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Old Jul 25, 2010, 01:20 PM
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Tech One foamies

Has anybody had any experience with these, in particular the malibu 2 and the yak 54? I am looking into them ans I am wondering if they are any good. They seem to be sturdy and light as well as cheap, plus their pre-printed. Any thoughts?
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Old Jul 25, 2010, 05:15 PM
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You wont go wrong with any of the Techone kits. They are first class in every way.
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Old Jul 26, 2010, 11:02 AM
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I have the Techone EPP Angel, it flies nice at low speeds. It is the one with the full airfoil wings and fuselage, not flat-plate. The wings on mine were slightly warped when I got it, which really limits top speed. As speed builds up the wings flex, and you lose roll control well before you hit top speed. It usually only happens in a high speed dive. As long as you stick to slow flight it is a great flier though. It's very good at knife edge, hovering, and high-alpha maneuvers.
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Old Jul 28, 2010, 07:42 PM
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I have the piaget and the mini yak - both epp foam. Nice kits and good fliers and the printed finish looks super as well. Try one!
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Old Jul 29, 2010, 02:29 AM
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Convertion that i make from Piaget to Yak55 for my flying buddy who wanted to learn 3D. AUW less battery only 170g......

Spec as below;

Himodel C2204-1500kv 26g
Himodel ESC 12amp
JWS Pico 6.5g 0.8kg 0.12sec aileron
JWS Pico 5.7g 0.53kg 0.09sec Rudder
JWS Pico 5.4g 0.7kg 0.12sec Elevator
Prop JWS 9050
Bateri 2s 460mah Nano-tech 25C 30g (AUW 196g)
Bateri 2s 850mah Nano-tech 25C 50g (AUW 220g)
Hitec Optima 6 2.4Ghz 14g

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Old Aug 06, 2010, 03:52 PM
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Http://www.84hobby.com has Techone...

Http://www.84hobby.com has Techone Piaget-EPP, Techone Pulama and Techone Energy in stock.
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