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Old May 18, 2014, 09:52 PM
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Hope this works.
Mini Contender (2 min 13 sec)
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Old Sep 17, 2014, 03:46 PM
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Just flew mine with stock setup on 3s 2200's. Anybody play around with any props other than the 9x6? Was trying to get a little more zip out of her.

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Old Sep 17, 2014, 03:53 PM
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Just flew mine with stock setup on 3s 2200's. Anybody play around with any props other than the 9x6? Was trying to get a little more zip out of her.

JC

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Did you calibrate your esc? It should be plenty zippy with the rimfire 10 and a 9x6.
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Old Sep 17, 2014, 04:38 PM
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I second that. Plenty of zip set up with the recommended motor and prop.
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Old Sep 17, 2014, 05:49 PM
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Just flew mine with stock setup on 3s 2200's. Anybody play around with any props other than the 9x6? Was trying to get a little more zip out of her.

JC

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Try APC 8x8E. It will give you about 10mph more speed with a little less vertical authority. I know from testing that Turnigy Nanotech battery produces about 10% more power than the Electrifly.

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Old Oct 17, 2014, 08:52 AM
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Anybody that put theirs in NAVY scheme have the USAF wing decal left over? I have one that's coming off. Just need the one...

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Old Oct 17, 2014, 09:18 AM
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I have had several Contenders. Have all sorts of extra parts. Have the U S A F and the stars & bars decals.
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Old Oct 17, 2014, 07:57 PM
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Sent you a PM!!

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Old Oct 18, 2014, 02:27 PM
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This is such a pleasent docile plane to fly. I think the rimfire .10 is a perfect match. I really wish TF would I troduce a larger brother e version, I'd be in line to buy.
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