|Apr 07, 2011, 05:18 PM|
United States, NY, Lyndonville
Joined Mar 2011
A few dumb questions
I have a big lama,syma 107, and a double horse 9053. The big lama I got last summer...no prior helicopter experience except riding in them & jumping out into unpleasant situations. 5 minutes after the ups guy pulled up & handed me the lama I was bouncing it off my kitchen ceiling, I put it away & got back to my real life. Over the winter I had more time to experiment and began smashing into most of the walls and ceilings in my house. I have recently bought the other 2 and feel comfortable with the syma 107, the double horse volitation and I after a few semi-sucessful hovers took a walk outside on what I thought was a calm enough day & before I could say "oh sh-t!....it was 100 feet in the air & heading for the lake ( I live on the shore of Lake Ontario), I got it down reasonably soft (broke the skids) & realized this thing had no "balls" unlike the big lama. The extremely light breeze was taking it to Toronto, so anyway...what exactly is a 400 or 450 class helicopter & where is a good place to get parts? X-heli always seems to be out of stock.
Thanks for any basic advice
|Apr 07, 2011, 06:03 PM|
On your Bol just hop on to the Bol thread here and go for it. The guys there have tons of experience and lots of advice and resources. The 400-450 size is considered a mini overall and anything under its size is considered a micro.
|Apr 07, 2011, 06:08 PM|
Joined Mar 2010
The basic problem you are having is getting your copters swapped: Three chan's are indoor-only, unless it is dead as a doornail out.
The LAMA needs room for you to get better at needing less room to fly it. Out door-only, unless it you have access to a really BIG indoors.
Killbucket only flies indoors.
I think Xheli needs to review their policy of keeping unavailable items listed.
The 9100's been listed there since day one, but I had to go elsewhere to get one, that same day.
It makes them look less than responsible if it's low stock at issue, and makes them look dishonest otherwise.
I just plain don't bother to look at their site anymore, because so many times, I've seen "out of stock" under something current and interesting...to all of us...HM.
|Apr 08, 2011, 07:06 AM|
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