter on the way and MF EVO spare rotors on the way!

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great.......... can i pre order rotors? i need 2 at least

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Old Jul 24, 2014, 09:51 PM
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Pre order is up!

http://www.donsrc.com/cart/index.php...gory&cat_id=28
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Old Jul 26, 2014, 08:35 PM
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News update! Just got a ship notice from Wemotec. I have complete Minifan EVO fans units with 4mm shaft adapter on the way and MF EVO spare rotors on the way!

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whew ! good news for sure
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Old Jul 30, 2014, 03:51 PM
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Wemotec Mini Fan EVO fans arrived to day and up on my website. Also some spare rotors.
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Old Jul 30, 2014, 04:06 PM
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thanks for the email.......funds sent.

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Old Aug 21, 2014, 11:37 PM
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OK guys I have some potentially bad news. My motor supplier has just increased my minimum buy order quantity on Wicked EDF motors to basically a one years supply. So I am at a crossroads here. My Wicked motors are getting low on stock and not sure if I can justify buying so many motors. Hobbyking is selling EDF motors with built in standoffs cheaper than I can get Wicked motors made. Seems people are happy with HK EDF motors so starting to think the Wicked motors are becoming obsolete. I guess I can buy the HK motors instead and sell balanced setups instead of balanced Wicked motors setups. Not sure what to do. Feeling discouraged.
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Old Aug 22, 2014, 11:19 AM
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HET 2W-20 back in stock. Also more 2W-27s in stock and HET 6404 64mm fans in stock.
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Old Aug 22, 2014, 11:21 AM
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OK guys I have some potentially bad news. My motor supplier has just increased my minimum buy order quantity on Wicked EDF motors to basically a one years supply. So I am at a crossroads here. My Wicked motors are getting low on stock and not sure if I can justify buying so many motors. Hobbyking is selling EDF motors with built in standoffs cheaper than I can get Wicked motors made. Seems people are happy with HK EDF motors so starting to think the Wicked motors are becoming obsolete. I guess I can buy the HK motors instead and sell balanced setups instead of balanced Wicked motors setups. Not sure what to do. Feeling discouraged.
sorry to hear this don. for me 1 of the biggest issues w/ edf motors is lousy bearings...... and the h/k motors area real crap shoot in that regard. i dont know what or how u spec the bearings in your motors but they seem to be better and or the fact that u locktite the shaft to the bearing id which can be a issue w/ the loose fit on the h/k motors. as u know getting good balance results is all but impossible w/ lousy bearings and or shaft fit. my guess is u could make it work but it may go the route of some of the other things u have tried w/ less than stellar parts. the other thing w/ the hk motors , imo is they are a bit under sized .....not much in the 70-80 gram area.




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Old Aug 22, 2014, 11:36 AM
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I was looking at their motors a bit more in depth and the stator length are rather small for the 64mm stuff in my opinion. I have never had one in my hands to inspect but cheap bearings I can understand and sloppy fit causing issues. Nevertheless with sales down ~60% from two years ago people must not care about that stuff anymore as it is so cheap. I have some overruns on the way to me now but may have to discontinue some motors such as the Wicked Plus 4000 and 4400, and the regular Wicked 5400 and possibly the 6000 depending on if I can get more microfans or not but people want high blade 50mm anyhow these days. So maybe just keep the Wicked 4000 and 4800 as they are are the two most popular motors I sell.
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Old Aug 27, 2014, 06:48 PM
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One Wicked Wemo combo left!
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