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Old Jan 23, 2013, 10:06 PM
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oh yeah and dle came out with a 60 twin cylinder if nobody knew lol
DLE is awesome...
manuel isn't worth is wieght in donkey turds, but they run perfect right out of the box with no adjustments.
plus you can just send em back to tower hobbies if you break it
I have the 20 and the 111, my buddy has the new 35RA but nothing to put it on, his kitbuit was too tail havy to use it. I have seen the 55 out at the field and it is good as well
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Old Jan 23, 2013, 10:18 PM
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I am biased towards the 1.5 meters, they are so much better for performance. I have not heard of the solo dlg. And dan i guess you could build your own, but you would need to be very good if you wanted to have good flight characteristics.
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Old Jan 23, 2013, 10:20 PM
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Oh and if you want a nice mini dlg get an x ray micro dlg. Get it from skipmillermodels. They are very good
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 05:20 AM
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I am biased towards the 1.5 meters, they are so much better for performance. I have not heard of the solo dlg. And dan i guess you could build your own, but you would need to be very good if you wanted to have good flight characteristics.
No I mean building one from a kit/ARF like you find today on most places, not a scratchbuild LOL



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Old Jan 24, 2013, 06:43 AM
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Is there any way to fix an electric motor thats not working cuz of water??
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 06:57 AM
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Is there any way to fix an electric motor thats not working cuz of water??
let it dry.
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 07:00 AM
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let it dry.
How long? Been a few months.. Lol
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 07:03 AM
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How long? Been a few months.. Lol
oh. well then i camt help!
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 07:30 AM
3D, 1D at a time!
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I think I've made a final decision.... I think I'll stick with what I have, until I buy my car, then I'll go 50cc

Edit... Idk... Lol
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 09:52 AM
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How long? Been a few months.. Lol
Brushed or brushless? If it's brushed it might need the brushes cleaned/replaced. If it's brushless, may need to be rewound. Motors can run fine in water but they will rust if not dried properly. I always dry the brushed motor on my rustler with an air compressor.
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 10:22 AM
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No I mean building one from a kit/ARF like you find today on most places, not a scratchbuild LOL



Dan
Yeah i built my topsky from a kit, you can really make them turn out nicely.
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 01:19 PM
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is this good? http://www.skipmillermodels.com/Tops...ini_topsky.htm
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 02:00 PM
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Is there any way to fix an electric motor thats not working cuz of water??
My guess is that it's ruined...
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 02:04 PM
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I have seen it. Get the one with ailerons, it can be fun for aerobatics. They are pretty fun just to mess around with, but it will be challanging to thermal. The topsky 1c on that website was my 2nd ever plane, it is really nice for how much it costs
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 02:11 PM
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Brushed or brushless? If it's brushed it might need the brushes cleaned/replaced. If it's brushless, may need to be rewound. Motors can run fine in water but they will rust if not dried properly. I always dry the brushed motor on my rustler with an air compressor.
Its brushless
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