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Old Feb 14, 2013, 08:06 PM
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good work.
It can take a good flogging because it's so light. Ive crashed mine 30 times while learning to flip and never even changed the blades from the stock ones
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Old Feb 14, 2013, 10:08 PM
Today's forecast: Summer
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Sounds about right. I just got caught in the jet stream from the AC vent. Blew across the room, into the window, off the side of the TV, narrowly missed a couple planes on the floor. Totally fine.
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Old Feb 21, 2013, 12:28 PM
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Howdy:

Is this merely similar to (electronics & guts-wise) the The Hubsan X4 H107 / Traxxas QR-1 or identical to them? Those two are the same critter. AUW is the same fo rall, 1.1oz.

I was hesitating buying any of these buggers because I wanted to use my own Spekrum DX6i Tx, but the Anylink doo-hickey/parasite Tx makes it much more interesting and puts the Heli-Max at the front of hte pack.
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Old Feb 23, 2013, 11:28 AM
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It's larger than the Traxxas by a bit. Doesn't appear to be the same as the Hubsan, through I haven't seen one in person.
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Old Mar 01, 2013, 04:35 PM
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Hi Guys. I have been flying for years, but never a helicopter. Need help setting up my Futaba 6EXP for the 1SQ. I guess I need to help with swashplate and gyro.
Thanks Henry
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Old Mar 21, 2013, 03:03 PM
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This thing is pretty amazing for the price and its size. I recommend flying it over grass because it is practically impossible to break there. My controller board malfunctioned shortly after I purchased mine but Heli-Max replaced it free of charge; great customer service!
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Old Mar 27, 2013, 10:36 AM
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What flight times did you get with this? Is the battery 'custom' or is it easily replaced with after market batteries?
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Old Mar 27, 2013, 10:57 AM
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battery in the review was the stock pack. Flight times are average, around 6 to 7 minutes.
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Old Apr 28, 2013, 11:50 PM
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I just picked up one at SEFF this past weekend. What a BLAST!!! I'm so hooked now I'm ready to get a bigger quad!!

Absolutely another one of those "bang for the buck" items.
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Old May 12, 2013, 02:32 PM
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My friend just bought this thing and it wont even fly it just flips the second you give it any power. Some times when it does get into the air (10% of the time) It will fly alittle and then just flip randomly. Hes using the Transmitter that came in the RTF package i hope its just a simple setting error. I own a v939 (a clone) and flys great and im very surpised this thing being a heli-max and costing 100$ wont even get into the air
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Old May 12, 2013, 02:41 PM
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Sounds like gyro gain, Have you adjusted it down to tame it?
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Old May 12, 2013, 03:02 PM
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ive lowered the rates but ive not figured out how to adjust the gyro
This is the same problem hes having http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showt...&highlight=1sq
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Old May 12, 2013, 05:37 PM
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adjusting the gyro gain is in the manual. Check it out.
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Old Jun 24, 2013, 01:12 AM
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Hi I have the any link hooked up to my DX7 and it will not bind with my 1SQ. I had in at first for about 2 minuts and then no more. I did every thing like I did before but will not bind.
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Old Dec 29, 2013, 09:44 PM
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Fun to fly, but...

Just got the 1SQ V-cam for Christmas. For less than $100 you get a lot. I cracked the canopy on my first flight, but who cares about that? I removed the canopy and discovered that the antenna was barely attached by two strands and fell off when I was examining it. I resoldered it and put a dab of epoxy on top. Today a minor crash on grass shattered the left front boom. I'm waiting for more epoxy to dry now. I think all of these issues were flukes. I'm wondering if longer booms would increase stability?
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