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Old Jan 02, 2013, 10:35 PM
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Old Jan 02, 2013, 11:45 PM
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pitchp: I recall you recommended some tough servo for 250 that withstand crashes, do you still remember what that was? Was it KDS or MKS?
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pitchp: I recall you recommended some tough servo for 250 that withstand crashes, do you still remember what that was? Was it KDS or MKS?
thloh: My friend that was a long time ago. I can't even remember. But it's definately not the MKS stay away from that. The Turnigy 306G HV, are getting good reviews.

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thloh: My friend that was a long time ago. I can't even remember. But it's definately not the MKS stay away from that. The Turnigy 306G HV, are getting good reviews. ...
Now you got me worried. Why not MKS ones? Why clones instead? (as always I am missing something )
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Now you got me worried. Why not MKS ones? Why clones instead? (as always I am missing something )
they are not clones, specs are different. MKS 95i is known already in most forums that they break in a crash. Replacement gears are reported to be around the $12 mark. If you got the cash clicky, by all means buy an MKS 95i, and when you crash please truthfully tell us the story.
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Does anyone know how to get your messages that have been sent? I can't see what I've sent and I want to make sure I sent out the right info. I'm sure I did, but just don't see any sent messages. I'm just wondering if it's just my account. Thanks.
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Old Jan 04, 2013, 02:15 AM
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they are not clones, specs are different. MKS 95i is known already in most forums that they break in a crash. Replacement gears are reported to be around the $12 mark. If you got the cash clicky, by all means buy an MKS 95i, and when you crash please truthfully tell us the story.
I see. I'm in a dilemma now. I have 2 choices:
1. Trex250 DFC combo with all the 415M, 425M, ESC and motor
OR
2. Clone HK250, with DFC head, but with best in class servos.

I do already have a Trex250 with DFC head but not TT tail, so I don't know which to get AND they costs about the same, so I just don't know which to get (or just save up the $$$ and upgrade my PC instead )
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Does anyone know how to get your messages that have been sent? I can't see what I've sent and I want to make sure I sent out the right info. I'm sure I did, but just don't see any sent messages. I'm just wondering if it's just my account. Thanks.
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I see. I'm in a dilemma now. I have 2 choices:
1. Trex250 DFC combo with all the 415M, 425M, ESC and motor
OR
2. Clone HK250, with DFC head, but with best in class servos.

I do already have a Trex250 with DFC head but not TT tail, so I don't know which to get AND they costs about the same, so I just don't know which to get (or just save up the $$$ and upgrade my PC instead )
Upgrade the PC first!
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they are not clones, specs are different. MKS 95i is known already in most forums that they break in a crash. Replacement gears are reported to be around the $12 mark. If you got the cash clicky, by all means buy an MKS 95i, and when you crash please truthfully tell us the story.
I don't have ds95i servos but only ds95 (450 class version) and never heard problems with breaking gears. Don't know about ds95i ones. Also, I though problem was with ds95 clones having main shafts made of cheese which were breaking at first harder touch. BTW I did crashed ds95 ones a few times without much problems (one dislodged pot I fixed easily)...

I don't know anything about Turnigy 306G HV except they look like clones and hence the reason for asking...

And not everything is in cash but finding optimal solution. No need to be offensive that was just a simple question...
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Yes, I do that but nothing shows on mine account. Weird. Maybe because I'm still using the classic style, who knows.

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guys anyone here know what ever happen to Helismackdown? They seem to have stopped their events. I really liked it.

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Upgrade the PC first!
That's what I was thinking too, since I already have the 250 and 2nd one will just have the same performance as the one I have!!!
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That's what I was thinking too, since I already have the 250 and 2nd one will just have the same performance as the one I have!!!
yeah get a good PC. then consider better electronics for your new 250. Just remember with the align esc your going to need an external BEC.
Do your research.
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